Business

B.C. highway widening job reduced, costs still up $61 million

Union-only project scales back work to widen Trans-Canada

Bank of Canada survey says business hiring plans remain muted due to pandemic

About one-third say they have used a federal wage subsidy to reduce or avoid layoffs

  • Jul 6, 2020

Shuswap business duo broaden downtown beach vibe

Jody Boychuk and Eddy Johnston enjoying bigger, brighter Sicamous location

Sicamous business duo broaden downtown beach vibe

Jody Boychuk and Eddy Johnston enjoying bigger, brighter Sicamous location

One-third of Indigenous workers in jobs facing automation threat, report says

Those at-risk industries account for approximately $2.43 billion of Indigenous wage revenue

  • Jul 6, 2020

Look-good, feel-good summer comfort for your feet

Payton and Buckle welcomes you back – and just in time for sandal season

  • Jul 6, 2020

West Coast builder earns four VIBE awards

Icon Developments owner Jamie Carson says collaboration is key.

Growing with the sun: Cannabis companies look to outdoor cultivation

Health Canada began handing out licenses to cultivate cannabis outside in 2019

  • Jul 5, 2020

Residential real estate market rebounding well: long-time realtor

House prices, sales, and listings in Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows are moving on an upward trajectory

  • Jul 4, 2020

COVID-19 closes Cherryville gift shop

CherryBee Boutique among the consignment shops clearing the shelves

  • Jul 3, 2020

VIDEO: Witset cannabis shop officially opens

The store, located at the gas bar on Hwy 16, is open seven days a week, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.

  • Jul 3, 2020

Owners say loss of parking pushes businesses to the brink

New Penny Farthing patio 'will be like New Orleans, or Las Vegas'

Book stores in Victoria notice uptick in sales for anti-racism titles

White Fragility, How to be an Antiracist are among the best selling titles

  • Jul 2, 2020

Ucluelet artists launch pop-up art exhibition

Heyduck & Butler opened on July 1 and will run until August 31.

Okanagan mine makes way for industrial project

Council holds a special meeting to rezone property

  • Jul 1, 2020

SookePoint garners three building awards

Development has won seven awards in three different competitions this year

  • Jul 1, 2020

Lake Country mine makes way for industrial project

Council holds a special meeting to rezone property

Statistics Canada says economy posted record 11.6% plunge in April

Statistics Canada said its initial flash estimate points to growth of three per cent in May

  • Jun 30, 2020

Shuswap Box offers taste of locally grown, produced food while supporting small-scale farms

Boxes consist of goods provided by Downtown Salmon Arm Farmer's Market vendors