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New CAO hired for Penticton

The City of Penticton announced Peter Weeber has been hired to be the new Chief Administrative Officer (CAO).

Year-long outdoor sculpture exhibit in Penticton

The City of Penticton is looking for up to six works of sculpture for a year-long outdoor exhibit kicking off in May of 2017.

Craft beer revolution on tap at Okanagan College

Penticton campus hosting an event to help beer lovers navigate the hoppy waters.

Penticton Vees take back end of home-and-home with Vernon Vipers

Vees snap 1-1 tie with pair of goals in second period for a 3-1 win in front of the Vipers' biggest crowd of the season at Kal Tire Place

Cash stolen in robbery at Penticton gas station

The Husky Food Store on Westminster Avenue was robbed on Wednesday evening.

Okanagan Falls crosswalk to receive safety enhancements

Okanagan Falls crosswalk to receive pedestrian-activated flashing lights.

Kitchen Stove Films: Our Little Sister

The latest film in the Kitchen Stove Film Series explores the relationships of long-lost siblings.

OSO hosting music of Elton John

The Okanagan Symphony Orchestra is bringing the music of Elton John to Penticton with band Jeans 'n Classics.

Social Planning Council receives $31,000

North Okanagan group gets cash to challenge racism and celebrate diversity

Penticton SPCA hopes public can help lovable Lab mix King

A handsome chocolate Labrador mix at the Penticton SPCA is winning staff and volunteers’ hearts.

Record breaking weather in the South Okanagan

In Penticton, a new record high was set for Nov. 8 date at 17C.

Dream Café hoping for sound footing

The beat goes on for Penticton’s Dream Café after a series of fundraising concerts.

Physical game helps bantam Vees win

The Penticton Murray GM Vees capped their tournament with a win.

The Trews will make a special appearance at Penticton Vees game

Canadian rock band The Trews will make a special appearance at the Penticton Vees game.

Water and Landscapes along Okanagan shorelines

The Regional District Okanagan Similkameen is offering a workshop on shorelines and riparian areas.

Planned wood debris burning in Osoyoos area

The B.C. Wildfire Service is planning to burn wood debris in the Mount Kobau area.

Lip Sync Challenge returns to Copper Mug

The popular event is back for a third round of lip syncing theatrics at the Copper Mug Pub starting Nov. 9.

Skaha Hills exceeding expectations

The first offering of terraced ranchers sold out so quickly at Skaha Hills the development is planning to release more.

NDP tables new bills to end veterans’ discrimination

South Okanagan MP Richard Cannings is supporting two new bills to protect veterans' benefits

Manning Park crash claims life

A Chilliwack man is dead after the dump truck he was driving crashed Thursday in Manning Park