Business

Site C dam project to miss river diversion deadline

Delay to add $610 million, estimate now near $9 billion

Economist, union president named to Fair Wages Commission

B.C. Business Council vice-president also named to minimum wage panel

Top 20 under 40 sought

Greater Vernon Chamber of Commerce looking for nominations of young business professionals making a difference

  • Oct 5th, 2017
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New downtown Kelowna hotel unveiled
    High Road: Coffee and chocolate
      New casino opens its doors

        Environmental review checks for conflicts

        Self-regulating a factor in Mount Polley, Shawnigan Lake

        B.C. moves to tighten lobbying rules

        Ex-politicians can’t use ‘insider information’ for two years

        Family recipe is given new life with inspiration from a beloved dog

        Quinn’s Dog Cookies is a Vernon business that bakes up all-natural biscuits from an old family recipe

        Sears seeks court approval to close its Kelowna store

        Sears Canada says it will seek extension of stay period until November

        Kal Store gets revamped

        From fires to frozen pipes, the owners of the Kalamalka General Store have seen it all_ most of it over the course of 10 months. But Michelle Mitchell and Kevin O’Brien say they still a year’s worth of reasons to celebrate.

        • Sep 29th, 2017

        Bullish on high-tech growth

        BDC president optimistic for Okanagan’s future prospects

        Long-time Kelowna radio personality laid off

        The Jim Pattison Group announce layoffs at Power 104 and Q 103.1 in Kelowna

        Lucara sells tennis-ball sized diamond for $65.6 million

        The 813-carat Constellation was also sold in May 2016 for US$63.1 million

        Social entrepreneur workshop returns

        On Sept. 26, Okanagan College, the Scotiabank Centre for Non-Profit Excellence and Purppl will host the SoFun workshop in Vernon

        • Sep 13th, 2017

        Vero Health finds true balance

        Vernon naturopathic doctor grows her business in a different way

        • Sep 24th, 2017

        B.C. film industry sees $2.6-billion boom

        Hard Powders with Liam Neeson, Netflix original Riverdale and DeadPool have all filmed in B.C.

        UPDATE: Parties square off over Site C delays

        Rushed report unable to determine if dam on $8.8 billion budget

        Site C review begins province-wide hearings

        Horgan wants independent report on whether to keep building dam

        It’s red, white and blueberry at Baccata Ridge

        Grindrod winery specializes in blueberry vintages, as well as the traditional grape versions.

        Familiar face back with chamber

        Dan Proulx hired as Greater Vernon Chamber of Commerce’s new marketing and membership coordinator

        Co-op fuels good

        Motorists are urged to fill up at Co-op gas stations Tuesday, where 10 cents from every litre will go to charity

        • Sep 16th, 2017