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The Adams River migration

Oct 23, 2018 / 9:26 am

There is no shortage of amazing photographers in the North Okanagan. Castanet is fortunate to have many of them as readers of our site. Every so often those...

New mayor in Salmon Arm

Oct 20, 2018 / 10:40 pm

The City of Salmon Arms has a new mayor. Alan Harrison won out over incumbent Nancy Cooper to become the mayor-elect in Salmon Arm. Mayor Alan R Harrison...

Electric car option en route

Oct 19, 2018 / 9:59 am

The Columbia Shuswap Regional District is helping to spark the purchase of an electric vehicle which will help provide free door-to-door transportation for...

Firefighter training for teens

Oct 18, 2018 / 7:00 pm

The Columbia Shuswap Regional District is moving ahead with plans to establish a Regional Junior Firefighter Program. The program is designed to give youth,...

Sockeye by the thousands

Oct 17, 2018 / 5:00 am

In a scene that has played out for countless centuries, thousands of sockeye salmon are making their way from the Pacific Ocean to spawning grounds deep in the...

60 years of healing

Oct 16, 2018 / 9:16 pm

Shuswap Lake General Hospital has been serving the community six decades. Staff and physicians gathered in the cafeteria of SLGH Tuesday for a celebratory tea...