Monthly Archives: January 2019

Salmon Arm – Big ideas for a city with big rewards

photo by Mike Simpson, Big Sky Aerials

The result of the recent branding project for Salmon Arm, “Small City, Big Ideas,” engenders a vibrant future for the community filled with the promise of innovative, high tech businesses as well as exciting, new cultural and recreational opportunities. Given that the population last year skyrocketed with 9.3 percent growth that included many young families, another brand that might make even more sense to describe the community that exists now would be “Small City, Big Rewards.

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Jazzing up the Shuswap

photo by Clive Bryson

While the typical jazz music venue in most cities is either a hotel lounge or nightclub, in Salmon Arm jazz lovers flock to Nexus at the First United Church that has become a well-appreciated, 325-seat music venue for the community. We can all thank the Salmon Arm Jazz  Club for their dedication to hosting talented players from the community as well as from throughout Canada.

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