Life

Under smoky skies

Smoke covers the Okanagan Valley, despite signs in Summerland calling for smoke-free public beaches

  • Sep 8th, 2017

Store provides information about medical cannabis

Hemp products, but no cannabis, available at Purple Hemp Co. in Summerland

Order of Canada marking 50-year anniversary

Quintessential Canadian additions to this year’s Order of Canada

Kelowna flourishing thanks to tech boom

New residents and tourists are coming to the Okanagan for a tech boom and dining renaissance

Miss BC competition a ‘catalyst’ for confidence, advocacy

Past winner Tara Teng reflects on her accomplishments as this year’s event approaches

Leadership lessons forged from politics

Book review: On! Achieving Excellence in Leadership

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      Talking Dreads at Salmon Arm Roots and Blues 2017

         

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          VIDEO: Students battle in Pacific Northwest robotics competition

          More than 300 high school students from B.C., Alta., and Washington took part in the VEX Robotics competition

          Veteran makes sure no one forgets

          Horrors of the Second World War remembered

          BC Parks Foundation board begins work

          Fundraising, increased park use part of mandate

          Adults with FASD suffer health problems: survey

          Auto-immune conditions among those found to be more prevalent after pre-birth alcohol exposure

          Black Press papers up for Ma Murray awards

          The awards honour community newspaper excellence across B.C.

          Black Press papers up for Ma Murray awards

          The awards honour community newspaper excellence across B.C.

          Levite Summit in Kelowna opens to the arts

          The non-denominational conference takes place at Kelowna’s Trinity Church March 3 and 4.

          VIDEO: Canadian Oscar hopefuls include Ryan Gosling, Arrival

          Academy Awards on Sunday feature several Canuck contenders

          Seniors embrace aging

          Documentary screenings for The Age Of Love to kick off Okanagan Embrace Aging month.

          • Feb 23rd, 2017

          7 Earth-size worlds found orbiting star; could hold life

          This cluster of planets is 40 light-years away in the constellation Aquarius

          Review: The Okanagan Symphony is hot stuff

          Concert goers were treated to a hot concert this weekend as the Okanagan Symphony Orchestra presented its Latin Fiesta.

          Tom Cochrane’s highway still rolling through this mad, mad world

          Zest for spinning musical stories still powers Canadian songwriting icon as he celebrates his most successful album in 25th anniversary tour

          VIDEO: Sam Roberts Band rocks Kelowna

          Okanagan fans treated to Canadian rocker, whose performance raised over $10,000 for Music Counts

          B.C. increases electric vehicle incentive fund

          Buyers of new plug-in electric vehicles get $5,000 rebate, another $6,000 if they scrap an eligible old car