Local Business

New grants for Clearwater and area businesses hurt by last year’s wildfires

Community Futures offers funding for marketing and training to businesses impacted by wild fires

Tips for safety near floodwaters, preparing effective sandbags

Individuals are advised to stay away from floodwaters

  • May 22, 2018
The luxury home auction returns to the Okanagan
Behind the wheel: Taxi driving is the new bartending
Behind the wheel: From stay-at-home-mom to entrepreneur
Behind the wheel: A look at who is driving the taxi industry in Kelowna

Clearwater business installs Sasquatch replica

“It’s OK, I don’t believe in you either,” says T-shirt on Bigfoot in front of Greffards/Greenscapes

Light after death: BC Hydro finds incandescent bulbs still rule in B.C. homes

From April 6 to 27, BC Hydro is offering 15 per cent off the purchase of select LED bulbs

  • Apr 17, 2018

Valemount ski resort hits delay

Construction on Valemount Glacier resort has been pushed back until the summer of 2019

Tolko gears up for processing wildfire timber in Williams Lake

Tolko spends more than $1 million at Soda Creek sawmill accommodating Douglas-fir

Taggart and Killeen depart CTV News Vancouver

Co-anchors exit news outlet amid ‘major refresh’ at station

Northern B.C. rail service is unreliable and inadequate, trade minister says

Bruce Ralston pushes federal minister of transport to ensure reliable supply of rail cars

Spruce beetle killing mid-term timber supply in Cariboo

Rapidly advancing insect threatening Cariboo supply area

  • Mar 2, 2018

Managing our community forests in the North Thompson

A study of community forests was conducted by Anne Rooban of the…

  • Feb 26, 2018

Time to celebrate Chamber of Commerce Week

Feb. 19, 2018 marks the beginning of Chamber of Commerce week in British Columbia,

  • Feb 16, 2018

Blue River ore used to test new mining process

Krupin process could make Upper Fir rare metal deposit more economic, says Commerce Resources

New committee to control invasive plants

Thompson-Nicola Invasive Plant Management Committee to manage invasive plants within TNRD

  • Feb 12, 2018

Grant helps welding program

Canadian Welding Association Foundation helps shop program at Clearwater Secondary

Protecting the working forest shields residents from wildfire

“Fuel is the only thing we can affect when it comes to fire. We can’t control weather or topography”

  • Feb 5, 2018

New committee to control invasive plants

Thompson-Nicola Invasive Plant Management Committee to manage invasive plants within TNRD

  • Feb 4, 2018

Annual allowable cut does not need to change, according to report

Only a 24-month window available for salvage logging burned wood

B.C. provides additional salvage harvest guidance

About 700,000 hectares containing merchantable timber was burned during last year’s fire season

  • Feb 1, 2018

Help build a rural development strategy for B.C.

Share your comments and ideas on rural development until 4 p.m. (Pacific time), on Feb. 28

  • Jan 29, 2018