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Cool Arts artists get messy with papier mache in two workshops facilitated by Artistic & Programming Director Rena Warren. Image: Facebook/Cool Arts Society

Local art brings light to feral cats living in the Okanagan

The Cool Cats Project is a partnership between the Cool Arts Society and the Okanagan Cat Coalition.

Cool Arts artists get messy with papier mache in two workshops facilitated by Artistic & Programming Director Rena Warren. Image: Facebook/Cool Arts Society
Kanahus Manuel and the Tiny HouseWarriors intended to block the construction of the expansion of the Trans Mountain pipeline. Image: (KanahusFreedom/Twitter)

Park pipeline protesters say arrest is a ‘declaration of war’

Group behind North Thompson River Provincial Park occupation protest says arrest is ‘declaration of war’

Kanahus Manuel and the Tiny HouseWarriors intended to block the construction of the expansion of the Trans Mountain pipeline. Image: (KanahusFreedom/Twitter)
Firefighters worked hard this weekend to contain the 545-hectare wildfire at East Shuswap Road. Photo: Twitter/BC Wildfire Service

BC Wildfire says Kamloops wildfire ‘being held’

Firefighters worked tirelessly this weekend to stop the spread of a wildfire east of Kamloops.

Firefighters worked hard this weekend to contain the 545-hectare wildfire at East Shuswap Road. Photo: Twitter/BC Wildfire Service
Masterchef Canada winner opens catering company in Kelowna

Masterchef Canada winner opens catering company in Kelowna

19-year-old Masterchef Canada winner Beccy Stables has moved to the Okanagan.

Masterchef Canada winner opens catering company in Kelowna
Report: Are British Columbians addicted to air conditioning?

Report: Are British Columbians addicted to air conditioning?

A new report from BC Hydro indicates British Columbians are increasingly turning to air conditioning to beat the heat.

Report: Are British Columbians addicted to air conditioning?
Photograph By SHAWN THOMPSON

Update: Kamloops wildfire now mapped at 500 hectares

Firefighters worked overnight on what was a fast-growing wildfire east of Kamloops.

Photograph By SHAWN THOMPSON
A team of NYU scientists has captured on video a four-mile iceberg breaking away from a glacier in eastern Greenland. Image/YouTube screenshot/New York University

Video: 4-mile iceberg breaks off eastern Greenland

A team of scientists has captured a four-mile iceberg breaking away from a glacier in eastern Greenland

A team of NYU scientists has captured on video a four-mile iceberg breaking away from a glacier in eastern Greenland. Image/YouTube screenshot/New York University
Updated: Evacuation order issued, Kamloops wildfire hits 380 hectares

Updated: Evacuation order issued, Kamloops wildfire hits 380 hectares

A large plume of smoke can be seen from the city and the fire has closed Shuswap Road.

Updated: Evacuation order issued, Kamloops wildfire hits 380 hectares
Jayleen Fuller was last seen on July 4th in Kamloops. Image: RCMP

Update: Missing Kamloops woman found

Jayleen Fuller was last seen on July 4 in Kamloops and may in the Okanagan.

Jayleen Fuller was last seen on July 4th in Kamloops. Image: RCMP
$500K can buy you a lot or a little space in Canada: report

$500K can buy you a lot or a little space in Canada: report

Average national home price will not buy three bedrooms in half of Canada’s 50 largest cities.

$500K can buy you a lot or a little space in Canada: report
UPDATE: Merritt woman found

UPDATE: Merritt woman found

Kamloops RCMP are asking for your assistance locating Michelle Howse.

UPDATE: Merritt woman found
What’s happening this weekend

What’s happening this weekend

Follow Social Squad memeber Matthew Abrey to find out what’s happeing this weekend

What’s happening this weekend
Small-town B.C. cafe boasts one of Canada’s top chefs

Small-town B.C. cafe boasts one of Canada’s top chefs

Chef Victor Bongo is cooking up a storm at Village Grounds Cafe & Bistro in Naramata.

Small-town B.C. cafe boasts one of Canada’s top chefs
Terroir cheesemaker takes over the business

Terroir cheesemaker takes over the business

Terroir Cheese cheesemaker Sandra Proulx has taken over the business from Leonard Marriott

Terroir cheesemaker takes over the business
-Image: Carmen Weld

Crews douse “suspicious” fires near Munson Pond

Kelowna Fire Department responds to calls of grass fires off Burtch Road

-Image: Carmen Weld
The cast of Skakespeare Kelowna’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Image contributed by Skakespeare Kelowna.

Sunshine, wine and a Shakespeare comedy

Tickets are on sale now for this summer’s Shakespeare Kelowna production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream

The cast of Skakespeare Kelowna’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Image contributed by Skakespeare Kelowna.
Happy Canada Day: What’s happening this weekend

Happy Canada Day: What’s happening this weekend

Follow Social Squad memeber Matthew Abrey to find out what’s happeing this weekend

Happy Canada Day: What’s happening this weekend
A dreary long-weekend forecast

A dreary long-weekend forecast

Unlike last year, this Canada day weekend is looking cool, cloudy and rainy

A dreary long-weekend forecast
Court blocks bid for injunction to halt Alberta gay-straight alliance law

Court blocks bid for injunction to halt Alberta gay-straight alliance law

Judge dismisses request to put Alberta gay-straight alliance law on hold

Court blocks bid for injunction to halt Alberta gay-straight alliance law
Fire, seen from Sheridan Lake the evening before fire burned to the shore. Chris Brown spent that night sleeping in his boat. Marcel Lang photo.

Recovery from 2017 B.C. wildfires will ‘take years’

Nearly a year later, the Canadian Red Cross and BC Government reflect on the 2017 wildfires

Fire, seen from Sheridan Lake the evening before fire burned to the shore. Chris Brown spent that night sleeping in his boat. Marcel Lang photo.