New home for medical students at Penticton Regional Hospital

!This manafucturing housing unit was carefully lowered into place next to Penticton Regional Hospital on Saturday. The six-bedroom facility will be used to house visiting medical students and locum physicians. Funding was provided from the estate of Lloyd and Lota Jobling through the South Okanagan Similkameen Medical Foundation. - Submitted photo
  • updated Feb 28, 2015 at 8:01 PM

A new factory-built modular student housing facility was placed on site Saturday, Feb. 28 near the hospital’s psychiatric unit.

Sports

Ramsey the overtime hero for Vees against Salmon Arm

  • posted Feb 28, 2015 at 11:00 PM

Penticton ends season with six straight wins after overtime victory against Salmon Arm

Opinion

HIGHS AND LOWS: Spring is in the air

  • updated Feb 28, 2015 at 7:57 PM

Many decide Spring is a good time to tackle addictive behaviours which people inevitably discover is more challenging than expected.

News

Two vehicle accident in Penticton

  • posted Feb 28, 2015 at 1:00 PM

On Saturday, Feb. 28 around 9:30 a.m. a motor vehicle accident occurred at Government Street and Okanagan Avenue East.

Sports

Zerter-Gossage leads Vees past Vipers

  • updated Feb 28, 2015 at 1:07 AM

The Penticton Vees dominated their season series with the Vipers winning six of seven games

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