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Sicamous residents Cathy and Ernie Baynes will celebrate their 72nd anniversary on September 2, 2022. (Lachlan Labere-Salmon Arm Observer)

‘Could be we tolerate each other’: Shuswap couple to celebrate 72nd anniversary

Humour part of the glue that’s kept Cathy and Ernie Baynes together

  • Aug 18, 2022
Sicamous residents Cathy and Ernie Baynes will celebrate their 72nd anniversary on September 2, 2022. (Lachlan Labere-Salmon Arm Observer)
The roof of St. Alban’s Church hall in Ashcroft was replaced in 2019 (pictured), and the church itself is set to get a new roof and steeple this fall. (Photo credit: Barbara Roden)

St. Alban’s Church in Ashcroft is planning a roof-raising party

Volunteers to help install a new roof on the church are now being sought

  • Aug 17, 2022
The roof of St. Alban’s Church hall in Ashcroft was replaced in 2019 (pictured), and the church itself is set to get a new roof and steeple this fall. (Photo credit: Barbara Roden)
Stress is inevitable, but manageable. (Photo credit: Nick Youngson)

Taking care of mind, body, and spirit essential to manage stress

By Elvenia Gray-Sandiford Everyone experiences stress to some degree. Our responses to…

  • Aug 17, 2022
Stress is inevitable, but manageable. (Photo credit: Nick Youngson)
July 13, 2022 - Indigenous artist Maynard Johnny Jr. poses with one of his prints in his Duncan studio. Don Denton photo.

Spirit of reconciliation

The art of Maynard Johnny Jr.

  • Aug 17, 2022
July 13, 2022 - Indigenous artist Maynard Johnny Jr. poses with one of his prints in his Duncan studio. Don Denton photo.
THE CANADIAN PRESS/Graeme Roy

RCMP fatally shoot man near Kamloops following alleged abduction of child, woman

Another woman was found inside the suspect’s home

  • Aug 15, 2022
THE CANADIAN PRESS/Graeme Roy
Sarah Grant, Lia Crowe photography

Life.Style.Etc.

Sarah Grant, Founder & Lead Organizer, Be.neat Studio

  • Aug 12, 2022
Sarah Grant, Lia Crowe photography
Letters to the editor stock image

Letters to the Editor

A reader writes about a possible solution for the health care crisis in B.C.

  • Aug 10, 2022
Letters to the editor stock image
Mental health graphic, Pixabay

Your Wellness Matters: Flexing our mental muscles

Mental wellness is as crucial to well-being as physical health

  • Aug 10, 2022
Mental health graphic, Pixabay
Royal Inland Hospital is in downtown Kamloops, at Columbia Street and Third Avenue. (Dave Eagles/Kamloops This Week)

RCMP investigate alleged assault, racism towards Kamloops nurse

The incident is said to have taken place at Royal Inland Hospital’s ER

  • Aug 10, 2022
Royal Inland Hospital is in downtown Kamloops, at Columbia Street and Third Avenue. (Dave Eagles/Kamloops This Week)
Train Station Pub - Lia Crowe photography

Flavour train

It’s all about the flavour at Train Station Pub

  • Aug 10, 2022
Train Station Pub - Lia Crowe photography
Lenny Cabrera - Lia Crowe photography

Finding The Sweet Spot

Beauty, libations and luxury

  • Aug 8, 2022
Lenny Cabrera - Lia Crowe photography
Gord Hayes - Lia Crowe photography

Developing a winning culture

Gord Hayes surrounds himself with winners as a path to success

  • Aug 5, 2022
Gord Hayes - Lia Crowe photography
(from l) Andy May and Communities in Bloom judges Floortje Molenaar and Dustin de Jongh had a look at some of the regional trails and facilities during their recent visit to Clinton. (Photo credit: Yvette May)

Best of Clinton on display for BC Communities in Bloom judges

Judges tour town, including Clinton Creek Estates, museum, community garden, and more

  • Aug 5, 2022
(from l) Andy May and Communities in Bloom judges Floortje Molenaar and Dustin de Jongh had a look at some of the regional trails and facilities during their recent visit to Clinton. (Photo credit: Yvette May)
Soup’s On, held every Friday in St. Alban’s Anglican Church hall in Ashcroft, will not be opening on Friday, Aug. 5. (Photo credit: Barbara Roden)

Letters to the Editor

A reader writes to explain why Soup’s On will not be opening its doors on Aug. 5

  • Aug 3, 2022
Soup’s On, held every Friday in St. Alban’s Anglican Church hall in Ashcroft, will not be opening on Friday, Aug. 5. (Photo credit: Barbara Roden)
Clinton Seniors' Centre sign, 2017. Photo credit: Barbara Roden

Rockin’ and Talkin’ with the Clinton Seniors’ Association

Some light-hearted, non-strenuous exercises to keep you busy during the hot weather

  • Aug 3, 2022
Clinton Seniors' Centre sign, 2017. Photo credit: Barbara Roden
Ashcroft hospital emergency closed sign, 2016. Photo credit: Barbara Roden

Victoria Report: Solutions are needed now

Fraser-Nicola MLA Jackie Tegart says our health care system is overwhelmed and understaffed

  • Aug 3, 2022
Ashcroft hospital emergency closed sign, 2016. Photo credit: Barbara Roden
Take the time to look after yourself, so you can look after other people. (Photo credit: Madison Inouye/Pexels)

Your Wellness Matters: Tips for practising self-care

Before we can take care of others, we need to take care of ourselves

  • Aug 3, 2022
Take the time to look after yourself, so you can look after other people. (Photo credit: Madison Inouye/Pexels)
The MX-30 uses the bones of the CX-30 utility vehicle, but the MX-30’s rear doors are hinged at the back and of course the styling is different with a big front bumper and thin grille. PHOTO: MAZDA

Mazda MX-30: Is there enough to lure buyers to Mazda’s first EV?

Electric-vehicle first-timer Mazda is dipping its toe into the electric grid with…

  • Aug 3, 2022
The MX-30 uses the bones of the CX-30 utility vehicle, but the MX-30’s rear doors are hinged at the back and of course the styling is different with a big front bumper and thin grille. PHOTO: MAZDA
Wolf & Porter. Lia Crowe photography

Bringing luxury to the table

Wolf & Porter create magnificent bespoke pieces

  • Aug 3, 2022
Wolf & Porter. Lia Crowe photography
Rino Poffenroth competes in the JR Boys steer riding at the Riske Creek Little Britches Rodeo. Rino won All Around Jr Boy Cowboy for the weekend. (Photo submitted)

STANDINGS: B.C. Little Britches athletes rack up points on summer rodeo circuit

See top ten results midway through season in all categories

  • Aug 2, 2022
Rino Poffenroth competes in the JR Boys steer riding at the Riske Creek Little Britches Rodeo. Rino won All Around Jr Boy Cowboy for the weekend. (Photo submitted)