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Drones reported to be disturbing bird sanctuary

Shuswap naturalists would like city to put up signs to keep osprey, grebes safe

Long-term fix wanted for dangerous Highway 1 intersection

Balmoral Store owner concerned province will choose option unsatisfactory for residents

Vernon dance instructor remembered with love

Ruth Blencoe, co-founder of Dancing With The Vernon Stars, died Feb. 22 at age 43

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Bear runs across Highway 97 near Penticton
Osoyoos wildfire is an estimated 400 hectares
Okanagan Regional Heritage Fair
Okanagan Valley Weekday Weather

From pool to police station, many uses of city hall site recognized

Salmon Arm council approves heritage recognition for land housing city hall, Fletcher Park

UPDATE: Skier from Denmark dies at Revelstoke Mountain Resort

No foul play is suspected

  • Feb 22, 2019

UPDATE: One dead after crash on Highway 97A near Armstrong

Police have confirmed that one person is dead following an accident on Highway 97A Friday

Niedermayer jersey retirement ceremony a dream come true

Penticton minor hockey players bring home memories of a lifetime from Niedermayer jersey retirement

‘Bullet missed me by an inch’: Man recounts friend’s killing at Kamloops hotel

Penticton man witnessed Summerland resident Rex Gill’s murder in Kamloops

Property crime in Shuswap jumps in last quarter of 2018

Break and enters rise from two to 15 in Salmon Arm, one or two suspects deemed responsible

Oliver firefighters respond to emergency call for their own member

Firefighters found out who the call was for when they arrived on the scene

Strangers chip in to provide support for homeless in Shuswap

Woman helping them not sure how long donations for motel will continue

UPDATE: Utility trailer destroyed by fire had been stolen

Burning trailer spotted near Carlin school in Tappen, arson suspected

Five years ago, homeless man ‘had everything’

Shuswap man talks about need to remember homeless people had better lives

Dog poop piling up on public paths and trails

Dog owners reminded of the health and environmental hazards of letting poop lie

Fees and fines jump for dog control

Hike in penalties brings Salmon Arm in line with regional district

Winter weather welcomed by Okanagan icewine makers

Late harvests of ice wine grapes happened last week for wineries that left their grapes hanging

Camping extended to seven days for Roots & Blues

Salmon Arm festival organizers seek to expand campground to accommodate up to 600 campers

Changes to Trans-Canada Highway through downtown Salmon Arm approved

Work expected to be done in evenings to lessen traffic impacts, completed in summer

City to investigate solar power potential of three municipal buildings

Salmon Arm Art Gallery, city hall and downtown fire hall to be focus of study