Penticton today: Trump’s wall, there is an app for that

News from here, there and everywhere to get your Thursday started.

Good morning, Penticton.

Expect a mix of sun and cloud today and a 30 per cent chance of flurries this evening. The high for Thursday is 3 C and the low is -2 C.

A judge has sentenced a former Summerland man to life in prison for killing two Alberta seniors who disappeared on a camping trip. Read more: Vader gets life for killing seniors, can apply for parole in seven years

Reaching out to others for help with mental health isn’t always easy, but a Penticton woman has designed an app to do just that. Read more: Penticton woman’s app eases asking for help

U.S. President Trump signed an order to jumpstart construction of his promised U.S.-Mexico border wall. Read more: Trump’s immigration actions mark sharp shift in U.S. policy

The scene backstage 10 years ago at the first-ever Many Hats Theatre Company production is going to be a far cry from this year. Read more: A decade of Many Hats Theatre Company

Blue Rodeo rocked the South Okanagan Events Centre on Tuesday. Have a look at our photo gallery by clicking here.

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Supporting survivors of breast cancer

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Foreigner feeling like the first time after 40

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VIDEO: Sears liquidation sales continue across B.C.

Sales are expected to continue into the New Year

Contenders to perform at Okanagan venues

This year, musicians Valdy and Gary Fjellgaard will be joined by Blu and Kelly Hopkins

Justin Timberlake invited back to Super Bowl halftime show

A ‘wardrobe malfunction’ with Janet Jackson caused a national controversy during his last appearance

A scary box office weekend for everyone but Tyler Perry

‘Boo 2! A Madea Halloween’ scared up a healthy $21.7 million in its first weekend in theatres

Even as long-form census data returns, Statcan readies for day without it

Wednesday’s release is expected to show immigrants making up a larger share of the population

Letterkenny stars take their act to the Okanagan

The stars of the Crave TV original series Letterkenny will be performing in Kelowna

Brantley Gilbert to take The Ones That Like Me 2018 Tour to Kelowna

With Rolling Stone citing Devil Don’t Sleep Best of 2017, it’s gonna rock

Family worries about missing Malakwa woman

Discovery of human remains has put family members on edge

WATCH: 10,000 signatures gained to stop ‘no pets’ rental policy

Pets OK BC said about 1,700 animals were surrendered to the BC SPCA last year due to housing issues

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