Young wrestler wins gold


The Western Canada Summer Games held last month revealed a very strong team of upcoming wrestlers from B.C. including Sun Peaks’ Alize Perriard-Abdoh. With scores of 4-0 and 3-1 with a pin, Perriard was awarded the gold medal after beating her opponent from Manitoba in the 46 kg category. Perriard says the win was a surprise for her, and … [Read more...]

Locals share their favourite recipes in Sun Peaks cookbook


If there’s one thing that Sun Peaks resident Terri Reed learned about the culinary taste of people in Sun Peaks, it’s that they like meat and sweets. “It’s funny, the biggest volume of recipes, I thought would be appetizers, but it wasn’t,” pondered Reed. “It was meats and desserts. . . people do like meat up here.” Reed recently published A … [Read more...]

Residents speak up on using dog leashes


A proposed animal control bylaw in Sun Peaks is eliciting various reactions from dog owners in the community. The Sun Peaks Municipal council introduced the initial draft and passed two readings of the Animal Control Bylaw No. 0018, 2011 at the council meeting last Aug. 15. A significant portion of the proposed bylaw’s content is related to dog … [Read more...]