A new way to get news

For years media has faced changes in readership, pay models, advertising and more. Newsrooms throughout B.C. and across Canada have faced layoffs as publishers...

Thanks given to helpers

In early November, I was involved in car crash while driving to Kamloops. At the time, I was only a few kilometres out of...

Science, skiing and Sun Peaks

There has always been a connection between snow sports and science. It’s not uncommon for “snow geeks” to slide into deep and meaningful technical...

Shame on shaming

When online posts go too far Welcome to the first installment of my six part series on everything that’s wrong with local Facebook groups, including...

Narrowing it down – Top 3 all time days

Hi, my name is Ron Betts, and I’m a ski-aholic. Luckily, my addiction hasn’t had too many adverse effects. In fact, the opposite is...