Local Business

B.C. Chambers celebrate accomplishments in South Shuswap

February 19 marks the beginning of Chamber of Commerce week in B.C.,…

  • Feb 22, 2018

Business spotlight: Copper Island Fine Homes brings home gold and silver

By Leah Blain, Observer contributor Copper Island Fine Homes Inc. won top…

  • Feb 15, 2018

Crews called out to ice rescue on Kal Lake

Skaters safe but Vernon and area residents urged not to go out on the thin ice

Bobcat infiltrates Salmon Arm couple's chicken coop
Mars simulation video
Shuswap mother receives new van for Christmas
Salmon Arm Skating Club year-end performance

Find Your Fit makes Okanagan stops

Career choices on tap in Lumby Thursday, Summerland Tuesday

  • Feb 7, 2018

VIDEO: Mt. Begbie to feature experimental brews in new tasting room

Last year Mt. Begbie won brewery of the year at the Canadian Brewing Awards in Ottawa

Curves contributes to families at Christmas

Mrs Claus points to the donations collected by clients at Curves Salmon…

RBC’s anniversary gift

Shuswap Children’s Association executive director June Stewart receives a $25,000 cheque from…

  • Dec 1, 2017

Laughing Stock Winery acquired by Arterra Wines Canada

Winery on the Naramata Bench is acquired by Arterra Wines Canada

Opening day approaching for Baldy Mountain Resort

First Chair Festival will be held Dec. 8-10 at the resort near Oliver

Sensory-friendly shopping hour for children with autism at Toys’R’Us stores

Toys ‘R’ Us Canada to host second sensory-friendly shopping hour Nov. 12 at stores across the country

Unique honour for Thompson Okanagan Tourism Association

TOTA adopted into international sustainable tourism institute

High tech tour talks Kelowna, innovation, disruption

Kelowna forum looks to enhance corporate product/service growth

Beekeepers generating a buzz in Kelowna

Honey producers gather in the Central Okanagan to share knowledge

B.C. minister warned salmon farm not to restock

Letter to Marine Harvest not a threat, Lana Popham says

KurSpa in Vernon voted one of the best in BC

“If pure indulgence is what you’re looking for….”

  • Oct 12, 2017

Canada’s Supreme Court to hear from small B.C. wineries

Okanagan wineries granted intervener status in monumental case

Co-op fuels good

Motorists are urged to fill up at Co-op gas stations Tuesday, where 10 cents from every litre will go to charity

  • Sep 16, 2017

Social entrepreneur workshop returns

On Sept. 26, Okanagan College, the Scotiabank Centre for Non-Profit Excellence and Purppl will host the SoFun workshop in Vernon

  • Sep 13, 2017

Feedback sought on labour study

What job opportunities will there be in the Shuswap, what are the…

  • Sep 7, 2017

Tech is a growing industry in the Okanagan

Innovators and developers are flocking to the Okanagan