Community

Land in Summerland was owned by Pierres

Johnny Pierre settled in the area in 1886 and recorded the land as a reserve

PHOTOS: Dragonfly Pond Family Society hosts inclusive fashion show in Penticton

The Uniquely Fashionable Fashion Show was held at the Lakeside Resort on Nov. 21

  • Nov 30, 2019

Youth council member informs Salmon Arm council of dignitary’s visit

City council happy to hear student is organizing a visit from the Lieutenant Governor

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Brad DeMille begins work on outdoor skating rink
Crows' walnut-cracking methods
Water walk for Tanzania
Bear cub cries for mom in Peachland backyard

Campaign close to North Okanagan woman’s heart

Two more strings lit at Vernon Jubilee Hospital Foundation’s Light a Bulb campaign

Salmon Arm history in pictures: breathalyzer test

(L-R) Jorinda Rankin of Salmon Arm Senior Secondary School, Alderman John Henderson,…

  • Nov 29, 2019

Fulton students freeze to fill bus with food

Stop by Okanagan Landing Plaza today, or the school next week to help families in need

On This Day: 84 years ago the world was introduced to the theory of Schrödinger’s cat

The Austrian physicist developed the thought experiment to counter the Copenhagen Interpretation

Changing the outcome through philanthropy

Donor support plays a vital role when it comes to cancer breakthroughs

  • Dec 2, 2019

Shuswap food banks size up needs as holidays approach

Everything from fresh produce to hygiene products required to help those in need.

Christmas lights, strands, accepted for recycling in Salmon Arm

Incandescent and LED strands, wreaths can be taken to Bill’s Bottle Depot

Getting their child back from a ‘deep hole’

After Makena suffered 100 seizures, surgery became a ‘high point’ for these parents

  • Dec 2, 2019

Kids Christmas shopping event coming to Salmon Arm

Friends and Neighbours by Leah Blain

  • Nov 19, 2019

Secwepemc knowledge-keeper’s contributions recognized by Province of B.C.

Louis Thomas one of 18 people to receive B.C.’s Medal of Good Citizenship

Grandparents raising children: Salmon Arm grandma sees need for support

Peer group formed for those who have unexpectedly taken on the role of parenting

  • Dec 5, 2019

Malerby’s years of nursing North Okanagan applauded

Community volunteer honoured by Family Resource Centre

Cherry pickings from Cherryville, and North Okanagan

Conservation efforts growing in entire North Okanagan

North Okanagan gallery promotes the gift of art

Giving Tuesday a chance to make art accessible to all

Okanagan Water Board opens floodgates with call for grant applications

Water Conservation and Quality Improvement program open from Armstrong to Osoyoos

Vernon role models are open books at North Okanagan school

Well-known locals told their stories to students as part of the school’s ‘living library’ on Thursday