Summerland Review

Large item collection events cancelled in Regional District of Okanagan Similkameen

Concerns about spread of COVID-19 led to decision to cancel collection events

  • Apr 3, 2020

 

Organizers hoping to hold Summerland Fall Fair

COVID-19 pandemic may result in changes to agricultural celebration

 

Summerland Action Festival cancelled

COVID-19 pandemic leads to decision to stop large outdoor event

 

Summerland business leaders plan for economic recovery

Change in tone noted as COVID-19 pandemic continues

COVID-19 expected to affect Summerland finances

Council will discuss effects of pandemic during April 14 meeting

Orchardists face challenges from COVID-19 pandemic

Physical distancing and availability of workers will affect fruit growing operations and harvest

COLUMN: Responding with the Canadian Emergency Wage Subsidy

Support available for businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic

  • Apr 1, 2020

LETTER: Flights from infected countries should be banned

There is no excuse to allow those from infected countries to keep coming to B.C.

  • Apr 1, 2020

Okanagan Skaha School Board does not anticipate closures

School district budget tight as a result of declining enrolment

Playgrounds remain closed in South Okanagan and Similkameen

Communities, school districts and Regional District of Okanagan Similkameen have all shut facilities

Solar panels installed at Summerland’s municipal hall

Power from energy project expected to provide five per cent of building's power use

Summerland’s April 1 snow measurements above normal

Measurements taken at Summerland Reservoir and Isintok Lake

COLUMN: Summerland council taking stock of its finances in wake of COVID-19

Municipality must examine effect of pandemic on budget items

  • Mar 31, 2020

LETTER: Thanks to those providing essential services

Regional District of Okanagan Similkameen board chair recognizes efforts and dedication

  • Mar 31, 2020

Summerland beverage producers feel effects of COVID-19

Tasting rooms closed as pandemic continues

Summerland Earth Week events affected by COVID-19

Individual focus rather than group activities during pandemic

COLUMN: Plenty of online reading options

Libraries are closed due to COVID-19 but downloads are available through Okanagan Regional Library

  • Mar 30, 2020

Summerland care facility orders reusable masks

Okanagan Valley quilters ready to produce cloth masks if needed

Summerland skeletons carry COVID-19 messages

Heather Pescada's skeletons, normally displayed at Halloween, are appearing on Facebook and Instagram

Stay away from landfills, Regional District of Okanagan Similkameen urges

Residents urged to use curbside collection services, stockpile recyclables during COVID-19 pandemic

  • Mar 28, 2020