Dan Walton

posted 269 stories to Penticton Western News.
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Parents ask school district to take Parkway off school closure list

Angela Browett most worried about the major adjustment her six-year-old daughter with autism will have to make.

  • Dec 8th, 2015 6:00pm

Dry socks go a long way over holiday season

Nine years ago, on an usually cold Christmas Day two Penticton women came up with a heart and foot-warming idea.

  • Dec 8th, 2015 4:00pm

Legacy of local pioneer

Richter recognized that the success of his farm would depend upon a healthy relationship with nearby aboriginal communities

  • Dec 8th, 2015 2:00pm

Douce on the loose in Penticton

"We’re not starchy. We get out there with the crowd. It’s going to be an intimate night come Saturday.”

  • Dec 8th, 2015 7:00am

Dream Festival returns with lucidity

The festival is booked in the same venue as last year at the Penticton Trade and Convention Centre

  • Dec 4th, 2015 9:00am

Okanagan artists win in New York City

Two South Okanagan artists made a big splash at a film festival in New York City last month

  • Dec 4th, 2015 5:00am

Coyote taking on the Mule

“The little mistakes we make on (The Wind) are embraced. That’s how it goes when you play live.”

  • Dec 3rd, 2015 7:00pm

Student makes plea for West Bench

A West Bench Elementary student made a passionate plea to School District 67 trustees on Tuesday.

  • Dec 3rd, 2015 10:00am

Anthology compiled for B.C.

Renner won’t be profiting from of the book’s success as all proceeds will be supporting Doctors Without Borders

  • Dec 3rd, 2015 9:00am

Registration opens for Kiwanis contestants

Young performers of the Okanagan are being called upon to enter the Penticton Kiwanis Music, Dance and Speech Arts Festival

  • Dec 2nd, 2015 10:00am

Tributes to Abba and Beegees at Cleland

As proof that disco’s not dead, Abbamania and Night Fever is currently touring the country

  • Dec 1st, 2015 11:00am

Holiday Hayride in Penticton, Louisiana style

The Louisiana Hayride Show is bringing its Christmas special to Penticton

  • Dec 1st, 2015 7:00am

Elton emulator live at the Legion

An Elton John emulator has been booked for the upcoming Thursday Night Throwdown

  • Dec 1st, 2015 6:00am

Trustees field questions about middle school

Trustees fielded questions from the public for the first time since announcing they are looking at school closures.

  • Dec 1st, 2015 5:00am

Sanders bringing his blues to Dream

Although he grew up in the birthplace of blues, it was a live performance by a group of white Europeans who got Sanders hooked

  • Nov 26th, 2015 5:00pm

Foothills Brass Quintet delivering serious fun at the Cleland

“We take the music very seriously but we want the audience to have fun with us as we’re doing it”

  • Nov 26th, 2015 2:00pm

First-rate fiddler at Frank Venables

“If you’re playing classical it’s the violin and when it’s folk you call it a fiddle"

  • Nov 26th, 2015 1:00pm

Penmar’s bleak future comes down to crowdfunding campaign

The Penmar Community Arts Society is hoping that its latest plea for help won’t be its dying breath

  • Nov 26th, 2015 10:00am

Launch into holiday season with the Santa Claus parade

Santa, who will be joined by Mrs. Claus, will be meeting with kids around Penticton’s downtown on Dec. 5.

  • Nov 26th, 2015 7:00am

Retiree morphs into musician

Max Hughes learned his first instrument at the age of 65

  • Nov 24th, 2015 2:00pm