People in Sicamous are hopeful about a new water treatment technology. Tap water in that community has been too turbid to drink since flooding compromised the water treatment plant in June. But the province has announced a 50 thousand dollar pilot project to test a water treatment technology. If it works, the next step is a 4.5 million dollar water treatment plant.
The Douglas Border crossing into Canada will re-open thursday morning at 8. It was closed Tuesday afternoon when a man drove up to the Customs booth and shot the officer in the neck. He then took his own life. It's still unclear what his motive was.