Business

BC Liberals want to trim WorkSafeBC surplus

Small business group says it’s 40 per cent ‘overfunded’

Year-round B.C. ski resort gets green light

Cariboo Mountains complex will have North America’s longest vertical drop

People’s Soda earns Dragons’ seal of approval

Penticton entrepreneur Jason Cox entered the Dragons’ Den armed only with his craft soda

Mobile vendor program expands to include retail

Visitors to Penticton will be able to purchase more than food from mobile trucks this summer

VIDEO-Local wins Broker of the Year award

Deborah Moore has been named RE/MAX of Western Canada’s Broker of The Year Award, Multiple Office.

  • Mar 18th, 2017

B.C.’s online small claims court a world first

Civil disputes under $5,000 go online in June

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New brewery taps into Penticton
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Penticton RONA earns major award

A strong Okanagan economy helped a local retailer earn best in Canada.

RauDZ teams up with Terrafina in Oliver

Hester Creek Estate Winery welcomes RauDZ Creative Concepts Ltd to the Terrafina

  • Mar 14th, 2017

New bill would prohibit B.C. employers from requiring women to wear high heels while working

Green Party leader Andrew Weaver call the proposed bill ‘an appropriate and overdue step.’

Creating high-tech jobs

Recent innovation conference showcased companies and government agencies wanting to develop new high-tech products.

Trans Mountain pipeline cost hits $7.4 billion

Few oil shippers back out of commitments to use new line

Cascades Casino slots opening date

Video: Media tour of the new casino in Penticton

Bench 1775 makes top spot to eat Al Fresco list

Bench 1775 named number four on the American Express essentials Top 20 outdoor dining destinations

  • Mar 8th, 2017

Ironworkers endorse Clark, rap B.C. Fed

NDP leader shrugs off construction union choice

Press operations being consolidated

Webco is being consolidated with its sister plant in Vernon

  • Mar 3rd, 2017

B.C. carbon tax fails revenue neutral claim: study

Fraser Institute challenges province’s revenue neutrality claim on carbon tax

Fresh eats hit streets with Restaurant Week

Some Penticton restaurants are bringing out brand new dishes for the first-ever Restaurant Week.

Penticton a blue chip for real estate

Penticton earned a spot on a list of blue chip picks for real estate investment.

Lachi cooking up success with Penticton chamber

After losing his job of 30 years, Jaswinder Grewal and wife Surinder Pal decided to begin a new chapter in their lives.