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Consultant’s ‘duplication’ means museum exterior repairs are now $100K less than previously thought

Repairs and renos to the outside of the Peachland Museum is $100,000 less - as of now, because of a “duplication in mark up and contingencies” by a District consultant. On Tuesday, councillors will be discussing this revised $767,500...

A Peachland family’s Father’s Day weekend tradition..

It’s a Father’s Day weekend tradition that for this Peachland family, brings awareness of ALS - while they remember a loving husband and dad. Garry Grigg’s wife, Aline says taking part in the annual Walk to End ALS - which is again...

How much did the Mayor, Councillors and District staff make in 2020?

It’s that time of year - when we find out how much our elected officials and municipal employees get. Remuneration, as you know, reflects total compensation - salary, plus overtime pay and other financial benefits. According to the...

Looks like another movie will be filmed here in Peachland..

Just got a press release - I'll just copy and paste it here for you: Studio 104 Entertainment Inc will be in Peachland for a movie shoot next week. The movie is a coming of age story of a young indigenous girl who moves to small town...

Change on the menu at Swim Bay concession this summer

District staff say that because the longtime operator recently told them she’s unable to follow through with the contract, they need to find someone to run the Swim Bay concession - and maybe it could be a local community group? “As the summer season is only weeks...

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Peachland Museum

Peachland Museum

Local historian Richard Smith was kind enough to send me some cool 'did you knows' about Peachland, and he's going to share what he knows right here, in his own words...

Peachland Wellness Centre

Peachland Wellness Centre

Here's what's new at the Peachland Wellness Centre: About 800 people got a shot in the arm - a COVID vaccine shot, that is, during the mobile vaccination clinic planned...

Peachland Ambassadors

Peachland Ambassadors

Recently the Ambassadors were treated to a walking history tour! Hunter, Dae-Lillee and Sorsha have been busy learning about our town long ago, thanks to volunteers...

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