Local Business

Allison Levens of The Mantel. (Rebecca Dyok photo)
Allison Levens of The Mantel. (Rebecca Dyok photo)
Trevor Bigg (Photo submitted)
Trevor Bigg (Photo submitted)
As the holiday season approaches, The Rusty Bucket owner Rena Johnson (centre) and her staff, Melissa and Leslie, are getting ready to step into Christmas with new items arriving daily.(Photo submitted)
As the holiday season approaches, The Rusty Bucket owner Rena Johnson (centre) and her staff, Melissa and Leslie, are getting ready to step into Christmas with new items arriving daily.(Photo submitted)
Woodland Jewellers is a fourth-generation, family-run business founded in 1933, owned and operated by Geoff Bourdon.
Woodland Jewellers is a fourth-generation, family-run business founded in 1933, owned and operated by Geoff Bourdon.
Adrian Kreis (Photo submitted)
Adrian Kreis (Photo submitted)
Susan Colgate of Interior Properties
Susan Colgate of Interior Properties
Melanie Ablitt of Walk-Rite Shoe Store. (Angie Mindus photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Melanie Ablitt of Walk-Rite Shoe Store. (Angie Mindus photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Join us at the Williams Lake Tribune in celebrating Small Business Week Oct. 18 to 24. We encourage everyone to buy local, order take out and show as much support as you can for our small businesses. (Williams Lake Tribune photo)
Join us at the Williams Lake Tribune in celebrating Small Business Week Oct. 18 to 24. We encourage everyone to buy local, order take out and show as much support as you can for our small businesses. (Williams Lake Tribune photo)
B.C.’s minister of transportation and infrastructure Rob Fleming, right, toured the Cariboo recently to see areas impacted by flooding and freshet. (Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure photo)
B.C.’s minister of transportation and infrastructure Rob Fleming, right, toured the Cariboo recently to see areas impacted by flooding and freshet. (Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure photo)
Richard Ward is manager and co-owner of Trail Tire Auto Centers which opened its doors on Tuesday, Oct. 12 in Williams Lake. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Richard Ward is manager and co-owner of Trail Tire Auto Centers which opened its doors on Tuesday, Oct. 12 in Williams Lake. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Taseko Mines Limited has hired Sean Magee as its new vice-president of corporate affairs. (Photo submitted)

Taseko hires new vice-president of corporate affairs

Sean Magee will be responsible for leading the company’s public affairs, communications

  • Sep 27, 2021
Taseko Mines Limited has hired Sean Magee as its new vice-president of corporate affairs. (Photo submitted)
John (from left), Brad and Al Thorlakson of Vernon-based Tolko Industries gather at the Lavington Planer Mill where it all began for the company 65 years ago in 1956. (tolko.com)

Vernon-based lumber giant harvests 65 years

Tolko Industries began with operation at Lavington Planer Mill, now an internationally known company

John (from left), Brad and Al Thorlakson of Vernon-based Tolko Industries gather at the Lavington Planer Mill where it all began for the company 65 years ago in 1956. (tolko.com)
Williams Lake City Hall (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo)

Williams Lake city council eyes flying Indigenous flag on city property

The council will meet with Williams Lake First Nation to discuss options

Williams Lake City Hall (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo)
The Williams Lake and District Chamber of Commerce will be hosting a forum on economic recovery at the Fox’s Den Restaurant Wednesday, June 30. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

Chamber’s tailgate event moves to indoor venue due to extreme heat

Up to 50 people can attend, it will also be live streamed on the chamber’s Facebook page

The Williams Lake and District Chamber of Commerce will be hosting a forum on economic recovery at the Fox’s Den Restaurant Wednesday, June 30. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
The Cariboo Regional District. (Angie Mindus photo)

Industrial park slated for Watch Lake Road

Building company Omnitek to start building new plant on 32-acre site

The Cariboo Regional District. (Angie Mindus photo)
BOB’s Footwear & Apparel new owners Tyler and Alyssa Ilnicki, and Jorden Ilnicki and Kelsey Getz are hosting a three-day grand opening May 6 through 9. (Angie Mindus photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
BOB’s Footwear & Apparel new owners Tyler and Alyssa Ilnicki, and Jorden Ilnicki and Kelsey Getz are hosting a three-day grand opening May 6 through 9. (Angie Mindus photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
The first cruise ship of the 2019 season – the Celebrity Eclipse – docks in Victoria. (Black Press Media file photo)

Tourism spending in Canada dropped by almost 50 per cent in 2020

Tourism-related jobs dropped by almost 29 per cent

The first cruise ship of the 2019 season – the Celebrity Eclipse – docks in Victoria. (Black Press Media file photo)