Edith Nee’s family, friends appealing for kidney donor

Nee, former chair of the B.C. Press Council, was diagnosed with kidney failure two years ago.

Steam defeat Grizzlies on home ice

On Friday night, the Summerland Steam played host to the Revelstoke Grizzlies and came away with a 7-2 win.

Steam play to win over Knights

With both teams trying to secure playoff position, the Summerland Steam hosted the North Okanagan Knights on Friday night.

Summerland earns playoff spot

On Saturday night the Summerland Steam headed into Kelowna to face the division leading Chiefs.

Behind the mask: Miska’s beginnings

Penticton Vees sign up to for season-long column that give fans a glimpse into the lives of junior A goaltenders

Penticton launches Energy Retrofit Loan Program

Penticton's electric utility has launched its Energy Retrofit Loan Program.

Chamber wants nominations for Top 40 under 40 campaign

For the next 10 months, Top 40 under 40 will be putting the spotlight on some of the Penticton's youngest entrepreneurs.

Penticton shortlisted for business award

The City of Penticton is one of the 15 finalists for the 2013 Open for Business Awards

Penticton makes plans for cemeteries

The City of Penticton is holding an open house on current and future cemetery facilities.

Liberals are best answer for BC’s future

Contributor urges careful consideration from voters before ballots are cast

New home buyers’ grant expiring

First-time new home buyers’ bonus removal expected to have little effect on market

College and University call for participants in Okanagan math competition

Okanagan College and UBC Okanagan call for participants in math competition

Older workers staying at their desks

The traditional image of retirement is being given a shake-up by those older workers who are remaining in the workforce.

Okanagan College business expo brings career opportunitiesWestern News Staff

Okanagan College’s School of Business is presenting its sixth annual business expo and employment fair on Feb. 6 in Kelowna.

Penticton Chamber announces business awards nominees

The Penticton & Wine Country Chamber of Commerce has announced the nominees list for the 2012 Business Excellence Awards.

REEL REVIEWS: Movie is boring us artfully

Killing Them Softly is the preferred method of gangster heavy Jackie Cogan, read what Okanagan movie reviewers thought of it.

REEL REVIEWS: Magical formula found in Life of Pi

Okanagan movie reviewers, Reel Reviews, are fulfilled and disappointed with Life of Pi which is now showing in Penticton.

Wandering Gypsy settle at Cannery in Penticton

Zola Dore takes sustainability to a new level with her funky store located in the Cannery in Penticton.

Business gives back to communities

Valley First Community Endowment grants and CIBC Miracle Day to help school nutrition programs

A change from the normal

Young Norman is a little bit different than everybody else; everyone thinks he is weird, all because he can communicate with ghosts.