Season pass holders to save at Whistler


Sun Peaks season pass holders for 2014-15 are set to benefit from a new reciprocal pass agreement to save 50 per cent off the window ticket rate when skiing at Whistler Blackcomb. Aidan Kelly, director of sales and marketing at Sun Peaks Resort Corporation (SPRC), said he was excited about the new agreement. “We wanted to add value to our … [Read more...]

Leave the technology inside and just play

Young Boy (8-10) Sitting on a Couch Playing a Video Game

Dear Dr. Renaud: My kids don’t know how to play. They play with their tech toys but without them they don’t know what to do with themselves. They complain they’re bored and with summer break here I don’t know what to do with them. I hate the idea that they’ll just sit with their faces in their gadgets. At wit’s end mom Dear wit’s end mom: Your … [Read more...]

Provincial grants assist municipal infrastructure


Sun Peaks Mountain Resort Municipality (SPMRM) recently received just under $150,000 from the provincial government’s Strategic Community Invest Fund (SCIF). The funding, which has been assisting Sun Peaks’ municipality for the past 3 years, is an integral part of the communities “status quo” according the Rob Bremner, chief administrative office … [Read more...]