How to do it with dahlias: Brian Minter

It is just about time to begin planting dahlias out in the garden, says Master Gardener Brian Minter

  • Apr 29, 2017

Sara Kate Smith goes to Washington

Yellowhead 4-H member, Sara Kate Smith, shares her recent experiences in Washington, DC

Sisters have a heart for fundraising

Naomi and Sarah Watson take jumping rope to a whole new level

Museum at Campbell River offers historic boat tours to Desolation Sound

Considered one of the West Coast’s premier cruising destinations

  • Apr 28, 2017

Ready to Unplug and Play

It’s time for old-fashioned fun at the Vernon Museum with Grandma’s Toy Box

North Island’s treacherous water highway

By Erika Anderson

  • Apr 28, 2017

Stork Report

Babies born to parents in the North Okanagan between April 13 to 20

  • Apr 28, 2017

Chasing The Dream with Caleb Brown – April 27

Looking out my north facing window from my living room, I have a perfect view of Mt. Hosmer. I often find myself looking out, remembering the good times I had on that mountain with my friend Connor. He grew up on Bryant Rd. so we spent many days exploring the back roads and the forests below the peak.

  • Apr 27, 2017

Ready to explore ‘New World’ Cabernet Sauvignon wines?

Cabernet Sauvignon is the most widely-grown grape in the New World And wherever it is grown, it manages to turn out very tasty red wines.

  • Apr 27, 2017

New summer market coming to Willow Point

Friday nights, Saturdays and Sundays every other weekend starting in June at Sunrise Square

CANADA 150: Jowsey’s has been an Alberni Valley fixture for 70 years

Three generations of Jowseys have kept the furniture store going on Johnston Road

  • Apr 27, 2017

Confederation top story on July 1, 1867

Thanks to the “Almighty Disposer of Events,” Canada became a nation 150 years ago on July 1, 1967.

The family that cooks together could win money together

B.C.-wide contest looks for three minute videos of families cooking together

Cedric Awards deadline extended for senior writers

Senior writers are getting an extra month to submit their work

What lies beneath

West coast’s Peter Mieras leads the way for marine conservation

  • Apr 26, 2017

LIV: Coffee With…John Mayba

Mayba wears many volunteer hats in the Alberni Valley

Spring brings used cameras out for sale

Making Pictures With Professional Photographer John Enman

Families encouraged to get out and ride

Rides hosted by North Okanagan Coalition for Active Transportation welcome cyclists of all ages

  • Apr 26, 2017

Burns Lake women empowered by writing

Writing has helped them keep memories alive and educate people

LIV: St. Jean’s Cannery thriving with Nuu-chah-nulth owners

The cannery has become the largest cannery and smokehouse in B.C.