John Arendt

Health upgrades in South Okanagan and Similkameen forecast to cost nearly $10 million

Capital projects include CT scanner, medical vacuum system, ultrasounds and more

Historical society working to preserve cabin and rename roundabouts in Summerland

Summerland branch of society has taken on duties for former Heritage Advisory Commission

Summerland’s proposed budget requires $16,382,355

2020 budget is nearly half a million higher than the 2019 municipal budget of $15,905,410

Vehicle fire occurred outside of fire departments’ coverage areas

Neither Summerland nor Peachland detachments attended incident at Okanagan Lake Provincial Park

Summerland taxes expected to rise by 4.0%

Increase to add an estimated $77.73 to typical tax bill

Summerland Steam earn two weekend wins

Junior B team defeats Osoyoos Coyotes and Kelowna Chiefs

COLUMN: Choosing a face to show the world

It will not be easy to select the face to display on Canada’s new $5 bill

LETTER: Racial profiling was disgusting

Recent arrest of a First Nations grandfather and his granddaughter was appalling

Motorists face significant fines for handheld device use

Roughly one-quarter of vehicle collisions in British Columbia are attributed to distracted driving

Nominations open for Summerland Chamber’s annual Business Excellence Awards

Panels will determine recipients for this year’s awards

Regional District of Okanagan Similkameen preparing budget

Requisitions total more than $20 million

Regional District of Okanagan Similkameen applies for funds for composting facility

Campbell Mountain Landfill selected as location for site

Assessment value increases do not correlate with higher taxes, says Municipality

While property assessment values have increased in most communities in the Okanagan…

Summerland hockey players create calendar as fundraising project

All money raised will go to Hockey Fights Cancer

Maple syrup from Summerland contains gold

Limited release of Aurora Gold Maple Syrup contains small amount of gold

Summerland municipal website hacked

Utilities payment page was defaced Dec. 29

Property values decrease in Penticton, rise elsewhere in South Okanagan Similkameen

BC Assessment values have been sent out to property owners

Summerland novelist’s book inspired by art show

Mixed and Merged exhibit at Summerland Art Gallery led to C. Edgar North’s novel

Trailer axle snaps on Summerland road

Trench had been dug during construction on Wharton Street

COLUMN: Watching my language as English changes

Words and writing styles have been evolving over the years