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Our history in pictures: Salmon Arm marina

Vessels owned by members of the Salmon Arm Boat Club have safe…

  • Jul 31, 2019

Summerland to showcase electric vehicles

Vehicle owners will show cars, answer questions and provide rides

Honduras to Kelowna: A Kelowna woman’s dream realized through clothing

Florencia Matute has lived in Kelowna for the past 20 years since immigrating in 1999

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Second Harvest Food Bank receives unusual donation
Shuswap's Crannog Ales and Wolf Springs Farm initiate Haskap Beer Month in B.C.
Lumberjack Show at the Hub in Scotch Creek on Saturday, June 29
Sicamous celebrates Canada Day

Our history in pictures: Gift shop

Vera Laitinen and May Morrow at the gift shop run by the…

  • Jul 30, 2019

Shuswap animal sanctuary hopes to give Shira the blind sheep a better life

Tappen’s Twin Hearts raising funds for enhancements to shelter

Summerland once had multiple post offices

Balcomo Post Office operated from 1907 to 1913

Iconic Lorax character “new persona” for Okanagan native

Retired teacher acts out Dr. Seuss’s The Lorax in a homemade costume for students

Penticton bonsai artist receives international award

Jim Peterson has been working with bonsai for around 30 years

Volunteers wanted to support literacy in the Shuswap

Literacy Alliance of the Shuswap Society programs support students, seniors

  • Jul 26, 2019

Video gets racers revved for Salmon Arm soapbox derby

Preparations underway for annual fundraiser for BC Children’s Hospital

VIDEO: Black Press Media presents its Miss BC 2019 documentary

The 17th annual pageant was held June 29-July 1 in Fort Langley

Okanagan team tops Ride Don’t Hide fundraising for third straight year

Liam’s Lunar Dragons has raised close to $90,000 for Canadian Mental Health in last three years

Summerland Rental Centre carries assortment of tools and equipment

Business has tools and supplies to help homeowners with improvement projects

Trinity Joy is a special cat amputee

Cat at Critteraid in Summerland loves climbing on couches and cat towers

North Okanagan cadets try their hand at pickleball

Pickleball may be among the lesser understood racket sports - unless you’re asking the Vernon Cadets

B.C. breast cancer survivor to help others with cost of removing lymphoma-linked implants

Artist’s widow to use proceeds from late husband’s painting to help fund explants not covered by MSP

Our history in pictures: Fire!

The Salmon Arm Farmers’ Exchange is on fire! Firefighters try to save…

  • Jul 23, 2019

Countdown starts to 2020 BC Summer Games

Two flags unveiled at Maple Ridge city hall.

Canadian summer rite of passage: The Okanagan Lake Bridge

“The whole experience took less than a couple of minutes.”