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Pioneer families lived in Summerland’s Prairie Valley area

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

Word on the street: What is your biggest pet peeve regarding cellphone use?

In light of Unplug and Play Family Literacy Week run by the…

Chinese New Year brings subdued celebrations in Salmon Arm

Local family to mark the start of the New Year but will be missing family in China

Salmon Arm history in pictures: Farm fire

Museum asks for help to identify when and where photo was taken

  • Jan 24, 2020

North Okanagan youth mental health services boosted by RBC

$50,000 grant gives youth greater access to services

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Bear cub cries for mom in Peachland backyard
Paws for a Cause returns for another year in City Park
Fun at BC SPCA kids camps in Kelowna
Find me my furever home: Billy

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

Shuswap history in pictures: Dearborn Motors

R.G. “Bob” Purkis beside the auto wrecker he built for Dearborn Motors in 1929

  • Jan 22, 2020

Warm temperatures close Shuswap outdoor skating rinks

Rinks had been open only a few days when weather changed

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

Penticton highschool student organizing fundraiser to support local boy’s battle against cancer

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

  • Jan 20, 2020

Salmon Arm history in pictures: Retro driving sim

Is this a driving school? What were these young people doing? If…

  • 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)

Word on the street: How do you spend a snow day?

When snow cancels school and your boss tells you to stay home,…