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Victoria woman guilty of first degree murder, sentenced to life in prison

Jury rejected not criminally responsible defence in Kaela Mehl’s murder trial

Partiers phone it in on beach cleanup

Telephone among mess on Okanagan Lake beach as city boss points out garbage issue

Celebrating the return of sockeye salmon in the South Okanagan

Interpreters share the story of the sockeye salmons’ journey to the ocean and back

  • Oct 4th, 2017
Penticton Zombie Walk
    Mystical Arts of Tibet
      SOEC Party on the Plaza
        Wrestlers to invade Kelowna, Vernon

          Smoking banned in Keremeos parks

          Keremeos council adopted a ban of smoking in all parks in Keremeos.

          • Oct 4th, 2017

          UPDATE: Seniors care facility considering change

          Proposal to turn 20-year senior care facility into a bed and breakfast passed unanimously in council

          Accommodation plan revealed for out-of-town Kelowna hospital patients

          KGH Foundation launches $8 million fundraising campaign for JoeAnna’s House.

          Penticton man arrested now facing weapons-related charges

          A man was arrested on weapons charges involving a possible firearm

          City must ‘atone’ for its part in housing crisis: city planner

          Penticton planner says a record level of developments can disrupt shelter for those on the margins

          CIty hall extends consultation period

          Penticton residents get more time to decide on border expansion

          Firefighter trying to help woman witnesses her fall

          The firefighter who saw a woman fall undergoes critical incident stress debriefing.

          Foerster re-trial dates set

          Cherryville man convicted of killing Armstrong teen back in court in 2018

          • Oct 3rd, 2017

          Mayor squashes rumours about Trio deal

          There is no question the Trio Marine deal with Penticton is finished

          Osoyoos RCMP ask for assistance in identifying person

          Person believed to have info about a break and enter

          Police pursuit leads to multiple charges

          Three people were arrested and two charged in connection with a police pursuit.

          Small brush fire by Penticton’s channel

          A quick response kept the flames from spreading too much

          Grand opening for cycling pump track

          The city and cycling association call the track the product of a community effort

          Penticton Chamber names new executive director

          Kim Kirkham brings 20 years of experience to the role

          • Aug 11th, 2017

          UPDATE: Fire burning in Okanagan Mountain park

          BC Wildfire is aware of the fire and is handling it with a “modified” response

          Osoyoos planning director dies peacefully

          Alain Cunningham, a township employee for 13 years, died Friday after a short illness