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Getting ‘big money’ out of politics

Getting ‘big money’ out of politics

We’ve just seen the last B.C. election where “big money” rampages across…

  • May 8, 2017
Getting ‘big money’ out of politics
Trump comments fire up Kootenay lumber industry

Trump comments fire up Kootenay lumber industry

Nelson area mills are reeling following antagonistic tariff comments from the U.S. president

Trump comments fire up Kootenay lumber industry
An Elevator Race participant at Apex Mountain Resort.                                Western News file photo

New ownership at Apex Mountain Resort

Apex Mountain Resorts Partnership Ltd. has purchased all the outstanding shares of the resort

  • May 2, 2017
An Elevator Race participant at Apex Mountain Resort.                                Western News file photo
Dave Upshaw of Canoe Coffee. - Image Credit: Carmen Weld

High Road: Coffee, chocolate, local, oh my

A Kelowna chocolatier and coffee roaster are rejuvenating a forgotten block of Kelowna

Dave Upshaw of Canoe Coffee. - Image Credit: Carmen Weld
This isn’t your childhood apple juice

This isn’t your childhood apple juice

SunRype has unleashed its new ‘premium craft cider’

This isn’t your childhood apple juice
Darrell Bachmann (right) has taken a specialty technology he originally created for golf shoes to Alaska where he has found a new market for Kickspike.

Spike business kicking off again

Okanagan man finds new concept for technology that was built for a golf shoe.

Darrell Bachmann (right) has taken a specialty technology he originally created for golf shoes to Alaska where he has found a new market for Kickspike.