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Okanagan-Shuswap weather: Risk of thunderstorms forecast for much of the region

Dark clouds are bringing rain and possibly thunder and lightning to the Okanagan and Shuswap

South Okanagan – Similkameen swatting hard against mosquitos

Regional District Okanagan-Similkameen is already doing mosquito control.

Foodie Friday: Egg-ceptional chocolate from Penticton chocolatier

Penticton’s Accent Chocolate owners talk chocolate

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Bear runs across Highway 97 near Penticton
Osoyoos wildfire is an estimated 400 hectares
Okanagan Regional Heritage Fair
Okanagan Valley Weekday Weather

Okanagan Ford truck owners warned about rise in thefts

Two reports of two stolen Ford F350 trucks in Oliver over 24 hours

Gerry Dee to host B.C. Hockey Hall of Fame induction in Penticton

Stand-up comedian Gerry Dee will host the 2019 The BC Hockey Hall of Fame induction dinner

Adrenaline Adventure Park back on the table for Penticton Indian Band

Penticton Indian Band council has revived conversation regarding a super park

Valley First supports second annual OHCF Dave Finner Memorial Golf Tournament

Tournament takes place June 28 at the Fairview Mountain Golf Course

  • Apr 5, 2019

Grand Chief Phillip ‘disgusted’ with Trudeau for ejecting Wilson-Raybould from caucus

Former Penticton Indian Band Chief among supporters voicing their disappointment

Want to hear a meteor? Tune into the radio

Okanagan astronomer explains how to hear meteors on the radio

South Okanagan vehicle fire sparks investigation

RCMP are investigating a vehicle fire that occurred early this morning on Osoyoos Indian Band land

African Children’s Choir touring the South Okanagan

Choir will perform in Penticton and Summerland

RDOS residents reminded on how to help reduce mosquito population

The mosquito control program in the Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen has started…

Display to spark conversation about overdoses in Okanagan

Each of the 645 candles represent an overdose death in the community

  • Apr 1, 2019

Three grassfires overnight on Penticton Indian Band land

Penticton Indian Band fire department were busy overnight with multiple grassfires

Okanagan inmate in court again for allegedly sending letter to man he shot

Ronald Teneycke returns to court on failing to comply with a no contact order charge

Wine and Art fundraiser benefits Penticton hospice

Event will be held April 28 at Time Winery

More funding secured for South Okanagan cannabis start-up

The cannabis license applicant has secured three properties in the South Okanagan

Foundry Penticton and Youth Centre host one last fundraiser

Join Poplar Grove Winery and Vanilla Pod Restaurant for a “mix and mingle” style evening April 17

Penticton airport users vent on Air Canada schedule changes

The city said 1,700 people have filled out their survey regarding the loss of the flights