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n An RCMP bombsniffing dog checks out a briefcase left near natural gas lines in an alley behind the Royal Bank in Chase on Friday morning. On the advice of the RCMP’s Vancouver-based Explosives Unit, the area was cordoned off for a few hours until the dog could be brought in from Kelowna to see if there were explosives present. At approximately 2 p.m., the K-9 unit arrived. Once the dog gave no indication of explosives, the case was opened to find some personal effects inside.

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Mayor, firefighters go to mediation Chase: Department initiates WorkSafe BC complaint over bullying, harassment. By Barb Brouwer

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There’s a fire going on in the Village of Chase, but it’s a blaze of complaints and accusations, rather than actual flames. Joni Heinrich, chief administrative officer for the Village of Chase is hoping mediation will improve relations between the village and the Chase Fire Department. Several members of the fire department initiated a complaint with WorkSafeBC, accusing Mayor Rick Berrigan of bullying and harassment.

WorkSafeBC responded by sending an inspector to the village office on May 25. “As detailed in the inspection report, a prevention officer visited the Village of Chase to determine if the employer had the required policy statement in place to deal with incidents and complaints of bullying and harassment, and to ensure that workers and supervisors are trained to understand and follow established procedures,” confirmed WorkSafeBC in a June 22 email. “The WorkSafeBC officer found the employer to be in compliance.”

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mediation was arranged for late this week. He said he has been asked not to comment on the issues between the department and the village. “Hopefully we get a positive result and solve our issues, and they can do their stuff and we can do our stuff,” he said, “It’s about interference and other underlying issues.” Volunteer firefighter Cavelle Layes, says the fire department’s main complaint is an ongoing issue with the mayor, who was once the See Meeting on page A2

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Coroner investigates rail fatality By Lachlan Labere

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Few details have been released relating to the death of a pedestrian in a train accident that occurred Friday on CP Rail tracks a east of Malakwa.

CP confirm the death occurred at approximately 11 a.m. on June 19. Spokesperson Salem Woodrow said a westbound freight train “made contact with an individual near the community of Mal-

akwa… which unfortunately resulted in a fatality.” Sicamous RCMP and CP Police are assisting in the investigation, which is now in the hands of the B.C. Coroners Service.

No one else is reported to have been injured in the incident, and authorities are not considering the matter suspicious. The name of the deceased was not being released until police notify family.

Meeting held with staff, not with mayor Continued from front Chase fire chief. “We feel he is taking a personal grudge and using his position as mayor to take out the grudge,” she said Monday, noting the number of volunteer firefighters has gone from six last year to 19 – something the fire chief attributes to hard work by members going into the community and advertising to get the word out.

“We’re trying to do something really good for the community and we want to do more than provide fire protection. We want to be out there to support the community that has been supporting us, but we’re hitting walls.” Layes says Chase firefighters cover the second largest road rescue area in the province but only two people are trained to cover the two shifts. “We’d prefer to have four.”

Layes says that while they have been able to meet with Village of Chase staff, requests for meetings with the mayor have been denied. “We have tried to send information to the council through Joni and we have tried to keep it away from the public,” Layes says. “We wanted to address it with Rick, but it’s not going anywhere.” Heinrich, meanwhile says one of the issues is budget cuts to the department, but notes

every department had its budget reduced. Another issue addressed in the village’s press release is a denial of training funds. “Council has never flatly denied additional training funds for the fire department,” reads the release. It notes the fire department can “make a case” to council. “And with reasonable rationale, the request will be considered on the basis of its merits.”

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Columbia Shuswap Regional District ANNUAL REPORTING ON MUNICIPAL FINANCES Pursuant to Section 814.1 of the Local Government Act, the Report of Remuneration and Expenses for the year ended December 31, 2014 for the Columbia Shuswap Regional District, was presented to the Board of Directors for approval at its Regular Meeting scheduled for 9:30 AM, Thursday, June 18, 2015, in the Boardroom of the Columbia Shuswap Regional District office located at 555 Marine Park Drive NE, in Salmon Arm, BC. Copies of the Financial Statements and the Report of Remuneration and Expenses are available for public inspection at the CSRD office during regular business hours as per Section 10 of Schedule 1 of the Financial Information Regulation. Jodi Kooistra, Manager, Financial Services

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n (Above) Joshua, left and Lucy receives a helping hand from their dad, Steve, during the Kids Fishing Derby at Marine Park on Sunday, June 21. (Right) Damien Lavigne, receives words of encouragement from his dad, Dillon, during the popular annual fishing derby. For more details on the derby, including the winners of the coveted prizes, see James Murray’s column on page A6.

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The Regional District of North Okanagan is navigating turbulent waters over a proposed boat ban on parts of the Shuswap River. A range of opinions flooded in during public open houses in Enderby and rural Lumby. “We’re hearing a lot of different views,” said Anna Page, sustainability co-ordinator. The proposed regulations for the river include no motorized vessels from south Mabel Lake upstream to Shuswap Falls and from Trinity Valley Road upstream to the eastern end of Skookumchuck Rapids Park. It’s also suggested

that there be a vessel engine size limit of 10 horsepower from Mara Lake upstream to Trinity Valley Road. “A lot are not in agreement and some are not comfortable with it but they recognize something must be done. Those in support were also there,” said Page. “It’s a good starting point and it shows us there’s a lot of interest and people want to be involved.” RDNO’s intent is to improve recreational safety, reduce bank erosion, reduce disturbance to salmon spawning grounds and minimize conflicts between river users. About 242 people attended the meeting at the Enderby Drill Hall and there were about 50 at the Mabel Lake

Community Hall. “People had time to give their input and the (public) process will go on until the end of August,” said Herman Halvorson, rural Enderby director. Surveys can also be completed online at www.rdno.ca/boating and they will be mailed to property owners adjoining the river in the affected areas. “The whole goal is to get a feeling for what the community wants,”

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Parkland parameters New rules for the dedication of parkland to the Columbia Shuswap Regional District will ensure any land given will actually be suitable for park use. When subdivisions happen there is a requirement for developers to either pay a cash contribution towards community parks or offer land in exchange. In the past, this has resulted in some awkward situations with barely usable land being offered to fulfill the requirement. Now, the rules will be more stringent regarding the slope and grade of the dedicated land. “This is important because years ago in Ranchero a developer gave a chunk of property and it was actually in a ravine and couldn’t even be accessed. Now we have this piece of property that’s worth nothing, we couldn’t even give it away.” South Shuswap director Paul Demenok echoed the comment, saying it is important that parkland for the CSRD actually be able to be used to benefit the community residents. “It’s a very positive move that protects the citizen’s interest.”

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Participants of the Ride Don’t Hide event rest after completing the 10-kilometre ride on Sunday, June 21. More than $11,000 was raised in the Shuswap and Revelstoke area, and all the funds raised stay in the community to benefit the Canadian Mental Health Association.

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Transit wants vs. costs The City of Enderby’s hope to increase transit to Salmon Arm had Columbia Shuswap Regional District directors liking the idea but wondering who would be putting up the cash to keep the busses running. The enhanced service would also apply to the Deep Creek area; however, the area director, Rene Talbot said he did not think BC Transit would fund it. “At the end of the day, I think they will say there is not enough ridership to support it.” Chad Eliason, who represents the City of Salmon Arm, says additional transit services are desirable for many areas, but “I don’t think they like the price tag that comes along with it.” The City of Salmon Arm will likely investigate the costs and report back.

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n Arianna Sholinder, centre, receives the Governor General’s Bronze Academic Award from her former teachers Graham Gomme, left, and Dave Van Bergeyk on Monday, June 15. The bronze award is presented to the student in each high school with the highest accumulative grade average.

Green Party to vote on candidate By Richard Rolke BLACK PRESS

Okanagan-Shuswap Greens have reignited plans for the upcoming federal election after a setback. Vernon’s Keli Westgate and Notch Hill’s Chris George will seek the party’s nomination July 23. The position came open after candidate Dave Smith resigned May 24 over what he described as irreconcilable differences with

members of the local party. Westgate works in multi-media, permaculture and composting and she is a director with O’Keefe Ranch and the Sustainable Environment Network Society. “I am passionate about sustainable development, local small business, affordable housing, and creating ‘green’ jobs for young people in the North Okanagan-Shuswap,” she said.

George is a full-time university student with 25 years experience in small business. He ran for the provincial Greens in 2013. “I am very concerned about this government’s willingness to give away our resources and our children’s futures via a series of ill-considered trade deals,” he said. Anyone wanting to vote at the meeting must be a member of the Green Party for 30 days prior to the event.

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An email arrived in the Saanich News editor’s inbox on Tuesday morning from none other than Liberal leader Justin Trudeau. It read as follows: “hey. really quick... big announcement coming. on in 2 mins. it’s time for real change. gotta go. J.” The email, crafted to look like a buddy’s drunk text on a Saturday night, was sent to thousands of people across the country to bolster some lastminute webcast viewing of Trudeau’s campaignstyle speech in Ottawa. The highlight of that speech, other than watching 200 Liberal MPhopefuls fatigue their smiling muscles behind Trudeau’s podium, included a promise to reform Canada’s electoral system within 18 months of taking power. A bold plan, indeed ... except for the fact that the federal NDP have been advocating for proportional representation since 2004, and the Greens have had it on their books since the mid-1990s. The latest polling numbers (still four months out from the election) show that if the election was held today, the NDP could garner 29.1 per cent of the vote, while the Conservatives would hold onto a minority government with 30 per cent of the vote. The same poll suggests the Liberals would again be in third place with 94 seats in the House of Commons. Trudeau has a long road to climb to achieve Mulcair’s momentum, and the calculated release of the Liberals’ major announcements may yet be enough to turn the tide. But one mistake Trudeau needs to avoid is assuming that the Liberals belong in government or official opposition. Times have changed since Chrétien and his cronies stretched their dynasty from coast to coast to coast. –Saanich News

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Kids fishing derby in good hands It felt strange not being there last Sunday morning, at the end of Marine Park wharf, for the 19th Annual Salmon Arm Kid’s Fishing Derby. I usually start working on the derby a few days afterwards. Things have a way of falling into place – especially after 18 years. But there is always that sense of excitement and anticipation as the day of the derby gets closer. Come Sunday morning I was up early. I kept looking at my watch. I knew a lot of eager, young anglers would be putting their lines in the water hoping to feel a nibble. I waited a whole 10 minutes before I phoned to see how things were going and who had caught the first fish. “It’s only ten after six here,” said Aly Vann over her cell phone. “We’re still getting set up and registering the kids. Don’t worry, everything thing is going fine.” I’d forgotten there is an hour’s difference in time between Fort Steele (where I am currently the storytell-

