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Shuswap First Nations landmark project gets $10,000 boost

The funds received from the Heritage Legacy Fund will assist research and design of the project.

Video: Enraged man terrifies staff and customers at Blind Bay restaurant

Video on Facebook shows the man hurling profanity at workers during the dinner rush on Aug. 7.

Video: New phase of Salmon Arm landfill progressing

Expansion expected to provide 20 years of landfill capacity

Military police motorcycle rally passes through Salmon Arm

The rally benefits a fund that helps blind children in Canada

Vernon business restores faith in humanity for houseboat fire victims

Community kindness leaves out-of-province father in tears of appreciation

Fire at Marble Point near Sicamous now under control

Two days of work on the fire has reduced its size and controlled it

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"Terrifying behaviour" caught on camera at Shuswap restaurant
Penticton brush fire
Houseboat catches fire on Mara Lake in the Shuswap
House fire in Hedley

Salmon Arm RCMP’s busy long weekend punctuated by motorcycle collisions

Air ambulance brought in for Friday afternoon crash in Tappen

Fires ignite on Revelstoke’s Mt. Begbie; Kamloops Fire Centre blazes holding

Crews working throughout region over holiday weekend to contain wildfires

District of Sicamous seeks childcare operator for new facility

The child care centre will be open by the start of 2021

Power out at hundreds of homes east of Sicamous

The outage is caused by a fallen tree.

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

Boil water notice lifted for customers east of Enderby

Month-long notice for Mabel Lake Water Utility users replaced with water quality advisory

Heat warning in effect for Okanagan-Shuswap

Temperatures to reach daily highs of 35 degrees C through Tuesday

‘Unseasonably hot’ weather to roll in to the Okanagan next week

After a slightly cooler weekend, temperatures could hit up to 40 C next week

New medical building planned for Sicamous will highlight Indigenous culture

A ceremony held at the district hall on June 24 showed off plans for building.

Severe thunderstorm watch issued for Kootenays, Okanagan, Columbias

Environment Canada says conditions are favourable for the development of severe thunderstorms

Emergency crews search water off popular Salmon Arm beach

Two search and rescue boats could be seen combing the shallow water on Thursday, July 23.

Interior Health issues Vernon drug alert

Purple fentanyl found to include methamphetamine in test