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VIDEO: IIO investigating officer involved shooting on Vancouver Island

One man is dead after police were called to the side of the highway for reports of a man harming himself.

Flu season is here

Residents are encouraged to stay healthy and get their flu shot

LGBTQ health disparity study in B.C. leads to surprise finding

Suicidal thoughts and attempts go down by half for straight males in schools with GSAs.

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Penticton Business excellence awards

     

    No body found in torched house

       

      House fire on Lakeside Road

         

        Naramata students get fire smart

           

          Penticton payday lender fined

          Cash Central Financial Services was fined for violating BC’s consumer protection laws

          Eight days in a health care ‘hole’

          Spouse says health-care system broken but Shuswap Lake General staff are not too blame.

          Canadian doctor warns parents to lock up medication so teens don’t steal it

          B.C. police chief says parents often don’t notice one or two missing pills

          PHOTOS: Winners of the BC SCPA wildlife contest

          Three finalists in the Wildlife-In-Focus photography contest hail from Vancouver Island.

          Legion hosts motorcycle rally

          Proceeds from event on Friday will go to B.C. Cancer Foundation

          • Oct 12th, 2017

          UBCO study recommends letting illegal pot shops stay open

          Study’s authors say dispensaries preferable to other illegal ways of buying cannabis

          UPDATED: Police investigate deadly fall at UBC

          Person dies after a fall from a crane at a construction site at the Point Grey campus

          B.C. hits record number of illicit drug overdose deaths : coroner

          More than 1,000 people have died as a result of the overdose crisis in 2017

          B.C. report recommends treating certain opioid addicts with injections

          BC Centre on Substance Use releases guidelines for those for whom other methods haven’t worked

          Canadian-American family held captive by Taliban-linked group released

          The family, with three young children, had been held captive for years

          Questions remain about police response to Las Vegas massacre

          Revised timeline raises more concerns about deadly mass shooting

          Emotional PIB meeting ends with 10 disputed nominees

          Nomination process completed after three hours, but some abstained, calling it an ‘illegal’ process

          UPDATE: Rutland grow-op fire under investigation

          Emergency crews doused a fire in the attic and rear deck of a marijuana grow op

          Eat and drink local to support farmers

          Buy BC: Eat Drink Local is back with a soft launch at Sandhill Winery in Kelowna

          UPDATE: 94-year-old woman still unaccounted for

          Penticton Fire Department and RCMP investigating a fire that completely destroyed one home

          B.C. Wine Institute reaching out to California

          Local industry urged to show support for colleagues affected by California wildfires

          PIB group marching on child welfare offices

          Advocate decrying ministry’s lack of consultation with local PIB staff since government changeover