The GreaT OuTdOOrs James Murray er in residence) and Salmon Arm. I had to wait all over again to find out about the first fish. I knew, however, that things were in good hands. Vann, a perennial winner of the derby in her day and Aaron Alcott, who has been bringing his kids to the derby for years, had stepped in to help Donna Flatman (from Salmon Arm Recreation Services) with the derby in my absence. It took a little while after the start, but Logan Herrington finally caught and landed the first fish of the day. During the awards ceremony following the derby, Herrington was presented with the Westside Stores

Trophy, a rod and reel outfit and a $50 Westside Stores gift certificate. Linden Walters landed a 1,550 gram whopper to secure first place in the Largest Fish category. Walters received the Salmon Arm Savings and Credit Union/W. J. (Bill) Murray Memorial Trophy, an IM-6 graphite fly rod and reel outfit, and will get to take his whole family on an all-expenses paid weekend fishing trip to a lodge which will include accommodations, boat and motor rental, and $100-worth of groceries from Askew’s Foods. Melody Low placed second in the Largest Fish category, while Peyton Blair took third. Throughout the morning there was quite a rivalry between three or four ardent anglers vying for the Most Fish category. In the end, Nicole Andrews caught a total of eight fish to take first place. She walked away with the City of Salmon Arm Trophy, a rod and reel outfit and a one-year pass to the SASCU Recreation swimming

pool. Archie Watson placed a close second with seven fish, while Jayda Koppel was third. David North and Gabriel Dube caught and landed fish closest to predetermined secret hidden weights and each received a brand new shiny mountain bike from Canadian Tire. Three parents won Parent Appreciation draw prizes of $100 worth of groceries from Askew’s Foods – not bad for just for bring their kids to the derby. As with most events in this town, the derby is dependant on a lot of volunteers. I take my hat off to all the volunteers, as well as sponsors, who helped make this year’s derby another success. Donna Flatman and I have worked together for 15 years to put the derby together. She truly is tireless. As for Vann and Alcott, I simply cannot say how proud of them I am. I must say it made me feel pretty good Sunday, knowing the derby was in such good hands.


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Chinese, remained to re-work the gold fields. The peak year was 1866, when the annual report noted that the creek yielded 80 pounds of gold worth $22,000, but by the following year the yield had already dropped significantly and men were leaving. A few of the Chinese miners kept going, making small wages until 1898. Little is known about the nature of the early Scotch Creek gold rush community, other than there was a saloon where gambling was popular. When settlement began in the early 1900s, Scotch Creek did not develop as other North Shuswap communities did due to a number of factors, including its smaller land base and population. There was no need for a school, as what few children lived there attended school across the lake in Sorrento. When the ferry to Sorrento was installed in 1921, Scotch Creek served as the North Shuswap’s transportation hub until the last ferry was retired in 1956 when the road from Squilax was upgraded. Scotch Creek began to grow significantly when the provincial park opened in 1958, welcoming a sudden influx of campers. To take advantage of the summer visitors, Frank and Akiko Imai built the Park Store across the street. Within a few years, the park could not handle the grow-

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has long been a part of Scotch Creek, as it has some of the best access to the lake, especially the well-used boat launch in the provincial park. And no wonder, as Scotch Creek is the closest community to the Shuswap’s only large island, Copper Island, the destination for so many boaters. A sure sign of an active, involved community are the baseball teams that play regularly in the spring and Scotch Creek is known for its baseball. Both the Rose Clifford Park and the adjacent Imai Ballpark are well used by the five teams on the North Shuswap. Another recreational opportunity is the nearby hiking trail that features a magnificent view of the lake and valley. And during the summer, live music fills the air at the Friday Night Live events that also feature crafts and food. At the headwaters of Scotch Creek, also known by its Secwepemc name as Kwikoit Creek, is one of the Shuswap’s least known provincial parks, Pukeashun. In addition to the mountain, now well-used by sledders, are wildlife rich wetlands and Grizzly Lake, once prized by the Secwepemc for its trout. The importance of Scotch Creek to the Secwepemc is apparent as adjacent to the community is a Little Shuswap Indian Band Reserve, which fortunately remains in a mostly wild state.

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A message to graduates MAYOR’S MESSAGE Nancy Cooper I cannot be with you this year so here is my message to you. Congratulations. Graduation is both a completion and a beginning. Today you are completing twelve years of public school.

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SOUTH SHUSWAP CANADA DAY Blind Bay, BC

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Wednesday, July 1st, 2015

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9:15 am:

Marshalling Parade (judging starts)

11:00 am:

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11:30 - noon: Opening ceremonies – O Canada, flag raising, dignitaries, cupcakes

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SOUTH SHUSWAP CANADA DAY Blind Bay, BC

Wednesday, July 1st, 2015 noon:

Bouncey’s, Kids Activities, Midway open

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4:30 pm: 5:30 pm:

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Making super salads

HEALTHY BITES Serena Caner Potluck foods have changed dramatically in the past few years. Where once there may have been a token veggie and dip platter, today, salads seem to dominate the show. No longer are we choosing between garden or Caesar salad, but spinach, quinoa, greek, southwestern and cobb. Even places like Wendy’s and McDonald’s have an assortment of salads. So if you want to bring a showstopper to your next event, keep the following tips in mind: Fresh is best. Salad greens that have wilted or started to spoil do not taste good. My experience with prewashed salad bags is they have often started to spoil. Make sure you check the expiry date. In summer, fresh lettuce can be bought at your farmers market or grown in your garden. To store your own “ready-to-use” lettuce, wash and dry well in a salad spinner. Then wrap in a paper towel and store in a ziplock bag or air-tight container in your fridge. Use different colours. Having a range

of colours in your salad will increase the variety of vitamins and minerals in your salad as well as its visual appeal. Add grated beets or carrots, shredded purple cabbage, sliced peppers, radishes, cucumbers or tomatoes. Fruits can also offer colour and sweetness: berries, slices of pear or apple. Offer contrasting textures. These salads are more interesting to eat. One of my favourite additions to almost any salad is toasted nuts or seeds. Toasting nuts increase their complexity of flavour and crunch. Avocados can add something creamy; dried fruit something chewy. Add fresh herbs. In summertime, fresh herbs are readily available and can add a lot of flavour to your salad without extra fat, sugar or calories. Chopped herbs such as dill, chives, basil, mint, parsley and cilantro are all delicious on salads. They also add visual appeal as a garnish. Salad dressing can make or break your salad. My favourite dressing is a mixture of equal parts of balsamic vinegar and olive oil, with a little Dijon mustard and maple syrup added. Macedonian Feta. Creamier and less salty than your regular feta, you will never go back. Available at any Mediterannean food store in a larger centre.

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Songs of the Gospel

n Thirteen-year-old Micah Johnson performs with his family band the Johnson Family Ministries at Marine Park on Sunday, June 14. The Five Corners Church hosted the free event.

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SPORTS Reaching back

n Salmon Arm Sockeyes swimmer Peyton Major, participates in the Division One, 50 metrebackstroke event at a swim meet in Lumby, which is one of the events that opens the competitive swim season for the club.

• Golf Pro Shop • Pickleball Courts • Driving Range • Practice Facilities • 18 Hole Putting Course • 9 Hole Coyote Ridge Course • 18 Hole Lakeview Greens Course

Join the Salmon Arm Bulldog Boxing Club for an evening of boxing to help raise funds to benefit their coaching, programs and facilities. The event will take place Saturday, June 27 from 6-10 p.m. at the SASCU Rec Centre. The main event will feature Canadian champion Noah Paterson versus Canadian silver medalist Olin Lee. Tickets cost $20. For more information, call 250-517-8725.

City hosts provincials Salmon Arm Minor Hockey Association has been awarded the Bantam Tier 2 2015-2016 provincial championships which will be held in Salmon Arm starting March 13, 2016. It is expected that at least eight teams representing the various areas of the province will converge at Shaw Centre to vie for the championship.

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• Ladies’ Night Thursday • Your Tournament or Special Events • Custom Club Repairs/ Regripping

Len Cook Celebration of Life

Royal Canadian Legion #62 COMING EVENTS Thurs • Shuffleboard 2:30 pm - girls vs. guys General Meeting June 28 @ 1 pm Last one til September See you in September for Crib & Fun Darts!

Annual 250.832.7345 Golf Tournament

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Dinoflex Annual Donation to Shane Gorner Memorial Fund On behalf of all the employees at Dinoflex it gives me great pleasure to present our annual financial gift to the Shane Gorner Memorial Endowment Fund in memory of our friend and co-worker Shane. The Shane Gorner Memorial Endowment Fund was set up by the Gorner family. It is used to assist individuals whose primary continuing education will be focused in the arts and who, under normal circumstances, would find it financially challenging to pursue further education. This year it is even more special now that the fund has grown to the point the Gorner family is able to direct monites from the fund to benefit local students at Salmon Arm Secondary. If you would like to make a charitable donation to Shane’s fund, please stop by the Shuswap Community Foundation office at 450 Lakeshore Dr. NE Salmon Arm or send a cheque to Box 624, Salmon Arm BC V1E 4N7. Please make the cheques payable to Shuswap Community Foundation and note “for Shane Gorner Memorial Fund.” - Mike Bunz, CEO of Dinoflex Group LP ▼

Mike Bunz, CEO of Dinoflex Group LP presenting cheque to Shane Gorner’s father, Lorne Gorner.

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MUSIC • VISUAL ARTS • BAR SCENE • ENTERTAINMENT • PERFORMANCE ARTS Call us at 250-832-2131, drop in to our office, or use our new, easy to use calendar online. See below. FRIDAY, JUNE 26

shores of Shuswap Lake. Admission is by donation. WOW continues each Wednesday until Aug. 26.

ART GALLERY – Artist/photographer/writer Lyn Maxwell

has shared many meals with friends she has made in her annual travels to Greece, Mexico and Vancouver. She celebrates their stories in a unique blend of photographed faces and painted foregrounds in Soul Food, a June exhibition at the Salmon Arm Art Gallery. Gallery hours are 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday to Saturday. Family Saturdays run every week from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Families are welcome to drop in to the gallery to make art together. It’s free, and projects are suitable for kids aged 2 to 12. Summer sessions will be held outside. Each Friday during regular exhibition days, the art gallery hosts a non-instructional knitting studio from 1 to 3 p.m. in the lounge. Summer sessions will be held outside.

R. J. HANEY HERITAGE VILLAGE DINNER THEATRE – presents

The Everlasting Railways Blues. Opening night is July 1, with shows every Wednesday, Friday and Sunday evening in July and August, and a special matinee performance on Thurs., August 20. Check in starts at 5 p.m. Come and enjoy a home-cooked dinner with all the pioneer fixings served from Marjorie’s Tea Room. Reservations are a must. Call 250-832-5243 or visit our website at www.salmonarmmuseum.org or like us at facebook.com/Haneyheritage.

