Community

Place mats given to Summerland care facility

Hand-quilted mats made by Summerland Material Girls given to Dr. Andrew Pavillion in Summerland

Giving the gift of nature

Please don’t be mad, but I bought you a moose

Bottleneck Drive raises funds for Summerland Food Bank

Money was raised during tasting events at Summerland Festival of Lights

Rikhi family donates $60,000 to Penticton Regional Hospital expansion

Donation made in memory of Raksha Rikhi, a nurse from Summerland

Bobsleigh on display in Summerland

Used sleigh set up in honour of Olympic gold medal athlete Justin Kripps

VIDEO: Close encounter with a whale near Canada-U.S border

Ron Gillies had his camera ready when a whale appeared Dec. 7

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More snow to kick off the week

The Okanagan and Shuswap will see a light dusting of snow Monday night

Shuswap girl raises funds in memory of two-year-old who died

Wolter family announces formation of Alice’s Angels bursary in honour of their daughter

Zucca melons were once used in fruitcakes

The zucca melon, introduced to the Okanagan in the late 1930s, was once used in fruitcakes and jams

  • Dec 9, 2018

Book examines Trout Creek

Mary Trainer’s third book delves into history and culture of Summerland neighbourhood

Shuswap boy gets Hollywood hockey experience as movie extra

Sicamous youth finds making movies not as glamorous as they might appear to be

  • Dec 8, 2018

Program provides food for Summerland children and families

Penny Lane Pack Program supplies children with food for the weekend

Flurries forecast for the weekend

It will be clear and cold before turning to flurries in the Okanagan - Shuswap

Historic railway bridge receiving upgrade work

Maintenance at Kettle Valley Steam Railway bridge in Summerland to be finished by end of year

Roads can be slippery in winter

Winter conditions likely played a factor when a Greyhound bus lost control in the 1940s.

  • Dec 7, 2018

Climate issues discussed at Philosophers’ Cafe

Summerland ecologist presented challenges on responses to climate change

Stockings brighten season for Okanagan seniors

Vernon among Okanagan London Drugs stores brightening the holidays for elderly

Summerland Food Bank volunteers prepare to pack holiday hampers

Around 140 hampers to be distributed to homes in the community in December

Trout Creek holds lights contest

Summerland neighbourhood has four categories for holiday lights

Norwegian exchange student in Summerland

Exchange organized through Rotary