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Golden Rafters To Go Ahead With Saturday Rally As Planned

The rafting season on the lower canyon of Golden's Kicking Horse River looks like it will be saved, but a Saturday rally for an agreement with CP will go ahead as planned - simply with a more celebratory tone. Ryan Johannesen with Glacier Raft Company has details on what the ... Read More...

City Awards Contract For Upgrades At Jackson Field

The City of Salmon Arm has awarded a contract for revitalization work around the old Jackson Field. Mayor Nancy Cooper has details on the list of upgrades for the area near the Downtown Activity Centre "We're going to be doing quite a bit of revitalization; bringing new sidewalks, curbs, gutters, ... Read More...

National Day Of Mourning Ceremony Set For Thursday

Canada's National Day of Mourning for those lost in work related incidents is this Thursday. Ceremonies will be held throughout B.C, with the closest one taking place at Salmon Arm's Marine Park at 11AM. There will also be ceremonies held in Kamloops, Kelowna, Vernon, and Penticton, but there are no ... Read More...

Agreement With CP Likely To Save Lower Canyon Rafting Season

A dispute over safety concerns between CP and rafting companies in Golden appears to be over, but details are still scarce. Ryan Johannesen with Glacier Raft Company says that CP came to a meeting last Friday and said it would work with stakeholders to allow passage over its tracks to ... Read More...

Avalanche Exhibit Grabs Big Award For Revelstoke Museum

Revelstoke's Museum and Archives says it's Land of Thundering Snow avalanche exhibit has won a national award from the Canadian Museums Association. Curator Cathy English visited Halifax this month to collect the Outstanding Achievement for a Science Exhibition award. Land of Thundering Snow focuses on the history of avalanche research, ... Read More...

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