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Lake Country construction update

Lake Country construction update

District outlines the current capital projects and completion dates
Fire evacuation order lifted for Hudson's Hope

Fire evacuation order lifted for Hudson's Hope

Forest fire west of Chetwynd slowed by rain, 1,100 people still on evacuation alert but can return home from Fort St. John shelters
B.C. budget surplus $353 million

B.C. budget surplus $353 million

The B.C. government finished the fiscal year in March with a surplus of $353 million by keeping overall spending growth below one per cent
Government won't stop September school strike

Government won't stop September school strike

Imposed settlements don't work, so don't expect one if strike drags into September, B.C. finance minister warns
Pioneers George and Truy Heiss and Gray Monk winery win prestigious award

Pioneers George and Truy Heiss and Gray Monk winery win prestigious award

Canadian Vintner's recognize Lake Country's Gray Monk Estates with highest industry award
Lottery CEO's conflict didn't cost him

Lottery CEO's conflict didn't cost him

Michael Graydon talked with casino company about a job for two months, still got a bonus and two months' pay when he quit

Lake Country gets funds from traffic fine revenue; grant application

Nearly $300,000 to be spent on projects of the district's choosing
Lake Country's The Orchard Partners with Central Okanagan Arts Council

Lake Country's The Orchard Partners with Central Okanagan Arts Council

The Orchard in Oyama provides a unique place for musicians to perform in a warm and relaxing setting among the trees.
Polish shipyard wins BC Ferries work

Polish shipyard wins BC Ferries work

New intermediate vessels will serve Powell River and the Gulf Islands, equipped to use diesel or liquefied natural gas
New forest fire air tankers in service

New forest fire air tankers in service

Smaller amphibious planes offer more flexibility than the huge Martin Mars water bombers they replaced