March Music Madness returns for second year

March Music RIPE

Music takes centre stage again this year as March Music Madness, Sun Peaks’ celebration of live music, returns. After the success of the first event, local restaurateur and musician, Peter Ernst is excited for its return. “I believe Sun Peaks is only doing a fraction of what we can do for live entertainment,” says Ernst who’s one half of the duo, Peter and Terry, the house band performing every Friday night at … [Read more...]

Municipal medical facilities survey online

Medical survey

In the fall of 2011 a Facilities Survey was conducted by Sun Peaks Mountain Resort Municipality to determine what kinds of facilities area residents, guests, business/property owners and employees felt were required in Sun Peaks. One of the highest rated requirements was for health facilities. To determine the requirements for a health facility, a new survey has been developed, and the municipality invites public … [Read more...]

Community rallies behind Terwiel


Racing on the World Cup circuit is no small or inexpensive endeavour, but for Sun Peaks’ racer, Elli Terwiel, that burden was made much lighter thanks to the “Elli Extravaganza,” a fundraiser to help offset Terwiel’s travel and racing expenses for the remainder of the FIS World Cup racing season. As a National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) competitor, Terwiel doesn’t qualify for corporate sponsorship, nor … [Read more...]