Children’s best friend

Autism Support Dogs to be TV charity Feb. 12-13.

Gearing up for gardening season

Enderby and District Garden Club holds its annual plant and manure sale Saturday, May 5.

Biglow wins top prize for video game creation

Qualicum Beach student is a multi-media wizard with a bright future

Kitchen Wit & Wisdom: Building Christmas memories

Gingerbread houses, cookie decorating are activities that are fun for the whole family and help create memories for a lifetime

Burnett: Return of the northern flicker another sign of spring

On Sunday, I woke up early as usual and decided this was the day to take my coffee out to my putting green for the first time this year.

  • Mar 6th, 2012

TAKE US WITH YOU: Going to the zoo

Kaeden and Evan Platt (along with Mom and Dad) recently enjoyed the world famous Zoo, Seaworld

  • Apr 3rd, 2012

Society is blazing trails to outdoor enjoyment

The Nakusp and Area Community Trails Society (Nakusp ACTS!) wants to help get you out into the fresh air.

from Jude’s Kitchen: winter fruits

Enjoy the local fruit that knows no season, because it's stored well, is frozen or dried—until the new fruit is available—soon.

Photographing bighorn sheep in Kamloops

The day was a clear, freezing minus-12° degrees; nevertheless, my wife, Linda, and I bundled up to photograph the wandering bighorn sheep near Kamloops. I had heard they were currently located near the low, sage-covered foothills at Cinnamon Ridge, off Ord Road in North Kamloops.

  • Jan 24th, 2011

The message of the Bible still and always will remain constant

Not long ago I heard a comment from someone about the Bible.

Volunteer: Ideas about where to volunteer this fall

Local activities are made possible because people just like you believe in a cause and give their time to make it happen.

NOTRA leads the way

North Okanagan Therapeutic Riding Association provides riding opportunities for children and adults with disabilities

Of Prime Interest: Don’t lose sight of long-term needs

Our needs today will be different from our needs down the road.

  • Sep 28th, 2013

Tales from the pantry…

  • Feb 7th, 2011

MARS MOMENT: What makes the heron great?

They are very visible along the shorelines of the Comox Valley and the Campbell River area

  • Apr 30th, 2013