Mark Brett

Penticton teen hit by car while trying to avoid possible drug user in underpass

Penticton teen hit by car while trying to avoid possible drug user in underpass

A local teen was hit by a car after crossing the highway instead going by a possible drug user

Penticton teen hit by car while trying to avoid possible drug user in underpass
It does not appear there were any serious injuries in this three-vehicle accident on Sunset Dr. just before 2 p.m. Sunday. (Laryn Gilmour - Kelowna Capital News)

No injuries in three-vehicle crash

It’s not believed there were any serious injuries as a result of a three-vehicle accident Sunday

It does not appear there were any serious injuries in this three-vehicle accident on Sunset Dr. just before 2 p.m. Sunday. (Laryn Gilmour - Kelowna Capital News)
Four kittens fighting for their lives at Okanagan animal sanctuary

Four kittens fighting for their lives at Okanagan animal sanctuary

Four kittens of a litter of nine found in Salmon Arm are struggling to survive.

Four kittens fighting for their lives at Okanagan animal sanctuary
Sun returns to the Interior

Sun returns to the Interior

Environment Canada is forecasting more sunshine

Sun returns to the Interior
Goat yoga: meditation with a cuddly twist at Okanagan farm

Goat yoga: meditation with a cuddly twist at Okanagan farm

The summer time goat yoga classes resume at Jeff and Cindy Campbell’s Green Mountain Road farm

Goat yoga: meditation with a cuddly twist at Okanagan farm
Video: Okanagan man and his feline cycling companions

Video: Okanagan man and his feline cycling companions

Seann Gentray enjoys taking his feline pets on his cycling trips

Video: Okanagan man and his feline cycling companions
Homeless Okanagan man protesting bylaw amendment at city hall

Homeless Okanagan man protesting bylaw amendment at city hall

A homeless Penticton man is upset about the city’s decision to chain off a section of Nanaimo Square

Homeless Okanagan man protesting bylaw amendment at city hall
Occupants reportedly flee the scene of single vehicle accident in Penticton

Occupants reportedly flee the scene of single vehicle accident in Penticton

Witnesses say two people left the scene of a single-vehicle accident on Upper Bench Road Sunday

Occupants reportedly flee the scene of single vehicle accident in Penticton
Performer Tim Tamashiro is giving away tickets to select groups for his May 29 show at the Venables Theatre in Oliver. (Submitted photo)

Performer hoping to avoid Okanagan show disaster

Performer Tim Tamashiro is giving away tickets to his May 29 show due to slow sales

Performer Tim Tamashiro is giving away tickets to select groups for his May 29 show at the Venables Theatre in Oliver. (Submitted photo)
93rd Okanagan music festival wraps up with gala celebration

93rd Okanagan music festival wraps up with gala celebration

The 2019 Penticton Kiwanis Music Festival finish with gala celebration and awards evening

93rd Okanagan music festival wraps up with gala celebration
Bulls take revenge at South Okanagan rodeo

Bulls take revenge at South Okanagan rodeo

Keremeos Elks Rodeo packs ‘em in for some high flying fun

Bulls take revenge at South Okanagan rodeo
Free training and a job - care aide incentives at Okanagan longterm care centre

Free training and a job – care aide incentives at Okanagan longterm care centre

Haven Hill care facility has received a grant to fund 16 care aide training spaces

Free training and a job - care aide incentives at Okanagan longterm care centre
Tom Sawyer, held by Makena Thompson found his forever home during a previous adoption fair at PetSmart in conjunction with Critteraid. This year’s fair goes Saturday and Sunday at the Penticton location. (Western News file photo)

Friendly South Okanagan felines looking for forever homes

Open house and adoption fair this week to help find homes for Critteraid cats and kittens.

Tom Sawyer, held by Makena Thompson found his forever home during a previous adoption fair at PetSmart in conjunction with Critteraid. This year’s fair goes Saturday and Sunday at the Penticton location. (Western News file photo)
Husband remains in induced coma after alleged Okanagan beach assault

Husband remains in induced coma after alleged Okanagan beach assault

Bradley Eliason remaims in induced coma following assault on Okangan Lake Beach earlier this month

Husband remains in induced coma after alleged Okanagan beach assault
Logan Hunter of the Humboldt Broncos often came to the Okanagan in the summer. He will be remembered with a bursary in his name Wednesday at the South Okanagan Events Centre. (submitted)

Humboldt Broncos players who loved the Okanagan to be honoured Wednesday

Jaxon Joseph and Logan Hunter will have bursaries in their names awarded Wednesday

Logan Hunter of the Humboldt Broncos often came to the Okanagan in the summer. He will be remembered with a bursary in his name Wednesday at the South Okanagan Events Centre. (submitted)
A 21-year-old man is facing four charges in connection with an assault that left a Penticton man with critical injuries. (Western News file photo)

Okanagan man in critical condition after assault at beach

A Penticton man has been charged in relation to the incident

A 21-year-old man is facing four charges in connection with an assault that left a Penticton man with critical injuries. (Western News file photo)
Vaisakhi celebrations a colorful cultural feast in the Okanagan

Vaisakhi celebrations a colorful cultural feast in the Okanagan

The Vaisakhi celebrations were a colorful exhibition of culture.

Vaisakhi celebrations a colorful cultural feast in the Okanagan
Sunshine expected for much of the Okanagan this week

Sunshine expected for much of the Okanagan this week

Environment Canada is predicting clear skies and warm temperatures this week.

Sunshine expected for much of the Okanagan this week
Over 50,000 fry released into the Okanagan River Channel

Over 50,000 fry released into the Okanagan River Channel

Sockeye salmon fry released into the channel to begin their four-year journey to the Pacific

Over 50,000 fry released into the Okanagan River Channel
Serge Corbeil, Air Canada’s Director, Government Relations making the airline’s scheduling change announcement, Thursday in Penticton. (Mark Brett - Western News)

Air Canada grants ‘small concession’ for Okanagan flight schedules

Air Canada announced revised flight schedule to previuosly announced changes

Serge Corbeil, Air Canada’s Director, Government Relations making the airline’s scheduling change announcement, Thursday in Penticton. (Mark Brett - Western News)