Community

Penticton woman wins $500,000 lotto prize

Anna Fodor collected $500,000 with her winning ticket

After a decade, the impact of Value Village in Penticton

No local non-profit said they had received support, while some had suffered after Value Village opened

  • Jan 27, 2020

Penticton Art Gallery’s latest three exhibits open to the public

Scott Price, Corrine Thiessen, the Art of Theytus Books, and the En’owkin Centre’s NAPAT artists are here until March 15.

  • Jan 26, 2020
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Winter Solstice at Pen Henge 2019
Swinging with the Stars- Team Jamela
Okanagan Spirits Craft Distillery Mixoff shakes up Kelowna
Le Cirque De La Nuit in Kelowna

Snow angels: B.C. volunteers shovel for those who can’t

‘They’ve helped me make it through the rest of the winter’

Events in Osoyoos are facing difficulties that have already lead to one cancellation this year

The town and event organizers will be working together to solve the issues.

  • Jan 26, 2020

Pioneer families lived in Summerland’s Prairie Valley area

Darke and Dale families played roles in community’s early history

Catch Cabin Fever at the Cawston Community Hall on Feb. 15

The community fundraiser opens doors at 7:30 with music starting at 8 p.m.

  • Jan 25, 2020

Local businesses partner to support SOWINS

The Community Spoons invites people to help make soups the first Monday of the month

  • Jan 24, 2020

North Okanagan youth mental health services boosted by RBC

$50,000 grant gives youth greater access to services

PET OF THE WEEK: Fern needs a playing buddy

Cat at Critteraid in Summerland searching for a forever home

On the Lawn charity bowling tournament returns to Kelowna

40 teams are set to participate in tournament between July 23 and August 13

Historical society working to preserve cabin and rename roundabouts in Summerland

Summerland branch of society has taken on duties for former Heritage Advisory Commission

North Okanagan kicks off Family Literacy Week with free books

Province proclaimed Family Literacy Week in B.C. from Jan. 26 to Feb. 2

Vancouver Island home to one of Canada’s largest private skateboard collections

Eric Pinto owns hundreds of boards, spanning multiple decades

Volunteer spends hundreds of hours restoring piece of railway history

Revelstoke Railway Museum now home to an authentic Kalamazzo No. 2 Section Handcar

Highschool student organizing fundraiser to support local child’s battle against cancer

Sonja Leboe of Princess Margaret is selling donuts at Walmart on Jan. 24 for Wills Hodgkinson

  • Jan 20, 2020

Priest Camp near Summerland was created in 1845

Agreement formed between Grand Chief Nicola (1793-1859) and Father Giovanni Nobili (1812-1856)

‘Lift for Wills’ community fundraiser to support Penticton boy fighting cancer

This Sunday, stop by World Gym Penticton for by-donation drop-in classes, a silent auction, more.