John Arendt

Black History Month stamp leaves Summerland mayor concerned

Choice of hockey image for 2020 does not address ongoing struggles, mayor Toni Boot says.

QUIZ: How well do you know the Royals?

Put your knowledge to the test with these 20 questions

COLUMN: Look! It’s an exclamation point!

We’re living in a time when everything has become A Big Deal!

Summerland Steam earn one win, one loss in hockey action

Junior B team in third place in division

Pioneer families lived in Summerland’s Prairie Valley area

Darke and Dale families played roles in community’s early history

Help sought in developing family practices in South Okanagan and Similkameen

An estimated 15,000 people in region do not have a family doctor

Construction activity in RDOS tops $48 million

Total of 527 building permits issued within Regional District of Okanagan Similkameen in 2019

RDOS budget videos available online

Budget must be completed by March 31

Funding approved for conservation projects in South Okanagan and Similkameen

Regional District of Okanagan Similkameen provides funds for nine projects

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