Community

Story trail at Tsútswecw Provincial Park opens June 7

Visitors to the park will have a new way to experience the beautiful natural surroundings

Margaret Caldwell was dedicated community volunteer

Summerland resident served in Second World War, later received community award

Word on the street: What businesses would you like to see open in Salmon Arm?

The Observer asked: What businesses would you like to see open in…

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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

Our history in pictures: Fight night

Fight night at the Coronation Hotel. This postcard is from the Ernie…

  • May 27, 2019

In photos: Gotta bounce to the Carlin Country Market

A long line up of people greeted Carlin Elementary Middle School principal…

Trail played role during fur trade era

Fur Brigade Trail in Okanagan has long history

Brothers acquired land at entrance to Garnet Valley

Name of Summerland valley and lake does not match spelling of family name.

North Okanagan RCMP ready to arrest, for kids

Suspects sought for Jail & Bail Thursday, May 30

Summerland reflexologist participates in record-breaking effort

Reflexology Association of Canada attempted to set new world record at Halifax convention

Baby geese out for a gander in Okanagan

VIDEO: Families flock to the North Okanagan lakes and beaches

Hope grows for local foodbanks thanks to modest volunteers

Secret garden donated 1,100 pounds of vegetables produced last year

Brain Injury Awareness Month brings discussion to Okanagan

The Vernon Brain Health Symposium takes place June 1

  • May 24, 2019

Hope grows for Shuswap foodbanks thanks to modest volunteers

Secret garden donated 1,100 pounds of vegetables produced last year

Family supports find home at newly opened Shuswap Family Centre

Gathering celebrates grand opening of centre’s new location at 681 Marine Park Drive NE

Gardens plant hope for Okanagan residents who were once homeless

Turning Points, in collaberation with Briteland, bring square foot gardening to Blair Apartments

  • May 23, 2019

Summerland students to raise voices in public speech competition

Public speaking component is included in high school English program

Okanagan elementary schools help Chinook salmon

Kingfisher is hosting a series of field trips to release the school-raised salmon

  • May 23, 2019

Summerlanders urged to travel by bike

Bike to Work Week and Bike to School Week run May 27 to June 2

Improve your life and theirs, adopt a cat from the BC SPCA

The BC SPCA holds an adult cat adoption promotion

VIDEO: Bakers find inspiration in the news

Summerland Bakers’ Club potluck featured recipes inspired by news items