Local News

Penticton Indian Band returns to the polls

The PIB is going to a byelection to fill empty seats on band council

  • Nov 21st, 2017

Fintry Queen still looking for a home

Fintry Queen owner wants the tourist vessel in the Penticton Parks and Rec master plan discussions

Major grant bolsters Penticton doctors research on pain

Local research team is headed by Penticton rheumatologist

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Standing together against violence towards women
    Hundreds of toys for Christmas
      Realtors Food Drive gathers tons of food in Vernon
        Organ recipients say thank-you at KGH

          Summerland business provides cannabidiol products

          Products contain medical benefits of cannabis, but with no psychoactive properties

          Woman pushed after confronting alleged drug users

          Woman approached in “aggressive manner” behind shopping centre.

          Thieves target Okanagan Falls wineries

          Police suspect two thefts from Okanagan Falls wineries may be related

          A second robbery of a Penticton business involving a weapon

          Police say a male pulled a knife on a Wal-Mart security guard Monday

          Freezing rain expected on the Coquihalla

          Wet weather expected to cause issues on B.C. highways

          Restorative Justice helps communities heal

          This week is Restorative Justice Week. Several workshops are planned throughout the region.

          • Nov 20th, 2017

          Biosphere designation boosts national park drive

          Certification outlines conservation as key part of sustainable tourism development

          Share a Smile Telethon hits the mark

          The 38th annual OSNS Child and Youth Development Centre telethon in the books

          Counsellor sees need for treatment centre regulations

          An addictions counsellor sees need for regulations

          Interior Health expands meningococcal precautions in South Okanagan

          Oliver, Osoyoos and Okanagan Falls included in the expanded precautionary immunization measure

          Homeless count returns amid Penticton’s housing crisis

          Volunteers are hitting the streets this week to find solid data on Penticton’s homeless population

          OSNS #SmileWithOtis making the rounds in Penticton

          The 38th annual Shaw Share a Smile Telethon in support of OSNS is Saturday

          Penticton treatment centre owner says she plans to raise the bar in care

          Michelle Jansen has been an outspoken advocate for the development of rules

          Suspects in Penticton shooting caught on video

          RCMP released CCTV video of a shooting incident at Fairhaven House

          Pepperoni costs Hedley man $500

          A Hedley man enjoyed a snack and then refused to pay for it - landing him in court

          Railway to run trains on weekend

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

          UPDATED: Hockey fraudster won’t skate free on time-to-trial rule

          Guilty charges stick for man who committed fraud against Okanagan hockey parents