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B.C. couple busted for smuggling tobacco at Osoyoos border

Merritt couple will have to pay a fine 50 times that of what would have been the duty owed

Man waving a hammer arrested at Penticton City Hall

Penticton bylaw services assisted in removing the man who was causing a disturbance

Craft beer and comedy event at Baldy Mountain Resort

Baldy Brew HAHA! has B.C. craft beer and comedians on tap

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UBC Innovation Library serves over 1,100 students since 2015
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Mission Group holds ground-breaking ceremony for Brooklyn at Bernard

Okanagan bar warns of dropped calls in the bathroom

If you’re headed out to enjoy some libations make sure you hold on to your phones tight

Premier Horgan visiting the South Okanagan this week

B.C. Premier John Horgan will be in Penticton for a meet and greet

Donate your bottles to the Penticton Pisterolas

The local roller derby needs the community’s help to compete in the 2019 season

100 Homes seeks to add Penticton to federal homelessness strategy

Penticton council provided a letter of support to join Reaching Home: Canada’s Homelessness Strategy

Penticton woman providing meals to homeless issues challenge to city council

Kristine Shepherd wants to see city council at the Easter Monday Night Dinner at Nanaimo Square

Icy roads leads to vehicle ending up in Skaha Lake

Third vehicle in one day that ended up sliding off icy roads into the lake

Interior Health hospitals to serve more made in B.C. food

New initiative by the Ministry of Agriculture to serve more B.C. produced food in hospitals

Canadian travel blog highlights best outdoor activities around Penticton

Hike Bike Travel created a list of different ways to explore the area this spring

Feminine products free of charge in Okanagan Skaha school district

Number of B.C. school districts are announcing the end of coin-operated feminine product dispensers

Two vehicles slide into Okanagan Lake on Highway 97

Truck slides off Highway 97, just north of Penticton, into the lake

Penticton man has wallet with father’s ashes inside go missing

The wallet went missing the evening of March 2 at a Penticton pub

Okanagan Valley referenced as “exciting place to travel to drink wine”

The list, compiled by Matador Network, features seven wine regions to visit in 2019

Kelowna’s Sikhs countering racist acts of vandalism

A Sikh ‘Community Open House’ will be held Thursday

B.C. Indigenous woman appointed to Canada’s gun advisory committee

First Nations and northern voices were both missing in discussions

Jaws loosened on dog control in Cawston and rural Keremeos area

Animal control will only be complaint driven going forward in Areas B and G.

  • Mar 4, 2019

UBCO students create co-housing project in Kelowna

They say it’s the evolution of sustainable housing in the Okanagan

  • Mar 2, 2019

Penticton Vees pay a special visit to one of their fans

Vees super fan Evan Samoyloff will be leaving to receive treatment in Vancouver

  • Mar 1, 2019