Bear-proof your property


Due to a rash of recently reported bear incidents in residential areas, Sun Peaks residents are advised to take extra precaution and bear-proof their homes. Last night, a bear climbed onto a deck at The Peaks and tried to get into an outdoor freezer. Another bear walked into a Burfield home after the door was left ajar. In both cases, there were … [Read more...]

May 29 is Free Dumping Day at the Heffley Creek landfill


The Thompson Nicola Regional District is opening up the Heffley Creek landfill for a Free Dumping Day on Sunday, May 29, 2011. Heffley Creek residents and people who live in surrounding areas can dispose up to $20 worth of residential waste for free. The Free Dumping Day offer only applies to residential waste. Commercial loads are subject to … [Read more...]

Artists and musicians needed for Artisan’s Square


The Kamloops Heritage Society is looking for artists and musicians who would like to take part in the Artisan’s Square to be held at Gaglardi Park (adjacent to St. Andrews on the Square in Kamloops). The Artisan Square runs every Saturday through July and August from 8:30 a.m. to noon. “The show is growing every year. We have several new … [Read more...]