Spotlight – Darcy Franklin

Although Darcy Franklin is known for his custom home building work in Sun Peaks, many roads were travelled to get him where he is...

Local firefighters focus on an ounce of prevention

Prevention is better than cure. Erasmus said it in the 15th century, and when Benjamin Franklin was organizing Philadelphia’s Union Fire Company in 1736,...

The Emmy Awards of construction go to Meranti

For people in every industry there are awards that highlight success and achievement. The Oscars are to the movie industry what the Emmys are to...

Green home designs for local landscapes

Ascent Systems Technologies (AST) recently tasked students in Thompson Rivers University’s Architecture and Technology Department to come up with a “sustainable green home” design...

Security at Sun Peaks: New security presence in town

Sun Peaks Municipality’s request for proposal for a local security presence at Sun Peaks has been contracted to Village Security Services. The company, owned by...