Okanagan Wildfires: The latest on wildfires and evacuations

A Saturday morning look at the major wildfires impact the Okanagan and Similkameen.


Wildfire evacuees

Peach Classic Triathlon 2018

Neighbouring houses going up in flames

Raw Video: View of fires near Peachland

Reader Poll

After months of public engagement, city staff brought forward a framework for municipal regulation of cannabis within Penticton, including the number of stores to be allowed in the city, hours of operation and where they may operate.

The framework will not be finalized likely until October, staff said, with more consultation to be done, including with the business community.

Related: City staff present framework

Recently, the Town of Osoyoos voted on parts of their municipality framework and decided they do not want government-run cannabis retail outlets in their town.

Related: Osoyoos council votes for privately-operated cannabis retailers

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