Business & Economy

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New Afton delaying new mining opportunity, would extend mine life 5 years

By Chad Klassen
January 23, 2018 - 4:01pm Updated: January 23, 2018 - 8:55pm

KAMLOOPS — New Afton is coming off a record year in 2017 with production of six million tonnes. The goal is to match that this year, but 2018 is also a year of exploration in other ways — to analyze options for its C-zone moving forward. 

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Sun Peaks wraps up 2017 with big things to come in 2018

By Adam Donnelly
January 15, 2018 - 2:12pm Updated: January 15, 2018 - 4:14pm

SUN PEAKS, BC — After the 2016-17 season proved to be another record year for the resort municipality, Sun Peaks continues to welcome more and more visitors to the mountain and with improved amenities in the village, like the school and new health centre, more and more of those visitors are movin