Local Business

Fire one-third contained, but crews very concerned about the weekend

High winds could force firefighters off the line

  • Jul 14th, 2017

UPDATE: Princeton wildfire hits 200 hectares

Properties along Highway 5A are being evacuated due to the wildfire

UPDATE: Homes evacuated north of Princeton

Properties in the Summers Creek Road and Dry Lake area are being evacuated

New downtown Kelowna hotel unveiled
    High Road: Coffee and chocolate
      New casino opens its doors

        House afire on Old Hedley Road

        House afire on Old Hedley Road

        Forum connects immigrant job seekers and employers

        CONNECT 2017 event will to help build the labour force in sectors in need of employees

        • Jun 13th, 2017

        Local breweries win national awards

        Craft brewers in the Okanagan win at Canadian Brewing Awards

        • Jun 2nd, 2017

        Western News partners with 2018 Scotties Tournament of Hearts

        Curling Canada announced the Penticton Western News as a Media Partner

        • Jun 2nd, 2017

        Cherry Lane moving Urban Dollar to expand food court

        Three new restaurant spots are part of wider renovations in the food court area

        Spring release party in Okanagan Falls

        Great food, great views and a new release of wines are the menu in Okanagan Falls

        • May 19th, 2017

        CoWork hosts learning session with Google partner

        Next learning session at CoWork Penticton hosted by Google partner and SEO specialist Stephen Noton

        • May 11th, 2017

        Budget surplus hits $2.24 billion, but B.C. braces for schools settlement

        Finance minister Mike de Jong won't say how much of a hit is expected from teachers' court win

        Higher home values ring in 2017

        B.c. property assessments are out, showing jump in Okanagan, South Vancouver Island and Metro Vancouver

        Okanagan breweries the toast of B.C. Beer Awards

        Okanagan breweries, including two in Penticton, were tapped for medals at the B.C. Beer Awards and Festival.

        This isn’t your childhood apple juice

        SunRype has unleashed its new ‘premium craft cider’

        New ownership at Apex Mountain Resort

        Apex Mountain Resorts Partnership Ltd. has purchased all the outstanding shares of the resort

        • May 2nd, 2017