Regional business awards


Two Sun Peaks businesses have recently been recognized as finalists in regional industry awards. Local building contractor, Meranti Developments, has been honoured with both silver and gold awards at the seventh annual Keystone Awards sponsored by the Canadian Home Builders Association (CHBA), Central Interior, held Oct. 1 in Kamloops. The … [Read more...]

Municipal council nominations


The Sun Peaks Mountain Resort Municipality (SPMRM) is holding its next local government election on Nov. 19. Anyone interested in running for council must complete the nomination documents available from the municipal office, and submit their candidacy to the chief election officer between 9 a.m. on Oct. 4 and 4 p.m. on Oct. 14. To qualify for … [Read more...]

Six new break and enters reported

Sun Peaks residents should be aware that six break and enters have been reported to the RCMP. These were believed to have occurred overnight Oct. 5 in the 5000 block of Sun Peaks Rd. Suspects entered the residences by prying open back windows of the units & were targeting flat screen TVs. Residents are reminded to report any suspicious … [Read more...]