Jordyn Thomson

Driver held at gunpoint, car-jacked on East Side Road

Penticton RCMP are asking for the public to keep an eye out for the suspect, stolen vehicle

On this day 126 years ago New Zealand women granted right to vote

New Zealand women beat Canadians to the polls by 26 years

New organic, locally-sourced restaurant opens in Cawston

Don’t miss Row Fourteen’s grand opening at 5 p.m. with music by The Tall Brothers at 8 p.m.

On second toke, Penticton council changes its mind on cannabis store

Council members heard a presentation from Starbuds co-founder

‘It’s almost surreal’: Penticton fire chief, sidekick Sammy recap rescue mission in Bahamas

Chief Larry Watkinson and Sam the disaster dog spent 8 days assisting a search and rescue team

Craft breweries showcased during Penticton Beer Week

To celebrate, all seven of the city’s breweries will be collaborating on a limited release draft

Reason to Smile: Tim Hortons cookie campaign benefits school breakfast program

The smile cookie campaign runs Sept. 13 - 22 at participating Tim Hortons from Summerland to Osoyoos

Penticton fighter announces professional MMA debut with Battlefield Fight League

Marlan ‘Pretty Boy’ Hall will be taking the ring on Nov. 16 at the Hard Rock Casino in Coquitlam

Athlete of the Week: William Buttar

Though he is little, William Buttar is fierce as he makes his introduction into the sporting world

Coming Home: Penticton fire chief and disaster dog return from hurricane-ravaged Bahamas

The pair spent roughly one week on Great Abaco Island assisting in relief efforts

World champion racer seeks public’s help after dirt bikes were stolen in Penticton

The bikes, valued at $25,000 and $11,000, were stolen from the back of a locked truck on Sept. 12

Penticton teen cyclist allegedly struck by black Ford truck resulting in hematoma

The incident occurred at the intersection of Westminster Avenue West and Power Street

LyleXOX launches first solo exhibition at Liquidity Wines in OK Falls

The Canadian artist has amassed thousands of fans for his beautiful self-portraits using found items

Vees uphold winning streak with 7-3 victory against Centennials

The team is off to Prince George to take on the Spruce Kings tonight, puck drops at 7 p.m.

Penticton Dragon Boat Festival a resounding success

Race director Don Mulhall said weather was challenging, but racers overcame every obstacle

Penticton Fraternal Order of Eagles food drive takes flight

The People Helping People Fill Pantries event runs all September-long

Celebrate summer exhibition closings at the Penticton Art Gallery

Join artists and art lovers at the gallery on Sept. 14 from 1 to 8 p.m.

54 charities across Southern Interior to benefit from United Way donation

The funding comes from the organization’s community fund

Volunteers needed for wetlands preservation work in Penticton

Join the City of Penticton and OSS for planting from 9 a.m. to noon on Sept. 21

Okanagan Fall Wine Festival returns with new signature event

The premier festival features over 100 wine-centric events across the Okanagan from Oct. 3 to 13