Brennan Phillips

COVID-19: Penticton stores setting seniors hours, grocery limits

Penticton IGA and Superstore are both setting aside hours for seniors and those at high risk

COVID-19: Penticton RCMP close front counter

All non-essential services, include fingerprinting, will be unavailable.

COVID-19: Concerns over open border linger for Osoyoos residents

On Monday, March 16, Canada closed its borders for everyone except Americans

COVID-19: Oliver Senior Centre closing doors until further notice

The decision follows the Penticton Seniors’ Drop-In Centre closure announcement

Kelowna airport issues advisory after passenger tests positive for COVID-19

Passengers in rows 10 to 16 of WestJet flight WS 3326 from Vancouver International on March 10 are at risk.

Oliver Fire Department extinguishes early morning blaze

A storage building behind Mike’s Automotive Services caught fire around 5 a.m. Saturday

RDOS focusing on coordination, communication in light of COVID-19

On March 13 the RDOS activated their Emergency Operations Centre

The show must go on at Venables Theatre in Oliver

Upcoming shows with less than 250 tickets sold will go forward this weekend

Oliver Fire Chief looks back on 30-years of service

Fire Chief Bob Graham received the Municipal Long Service award for his years of work

Town of Oliver receives award for annual financial report

This is the seventh year that Oliver has received the award

Volunteers needed for Penticton tax clinics ahead of tax season

Penticton has four clinics available to people of modest means, seniors, and students.

Penticton beer industry celebrates International Women’s Day

‘New Boots, Who Dis?’ and ‘Ceres’ are two beers made in collaboration with the Pink Boots Society

Penticton Indian Band, RDOS receive $290k to reduce wildfire risk

The B.C. government was in Penticton today to make the funding annoucement

Hidden treasures of the Curiosity Shop; World War Two airplane sextant

A World War Two era piece of airplane navigation equipment is just one interesting find in Keremeos

Penticton Robotics team qualifies for international championship in Houston

The inter-school team is made up of students from Penticton secondary schools

Oliver Hospital Emergency Department to close overnight

The emergency department will be closed from 6 p.m. until 9 a.m. on Monday morning

One person taken to hospital after late Friday night fire

The fire burned through a home on Penticton Indian Band land at around 7:30 p.m.

No end in sight for Cawston burial ground negotiations

Negotiations focused on title rights to ancestral remains site uncovered in 2016

Tickets on sale for Chef Meets BC Grape Okanagan food and wine festival

The festival brings 40 wineries serving over 200 wines together with 12 local chefs

City, DPA says downtown Penticton safer and cleaner than ever before

“Crime is not going up. The number of people reporting crimes has doubled,” - Mayor John Vassilaki