Dustin Godfrey

Oliver to limit campground to two fires

Council amended the limit from one fire to one fire per 25 campsites for the 50-site campground

Oliver calls for share of pot tax

The township is outlining concerns local governments may be overburdened by pot legalization

Justice rules B.C. courts hold jurisdiction over Indigenous man

Trial for Alex Louie, also known as Senk’lip, kicked off Tuesday with two border officers testifying

Justice to decide court’s jurisdiction over Indigenous man

Alex Louie, also known as Senklip, is standing trial over 9 charges related to alleged gun smuggling

Three calls, two fires, half an hour

Oliver Volunteer Fire Department was kept busy Thursday evening

Refrigeration mechanics students grapple with Fernie’s deadly leak

‘Something happened that created an immediate danger, and these guys were in the middle’: instructor

Bizarre sentencing turns up questions of guilt

It’s unclear whether a Summerland man will stand trial or return for another sentencing hearing

‘Unlikely’ 92-year-old escaped before fire: family

Police still working on the case of Mary Esta, who hasn’t been found since a fire gutted her home

Osoyoos gets funds for health-care needs study

Health Minister Adrian Dix says he’s planning to head to the area to hear about the issue first hand

No cause for alarm in Penticton after arena ammonia leak in Fernie: officials

Operators of SOEC and Memorial Arena, which both run on ammonia, say they follow strict regulations

Penticton chamber president wary of small biz tax slash

Neil Wyper says he’s waiting for more information before fully endorsing a tax drop to nine per cent

Penticton retirement home employees rally

The union is calling for better compensation at the undermanned retirement home

8 months in jail for Highway 3 crime spree

In a day, a crime duo travelled 466 km in three stolen vehicles under the influence of hard drugs

70 from PIB march on child welfare office

Marchers calling for better co-operation to keep children in the community when family issues arise

Cost of housing continues to skyrocket in South Okanagan

A single-family house now costs over $500,000 on average in region’s red-hot real estate market

Alleged hockey fraudster could face justice over Skype

In hospital with health complications from kidney failure, Elphicke may hear his verdict over video

Emotional PIB meeting ends with 10 disputed nominees

Nomination process completed after three hours, but some abstained, calling it an ‘illegal’ process

PIB group marching on child welfare offices

Advocate decrying ministry’s lack of consultation with local PIB staff since government changeover

Hurdles shipping wine to Ontario, nevermind U.S.

B.C. wine advocate says he’s more worried about interprovincial liquor trade than trade with the U.S.

PIB needs ‘do some healing’: Kruger

A lawsuit between the band and six former councillors has all but wrapped up