Community

Celista Fire Department gets year-round access to water

A new dry hydrant will allow firefighters to pump from Shuswap Lake even in winter

A mix and sun of cloud for the weekend

The Okanagan and Shuswap will see wet snow and flurries for Friday

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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

Guide to Giving spreads the word for charitable groups

Email in your group information to the Observer before Monday, Nov. 26, 9 a.m.

  • Nov 22, 2018

Festival lights up the Okanagan

Hanukkah celebrations planned for Salmon Arm, Vernon, Kelowna, Peachland, Penticton and Oliver

Shuswap invited to stand united against violence against women

Annual event on Dec. 6 particularly poignant in view of missing Shuswap women

Okanagan woman leads Clean Water for Haiti

Non-profit organization looks to improve access to clean drinking water

Okanagan woman leads Clean Water for Haiti

Non-profit organization looks to improve access to clean drinking water

First ski hill in B.C. opened this weekend

Sun Peaks, near Kamloops, was the first ski hill in the province to open for season

Weekday weather update

A look at your weather for the week of Nov. 19 in the Okanagan - Shuswap

Food bank benefit hits the bull’s-eye in Salmon Arm

An event teaching both archery and the joy of giving to those less fortunate was well received

Your guide to winter light ups around the Okanagan

From Vernon to Summerland, with a stop in Kelowna, we’ve found some activities for you to enjoy

Honouring service

Chase recognizes Remembrance Day with ceremony, Armistice 100 event

  • Nov 15, 2018

Okanagan community rallies around injured dog

Maizie, a Bernese Mountain Dog, was hit by a truck in Kelowna last week

Your weekday weather update

Flurries and more rain anticipated for the Okanagan - Shuswap

Talent show: B.C. girl, 8, memorizes entire periodic table

Grade 4 student Maya Lakhanpal heads to B.C. talent show finals with unique talent

Salvation Army needs volunteers to help with food bank, kettles

Salmon Arm’s Lighthouse Shelter now open and 2018 Christmas campaign begins

Veterans in Salmon Arm honoured for their service

Piccadilly Care Centre arranges a Remembrance Day Service to honour four veterans who live there

  • Nov 11, 2018

St. Joseph’s church to join Bells of Peace on Nov. 11

Bells will ring 100 times to commemorate 100 years since First World War

  • Nov 10, 2018