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Structure fire in Oliver

The Oliver volunteer fire department responded to a fire Sunday morning

The bears and the bees; a honey of a tail

The bears and the bees are proving to be a bad mix for a Penticton family

Missing women rally
  • 8 hours ago
Silver Creek search continues on Day 2
    Backhoe used in search of Silver Creek property
      Search of Silver Creek property continues

        Smoke kicks up on Cawston fire

        The fire near Cawston has been burning since Sept. 27.

        • Oct 6th, 2017

        PIB leading the charge to target illegal dumping in the region

        Penticton Indian Band is urging municipalities for a deeper collaboration to curb illegal dumping

        Grape harvest in full swing

        A look at the growing season this year at Hillside Winery Bistro

        Expect delays on the Coquihalla

        Something you won’t be thankful for — Coquihalla delays

        Fill the Boot to the tune of $4,000

        Members of the Penticton fire fighters local raised over $4,000 for MD

        Victoria woman guilty of first degree murder, sentenced to life in prison

        Jury rejected not criminally responsible defence in Kaela Mehl’s murder trial

        Celebrating the return of sockeye salmon in the South Okanagan

        Interpreters share the story of the sockeye salmons’ journey to the ocean and back

        • Oct 4th, 2017

        Penticton man arrested now facing weapons-related charges

        A man was arrested on weapons charges involving a possible firearm

        Firefighter trying to help woman witnesses her fall

        The firefighter who saw a woman fall undergoes critical incident stress debriefing.

        Police pursuit leads to multiple charges

        Three people were arrested and two charged in connection with a police pursuit.

        RDOS programs to help agricultural properties dispose of waste materials

        Regional District Okanagan Similkameen is offering subsidized chipping fees and zero tipping fees

        Thousands attend the annual Festival of the Grape in Oliver

        Plenty of fun and good times at the Festival of the Grape once again.

        Woman believed to have suffered serious injuries after fall

        A woman fell about 20 feet into a laneway on the Real Canadian Superstore property Sunday.

        Watery fun for Huck Finn racers in Penticton

        Cubs and Scouts from Penticton and Summerland took part in the annual Huck Finn raft race.

        Turkey turd spontaneously combusts

        Keremeos Volunteer Fire Department spent five hours fighting a turkey manure fire Friday.

        • Sep 30th, 2017

        Cawston wildfire holds at three hectares

        Skies around Cawston are expected to be a bit smokey as firefighters continue work.