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Kelowna radio hosts aim to get 10,000 items for those in need

B Mack and Karly’s Cold Weather Clothing Drive kicked off Dec. 10, getting cold-weather donations for those in need.

Bobsleigh on display in Summerland

Used sleigh set up in honour of Olympic gold medal athlete Justin Kripps

Revelstoke Community Choir presents Candy Canes & Carols

The Revelstoke Community Choir presented their annual Christmas performance on Sunday and…

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Branching out: learning to ski at Revelstoke Mountain Resort
West Coast kids learn about ocean safety
Eagle Release Cowichan
Five tricks to avoid holiday weight gain

Shuswap girl raises funds in memory of two-year-old who died

Wolter family announces formation of Alice’s Angels bursary in honour of their daughter

Shuswap boy gets Hollywood hockey experience as movie extra

Sicamous youth finds making movies not as glamorous as they might appear to be

  • Dec 8, 2018

Program provides food for Summerland children and families

Penny Lane Pack Program supplies children with food for the weekend

Historic railway bridge receiving upgrade work

Maintenance at Kettle Valley Steam Railway bridge in Summerland to be finished by end of year

Stockings brighten season for Okanagan seniors

Vernon among Okanagan London Drugs stores brightening the holidays for elderly

Travelling duo Mark and Mya back in Revelstoke for the winter

Mark and his white shepherd Mya share their travel experiences on social media

Okanagan teacher uses Instagram to help kids with disabilities get dancing

A Kelowna teacher uses dance to help children with diversabilities

Remote worker recognized with leadership award for women in technology

Based at the Mountain CoLab in Revelstoke, Shannon Foster is a civil engineering technologist

VIDEO: Summerland marks holiday season with 31st annual Festival of Lights

Event attracts thousands of visitors from around the Okanagan Valley

Quaaout/Talking Rock wins national tourism award

Quaaout, near Chase, was created and is owned by the Little Shuswap Lake Indian Band

  • Nov 29, 2018

Plenty of activity in Summerland this weekend

Festival of Lights, Season’s Sparkles, pancake breakfast and Christmas Bazaar all on the schedule

Volunteers recognized with Spirit of Revelstoke awards

The ceremony ran along side the annual volunteer fair

Jeopardy responds to William Shatner tweet about word invented by B.C. 6-year-old

Jeopardy questions from Nov. 20 spur Twitter support for levidrome

Northern B.C. city dealing with its own otter problem

Vanderhoof’s Nechako White Sturgeon Recovery Initiative working to increase fish survival rate

Glimpses of Revelstoke’s past for Nov. 28

125 Years Ago: Kootenay Star, December 2, 1893 W.J. Law, tailor and…

  • Nov 28, 2018

B.C. dog dives to the top of the water test

Morgan the Newfoundland dog from the Shuswap adds underwater rescue to her list of accomplishments