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  • Mar 18th, 2017

Find me my furever home

Frankie is available for adoption from the Kelowna BC SPCA

  • Oct 21st, 2018

Apples the star fruit of the Kelowna farmer’s market

The second annual Apple Festival was held this morning

Naramata honours Syilx culture

New community sign recognizes traditional name for area

Openly gay, female priest of B.C. church defying norms

Andrea Brennan serves Fernie at pivotal time in church’s history

Foster care is ‘superhighway to homelessness,’ B.C. youth advocate says

Katherine McParland grew up in foster care and lived on the streets

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Video: Future brightens for Walla Artisan Bakery in Penticton

Protege learning the bread-making craft from master baker Benjamin Manea

VIDEO: Millionaire Lottery returns to give back and win big

Since 1996, Millionaire Lottery has raised $52 million for the VGH+UBC Hospital Foundation

Hero campaign raises $24,000 for Okanagan non-profits

Lowe’s Canada Heroes campaign was held throughout September

Interior Savings employees to help out around town

The annual Day of Difference will be held Oct. 18

Shuswap goat delivery way above quota

Hillside Dreams Callekno produced sextuplets, a rare event among goats

Competitors get crafty for Okanagan Mixoff

Okanagan Spirits Craft Distillery Mixoff is Nov. 8 in Kelowna

B.C. brewery creates bread beer from food waste

The brew aims to raise food waste awareness and provide funds for the food bank

Three young Lake Country students become fire chiefs for a day

Department’s program helps raise awareness of fire safety in the district

Find me my furever home

Frankie is available for adoption from the Kelowna BC SPCA

  • Oct 14th, 2018

Watch: Kelowna man bowls perfect game

Terry Tremblay threw a perfect game at McCurdy Bowling Center in Kelowna on Oct. 8.

Fundraiser keeps North Okanagan Hot Air Balloon Society in the air

Event kicks off at 5 p.m. in Village Green Hotel parking lot

Kelowna sailor documents travels in latest book

Arlene Galisky will be signing her latest book Dreamers and Doers, Sailing the South Pacific

North Okanagan Grannies à Gogo charity shifts focus

Over the years the Vernon group has wired more than $150,000 to their trusted volunteer administrators of the South African group.

Okanagan students aid battle against yellow flag iris

Okanagan Landing Elementary School students planted over 100 native trees and shrubs along Okanagan Lake’s shoreline.