Community

Fundraising initiative created to help during COVID-19

Community Foundation of the South Okanagan Similkameen working with other organizations

WATCH: Vernon couple gets engaged in quarantine

Gold’N Time Jewellery helps write happy ending for couple’s epic pandemic love story

Playground closures well received in Summerland

Decision to close facilities made in attempt to slow spread of COVID-19 pandemic

WATCH: Armstrong girl makes Kids Morning Show amid COVID-19 isolation

Lights, camera, isolation: 9-year-old channels Jimmy Fallon in means to entertain friends, family

Summerland Food Bank still operating during COVID-19

Organization requesting donations of food and money as pandemic continues

Vernon grants up for grabs

Organizations that contribute to the general interest and advantage of the city can apply

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Snow blankets Kelowna
Caught in camera: Bear hangs out in tree in Trail
Bear cub cries for mom in Peachland backyard
Paws for a Cause returns for another year in City Park

Summerland woman observes waxwings in crabapple tree

Flock of around 20 Bohemian waxwings gather in Canyonview area of community

Couple self-isolating at their Summerland farm

Marty and Linda Van Alphen returned from Mexico on March 19

WATCH: Churches turn to technology as COVID-19 rages

Churches livestream services to minimize coronavirus infections

PET OF THE WEEK: Destiny and her brothers want a home together

Three grey cats were rescued from hoarding situation

Armstrong retirement community reflects on self-isolating amid coronavirus

Heaton Place residents see the beauty and renewal in the pause of COVID-19 pandemic

92-year-old Vernon woman crochets 1,000 toques for donation

Daisy Ferguson has been working on the toque project for the past six years

Decorations aplenty to bring cheer in North Okanagan amid COVID-19 pandemic

Armstrong, Vernon residents hang lights, banners, hearts to bring joy to neighbours while social distancing

Summerland music teacher offers online ukulele lessons

COVID-19 pandemic prompts closure of spring break arts camp

Shuswap donkey refuge closed to the public due to COVID-19

Online fundraising efforts especially important with spring fundraiser cancelled

In photos: Okanagan residents celebrate #NationalPuppyDay

Puppies galore! Yesterday we asked for photos of your puppies in commemoration…

Positive notes left around Summerland community

As notices of closures, reduced office hours and other restrictions appear around…

B.C. man holds virtual birthday party with 70 guests

Peter Van Mil of Abbotsford turns 35 and celebrates with Facebook Live video

Vernon woman pens own obituary

Yvonne Messner died March 18 from cancer; wrote obituary about her wonderful life

COVID-19 closes Vernon playgrounds

Extra protections sought for first responders