THURSDAY, JULY 2 JAZZ @ THE PLAZA – presents The Jazz Handles and PJ

and Friends at 7 p.m. at the Ross Street Plaza. Jazz @

LAST CALL – Last day for lunch

before fall as the kitchen at the Seniors’ Fifth Avenue Activity Centre will close for the summer. Several programs are ongoing.

and their 2013 Experiment in F# Minor and Muriel Lake Incident. An opening exhibition will be held at 7 p.m. Saturday, July 11at the Salmon Arm Arts Centre. An artist talk will take place at 2 p.m. Sunday, July 12 at the Salmar Classic Theatre. This is open to the public and admission is by donation.

MONDAY, JULY 6 SHUSWAP KIDS ARTS – Art and drama daycamps take place

during four summer sessions from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. – July 6 to 9 and July 27 to 30 for children ages nine to 12 and July 13-16 and Aug. 10 to 13 for ages six to eight. Each day includes art lessons with a mix of drawing, painting, sculpture and collage. Drama workshops include drama games, character development and simple play building. At 1:30 p.m. on the last day of daycamp, there is a mini art and drama show for friends and family to enjoy. Cost to attend the daycamps is $160 per child or $310 for two siblings. To register a child, call 250-253-4346 or email shuswapkidsarts@gmail.com.

WEDNESDAY, JULY 8

SHUSWAP COFFEEHOUSE – Play, sing

WOW – Wednesday on the Wharf features

and dance at the last coffee house until fall at the Downtown Activity Centre, from 7 to 10 p.m. Door prizes to be won and fun to be had. Beverages and snacks available. All ages welcome.

Blackberry Wood at 6:45 p.m. at Marine Peace Park. Vancouver’s Blackberry Wood consists of guitar, vocals, stand-up bass, drum-kit, percussion, and horn section playing alt/country, Gypsy, circus music. Take a blanket or chair and enjoy live music on the shores of Shuswap Lake. Admission is by donation WOW continues each Wednesday until Aug. 26.

CALL FOR ARTISTS – The Arts Council

for the South Shuswap is looking for artists for the Shuswap Festival of the Arts, which takes place July 23 to July 26. For more information or to register, visit www. shuswaparts.com or call Karen at 250-515-3276. SATURDAY, JUNE 27 DINNER THEATRE – Preview

FRIDAY, JULY 10 380 Alexander Street NE Salmon Arm P. 250.832.8040

J E W E L L E R S

performance of Table 24’s Last Call at Club VingtQuatre, a four-act, fourcourse murder mystery dinner theatre production at the Podollan Inn, which will run July 4, 11, 18 and Aug. 8, 22 and 29 at the Podollan inn on the Trans-Canada Highway. Drinks are served at 6 and dinner and play begin at 7. Call 250-832-5024 to reserve your seat.

SUNDAY, JUNE 28 CONCERT – Carlin Hall at 4051 Myers Frontage Rd. in

Tappen hosts the T-Buckley Trio at 6:30 p.m. Doors open at 6. Proceeds go to fundraising for the hall. Coffee, tea and goodies available for purchase.

MONDAY, JUNE 29 SUMMERTIME HOURS – The office at the Seniors Fifth

Avenue Activity Centre adopts summer hours – Monday, Wednesday, Friday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Leave a phone message at 250-832-1065 and your call will be returned. Many activities will continue through the summer, pick up a calendar at the centre.

WEDNESDAY, JULY 1 WOW – The Shuswap District Arts Council presents the

folk/rock sound of Greg Drummond at 6:45 p.m. Bring your blanket or lawn chair, and enjoy live music on the

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FRIDAY, JULY 3 Lunch Box Stage – Enjoy the alternative-folk music of Jonah August at 12:30 p.m. at the Ross Street Plaza

SATURDAY, JULY 4 FUNDRAISER – Salmon Arm Pathfinders will do a bottle

drive from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the area around 17th Street SE between Auto Road and Okanagan Avenue but will also be canvassing the surrounding area to raise funds to send a group of girls to an international camp in Derbyshire, England. To request pick-up or drop-off, call 250-253-1733.

OZONE EXTRA – Kelowna’s Fred Skeleton Theatre

Company presents their OZone Festival-winning play, Our Country’s Good, a dark comedy about British convicts mounting the first theatre production in Australia, all in the shadow of the hangman’s noose, at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are available at Intwined Fibre Arts, 80 Hudson Ave. NE, online at shuswaptheatre.com, or at the door.

SALMON ARM ART GALLERY – presents internationally

renowned artists Janet Cardiff and George Bures-Miller

LUNCH BOX STAGE – Enjoy the bluegrass/ gospel sounds of Tovie and Friends at 12:30 p.m. at the Ross Street Plaza. CONCERT – Considered one of Montreal’s

most electrifying guitarists, Cécile DooKingué blends blues, soul and afro-folk to create a unique sound. She will perform from 8 to 10 p.m. at the Wicked Spoon Tap and Grill.

SATURDAY, JULY 11

SHUSWAP VINTAGE CAR CLUB – hosts the Harbour Front Cruise Show and Shine – a display of cars, at Peace Park near the Prestige Harbourfront Resort from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Free admission.

WEDNESDAY, JULY 15 WOW – The Shuswap District Arts Council presents 100

Mile House at 6:45 p.m. at Marine Peace Park. The husband and wife duo of Peter Stone and Denise MacKay won the Best Emerging Artist award at last year’s Edmonton Folk Festival with their rich arrangements, beautiful harmonies and captivating lyrics. Bring your blanket or lawn chair, and enjoy live music on the shores of Shuswap Lake. Admission is by donation.

THURSDAY, JULY 16 JAZZ @ THE PLAZA – Tanya Lipscomb performs at 7 p.m.

at the Ross Street Plaza.

THURSDAY, JULY 23 CONCERT – Uncle Wigglys Hot Shoes Blues Band has

shared stages with Paul Butterfield, Joe Cocker, Stevie Ray Vaughan and Muddy Waters. The band performs from 8 to 10 p.m. at the Wicked Spoon Tap & Grill.

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Donkey refuge seeking support rently raising funds to help feed the more than 90 donkeys in their care who will require thousands of bales of hay over the winter, bales which cost about $6.50 each. The fundraising goal is $35,000. If you would like to help or simply would like more information about the donkey refuge, go to http://www. turtlevalleydonkeyrefuge.com/.

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Why a donkey refuge? The Turtle Valley Donkey Refuge tells this story about George. “When George arrived at the donkey refuge in 2012, it was immediately clear that he would require very special handling as a result of the severe abuse that he endured in the first six years of his life. “George was rescued in the Lower Mainland from an owner who confined him along with other farm animals in a windowless shed. He had experienced the abuse of starvation – his previous owner’s way of culling his unwanted animals. It was very obvious that George was badly damaged from this life. “George continues to be affected by his previous confinement. He lacks the typical social skills needed to be part of the donkey herd. The refuge veterinarian has diagnosed George with a lack of understanding

on how to behave as a donkey. This is complicated yet again with the unsuccessful gelding (neutering) operation he received prior to his arrival at the refuge. George behaves as if he is still an equine stud which can endanger himself and other herd members. “Until 2015, George was unable to know the enjoyment of liv-

ing with a herd of his own. Then in early May, George, who had been living next to our mule Dan Patch and his donkey friend Whitey, lifted the gate between them and joined their herd. This is a huge step forward for George and truly underlines the deep changes having a safe and permanent home at the refuge can do for

even the most psychologically damaged and abused donkey. Together, we can make a difference in donkey’s lives. “The Turtle Valley Donkey Refuge is committed to rescuing abused, neglected and unwanted donkeys and providing a safe and healthy permanent home for them.” The refuge is cur-

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Heat receives $15,000 grant The society that oversees Chase’s junior hockey team has received a $15,000 community gaming grant from the B.C. government. The Chase Heat is a member of the Kootenay International Junior Hockey League and is owned by the Heat Junior Hockey Society. The grant will help cover expenses such as equipment costs and ice time at Art Holding Memorial Arena. “Community-owned

sports teams have a difficult time raising enough money to survive year after year,” Kamloops-South Thompson MLA Todd Stone said. “The Heat junior hockey club is an important part of the community of Chase and our government is proud to support it.” “On behalf of the Heat Junior Hockey Society and the Chase Heat junior hockey team, I wish to thank the provincial government for this grant,”

Heat president Scott Koch said. “We are a small-market team that struggles to find adequate funds to operate on an annual basis. This grant assists us significantly with expenses, and also supports the entire community of Chase.” Organizations interested in applying for Community Gaming Grants can find information and applications at pssg.gov.bc.ca/gaming. Meanwhile, the

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BC Barrel Races, VLA Road Rodeo Grounds, Chase, Friday, June 26, 6:30 p.m. Fifth Annual Working Together Traditional Powwow, Neskonlith Powwow Arbour, Friday, June 26, 7 p.m. Chase Museum annual Garden Tour and Strawberry Tea on Saturday, June 27, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tickets $10 per person, or $5 for members. North Shuswap Timberdays hosts a Lumberjack Show on

July 4, Memorial Park in Chase, show starts about 4:30 p.m. Concession and beer garden. Admission $5 per adult, $4 per senior, $3 per child (children five and under free). Chase Firefighters Car Wash, July 4, 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. in the Safety Mart parking lot, by donation, Proceeds help purchase safety equipment for Chase Firefighters Association. For more info, visit the Chase Fire Rescue Facebook page. North Shuswap

Timberdays returns July 4, 4:30 p.m. at Memorial Park. Concessions and beer gardens provided by Chase Minor Hockey. Admission of $5 per adult, $4 per senior, $3 per child with children 5 and under free). Come with your lawn chairs and support our lumberjacks as they chop and saw their way to victory. The Great Shuswap Pottery Sale in the North Shuswap is the weekend of July 18 and 19, 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. at Celista Hall.

