Salmon Arm Observer

VIDEO: Windstorm knocks out power, downs trees throughout the Shuswap

More than 2,400 BC Hydro customers affected in Salmon Arm alone

Chase RCMP request public’s help after clumps of hair found in rural area

Police say hair found in Pritchard on Christmas morning appeared fake, dyed black

Chase RCMP summoned twice within hour for man who was cold

Both ambulance and police respond to call regarding resident suffering from cold

  • Jan 12, 2021

Disoriented snowshoer rescued from Shuswap backcountry

Snowshoer's preparedness aided Shuswap Search and Rescue team's effort

Man charged with attempted murder in 2020 Shuswap stabbing arrested

RCMP arrest Terrance Jones in Kamloops, one of three men charged in Blind Bay incident

Man charged with attempted murder in 2020 Shuswap stabbing arrested

RCMP arrest Terrance Jones in Kamloops, one of three men charged in Blind Bay incident

RCMP and Interior Health working on mental health response

Groups have met to discuss better handling of mental health and substance abuse-related calls

Salmon Arm Roots & Blues Festival ponders multi-venue format with streaming in 2021

Festival request four-year grant, format decisions depend on funding, health restrictions

Chase RCMP issue COVID-19 ticket for small group gathering in North Shuswap

Members travelled from different residences in Alberta and B.C.

Planning underway for 2021 return of Salty Dog Enduro, Shuswap Ultra

Approvals sought to host events in adherence to public health requirements

Planning underway for 2021 return of Salty Dog Enduro, Shuswap Ultra

Approvals sought to host events in adherence to public health requirements

Salmon Arm’s Krawczyk family in Pittsburgh awaiting surgeries for Halle

Three operations for 12-year-old scheduled in January with renowned doctor and their team

Salmon Arm’s Krawczyk family in Pittsburgh awaiting surgeries for Halle

Three operations for 12-year-old from the Shuswap scheduled in January with renowned doctor and team

Shuswap residents asked to support people struggling by joining Coldest Night of Year

Because of pandemic, walkers will sign up and then create their own two- or five-kilometre routes

Shuswap service station has B.C.’s lowest gas price

Super Save in Salmon Arm selling regular gas at $0.95.9 cents/litre; three other outlets in top-10

  • Jan 10, 2021

Blood donor clinics return to Salmon Arm after 11-year absence

Kelowna to become plasma site, creating opportunity for more whole blood donations in Interior

Blood donor clinics return to Salmon Arm after 11-year absence

Canadian Blood Services confirms 'donation event' to be held May 31, June 1

Charges recommended after vehicle flees police in Salmon Arm

The crash was reportedly sparked by an attempt to do a licence and sobriety check

Three golf pros at Shuswap’s Talking Rock make provincial top 100

Nathan Grieve, head pro at Talking Rock, won the PGA of BC order of merit for 2020.

Major potholes in Salmon Arm may be patched but full-scale fixes begin in spring

City's pothole program starts in spring when weather cooperates