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  • Mar 18, 2017

QUIZ: A celebration of dogs

These are the dog days of summer. How much do you know about dogs?

Bench plaque recognizes former Summerland firefighter

Volunteers with fire department set up plaque in honour of Richard Estabrooks

Peachland gives local hairdresser a warm welcome back

Carly Thomas said she’s grateful to be back working with friends and family

Mini prom celebrates 13 Lake Country grads

Grad’s sister marks occasion with small prom for close friends from quarantine Class of 2020 amid COVID-19

Kelowna’s 45th annual Civic and Community Awards winners

Awards were handed out virtually to those who helped shine a positive light on the city in 2019

  • Jul 3, 2020
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The Kelowna Capital News team plants a tree for Earth Day
Cougar caught on camera in Lake Country
Snow blankets Kelowna
Caught in camera: Bear hangs out in tree in Trail

AlleyCats desperate to re-home three cats

The non-profit is looking for a forever home for three special cats

In photos and video: Colourful Canada Day parade rolls through Sicamous

Patriotic procession allows community to celebrate together while maintaining distance

North Okanagan man gives back for Canada Day

Food packages given away to those living on the streets in Vernon

Fond farewell to retiring North Okanagan teachers

Special socially-distant ceremony thanks St. James teachers

QUIZ: Put your knowledge of Canada to the test

How much do you know about our country?

Barclay’s ranch is site of present-day Summerland

Property was purchased by Sir Thomas Shaughnessy in 1902

Summerland railway bridge was constructed in 1913

False-work tower had to be constructed twice

VIDEO: Summerland grads receive diplomas

Watch the complete video coverage of Summerland Secondary School’s 2020 graduation ceremonies

VIDEO: Graduating students parade through Summerland

Annual parade takes different form due to COVID-19 restrictions

Summerland resident marks 105th birthday

Ellie Pattison, a resident of Summerland Seniors Village, celebrated her birthday on June 24

North Okanagan has a long history of flooding

Museum photo from 1948 shows Swan Lake flood

A look back at Kelowna’s past

Check out this historic photo of Kelowna from the early 1900s

  • Jun 25, 2020

Kelowna couple cycles to fight blindness

Jim and Pauline Marshall continue to inspire the community