Cleaning house


I hate to admit it wasn’t that much of a shock to me that after more than 80 years reporting community news, sports, obits, and ads the Kamloops Daily News (KDN) announced that it was no longer publishing a daily newspaper. Online competition, increased costs, decreased advertising revenue and market trends are just a few of the tag words used in … [Read more...]

Build it and they will come


Like any resort-based community, the pulse of Sun Peaks is dependent upon people from around the globe coming to the community, enjoying themselves while here and upon leaving, telling their friends what a fabulous time they had. They could be here for skiing, biking, a winter wine festival, a summer adventure race or just a weekend away. They … [Read more...]

Think, shop, buy Sun Peaks

We’ve all heard of the 100-mile diet and other such initiatives that are geared towards making people think about where their daily food comes from. Now many people wouldn’t think to buy fruits or vegetables they didn’t know the source of or didn’t come from their community. They’d never deign to buy something like a mandarin orange that’s … [Read more...]