B.C. returning to ‘stand-alone’ forests, rural development ministry

Horgan says Gordon Campbell's super-ministry doesn't work

LGBT2Q+ lounge Friends with Dorothy opens second location in Victoria

The Kelowna-based lounge plans to open in Victoria mid-December

South Surrey tech company acquired by California business

Hugh Dobbie founded Yare Media in 2016, and 'will remain involved'

High demand and low inventory drive a competitive housing market in Ladysmith

VIREB's Susan Perrey said buyers are looking to take advantage of low interest rates

  • Nov 27, 2020

Cantina Kelowna closes due to COVID-19 case

The restaurant will be closed until Dec. 10

OUTLOOK: Buying local imperative to agriculture businesses

Farmgate companies adapt to survive during early months of pandemic

  • Nov 26, 2020

Pandemic alters holiday business strategies for Victoria merchants

Many independent merchants count on holiday shopping to get them through quiet periods

Resort releases plans for base, including staff housing

Dave Brownlie presented three year priorities and 10-20 year plans to Revelstoke City Council

  • Nov 26, 2020

Salmon Arm mall to host kids Christmas shopping event

Spinners and Weavers Guild holding annual Christmas event at Centenoka Park Mall

LDBA and Ladysmith Credit Union sponsor local shopping sprees

Don't miss your chance to win a $300 local shopping spree

  • Nov 26, 2020

BUSINESS BUZZ: Stay calm and shop on, Snowwater sells Valhalla, Grey Owl gives ‘er

Columnist Darren Davidson on the latest happenings in business

  • Nov 26, 2020

‘A captive market:’ U.S. border closure keeps Black Friday shoppers in Canada

Black Friday originated in the United States as a post-Thanksgiving shopping event

  • Nov 26, 2020

Smithers Feed Store named Business of the Year

Chamber of Commerce Community and Business Awards handed out in virtual ceremony via Zoom

  • Nov 26, 2020

Kelowna Chamber announces Business Excellence Awards winners

In a year plagued by economic turmoil, the Kelowna Chamber of Commerce honoured local businesses' resilience

  • Nov 26, 2020

Former Pot Luck Ceramics location reimagined as Bibi J’s

Owner Helma Swinkels revives social enterprise with new name, vision

  • Nov 25, 2020

Victoria salon inspires more mask recycling

Anyone welcome to drop disposable masks in bin outside View Street shop

  • Nov 25, 2020

Nanaimo’s Ay Lelum makes Indigenous Fashion Week Toronto debut

Clothing design company showing new collection, Yuxwule' Sul'sul'tun – Eagle Spindle Whorl

  • Nov 25, 2020

BIZ BEAT: Local businesses need support during holidays

Bosley's helping pets out during holiday season

  • Nov 25, 2020

Despite reduction, Canada calls U.S. softwood lumber duties ‘unfair,’ ‘unjustified’

U.S. producers have long taken issue with Canada's system of provincially regulated stumpage fees

  • Nov 25, 2020

B.C. Master of Wine reflects on industry’s teetering economic state

Pandemic, for some wine makers, has been a blessing in disguise. For others, not so much.

  • Nov 25, 2020