Borrowing bylaw drafted to aid council’s upcoming payments


A new bylaw was proposed that will allow the Sun Peaks municipality to borrow up to $800,000 on short notice for 2011. Called the Revenue Anticipation Borrowing Bylaw, it was drafted to help the municipality make upcoming payments prior to taxes being fully collected. The proposed bylaw has been approved by council to undergo three … [Read more...]

You only succeed if you try

On the eve of game six of the Stanley Cup finals, I became acutely aware of something about human nature that I find really quite interesting. Even though they lost that game, the Vancouver Canucks made it to game seven and have a chance to win the Stanley Cup, at home nonetheless, for the first time in 40 years. But instead of people saying “wow”, … [Read more...]

Retro Rock Concert weekend


Catch your favourite tribute bands at Sun Peaks Resort during the Retro Rock Concert Weekend. In its second year, the event will be held Aug. 12 to 14 at the Village Square and will feature songs by AC/DC, Bon Jovi, Led Zeppelin, ZZ Top and The Tragically Hip. New this year is a Rolling Stones tribute band. The live music performances are all … [Read more...]