John Arendt

Tourism businesses slow during wildfire season

Summerland wineries, visitor centre affected as tourists ask questions about vacations

VIDEO: Okanagan horseshoe players hooked for life

Summerland club has hosted annual tournament since 1956

Fire ecologist advocates prescribed burns

Change in forest management needed to reduce number and size of wildfires

Road in Giant’s Head Mountain Park now closed

Wildfire risk leads to decision to close road to vehicle traffic

Evacuation alerts lifted in Summerland

Last alerts from wildfire risk were rescinded July 26 at 10 a.m.

All evacuation alerts north of Summerland rescinded

Properties had been under alert because of wildfire risk

Last evacuation order lifted in Summerland

Property on Garnet Valley Road had been evacuated because of Mount Eneas wildfire

Summerland lifts evacuation orders as wildfire conditions improve

One home still on evacuation order, more on evacuation alert

Wildfire evacuation order rescinded for five properties

Change issued by Regional District of Okanagan Similkameen, but Summerland evacuation order remains

Murder mystery staged on steam train

Summerland Singers and Players perform classic tale on the rails on July 21

VIDEO: Garnet Valley Road in Summerland blocked as crews fight wildfire

Homes in Summerland from Wildhorse Road north have been evacuated as Mount Eneas fire continues

Summerland campfire ban issued

Ban took effect at noon on Friday to reduce wildfire risk

Power affected by wildfire

Approximately 244 B.C. Hydro customers west of Summerland affected by the power outages

Summerland Stomp cancelled

Wildfires in area lead to cancellation of event at Summerland Rodeo Grounds

Centre set up for Summerland wildfire evacuees

Summerland Emergency Support Services has processed 55 people from 16 households

Centre set up for Summerland wildfire evacuees

Summerland Emergency Support Services has processed 55 people from 16 households

Athletes prepare for three-day triathlon

The Ultra520K Canada will be held Aug. 4 to 6 in the South Okanagan and Similkameen

Highway 97 near Peachland closed due to dynamic wildfire activity

Highway 97 between Peachland and Summerland is being shut down due to wildfires

Summerland issues State of Local Emergency in response to wildfire

Two homes under evacuation order; evacuation alert remains in place as result of wildfire

UPDATED: Evacuation orders and alerts issued in and near Summerland

Regional District of Okanagan Similkameen issues evacuation orders; Summerland issues alert