Local Business

National Forest Week: Province to work with communities on wildfire recovery

Ministry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development is assuming leadership

  • Sep 25th, 2017

Forest Practices Board releases annual report

Topics reported range from maintenance of a forest service road, to protection of visual quality

  • Sep 24th, 2017

Wells Gray Community Forest appreciates efforts by firefighters

With the hard work of these fire crews no community forest land-base was lost

  • Sep 22nd, 2017

Wreckmaster holds tow truck training in Clearwater

Weekend session at On Call Services covers Towing Class 6/7: heavy duty applications

Repaving park road

Workers repave Clearwater Valley Road – the main route to Wells Gray Park

Milobar talks recovery

MLA Peter Milobar meets with Clearwater and area tourism operators

New downtown Kelowna hotel unveiled


    High Road: Coffee and chocolate


      New casino opens its doors


        Top 10 steps to prepare your business for evacuation

        If you are on evacuation alert or think you will be, there are important steps to consider

        • Jul 23rd, 2017

        COFI launches second annual community photo contest

        Photos can be submitted in three thematic areas: Live, Work and Play

        • Jul 21st, 2017

        Credit unions object to new federal advisory

        The federal government could lay criminal charges for using the terms “bank,” “banker,” or “banking”

        • Jul 20th, 2017

        Worker killed in accident at Domtar’s Kamloops pulp mill

        One worker died and the other “has been treated and is under observation”

        • Jul 7th, 2017

        Sears to close Aberdeen Mall store in Kamloops

        On Thursday, June 22, Sears announced the closure of 59 stores nationwide

        Electric boat uses renewable energy

        Clearwater Lake Tours uses electric boat in Wells Gray Park

        United Steelworkers go to Washington, DC

        Canadian forestry workers tell U.S. officials: A fair softwood agreement is a negotiated one

        • Jun 16th, 2017

        Steelworkers return from Washington

        Everyone wants a negotiated softwood settlement between Canada and the United States but path forward is unclear

        • Jun 15th, 2017

        Photo: Businesses display at Expo

        Second annual North Thompson Business Expo featured a wide variety of vendors

        Tourism industry making progress

        Reports sound positive during Tourism Wells Gray's annual general meeting

        Workplace trends affecting administrative professionals

        Administrative professionals have seen their roles evolve in the changing face of office employment