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Memorial Arena debate skates on

Randy Manuel says he’s on the fence about what should be done with Memorial Arena

Council investigating fencing Gyro Park Bandshell

The suggestion came from staff after complaints of vandalism, broken glass and drug paraphernalia

Gun sighting near Penticton school leads to chase

While being detained by police the man fled on a bicycle and went into the Penticton Library

Penticton RCMP find loaded shotgun during traffic stop

A loaded, sawed-off shotgun was discovered in a pickup truck stopped by Penticton RCMP

Standoff in Penticton ends without incident

Domestic incident believed to involve the discharge of a firearm

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Grateful for a flood barricade
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Penticton students help protect from flooding
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Storm damage
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Penticton prepares for stormy weather
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Penticton riding candidates share thoughts on another election

Penticton’s provincial candidates learned some lessons on May 9

Travel Penticton’s headquarter plans halted in council

Councillors told the group they need more information before investing $250,000 to the plan

Video: Clean up of Okanagan beach begins

About 50 volunteers joined with City of Penticton crews to focus their efforts on Marina Way beach

Rebuilding destroyed docks

Province still finalizing application process for property owners

Memorial service held for McGoran

Jeremy McGoran, who took his own life earlier this month, was remembered through a pair of events

Vernon woman’s death treated as homicide

Okanagan Landing: Woman found injured in apartment; later died of injuries. Young man arrested

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Hotel proposal for bingo hall property moving ahead

A Kamloops hotelier has proposed a 95-unit hotel for Eckhardt Avenue in Penticton

City to ramp up no smoking enforcement in parks and beaches

The city reportedly took a lax approach to the rules since their inception several years ago

Bear spray used in assault in Penticton

Penticton RCMP are investigating a pair of unrelated assaults

Drug-impaired driver in Penticton nearly dies

A driver who reportedly overdosed on Percocet narrowly escaped death

Report of armed man shuts down road near Cawston

Incident involving a man with a gun closed the Fairview-Cawston Road for about three hours

Indigenous group’s billboard criticizes Canada 150

Billboards near Kelowna offer a different perspective on Canada celebrations

City of Penticton, dispensary taking battle to court

Herbal Green Apothecary was one of five proposed dispensaries nixed by Penticton council in December