Business

Gateway takes $8 million slice of casino, bingo revenues

Penticton’s bingo hall and the old casino’s revenue topped $31 million in their final fiscal year

Extra flight to Calgary won’t be renewed

The airline added the extra seasonal flight between Penticton and Calgary last year

Five-hour days among work perks at B.C. tech companies

Businesses are fighting the talent crunch with perks like vacation cash and luxury cars

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New downtown Kelowna hotel unveiled
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      New casino opens its doors

        CPP reform to help boost plan’s assets above $15 trillion by 2090: analysis

        Federal calculations follow deal last year to increase Canadians’ retirement benefits

        Group of Sears Canada creditors wants to sue

        Sears Canada is undergoing a rebranding, following the closure of 59 locations across the country

        Tourist cancellations far beyond B.C. wildfire zone

        Vancouver Island traffic up, misinformation a problem

        First Nation fashion designer invited to Paris fashion show

        A fashion dream is coming true for one B.C. woman

        Most ‘peak millennials’ in B.C. say they can’t afford a home: survey

        New research suggests four-fifths of those ages 25-30 don’t think they can buy in the next five years

        Hoodoo Adventures celebrates 10 years

        Penticton business, Hoodoo Adventures. celebrates 10 years with gala fundraiser

        Economy stifled by distractions

        Outlook still positive despite government and environment uncertainties.

        BNA ‘bowls’ into next door

        BNA Brewing is expanding into the old Flashbacks building.

        B.C. government to outline next steps on Trans Mountain pipeline

        Officials to speak on pipeline set to run through Vancouver, Abbotsford, Chilliwack and onto Alberta

        Canadian wine is on NAFTA negotiating table

        U.S. dispute over Canadian wine sales restrictions on the table at NAFTA talks

        Chamber Buzz: Free waste audits for business

        Brandy Maslowski gives you the latest buzz from the Penticton & Wine Country Chamber of Commerce

        • Aug 6th, 2017

        New WestJet discount airline service not expected until next year

        News of the delay came as WestJet reported it earned $48.4 million in its latest quarter

        Update: Chamber executive director resigns

        The Penticton and Wine Country Chamber of Commerce is on the hunt for a new executive director

        Meet Your Farmer: Eastwood Organic Orchards is focused on clean farming

        Lorena and Jim Wood started farming in East Kelowna in 1995. Here’s a little bit of their story.

        Nominations sought for Commercial Building Award

        The deadline for accepting nominations is Aug. 11

        • Jul 24th, 2017

        Covert Winery takes home gold

        Oliver winery wins big at eighth annual International Organic Wine Awards in Germany

        BC tech & RCMP tackle child exploitation

        A tech startup out of Kelowna has joined forced with the RCMP for the Protecting Innocence Hackathon