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WATCH: Churches turn to technology as COVID-19 rages

Churches livestream services to minimize coronavirus infections

Shuswap history in pictures: Play outdoors

Remember when hockey happened outdoors? Skating on Hucul Pond, January 1976. Image…

  • Mar 25, 2020

PET OF THE WEEK: Destiny and her brothers want a home together

Three grey cats were rescued from hoarding situation

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Appreciation for health-care worker
Seniors' chair exercise class
Snow blankets Kelowna
Caught in camera: Bear hangs out in tree in Trail

Shuswap residents use art to lift neighbours’ spirits amid COVID-19 crisis

Whether the medium is chalk, paper or paint the message is encouraging.

Shuswap donkey refuge closed to the public due to COVID-19

Online fundraising efforts especially important with spring fundraiser cancelled

Salmon Arm chair fitness class resurrected through wonders of technology

Popular exercise class for seniors and people with varying abilities to be offered online

Early visits from Shuswap Easter Bunny help fight COVID-19 blues

Joanie Jesso took her bunny costume on the road to offer a safe alternative to large egg hunts

Surprise parade makes Shuswap boy’s 10th birthday less isolated

Friends and strangers alike help Declan Toner celebrate his “best birthday ever”

Neighbours surprise Shuswap health-care worker with show of appreciation

Residents in subdivision greet neighbour on return from work at Salmon Arm hospital

Summerland music teacher offers online ukulele lessons

COVID-19 pandemic prompts closure of spring break arts camp

North Okanagan resident models unique quarantine outfit

Get-up designed to bring smiles to faces; it worked

In photos: Okanagan residents celebrate #NationalPuppyDay

Puppies galore! Yesterday we asked for photos of your puppies in commemoration…

Positive notes left around Summerland community

As notices of closures, reduced office hours and other restrictions appear around…

B.C. man holds virtual birthday party with 70 guests

Peter Van Mil of Abbotsford turns 35 and celebrates with Facebook Live video

Okanagan woman pens own obituary

Vernon’s Yvonne Messner died March 18 from cancer; wrote obituary about her wonderful life

COVID-19 closes North Okanagan playgrounds

Extra protections sought for first responders

Summerland quilter ready to produce reusable face masks

Fabric masks would be 50 per cent as effective as N95 masks against COVID-19 virus

Fur Brigade Trail on provincial heritage registry

Trail in Okanagan Vally was used during gold rush in late 19th century

BC Hydro’s Power Pioneers become well-bonded and generous bunch

Former hydro employees meet regularly to socialize, learn and donate.

  • Mar 21, 2020