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Summerland cemetery tour reveals unmarked graves

Fundraising tour on Oct. 27 will benefit museum

Shuswap goat delivery way above quota

Hillside Dreams Callekno produced sextuplets, a rare event among goats

Volunteers restore habitat along Eneas Creek

Replant efforts add 2,000 native plants in Garnet Valley

Competitors get crafty for Okanagan Mixoff

Okanagan Spirits Craft Distillery Mixoff is Nov. 8 in Kelowna

B.C. brewery creates bread beer from food waste

The brew aims to raise food waste awareness and provide funds for the food bank

Early settlers turned to agriculture

Summerland’s climate was idea for growing apples and orchards were planted in the early 1900s

  • Oct 14th, 2018
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Watch: Kelowna man bowls perfect game

Terry Tremblay threw a perfect game at McCurdy Bowling Center in Kelowna on Oct. 8.

Sculpture at Summerland’s municipal hall will be relocated

More sheltered location at site will be used for Fruit of the Earth sculpture

Fundraiser keeps North Okanagan Hot Air Balloon Society in the air

Event kicks off at 5 p.m. in Village Green Hotel parking lot

Summerland Credit Union supports hospice facility

Through Comfort for a Cause campaign, staff raised $792 for Penticton and District Hospice Society

North Okanagan Grannies à Gogo charity shifts focus

Over the years the Vernon group has wired more than $150,000 to their trusted volunteer administrators of the South African group.

Okanagan students aid battle against yellow flag iris

Okanagan Landing Elementary School students planted over 100 native trees and shrubs along Okanagan Lake’s shoreline.

Costumed children to participate in Summerland’s Howloween Parade

Second annual event will be held on Oct. 27 in downtown Summerland

Kelowna veteran’s association struggles with dwindling membership

Like many veteran’s associations, the aging population leaves the Kelowna Naval Veterans Association desperate for new members.

VOTE: Nature in Focus reader’s choice photo contest

The Penticton Western News Reader’s Choice photo contest

Penticton seniors get musical thank you

Village by the Station residents receive a musical thank you.

Fenner House once served as hospital

From 1907 to 1914, Summerland’s first hospital was operated out of a house at the foot of Gulch Road

  • Oct 7th, 2018

18th Annual Pumpkin Harvest at IPE grounds Saturday

Thanksgiving weekend continues Monday with the Thanksgiving Day Harvest Fest.

Vernon’s Annual Ski Swap set for Saturday

The “biggest swap in the interior B.C. ” will take place Oct. 13 from 8:30 a.m. - 3 p.m. at the Vernon Recreation complex.

VIDEO: What are you thankful for? Readers share their thoughts

Use #YourKelowna in to let us know what you’re grateful for this weekend