Bring back the old Burfield Tunnel Jump

Dear editor: While riding up the Sundance chair recently, I couldn't help but notice the young kids going off some pretty big features in the terrain park. It all seemed safe, organized and competent and it got me thinking about the old Burfield Tunnel Jump which was cancelled decades ago for insurance liability reasons. Given what is going on … [Read more...]

What now?


Here we are again at the start of a new year. Although it’s a somewhat arbitrary point in time, depending on what calendar you observe, it provides us with an opportunity to see things differently, to change our “lenses” . . . to take an honest look at our lives. Every year many of us create lists of “should’s” or “want to’s”, often … [Read more...]

Municipality presents five-year budget plan


The Sun Peaks municipal council is inviting members of the public to attend a public input session on Saturday, Feb. 26 at the Burfield Lodge starting at 3 p.m. The council will be presenting the preliminary budget estimates for fiscal years 2011 to 2015 at the meeting comprised of the capital and operating budget. Input and requests from … [Read more...]