Finding your fit for Nordic skis

bruce mitchell photo

If you’re looking to pick up some classic Nordic skis this season, there are several key factors you’ll want to consider. All classic skis are designed for kicking and gliding in a forward linear motion. You need to look for classic skis that fit your personal interests, abilities, characteristics, and goals. Skis built for classic ski walking on … [Read more...]

East meets West in Cirque du Soleil production

Cirque 01 - Photo by Mark Delong

Canada’s internationally renowned Cirque du Soleil will arrive in Kamloops from December 24 to 28 to perform their Asian-infused production, Dralion. The show’s name is derived from the dragon, symbolizing Eastern culture, and the lion, symbolizing the west. Julie Desmarais, touring publicist for Dralion, said Sun Peaks residents would be … [Read more...]

Rescued kittens find new homes

Stray Kitten

A trio of stray kittens were rescued by some caring Sun Peaks residents over the past few weeks — and have now gone onto loving homes in time for Christmas. Stephanie Avery, finance manager for Tourism Sun Peaks, was at work in early October when colleagues noticed a stray cat with a litter of six kittens in the bush at the north-end of the … [Read more...]