Tara Bowie

The South Similkameen Museum Society received a $50

Keremeos museum receives $50,000 grant

The Keremeos museum received a $50,000 grant to move its former museum to the new location on 9th Avenue.

The South Similkameen Museum Society received a $50
Preliminary numbers suggest that Keremeos residents will be looking at about a 2.5 per cent increase on their municipal portion of their taxes.

Keremeos ratepayers looking at 2.5 per cent tax increase

Keremeos ratepayers looking at 2.5 per cent tax increase.

Preliminary numbers suggest that Keremeos residents will be looking at about a 2.5 per cent increase on their municipal portion of their taxes.
A housing report outlines the urgent need for affordable housing for all age groups is the Lower Similkameen.

Lower Similkameen study finds people living in crawl spaces, shipping containers

Lower Similkameen study finds people living in crawl spaces, shipping containers.

A housing report outlines the urgent need for affordable housing for all age groups is the Lower Similkameen.

Still hope for Keremeos library

Keremeos Mayor Manfred Bauer is making the motion at Regional District to go to referendum over the library tax.

After receiving a clear negative response from the public

Backyard chicken bylaw fails to make grade

Keremeos council votes to put backyard chicken bylaw on shelf.

After receiving a clear negative response from the public

Library tax fails by slim margin

Keremeos Library funding cliffhanger. Tax requisition fails.

A photo taken of Hemi

Keremeos dog survives cougar attack

Fourteen-year-old dog tangles with cougar and lives near Keremeos.

A photo taken of Hemi
Keremeos Library

Directors read into library tax requisition

Setting the Keremeos library tax requisition information straight.

Keremeos Library

Students are headed ‘Into the Woods’ this January

Students from SESS performed Into the Woods at the school in early January.

Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen

Okanagan Falls district could split up

Veteran politician and current Area D director Tom Siddon threw his complete support behind the idea of creating a new electoral area.

Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen

Similkameen Powwow of Champions dances through another successful year

Photos from the Similkameen Powwow of Champions 2016.

Riverbed campers near Keremeos receive eviction notice from province

Riverbed campers near Keremeos receive eviction notice from province

A new operator for The Crossing is expected to be chosen by the end of August. The facility is on track to reopen for early 2017.

Keremeos area addiction facility on track to reopen early in 2017

The Crossing, a residential addiction rehabilitation centre, outside of Keremeos is set to reopen in early 2017.

A new operator for The Crossing is expected to be chosen by the end of August. The facility is on track to reopen for early 2017.
South Similkameen Museum Society president John Armstrong stands outside the museum’s new home. The society bought the building

Historical move on horizon in Keremeos

The Keremeos museum is moving locations to the former Masonic Lodge.

South Similkameen Museum Society president John Armstrong stands outside the museum’s new home. The society bought the building
Some of the garbage left at the riverbed after the 2015 season.

Keremeos riverbed camping ban receives regional support

Keremeos riverbed camping ban resolutions receives RDOS support and will head to UBCM in fall.

Some of the garbage left at the riverbed after the 2015 season.
Elef Christensen  Area G Director

Hedley area director’s expenses second highest in Regional District Okanagan Similkameen

Elef Christensen's from Area G had the second highest expenses in the Regional District Okanagan-Similkameen.

Elef Christensen  Area G Director
Andrew Thomas

Cawston man receives liver transplant, fundraiser planned for June 18

A 24-year-old Cawston man is off work indefinitely as he recovers from a liver transplant. The community is holding a fundraiser June 18.

Andrew Thomas
Chris Mathieson

Tenure on the horizon for operator of Grist Mill and Gardens near Keremeos

Chris Mathieson is one step closer to securing a 10-year contract with the province to operate the Grist Mill near Keremeos.

Chris Mathieson
Patience are running thin at the Lower Similkameen Indian Band with regards to the future of ancestral remains found in an orchard near Cawston. The remains were found at the end of February and there has not been a decision made about what will happen to them.

Lower Similkameen Indian Band wants answers about future of ancestral remains found near Cawston

Lower Similkameen Indian Band wants answers about future of ancestral remains found near Cawston

Patience are running thin at the Lower Similkameen Indian Band with regards to the future of ancestral remains found in an orchard near Cawston. The remains were found at the end of February and there has not been a decision made about what will happen to them.
A local resident has started an online petition to see if there is enough interest in Keremeos having an indoor aquatics centre.

Keremeos online pool petition making a splash

A local Keremeos resident hast started an online petition to see if there is enough interest in opening an indoor pool.

A local resident has started an online petition to see if there is enough interest in Keremeos having an indoor aquatics centre.