South Okanagan wild horse issue will only get worse

!Penticton RCMP vehicles leave the scene of an accident on Highway 97 near Old Airport Road where a young horse had to be dispatched after being struck by a vehicle Friday morning. The matter of the free-roaming animals was once again the topic of discussion at the recent Union of B.C. Municipalities meetings in Whislter last week.  - Mark Brett/Western News
  • updated Sep 30, 2014 at 4:55 PM

West Bench director Michael Brydon says it will be a bad year for feral horses if nothing is done.


Black Press purchases six U.S. newspapers in Washington, Hawaii

  • posted Oct 1, 2014 at 6:00 PM

Through its American subsidiaries, Sound Publishing and Oahu Publications, Black Press has acquired papers in Aberdeen, Westport, Hilo, Kona


Is CUPE running your city hall?

  • posted Oct 1, 2014 at 1:00 PM

Premier Christy Clark forced municipal employee wage increases onto the agenda of the annual UBCM convention


STARGAZING: An eclipse for insomniacs

  • posted Oct 1, 2014 at 10:00 AM

In the early hours of Oct.8, there will be an eclipse of the Moon, but these spectacles are worth seeing.


Health ministers reassure Canadians about Ebola

  • updated Oct 1, 2014 at 10:45 PM

Health ministers meeting in Banff reassure Canadians about Ebola after U.S. case

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