Community

Exercising her right to fight

Thinking inside the box helped push Geneva Kostashen through cancer treatment

VIDEO: ‘Lyle the singing pig’ searching for home

SPCA say the pig is ‘not opera-ready’

Fest of Ale Society gives $60,000 to charities

Board members calling the Penticton event one of the most successful

Batten down the hatches winter is coming

When the nights get colder and frost starts appearing in the mornings it’s time to take action

Grandmas planning three fall fundraisers

Grandmothers for Africa are working to raise money to help African grandmothers

  • Oct 15th, 2017

What’s happening with Anna Zeitner

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      Elite Auto and the BC SPCA present: Cars for canines
        Team building 101 for students

          Western News photographer takes third in BC SPCA contest

          Mark Brett won third place in the BC SPCA’s 2017 Wildlife-In-Focus photo contest

          Local Pride organization out to make a difference

          The South Okanagan Similkameen Pride Society is throwing a series of parties this fall.

          • Oct 11th, 2017

          Cars for canines in Kelowna

          Elite Auto in Kelowna is donating $100 from every sale to the BC SPCA.

          CAO reports to District of Barriere on well construction

          Status of well construction and paving projects reported to council

          • Oct 19th, 2017

          Okanagan-Shuswap charities to receive grants

          Much needed grants will be given out to 13 charies across the Okanagan and Shuswap.

          UBC Faculty of Medicine facilities to be named after Melville family

          Melvilles’ donated $1.5 million to the South Okanagan Similkameen Medical Foundation

          Celebrating the return of sockeye salmon in the South Okanagan

          Interpreters share the story of the sockeye salmons’ journey to the ocean and back

          • Oct 4th, 2017

          VIDEO: Kestrel chicks released into wild bring a happy end to wildfire season

          Work crews on frontlines of worst wildlife season in B.C. history helped save two birds

          What’s happening with Anna Zeitner

          Find out what’s taking place this weekend in your community.

          Penticton women take back the night

          Women, children and men marched downtown Wednesday night to fight violence against women

          Inside the fire

          Keremeos firefighters got a feel for the heat in Penticton’s training grounds this week

          Estate donates $50,000 to Penticton hospital campaign

          Keremeos Elks supporter donates $50,000 from estate to South Okanagan Similkameen Medical Foundation

          Vital community conversations

          The Community Foundation South Okanagan Similkameen is hosting forums in Summerland and Osoyoos

          Freak’n Farmer all about fun

          Sixth annual adventure race in Oliver all about bringing people back to the farm