Community

Great options for hopeful employees at career fair in Kelowna

The Black Press Extreme Career Fair is taking place at the Rutland Centennial Hall

Shuswap’s Ralph Reid fondly remembered by family and friends

Salmon Arm man was successful business owner, world traveller and mentor

Volleyball fundraiser in memory of passionate Okanagan player

Sky Volleyball Club will be hosting their 5th annual fundraiser at Wings Vernon on April 25.

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Unveiling of Salmon Arm Innovation Centre's new name
Bird houses installed along Salmon Arm's Foreshore Trail
Fishermen believe they spotted Shuswaggi
Shuswap home to thriving community of bee keepers

Vernon Cadets to mark 75th anniversary of D-Day in Normandy

Organizers are hosting a final fundraiser for the trip at the Kalamalka Hotel on Wednesday, April 24.

Faulder was a Canadian cowboy

Summerland pioneer worked on George Barclay’s cattle ranch

Massage fundraiser to help Vernon man battling cancer

This is the second fundraiser Jennifer Burton has organized in support of her brother-in-law, Carlos Thomas.

The good, the bad, the ugly: SilverStar recaps ski season

Watch some of the best clips from winter on the hill — and some of the bloopers.

Shuswap firefighter celebrates retirement after 35 years

Daryl Arychuk leaving Ranchero Deep Creek firehall for regional district

  • Apr 10, 2019

The Smokanagan, Part three: Mental health effects

“So every time we can take that step and reduce isolation and increase social connectedness, we’re going to be helping to improve the overall health of our community.”

Vernon Sunshine festival seeks volunteers

The North Okanagan’s largest street festival and sidewalk sale is celebrating its 25th anniversary this June.

PHOTOS: Okanagan dogs impress

Dogs of all shapes and sizes were put to the test at Dog ‘O’ Pogo Agility Association facility

Community centre has served Summerland for 50 years

Summerland Drop In Recreation Centre was formed in February, 1969

Guild weaves 40 years of warm memories together

Shuswap Spinners and Weavers celebrate 40th anniversary with events throughout the year

  • Apr 8, 2019

Shuswap math students compete in provincials

Five Shuswap Middle School Grade 8 math students were joined by some…

  • Apr 8, 2019

Salmon Arm woman hits the books for career change

Okanagan College offers options, workshop for mature students seeking new career path

  • Apr 8, 2019

Vernon boxing club caters to Parkinson’s patients

CounterPunch Boxing Club takes place Monday and Wednesday nights at 6:30 p.m. at IRON HEART GYM.

Boating impact considered on Kal Lake

Among the recommendations are designating low or no wake zones where only non-motorized activities and developing response plans if there is a fuel spill.

  • Apr 6, 2019

Find your new favourite novel for $1 at First United Church

Buck-a-Book fundraiser sale runs until 3 p.m., supports GreenSpace initiative

City’s nightlife plays to strengths of a tight-knit community

Salmon Arm groups, businesses endeavour to keep things lively after dark

Help the hummingbirds this spring

Check out these helpful hummingbird hints from the North Okanagan Naturalists Club

  • Apr 6, 2019