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What’s happening

Follow Social Squad memeber Matthew Abrey to find out what’s happeing this weekend

Family raises money for B.C. man burned in campfire mishap

Harold Duncan-Williams suffered first, second and third degree burns when his shirt caught on fire

Humans locked in for love at Kelowna Shelter

BC SPCA Lock-In for Love hopes to raise $25,000

VIDEO: Vernon-area students read for rank

RCMP visited JW Inglis on Wednesday as part of the Read with Me and the RCMP program.

National Indigenous Peoples Day celebrated

South Okanagan communities celebrate National Indigenous Peoples Day with special events

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Meet Your Farmer: What the Fungus
Saving an endangered language -Syilx Language House
Smart Cities video contest winners
Fathers Day with Discovery House

Summer solstice celebration

The Okanagan’s Largest Summer Solstice celebration is planned for June 21 in Penticton

Okanagan residents getting locked up for B.C. SPCA

SPCA events taking place around the Okanagan raises funds for abused and homeless animals

Skaha Bluffs trail clean up day

The Penticton and Area Cycling Association is hosting a Skaha Bluffs trail clean up day

2nd Penticton Scouts celebrate year end

The 2nd Penticton Scouts wrapped up their year with a celebration at the Skaha Waterpark on June 13

Free fishing allowed for Family Fishing Weekend

Most fishing is being offered for free this weekend in recognition of a celebrated family tradition

Reel in the fun this Father’s Day

Lots going on in the South Okanagan and Similkameen for Father’s Day

Best of the South Okanagan 2018

Penticton Western News readers voted for their favourites in dozens of categories

Nine-year-old launches recycling business in northwest B.C.

With no curb-side pick up recycling in Prince Rupert, one young boy found his niche

What’s happening

It’s dad’s weekend so be sure to check out all of the events in your community

  • Jun 15th, 2018

Lowest tides in years exposes Island seashore

Moon and sun collaborate for significant low tides this summer with more lows predicted to return July 13 and Aug. 11

Good deeds: City Centre Fitness donates to Ride 2 Survive

City Centre Health and Fitness held their annual golf tournament

Norwegian man finds biological family in B.C.

Family reunion for adopted man almost 50 years in the making.

Penticton students DARE to make responsible choices

Skaha Lake Middle School Grade 6 students graduated from the DARE program

Recycle roundup to divert waste from Penticton landfill

London Drugs hosting an event at Cherry Lane Shopping Centre