Residents in Kamloops and the surrounding area can ski or board at Sun Peaks for only a toonie and a non-perishable food item on Monday, Dec. 6. If you live in Kamloops, 100 Mile House, Merritt, Salmon Arm, Cache Creek, or anywhere within the Thompson Nicola Regional District boundary, you are eligible for Toonie Day on Monday. But this year, Toonie...
It will be three years, almost to the day, since Helen and Mark Jones set off on their climb of Mount Kilimanjaro when they begin their ascent to Mount Everest Base Camp in October. The pair was planning a trip to Africa in 2016 when they decided to hike Kilimanjaro to check it off Mark’s bucket list and wanted to...

Sip and Savour

Savour the Sun Festival inaugural event a success The Annex was abuzz Saturday, Dec. 8 for the final event of the inaugural Savour the Sun Wine Festival. The festival was a fusion of culinary creations by Sun Peaks Resort LLP’s (SPR) executive chef Hans Stierli’s team and wines from across the Oliver Osoyoos Wine Country. The focus on intimate events and...
Test your luck with a hand of poker and explore the mountain at this weekend’s Rotary Ski Poker Run. The event will take competitors on various blue and green runs as they collect five cards to complete their poker hand. “We will have five volunteers on miscellaneous blue and green runs throughout the hill. The goal is to go...
The first annual Talents and Treasures event in Whitecroft this Saturday, June 24 is ready to bring locals together to fundraise for a new playground. Michelle Smith, president of the Whitecroft Community Association, said they are focused on strengthening the community spirit of the small village and providing a space for the neighbourhood to gather. The event, from 9...