Lake Country Calendar Staff

Beyond a gravestone, Tom Watson (Lion, front) and Gary Baird (Rotary) rake up six months worth of pine needles. (Jim Taylor - Contributed)

PHOTOS: Service clubs cooperate to clean up Winfield Cemetery

Rotary and Lions club teams up to clear debris

Beyond a gravestone, Tom Watson (Lion, front) and Gary Baird (Rotary) rake up six months worth of pine needles. (Jim Taylor - Contributed)
Geology doesn’t necessarily mean hiking into inaccessible locations. UBCO professor John Greenough started his tour with a large rock by the side of Woodsdale Road. (Jim Taylor - Contributed)

Lake Country residents treated to geology tour

Winfield United Church-goers learn history of rocks around Oyama

Geology doesn’t necessarily mean hiking into inaccessible locations. UBCO professor John Greenough started his tour with a large rock by the side of Woodsdale Road. (Jim Taylor - Contributed)
Rotary Club members Bernard and Brenda Dewonck, left, and club president Sandy Wightman, far right, present Food Bank president Kim Sylvestre, centre, with bags and baskets representing their $3,333.33 donation. (Contributed)

Lake Country food bank gets $3,333.33 boost

Three lucky winners of Rotary Club raffle gave needed support to food bank amid pandemic

Rotary Club members Bernard and Brenda Dewonck, left, and club president Sandy Wightman, far right, present Food Bank president Kim Sylvestre, centre, with bags and baskets representing their $3,333.33 donation. (Contributed)

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Lake Country RCMP search witnesses in an alleged impaired jet-ski incident

Lake Country RCMP search witnesses in an alleged impaired jet-ski incident

RCMP search specifically for two boaters who helped after two jet-skiers collided Aug. 15

Lake Country RCMP search witnesses in an alleged impaired jet-ski incident
Live! in Lake Country is back this summer with a concert lineup that has something for everyone. (Facebook)

Resident satisfaction high in Lake Country

A May community survey came back with a 97 per cent satisfaction rate

Live! in Lake Country is back this summer with a concert lineup that has something for everyone. (Facebook)
Voyager RV reps (from left to right) Logan Walker (parts and service manager), Ward Fraser (GM), Jason Friesen (vice president), Mike Roberts (sales manager) accepting an award. - Image: Contributed

RV dealer named Top 5 in North America

Long-time Lake Country business rewarded for its hard work

Voyager RV reps (from left to right) Logan Walker (parts and service manager), Ward Fraser (GM), Jason Friesen (vice president), Mike Roberts (sales manager) accepting an award. - Image: Contributed
Lake Country children’s fest biggest ever

Lake Country children’s fest biggest ever

In its third year, fun event for kids in Lake Country is hitting its stride

Lake Country children’s fest biggest ever
Stephen Fuhr discusses Lake Country in the House of Commons. - Image: Facebook

Fuhr congratulates Lake Country business winners

Kelowna-Lake Country MP Stephen Fuhr says small business makes a big difference in the community

Stephen Fuhr discusses Lake Country in the House of Commons. - Image: Facebook
Family Day Campfire in Lake Country

Family Day Campfire in Lake Country

The district’s virtual indoor campfire will be the scene of Family Day stories

Family Day Campfire in Lake Country
Oyama dippers bring in the new year

Oyama dippers bring in the new year

The annual polar bear dip in Oyama was a chilly affair

Oyama dippers bring in the new year
Oyama Legion gives back

Oyama Legion gives back

Lake Country group helps out the food bank and the bus society in latest support

Oyama Legion gives back
Black Press file

New child-care spaces coming to Lake Country

The New Beginnings Early Learning Centre is receiving funding through the provincial government

Black Press file
Residents gather around the fire at a previous Lake Country Light Up. This year’s event is Saturday. - Image: Lake Country

Christmas Light Up Saturday

Lake Country Lions Club has purchased even more lights for the annual light up event

Residents gather around the fire at a previous Lake Country Light Up. This year’s event is Saturday. - Image: Lake Country
Joy-riders hitting local school fields

Joy-riders hitting local school fields

Two different fields in Lake Country and one in Vernon have been damaged due to vehicles

Joy-riders hitting local school fields
The show goes on: Creekside back in business

The show goes on: Creekside back in business

Great venue for concerts and events, Creekside Theatre is back open with killer fall line-up

The show goes on: Creekside back in business
Die hard tennis players (left to right): Ian McHarg, Ben Johnson, Grant Mayor, Darryl Harrison, Les Gilbert, Antonio Braz and Marnie Perrier. - Image: Contributed

Die hard tennis players survive fall classic

Lake Country tennis club season is winding down with the fall classic held Saturday.

Die hard tennis players (left to right): Ian McHarg, Ben Johnson, Grant Mayor, Darryl Harrison, Les Gilbert, Antonio Braz and Marnie Perrier. - Image: Contributed
Image Credit: Eva101 / Flickr

City councillor wants to use poop DNA to nab lazy dog owners

A dog-doo database could help bylaw officers fine owners for not picking up after their pet

Image Credit: Eva101 / Flickr