Sun Peaks Fire Rescue commended for life saving first response

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The B.C. Ambulance Service (BCAS) has commended the work of the Sun Peaks Fire Rescue (SPFR) service, following an incident in February which saw a patient entering into cardiac arrest. SPFR provided CPR for more than 20 minutes and treated the patient with an automated electronic defibrillator (AED) on several occasions to save his life. An … [Read more...]

Bikinis for breast cancer

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Want to have a great day on the slopes while raising money for an important cause? The annual Bikinis for Breast Cancer event is on again in Sun Peaks on Saturday, April 4. This non-competitive fundraising event is open for women of all ages and helps to raise funds and awareness for the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation. Participants will … [Read more...]

Para-skiers set sights on Nationals and beyond

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Many of B.C.’s top para-skiers travelled to Sun Peaks to take part in a multi-day Building Our Best training camp during March to prepare for the Canadian National Championships, set to be held in Mont Sainte-Anne, Quebec, from March 26 to 29. And local athletes Pramod “Promo” Thapa, Mel Pemble and Blair Jones are generating plenty of buzz this … [Read more...]

Free concerts this weekend

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**UPDATE** The free outdoor concerts will now be held in the P3 parking lot, outside the Village Day Lodge, not slopeside. As if Sun Peaks residents weren’t enjoying enough free live music with March Music Madness, the Dew Tour AM Series have confirmed their line-up of musical talent for March 27 and 28, and it makes good on their promise to … [Read more...]

Dew Tour AM Series returns

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The Dew Tour AM Series returns to Sun Peaks on March 27 and 28 for two days of big air, killer lines and sweet tunes. North America’s top amateur competitors will battle it out, throwing down their best tricks in the Sun Peaks Terrain Park or taking to the skies in the newly added Big Air challenge as they vie for their share of the $30,000 prize … [Read more...]