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Meet Your Farmer: Eastwood Organic Orchards is focused on clean farming

Lorena and Jim Wood started farming in East Kelowna in 1995. Here’s a little bit of their story.

The landscape has changed

The Spotlight visited the fire zone today, and spent time with the Incident Management Team

Evac order lifted for 47 Princeton properties

Update: 12 p.m. Residents of 47 properties in Princeton are able to…

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Rose Valley Veterinary Hospital gets AAHA accredited
Certified KonMari Consultants take over Kelowna
How does the luxury home auction work in Lake Country
The luxury home auction returns to the Okanagan

Covert Winery takes home gold

Oliver winery wins big at eighth annual International Organic Wine Awards in Germany

“It looks like a really good day” – Wildfire BC

Cooler temperatures aiding suppression efforts

Fire one-third contained, but crews very concerned about the weekend

High winds could force firefighters off the line

  • Jul 14, 2017

More families flee homes

Twenty more families are being evacuated tonight, as their homes sit in…

UPDATE: Princeton wildfire hits 200 hectares

Properties along Highway 5A are being evacuated due to the wildfire

UPDATE: Homes evacuated north of Princeton

Properties in the Summers Creek Road and Dry Lake area are being evacuated

Best of: Canadian Tire proud of customer service reputation

Canadian Tire receives Best Overall Customer Service in the Best of the South Okanagan awards

Best of: Peters Bros. making the community stronger

Peters Bros. Construction won the Best Business of the Year in the Best of South Okanagan awards

Best of: Patio Burger creating a buzz on the beach

Patio Burger wins New Business of the Year in the Best of the South Okanagan Awards

Forum connects immigrant job seekers and employers

CONNECT 2017 event will to help build the labour force in sectors in need of employees

  • Jun 13, 2017

Whole Foods owners strike a Fare deal, sell the store

After 40 years in the natural products business, the owners sold the store to Nature’s Fare

Liquidity Wines celebrates international awards

Okanagan Falls winery wins prestigious wine awards

  • Jun 4, 2017

Western News partners with 2018 Scotties Tournament of Hearts

Curling Canada announced the Penticton Western News as a Media Partner

  • Jun 2, 2017

Local breweries win national awards

Craft brewers in the Okanagan win at Canadian Brewing Awards

  • Jun 2, 2017

Parkers supports Discovery House

A Penticton Chrysler dealership is continuing its support of addictions aid and recovery

Cherry Lane moving Urban Dollar to expand food court

Three new restaurant spots are part of wider renovations in the food court area

Solid growth in tree fruit industry

Things are looking up for B.C.’s fruit industry, according to census figures…