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Summerland music promoter up for CCMA award

Paul Biro has worked in music industry for more than 25 years

Former summerland resident appointed to Order of British Columbia

Brenda Martens has worked in green building practices

  • Aug 15th, 2018

‘It’s like a party in your mouth’

B.C. creator’s Milkshake Burger makes its debut at the PNE

Okanagan winery gets global recognition

Mission Hill is being recognized as having one of the top vineyard designs in the world.

Pierre family settled in Summerland in 1886

Land was recorded as Indian reserve and water from creek irrigated hay and potato crops

  • Aug 11th, 2018
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Getting closer to pot-based medical products for pets
Dolphin rescue on Vancouver Island
Black Press Career Fair - Nanaimo (full)
Black Press Career Fair - Nanaimo (tease)

How well do you really know British Columbia?

To celebrate B.C. Day, take this 20-question test to find out how much you know about our province

Happy B.C. Day weekend: Check out what’s happening

Follow Social Squad member Matthew Abrey to find out what’s happening this weekend

Taco Thursday: Explore Kelowna’s food truck scene

The Capital News will be featuring food trucks around the city this summer

VIDEO: B.C. nine-year-old wins invite to world Pokemon championships

Currently ranked 21 among junior players in North America

A family picnic

In the early 1900s, families would gather for picnics in the Trout Creek area of Summerland

  • Aug 2nd, 2018

JCI lawn bowling goes green

The third annual ‘JCI Lawn Days of Summer’ takes place over three Wednesday’s this month.

Miracle Treat Day returns Aug. 9 in support of BC Children’s Hospital

Annual Dairy Queen Blizzard fundraiser now in its 16th year

  • Aug 1st, 2018

Children left fatherless after heart transplant fails

The friends and family of a former Kelowna man are looking to raise funds to help his wife

Jones named Most Improved Cadet

Summerland cadet receives honours during training program at Albert Head near Victoria

  • Jul 31st, 2018

Free family fishing activities throughout Thompson Okanagan

The programs are aimed at encouraging families to spend more time outdoors

Legion mourns passing of long-time executive member

Jack Barkwill had served as Summerland Legion’s vice-president and was active within the branch

Racers get your peach bins ready

The annual Penticton Peach Festival is bringing back their peach bin race

A summer picnic

Aenas Creek, in the Garnett Valley, was a popular picnic site in the early days of Summerland

  • Jul 29th, 2018

Photo gallery: Tilly wins the cutest pet contest

Cutest pet contest running in the South Okanagan-Similkameen