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Ron Sexsmith to perform in Lake Country May 13

Celebrated songwriter Sexsmith to perform songs off his new album, The Last Rider

Lanny McDonald helps heritage project

Hockey Hall of Famer sits down for interview while in Vernon with Kidston Elementary student

Library branches experience steady growth

There was a 19 per cent increase in program attendance at Okanagan Regional Library

Murder suspect faces additional charge

Man arrested in connection with Vancouver homicide and arrested in Vernon also charged with North Okanagan sexual assault.

Wet conditions on roads, some routes closed

Water pooling on some highways while others closed because of mud slides and avalanche risk

Keep vehicles clear of snow

Vernon-North Okanagan RCMP remind motorists after pulling over a vehicle on Highway 97 with hardly any snow cleared from windshield

UPDATE: Coquihalla fully reopens

A number of major routes are closed because of avalanche concerns, snow, freezing rain and multiple accidents.

Snow creates challenging driving conditions

Compact snow with slippery sections reported on most major routes

New signage for Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen

The Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen unveiled a suite of new signage which has been installed throughout the region.

Mariachi returns to warm up the Okanagan

Okanagan residents will soon get their taste of ol’ Mexico when Mariachi Los Dorados returns for its annual spring tour.

Mustangs hosting six-team hoop tournament

Pen High Lakers among the teams playing in Maggie's senior boys basketball tournament.

Great Gatsby Party returns

The SS Sicamous is ready to transport you back to the roaring '20s for the return of the Great Gatsby Party in March.

New chair for Penticton and District Hospice Society

Bill Everden has been appointed chair of the Penticton and District Hospice Society.

Parkers raises $7,400 for addictions aid

In just a few weeks, Parker’s Chrysler raised $7,400 for the Pathways Addictions Resource Centre.

Casey Affleck film shooting in Osoyoos

Light of My Life, written, directed and starring Casey Affleck, will be coming to shoot a portion of the film in the Osoyoos area.

Video: Firefighters respond to vehicle fire

The Penticton Fire Department sprung into action late Tuesday night when a vehicle fire was called in.

Penticton RCMP getting new top cop

A new commander is ready to take over the Penticton RCMP

SPCA hoping for good karma

Staff at the B.C. SPCA South Okanagan-Similkameen Branch are hoping a sweet senior canine has some good karma coming her way.

Okanagan College board raises tuition

Two important decisions came out of the Okanagan College board of governors meeting Tuesday, starting with a rise in tuition.

Dallas Green to perform in Penticton

Acclaimed singer, songwriter and performer Dallas Green announced an extensive Canadian tour for 2017 that includes a stop in Penticton.