Community

B.C. husband and wife honoured for saving each other’s lives

Couple presented with Vital Link Awards for quick use of CPR

Youth Leadership Summit to be Held this May in Kimberley

Youth from around the Columbia Basin are invited to apply

  • Jan 16th, 2018

What’s happening

Find out what events are taking place in your community this weekend

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Museum Minute
Valentine's Day at Revelstoke Mountain Resort
Museum Minute
VIDEO: Valentine's Day extra sweet for a just-released shark

From couch to half-marathon

Salmon Arm woman goes step-by-step to change her lifestyle

  • Jan 12th, 2018

Glimpses of the Past

From the sentencing of a thief in 1918 to the proposed French Immersion program in 1988

  • Jan 11th, 2018

An ongoing struggle with poverty

Summerland woman relies on regular support from food bank

Almost 50% of Canadians would not want others to know if they had dementia, says new survey

Alzheimer Society of B.C. campaign aims to end stigma in Revelstoke

  • Jan 9th, 2018

Glimpses of the Past

From a new engine for the fire brigade in 1893 to spreading avalanche awareness in 1988

  • Jan 8th, 2018

Silverstar ‘promposal’ caught on tape

A Vernon teen enlisted the help of Silverstar to pull off the perfect promposal

Winter Classic Hockey Jamboree wins big for BC Children’s Hospital

This event started four years ago and has taken more momentum every year.

Still time to recycle your Christmas tree

Columbia Shuswap Regional District offers free program through Jan. 15.

Scotties curling fans in Penticton will have shot at new vehicle

Curling fans will be given the opportunity to get behind the wheel of a 2018 Ford Escape

Small businesses recognized in the Okanagan-Shuswap

Valley First recognizes local businesses in the 2017 Fan Choice Awards

  • Jan 3rd, 2018

‘Hoop Master’ to headline performances at Carousel of Nations

World champion hoop dancer Dallas Arcand to perform at celebration of multiculturalism on Feb. 3

Glimpses of the Past

From a New Year’s Day robbery to a New Year’s Eve spent in the hospital after surviving an avalanche

VIDEO: Soaring into the new year

North Okanagan Hot Air Balloon Society takes to the skies New Year’s Day

Silent ski

Numbers were down due to road conditions, but it was a lovely Lantern Ski at Larch Hills Thursday.

  • Dec 29th, 2017

Part III: Saving an Indigenous language by teaching adults and creating an app

A multimedia series with videos and photos from a community Sm’algyax class on B.C.’s North Coast

‘Twas the night before Christmas

Happy Holidays from Santa Claus and Black Press