Penticton families receive Christmas cheer with hampers

!Braxton Noel reaches out for the stuffed Santa while he and mom Kaylee wait for their ride after picking up a holiday hamper at the annual Salvation Army Christmas sharing event at the Penticton Trade and Convention Centre, Dec. 18. this year nearly 800 hampers were given out.  -  Mark Brett/Penticton Western News
  • updated Dec 19, 2014 at 4:01 PM

Seven-month-old Braxton Noel’s first Christmas will be a happy one after all.

Penticton MLA gets promoted

  • posted Dec 19, 2014 at 3:00 PM

Dan Ashton named parliamentary to B.C. minister of finance

B.C.-only wines to come to some grocery stores

  • updated Dec 19, 2014 at 2:37 PM

Province not yet relenting on wholesale formula change that is expected to jack prices of higher-end wines

Hunters protest shift favouring non-residents

  • posted Dec 19, 2014 at 10:00 AM

Rebound in hunting popularity, bigger share for guide-outfitters means more residents lose out on chance to fill freezers

Virk shuffled to new job after Kwantlen flap

  • posted Dec 18, 2014 at 3:00 PM

Probe into Virk's involvement in unauthorized payments to university executives wraps up, Premier Christy Clark moves him

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