Business

B.C. businesses bracing for health payroll tax impact on jobs

For many small and seasonal employers, it’s another new cost

B.C.’s licensed medical cannabis craft producers launching co-op

Big marijuana growers struggle to meet demand for legal marijuana

True Leaf expands retail distribution in Europe

Legal cannabis-for-pets brand to reach 1,000 stores in Europe, including leading Italian pet retailer Arcaplanet locations.

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Medicine-making workshop in Vernon
Cat Cafe comes to Vernon
Zero Waste Store: Vernon
Move your workout indoors this fall

B.C. top income tax rate nears 50%, investment taxes highest in Canada

Competing for skilled workers with U.S. states getting more difficult, study says

HomeSense coming to Vernon

Store to be located near Best Buy

B.C. extends mining tax credits to attract investment

Premier John Horgan says more to come from task force to strengthen struggling industry

Vernon local launches military motorcycle business

James Leigh hopes to officially launch DMZ motorcycles later this year, actor Edward Norton expresses interest.

Vernon company wins big at home builders’ awards

Sunterra Custom Homes wins three gold awards, including Single Family Home Builder of the Year

RBC Wealth Management supports Discovery Room

This year, RBC donated $1000 to the Okanagan Science Centre.

B.C. loggers brace for changes in century-old log export policy

Contractor regulations shifting to stabilize struggling industry

Okanagan company’s new cannabis grow system reduces environmental impact

BlueSky Organics eliminate thousands of tons of environmentally harmful growing cubes from landfills

Geek Squad Academy looking for Okanagan tech enthusiasts

Applications for the 2019 season are being accepted online until Feb. 10.

Zero Waste Store opens in Vernon

Permanent location is sought for Vernon store, Kelowna store to come.

Cannabis sales up 25% in November as overall retail sales fall 0.9%

Cannabis store sales totalled $54 million in the first full month of legal recreational pot sales

LNG Canada support far outweighs protests, CEO says

Andy Calitz vows completion on schedule at B.C. Natural Resource Forum

Chopped Leaf now open in Vernon

The Chopped Leaf is open seven-days per week

Entry-level training standard coming for Canadian truckers

Change comes after the Humboldt Broncos bus crash tragedy