Steve Kidd

Diamond Creek fire growth slowed

B.C. Wildfire continues to assess growth of U.S. fire in Canada

Air quality looks good for long weekend

Despite a fire burning in the Southern Interior , skies should be mostly clear

UPDATE: Summerland landfill fire contained

The fire at the Summerland landfill is under control and the facility is open, with restrictions

Council defers compost decision until October

Mayor Peter Waterman said there are some solid benefits for Summerland if…

Fun and serious competition at Kids’ Triathlon

From three years old to 15, the competitors went all out

Truck crashes into Penticton yard

No serious injuries after truck ended up on dirt pile

Five decades of making wines

The grandfather of the BC’s wine industry looks back on a 50-year career

Homelessness forum a beginning

Penticton mayor says city will continue to encourage a co-ordinated approach

Red and White, party in the park

Halfway through the Multisport World Championships and it’s time to party

Emergency crews called to rollover

No serious injuries after car rolls off road

Council approves curling club loan

The $45,000 interest-free loan will be repaid over five years

Neighbourhood wants fire hydrant

Residents of Riddle Road area say nearest hydrant is too far away

Osoyoos store robbed

Thieves targeted easily saleable items

Penticton Tennis Club looking to the future

Club asks city council what happens after yacht club building is demolished

Solar eclipse draws huge crowd to Penticton event

Several hundred gathered at Okanagan College to watch the special event

Township 7 goes to the dogs

Naramata Winery devotes afternoon to fundraising for the B.C. SPCA

Maple Blues Award winners coming to the Dream

Paul DesLauriers and Angel Forrest are both coming to the Dream Café in the next few weeks.

Penticton supports new ice plant for curling club

Councillor said city doesn’t have luxury of time to take action

Task force to help curb Penticton crime

RCMP looking to reduce the number of calls officers attend that don’t result in chargeable offences

Special viewing events planned for eclipse

Local astronomy buffs are planning an event to help people view the eclipse safely