Community

Penticton Indian Band, RDOS receive $290k to reduce wildfire risk

The B.C. government was in Penticton today to make the funding annoucement

Unisus School to hold spring break camp

Week-long camp in Summerland will offer variety of activities for children

Hidden treasures of the Curiosity Shop; World War Two airplane sextant

A World War Two era piece of airplane navigation equipment is just one interesting find in Keremeos

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Cougar caught on camera in Lake Country
Snow blankets Kelowna
Caught in camera: Bear hangs out in tree in Trail
Bear cub cries for mom in Peachland backyard

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  • Mar 9, 2020

Oliver Hospital Emergency Department to close overnight

The emergency department will be closed from 6 p.m. until 9 a.m. on Monday morning

MacDonald School in Summerland had a long history

Downtown elementary school, named after well-loved principal, operated for almost 80 years

WATCH: Okanagan pipers prepare for trip to the Netherlands

75 pipers and drummers will head to the Netherlands for the 75th anniversary of the country’s liberation

No end in sight for Cawston burial ground negotiations

Negotiations focused on title rights to ancestral remains site uncovered in 2016

Word on the street: Have you taken any precautions against COVID-19?

With fears over COVID-19 emptying shelves of face masks and hand sanitizer,…

Vernon church gifts friendship to Blair Apartment tenants

Women from Saint John’s Lutheran Church prove downtown affordable rental complex is safe for all

Salmon Arm celebrates International Women’s Day

The night was hosted by the SAFE Society and the Shuswap Pie Company

Summerland students place second at Techstars Startup Weekend

Participants pitched and developed entrepreneurial ideas during 54-hour initiative

MLA Dan Ashton to speak at Summerland Chamber luncheon

MLA for riding of Penticton will answer questions from members of the business community

Vernon Rotarian pens travel memoir based in Nepal with humanitarian twist

Author and journalist Patti Shales Lefkos records solo journey building schools in remote Himalaya

Village seniors take on Penticton Vees in fun hockey game

“Life should be about nonstop growth. Whether you’re 40, 60, 80 or even 100 years old…” - Gary Doi

Block watch helps North Okanagan residents fight crime

Crime prevention groups help reduce property crime

History mystery: Mammoth-sized cave discovered at Shuswap Lake

Explorer says hidden underground find contains miles of passages

Bagpipes once rocked by Beatles

North Okanagan Pipes and Drums share some unique history

Grist Mill Foundation inviting public to hear future plans at AGM

The meeting starts at 7 p.m. on March 18

  • Mar 3, 2020

Okanagan volunteer wants to comfort, encourage Kelowna’s homeless

George Pierce is a volunteer at Kelowna’s Gospel Mission and the Ki-Low-Na Friendship Society