Community

Light A Bulb Campaign returns to North Okanagan

The campaign is launched each November and runs until the end of December.

VIDEO: Spooky house creeps out Okanagan

Summerland Halloween display features movie props and body parts

Summerland Quest Society disbands

Organization has served the community since 1999

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BC SPCA: The imprint pets leave on your heart

This year’s BC SPCA gala held in Kelowna will focus on paw prints left on our hearts

Dressed for Halloween

Costumes have changed over the years

  • Oct 30, 2018

Snow covers Okanagan ski hills

Sunday’s snowfall brought a fresh dusting of white stuff to local ski resorts

PHOTOS: Surfing in October in the Okanagan

Surfing in October? In costume? This Lake Country business took the plunge

VIDEO: Zombies dance at Summerland’s Howloween Parade

Street parade features costumed children dancing to Michael Jackson’s Thriller

Multicultural champions: Nurse finds home away from home in Penticton

Multicultural champions were selected to be featured in the Penticton Western News

  • Oct 28, 2018

Poppy campaign begins

Summerland Legion distributes poppies for Remembrance Day

Summerland Sharing Stand distributed fruits and vegetables

Stand distributed roughly 2,000 kilograms of food at no cost during the summer and fall

Summerland adds eight remembrance banners

Banners honouring fallen soldiers will be displayed around community in November.

Shuswap student a big hit at UBCM conference

Delegates, ministers at Union of BC Municipalities impressed by Gray Simms’ knowledge and attitude

Fundraiser for Okanagan feline organization brings in over $5,500

The annual Cat Scootin’ Boogie pub night in aid of AlleyCATS raised over $5,500

Summerland youth worker recognized for dedication

Alyson Linday receives Rotary Club’s Paul Harris Fellowship for commitment to youths

Police to stop for coffee in Summerland

Coffee With a Cop event will be held on morning of Oct. 31

Armstrong’s best grilled cheese sandwich is…

Four restaurants compete for Armstrong title ahead of annual cheese festival Nov. 3

Car club donates funds to Summerland organizations

Apple Valley Cruisers raised money during Endless Summer car show

  • Oct 24, 2018

World Junior Hockey fever hits Vernon

Vipers spice up floor ball demonstration at OK Landing School