Community

Pieper’s legacy honoured with North Okanagan ‘buddy benches’

Three benches erected at Armstrong schools in memory of beloved education assistant Anita Pieper

Our history in pictures: Make way for downtown

Front Street and Alexander, Rex Lingford, photographer Circa 1909-1911. The McGuire cottage…

  • Jun 14, 2019

Summerland cafe operators share a passion for good food

Cafe and the fruit stand both have a long tradition in the community

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Ryan Phillips spin the globe ride for mental health
Bill Eaton's happy garbage day
Black bear in downtown Salmon Arm
Grand opening of Shuswap Family Centre, May 23

Summerland Skatepark to officially open on June 22

New facility in Summerland has been in use since early spring

‘Eat vegetables’ among advice given from ages 4 to 90 in B.C. students’ video

‘Character Matters’ project produced by Grade 6 students in Abbotsford

Funding sought for Oliver skatepark project

Community one of six finalists in BCAA Play Here contest

North Okanagan Dodge leads vintage car club show

Walter Oldenborger’s ‘58 Dodge two-door hardtop Custom Royal took five years to fully restore

School responds after needle and knife allegedly found during field trip

“The students were closely supervised and when sharp objects were found, the children did not pick them up”

Summerland connection to Sam McGee recognized

McGee Street in Summerland named after character immortalized in poem by Robert Service

Okanagan woman reaches major milestone – turns 100

Ethel Margaret, born in 1919, says secret to life is being around good people

  • Jun 11, 2019

Luminary Walk provides solace in absence of Salmon Arm Relay for Life

Candles lit, tears shed both by survivors and by those who have lost loved ones

Shaughnessy created the Summerland Development Company

Initiatives made Summerland the most prosperous community in the Okanagan by 1909

Our history in pictures: Breaking into the movie business

Turning of the sod for the construction of the Salmar Theatre, from…

  • Jun 7, 2019

Word on the street: What do you think of Canada’s polite reputation?

What do you think of Canada’s reputation for being polite when it comes to how we treateach other?

Former B.C. hockey player now biking the globe for mental health

Ryan Phillips stops in Salmon Arm during journey to raise awareness

Summerland plumbing company focuses on customer relations

Edgewater Plumbing was started four years ago

Summerland celebrates 37th annual Action Festival

Event on weekend featured plenty of sports and entertainment

Medieval times come to North Okanagan for annual Lumby Days

The annual family fair begins Friday and runs all weekend

VIDEO: Children’s good deed a morning surprise for Salmon Arm senior

Picking up mess left by crows, Bill Eaton receives unexpected help

Family Fishing Weekend hits the Okanagan for Father’s Day

Families across the Okanagan will take in Family Fishing Weekend from June 14-16.