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Simpcw host First Fish ceremony at Raft River

Event at Raft River viewing platform includes sharing food and knowledge

  • Sep 10th, 2017

Take-Home Naloxone Program marks fifth year; stigma reduction next hurdle

Provincial Health Services Authority / Ministry of Mental Health and Addictions

  • Sep 10th, 2017

Osprey rescued after falling out of nest in Cowichan Bay

Young bird fell from nest

  • Sep 8th, 2017

Buckerfields commits to “living wage” for employees

Duncan-based company said it was the right thing to do

Vernon takes on the One Bag Challenge
  • 12 hours ago


Penticton hospital construction on time, on budget


    Learning from their elders


      Blast from the past: Southern Interior featured in 1930s film


        Recall of tainted pineapple products expanded in BC

        The ongoing investigation into hepatitis A virus found in Western Family brand, or unbranded, products has been expanded.

        Fifty-plus cats surrendered to Victoria BC SPCA from single home

        It will cost tens of thousands to rehabilitate the animals

        North Thompson residents urged to conserve water

        Water users asked to reduce water consumption by 30 per cent

        • Aug 31st, 2017

        Andrew Scheer talks cabinet shuffle, NAFTA at Naramata event

        The federal leader of the opposition spoke at an event at a Naramata winery Monday evening

        BC Ferries reports record-breaking traffic for first quarter

        Vehicle traffic was the highest it’s ever been, and passenger traffic is the highest it’s been in over 20 years for the months of April, May and June.

        Three new judges appointed in B.C., two senior judges reappointed

        Senior judges will serve B.C.-wide, new judges head to Penticton, Kelowna and Kamloops

        B.C. highway sees snow in summer

        Weeks of hot and dry weather ended by a hailstorm in Little Fort

        Meeting examines Geopark proposal

        What is a Geopark and would one be a good thing for the North Thompson Valley?