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Winery slows lounge application

Perseus Winery in Penticton says they want to make more time for extra consultation with neighbours

Dangerous offender hearing starts

The dangerous offender hearing for Ronald Arthur Teneycke began at the Penticton courthouse

Preparing for next flood wave

High lake levels a likely worry well into summer

One in three Canadian high school students have rode with drinking drivers, study reveals

Nearly one in five rode with a driver who’d been smoking pot

BCEHS reminds parents of window safety

Emergency officials release these tips to make windows safe through the summer

  • May 23rd, 2017
Penticton prepares for stormy weather
  • 4 hours ago


Tinhorn Creek flooding


Dream Music Festival 2017


Protest at Perseus Winery


Evacuation alert for Hester Creek area

A debris flood dragged debris downstream which breached the banks of parts of Hester Creek

Wind worries as Okanagan lake continues to rise

Wind could create more flooding issues

Walking for missing women

Event to raise awareness, support in finding answers.

Penticton preps for potential flooding problems

High winds and storms forecast for Tuesday could increase problems with high water

Water quality advisory for Naramata

In consultation with the Interior Health Authority the RDOS issued a water quality advisory

Flood watch a proactive approach

Rising waters not affecting long weekend in Penticton

Oliver area properties under evacuation order

Several properties south of Oliver are now under evacuation order

Officials provide warnings for long weekend

Boating on Central Okanagan lakes is not recommended due to safety and wave action concern

UPDATE: Penticton responds to rising lake levels

Penticton has triggered flooding plans for areas along Okanagan Lake

Evacuation alert for Twin Lakes

The Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen has issued an evacuation alert for Twin Lakes