Community

Residents pay tribute to city’s homeless

He was articulate and well-spoken. He was great at self-reflection. He liked watching the Canucks. And more often than not, he lived at the Howard House Men’s Shelter.

  • Oct 20th, 2017

VIDEO: ‘Lyle the singing pig’ searching for home

SPCA say the pig is ‘not opera-ready’

Okanagan Carpool Week runs from October 23 to 27.

Participate in Carpool Week for a chance to win $100 fuel card

  • Oct 19th, 2017

Glimpses of the past

A look back through the archives

  • Oct 21st, 2017

A new after-school program is running with low registration

City program is only 20 per cent full

  • Oct 19th, 2017

Batten down the hatches winter is coming

When the nights get colder and frost starts appearing in the mornings it’s time to take action

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Event showcases aboriginal achievements
    There's a buzzz around Central City
      Elizabeth's Wildlife Centre hosts its annual open house weekend
        Team Island Quad comes to White Rock

          What’s happening with Anna Zeitner

          Find out what’s taking place this weekend in your community.

          AquaVan stops in Revelstoke

          Elementary school students learn about their impact on waterways

          • Oct 12th, 2017

          Western News photographer takes third in BC SPCA contest

          Mark Brett won third place in the BC SPCA’s 2017 Wildlife-In-Focus photo contest

          Hair stylist giving back to Revelstoke

          Proceeds from Abigail Harward’s Friday cuts will go towards helping a family in need

          • Oct 11th, 2017

          Women are important part of firefighting team

          “I know I work hard and have what it takes,” says Megan Cottingham

          • Oct 11th, 2017

          CAO reports to District of Barriere on well construction

          Status of well construction and paving projects reported to council

          • Oct 19th, 2017

          What’s happening with Anna Zeitner

          Check out what’s happening this Thanksgiving region in your community.

          Divas meet Vaudeville

          Comedy celebrity impersonater Bonnie Kilroe brings characters to Blind Bay

          École des Glaciers students take part in Orange Shirt Day

          The day recognizes the harm residential schools caused to children

          • Oct 4th, 2017

          VIDEO: Kestrel chicks released into wild bring a happy end to wildfire season

          Work crews on frontlines of worst wildlife season in B.C. history helped save two birds

          What’s happening with Anna Zeitner

          Find out what’s taking place this weekend in your community.

          Video: special board helps get low-mobility paddlers on Shuswap Lake

          The On-It paddle board provided by Access Revolution is equipped with outriggers to keep it stable