Countdown begins to Tod Mountain’s Golden Anniversary at Sun Peaks Resort


On November 18, 1961, the Burfield Chairlift began turning for the first time, taking skiers up to the peak of Tod Mountain to access the steep and challenging terrain. At that time, the Burfield lift was the longest chairlift in North America. 50 years later, Tod Mountain has developed into the world class destination known as Sun Peaks Resort, … [Read more...]

Donations aid local charity, build teamwork


Red Cross Canada has recently launched an online fundraising campaign that allows people to participate by volunteering their services in exchange for a donation, or donating money for a service. Called The Volunteer Market, the campaign launched in the beginning of March for Red Cross month in Nova Scotia. So far, it’s already earned over 100 … [Read more...]

Pancakes and hot cars served up at Heffley Creek’s upcoming Show ‘n Shine

Photo by Kamloops Vintage Car Club

The Heffley Creek Community Recreation Association (HCCRA) is hosting a Show ‘n Shine and Pancake Brunch on Sunday, May 15 at the Heffley Creek Hall. The event runs from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. NASCAR racer Jason White and CASCAR racer Bobby Mears will have their race cars on display in addition to several vintage cars at the event. Owners of vintage … [Read more...]