Mark Brett

South Okanagan powwow strikes a chord on the human level for federal minister

Canada’s Minister of Indigenous Services Seamus O’Regan was the special guest at powwow

Athlete of the Week: Ciara Browne

Twelve-year-old Ciara Browne of Penticton loves all aspects of martial arts

Hawk chick that was cared for in the Okanagan euthanized

Public warned against keeping wildlife after hawk chick had to be euthanized

Okanagan dancing to the beat of many drums at the Pow Wow Between the Lakes

Day two of the Pow Wow Between the Lakes featured a vast array of dancers of all ages

Kelm wins Okanagan Ogopogo tubbing championship

Robbie Kelm edged out Dr. Lloyd Westby to take the Great Ogopogo Bathtub race title

Okanagan team bows out early at B.C. baseball championships

The SOMBA Tigers U18 AAA squad lost its first two games at the provincials

Laugh out loud Okanagan theatre group production

The St. Andrew’s Players production of Drinking Habits hits the stage Aug. 23 for nine shows

Learnin’ the blues in the Okanagan

The Dream Café is hosting the Okanagan Blues Camp in October

Column: Time Canada closed tax loopholes

Richard Cannings is a member of the NDP and the South Okanagan-West Kootenay riding MP

Overruled plea agreement means 426 days in jail for Okanagan woman

The woman’s crimes took place between the Vernon and Penticton area

Okanagan chamber announces new executive director

Diane Kereluk is the new executive director for the Penticton and Wine Country Chamber of Commerce

Wildfire crews credited with saving Okanagan raptor rehab centre

The manager of SORCO is thanking the B.C. Wildfire Service crews for helping save the facility

The secret lives of plants unveiled

The Penticton Museum and Archives is hosting another in its Science Lab programs Tuesday

Peachfest kicks off with a big bang

The 72nd annual Penticton Peach Festival drew thousands of people on opening day

Mega Motocross to the max at Okanagan festival

Some of the country’s top motocross riders are demonstrating their skills at Peachfest

Okanagan city’s aquatic facilities closed for maintenance

The Penticton Community Centre aquatic facilities will be closed until Sept. 2 for mainteance

Okanagan baseball team turns some heads at BC AAA Minor Baseball provincials

The Penticton SOMBA Tigers are in Burnaby for a chance to go to the national minor baseball tourney

Police ask for help in locating missing Okanagan woman

Police are asking for the public’s help in locating a Penticton area woman who went missing Aug. 7

Snowbird pilot posting not quite a dream come true – but ‘pretty awesome’

Growing up Arpit Mahajan never imagined he would one day become a pilot with the Snowbirds

Tubbers revving up for fifth annual Okanagan Great Ogogogo Bathtub Race

Fundraiser for South Okanagan Similkameen Medical Foundation expected to reach $120,000 this year