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Salmon Arm student gets national recognition

Maggie Manning receives prestigious Terry Fox Humanitarian scholarship

  • Jun 27th, 2018

Okanagan horse fundraiser a success

The North Okanagan Therapeutic Riding Association held its first barn dance fundraiser on Saturday.

Former Kelowna woman receives prestigious service medal

Michelle Bonneau, the founder of Her International, was awarded the Meritorious Service Medal

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Ride Don’t Hide Penticton event raises funds, awareness

On Sunday, more than 90 riders cycled in the 6th annual Ride Don’t Hide event in Penticton

VIDEO: Columbia River Salmon Ceremony engages youth

Ceremony held in Castlegar encourages the next generation to continue the work to bring salmon home

Pigs crash yoga class in B.C.

First it was goats, now it’s pigs — you can get downward dog with the whole farm in Aldergrove

Your Penticton with Cherie Morgan

Find out why people in your community love Penticton

Out and about in Penticton with the Western News

Elvis fest and Beach Cruise combine for a killer weekend

  • Jun 24th, 2018

Sea of orange on Parkway field

Annual Parkway Elementary School Marathon

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

National Indigenous Peoples Day celebrated

South Okanagan communities celebrate National Indigenous Peoples Day with special events

VIDEO: Vernon-area students read for rank

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

Do you have what it takes to be Miss BC?

‘It’s one of those adventures in life. Try something, try new things.’

Summer solstice celebration

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

Best of the South Okanagan 2018

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

Okanagan residents getting locked up for B.C. SPCA

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