Community

No call to action for local fire warden to Christie Mountain

Matt Dobler was left out by BC Wildfire from the blaze at his backdoor

Summerland Ornamental Gardens to hold plant sale

Online sale runs Sept. 9 to 19 with wide variety of plants available

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Salmon Arm residents offer support to Penticton during Christie Mountain wildfire
The Kelowna Capital News team plants a tree for Earth Day
Cougar caught on camera in Lake Country
Snow blankets Kelowna

Remembering Mona: Vernon businesswoman dearly missed by family, friends

Mona Elliott, longtime co-owner of what is now The Cowboy’s Choice, died Sept. 11, 2010

Bikers Are Buddies Shuswap raises funds for children’s association

Community supports bottle drive organized by group that fights bullying, promotes respect

  • Sep 10, 2020

Shuswap history in pictures: Back to school

When will the weather change?

  • Sep 10, 2020

Weight of depression and suicide carried on Okanagan walk

Coldstream man marks Suicide Prevention Day by walking from Vernon to Kelowna and back

Okanagan camera club adapts to challenging times

The club has successfully adapted their fall program to accommodate the changing times.

  • Sep 8, 2020

QUIZ: How much do you really know about work and labour

The Labour Day weekend, in early September, is a time to celebrate workers

Painted chairs to brighten Okanagan communities

Lake Country community project fills void left by cancelled ArtWalk festival

‘Nothing’s working anymore’: West Kelowna woman shares her fight with cystic fibrosis

Cystic fibrosis is a genetic disease that affects the lungs and intestines among other organs

Shuswap Lake becomes important layover for flight of pelicans

Birdwatchers say the number of birds stopping to and from their nesting grounds is increasing

Vancouver to Sicamous: a backroads journey by bicycle

Marco Bieri discovers backcountry via trails, logging and mining roads

Awards offer boost to Shuswap musicians

A pair of awards with accompanying financial grants are up for grabs

Kelowna busker lives off poems he writes on-demand

Give him a word and some coin, and he’ll write you a poem on-the-spot

Vancouver to Sicamous: a backroads journey by bicycle

Marco Bieri discovers backcountry via trails, logging and mining roads

25 years later: The water skiing legend on Kalamalka Lake

A group of waterskiers was towed behind a plane on Kalamalka Lake back in 1995

Kids get creative over summer with North Okanagan market

East Hill children sell their wares, goods at street market

Summerland’s history featured in Okanagan Historical Society’s annual report

Three local historians have contributed articles to 2020 publication

Secwépemc Landmark to be located by entrance to Salmon Arm wharf

Council enthusiastic about design, location of metalwork sculpture with salmon and soopolallie bush