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HAM, ELSIE May 11, 1930 - June 16, 2015 Elsie passed away on June 16, 2015 at Hillside Village, Salmon Arm, at the age of 85 years. She is survived by her husband of 50 years, Wayne, seven children, ten grandchildren and eight great grandchildren, two brothers and one sister. A funeral service will be held on Saturday, June 27, 2015 at 1:00 at St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church, 1981 9th Ave. NE, Salmon Arm with Pastor Benje Bartley officiating. Interment to follow at Mt. Ida Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to Fischer’s Funeral Services & Crematorium Ltd., Salmon Arm (250) 833-1129. Email condolences and share your memories of Elsie through her obituary at www. fischersfuneralservices.com. JONES (SYMINGTON), KATHARINE ANN Mom (known to most of you as Kay) died June 16, 2015 at an extended care home, The Good Samaritan Hillside Village in Salmon Arm. She had a variety of ailments which first put her in extended care 13 years ago (fibromyalgia, severe arthritis, heart disease), but her strong Scottish will kept her going, as she recently sang on her 80th birthday 3 weeks ago. She was born on June 2nd 1935 in Edinburgh Scotland and was the eldest daughter of the Rev John Symington and Jessie (Gyp) Symington, of Dumfries, Scotland. She graduated from Hutcheson’s Girls Grammar School in Glasgow and trained as a nurse and midwife at the Deaconess Hospital in Edinburgh. Mom had the travel bug, going to exotic locations in Europe, then ultimately to the United States and Canada, where she worked as a nurse. Somehow she ended up in Lillooet BC, meeting a handsome, dancing rancher (Dad). The next thing you know she was married, pregnant , and raising 3 sons on the Jones Ranch at Texas Creek Road in Lillooet. She worked full time as a nurse in Lillooet, delivered many a baby, was the one who took care of all the injured sons/cousins at the farm, cleaned the house, cooked most of the meals, was the primary breadwinner, dealt with farm family dynamics and supported dad in politics/school board/golf course. You can see why she enjoyed her glass of wine and cigarettes. Mom loved music and dance and was a fan of Broadway musicals such as My Fair Lady and Carousel; she was often singing while in care, knowing most of the church songs by heart. I’ll always remember her thick Scottish accent, telling us boys to get ‘ooot’, along with her desire that we don’t choose farming as a profession ( 1 out of 3 ain’t bad.. ) She was a good Mom, who we could always count on to be there, probably under appreciated, and not deserving of all her medical challenges, but sometimes life is like that. She is survived by her younger brother David who lives in Gray Creek BC and by her three sons, Andrew, Michael and Ian and by many grandchildren, all of whom live in BC. A memorial service will be held on Saturday June 27th, at First United Church, 450 Okanagan Avenue SE Salmon Arm BC at 1PM. In lieu of flowers donations to the Chronic Pain Association of Canada (http://chronicpaincanada.com/get_ involved/donate ) would be most appreciated.

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MARGARET CLAIRE LINGFORD Oct. 19, 1929 - June 19, 2015 Born in Calgary, AB to Richard and Lenore Marriott. Predeceased by her parents and siblings, Jack (Winnifred) Marriott, Ruth (Jack) Ibberson, Betty (Tom) Molliett, and Dick (Nancy) Marriott. Margaret grew up in Calgary until she left to complete her Nursing training at Vancouver General Hospital. During her training she made lifelong friends and met the man of her dreams; Noel Lingford. They married and had two daughters, Barbara (Ken) Hunt and Janet Lingford. Margaret was devoted to her family and friends and especially loved being Nana to her five grandchildren; Shannon (Trevor) Reid, Scott Walter, Sam (Kim) Watson, James McKinnon and Josh Lingford. She was great-Nana to Liam, Caitlin, Aidan and Bentley. Margaret will be remembered for her love of a good book, a great game of cards, star gazing, bon fires at the lake, children’s laughter, the smell of springtime, paddling in the lake, dogs and kitties, dark chocolate, a nice visit, a good gin and tonic and shopping – especially for shoes! A celebration of Margaret’s life will be held at the family cabin on Little Shuswap Lake at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday October 11, 2015. Those wishing to make a donation to Margaret’s favorite charity may contact the ALS Society of Canada at www.als.ca.  Arrangements entrusted to Alternatives Funeral & Cremation Services 250-554-2324 Condolences may be expressed to the family from www.myalternatives.ca

MARVIN A. LUNDEEN 1924 - 2014 Marvin died on December 13, 2014 at the age of 90 after a year-long struggle with lung cancer. He was born in Govan, SK and in 1930 homesteaded with his family in the BC Peace River country where he grew up. He enlisted in the RCAF in 1943 and met his future wife, Frances Miles, in 1945 while both served at Tofino. They were married in 1946. With Frances’s support, Marvin earned a law degree from UBC and was called to the Bar in 1951. He practiced law in Dawson Creek, BC until 1974. He was a founding member of the BC Law Foundation and was appointed Queen’s Counsel in 1971. In 1974, he was appointed a Provincial Court judge, based in Salmon Arm, BC until his retirement in 1990. Marvin relocated to Port Coquitlam, BC in 2010. Marvin was an avid curler, golfer and, earlier in life, horseman, and took leadership roles in many organizations. Above all, he valued family and enjoyed his three children, seven grandchildren and eight great grandchildren, his sister and family, and his many nieces, nephews and their families. Marvin is predeceased by his parents, Swan and Olivia, brother Harold (Millie), sister Darleen (Judd) and his beloved wife Frances. He is deeply missed by sister Mardelle Blanchette (Marcel), sons Richard (Gabriele) and Barry (Victoria) and daughter Trudi, grandchildren Jeff (Laura), Amanda (Nathan), Rob (Jessica), Mark (Jamie), Riley, Jennifer and Lisa (Kostas), and great grandchildren Chantal, Austin, Malakai, Freya, Noah, Olive, Adreanna and Leo. A celebration of life service, with a reception, will be held from the chapel of Bowers Funeral Home on Saturday morning, July 18th at 10 a.m. with Jack Bowers the funeral celebrant, tributes will be shared by family and friends.    On line condolences may be sent to Marvin’s obituary at www.bowersfuneralservice.com

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KIDNER, ORVILLE ALVIN (OAKIE) Orville (Oakie) passed away peacefully in Cottage 1, Hillside Village, on June 17th, 2015, with Pat, Penny and Eileen at his side while he rested his hand on “Little Joe”, the therapy dog. Oakie was born in Salmon Arm on July 27th, 1921 and called the Shuswap his home for his 94 years.  In 1950, he took over his father Jake’s trucking business and for the next 32 years managed O.A. KIDNER GENERAL HAULING as well as tended to his family orchard and farm.  He and Edie retired to their lakefront home in Canoe in 1977 to pursue their love of camping, fishing, gardening and participating in their grandchildren’s activities. Oakie was predeceased by his parents Jake and Hilda Kidner; brothers and sisters Rosie, Wilda, Ruby, Myrtle, Ada, Pearl, Arnott and Lila and his beloved wife Edie in 2001. He is survived by daughters Pat (Bud Carlson) Stanley, Penny (Derry) Ogasawara, son James (Richard Foote) Kidner; grandchildren Doug (Lynn) Stanley, Eileen (Tim) Mayner, Dwayne Stanley, Candace Kalke, Kristi (Jeremy) Kalke Osborne; great grandson Bradley Michaud, step great grand children Matthew (Aileen) Landry, Stacey (Vince) Lemire; great-great grandchildren Preston, Evan, Sutton; brothers Murray and Robert Kidner; sisters-in-law Alice Garlock and Colleen Murphy; numerous nieces and nephews. A celebration of Oakie’s life was held on June 21st at Bowers Funeral Home – Opening remarks and remembrance by Jack Bowers; blessings by Colleen Murphy; tributes by family and friends. Following the service and luncheon Oakie was laid to rest beside Edie in Mount Ida Cemetery.   Casket bearers were Doug and Dwayne Stanley, Derry Ogasawara, Jeremy Osborne, Brian Lund and Robin Rebinsky.  Oakie’s family would like to express their gratitude to the Caregivers in Cottage 1 and Wendy Seibel (R.A.) for the devoted TLC they provided Oakie with these past few years.  Memorial donations sent to the BCSPCA in Oakies’ memory would be appreciated, BC SPCA Donor Relations Team, 1245 East 7th avenue, Vancouver, BC V5T 1R1 On line condolences may be sent to Oakie’s obituary at www.bowersfuneralservice.com Funeral arrangements were in the care of Bowers Funeral Service, Salmon Arm, BC


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Celebrations

NEWSPAPER CARRIERS NEEDED

Certified Dental Assistant We are in search of a Certified Dental Assistant to join our fabulous, fun team at Shuswap Orthodontics. If you have an excellent understanding of customer service, a great attitude and love to have fun at work, we will train you to learn the rest. A desire to complete the Orthodontic Module is a prerequisite. Permanent position, 4 days per week. Apply immediately with resume and hand written cover letter to: #202-571-6 St. NE, Salmon Arm, BC V1E 1R6

CALL FOR VOLUNTEERS!! We are still short on volunteers this year! Please spread the word & volunteer your time if you can! Without our amazing volunteers each year, we could never pull off the Children’s Festival! June 30th 9am-3pm & July 1 between 7am & 7pm there are volunteer opportunities! Please message us on Facebook or Call (250)833-0164 Ext. 8 or e-mail

SICAMOUS KOA Campground currently seeking individuals for the following seasonal positions: cleaning & office. Please apply in person.

THANK YOU to the 2 RCMP officers on duty June 16th downtown SA in the afternoon. You helped our handicapped son to stand up after he fell. We appreciate all you do in our town. Bob, Marge, & Bob Jr. Quinton

To distribute the Shuswap Market & Lakeshore News AREAS AVAILABLE SALMON ARM -18th/16 St. NE -Okanagan, 2nd/1st SE -27St/28St NE -2 Routes in Raven Sub -4 Ave/4A/4B SE -2 Routes near Hillcrest School SE SICAMOUS -Mara Lakeview MHP Call Valerie 250-832-2131

Information

Obituaries Here Today – Here Tomorrow There is no better way to create an everlasting tribute than by making a memorial donation to the Shuswap Community Foundation. Every tax receipted gift ensures that the name of your loved one will be remembered in perpetuity.

