Tara Bowie

Arts Rising Festival to consume Penticton

Festival includes film, photography, music, dance, dinner theatre, storytelling and more

Mosquito control sucks up budget

Mosquitos are sucking more than blood from taxpayers in the region this…

Uncork the Sun for Oliver’s Sunshine Festival

This year’s event takes place August 18 from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. in Oliver Community Park

Pirate Pak Day is today

Ahoy! Adult pirate pak’s are back again today only at White Spot.…

Ventriloquist finds her voice through puppets

Kellie Haines, who has Tourette’s syndrome, is performing at the Penticton Peach Festival

Fire conditions prompt regional ban on motorized vehicles

If you were thinking of taking your motorized vehicle into the back…

RDOS moves ahead with Summerland landfill as home of regional compost facility

The Summerland landfill is officially the top choice for a regional compost…

Staff recommending Summerland landfill for regional compost facility

Directors to discuss recommendation Summerland preferred site for compost facility.

Keremeos Fire chief outraged over photos taken at fatal collision

Show some respect and put your phone away at collision sites, Keremeos fire chief.

Regional directors call for more fire smart programs

Several Regional District of Okanagan-Similkmeen directors questioned if government was doing enough

Gustafsen fire evacuees settling in in Keremeos

Evacuees from the Gustafsen (100 Mile House) fire have taken refuge at the Elks rodeo grounds.

Hedley fires quickly snuffed out

Forestry crews was on scene this morning doing further cleanup

Diapers help with all kind of moisture problems

Community members and area politicians pledge to reduce water consumption

‘Water bombers came in the nick of time’

Rose Terbasket’s home near Cawston was saved by water bombers with just a few minutes to spare.

Director with smallest population has highest expenses

Elef Christensen, Area G (Rural Keremeos) director claimed $10,826 in expenses last year

Report of armed man shuts down road near Cawston

Incident involving a man with a gun closed the Fairview-Cawston Road for about three hours

Boundary-Similkameen MLA objects to composting facility location

MLA Linda Larson has come out hard against the region possibly locating…

Accident shuts down Highway 3

Vehicle caught on fire after being in an accident on Highway 3

Volunteers continue sandbagging efforts in Olalla

Water continues to rise in Olalla. Neighbours and friends came out on Tuesday and Wednesday to help.

High water threatens Grist Mill

Volunteers worked quickly to fill sandbags and put them in place to protect the mill from high water