Community

It’s getting tougher in Salmon Arm to be a person with no housing

Frigid temperatures, no warm place to go, colder attitudes taking their toll, say couple

Salmon Arm’s Vail Village a winter wonderland in miniature

A fundraiser for the SPCA, display open to public until Dec. 23

Column: Hockey in the Shuswap – an activity for all ages

Shuswap Passion by Jim Cooperman

  • Dec 17, 2019
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Big moose on campus in Salmon Arm
CP Holiday Train visits Chase, Sunday, Dec. 15, 2019
Bear cub cries for mom in Peachland backyard
Paws for a Cause returns for another year in City Park

Salmon Arm family cooking up Christmas community dinner

Erin and Ken Fraser step up to challenge of co-ordinating annual free event

  • Dec 17, 2019

Nine-year-old Penticton boy faces return of lung tumours

After a year free of cancer, Wills is back at B.C. Children’s Hospital

Shuswap history in pictures: Snowmobile racing at the fairgrounds

Snowmobile racing at the Salmon Arm Fall Fairgrounds. When did this event…

  • Dec 16, 2019

Good Citizen nominations sought in North Okanagan

Do you know someone who goes above and beyond in the community?

VIDEO: CP Holiday Train helps fill the Chase food bank

Hamper Society benefits from donations by CP, residents

  • Dec 16, 2019

Salmon Arm women’s experience teaching soccer in Kenya subject of documentary

Rough cuts of film on soccer camp in Akonjo village to screen at Classic on Dec. 23

Word on the street: What was the most memorable gift you have received over the winter holidays?

The Observer asked: What was the most memorable gift you have received over the winter holidays?

In Photos: CP Rail Holiday Train lights up Sicamous

The stop on the train’s Canada-wide journey came with a $5,500 donation to local food bank.

Old Christmas card has ties to Summerland agriculture

Card was sent by former director of Summerland Research Station

Salmon Arm history in pictures: Cold snap!

Curling on the Little Lake.

  • Dec 13, 2019

Summerland cafe raises funds at free community meal

Food left over from Summerland Festival of Lights booth was served the following day

VIDEO: Your favourite Christmas light displays in the Shuswap

Residents recommend decorated homes worth checking out

Outdoor ice rink reopening in North Shuswap

Farrells Field in Celista will be ready for skaters this weekend

Salmon Arm elementary school a finalist in CBC Music Class Challenge

Hillcrest Elementary Grade 5 students perform Wolves Don’t Live By The Rules

Salmon Arm business pays it forward with Christmas tree

Food, clothing and hygiene products hang from downtown decoration

Shuswap history in pictures: SPCA bake sale at Cedarvale Mall

SPCA volunteer Frances Jackson helps Delta Franklin (wearing the cowboy hat) as…

  • Dec 10, 2019

Map points to mysterious ‘Waterdome’ in the middle of Salmon Arm Bay

City would like to have map marker removed, pilot recalls its significance