Business

End of an Era: Tofino hair studio closes shop

"We were getting excited to start ramping up and then all of sudden we had to close our doors."

  • Jun 5, 2020

Village of Queen Charlotte approves business facade improvement grants

Applications from Gather, dental clinic, A Level Up approved, leaving about $14,000 up for grabs

  • Jun 4, 2020

Vernon Walmart staffer finds $7K lost by Enderby business owner

Entrepreneur elated after Walmart worker, who lost his own business to COVID, returned lost deposit

Vernon Walmart staffer finds $7K lost by Enderby business owner

Entrepreneur elated after Walmart worker, who lost his own business to COVID, returned lost deposit

B.C. ranchers, lodge operators say Indigenous land title shuts them out

Tsilhqot'in jurisdiction affects grazing, access to private property

BUSINESS BUZZ: Baldface Lodge continues work on new headquarters

Our columnist also reports on a new tourism association and a Nelson Kootenay Lake Tourism contest

  • Jun 3, 2020

Okanagan resort ready to sparkle post COVID-19

Sparkling Hill ready to reopen following more than two months of being closed

Okanagan resort ready to sparkle post COVID-19

Sparkling Hill ready to reopen following more than two months of being closed

Pool deck turns patio as Saanich restaurant cooks up creative outdoor seating options

District supports local businesses such as The Lakes Restaurant in creating seating

  • Jun 3, 2020

40 Under 40: Garrett Jones

The Kelowna Chamber of Commerce has launched its "40 Under Forty" for 2020

  • Jun 3, 2020

40 Under 40: Kate Snowsell

The Kelowna Chamber of Commerce has launched its "40 Under Forty" for 2020

  • Jun 3, 2020

Bank of Canada keeps key interest rate target on hold at 0.25%

Central bank now expects GDP to decline between 10 and 20 per cent compared with the fourth quarter of 2019

  • Jun 3, 2020

Tofino restaurateur pays landlord’s generosity forward to Hospital Foundation

Coronavirus pandemic cancels foundation's largest annual fundraiser

Vernon business parked by COVID-19

Social distancing requirements curb Bitterman's Driving Service

Donated flowers brighten view for Langley care home residents

Home Depot gifts 60 baskets full of petunias and geraniums to residents of Evergreen Timbers

  • Jun 2, 2020

Vancouver Island startup wins grant to work on carbon sequestration project

New Vancouver Island startup, Nyoka Design Labs, has received a grant from the ​National Research Council of Canada Industrial Research Assistance Program to partner with the UBC Materials and Manufacturing Research Institute's Circular Economy Seed Funding Initiative. The $9,500 grant covers the salary of a research technician to continue research initiatives led by Nyoka Design Labs.

  • Jun 2, 2020

Real estate market sees ‘thaw’ in Langley

Sales are still low, but are rebounding

  • Jun 2, 2020

From mouldy attics to giant wasp nests, Shuswap home inspector shares surprising finds

Salmon Arm's Brad Campbell assembling photo gallery of disturbing discoveries

A message from the District of 100 Mile House

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  • Jun 1, 2020

Mining Month: A celebration of dedication and resiliency

May is Mining Month, as proclaimed by the Province of B.C.

  • Jun 1, 2020