Tara Bowie

Fire in backcountry near Keremeos reaches 400 hectares in size

Two significant fires are burning in the Lower Similkameen, smoke can be seen as far away as Osoyoos

UPDATE: Placer Mountain fire grows to 50 hectares

One fire was extinguished and another reported after lightning came through area

UPDATE: Several fires burning in Lower Similkameen

At least one fire near Keremeos was caused by lightening

Interior Health against needle buyback programs

IH issues formal release stating buyback programs are not feasible

Weird activity happening around Keremeos storage business

Police are asking the public to report anything suspicious around Ambry Self Storage

Unstable ground makes Green Mountain Road home uninhabitable

The home in Area D on Green Mountain Road is threatened by two different landslides

Invasive insects bugging people in Osoyoos

Elm Seed and Tuxedo bugs are infesting homes in Osoyoos

Keremeos RCMP charge two young adults with impaired driving

A 19-year-old Keremeos woman fled from police impaired, rolled vehicle.

Forbidden Fruit cleans up at All-Canadian Wine Championships

Similkameen Independent Winegrowers earn 25 awards at Canadian wine competition

Grilling a Penticton Rotary Ribfest ribber: sauce is still secret

The Rotary Club of Penticton Ribfest, is a four-day foodie affair at Okanagan Lake Park

Fundraiser planned for Cannery businesses impacted by fire

Businesses in Penticton at the Cannery are pulling together to help those impacted by fire

Wind rips through Keremeos, Cawston

Several homes damaged heavily after windstorm rips through Lower Similkameen

Area G director dies suddenly

Elef Christensen, director for Area G, died suddenly outside his home in Hedley on Saturday

Local athletes prepare for BC Summer Games

Twenty-one local young athletes will head to the BC Summer Games next month

Youth addiction centre near Keremeos celebrates one year

Ashnola at the Crossing has been open just over a year

Christensen claims most in expenses, again

For the second year in a row Area G director Elef Christensen claims most in expenses

Rural Oliver cannabis production facility gets go ahead

RDOS directors voted to allow a variance permit for a rural Oliver medical cannabis facility

B.C. Wildfire Service responding to Cawston area fire

A Thursday afternoon thunderstorm is suspected to be the cause of a wildfire near Cawston

RDOS board investigates using Penticton admin building

Regional elected officials voted to have new board look at feasibility of a joint admin building

Penticton Art Gallery auction ranges from the iconic to the obscure

The Penticton Art Gallery is holding it’s largest fundraiser of the year June 28.