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This Sunday, Kelsey Serwa at Big White

Welcome our homegrown hero, Kelsey Serwa, back to Big White Ski Resort this Sunday. Join in the Village Centre on Sunday, April 1 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. for your chance to meet Kelsey, snap a phoot and get an autograph from an Olympic Gold Medalist. You'll also have a chance to ski with Kelsey down Serwa's run at 1:45 p.m. Meet at the intersection of Born to Run and Serwa's. Nothing beats a victory lap in Kelsey's honour, down this special run, which was named after Kelsey's grandfather, Cliff Serwa, who co-founded the resort in 1963. Progress 2018 Okanagan...

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Indigenous carving course takes shape at Okanagan College

An internationally renowned master carver and Indigenous artist is setting up shop at Okanagan College this winter to pass on the traditional skills and knowledge he has honed over a 25-year career working with wood. Darren McKenzie is a Cree and Métis artist from Vancouver. Fueled by a desire to inspire the next generation of carvers, he recently worked with the College to develop a new course – Indigenous Wood Sculpting – that will run from March 2-18, at the Kelowna campus. “This course is a bit of a hybrid,” explains McKenzie, who began his career as an illustrator...

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Team BC reaches championship round at 2018 Scotties

Championship round begins in Penticton Team BC has made it to the Championship Pool at the 2018 Scotties held at the South Okanagan Events Centre (SOEC) this week in Penticton. The home province is represented by Nanaimo’s Kesa Van Osch (above), who has sisters Marika at vice-skip and Kalia at second, along with lead Amy Gibson, alternate Rachelle Kallechy and coach Bill Tschirhart. The 2018 Scotties Tournament of Hearts is the first 16-team edition of the Canadian Women’s Curling Championship, and the first that features a Wild Card entry. Following  seven round-robin games within their pool, Team BC is among...

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8,000 to dine around Thompson Okanagan

The British Columbia Restaurant and Foodservices Association is excited to bring back the popular Dine Around 2018, presented by the Wines of British Columbia, January 17 to February 4. More than 50 restaurants throughout the Thompson Okanagan are featuring a three-course menu for $15, $25, $35 or $45 with suggested BC VQA wine pairings, BC craft beer pairings or spirits and cocktail pairings. Guests can visit the participating restaurants and ask for their Dine Around menu, reservations are encouraged as more than 8,000 people are expected to take in the festival. A list of participating restaurants and their menus...

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Penticton to host Wild Card game at 2018 Scotties

Wild Card game set, rest of field confirmed, for 2018 Scotties Tournament of Hearts in Penticton There will be a blend of experience and youth heading to B.C.’s beautiful Okanagan region for the 2018 Scotties Tournament of Hearts, beginning on Jan. 27 at the South Okanagan Events Centre. The field was completed with the conclusion of provincial and territorial championships on the weekend, with 15 teams, including Team Canada’s Michelle Englot of Winnipeg, qualifying for the main round robin. Among the qualifiers was the Jennifer Jones team from Winnipeg; Jones won her eighth Manitoba title on Sunday in Killarney and will...

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