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Young immigrant family finds support they need at YMCA

When the Jikuri family, from eastern Europe, learned about subsidized child care through the YMCA, it changed everything.

RDCO: Keep animals out of your garbage

Lots of tips for keeping wildlife out of your neighbourhood.

Try something new–get on stage

Three local community groups who are looking for new people to get involved in their shows—on stage or backstage. No experience necessary.

Driver vigilance called for in school zones

This year, the school chosen is Anne McClymont Elementary in the Okanagan Mission on Lakeshore Road.

Open burning still not allowed in Kelowna

Any type of open burning is still not permitted in the city of Kelowna. Open burning season is Oct. 1 through April 30, with a permit.

Friendly Visitor Program of the MS Society of Canada

Qualifications include a minimum six month commitment, a strong sense of dependability, a caring and friendly demeanor.

Wab Kinew a distinguished speaker in Kelowna Sept. 30

Time with his dying father lead him to a new book, and profound new quality of life.

OC trades students custom-built cabinets for Predator Ridge fire hall

“It gave us a real life perspective and understanding of what it will be like doing this kind of work out in the real world.”

Okanagan Regional Library to offer personalized tech training

Importance of digital literacy can’t be underestimated.

World premieres highlight Ballet Kelowna season

World premieres and old favourites make up Ballet Kelowna's 2015-16 season of performances.

Join the Lake Country Food Bank work party this Saturday

Volunteer workers are needed to install insulation in the outer walls of the new food bank building.

CentrePiece drew good crowd over the weekend

Okanagan Centre Park was busy as CentrePiece provided lots of family entertainment.

Car show at Swalwell Park

The Lake Country Classic and Custom Car Show was another major success over the weekend.

Kelowna wine country ready to host half marathon runners

The Kelowna Wine Country Half Marathon helps visitors get a much more in-depth grasp of many things the Okanagan has to offer.

College conference focus on connected classrooms

The conference will provide practical uses of technology in classrooms and course curriculum design.

Ripening fruit in orchards will attract hungry bears

Bears fishing for food may not hear you over the noise of the creek water.

Take part in LCAG’s Artwalk Themed exhibition

Artists have until Aug. 22 to drop off art at the Lake Country Art Gallery to be in the gallery's Artwalk-inspired exhibition.

Sexy health includes knowing your HIV status: Don’t hesitate

The First Nations Health Authority (FNHA) is partnering with Interior Health on a campaign that aims to destigmatize HIV and AIDS.

Rose Garden open house

There was a lot of interest in viewing the name plaques on the Memorial Wall.

Okanagan property market remains strong

Bucking the national trend, the B.C. economy is improving.