Cleaning house

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I hate to admit it wasn’t that much of a shock to me that after more than 80 years reporting community news, sports, obits, and ads the Kamloops Daily News (KDN) announced that it was no longer publishing a daily newspaper. Online competition, increased costs, decreased advertising revenue and market trends are just a few of the tag words used in … [Read more...]

Build it and they will come

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Like any resort-based community, the pulse of Sun Peaks is dependent upon people from around the globe coming to the community, enjoying themselves while here and upon leaving, telling their friends what a fabulous time they had. They could be here for skiing, biking, a winter wine festival, a summer adventure race or just a weekend away. They … [Read more...]

Music Diva moves on

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The expression “all good things must come to an end” is apt as SPIN has to announce that freelancer, environmental writer and music diva, Rikki MacCuish, will no longer be writing regularly for the newsmagazine. MacCuish moved to Sun Peaks in 2007 and began writing for SPIN shortly thereafter. Over the years she’s interviewed some big names and … [Read more...]