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Light up the night on New Year’s Eve in the Okanagan

New Year’s Eve celebration at the Lakeside Resort

Video: 2018 was a great year for community events

Penticton Western News social media squad member picks his favourite events

Blood donors needed to help patients this holiday season

Penticton residents urged to register and keep their blood donation appointments

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BC Children's Hospital Winter Classic Charity Jamboree
New Years Resolution Streeter
34th annual Summerland polar bear dip
Penticton Western Reporter's Polar Plunge

Penticton kid Shares the Love this holiday season

Ryker Kruck asked for food donations instead of presents for his sixth birthday

Helping Hands — Silver Eagles at Christmas

The Silver Eagles Were doing their Christmas rounds in Penticton earlier this month

How much do you really know about Christmas?

Whether you’re a Christmas angel or a Grinch, this test will challenge your knowledge of the holiday

Winter Solstice celebrated atop Munson Mountain

Celebrating the return of the light

  • Dec 23, 2018

Photos: Penticton schools celebrate Christmas with concerts

Parkway and Carmi elementary schools put on special holiday concerts to celebrate the season

Penticton Home Hardware makes donation to SOWINS

The staff donated $1,525 to the society’s Share the Spirit of Giving Campaign

Shuswap student creates slick new school scheduling app

App has been approved to run in a trial phase at Armstrong school for student use

Spirit of Christmas shared in lights

Salmon Arm resident Terry Bonar’s love of Christmas illuminates the night

  • Dec 20, 2018

North Okanagan-Shuswap student committee speaks to the benefit of volunteerism

District Me to We Committee work to fund charitable projects at home and abroad

Rare Russian bird sighting sees birdwatchers flock to the B.C. Shuswap

The fieldfare, a member of the thrush family, might have made its way to B.C. from Russia

Hoss happy to find a forever home for the holidays

SPCA South Okanagan-Similkameen Branch helps pup find a home

Photos: Wiltse Elementary Christmas Concert

Penticton school celebrates the holiday season

Shuswap family receives new wheels for Christmas

Thomas and Nikki Lees overjoyed to be chosen winners in Shuswap Christmas Car Giveaway

Interior Health offers new info tool for pregnant women

Moms-to-be with uncomplicated pregnancies can access tips by text or online