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Toy, book swap at Keremeos community services

Why shop if you can swap?

  • Dec 7, 2018

Keremeos father son team work long hours to put in ice

The ice will be ready for the first free skate of the season this Friday after the parade

  • Dec 6, 2018

Interior Health adapting to legalized cannabis

Creating new challenges for IH staff, public health care facilities

Aunts praise Jayme Closs' strength, power
Splatsin rally
Truck drivers weigh in on Highway 1 closure near Revelstoke
Winter storm warning for B.C. Highways

Tequila Mockingbird Orchestra wows large Cawston crowd

The Cawston Hall was packed last Friday as the Tequila Mockingbird Orchestra played

  • Dec 5, 2018

Your morning news in 90: Dec. 5, 2018

Tune in for 90 seconds to get the top headlines for the Okanagan, Shuswap and Similkameen.

Cawston Players prepare for Golidlocks and the Three Bears

The annual Cawston Players holiday show takes place at the hall Dec 14, 15, 16.

Off-road vehicles caught in sensitive B.C. wildlife habitats to net $575 fine

Areas include all BC Parks and southern mountain caribou habitats

Seeking to preserve B.C. First Nations’ plant and habitat knowledge

Traditional Indigenous diet diversified beyond just meat and fish

One-day sneak peek taking place for Cannabis Unconference

The event will discuss the future of the industry at Orchard House on Dec. 6

Partnership means important research on mule deer

The partnership is funding the research of deer populations within the Okanagan, other parts of B.C.

Growers Supply offering pet photos with Santa

By donation get a photo of your pet with Santa at Growers Supply in Keremeos

  • Dec 3, 2018

Judy Minshull bowls 291 on Keremeos lanes

Bowlers did better this week at the Similkameen Recreation Centre lanes

  • Dec 3, 2018

South Okanagan low-income dental clinic honoured as community hero

The dental clinic helps low-income adults and seniors in the South Okanagan

Discussions continue on proposed South Okanagan-Similkameen national park

Public consultations to follow regarding South Okanagan-Similkameen proposed national park reserve

Keremeos area women recognized for 40 years of giving

Two members of the Keremeos Royal Purple recently received 40 year service pins

  • Nov 30, 2018

Safety top of mind for annual Penticton Santa Claus parade

Penticton’s 21st annual Santa Claus parade is this weekend

South Okanagan guide outfitter pleads guilty to Wildlife Act charges

Penticton provincial court judge heard conflicting submissions

Family left with questions after Penticton woman dies in fire

A 65-year-old Penticton woman died in Delta Mobile Home Park fire

Extra yard waste collection day for Keremeos

Don’t worry if you still have leaves and yard waste around. An extra collection will be held Dec. 7.

  • Nov 27, 2018

Penticton MLA takes logging petition to Victoria

MLA Dan Ashton said he personally delivered copy of petition and info to Minister’s office on Nov. 26