Community

Anchored to the community: Vernon Yacht Club launches campaign for 5-year-old boy battling leukemia

The boats show is free to the public, so organizers are hosting a raffle to raise money for the costs associated with getting treatment.

Shuswap’s McGuire Lake: Looking into a bottomless mystery

How deep is this lake near Salmon Arm’s downtown? A Vancouver resident revisits a youthful vision.

Coldstream group holds auction for refugee family moving to Vernon

The Long Table will be holding an online auction for the family until Sunday, May 12.

  • May 3, 2019
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Law Day 2019
Summerland Bakers Club
Greyhound drivers and agents give one last party
The new Skaha Marina

Go bags, wildfire safety, animal emergency response and more to learn in Oliver

Oliver Fire Department kicks off Emergency Preparedness Week on Saturday

Cowboy riding two South Okanagan wild horses on trek from Alaska to Calgary

Filipe Masetti Leite is taking off from Alaska to Calgary on May 17

Penticton Rotary celebrates the city’s pioneers

The 73rd Annual reception recognized four members of the community.

  • May 2, 2019

Lansdell’s art on display at Summerland Credit Union

South Okanagan artist has 45 pieces on display until end of July

Summerland quilter creates art using fabric

Barb Gillespie operates Cherry Tree Quilts

Art from the heart for Penticton retirement centre residents

Volunteer Evelyne Turner is doing portraits of Haven Hill residents to share with families.

Young musicians perform at Summerland talent show

Event was fundraiser for Summerland Food Bank and Resource Centre

Two bus loads of puppies coming to the Okanagan

A charity group is bringing 65 dogs to the Okanagan on May 2

Summerland hosts Crokinole Championship

Event drew participants from across Canada

Statue of rocket proposed for Summerland Secondary School

High school recently held competition for design of the image

Penticton Sikh Temple invites the public to celebrate Vaisakhi

The Penticton Sikh Temple is inviting the public to join them in…

Names on Summerland’s cenotaph will be examined

Recent research has showed errors and omissions

Whippets show speed at new Okanagan location

Whippet Club of British Columbia hosts spring trials

Penticton’s Downtown Community Market to open soon

Weekly Saturday markets will run from May 4 to Sept. 28

Vernon observes national day of mourning

Event took place at Vernon City Hall from 10:30 – 11 a.m. on Friday, April 26.

Okanagan College nabs seven medals at Skills BC

Gold medals were won by students Josh Burnell and Kendall Giesbrecht.

Vernon Have a Heart Radiothon returned

The fundraiser received $57,060.70 Thursday for VJH maternity ward.