Local Business

New places for good eats and sweet treats in downtown Kelowna

This last week has seen the downtown core of Kelowna bustling with new spots to enjoy street food, gelato and an abundance of brew on tap.

Tom Harris memorial fundraiser supports kids camps

Tom Harris Legacy Fund sends over 200 underpriviledged local kids to camp this summer.

Penticton and Summerland take majority of business awards

9 winners from Penticton and Summerland at Thompson Okanagan Business Excellence Awards

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The luxury home auction returns to the Okanagan
Behind the wheel: Taxi driving is the new bartending
Behind the wheel: From stay-at-home-mom to entrepreneur
Behind the wheel: A look at who is driving the taxi industry in Kelowna

Peter’s Bros. scores $9M federal contract to repave highway in Jasper

The Penticton-based company is expected to complete the highway repaving project by late-October

Wild Goose Vineyards big winners at All Canadian Wine Championships

Two Best of show trophies for the Okanagan Falls-based winery

Best Of: Penticton Foundry strives to be different in their industry

Penticton Foundry earns Business of the Year

  • Jun 16, 2018

Best Of: Valley First putting their customers first

Winners of the Best Customer Service award, as voted by Penticton Western News readers

Best of: La Casa Ouzeria provides a true family dining experience

Penticton Western News readers chose La Casa Ouzeria for Best Overall Restaurant

Best Of: Rise Wellness Centre recognized as best new business

Rise Wellness chosen as the New Business of the Year at the Best of the South Okanagan awards

South Okanagan attraction makes TripAdvisor Hall of Fame

For eight straight years the Osoyoos attraction has received an Award of Excellence

Canada’s longest-running restaurant chain turns 90

White Spot celebrates the milestone with a special menu and commemorative coins.

Speciality canning shop goes back to roots

Stacey’s Specialty Canning and Goods opened on April 13 in Lumby.

SilverStar reaches new heights with gondola

Vernon ski resort installing new feature, with opening date set for July 7

Vernon woman captures prestigious forestry honour

Tanya Wick from Tolko wins Women In Forest Award of Excellence

Penticton businesses nominated for Top 10 Foodies honours

A number of South Okanagan businesses make Top 10 Foodies nominations for magazine

Black Hills starts search for a new head winemaker

Winemaker moving to pursue personal projects

  • May 17, 2018

City wants local business success stories

City of Penticton economic development team aims to raise the profile of local business

Business duo shares love of the Okanagan

New Okanagan business Locality ready to ship first subscription box

KingFisher boat supports Okanagan water safety

Southern Interior Safe Boating Society gets a newly outfitted rig from business/Vernon Yacht Club

Whisky garners accolades for Penticton distillery

The whisky received a silver medal at the Canadian Artisan Spirits Awards