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Village of Keremeos requests additional police officers, calls current service unacceptable

It’s a small community but some residents are saying the Village of Keremeos in the Similkameen Valley has a big problem when it comes to policing. 408 more words


New seniors affordable housing complexes coming to south Okanagan

Two south Okanagan communities will each soon have new affordable housing complexes for seniors.

Liberal MLA Linda Larson made the first of two announcements in Okanagan Falls Wednesday morning. 117 more words


Keremeos man who lost his licence frustrated with mandatory testing for the elderly

A Keremeos man who lost his driver’s licence feels he’s been stripped of his independence since losing it. And while RoadSafetyBC is defending its mandatory testing for the elderly, a national advocacy group is speaking out to support those like Richard Schmidt. 359 more words


Parker: Blush Lane Organic Market a fresh face in Bridgeland

Sellers of produce talk about the importance of freshness. At Blush Lane Organic Market, you can smell it when walking into the new store on the north side of the Meredith Block at the bottom of Edmonton Trail N.E. 660 more words

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Nonna's super secret tomato sauce recipe and the trip to Keremeos …(Rotten Tomatoes gives it a 5 out 5)

Top down to take advantage of the sun on the first day of fall, The Handyman and I head out from Naramata past Almost a Ranch, Foggy Mountain Ranch, Cedar Creek Ranch and the infamous Crazy Zach’s junk/antique on the way to the “Fruit Stand Capital of Canada” on our annual pilgrimage to bring home some summer to store for greyer days ahead. 600 more words

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Weather pushes grape harvest forward

KEREMEOS — After a blazing hot start to spring in B.C.’s Southern Interior, many are feeling the effects of a slower, cooler summer.

None more than in the Similkameen Valley, where the weather helped vineyards grow at a rapid pace, pushing the grape harvest forward almost an entire month. 222 more words


5 rural interior communities to welcome new doctors

Internationally-trained physicians will soon start work in five communities in the B.C. interior as part of a provincial program to provide better primary health care in rural areas. 228 more words