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Meet Your Farmer: Hands & Hearts Acres

This week, a look at the Hands & Hearts Acres farm from Cawston, BC

Video: South Okanagan athletes compete at 2018 Canada Special Olympics Games

Five swimmers and coach from South Okanagan at nationals in Nova Scotia

What’s happening this weekend

Follow Social Squad member Matthew Abrey to find out what’s happening this weekend

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Powwow Between the Lakes Sunday
4th Annual Ogopogo Bathtub Race
Cutest pets in the South Okanagan-Similkameen contest
Summerland zucchini race advancer

Happy B.C. Day weekend: Check out what’s happening

Follow Social Squad member Matthew Abrey to find out what’s happening this weekend

Miracle Treat Day returns Aug. 9 in support of BC Children’s Hospital

Annual Dairy Queen Blizzard fundraiser now in its 16th year

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VIDEO: B.C. nine-year-old wins invite to world Pokemon championships

Currently ranked 21 among junior players in North America

Taco Thursday: Explore Kelowna’s food truck scene

The Capital News will be featuring food trucks around the city this summer

Children left fatherless after heart transplant fails

The friends and family of a former Kelowna man are looking to raise funds to help his wife

JCI lawn bowling goes green

The third annual ‘JCI Lawn Days of Summer’ takes place over three Wednesday’s this month.

Racers get your peach bins ready

The annual Penticton Peach Festival is bringing back their peach bin race

Free family fishing activities throughout Thompson Okanagan

The programs are aimed at encouraging families to spend more time outdoors

Update: Tulip the three-legged puppy finds a new home

A healthy, three-legged puppy was looking for a new home after surgery at Rose Valley Veterinary Hospital

Photo gallery: Tilly wins the cutest pet contest

Cutest pet contest running in the South Okanagan-Similkameen

Kelowna kids get new gym from Toronto Blue Jays’ foundation

The Okanagan Boys and Girls Club is getting a much-needed renovation

Kool-Aid man to run for mayor of B.C. town

Comedian Danny Nunes hopes youth will “drink the kool-aid” and exercise their vote

Meet Your Farmer: Food of the Sun

This week’s farmer is the Food of the Sun organic farm from Cawston

Wheels come off Salmon Arm Demo Derby

27th annual Shuswap event cancelled due to lack of participants, hope remains for next year

Japanese Canadian recounts life in B.C. internment camp

Salmon Arm centenarian shares story of forced relocation from Vancouver to Yard Creek in the Shuswap.

Dog returns nearly 80 lost balls to softball teams

South Cariboo resident, Whisper, really has a thing for softballs