Lynda Hooper

Chase projects in focus, several improvements under consideration

Village of Chase administrative officer Joni Heinrich gave an update recently on village projects in the works.

Stage gets set for bluegrass

Sorrento Centre on Saturday Aug. 25 from noon until 9 p.m., is the place to be for some primo bluegrass music.

Boards grow in popularity

Stand up paddle boarding (SUP) participants can quickly progress, developing the skills necessary to improve fitness.

Eagle Bay Day cake walk a highlight

Eagle Bay Day, celebrations got off to a start Saturday, Aug. 4 with a pancake breakfast outside Eagle Bay Community Hall.

GT dragon boat crew back on the water

Watching the water dragon skim through the water was exciting for this spectator.

Racing to restore historic Notch Hill church

Tim Dunne and Louise Barber have taken an interest in restoring the dilapidated church.

Gospel songs for food bank

Gospel Song Sorrento is scheduled for Saturday, July 14 at the Sorrento Retreat and Conference Centre.

Lightning fire doused

The Trans-Canada Highway was closed at the foot of Mount Boysee for about half an hour Tuesday, July 10 while fire crews cleared brush.

Celebrating century of community

The Sorrento 100 Committee now has a home to display a wealth of local information in various forms.

No rain delay for pickleball

The continuous threat of rain did not deter those who attended last weekend’s pickleball open house at Blind Bay.

Activities for youth needed

It’s official, school is out for summer, despite what the weather has in store

New source for treasure hunters

Flea markets were a bug that got to Bill Currie in Calgary, and has now followed him to Chase where he has founded Bill’s Bargains.

Grateful for dads’ contributions

Fathers are 50 per cent of the reason each of us exists on this earth.

Zipline gets set for opening

After long anticipation, the “Bighorn” has arrived, ready to zip in mid-June.

Chase to get dog pound

There is now a building under construction to temporarily house problem dogs as they are taken into control by the village.

Donkeys both receive, give help

Visiting the Turtle Valley Donkey Refuge Society is as educational as it is pleasurable.

Carlin market a fun event for families

Event proves popular and draws crowds to raise money for Carlin school.

Step it up with hikers

There’s a breakout group from the Hiker Ladies who have invited men to join them on the trail, every second and fourth Wednesday.

Enjoying status as weakest link on links

The Chase community-operated Sunshore Golf Club has been a point of interest for me since I started reporting in the Shuswap Market News

Authentic ranch experience at Okanagan Outback Western Adventures

As a young cowboy, Laine Keyes has the wisdom of five generations behind him.