Ashley Wadhwani

posted 207 stories to Penticton Western News.
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Country singer Glen Campbell dies at 81

The guitarist from Akansas was known for hits like Rhinestone Cowboy and Wichita Lineman.

  • Aug 8th, 2017 2:30pm

No end in sight for B.C. wildfires, one month since state of emergency declared

Wildfire conditions remained ‘static’ during the long weekend but fires still a concern through August

  • Aug 8th, 2017 9:30am

REPLAY: B.C. this week in video

In case you missed it, here’s a look at replay-worthy highlights from across the province this week

  • Aug 7th, 2017 11:00am

Man fined for allegedly setting off fireworks in Williams Lake

The man was arrested and fined $1,000

  • Aug 5th, 2017 3:30am

111 people died of drug overdose in B.C. in June

Total of 780 lives have been lost to overdoses so far this year, up from 414 at this time last year

  • Aug 4th, 2017 10:00am

First Nations people in B.C. three times more likely to die of overdose

New figures paint a disturbing image of the overdose crisis for First Nations people

  • Aug 3rd, 2017 9:30am

Same-sex marriages rise, as gaybourhoods change

There were nearly 73,000 same-sex couples in 2016 in Canada, about a 61 per cent increase

  • Aug 3rd, 2017 8:00am

BC Liberals announce shadow cabinet

Some former ministers shuffled to new portfolios as Liberals line up their critics

  • Aug 3rd, 2017 2:45am

VIDEO: Clinton-area residents say controlled burn went ‘horribly wrong’

Officials point to a “dramatic and unforecasted shift” in the wind

  • Aug 2nd, 2017 4:30pm

Transport Canada eases drone regulations

Changes include smaller no-fly zones and shorter distances from buildings and people

  • Aug 1st, 2017 5:30pm

More international help on way to fight B.C. wildfires

Crews arrived from the U.S. last weekend, while 108 personnel from Mexico are on their way

  • Aug 1st, 2017 1:50pm

Vancouver, Surrey among most bedbug-infested cities in Canada

Check out the Top 25 list for places with the most troublesome creatures

  • Aug 1st, 2017 10:00am

Evacuation order lifted for 100 Mile House and South Cariboo

The evacuation orders in the area have been downgraded to alerts

  • Jul 22nd, 2017 2:00pm

UNDER EVACUATION: Prince George, Kamloops prepare for long term

Housing, medical care top of list for evacuees with no clear re-entry date in sight

  • Jul 22nd, 2017 9:30am

UNDER EVACUATION: Some stay behind to protect their homes

A look at why those told to leave during an emergency decide to stay inside the evacuation zone

  • Jul 21st, 2017 8:30pm

Mountie caught ‘having a word’ with two pigs

With Williams Lake and 100 Mile House under evacuation, RCMP are getting acquainted with livestock

  • Jul 21st, 2017 10:45am

Canadian Armed Forces on way to Williams Lake

The members will be assisting at checkpoints and supporting RCMP on the ground in Williams Lake

  • Jul 21st, 2017 10:30am

Welfare, disability rates to see $100 boost

New rates are $1,133 for a person receiving disability assistance, $710 for income assistance

  • Jul 20th, 2017 1:00pm

UNDER EVACUATION: Couple leaves fate of home in Mother Nature’s hands

Kind gestures help soften the anxiety as evacuees play the waiting game for updates on fire growth

  • Jul 20th, 2017 12:00pm

It’s raining in Williams Lake, but not for long

Emergency personnel are getting some short-term relief as rain falls in Williams Lake

  • Jul 20th, 2017 11:15am