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Last park on Mara Lake closed by high water reopens

Debris left behind by high water had to be cleared before the park could open

Vintage film shows train journey through Shuswap to Revelstoke

1932 footage purchased from estate sale by Vernon collector

Okanagan wineries donate $10,000 to United Way’s COVID-19 relief fund

A three-month-long promotion at local liquor stores saw $1 from every wine purchase going towards the program

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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

New North Okanagan playground in the works

Beasley Park playground is taking shape in the district

Shuswap history in pictures: Formal outing

Group gathers outdoors for a picnic

  • Jul 27, 2020

‘Humans of Peachland’ photo project highlights local businesses

The Peachland Chamber of Commerce’s summer students are spearheading the project

QUIZ: A summer’s day on the water

How much do you know about boats and other watercraft?

‘It’s been a great career’: Penticton’s deputy fire chief retires

“It feels awesome, it’s been a great career, I can’t believe how quick it’s come,” said Chris Forster

Grants support Salmon Arm heritage village and museum through summer closure

Numerous recently completed projects await public at RJ Haney come reopening

Snapshot: Seven-year-old boy recognized for rescue on Shuswap Lake

Sicamous RCMP present Cody Krabbendam with certificate for bravery

900-pound canoe carved by Westbank First Nations youth

The carving started after a blessing ceremony

Films raise awareness of Salmon Arm non-profit rescuing horses from slaughter

Public votes for video could benefit Freedom’s Gate Equine Rescue

Easter Seals charity organization hosting virtual camp-out for BC residents

The virtual “Great B.C. Camp Out” on Aug. 1 is targeted for families who are missing out on camping

Shuswap history in pictures: Bathing summer school

“Bathing Summer School, Tappen B.C.” was taken by Photographer Rex Lingford. The…

  • Jul 20, 2020

North Okanagan hosts final summer book sale

Vernon Friends of the Library taking a break for the summer

QUIZ: In honour of Prince George

The heir to the British throne celebrates his birthday on July 22

Active volcanoes in South Okanagan

Crater Mountain is one of 16 volcanoes of the Penticton Group of Volcanoes

Work at Sicamous Legion a good start to downtown beautification

Columnist Deb Heap reminds readers that downtown Sicamous is open for business and looking its best.

Popular Okanagan/Shuswap hiking guide updated

Fourth edition of Okanagan Tips & Trails now available in bookstores

Popular Okanagan/Shuswap hiking guide updated

Fourth edition of Okanagan Tips & Trails now available in bookstores