John Arendt

Summerland thrift stores cope with junk donations

Worn, filthy and damaged items brought to donation bins

Summerland Health Care Auxiliary completes hospital donation pledge early

$1M contribution to medical equipment campaign completed half a year earlier than expected

Summerland ready for dry summer conditions

Province has declared Level Two drought, but Summerland has not increased watering restrictions

Summerland Community Policing asks for volunteers

Members conduct patrols and assist with speed watch checks

Development permit approved for Summerland lakefront project

Project has two six-storey residential buildings and a mixed-use commercial and residential building

Summerland to enter 25-year lease agreement with youth centre

Facility has been in place since early 1990s

FortisBC holds open houses on energy efficiency

Sessions will be held in Oliver and Osoyoos on Tuesday, June 18

Summerland plumbing company focuses on customer relations

Edgewater Plumbing was started four years ago

Large development affects Summerland building permit statistics

One permit, issued in March, worth more than all others issues so far this year

DriveBC mistakenly posts road closure north of Summerland

Area two kilometres north of Summerland was site of earlier slide, but not during past week

Rock slide closes lane of Highway 97 north of Summerland

Motorists told to expect delays as southbound right lane is closed

Summerland Health Care Auxiliary raises funds for X-ray equipment

The existing X-ray machine is 20 years old and is five years past its expected lifespan

Summerland winery wins gold in France

Silkscarf Winery noted for 2016 Cabernet Sauvignon

COLUMN: Bicycles, shopping carts and perceptions

Cycle tourists are welcomed, while the poor among us are scorned

Rock slide closes lane of Highway 97 north of Summerland

Motorists told to expect delays as southbound right lane is closed.

Obirek says Okanagan mill site remains valuable, with or without Sunniva

Sunniva Inc. is focussing its attention on California, not Canadian operations

Summerland sailing association seeks tenure of waterfront

Docks were damaged during recent flooding of Okanagan Lake

Summerland volunteer firefighters get pay raise

Compensation increase updates earlier rates from 2012

Summerland council considers land use at proposed solar site

Questions raised about whether solar panels are best use for Cartwright Mountain site

Housing provided for women and children fleeing violence in Penticton

Announcement on Friday is part of a provincewide initiative to construct additional housing.