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SA RCMP Following Up On Vandalism To Election Signs

Salmon Arm RCMP say the destruction of election signs can be considered vandalism, and possibly theft, after at least two candidates have had signs destroyed or removed this week. Staff Sergeant Kevin Keane says while it's disapointing, it is common during election season “It seems people have their own axes ... Read More...

As Salmon Arm Candidates Forum Nears, Marty Bootsma Seeks To Re-claim Old Position

Salmon Arm's All Candidates Election Forum is less than two weeks away, and the four-person race for Mayor is sure to grab plenty of attention, as four well known names take to the ballot. Marty Bootsma was Salmon Arm's Mayor for two terms, ending in 2011, and explains why he's ... Read More...

Revelstoke Chamber Looks To Bring Crowd To Tuesday Mayor Forum

Revelstoke's Chamber of Commerce is reminding residents that an Election Forum for just Mayoral Candidates is to be held this coming Tuesday, at the Senior's Centre, at 7pm. The City's three candidates for the position are David Raven, Mark McKee and Michael Brooks-Hill. According to the Chamber, Wednesday's All-Candidates Forum ... Read More...

Start Of Sicamous Water Treatment Plant Construction Draws Near

A ground-breaking ceremony for the District of Sicamous' Water Treatment Plant will not occur next Friday, as previously planned, according to the District's Public Works Operator Randy Hand. He says the ceremony will now take place in December, at the request of higher levels of government, but says despite that, ... Read More...

Provincial Grant Brings Big Money To IPE Association

The Province's Community, Sport and Culture Ministry announced just under $1M in grant funding for agricultural fairs, on Thursday, and again this year the money will help benefits Armstrongs IPE. The Interior Provincial Exhibition Assocation will benefit from $100,000 in funding from the Ministry, the largest amount recieved by any ... Read More...

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