Community

Community housing projects hit wall in Keremeos

Cactus Court and Quail Crossing are both close to completion

 

Osoyoos model train attraction wins Tripadvisor award

Desert Model Railroad wins nod for Traveller’s Choice

 

Vancouver Island family overwhelmed with 14 Lab puppies

Litter may be one of the biggest ever

 

City of Penticton to gather feedback on options for Skaha Lake Park

The city presented three options currently under consideration to council on Sept. 15

Penticton’s piano playing mystery mascot unveiled

Many questions were sparked on social media about a mysterious, piano playing bear mascot

Economic recovery emphasized for Okanagan Falls

Small community in South Okanagan has been struggling since before COVID-19 pandemic

VIDEO: Motorcyclists make Penticton boy’s birthday unforgettable

Carter Verge’s fifth birthday was one he’ll never forget

Keremeos children’s author aims to normalize disabilities with new book

Gus Gets Going tells the story of a boy who uses a wheelchair living life to the fullest

VIDEO: Local musician rocks Penticton’s new public piano

Justin Glibbery was the first to perform on the city’s new public piano

Summerland to form downtown neighbourhood plan task force

Stakeholders and residents will be on committee to determine future of downtown

Famous Yukon-based bhangra dancer brings movements of joy to Long Beach

Internet-famous dancer is exploring Vancouver Island, visiting the B.C. Legislature and more

Peach Fest celebrates royalty with cruise

The Peach Fest Queen and Royalty made an unannounced cruise down Penticton’s Main Street

Water shutdown to impact Penticton residents near Naramata Road

The city will shut off water for three hours to make improvements to the system

Town of Osoyoos battling sewer odour issues

The town is apologizing for the odour emitted from its sewage treatment plant

Valley First grants $112,400 to Okanagan charities, adding to record year

‘The credit union mantra has always been about neighbour helping neighbour,’ says executive director

Summerland Blossom Youth Ambassador Program to hold coronation

Event will be held by video as a result of COVID-19 precautions

Keremeos Volunteer Fire Department receives $25k grant

Money used on a truck with low volume, high pressure water pump to fight wildfires

Inside the undefined world of a Rainbow Family gathering in B.C.

Celebrations are underway to mark the annual gathering of the controversial Rainbow Family of Living Light