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We ask, why is Remembrance Day important to you?

Reflections on Remembrance Day in Penticton and Summerland

  • Nov 11, 2018

Get in step with the holiday season at the Santa Rec Run in Penticton

Runners will travel down Lakeshore Drive with fun activities along the way

REMEMBRANCE DAY: In war and peace, two Okanagan women share a one hundred years of history

“Think how wonderful it would have been if they had lived …Both of those wars took their toll.” (VIDEO INSIDE)

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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

Caroling for a Cause looking for singers

Grandmothers for Africa have partnered with the Downtown Penticton Association for the fundraiser.

  • Nov 9, 2018

Workshop for non-profits to be hosted by BDO and United Way on Dec. 4

The workshop is part of the BDO Building Capacity Workshop series

  • Nov 9, 2018

Regional District Landfills to keep to regular hours on Remembrance Day

The Campbell Mountain and Keremeos Landfills will be open as usual on Sunday Nov 11.

  • Nov 9, 2018

Cloudy weekend forecast for Okanagan-Shuswap

The snow will stop falling Friday evening and turn to cloud

Kelowna crowns the 2018 king of cocktails

The sixth annual Okanagan Spirits Craft Distillery Mixoff took place on Thursday

United Way giving campaign underway in Okanagan-Shuswap

Annual event helps programs for United Way North Okanagan Columbia Shuswap

Remembering Northern B.C.’s Flying Tigers

The legend of World War Two pilots Albert and Cedric Mah, as told by their daughters

B.C. church bell to toll again in memory of First World War

Public invited to help ring the bell 100 times to mark 100 years since the armistice was signed

Purple poppies to remember animals of war

An eight-year-old girl from Kamloops is selling poppies, worn to remembers animals of war

  • Nov 7, 2018

Okanagan soldier kept silent on war experiences

Randell Crocker didn’t tell his family much about his five years in Europe in WW II

Penticton has a lama in residence

Tibetan Buddhist monk to teach in Penticton

Cooler weather on the way for the Okanagan-Shuswap

Flurries could fly come Friday in the Interior

B.C. cat loves paddleboarding

Cat owner JD Batbatan hopes his videos inspire people to get outside and enjoy the beauty of the Okanagan.

97-year-old B.C. veteran proudly displays 100-year-old Union Jack

Roy Shopland inherited the flag his mom brought to Canada when she emigrated from England in 1918.

Rainy start to the week in the Okanagan- Shuswap

Environment Canada is calling for flurries near the end of the week

OK College students get hands-on experience with a small, sustainable home

Students in the Sustainable Construction Management Technology helped design an area home

  • Nov 4, 2018

Penticton’s Okanagan Makers craft fair is set to return for 22nd year

Okanagan Makers Christmas Craft and Sustainable Living Show will be at the convention centre