Barb Brouwer

Poetry collection preserves Indigenous knowledge

B.C. author collaborates with Shuswap students, First Nations elders

Roots and Blues announces first six acts for 2018

Tickets for red-hot festival in Salmon Arm go on sale Dec. 1

Syrian mother gets behind the wheel

Ability to drive gives Salmon Arm newcomer and her husband more freedom

RCMP arrest man for uttering threats

Police say suspect is a known high-risk offender

Tradition carved into Little Shuswap canoes

A once-noble cottonwood tree continues life in the form of two canoes.…

Shaw Centre’s systems guard against ammonia leaks

State-of-the-art equipment and trained staff handle the potentially deadly substance

Eight days in a health care ‘hole’

Spouse says health-care system broken but Shuswap Lake General staff are not too blame.

Seven refugee families choose to stay in Salmon Arm

Shuswap residents provide a warm welcome and a leg up to a new life

Proving the power of suggestion

Reveen helps participants overcome self-conscious fears in fun environment

Phantom star unmasked

Eva Tavares stars in touring production of Phantom of the Opera

Masses of midges and aphids are causing a stir

A swarm of little black bugs are buzzing around the B.C. Interior this year

Van stolen from disabled man

Citizens step up to help couple left stranded after Garth Brooks concert

Where there’s fire, there’s smoke

Diamond Creek Fire likely culprit in increased smoke and ash.

Mellow music with a message

Livingston Taylor’s voice is as warm as the summer sun and has…

Festival fever rises

The 25th annual Roots and Blues Festival begins with a downtown crawl

Extreme hazard in the backcountry

Officials urge citizens to use caution in the hot, dry conditions.

It’s a wrap for Thursday

Avoid the smoke, stay inside and read the news

Power line sparks fire at mill

An early morning fire had Hall 1 and 2 firefighters scrambling. Salmon…

Dr. Dog brightens spirits

St. John’s Therapy dog Moby makes his rounds.

A wrap for Wednesday

Smoke has lifted a bit today, but hot and dry conditions continue