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Brody Thomsen earns Rotary student of the month honours

A Grade 10 student at Pen Hi has earned the honour of Rotary Club student of the month

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  • Dec 1st, 2017

Board warms up to the task of running Cover with Kindness

Real estate board on board with taking over operation of Cover with Kindness

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What's happening with Anna and Matthew
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Community Calendar with Anna Zeitner
What's happening with Anna and Matthew

Competitors named for Canadian Culinary Championships

Canadian Culinary Championships announce finale competitors

GivingTuesday: Global day of giving Nov. 28

The event follows Black Friday and Cyber Monday

  • Nov 26th, 2017

Honorary king and queen for a day crowned

Young king and queen were selected to ride on the Penticton Peach Fest float in the Christmas parade

The bells are ringing in Penticton

Christmas Kettle campaign aiming to beat $100,000 goal

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  • Nov 24th, 2017

Penticton man fights to stay in Canada, keep life-saving health care

If Kris Reyes is denied permanent residency, the cost of his dialysis would run too high to keep up

South Okanagan Immigrant and Community Service grand opening

Opening of new facility in Penticton takes place on Thursday, Nov. 23

Revelstoke silversmith receives thank-you letter from 24 Sussex Drive

Arleigh Garratt’s snowflake earrings were gifted to Sophie Grégoire Trudeau during July visit

Tattooing couple opens new shop in Lake Country

Cody and Fabiana Philpott opened NSI Tattoo in August

Presentation examines effects of screen time

Children and youths spend 8½ hours a day in front of screens; adults use screens 10½ hours a day

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  • Nov 17th, 2017

Railway to run trains on weekend

Tickets are selling quickly for Saturday rides on the Kettle Valley Steam Railway

Penticton Toys for Tots to Teens event grows

Event has the goal of ensuring no child or teen goes without this Christmas in Penticton

Vancouver Island woman draws portrait of B.C. fire chief who was swept away by floods

‘I felt their loss, and wanted to reach out to them’ says Harpaul Nandhra.

Honourary royalty to be crowned at Miss Penticton fundraiser

Two lucky children will be crowned honourary Penticton royalty at a family movie fundraiser