Black Press Media Staff

Wisconsin man gets life in Jayme Closs case

Jake Patterson pleaded guilty in March to two counts of intentional homicide and one count of kidnapping

New Penticton group supports local seed security

Okanagan Seed Savers will be at the Farmers’ Market this Saturday selling seeds

Emergency preparedness fund for wildfires, floods gets $31M boost from province

Premier John Horgan made the announcement in Kelowna on Friday

UPDATE: Water main break in Central Okanagan causes massive flooding

Glenmore Road and Highway 97 are affected by the water main break

Penticton pastry chef wins top honours at Vancouver’s Chocolate Challenge

Jalayne Jones creation, ‘Beer & Pretzels’, won

Kamloops RCMP bait program expands to include packages and bikes

Police are scatter items throughout the city in an attempt to lure thieves

Ottawa spending $24.5M to research health benefits, risks of pot use

$390,000 will fund two cannabis public awareness

Penticton block party to give a boost to local youth

Ellis on the Rise block party takes place on May 24

On-duty Vancouver cop facing dangerous driving charges after cyclist hit

The woman was taken to hospital with minor injuries

Young B.C. angler wins top award for catching fish two-thirds his own height

Nine-year-old Noah Dalla Lana was honoured at this year’s BC Wildlife Federation Gala

Penticton’s Ellis on the Rise block party returning

Popular summer block party taking place May 24 from 5 to 8 p.m.

Five youth-led “positive change” projects in the Okanagan receive $9,500

Five youth-led initiatives receive $9,500 for innovative projects in South and Central Okanagan

Some South Okanagan students are $1,000 richer

Million Dollar Bursary Program offers bursaries each year to Interior Savings’ young members

Penticton Vees assistant coach Jason Becker moving on

He accepted a new position with St. George’s School in Vancouver

Savour the long weekend with wine in the Okanagan

Mission Hill is hosting the Farm to Table Market and Lunch

Okanagan residents warned of vehicle tampering

Police are investigating report of mischief to vehicles in Peachland

Thunderstorms forecast for Okanagan-Shuswap

A 70 per cent chance of rain is forecast for Tuesday

Utah zoo’s polar bear chills out with ice cubes

The three-year-old polar bear enjoys a nice ice bath

Feeling peckish? McDonald’s launches fish and chips meal across Canada

Menu item was tested in Atlantic Canada for three weeks

Skaha and Naramata Bench wines to be sold in B.C. liquor stores

There are now four sub-geographical indicators or sub-appellations in B.C.