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Vernon’s annual World Suicide Day event breaks down stigma

Interior Health region has higher suicide rates than most of B.C.

Mardi Gras on Martin bids farewell to summer

The block party was filled with music and dancing

  • Aug 31, 2019
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Freak'n Farmer 2019
Caught on Camera: Boat catches fire at Kelowna marina
Freak'N Farmer for students
'It's almost surreal': Penticton fire chief, sidekick Sammy recap rescue mission in Bahamas

Okanagan’s Round Lake Treatment Centre celebrates 40 years of battling substance abuse

More than 12,000 people to date have come to the centre for addictions treatment

  • Aug 31, 2019

UPDATE: Details on Okanagan Rail Trail closures released

Sections will be partially or fully closed starting Sept. 3

Summerland Rotary Sunday Market to continue to Sept. 15

Vendors had asked for longer operating season

Franz Ferdinand, Sockeye salmon and the Milky Way: OC Speaker Series returns in Penticton

From Archduke Franz Ferdinand’s connection to the Okanagan, to why the Milky Way is a spiral and more

  • Aug 30, 2019

Summerland exhibit features works by 35 artists

Mixed and Merged will be show until Sept. 26

Summerland library presents medals to young readers

Branch offered annual Summer Reading Club for children

Time to count the days until graduation

A young student will have quite a bit of time between the start of Kindergarten and graduation day

PET OF THE WEEK: Minnow is full of love and attitude

Cat at Critteraid in Summerland wants a permanent home

Saddle up for North Okanagan’s IPE

Interior Provincial Exhibition and Stampede underway Aug. 28-Sept. 1

Summerland Seniors Village holds poker run

Classic cars featured in poker run event

Pickleball gives a boost to Penticton Regional Hospital

Charity tournament raised funds for the Penticton cardiology department

Salmon Arm firefighters put their skills to the test

Crew from Salmon Arm Fire Hall 3 achieves the best time relay race

Dancing in the park as Punjabi Mela for Cancer returns for third year

The event so far has raised over $35,000 for the B.C. Cancer Foundation

Penticton woman takes third at annual Butter Tart Festival

The event took place on Aug. 24, organized by the Lumby & District Public Market

The power of Pets and Seniors

The four-legged friend you never knew you needed…

Sip & support the SPCA returns to Township 7 Vineyards and Winery

Annual fundraiser in Naramata raises money for the BC SPCA