Cougar contained after prowl through Penticton park

!A cougar was seen at Lake Okanagan Park on the morning of May 27, and authorities were quickly dispatched to sedate and relocate the cat.  - Submitted Photo by Brian Yastrenski
  • posted May 28, 2015 at 4:00 PM

A predatory cat that tried to lounge in human territory was subdued by local officials.

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Caution: Hot summer ahead for the South Okanagan

  • posted May 28, 2015 at 4:00 PM

Experts are predicting the weather will exacerbate the upcoming wildfire season in Penticton and the South Okanagan.

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School board votes themselves a pay raise

  • posted May 28, 2015 at 4:00 PM

One trustee said he would rather see money donated than give Okanagan Skaha school board a raise.

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Okanagan Children’s Festival board optimistic for next year

  • posted May 28, 2015 at 4:00 PM

The Okanagan International Children’s Festival had another hiccup in 2015, but the passion to keep the event going is still alive.

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Penticton sisters bring soul to Relay For Life

  • posted May 28, 2015 at 4:00 PM

Everyone has been touched by cancer and Grace Grant of the Soul Sisters is no different.

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