Summerland Staff

Summerland Fall Fair receives achievement award

Award consists of a plaque and $1,000 shared equally with co-recipient Sooke Fall Fair

Downtown Summerland businesses have changed

A quarter of a century ago, different businesses were on Main Street

Summerland Orca swimmers earn provincial medals

Eight swimmers qualified for provincial championships

Businesses nominated for excellence awards

Upcoming awards ceremony has 67 nominees in 12 categories

Dale family was prominent in Summerland’s past

Ruth Dale taught for many years

Summerland junior boys basketball team off to Provincials

Tournament will be held in Langley Feb. 22 to 25

Summerland’s Beer house recognized for heritage value

Building on Jubilee Road was constructed more than a century ago

Mink farm once operated in Summerland

From 1967 to 1973, the Nielsen family raised mink

BeadTrails holds fundraisers for Australian fire relief

Summerland business creates new bead and will hold barbecue on Feb. 14

REVIEW: Okanagan Symphony Orchestra presents diamond jubilee concert

Event on Feb. 8 a side-by-side concert with Okanagan Youth Symphony Orchestra

Ice was once harvested in Summerland

Before refrigeration, ice was taken from area lakes

Summerland fruit company purchased by American firm

Okanagan Specialty Fruits Inc. developed the nonbrowning Arctic apple

Summerland swimmers participate in at Swim BC Prospects Camp

Eight swimmers in 12 and under age category were among 32 to participate in regional event

Richardson had lumber mill in Meadow Valley

Many early buildings in Summerland were constructed with Richardson lumber

PET OF THE WEEK: Sammy wants to find a family

Cat living at Critteraid is young and scared

Albas to speak at Summerland Chamber luncheon

Event will be held at Summerland Arena Banquet Room on Tuesday, Feb. 11

Symphony shows versatility with rock odyssey

Musicians play Otis Rush in the morning, Bryan Adams in the afternoon, Natalie Cole in the evening

PET OF THE WEEK: Fern needs a playing buddy

Cat at Critteraid in Summerland searching for a forever home

Priest Camp near Summerland was created in 1845

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

Summerland drama students to stage Matilda

Story by Roald Dahl will be presented at Centre Stage Theatre in February