Lachlan Labere

Fundraiser to help out-of-work Skyline Truck Stop employees

A fundraising effort is underway to help employees of the Skyline Truck Stop through difficult times ahead

November public meeting to reveal plans for Bruhn Bridge

District may get saddled with more than it can afford

Polling results add fuel to federal election race

A sudden proliferation of local polling results offer more for North Okanagan-Shuswap voters to ponder before the Oct. 19 federal election

Local poll reflects tight race in North Okangan-Shuswap

While the Liberals currently appear to have the edge in national polls, the NDP appears to have a slight lead in the North Okanagan-Shuswap.

Candidates tackle hot topics

A mix of local and national issues were tackled by the North Okanagan-Shuswap riding’s electoral hopefuls

Group hopes to aid strategic voting

Federal election: Local poll information may help voters make decisions at the ballot box

Offering an alternative

Profile: Chris George represents the Green Party.

Doctor search still unsuccessful

The allure of the Lower Mainland is one factor keeping doctors from choosing to locate in rural communities like Sicamous – and Kelowna

Still seeking answers

Missing person: Seven years later, family and friends don’t know what happened to René Nolette

Inspired by celebrity

Painting: Artist puts her stamp on well-known faces.

Filmmaker soars above city

Nathan Pawluck has logged about 30 hours flying time over the past five months though his feet haven’t left the ground

Furniture enhances history

For the 38 years Shaffer has owned her Salmon Arm residence, she’s always thought of it as the Ball family home

City helps get garden growing

A $2,500-plus contribution from city council initiatives will serve as seed money to get a proposed community garden up and running.

Airport looks to extend runway

Future development at Salmon Arm’s airport is ready for takeoff with the recent completion of an airport development plan.

Home variances rejected

Willow Cove property owners will have to redesign their retirement home after having their requested variances denied by city council.

Visitors shifting to digital info

Growing dependence on social media for travel needs may require more of a virtual presence for Salmon Arm’s Visitor Information Centre.

Pole down

Salmon Arm firefighters responded to a fallen hydro pole Wednesday

Elks camp to expand uses

The B.C. Elks Association is seeking the city’s support to broaden its community offerings at Camp Elkcanoe.

Candidates off and running

The race to the Oct. 19 federal election has begun.

Funds needed for water plant

The city will be spending $53,000 sooner than expected on the water treatment plant.