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What’s in a name? The story of Revelstoke’s Mt. Begbie

It’s likely the iconic peak had several Indigenous peoples’ names before settlers arrived

Mink farm once operated in Summerland

From 1967 to 1973, the Nielsen family raised mink

South Okanagan youth spread Valentines Day love

Grade 3 students dropped off goodies to Soupateria with messages: ‘You’re special’ and ‘Don’t give up’

QUIZ: How much do you know about love and romance?

Take this short quiz and put your knowledge to the test

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Meet B.C.'s oldest lawyer

New scholarship to honour Canadian wine icon Harry McWatters

McWatters’ passing left “massive void” in the B.C. wine industry.

North Okanagan couple proof of lasting love

Heaton Place residents celebrating 70 years of marriage

  • Feb 14, 2020

Forget Tinder, find romance in person at the Kelowna Singles Club

To increase enrollment, the club is holding open dance every second Saturday

80,000 reasons to support the food bank

Supporting your local food bank couldn’t be easier

Meet one of B.C.’s instructors in CPR and first aid for dogs

Paramedic teaches Dogsafe Canine First Aid to pet owners and people who run dog businesses

BeadTrails holds fundraisers for Australian fire relief

Summerland business creates new bead and will hold barbecue on Feb. 14

AlleyCATS Okanagan: Pet of the week

Meet Frosty a five-year-old Himalayan Flame Point cat

  • Feb 11, 2020

SilverStar serves up sweet deal for Valentine’s Day

Tickets discounted for second annual all-inclusive wine, cider and spirits tasting

Apex ski resort warns enthusiasts after backcountry avalanches

Multiple avalanches were reported on Saturday after record snowfall hit the slopes.

Ice was once harvested in Summerland

Before refrigeration, ice was taken from area lakes

PHOTOS: Wolf sighting in Vernon?

Resident Ron Gray said he spotted a wolf near Adventure Bay Tuesday afternoon

Have you lost a horse in Revelstoke?

The steeds were spotted walking the streets of Revelstoke

Garbage collection disrupted in rural areas of Regional District of Okanagan Similkameen

Snow and ice have affected service on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday