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Okanagan teacher uses Instagram to help kids with disabilities get dancing

A Kelowna teacher uses dance to help children with diversabilities

Weekday weather update

Your weekday weather update for the Okanagan - Shuswap with Jen Zielinski

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Find me my fureverhome: Mittens and Boots
Hitched- An Okanagan bridal fair
Find me my furever home: Lilly-pad and Cali
Find me my furever home: Bandit

In Photos: Sicamous lights the tree

A parade and caroling preceded a fireworks show to kick off the holiday season

VIDEO: Summerland marks holiday season with 31st annual Festival of Lights

Event attracts thousands of visitors from around the Okanagan Valley

Shuswap firefighters help food bank

White Lake Fire Department conducts 11th annual food drive for Sorrento Food Bank

  • Dec 2, 2018

Shuswap hamper society expands operation with grants

Funds from Food Banks BC helps Chase group purchase freezers, refrigerated van.

Salmon Arm students hope to perform at national music festival

Five Shades of Gray is looking for paying gigs to fundraise travel costs

The Salmon Arm Observer’s Guide to Giving

The Observer’s annual guide lists the needs of non-profit groups in the Shuswap at this time of giving

  • Nov 30, 2018

From rusted to restored, new TV show puts Shuswap on display

Classic car restoration show Rust Valley Restorers, based in Tappen, premieres Dec. 6

Quaaout/Talking Rock wins national tourism award

Quaaout, near Chase, was created and is owned by the Little Shuswap Lake Indian Band

  • Nov 29, 2018

Update: Sicamous barely ahead in Sled Town Showdown

The Shuswap community had a one-vote lead in the early afternoon of Dec. 3

Bingo buys big donation for Shuswap Lake Hospital Foundation

Canoe Senior Citizens Association provide $10,000 donation

Plenty of activity in Summerland this weekend

Festival of Lights, Season’s Sparkles, pancake breakfast and Christmas Bazaar all on the schedule

Cooler temperatures on the way for B.C. Interior

Environment Canada is forecasting a cooler next few days

Jeopardy responds to William Shatner tweet about word invented by B.C. 6-year-old

Jeopardy questions from Nov. 20 spur Twitter support for levidrome

Northern B.C. city dealing with its own otter problem

Vanderhoof’s Nechako White Sturgeon Recovery Initiative working to increase fish survival rate

Rainy week ahead for the Okanagan – Shuswap

Above seasonal temperatures are forecast for the region at the start of the week

Shuswap dog dives to the top of the water test

Morgan the Newfoundland dog from Sunnybrae adds underwater rescue to her list of accomplishments

Student committee receives award during ceremony in Vancouver

School District 83 Me to We committee presented with Get Doing Award