Richmond murder victim a former Sun Peaks resident

Alex Renney

Murder investigators have released the name of the body found in Richmond on Monday, February 23. Alex Renney, 20, a former Sun Peaks resident, was found dead at about 6 a.m. by an employee arriving for work on River Road, between No. 6 and No. 7 roads. According to the police’s Integrated Homicide Investigation Team (IHIT), Renney was last seen … [Read more...]

Sporting infrastructure a focus for Municipality


Sun Peaks Mountain Resort Municipality will prioritize the completion of the full-sized ice rink and the development of the soccer and softball fields throughout 2015. Mayor Al Raine said the outdoor ice rink would be completed in time for the 2015-16 winter season, after the municipality was recently granted the title for the 4.5 hectares of land … [Read more...]

Snowmobile concerns prompt big turnout


More than 40 members of the public attended the Sun Peaks Mountain Resort Municipality meeting on January 19 to discuss their thoughts on a draft bylaw proposal regulating the use of snowmobiles within the municipality boundaries. Mayor Al Raine said the municipality had been looking into a bylaw at the request of Sun Peaks Resort Corporation, … [Read more...]