John Arendt

COLUMN: Enjoy the bounty of summer fun food

Oh summer...what a glorious time of year. We look forward to it, wait for it, some of us even count down the days.

COLUMN: B.C.’s summer wildfire seasons are not normal

The frequency and size of wildfires in the past 15 to 20 years should be cause for concern

Tourism businesses slow during wildfire season

Summerland wineries, visitor centre affected as tourists ask questions about vacations

Fire ecologist advocates prescribed burns

Change in forest management needed to reduce number and size of wildfires

VIDEO: Okanagan horseshoe players hooked for life

Summerland club has hosted annual tournament since 1956

EDITORIAL: Responding to a fire season

The fires this year have served as a reminder to be prepared, since wildfires can affect us here

Contractor selected for Summerland dock repair

Docks at Rotary Beach had been damaged during flooding of 2017

Summerland switching to automated garbage system

Homes in community are receiving roll-out bins for automated curbside collection

Evacuation alerts lifted in Summerland

Last alerts from wildfire risk were rescinded July 26 at 10 a.m.

Road in Giant’s Head Mountain Park now closed

Wildfire risk leads to decision to close road to vehicle traffic

Summerland business licenses unpaid six months after due date

Value of unpaid licenses in Summerland comes to a total of $11,213.25

All evacuation alerts north of Summerland rescinded

Properties had been under alert because of wildfire risk

Last evacuation order lifted in Summerland

Property on Garnet Valley Road had been evacuated because of Mount Eneas wildfire

Summerland lifts evacuation orders as wildfire conditions improve

One home still on evacuation order, more on evacuation alert

Wildfire evacuation order rescinded for five properties

Change issued by Regional District of Okanagan Similkameen, but Summerland evacuation order remains

COLUMN: The difficult quest to buy Canadian

Food, clothing, electronics and other items come to us from other countries

LETTER: Proportional representation a fair voting system

The proportional representation system accurately translates votes to seats

Fall street decorating contest introduced

Beautification initiative will be part of Summerland Fall Fair

Golf results

Summerland golfers competed in regular league play

Members appointed to council committees

Summerland council appointed members to municipal boards, commissions and committees