John Arendt

Vehicle thefts increase, break and enters decrease in Penticton

Statistics from RCMP show changing crime trends in South Okanagan and Similkameen

Summerland Ogopogo Bathtub Race cancelled

COVID-19 restrictions lead to decision to pull plug on summer fundraiser

Snow pack now melted at Summerland survey sites

Measurements in winter and spring were higher than normal levels

COLUMN: Plenty to explore right here at home

Walking every street in Summerland has been a way to discover new things about this community

QUIZ: Exploring gardens

How much do you know about gardening and famous gardens?

LETTER: Garbage fine is too steep

$345 ticket for early garbage in Summerland is an inconvenience

Flooding not expected at Summerland creeks

Snow pack has melted and reservoirs are now spilling

Resources available to connect with doctors during COVID-19 pandemic

South Okanagan Similkameen Division of Family Practice offers service for patients

Community Foundation of South Okanagan Similkameen provides 10 bursaries

Financial aid available to those who have graduated in region within past five years

Summerland construction activity slower than a year ago

Number and value of building permits issued in April show decrease from 2019 statistics

Summerland Chamber looks to businesses reopening

Tourism expected to come from within region this summer

Stay on park trails, Summerland mayor urges

Concerns raised about damage to hillside in Giant’s Head Mountain Park

Agreement signed for Summerland trail maintenance

Municipality and Regional District of Okanagan Similkameen enter into agreement

Summerland water rates reduced

Changes mean estimated $441,000 in reduced revenues for 2020

Summerland to begin reopening amenities

Summerland Skatepark will reopen on May 15; other facilities to follow

Summerland’s Maple Roch products available on shelves at London Drugs

Local Central initiatives brings maple syrup brand to stores in Penticton, West Kelowna and Kelowna

Study will examine septic systems at Naramata shoreline

Information will be used in community’s upcoming Liquid Waste Management Plan

Funding granted to COVID-19 projects in South Okanagan and Similkameen

Initiative provides more than $70,000 to organizations within region

Student wins $100,000 scholarship for electric longboard design

Ethan Lodermeier was one of 100 winners of the Schulich Leadership Scholarship

Tickets issued for garbage violations in Summerland

Conservation officers concerned about behaviour attracting bears to residential areas