Fire guts Peachland home

Photos from the scene show sections of the home were destroyed in the blaze.

ELECTION 2017: No firm stance on marijuana from the three B.C. parties

Federal legislation leaves distribution and enforcement up to provinces

UPDATE: Silver Creek residents return home

Sandbags to be available for pick-up at Silver Creek Fire Hall.

  • Apr 22nd, 2017

Senior drowns in Yellow Lake

An 82-year-old man from Penticton drowned Friday afternoon

UPDATE: Fatal crash closes Highway 97 near Quesnel

Reports from the scene indicate one person was killed in an accident involving a bus, a tractor and a car

Sicamous firefighters' hazmat training


Shuswap Lake transitions


Band students travel across the world
  • 5 hours ago


Peachland home destroyed by flames
  • 8 hours ago


Fields closed until next week

Flooded playing surfaces to be reassessed later next week.

Candidates tackle environment

Two of four candidates address topics from steep-slope logging to fracking.

Splatsin rally for trail

First Nation urges region to get behind the purchase of old rail line from Spallumcheen to Sicamous

All wrapped up for the weekend

There’s news on the election front… check it out

  • Apr 21st, 2017

Tractor-trailer unit hits ditch

Police report that transport truck driver suffered minor injuries.

  • Apr 20th, 2017

Investigation says toxin killed the Vancouver aquarium’s beluga whales

Qila and Aurora died just nine days apart in November 2016

Libertarian candidate joins the Shuswap election race

Kyle McCormack adds his name to the ballot just before the filing deadline

Rail purchase plans proceed

The Columbia-Shuswap and North Okanagan regional districts have both given three readings to bylaws that would acquire the abandoned Canadian Pacific line

ELECTION 2017: Christy Clark, John Horgan and Andrew Weaver square off in first debate

Taxes, road tolls hot issues for B.C. Greens, B.C. Liberals, B.C. NDP

CSRD calls for moratorium on logging by Swansea Point

Electoral area directors to ask province to tighten forest regulations.