Community

Inside the fire

Keremeos firefighters got a feel for the heat in Penticton’s training grounds this week

Penticton women take back the night

Women, children and men marched downtown Wednesday night to fight violence against women

Estate donates $50,000 to Penticton hospital campaign

Keremeos Elks supporter donates $50,000 from estate to South Okanagan Similkameen Medical Foundation

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Freak’n Farmer all about fun

Sixth annual adventure race in Oliver all about bringing people back to the farm

Grant cycle starts early

The Community Foundation is accepting grant applications earlier this year

  • Jul 9th, 2017

B.C. pond hockey game receives Canada-wide exposure

A picture of a pond hockey game in Lytton has been included in a Canadian Museum of History booklet

Fighting kidney disease, one step at a time

The annual Kidney Walk takes place this weekend in Penticton

Syilx Nation celebrates return of sockeye

Okanagan Nation Alliance Salmon Feast held in sx̌ʷəx̌ʷnitkʷ Park in Okanagan Falls over the weekend

Bracelet returned to veteran after 73 years

Charlie Bernhardt had traded silver bracelet for food during winter of 1944 to 1945

Syilx Nation Salmon Feast Celebration

The Salmon Feast is a three-day event in Okanagan Falls with multiple activities

  • Sep 15th, 2017

What’s happening with Anna Zeitner

Find out what is happening in your region this weekend.

Taking the plunge to clean up the channel

Scuba divers and other volunteers will be working to cleanup the Okanagan River Channel

B.C. food bank creates cook book for clients

Designed for people who aren’t necessarily familiar with cooking the type of food the bank gives out.

Kelowna charity changes ‘her’ life

A Kelowna based charity launches campaign to tell the story of Nepalese women’s lives.

Pets: Don’t call me ‘baby’

Tears mean nothing handing over frightened, confused animal whose world is being torn apart.

  • Sep 12th, 2017

Big brother Terry Fox: Darrell reflects on 40-year legacy

Terry Fox Foundation has raised more than $715 million for the fight against cancer

What’s happening with Anna Zeitner

Find out what is happening in your region this weekend.

Under smoky skies

Smoke covers the Okanagan Valley, despite signs in Summerland calling for smoke-free public beaches

  • Sep 8th, 2017

Buy a smile and help the hospital campaign

South Okanagan Tim Hortons are donating proceeds from Smile Cookies to Penticton hospital campaign

  • Sep 7th, 2017

Reuniting seniors in care homes with the arts

Concerts in Care program delivers musical performances to Okanagan long term care residents

  • Sep 6th, 2017