Business

KingFisher named one of Canada’s best managed companies

“There’s no ‘I’ in best managed,”

  • Apr 19th, 2018

Black Press Media acquires two new Alaska newspapers

New Media Investment Group to acquire the Akron (OH) Beacon Journal while Black Press Media takes on daily newspapers in Juneau and Kenai Alaska

B.C. liquor server wage to be phased out by 2021

Piece work pay for farm workers rises, but stays in place for now

Fund to be set up for ‘orphaned’ B.C. oil and gas wells

Levy to cover costs of decommissioning, capping wells

B.C. consumers warned to watch out for counterfeit dresses, apparel online

Shoppers who get scammed encouraged to contact the Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre

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Food delivery app arrives
Rona revamp
Vernon Skate treadmill offers the works
Waterway Houseboats celebrates 50 years on Shuswap Lake

Food delivery app arrives in Vernon

SkipTheDishes is Canada’s leading and North America’s fastest growing food delivery company

Starbucks to give racial sensitivity training after viral arrest video

Police were called after two black men refused to leave a Philadelphia store

David Eby calls Alberta’s ‘bluff’ on pipeline restrictions

Saskatchewan also plans restrictions on B.C. fuel shipments

Lululemon names new chief financial officer, search continues for new CEO

Vancouver-based clothing company has appointed Patrick Guido to the position

Steaks support NONA

  • Apr 16th, 2018

Gym boosts Search and Rescue

Vernon volunteer group benefits from Forge Valley Fitness fundraiser including Kelowna’s Axe Monkeys

SilverStar’s first employee takes final ride on chairlift

Last ride on the Summit chairlift reserved for Karl Ernst - who helped build the iconic green lift

John Horgan braces for Ottawa meeting with Rachel Notley

Invest in refineries, not Trans Mountain pipeline, B.C. Premier says

Salmon Arm realtor leads real estate board

Board includes realtors from Shuswap, Vernon and Kelowna.

Vernon Job Fair attracts record number of employers and job seekers

Vegpro, Peace River Hydro Partners prove big attractions for local job seekers

  • Apr 10th, 2018

Oil-by-rail traffic rises as B.C. battles over Trans Mountain pipeline

Trainloads increasing from Alberta to Washington refineries