Half million investment into Okanagan College Penticton trades

!Okanagan College president Jim Hamilton speaking with trades student Dustin Vasil (right) at the Penticton campus after a funding announcement to purchase more than half a million dollars worth of new trades equipment. - Kristi Patton/Penticton Western News
  • Penticton updated Oct 27, 2016 at 4:31 PM

New industry-standard trades training equipment will be purchased in Penticton with the $565,000 in funding announced by the province.

Penticton Indian Band recognized at business awards

  • Penticton posted Oct 24, 2016 at 12:00 PM

The Penticton Indian Band Development Corporation was recognized for their outstanding achievement at the B.C. Aboriginal Business Awards.

Okanagan breweries the toast of B.C. Beer Awards

  • Penticton posted Oct 20, 2016 at 7:00 AM

Okanagan breweries, including two in Penticton, were tapped for medals at the B.C. Beer Awards and Festival.

Small Business Week: The importance of an accountant

  • Penticton posted Oct 19, 2016 at 7:00 AM

A small business accountant can help you figure out the best way to use your assets for the most beneficial financial advantage.

Penticton businesses recognized at Chamber's Excellence Awards

  • Penticton updated Oct 18, 2016 at 1:53 PM

Diana Stirling was still in shock after walking down from the stage receiving her award for Business Leader of the Year.

B.C. works to track mobile data spread

  • Victoria BC posted Oct 18, 2016 at 3:00 PM

With 12,000 fast-evolving mobile devices, the B.C. government needs strict security, Auditor General Carol Bellringer says

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