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Shuswap MLA Greg Kyllo's constituency information sign seen along Highway 1 in Canoe on Thursday

Constituency signs removed amid confusion

Shuswap MLA Greg Kyllo's highway signs criticized as misleading.

Shuswap MLA Greg Kyllo's constituency information sign seen along Highway 1 in Canoe on Thursday
Sicamous Coun. Malcolm Makayev listens as town manager Evan Parliament responds to a question during a town hall meeting on the proposed Bruhn Bridge replacement options held in the Eagle River Secondary gym on Tuesday

Opinions divided on bridge options

Bruhn Bridge replacement project not expected to proceed until 2019 or 2020.

Sicamous Coun. Malcolm Makayev listens as town manager Evan Parliament responds to a question during a town hall meeting on the proposed Bruhn Bridge replacement options held in the Eagle River Secondary gym on Tuesday
A summary of the recent public engagement  on the proposed Bruhn Bridge replacement options shows the five-lane Option 2 as having the most support.

Public favours five-lane option to replace Bruhn Bridge.

B.C. government releases results of public engagement exercise on Sicamous bridge replacement options.

A summary of the recent public engagement  on the proposed Bruhn Bridge replacement options shows the five-lane Option 2 as having the most support.
WakeRide BC comes to Sicamous this summer.

Wakeboard event coming to Sicamous

The annual professional wakeboard competition will make its inaugural run in Sicamous this year.

WakeRide BC comes to Sicamous this summer.
School District #83 trustee Mike McKay has offered an alternative to closing Parkview Elementary that will be up for discussion following the Feb. 14 school board meeting at Eagle River Secondary

Alternative to closure considered for Parkview Elementary

Trustee suggests dividing Sicamous schools by Grades K-5 and 6-12.

School District #83 trustee Mike McKay has offered an alternative to closing Parkview Elementary that will be up for discussion following the Feb. 14 school board meeting at Eagle River Secondary

Opinion: Time to put politics aside

The second largest country in the world suddenly seems very small as vigils are being planned nationwide

Salmon Arm's SASCU Recreation Centre will continue to keep its name.

Recreation centre to keep name

The recreation centre in Salmon Arm will continue to be called the Salmon Arm Savings and Credit Union Recreation Centre.

Salmon Arm's SASCU Recreation Centre will continue to keep its name.
The City of Salmon Arm will be studying traffic volumes at 5th Ave SE and 5th St. SE .

City to investigate intersection complaints

The City of Salmon Arm will be counting cars on Fifth Street and Fifth Avenue SE to determine the best plan for traffic.

The City of Salmon Arm will be studying traffic volumes at 5th Ave SE and 5th St. SE .
William and Katie Souza hold their new son

Shuswap’s New Year’s baby surprises parents

Nathaniel Souza’s early arrival to the world has earned him the honour of being the Shuswap’s New Year’s Baby.

William and Katie Souza hold their new son
n Head librarian Eileen Veideman delights young members of the Sicamous Parents and Tots group with one of her favourite books.

Librarian ready for new adventure

However the Sicamous library has changed over the past 33 years, one constant has been Eileen Veideman’s love for reading books to children.

n Head librarian Eileen Veideman delights young members of the Sicamous Parents and Tots group with one of her favourite books.
Head librarian Eileen Veideman delights young members of the Sicamous Parents and Tots group with one of her favourite books.

After 33 years, head librarian ready to turn the page

Eileen Veideman to retire in February, but will continue to be a regular at the Sicamous library.

Head librarian Eileen Veideman delights young members of the Sicamous Parents and Tots group with one of her favourite books.
Sicamous RCMP respond to multiple motor-vehicle incidents on the Trans-Canada Highway over the snowy weekend.

Police see multiple collisions on Highway 1 during snowy weekend

Sicamous RCMP respond to six motor-vehicle collisions over the weekend, though none involving serious injuries.

Sicamous RCMP respond to multiple motor-vehicle incidents on the Trans-Canada Highway over the snowy weekend.
Sicamous residents view the three options for the replacement of the Bruhn Bridge presented at the Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure’s recent community information meeting.

Sicamous council requests extension on bridge decision

Sicamous council asks province for more time to make a decision on a replacement for the Bruhn Bridge

Sicamous residents view the three options for the replacement of the Bruhn Bridge presented at the Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure’s recent community information meeting.
The Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure's Jennifer Fraser answers questions from Fred Busch during the ministry's community engagement meeting on options to replace the Bruhn Bridge held at the recreation centre on Nov. 15.

Sicamous mayor addresses Main Street bridge misinformation

Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure host open house on proposed options for Bruhn Bridge replacement.

The Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure's Jennifer Fraser answers questions from Fred Busch during the ministry's community engagement meeting on options to replace the Bruhn Bridge held at the recreation centre on Nov. 15.
Malakwa firefighters arrived on the scene of a residential fire in the 5100 block of the Trans-Canada Highway Wednesday evening to find the home on the property fully engulfed. No one was injured in the blaze.

Malakwa and Sicamous firefighters knock out residential blaze, home lost

Fire department continue to investigate cause of Nov. 16 fire.

Malakwa firefighters arrived on the scene of a residential fire in the 5100 block of the Trans-Canada Highway Wednesday evening to find the home on the property fully engulfed. No one was injured in the blaze.
Installation: Workers install one of the Wyssen towers in Three Valley Gap on Friday

Avalanche control system to help keep traffic moving

A new remote avalanche control system will be operational this winter in Three Valley Gap

Installation: Workers install one of the Wyssen towers in Three Valley Gap on Friday
Snaggletooth the llama photographed running along Cambie-Solsqua Road during his escape from Willow Mist Farm.

Search for llama on the lam

At the beginning of October, Stephenson picked up four rescue llamas from a friend in Canoe for her Willow Mist Farm on Cambie-Solsqua Road.

Snaggletooth the llama photographed running along Cambie-Solsqua Road during his escape from Willow Mist Farm.

Woman in stolen truck causes collision

A 29-year-old Red Deer, Alta. woman received more than 100 days jail time after causing a motor-vehicle accident

Chase RCMP report

Alberta woman jailed after causing accident on Hwy. 97 in stolen truck

Twenty-nine-year-old Brittany Pettit pleads guilty to possession of stolen property, failure to stop at the scene of an accident.

Chase RCMP report
Sharon Thibodeau gets distracted by the action on the ice while taking photos the Sicamous Eagles during play against the 100 Mile House Wranglers.

Photographer shoots to give team wings

Sharon Thibodeau may not know everything there is to know about hockey…

Sharon Thibodeau gets distracted by the action on the ice while taking photos the Sicamous Eagles during play against the 100 Mile House Wranglers.