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Revelstoke summer tourism boom expected for Canada 150

Community has hand in balancing tourism growth and maintaining small town feel, say tourism marketers

  • Jun 23rd, 2017

UPDATE: Sears Canada closing 59 of its stores across Canada

Roughly 2,900 jobs expected to be lost, amid restructuring.

VIEW: Fueled by fro-yo

Brian & Carlie Ball tell the story behind The Twisted Berry, Revelstoke’s new frozen yogurt and crepe food truck

  • Jun 21st, 2017

UPDATE: Weaver’s claims of Site C road damage denied

BC Hydro says sweatlodge, burial ground accommodated

B.C. recreational property market rebounds

Lower Mainland, Fraser Valley residents cash out, head for the hills

Amazon is buying Whole Foods in $13.7B deal

The deal is targeted to close in the second half of the year

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New Ikea Canada boss says she’s adjusting to homes with basements
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Money Monitor: Home renos on the rise amid soaring house prices
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MONEY MONITOR: Investing vs. paying down a mortgage
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Trudeau says he helped Trump decide not to cancel NAFTA
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Green-NDP government in B.C. could mean $600 tax hike: report

The Fraser Institute attributes most of the potential increase to carbon taxes in a new study

Sears Canada ponders sale, says there is ‘significant doubt’ about its future

Despite its recent efforts to turn itself around, the writing has been on the wall for Sears Canada

Hudson’s Bay announces 2,000 layoffs

Cuts will offset retail sector challenges and save $350 million annually

$1.75 billion spent on Site C so far

BC Hydro details risks of delay with $60 million a month being spent

Woodfibre LNG gets 40-year export licence

Squamish project highlights BC Greens’ opposition

MONEY MONITOR: Investing vs. paying down a mortgage

One financial planning expert says low interest rates give Canadians enough reason to not pay debt

Business Beat: Business Beat: Pamper mom on Mother’s Day at Repose Day Spa

Ashley Sumner moved back to Revelstoke in 2008 in Repose Day Spa.

U.S. lumber retaliation ‘irresponsible,’ Horgan says

NDP leader John Horgan says he'll go to Washington DC within 30 days of being elected premier to talk softwood

UPDATE: Province will buy lumber to protect mills: Clark

20% duties on mills across Canada, United Steelworkers protest 'direct attack' on Canadian softwood industry

Nicole Fricot looks to prepare Revelstoke for economy of the future

Nicole Fricot ready for diverse challenges in position of director of economic development for City of Revelstoke

Business Beat: A look into Lortap

Lortap has grown from small cabinet shop that raised money for local ski patrol to become the biggest millworking shop in B.C. interior.