Winter art workshops a success

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Art Zone Sun Peaks has been keeping active this winter, offering a series of workshops designed to showcase, share, and develop local talents. Art Zone held two successful workshops in January, a life writing workshop and an acrylic painting workshop, hosted by Ruth Wiebe and Liz Derksen, and a popular Habotai silk scarf workshop in February, run … [Read more...]

Who Dunnit fundraiser for Art Zone

Who Dunnit

Art Zone Sun Peaks will hold an anonymous artwork fundraiser from March 7 to 14, featuring up to 60 works of art from a diverse range of artists. Artists who’ve signed up for the Who Dunnit exhibition will each submit an unsigned artwork on an 8x8 inch canvas. Buyers will only discover the true identity of the artist on purchase. Each piece will … [Read more...]

Richmond murder victim a former Sun Peaks resident

Alex Renney

Murder investigators have released the name of the body found in Richmond on Monday, February 23. Alex Renney, 20, a former Sun Peaks resident, was found dead at about 6 a.m. by an employee arriving for work on River Road, between No. 6 and No. 7 roads. According to the police’s Integrated Homicide Investigation Team (IHIT), Renney was last seen … [Read more...]