A classic in the making

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2

An era has come to a close. Last month marked the opening of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part 2. The final chapter in the Harry Potter (HP) saga has been long-awaited by HP fans. As a die-hard Pottermaniac, I was excited to see the last installment on the big screen on opening weekend. The series is record breaking in so many ways. The … [Read more...]

Gas rate increase approved for Sun Peaks


Propane cost inflation in the last two years resulted in an increase in commodity rates for residential and commercial establishments in Sun Peaks. The rate increase, which took effect last June 1, is $4 per gigajoule for all rate groups, including residential, small commercial and large commercial customers. This translates to a 12.9 per cent … [Read more...]

After quilting event, Sun Peaks Quilters are on to new project


Over 350 people attended Quilting in the Mountains at Sun Peaks Resort last month. The event attracted people not only from Kamloops and Sun Peaks, but also from as far away as Kelowna and Lillooet. The three-day event featured a trunk show and dinner with a guest quilting expert, a quilt show, a merchants’ mall and quilting classes for all … [Read more...]