Community

What’s happening

Follow Social Squad memeber Matthew Abrey to find out what’s happeing this weekend

Family raises money for B.C. man burned in campfire mishap

Harold Duncan-Williams suffered first, second and third degree burns when his shirt caught on fire

Shipping fruit

In 1944, the B.C. Fruit Shippers helped to distribute Summerland fruit to the rest of the country

  • Jun 23rd, 2018

Credit Union provides support to Summerland Food Bank

The food bank recently sent out a call for donations to the Credit Union and other supporters

  • Jun 23rd, 2018

Organization provides assistance to girls in Uganda

Sierra Raubenheimer of Summerland recently worked as an intern with Uganda For Her

  • Jun 23rd, 2018

Sharing Stand provides fresh produce

Produce is available at stand in front of Summerland United Church each Tuesday

  • Jun 22nd, 2018
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Black Press Career Fair - Nanaimo
Victoria Foundation - PNR
Pipeline protests
Orca whale Salt Spring Island

Summerland Legion auxiliary provides tax assistance

Funds raised by the auxiliary will assist with the branch’s property taxes

  • Jun 21st, 2018

Humans locked in for love at Kelowna Shelter

BC SPCA Lock-In for Love hopes to raise $25,000

VIDEO: Vernon-area students read for rank

RCMP visited JW Inglis on Wednesday as part of the Read with Me and the RCMP program.

Summer solstice celebration

The Okanagan’s Largest Summer Solstice celebration is planned for June 21 in Penticton

Okanagan residents getting locked up for B.C. SPCA

SPCA events taking place around the Okanagan raises funds for abused and homeless animals

Free fishing allowed for Family Fishing Weekend

Most fishing is being offered for free this weekend in recognition of a celebrated family tradition

Best of the South Okanagan 2018

Penticton Western News readers voted for their favourites in dozens of categories

Reel in the fun this Father’s Day

Lots going on in the South Okanagan and Similkameen for Father’s Day

Nine-year-old launches recycling business in northwest B.C.

With no curb-side pick up recycling in Prince Rupert, one young boy found his niche

What’s happening

It’s dad’s weekend so be sure to check out all of the events in your community

  • Jun 15th, 2018

Lowest tides in years exposes Island seashore

Moon and sun collaborate for significant low tides this summer with more lows predicted to return July 13 and Aug. 11

NeighbourLink Summerland receives money for PRIME project

Funding came from the Community Foundation of the South Okanagan

  • Jun 15th, 2018

Summerland food bank launches Christmas in June campaign

Majority of donations received at end of year, but need remains constant

Students excel at public speaking

Speeches by Summerland students judged on form, content, style, delivery and overall impression

  • Jun 14th, 2018