Office: 250-832-5428 www.shuswapfoundation.ca

Lost & Found FOUND: Apple iPhone at Canoe Beach on June 14, has a neon green case and cracked screen (250)833-1857 LOST: For whoever has the key to the vault in Salmon Arm & Sicamous could you please phone (250)836-4294. I need to get my stuff. Bobby Hislop LOST: Neutered gray & white tabby cat with green eyes named Gus Gus. He is tattooed in each ear, left ear has a paw print tattoo, right ear has an id#. He went missing on Thursday from the Shell Trailer Court vicinity. If seen please call (250)463-5546 LOST: peddle boat, red & white, last week of May in Blind Bay (250)675-3334 LOST: Virgin flip phone, old style, white in colour, please return to Salmon Arm Observer Office LOST: wrist watch with the words “Black Press” on the face. Please call (250)4635315 LOST: Yellow rubber bracelet says “live strong”; between Turner Creek trail @ Podollan & the wharf on Wed. even.; v.v sentimental value; small cash reward offered. (250)253-9997

Sports & Recreation HUNTING Firearms Safety courses. C.O.R.E. & P.A.L. required for Hunting/Firearms Licences. Call Trevor Holmes at (250)832-4105 www.huntingandfirearms.com

Employment Education/Trade Schools INTERIOR HEAVY EQUIPMENT OPERATOR SCHOOL. NO Simulators. In-the-seat training. Real world tasks. Weekly start dates. Job board! Funding options. SignUp online! iheschool.com 1-866-399-3853

Help Wanted Prep/Line Cook Part-time leading to full-time. Day shifts. Wages based on experience. Reply to: tammy@blindbayresort.com

MURIEL CAROL HOWARD Our hearts weep as we announce the passing of our precious sweet mother, Muriel Carol (Jones), (Henry) Howard, fondly known as Carol. Born November 15, 1935 in St. John New Brunswick, she was in her eightieth year when our journey with the cancer ended. She left us early in morning on June 10, peacefully and gently, (much as the way she lived her life) with family at her side at her home in Salmon Arm. She leaves behind her faithful and beloved companion of 13 years, Mimi, her ever protective, little dog. Loving and missing her greatly are her children: Carol Ann Henry, (Glynne) Green; Wanda Henry; Robert (Tina) Henry and Sandy Henry, Milne. The loss and memories of ‘Nana’ will be shared by grandchildren Colyn and Byron Green, Chris, Micheal and Sarah Henry and Andy Milne…she was devoted to them. Great grandchildren Aaden and Silas Henry were fortunate to have had some time to experience her love. In her later adult years mom connected with both a maternal half-brother Rick (Helen) Burke of Melbourne Australia and a paternal half-brother Jim (Gloria) Carter. These relationships blossomed and provided comfort to mom through her end of life journey. Having spent ½ of her life on the east coast, Mom leaves behind dear and close friends on both sides of the country. Some of whom she remained in close contact with until her final days. Mom cherished her friends and they cherished her. The appreciation we have for the home care aids from Shuswap Community Care is immeasurablewe couldn’t have done it without you! Mom’s ‘regulars’ became like an extended family network, trusted and valued for what they individually brought to mom’s care, we were so privileged to have you. Your stories, laughter, gentle care and nurturing contributed greatly to Mom’s contentment and quality of life, a heartfelt Thank You to each of you, you went above and beyond! Thank you to Hospice volunteers, Barb, Penny and Katherine. The stories, foot and leg rubs, and quiet companionship meant a great deal to mom and she welcomed your visits. Thank you to her nurse Lorraine Prosser and Dr. Grant McCallum. Not only were mom’s pets special to her, family pets, friends pets, neighbourhood pets all held an endearing place in her heart. Mom’s charity was SPCA, should you wish to make a donation in her memory. Please join us for a memorial and celebration of mom’s life that will be held at 11:30 a.m. on Saturday July 4th at Fischer’s Funeral Services in Salmon Arm. There will be an opportunity to share memories and stories over a light lunch. Email condolences and share memories of Carol through her obituary at www.fischersfuneralservices. com.

sachildrensfestival@gmail.com

Happy Birthday Jennifer!!

STRAWBERRY PICKERS req’d at the Berry Patch 3930 10Ave. NE TCH, SA (250)8324662 Kevin or Kate Stadnyk

Alaska… LOVE that 3 to 1 ratio!

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Obituaries

Gudrun Weisinger

From the Observer Gang

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AV E R Y

It is with profound sadness that we announce the passing of Gudrun Weisinger, beloved wife, mother, grandmother, and sister, on June 22, 2015, at the age of 73. Gudrun Weisinger, nee Behmel, was born October 8th, 1941, in Dettingen (Hohenzollern), Germany as one of four siblings, two boys and two girls. In 1966 she moved to Canada, intending to stay one year, but there she met the love of her life, her soulmate Alfred. Together they built a life and had two sons, Peter and Franz. Gudrun also began her career as one of the most accomplished weavers in the country. She had trained in Germany at the ‘Meisterschule für das Weberhandwerk’, Master School for the Weaving Trade, in Sindelfingen, and completed a Journeyman certificate, earning the title of Master Weaver in 1964. Over the years she has exhibited many works at art shows and galleries, and has received prestigious awards and prizes in Canada and the United States. Her commissioned work includes a tapestry for the Japanese Sister City of Surrey, BC; a wall hanging for a library in Newton, BC; recreation of several historic home textiles; and restoration of a Jacquard loom. She was a most loved and distinguished member of the Shuswap Spinners and Weavers Guild in Salmon Arm, and was an Honourable Member of the Peace Arch Spinners Guild in Surrey. She taught all levels of weaving and designing and was often a judge at weaving exhibitions. Gudrun was a meticulous artisan. In her words, “finding a perfect harmony of colour, texture, fibre and technique is of paramount importance in my weaving.” In addition to her weaving, Gudrun also loved gardening and being outside. She was always positive, vital, and up for a new experience. Gudrun is survived by her husband Alfred, sons Peter (Michelle) and Franz Weisinger, and grandchildren Maja and Monika; her brother Hermann and family in Germany, and sister Luise and family in Australia. Thank you, Gudrun for a wonderful, fulfilled life. You wove it beautifully. A private memorial gathering will be held for family and friends. In lieu of flowers, donations are welcomed to the Canadian Cancer Society Southern Interior Rotary Lodge, 2251 Abbott St, Kelowna, BC V1Y 1E2; phone 250-712-2203. Email condolences and share memories of Gudrun through her obituary at www.bowersfuneralservice.com.

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to Ashleigh Lavigne & Kurt Reinelt & big brother Logan. Love from your Great Grammas, Great Grampa, & Gramma, Nana, Papa & all your aunts & uncles!

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ALBERT E. SCHARTNER February 2, 1933 – June 15, 2015 A Celebration of Life will be held at 11 am, June 29, 2015 at the Christian Reform Church, 1191 22nd St. NE Salmon Arm, BC. Bert was born February 02, 1933 at Three Hills, Alberta and passed away June 15, 2015 at Salmon Arm, BC. He was a farmer, truck driver, paramedic and worked with the handicapped. He was known to be a high-spirited person who was not afraid to say what was on his mind. Bert was predeceased by two sons; Earl and Mark. He is survived by his wife Luella; daughter, Yolanda; son, Ron and seven grandchildren. May God be with you. Arrangements entrusted to Fischer’s Funeral Services & Crematorium Ltd., Salmon Arm (250) 833-1129. Email condolences and share memories through Bert’s obituary at www. fischersfuneralservices.com. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in Bert’s name may be made to the Cornerstone Christian Reformed Church, ‘Help Fund’, 1191 22nd St. NE, Salmon Arm, BC V1E 4N1.

Serving and caring for families in our community since 1947. Whether you’re considering pre-planning or have lost a loved one, you can trust our professional and friendly team to support you with meaningful grief services. We provide individualized funeral, memorial and celebration of life services, as well as grief counselling and an aftercare program. For more information and the answers to many frequently asked questions, visit us online at: Kevin Bolen, Funeral Director

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STORE ASSISTANT Gibbons Motor Toys is hiring for a position to assist with various store duties at their Salmon Arm location. Minimum Qualifications Include: High school diploma, basic math and computer skills, ability to multi-task, proper phone etiquette, positive attitude, adapt well to changes, ability to communicate effectively with both customers and co-workers, fast learner who takes initiative. Duties Include: Daily cash reconciliation, data entry, keeping storefront clean and organized, answering multiline phone, assisting with parts & boat detailing, other tasks as assigned, on-thejob training provided. Group Benefits and Pension Plan may be applicable. Please apply with resume in person or via email: timp@abgmt.com

Dr. Aditya Seth Inc. Salmon Arm Eye Surgeons & Physicians Unit 135A-1151-10Ave SW V1E 1T3 requires one full time permanent administrative assistant. Duties include: ◆Schedule & confirm appointments & meetings of employer ◆Order office supplies & maintain inventory; ◆Set up & maintain manual & computerized information filing systems; ◆Determine & establish office procedures; ◆Record & prepare minutes of meetings; ◆May compile data, statistics & other information to support research activities; ◆May organize conferences. Education: completion of secondary school. Experience: 2-3 years. Knowledge of English required. Mail, email: adityaseth2015@gmail.com or fax: (250)832-1106

Drivers/Courier/ Trucking

PRODUCE CLERKS – FULL & PART TIME

Our Salmon Arm – Uptown, Produce Department, requires experienced staff to fill two positions, 1 full time and 1 part time position. If you are energetic, enthusiastic and want to be part of the Askew’s team, we want to hear from you. Please apply in person to: Mike Medwid, Produce Manager – Uptown Store or apply by email to shirley@askewsfoods.com in head office.

Shuswap Optometric Centre has an opening for a receptionist. We are looking for a strong team player with great people skills who enjoys providing excellent service. Previous medical/professional office skills/experience is an asset, but we will happily train the right applicant. Bring your resume into our practice in person and ask for the Office Manager.

#3 - 160 Trans Canada Highway NE Salmon Arm www.shuswapoptometric.ca

Dairy Queen is now hiring! Inside Sales Representative Talius is an established and progressive market leader in the manufacturing of rollshutters and retractable screens throughout North America and the Caribbean. We have built our business with a focus on providing excellent customer service, quality and value to our clients. We are a growing company, and are now accepting resumes for the position of Inside Sales Representative in our Salmon Arm plant.  Our Inside Sales team provides technical advice, quotations, order processing, troubleshooting and installation support to our dealer network. Consideration will be given to enthusiastic, team-oriented applicants with an attention to detail and an ability to prioritize and multi-task in a fast paced environment. If you are interested in a rewarding career with a growing company, striving for customer service excellence, send your resume in confidence, by July 15, 2015 to: ATTN: Operations Manager Email: employment@talius.com or via fax 250-832-8577 We will contact any applicant considered for interviews. No telephone inquiries please. Visit talius.com to learn more about our products and services.

We are seeking reliable, dedicated and team oriented staff members. ~ Full and Part Time positions ~ Must be availble to work a combination of day, evening and weekend shifts. Competitive salary offered.

Please submit your cover letter and resume to dairyqueensa@gmail.com (email preferred) or drop off at Dairy Queen.

Experienced Line Cooks and Prep Cooks needed Moose Mulligan’s is hiring! Top quality establishment looking for new members to join our family. Wages negotiable upon experience. Check out our menu at moosemulligans.com. Would also accept someone looking for a term contract as long as they can stay till Mid-September. Resumes to peter@moosemulligans.com.

Braby Motors is searching for a full time JOURNEYMAN AUTOMOTIVE TECHNICIAN. Our shop is a busy and growing location which could be ideal for the right candiate. Our shop offers a variety of all maintenance and repairs, a clean and organized work environment and overall an excellent atmosphere to work in. Candidates with Chrysler, Dodge & Jeep training preffered BRABY MOTORS OFFERS: -Excellent wage & benefits packages -Performance incentives -Modern shop and equipment -Management support -Specialized training available

DELI CLERK Our Uptown Deli/Café Department requires part time help (25 to 30 hours per week). This help is needed on the Deli side, experience would be an asset but not necessary. Must be able to multi task, have excellent customer service and hold a food safe certificate. The shift we are looking to fill will be mostly evenings, 4-10 p.m. If you are energetic and enthusiastic and want to be part of the Askew’s team, then we want to hear from you. Please forward your resume, preferably in person, to: Shannon, Deli/Café Manager – Uptown store, or email to head office: shirley@askewsfoods.com.

