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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

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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

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

Summerland had first electrical system in Okanagan Valley

Community’s electrical utility was created in 1905

Pets adopted during the pandemic haven’t been returned: Kelowna BC SPCA

So many residents are hoping to adopt pets that the BC SPCA said animals don’t stay long at the shelter

Shuswap history in pictures: Miss Shuswap

Do you remember when traffic on Alexander was two way?

  • Aug 31, 2020

Fuel Good Day supports North Okanagan-Shuswap charities

The Armstrong Regional Co-op hosts its annual Fuel Good Day Tuesday, Sept. 15

QUIZ: The bare facts about bears

As summer ends, bear sightings will become more common. How much do you know about bears?

First wedding in Summerland was held in 1904

Harry Dunsdon and Annie Stevens were both from Middlesex, England

The turtle didn’t cross the road, thanks to a Shuswap group

Gardom Lake volunteers create nesting site to help protect species under threat

Keremeos children’s author aims to normalize disabilities with new book

Gus Gets Going tells the story of a boy who uses a wheelchair living life to the fullest

The turtle didn’t cross the road, thanks to Gardom Lake group

Shuswap volunteers create nesting site to help protect species under threat

Giant interactive mural brings local wildlife to downtown Salmon Arm

Artists, property owner interested in producing more public murals

Shuswap history in pictures: On the farm

Photograph taken between 1909 and 1914

  • Aug 25, 2020

Son’s death spurs Shuswap resident to speak out against stigma of substance use

Purple ribbons placed around Salmon Arm for International Overdose Awareness Day

QUIZ: Exploring the World Wide Web

On Aug. 23, 1991, the World Wide Web was released to the public. How much do you know about the web?

Revelstoke Snowmobile Club adapting to COVID-19 restrictions

Memberships are currently on sale for $225 and can be ordered online