Jordyn Thomson

Funding allocated to finish KVR Trail in Kaleden

The RDOS has voted to allott over $30,000 to see that portion of the trail completed

Gingras is turning in her leash with animal control

After 28 years, the ACO is leaving her position with Penticton/Summerland Animal Control

50-site RV park proposed for Okanagan Falls

An applicant has requested the property area be rezoned to Commerical Tourist instead of Industrial

Over 60 cats and kittens surrendered to the South Okanagan-Similkameen SPCA

The surrender is part of an ongoing animal cruelty investigation with BC SPCA Special Constable

South Okanagan Indo-Canadian pledge for hospital expansion recieves large boost

Jaswinder Garib has donated $30,000 to the $500,000 pledge

Upcoming Pecha Kucha to offer “fresh perspectives” during Sept. 27 session

The next instalment of the speaker series will cover relevant Penticton issues

Canoes and paddlers set sail for Salmon Feast

Four canoes left Skaha Marina for the Okanagan Nation Salmon Feast in OK Falls

Former Cops For Kids cyclist in Penticton now receiving their help

RCMP Officer Christina Palmer used to participate in the ride, now it helps care for her daughter

Santa to return to South Okanagan for toy run

Riders and Santa will be trekking throughout the area collecting toy donations

20 mussel-fouled watercraft prevented from entering B.C. this summer

79 tickets, 44 warnings issued to those who failed to stop at inspection stations

Weekly speaker series at Okanagan College Penticton Campus promotes lifelong learning

Donation by admission for each talk, proceeds to help students in need

Residents invited for “Coffee with a Cop” on Sept. 17

Meet local RCMP officers at the Osoyoos McDonald’s from 10 a.m. until noon

Yoga and understanding two key elements of Penticton Recovery Day

The first annual event was held in Gyro Park on Sept. 8

Smooth sailing for day one of Penticton Dragon Boat Festival

The nice weather and clear skies made for a favourable day of competition on Skaha Lake

Ikeda delegate makes generous donation to SORCO

The centre helps rehabilitate injured owls to help keep the ecosystem healthy

Teams prepare for one of B.C.’s largest dragon boat competitions

The festival takes place in Penticton on Sept. 8 and 9

Myths and facts about fighting B.C. wildfires

In the era of TV, movies and social media, firefighting sees many portrayals

South Okanagan family still reeling from son’s overdose death

Lezard and Ward are still reeling after their son, Aaron, overdosed from fentanyl