Please email your resume to: brandon@brabymotors.com by fax (250)832-4545 or come by and see us in person: 1250 Trans Canada Hwy SW, Box 880 Salmon Arm BC V1E 4N9 250-832-8053

Job Opportunities

The Literacy Alliance of the Shuswap Society (LASS) is a nonprofit charitable organization that promotes literacy in the North Okanagan-Shuswap area through awareness, collaborative partnerships, and education in order to enhance the health and well-being of individuals and the community.

1. Literacy Outreach Coordinator/ Executive Director

-the position involves the coordination of literacy programs, partnerships, and initiatives as outlined in the District Literacy Plan and directed by the LASS Board -job responsibilities include the planning, organizing, administration, and evaluation of all LASS activities consistent with the mission, vision, and policies set by the Board and governed by the annual budget -part-time salary position (based on 20 hours/week) Detailed job descriptions can be found at: www.shuswapliteracy.ca

2. Blind Bay Cyber Seniors Program Facilitator

-the position involves the coordination and management of the new Cyber Seniors Computer Tutoring Program in Blind Bay -job responsibilities include tutor recruitment, scheduling, volunteer management, and monitoring of the overall program -part-time contract position from September 2015 to March 2016 (180 hours) Detailed job descriptions can be found at: www.shuswapliteracy.ca Please send a resume and cover letter outlining the position(s) for which you are applying along with at least 3 references to: Jennifer Findlay admin@shuswapliteracy.ca 250-833-2095 Application deadline: July 15th, 2015

North Okanagan Shuswap School District No. 83

ABORIGINAL OUTREACH WORKER The Aboriginal Outreach Worker is a yearly contract position under the direction of the First Nations Education Council (FNEC). This position will serve students who attend schools in the local school district for the 2015/2016 school year. The schools served are identified by School District 83 District Principal of Aboriginal Education, based on priorities, concerns and issues and according to the terms of the Aboriginal Enhancement Agreement. Qualifications would include a Bachelor of Social Work Degree with a working knowledge or experience with Aboriginal communities. This is a part-time position for a one school year contract with terms to be negotiated based on qualifications and experience due to an incumbent’s maternity leave. For further details on duties, responsibilities and other qualifications, please visit the Make a Future website at www.makeafuture.ca. Please submit cover letter, resume and supporting documentation to apply@sd83.bc.ca by 12:00 p.m. on Friday, July 3, 2015. We thank all applications for their interest, however, only those selected for interview will be contacted.

Services

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Cleaning Services LICENSED cleaning service S.A., Tappen, & Canoe. Ref avail. $20/hr. (250)804-6043

Home Improvements CARPENTRY, drywall, tile, painting, flooring. 31 yrs exp, small job ok. Free Estimates. Call Brad Elliott (Salmon Arm Resident) (250)832-9590

Irrigation/Sprinkler Systems Dental Receptionist

Literacy Alliance of the Shuswap Society

US capable Class 1 Drivers required immediately: We are an Okanagan based transport company looking for qualified drivers for US loads we run primarily in the Pacific Northwest, Utah, Arizona and Nevada. We offer a new pay rate empty or loaded. All picks and drops paid. Assigned units company cell phones and fuel cards. Regular home time Direct deposit paid every second Friday with no hold backs. We offer a rider and pet policy. Company paid US travel Insurance. All applicants must have reliable transportation and a positive attitude. Please fax resume & abstract to 250-546-0600 or by email to parris@ricknickelltrucking.com NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.

Acorn Dental is looking for a full time (32 to 40 hours per week) dental receptionist to start immediately. Our ideal candidate is organized, knowledgeable and focused on helping us achieve our goal of providing excellent patient care. A personable, professional person who is motivated, caring, and loves dentistry would be the best ¿t. (xperience is an asset, but training will be provided for the right candidate. This is an excellent opportunity for someone who wants to work in a beautiful, established dental of¿ce with a friendly and committed team. For additional information regarding Acorn Dental and our patient-oriented service philosophy, please visit www.acorndental.ca.To apply, please send a cover letter and resume to andrea@acorndental.ca.

Food And Beverage Services Manager The Shuswap Recreation Society is accepting resumes for the position of Food and Beverage Services Manager at the Shaw Centre in Salmon Arm. This position is responsible for providing a high level of food quality and customer service as well as recruitment, training and supervision of junior staff. The position reports to both the General Manager and the Business Manager of the Shuswap Recreation Society. Responsibilities: • Food and Beverage Operations; • Customer Service; • Financial Performance; • Human Resources; Qualificaitons and Experience: • Required: - High School Diploma; - “Food Safe” certificate; - “Serving it Right” certificate; - Five (5) years’ experience in a Food and Beverage operation; - Three (3) years’ supervisory experience in a Food and Beverage operation; - Exceptional attention to detail and organizational skills; - Three (3) to five (5) years’ experience utilizing computer software in relation to restaurant operations and reporting; Resumes can be emailed to dboyd@salmonarmrecreation.ca or delivered to the SASCU Recreation Centre, 2550 - 10th Avenue NE, Salmon Arm BC to the attention of Darby Boyd. Shuswap Recreation Society 2600 - 10th Avenue NE Salmon Arm, BC V1E 2S4

CLEAN CUT RENOVATIONS AND REPAIRS Irrigation Design, Install & Repair Small reno’s and repairs, Interior painting and trim Licensed & Insured

Frank Cell 250-515-3637 250-832-8153

Masonry & Brickwork L.T. Masonry & Tile Call Terence for a Quote (778)981-0700

Misc Services

Home & Yard

•Renovation •Repair •Maintenance

•Fencing •Decks •Patios

250-253-4663

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Pets & Livestock

Merchandise for Sale

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Rentals

Feed & Hay

Poultry

Fruit & Vegetables

Garage Sales

Garage Sales

Misc. for Sale

Apt/Condo for Rent

GOOD hay, $4.50-$7.00/bale, alfalfa & grass (250)803-8298 (250)832-4160

RED Rock Cross laying pullets 12 weeks old $13.00 each 250-835-2000

BERRY pickers needed from June1-Sept 30, camping avail. at the farm. (250)832-5398

EAGLE Bay: 4909 Parker Rd., June 27, 8-1, sports, water toys, tools, guitars, bldg. materials, collectibles, musical stuff. More than your average garage sale.

SA: Downsizing, 2391 20Ave. SE, Sat. June 27, 8-4, tools, hshld, quad, boat, trailer, mobility scooter. LOW PRICES!

TEMPO treadmill, Model 611T in new cond., hardly used, 1.25HP, 250lb. capacity, 18”x45” workout area, $200. obo (250)836-2490

1BDRM. balcony apt. downtown f/s & hot water incl., NP, NS, $680/mo.(1-855)852-5660

Pets WANTED a good home for a energetic Great Pyrenees spayed female, super friendly (250)832-9193

1-800-222-TIPS

Excavating & Drainage

Excavating & Drainage

DAN DEGLAN EXCAVATING Professionally Beautifying Properties for Over 27 Years. • Rock Walls • Utility Services • Site Prep • Terracing • Drainage • Pools

Firewood/Fuel

www.dandeglan.com 981 - 16th Street N.E., Salmon Arm V1E 2V2

250-832-0707

Home Improvements

FRESH STRAWBERRIES THE BERRY PATCH 3930 - 10 Avenue NE TCH Salmon Arm (250)832-4662 Saskatoons Fresh Saskatoons. Call ahead for orders Saskatoon Jammery Salmon Arm (250)832-6491 Strawberries ready now. Place your orders (250)8325398, 2250 40th St SE, signs STRAWBERRIES, U-pick, available now, Geier’s Fruit & Berry Farm, 3820 40th St. SE, (250) 832-2807 phone for picking time

Home Improvements

CARPENTER/HANDYMAN Available

FIREWOOD for Sale: bucked, split and delivered $150/cord & up. (250)804-3216 www.shuswapfirewood.com

Garden & Lawn

MULTI family; 541 6th St SE Sat Jun 27; 7-?. hshld, books, kids clothes & toys, kitchen etc Multi-Family Yard Sale Countryside Mobile Home Park. Hwy 97B. Fri, Jun 26, 8am-2pm, Sat, Jun 27, 8am12pm. Fishing tackle/gear, camper, BBQ, boat/motor/trailer, household, furniture, small tools, Lots of good stuff. Follow the signs. SA: 3 Family Sale. 1820 23Ave. NE, June27, 8-12, childrens & variety of household

Pets

Pets

PET GROOMING With Michelle

Grumpy Old Man • Building Projects • Home Improvements • Repairs, Renovations • Too many years experience fixing old houses • Local References

ESTATE Garage Sale. Blind Bay. 2487 Centennial Dr., Sat. June 27th 9-1. Tools from screwdrivers to drill press, old radio’s, & much more.

Monday to Friday

All Breeds including Cats & Large Dogs

271A Trans-Can. Hwy. N.E. (across from KFC) • 250-832-0604

Misc. for Sale

Heavy Duty Machinery A-CHEAP, LOWEST PRICES STEEL SHIPPING Dry Storage Containers Used 20’40’45’53’ and insulated containers all sizes in stock. 40’ containers as low as $2,200DMG.Huge freezers. Ph Toll free 24 hours 1-866528-7108 or 1-778-298-3192 8am-5pm. Delivery BC and AB www.rtccontainer.com SCRAP PAPPY Will pay cash for oversized scrap steel, cats, yarders, saw mill equipment, farm equipment, etc., All insurance in place to work on your property. www.scrappappy.ca 250-547-2584.

Misc. for Sale

Appointments necessary.

250 833-5668

SA: Multi Family Sale, 1211 16St. NE, June 27, 28, 9-4, Don’t Miss This One! SORRENTO: 628 George Dr, Sat, Jun 27. 9-4. Go 2km west of Sorrento follow signs left off Elson Rd. Lawn mowers, snow blower, garden tools, BBQ, hshld, misc. clothing, jewelry, 2 leather halters, Australian long riders coat

Misc. for Sale

Garden & Lawn

BlandS ’s

ALE FARM S • Shavings, Sawdust, Bark Mulch, Wood Chips (bulk/mini bags) PICK-UP • Well Rotted Manure OR • Soils DELIVERY • Extra Clean Wheat Straw

10,000BTU Danby portable air conditioner, excellent condition, $225. (250)832-9800 GRAD gifts: Unique one-of-akind gifts handmade in Salmon Arm. Pens, jewelry, art, & more. (778) 489-3507 garylittle77@hotmail.com HOBART Welder, 205 wire feed, C/W, Feris-Non Feris. 6” Jointer. 121/2” Planer Molder, new. 9’ Swather. (250) 675-4477 SINGLE Bed with vibrator & heater $50., 250gallon diesel fuel barrel $50 (250)832-9193

Sport Utility Vehicle

Farm Services

• Bark Mulch • Shavings • Sawdust

Legal Notices

250-838-0111 or 1-855-737-0110

Homes for Rent

Career Opportunities

Lakeside Realty Ltd.

