Dustin Godfrey

Penticton Indian Band ‘knocking on doors’ of feds for addictions relief

Penticton Indian Band will also focus on community efforts to alleviate overdose crisis locally

As Penticton Indian Band goes dry, lessons from a northern neighbour

The Esk’etemc First Nation, a Secwepemc people near Williams Lake, has been dry since 1972

UPDATED: Oliver wildfire extinguished, B.C. Wildfire mopping up

6-ha. brush fire contained before it could spread farther

Peter’s Bros. scores $9M federal contract to repave highway in Jasper

The Penticton-based company is expected to complete the highway repaving project by late-October

Princeton man acquitted of rape, guilty of forcible confinement, assault

Judge finds alcohol made victim and accused unreliable witnesses on matter of consent

Police activity outside 377 Winnipeg St. in Penticton

House was raided by police in April, but it’s not clear if any charges resulted from that action

Major Front Street project shelved, listed for sale

The four-storey project would have added a modern touch to the typically historic feel of the street

Court documents reveal South Okanagan cannabis dispensary probe

Police reportedly stopped 2 people at 2 different shops over 2 days in March prior to investigation

Trial takes off for alleged drunk driving crash near Penticton

Joseph S.D. Giroux is accused of drunk driving, crashing into a senior couple in August 2015

Man suffers serious injuries after pinned by log in Penticton

The man was airlifted to hospital late Tuesday afternoon with non-life-threatening injuries

Two new exhibits launching in Penticton Museum Thursday

The Social Life of Water, a temporary exhibit from Kelowna, and the Hands-on Heritage Lab opening up

Scorned by fire: Kitchen managers talk mental health in the industry

From cooks throwing knives to a breakdown that nearly killed a chef, kitchens struggle to deal with stress

Penticton RCMP tells dispensary Green Essence to stop selling pot

A Green Essence employee confirmed to Western News the shop would discontinue cannabis sales

Conservation service investigating possible deer shooting in Penticton

Penticton RCMP said a caller reported the deer may have been shot by a neighbour with a pellet gun

Singla family lawyer responds to media reports of CBSA raid

Border services agents had been at the home all day Thursday conducting an “enforcement action”

Families get colourful for a cause in Penticton

Organizers are calling this year’s Colours4Kids event a success

Convention attracts around 3,500 Jehovah’s Witnesses to Penticton

Organizers of the Jehovah’s Witnesses Regional Convention for the B.C. Southern Interior…

No supervised consumption site planned for Penticton housing proposal

B.C. Housing seeks to quash rumours the Green Ave. proposal included a supervised consumption site

Penticton’s Beach Cruise already sees record entries

The Peach City Beach Cruise already has over 800 entries, more than last year’s total of around 760

Singla Brothers Holdings office raided by border services officers

Paul Singla runs Singla Brothers Holdings, while Vijay Singla is a Realtor in the South Okanagan