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Big Surf photo winner

May 4, 2016 / 11:19 am

Chad Edwards is April’s winner in the Big Surf Beer Summer Fun Photo Contest. Chad sent in this great shot simply titled ‘Surfing’. Send in...

Spring on the slopes winner

Mar 25, 2016 / 2:05 pm

John Sanderson is the final winner in our Castanet Spring on the Slopes contest in conjunction with Big White Ski Resort. John’s entry was selected from...

Spring on the slopes winner

Mar 25, 2016 / 12:50 pm

Lori Smith is the third week winner in our Castanet Spring on the Slopes contest in conjunction with Big White Ski Resort. Smith’s entry was selected...

Spring on the slopes winner

Mar 9, 2016 / 2:31 pm

Susan Eaton is the second week winner in our Castanet Spring on the Slopes contest in conjunction with Big White Ski Resort. Eaton is excited to hit the slopes...

Spring on the slopes

Mar 4, 2016 / 4:38 pm

Sean Jager is the first week’s winner of our Spring on the Slopes contest in conjunction with Big White Ski Resort. Sean’s entry was selected from...

We've got crosswords

Feb 25, 2016 / 2:46 pm

1 Across: Your favourite news and entertainment website. In answer to reader requests for puzzles at Castanet, we've added a new daily crossword feature....

Castanet Vernon winner

Feb 23, 2016 / 4:14 pm

Castanet Vernon is giving away $100 each week to a lucky winner. All you have to do is post a listing in our classifieds section. We will randomly select one...

Follow your favourite stars

Feb 5, 2016 / 10:45 am

With Castanet's new ShowBiz page you can stay up to date with all your favourite musicians and Hollywood stars with the click of a button. You will also...

We see everything

Feb 4, 2016 / 10:30 am

If you want webcams, we have them. In fact, we have more than ever, and they are free and simple for you to access. To access, just click on the community...

Photo sharing made easy

Feb 3, 2016 / 10:30 am

Don't miss our updated photo gallery section now found through the community button at the top of any page, or by scrolling down to the bottom of the home...

Just scroll down for more

Feb 2, 2016 / 10:30 am

Don't forget to scroll down on the Castanet home page for more great content. Just below the fold you will find links to the most recent local stories, our...

Find fun stuff to do

Feb 1, 2016 / 10:30 am

Castanet's new event listings have been simplified to make sure you spend less time searching for something fun to do and more time actually doing it....

New classified search

Jan 29, 2016 / 10:30 am

Our classified search engine has been upgraded to help make your searches less tedious and more efficient. Searches are now based on relevance and not keywords,...

Our new menu categories

Jan 28, 2016 / 10:30 am

We have added three new menu categories to our new masthead at the top of the Castanet home page. We now have buttons for the BC, Canada and world sections of...

New masthead tutorial

Jan 27, 2016 / 10:30 am

You may have noticed a few things have changed on Castanet to help make room for more content and to help make your browsing easier and more enjoyable. Our new...

More headlines, more news

Dec 8, 2015 / 2:34 pm

We’re listening. Since launching our new site look, Castanet’s programmers have been tinkering behind the scenes to bring you more of what you want....

Check out our new look

Oct 22, 2015 / 3:03 pm

We've had some work done. Times are changing at Castanet, and we're growing to serve you better. We've rolled out a new look in a soft launch...

15 years in the making

Oct 19, 2015 / 10:20 am

We've had work done It took 15 years to get here - and Castanet was beginning to show her age. Time for a facelift. Cluttered pages? Toast. Orphaned...

LG G3 contest winner

Sep 25, 2015 / 3:41 pm

Castanet General Manager Chris Kearney and Sebastiaan Pynappels of Kelowna Cell Repair present Erica with a new LG G3. ...

June's Big Surf photo winner

Jul 3, 2015 / 11:48 am

Jolene VanBolhuis is June’s winner in the Big Surf Beer summer fun photo contest. VanBolhuis sent in this great shot titled ‘Beautiful Day on Wood...