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Lake Country Community Centre receives grant for upgrades

The federal government is providing $21,000 so the Okanagan Boys and Girls Clubs

Excessive speeders nabbed by police on Highway 97 in Oyama

Construction zone speeds are reduced for everyone’s safety

The Royal Bank Cup trophy will be on display at the Sunshine Festival in downtown Vernon Saturday.

Fans can check out junior hockey championship trophy

RBC Cup trophy will be at Vernon's Sunshine Festival in the downtown core Saturday

The Royal Bank Cup trophy will be on display at the Sunshine Festival in downtown Vernon Saturday.
rcmp photo An 86-year-old Vernon woman suffered a suspected back injury when the Ford Explorer she was a passenger in was struck from behind by two cars on Highway 97 in Lake Country Wednesday. The Explorer had stopped suddenly to avoid colliding with a dog crossing the highway.

Lake Country crash sends Vernon woman to hospital

The accident happened at 9:45 a.m. near the Teddy Bear Lodge on Highway 97

rcmp photo An 86-year-old Vernon woman suffered a suspected back injury when the Ford Explorer she was a passenger in was struck from behind by two cars on Highway 97 in Lake Country Wednesday. The Explorer had stopped suddenly to avoid colliding with a dog crossing the highway.

Scam alert issued after Lake Country incident

A resident alerted police when she received an unsolicited cheque for nearly $4,000

Lake Country teen interrupts break and enter

RCMP are looking for a male suspect responsible for breaking into a residence on Teresa Road

Search and Rescue and RCMP crews scoured the Cosens Bay area of Kalamalka Lake Friday after witnesses in the area reported seeing something floating in the water after a float plane was observed on the lake.

Lake search fails to find anything

Emergency personnel searched area between Cosens Bay and Rattlesnake Point

Search and Rescue and RCMP crews scoured the Cosens Bay area of Kalamalka Lake Friday after witnesses in the area reported seeing something floating in the water after a float plane was observed on the lake.

Oyama Fun Day Today

Be sure to check out the excitement at the annual Oyama Fun Day

New art gallery exhibit opens next week

Three Canadian female artists the focus of new exhibit called Traces

Organizers of the Terry Fox Run this year are looking for an organizer in Lake Country.

Terry Fox Run searching for Lake Country coordinator

Long standing run needs some help to take place in Lake Country this year

Organizers of the Terry Fox Run this year are looking for an organizer in Lake Country.

Lake Country sports fields closed due to rain

Effective immediately the DLC closes its rain soaked sports fields

Alan Gatzke of Oyama has been named an honourary fellow by Okanagan College.

Okanagan College bestows recognition on Oyama resident

Alan Gatzke will be recognized June 8 as honourary fellow for his leadership in the agricultural industry

Alan Gatzke of Oyama has been named an honourary fellow by Okanagan College.

Warm temperatures expected to boost creek flows

Lake Country residents should be aware of potential flooding

Ron Cannan

Funding focuses on women in non-traditional roles

Lake Country MP encourages organizations to get involved

Ron Cannan

Oyama Road closed because of downed power line

Incident occurred after a large bird flew into the electrical line

Lake Country mayor James Baker (left) and MLA Norm Letnick raised a glass of clear

Kalamalka Lake Interconnect project celebrated

Politicians from local, provincial and federal governments celebrate important water milestone in Winfield

Lake Country mayor James Baker (left) and MLA Norm Letnick raised a glass of clear
Vernon's Predator Ridge Resort has been named one of the best workplaces in Canada by The Globe and Mail.

Predator Ridge Resort among Canada’s best workplaces

The Globe and Mail announces Vernon's Predator Ridge Resort as one of the top workplaces in the country for 2013.

Vernon's Predator Ridge Resort has been named one of the best workplaces in Canada by The Globe and Mail.

Water source change for Oyama customers

District of Lake Country intends to continue to supply Kalamalka Lake water until irrigation season

The Salish apple is part of a new marketing program.

Funds provided for marketing two Okanagan apple varieties

The Okanagan Plant Improvement Corporation is receiving $25,000 to assist in building consumer awareness

The Salish apple is part of a new marketing program.

Controversial Greenspace clean-up begins today in Lake Country

City crews and volunteers will be out on the Greenspace beginning to remove private property from public land