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Vancouver Island home to one of Canada’s largest private skateboard collections

Eric Pinto owns hundreds of boards, spanning multiple decades

First baby in Houston

Thanks to a proud aunt, Houston’s first baby of 2020 has been…

  • Jan 22, 2020

VIDEO: Missing cat reunited with Vancouver Island family after three months

‘It was like one day she was there, the next day she was gone,’ said owner

Pinterest night in Houston

The Houston Public Library held a two night basic cake decorating class.…

  • Jan 15, 2020

Frosty the cowboy

Frosty the cowboy is all dolled up wearing a cowboy hat. Last…

  • Jan 8, 2020

Okanagan city goes bananas for truck spotted with fake gorilla in back

This giant gorilla has been spotted gallivanting around town

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17 surrendered husky puppies available for adoption from Okanagan BC SPCA

The puppies were surrendered to the BC SPCA on Christmas Eve

Food bank donation in Houston

Reitsma’s Home Hardware’s table groaned under the weight of donations made towards…

Amazing effort by Twain Sullivan Elementary kids

Twain Sullivan Elementary school presented the proceeds of their Christmas Craft Fair…

  • Jan 1, 2020

Gingerbread house contest

The Houston Library held a ginerbread house contest over the Christmas season…

  • Jan 1, 2020

B.C. couple donates thousands to charity from their Harry Potter-themed Christmas house

Uniquely decorated house attracted more than 2,000 Potterheads in one weekend for a good cause

Turkey by the bowl full for everyone

Love by the Bowl staff will be cooking up a storm with…

  • Dec 25, 2019

Houston secondary school christmas tree

Cindy O’Halligan has been decorating Houston Secondary School’s Christmas tree and lobby…

Houston Legion auxiliary hosts annual hot turkey dinner

It was a hot turkey dinner with all the fixings on offer…

Half of shoppers say they have no holiday spending budget

B.C. consumers surveyed estimate they will spend $921 this season

Forced out for being gay, Mountie’s legacy ‘not the end of his story’

Journal project of Surrey RCMP Cpl. Elenore Sturko aims to commemorate her great uncle’s service

Houston looking festive

Many Houston residents have gone all out and decorated their homes. (Angelique…

  • Dec 4, 2019

Houston seniors luncheon

It was a full house at the Houston Senior Centre as the…

  • Dec 4, 2019

Getting their child back from a ‘deep hole’

After Makena suffered 100 seizures, surgery became a ‘high point’ for these parents

  • Dec 2, 2019