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Smith Chevrolet Cadillac Kamloops has an immediate, full time opening for a Licensed Transmission Technician. Must have computer diagnostic experience and ability to work a flexible 6 day work schedule. Wage and benefits based on experience. Only interviewed applicants will be notified. Please email Glenn Boughton at gboughton@smithgm.com or James Dusange at jdusange@smithgm.com

Homes for Rent

R E N TA L S

2 Bedroom, 1 Bath ½ Duplex F/S, Carport, N/S N/P #2 980 1st Ave SE, Salmon Arm 3 Bedrooms, 1 Bath House 5 Appliances, Garage, N/S 1073 Dilworth Rd, Sorrento

Call Merry!

$900/mo. Call Merry!

$1250/mo.

2 Bedrooms + den, 2 full bath condo N/S, N/P Call Merry! #10 1215 Notch Hill Road $950/mo. 2 Bedroom + den Semi-furnished, incl. util., N/S, N/P Lakefront Suite

Merry Anderson 250-833-2799

Call Charlotte!

$1200/mo.

Charlotte Hall 250-517-8329

Downtown Salmon Arm, spacious office space/treatment room. Ideal for RMT, spa services, bookkeeper or office. $450/mo. 250-832-3647 SICAMOUS: Commercial bay, 1300sqft., overhead door, office space, TCH frontage, $863/mo. (250)804-8806

Mortgages TEKAMAR MORTGAGES

Best rate 5yr-2.69%OAC

Serving the Columbia-Shuswap since 1976. www.tekamar.ca Rates Consistently better than banks

(250)832-8766

Toll free 1-800-658-2345

Rentals

Cottages / Cabins Sunnybrae Cottage July/August Weekly Rental Saturday pm to Saturday am Paradise Point Fully furnished 1 bedroom kitchen, living, dining room & laundry $750/week includes hydro, sat tv & internet (250)835-8236

Rent To Own

Office/Retail

Rent to Own

PROFESSIONAL OFFICE spaces available for rent within quality, office building in downtown Salmon Arm. Hydro, Heat, AC, Reception included. Rent by month or lease. Private offices. Ground floor, high traffic location. Perfect for single professional or small businesses. Call Keith Chancellor (250)832-6060 or kchancellor@shaw.ca

Mobile home in Green Acres Malakwa, 2 Bedroom, 1 full bath, & 1/2 bathroom including Pad Rent

Only $590/mo. (250)836-2778 (250)762-7401 bryan5@shaw.ca

Sport Utility Vehicle

Legal Notices

TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY KEITH SHEEDY will NOT be responsible for any debts incurred in my name by TRACY L. PHILLIPS

COURT BAILIFF SALE NORTH CENTRAL BAILIFFS LTD. www.northcentralbailiffs.bc.ca

The Court Bailiff offers FOR SALE BY TENDER, the interest of CAROL JOSEPHINE OVELSON the Judgment Debtor, in the following goods: The shares of Carol Josephine Ovelson in M.B.M. Marina Ltd. (“The Marina” in Sicamous, BC), specifically: 1. Certificate # 36 - consisting of 1 Class "B" shares 2. Certificate # 40 - consisting of 47 Class "B" shares 3. Certificate # 49 - consisting of 345 Class "B" shares 4. Certificate #D-2 - consisting of 1,000 Class "D" shares For particulars, contact North Central Bailiffs Ltd. 491-1033. Sale is subject to cancellation or adjournment without notice. Sealed bids will be accepted on the units until July 24th, 2015. Goods to be sold as is where is. Bidder takes responsibility to ensure they are satisfied with the description of unit/goods being sold. Terms of sale: Immediate full payment upon successful bid, plus sales tax. www.northcentralbailiffs.bc.ca North Central Bailiffs Ltd. Donald McPhail Court Bailiff

Commercial/ Industrial

Real Estate

Call: 250-832-2533

FARM SERVICE LTD.

Career Opportunities

Free Items

LGE 1 & 2 BDRM. BRIGHT apts. In suite storage, green space, live-in manager. Cable incl. Sicamous, 250-804-5364.

FREE Hay. U cut it, U rake it, U bale it, U haul it away (250)832-9639

AWD, V6, remote start, trailer hitch, air, cruise, all weather floor mats, 2 sets Michelin tires on rims, 95,600 kms. Asking $15,495.

REIMER’S We Deliver

Misc. Wanted PURCHASING scrap gold & old Canadian & American coin collections. 250-548-3670 WANTED: rent/buy boat buoy or moorage in Canoe area. Please call (604)376-1523

2010 Ford Escape XLT

Stanley Bland 832-6615 or 833-2449

Farm Services

WOODS 18 cu’ upright freezer. $75.00. Lancaster Dehumidifier. $45.00 (250)833-4996 WROUGHT iron bed, ornate. Can be seen at Erikson’s Appliances $150. (250)832-9968

Suites, Lower 1 bdrm (brand new) avail July 1. w/d/f/s. N/P, N/S. $800/mo. + util. 250-803-6868 1BDRM + den bsmt suite, quiet, private entrance, W/D in suite, NS, NP, $775/mo incl. utilities, (250)832-2898 2BDRM NS, NP, no children close to DT, avail July 1 $1,100/mo util incl proof of F/T employment (250)253-4444

Suites, Upper 1BDRM+den, Tappen, bright, quiet $750 all util. incl., NP (250)835-4329 (250)804-6016 1BDRM suite near Uptown Askews & high school incl. util, tv $700/mo NS (250)833-2051

Transportation

Cars - Domestic 1928 Ford pick up, T-bucket 350-V8, auto, everything chromed, oak dash, headers, new tires, needs some work; $16,000 (250)832-0560

Cars - Sports & Imports 2003 Kia Rio, 140,000kms, 5 speed manual, new computer module, runs good, must go ASAP $900. (250)804-8069

Recreational/Sale Montana 5th wheel 4 slides hardwood flrs incl Ford F350 diesel new tires must be seen $35,000obo 1-(575) 740-1511

Trucks & Vans 1994 B4000 Mazda 4x4, ext. cab, canopy, 225km, 5spd., power locks & windows, $3400. obo (250)832-0294 2010 Ford XLT 4X4 128,000 km, fully loaded, good condition. $15,500 (250)833-6461

Boats VANGUARD Cutlass. 100 hp Mercury motor. Very good cond. New top. Incl. trailer. $3500. (250) 835-4475


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Profile of the week

BOAT REPAIR

METAL RECYCLING Scrappy’s Metal Recycling We take everything metal!

Wire, Tin, Fridges, Stoves, Freezers… FREE DROP OFF!

OVERHEAD DOORS

DETAILING Call Brad Reimer

250-253-2244 ultimateenclosures@gmail.com

Helm’s Deep

SALES-INSTALLATION-SERVICE

Carpentry ltD. Framing Renovations Fences Sheds Cedar Roofs

PAINTING

Finishing Eco-building Decks Repairs and More!

410-5th Street SW

250-253-6844

Serving Salmon Arm and Area

250.833.5688

Licensed Builders • Free Estimates • Full Warranties

FARM SERVICE LTD.

Bart’s

MINUTE MUFFLER & MAINTENANCE 250-832-8064

FARM SERVICES

REIMER’S

AUTOMOTIVE Mufflers Brakes Shocks Complete Automotive Repairs

Mon.-Fri. 8:30-5:00

We Deliver

• Bark Mulch • Shavings • Sawdust

250-838-0111 or 1-855-737-0110

Gre Cup at Cof of fee !!!

No ent ntm poi ssary p A e c Ne

FENCING

It’s Our Duty to Your Car! Since 1978

HOURS: Mon. to Sat. 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Helping the Environment! all used oil & filters are sent out for recycling

1291 TCH SW Salmon Arm salmonarm.gcocltd.com • 250-832-1040

“Serving the North Okanagan and Shuswap”

Pro -Tek Fence • Chain link • Ornamental • all welded COnstruCtiOn • Barrier Gates • spOrt COurts and nettinG • handrail

Residential, Commercial, Repairs

Your German Painter -M More than 35 as Ye ar s te Experience in al of Painting & W l kinds allpaper hanging

Phone: Cell:

250 675-0025 778-220-2776

Norbert Lazarus • Email: norbertlazarus@gmail.com

SAND & GRAVEL

ZAPPONE BROS. CONTRACTING • Gravel Sales & Delivery • Topsoil & Landscape Rock • Road Building & Site Prep • Lowbedding in Local Area • Excavating 440 - 60th St. SE, Salmon Arm

250-832-3816 STORAGE

Quality installations since 1990 Call for your free estimate No jobs too small!

• ICBC Repairs • Glass Replacement • Painting • Sand Blasting • Private Insurance Repairs • Frame Straightening

6231 hwy. 97a, enderby B.C phone: 250-351-0514 • email: pro_tek.fence@yahoo.ca

WE’VE GONE GREEN™ Now using environmentally-friendly and compliant WATERBORNE PAINT Salmon Arm FRAME & BODY SHOP

42nd St SW

St SW

1st Ave SW

46th

~ Your Local Business Professionals ~

HELM’S DEEP CARPENTRY Ltd. (formerly “Heartwood Carpentry”) is a local construction team that specializes in small-scale building in the Shuswap. Their focus is new home building, renovations, repair and eco-construction. Whether it’s Douglas Fir floors or exterior doors, stunning Larch ceilings or Cedar decks and railings, a brand new addition or a renovated kitchen- they can build it. Co-owners Ken & Erin Fraser know that the market is flooded with building materials that are unsustainable, toxic, and of questionable quality. Their staff can help you navigate these popular products. And if you want a team of builders that uses high quality, eco-friendly, and safe materials in your home, contact HELM’S DEEP. As a licensed builder with journeyman carpenters on staff, they take enormous pride in their work, providing a fullyear warranty on all craftsmanship and materials. Call their office to book an assessment of your project. Their estimates are clear, thorough, prompt and free!

