Community

A cherry orchard

Sydney Albert “Joe” Liddell once owned a cherry orchard in Summerland

  • Feb 3rd, 2018

Summerland Chamber announces awards nominees

Gala on March 3 will recognize business and community excellence

  • Feb 3rd, 2018

What’s happening

Find out about all the events taking place in your community this weekend

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Winter photo gallery
Winter photo gallery
Orcas near Sechelt, B.C.
Victoria Health Show

Say ‘I do’ from the top of a mountain this Valentine’s Day

Revelstoke Mountain Resort to offer wedding ceremonies and vow renewals on Feb. 14

  • Feb 1st, 2018

Revelstoke Death Café puts mortality front and centre

Death midwife Theresa Hamilton helps participants with the big questions surrounding life

Schmirler Foundation telethon hits $3 million mark

The foundation made a $35,000 donation to the Penticton Regional Hospital

  • Jan 29th, 2018

Storyteller brings poetry to seniors

Penticton man tells the tale of Robert Service and his poems

A chilly Australia Day on SilverStar

Hundreds forego jackets and put on swimsuits for a run down the mountain

Imayoshi was a Summerland orchardist

Pioneer fruit grower was born in Japan

  • Jan 27th, 2018

What’s happening

Find out what is taking place this weekend in the Okanagan and Shuswap

  • Jan 26th, 2018

New exhibit at Penticton Art Gallery highlights strength of Indigenous people

ReSilience #597 showcasing work from the En’owkin Centre opens Jan. 26 at the Penticton Art Gallery

Flying squirrel touches down inside Salmon Arm home

Rodent jumps around residence before homeowers encourage it back outdoors

VIDEO: Mt. Begbie to feature experimental brews in new tasting room

Last year Mt. Begbie won brewery of the year at the Canadian Brewing Awards in Ottawa

What’s the Buzz all about?

Creston Concert Society presents the first performance of 2018 Buzz Salutes Gershwin

Playing hockey

In 1937, the temperature dropped low enough to allow ice to form on Okanagan Lake

  • Jan 20th, 2018

JoeAnna’s House fundraising campaign reaches $4.5 million

Offering ‘home away from home’ for families of KGH patients

‘Sing Me a Song’ about B.C. for a chance at $1,000 contest prize

Entries due by March 30 for lieutenant-governor’s British Columbia-themed competition

Camp donation

Summerland Credit Union presented a donation of $880 to the Agur Lake Camp Society on Jan. 11

  • Jan 18th, 2018

Food Bank receives support

The Summerland Legion recently donated food items and $1,000 to the Summerland Food Bank

  • Jan 18th, 2018