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At Your Service

We buy Auto Batteries. 1st Ave. S.W. & T.C.Hwy. • 250-833-6367

• Fischer’s Funeral Home • Ben’s Towing

HYDRO EXCAVATING Mark Pennell owner

4130 - 1st Ave. SW

250-832-8947

CHIMNEY

ARRO

Wood Heat Services

• Fully Insured • Chimney Sweep • Stove Installs & Maintenance • WETT Inspections Call Robert Babakaiff 250-803-2168 Salmon Arm

WILDLIFE CONTROL 24 Hour Service Rob Stunzi cell: 250-253-2829

• Utility locating - Hydro/gas/water/fibre optics • Catch basins/sumps/drains • Line flushing (storm/sani/culverts) • Hot Water Boiler • Slot trenching • Street flushing/Lot washing

www.bigironhydrovac.ca

Call Mike 250-306-2148

Critter Catchers Wildlife Removal Specialists Raccoons/ Skunks/ Beaver/ Squirrels

Shop Local Hire Local


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• Duvets & Duvet Covers • Decorative Pillows & Covers • Throws We have everything to complete your room

S HO P Support our community!

Salmon Ar commun m’s business ity empl oy thousan ds of loc s al support s dozens residents; of local charitie s, sports t ea organiza tions; pr ms & o local res v idents w ides ith essen product ti s & ser v ices and al for grow allows th entire co & prosperity fo r the mmunit y.

950 in Merchant

$

181 Okanagan Ave. NE • 250-832-7288

Going on a road trip this summer?

Gift Certificates

Complete vehicle check-up before you hit the road. $

44.99

Second Prize

Includes a full inspection of brakes, belts, battery test, lights, hoses, air filter, wiper blades, steering & suspension components, tire pressures and tread depth, drivetrain fluid & under hood fluids. Dually trucks & any additional parts and fluid fees may apply.

BrabyMotors com

1 Prize: st

500

$

IN MERCHANT CERTIFICATES

1250 Trans Canada Highway SW, Salmon Arm • 250-832-8053

$

300

in Merchant Certificates

Third Prize

$

150

in Merchant Certificates

• Enter draw at participating merchants • No purchase required • One semi-finalist will be drawn each week from each participating merchant and entered into the final draw. • Names of the semi-finalists will be published each week in the Shuswap Market News.

250-832-6206

#3 - 160 Trans Canada Highway

© 2015 Pandora Jewelry, LLC • All rights reserved • PANDORA.NET

(Complex by Java Jive & Booster Juice)

Shuswap Optometric Centre

Final Draw Date: Friday, July 31st at 12 noon Employees and immediate family members of the Salmon Arm Observer are not eligible to participate. Employees of participating business’ cannot enter at their place of employment.

YOUR RINGS AREN’T JUST RINGS

VILLAGE GREEN CENTRE • 250.545.4944 DOWNTOWN SALMON ARM • 250.832.8040 JCBRADLEYJEWELLERS@GMAIL.COM

Wicked Dude Shorts

350 Alexander Street, Salmon Arm • 250-832-5100

Whatever your adventure ... it starts here!


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Casual Summer Fashions • Dresses • Tops • Leggings

(250) 832-4574 • 3181 - 11th Avenue N.E.

S HO P

399 ea

Unbelievable

price!

COMMUNITY

SUPPORT A VIBRANT

• • • • • •

Jan Blackburn Susan Eizenberger Tersa Vanderhoek C. Johnson Lil Hansom Dwight Martin

PROTECT Your automotive investment with quality work, trained technicians & competitive prices.

The Works Road Ready Event Lube, Oil & Filter & Safety Inspection All Makes – All Models. Up to 5 L conventional oil, Motocraft filter, Diesels extra – competitive pricing also available

69.95

$

plus taxes & levies

Regular Maintenance is Key to maintaining your vehicle’s value & reliability. Expires July 31st, 2015

JACOBSON SERVICE DEPARTMENT • 250-832-2101

• • • • • •

50

Watermelon Seedless, USA

Semi-Finalists: Amanda Cavanaugh Robyn Coatta Liam O’Brien Sandra V Renate Dundee Clayton Clingwall Cyndi Puhach

And thatʻs just the price!

%

Support our community & win!! • • • • • • •

Juicy, sweet, “ mouth-watering.

YOU SAVE

1151 - 10th Ave. S.W. • 250-832-2278 Open 7 Days • 8 a.m.-10 p.m.

Grace Lutz Mairin Idzan Jessica Miedema Thirza Out Penny McDonald Alida Kruk

FREE

6 oz. bag of Greenies with the purchase of any 30 lb. Nutro Dog Food*

Piccadilly Liquor Store Wednesdays are Seniors Day! 10% on select products

*

While Supplies last, limit one per purchase

WIN • A Bike with Granville Island • A Paddleboard with Bailey’s • An Electric Smoker with Fosters

Somersby Variety Pack Alberta Genuine Draft 15 pack

1434

$ Drop off your non-perishable donation for Feed the Need

+ tax & deposit

8 pack

1974

$

+ tax & deposit

Barefoot

Pinot/Grigio & Moscato

$

748

+ tax & deposit

The Mall at Piccadilly (next to Starbuck’s & Save On Foods) • 250-832-8688

PET FOOD &

ACCESSORI

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271A Trans-Can. Hwy. N.E. (across from KFC) • 250-832-0604

100% Locally owned & operated


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Men’s Clothing Too!

T SMAR T

E E R T S

C L O T H I N G

Bamboo & Natural Fiber Clothing

(778) 489-5075

148 Lakeshore Drive Salmon Arm

S HO P

streetsmartclothes@gmail.com

T % C E L 5 SE 2 N ff R O A Y #102-650 Trans Can. Hwy. NE • 250.832.3937 Mon.-Fri. • 9 am to 9 pm Sat. • 9 am to 5:30 pm Sun. • 11 am to 4 pm

Find us on Facebook

Support our community & win!!

PROUD LOCAL SUPPORTER SINCE 1998

Cycle TUNE-UP SPECIAL!!

SUPPORT THE LOCAL ECONOMY

Benefits of shopping locally

44 95

$

Skookum Cycle & Ski

It supports economic investment in our region. An economically dynamic region attracts investment. The more invesment there is, the more our municipality and region earn in tax revenues. This, in turn, attracts other investors. Investors are like consumers – they are attracted to deals that work!

141-Shuswap St. NW 250-832-7368

Blueberries 1 lb. Clamshell

Buyin g stimul local ate econo s the my !

Help our y communit d grow an thrive!

Skookumcycleandski.com

2

$ 49 ea.

HILLTOP TOYOTA

Quality Parts, Quality Service Just for you... We service& all makes models

Your one – stop shop for everything SUMMER! Kayaks/Paddleboards, Pools, BBQ’s, Patio furniture and more… With over 1600 in-store special everyday, you can count on us to be in-stock and PRICED RIGHT!

8 am - 8 pm Daily

3710 TC Hwy., West, Salmon Arm demilles.ca

250-832-7550

DLR 30465

Canadian Tire 2350 Trans Canada Hwy. NE, Salmon Arm 250 832-9433 • Toll Free 1-888-290-3388 www.hilltoptoyota.net

Full service auto centre 1151 10th Ave. SW

250-832-9600

Mon.-Fri. 8-9, Sat. 8-6 Sun. 9-5


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For Wherever There is Adventure Take Tilley

“WHERE YOU’RE TREATED LIKE PART OF THE FAMILY”

330 Alexander St. NE Salmon Arm 250-832-2113

Support our community & win!! SUPPORT THE LOCAL ECONOMY

INTERACT • MASTERCARD • VISA

Wh elsew y buy h ...whe ere... have i n we t here? all

Benefits of shopping locally

Buying locally is more convenient. Convenience is paramount to many consumers, and buying locally saves both time and money. Driving to a faraway mall or shopping center or paying costly online shipping fees is not nearly as quick or convenient as shopping within your community, where you can purchase and take home items on the same day without using a full tank of gas or paying for shipping.

OVER 5,000,000 IN NEW AWARD WINNING GENERAL MOTORS PRODUCT 0% FINANCING UP TO 84 MONTHS, 0% LEASE RATES, UP TO $10,000 IN FACTORY DISCOUNTS WE WILL PAY OUT YOUR CURRENT VEHICLE LOAN

Check Us Out! boathousemarine.com

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U.S. VEHICLE BROKERS ON SPEED DIAL TO GET YOU THE HIGHEST TRADE VALUES IN A DECADE!

SALMON ARM 2670 -T.C. Hwy., SW • 250.832.7515

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3901 - 11 Ave. NE • 250-832-6066 www.salmonarmgm.com


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!

Really Everything... rated pe Our Store is Locally Owned & O

Pork Tenderloin

9

98

Grilling$2S2.0/tekgak Value Pack •

lb.

Cross Rib Simmering Steak

100% Arabica Coffee

453 g ...........................................

3 98 4 98

$8.77/kg ..........................................................

SAVINGS New Harbor

MEATSpecials T-Bone

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lb.

Value Pack, $10.98/kg ......................................

lb.

You save $3.01 Malt "O" Meal

Cereal

Sel. Var., 311 g - 383 g ..... 2 for

You save $4.98 on 2

298 500

Maxwell House

Instant Coffee

Dark Roast only • 200 g...............

You save $6.01 Stater

Prune Juice

946 mL .........................................

You save $1.61

498 398

Smuckers

BAKERYSpecials Sub Buns

DELISpecials

1

98

4 Pack .........................................................

Strawberry Jam 907 g ............................................

You save $3.01 Heinz

Pork & Beans

.................................................................

8"

Strawberry Shortcake

8

98

Made in-store .................................................

each

2 29 2 79

Emmenthal

Pastrami ................................................................

100 g

100 g

Sel. Var., 398 mL .............. 5 for

You save $4.95 on 5

Cheddar Cheese Sel. Var., 700 g ..............................

You save $4.01

Mike & Ike's

1

10

Candy

...................................................................

Save $2.00/kg

/100 g

• Coffee Shop • Hot Foods • Free Wi-fi • Belgian Chocolates - made in-store • Sure Crop Feeds Recipient of several independent Grocer Retail Awards

Washington Grown

Liquid Dishwasher Soap 561 mL. ............................ 2 for

You save $1.98 on 2 Cascade

Dishwasher Pac

$2.82/kg. ..................................................

Celery Hearts

...............................................................

1498

28 lb.

Organic

per lb.

ea.

lb.

$2.60/kg

Monday-Thursday 8:30am-7pm Friday 8:30am-8pm • Saturday 8:30am-6pm Sunday & Holidays 9am-6pm Phone: 250-679-3261 Fax: 250-679-3606

Prices effective June 28 - July 4, 2015

CHASE, B.C.

500

1 98 8 1 2 Bananas 1

Pink Lady Apples U.S. Grown

798

Sunlight

You save $8.01

PRODUCESpecials

500

Armstrong

110 Pk. .....................................

Bulk Items

498

We reserve the right to limit quantities - Check our weekly flyer for more specials

smart one card price Holiday Hours begin July 6

! s g n i v a - Big S

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June 26, 2015 edition of the Salmon Arm Observer

Salmon Arm Observer, June 26, 2015  

June 26, 2015 edition of the Salmon Arm Observer