Local News

Video: Loving Mugs Chili Cook-off returns to Penticton Art Gallery

The fundraiser saw 12 chilis competing for top honours.

  • Feb 22, 2019

Penticton Salvation Army provides tax filing assistance

Partnering with the CRA, all are welcome to utilize the service beginning Feb. 27

  • Feb 22, 2019

Racers wanted for Penticton soap box derby

Attendees will get to meet professional race car driver Austin Riley

  • Feb 22, 2019

Silt slide south of Summerland on Highway 97

Traffic was delayed approx. 30 minutes, not related to rock slide north of Summerland

Penticton Library hosts workshop to handle stress

The event is open to the public and runs March 1 at 12 p.m.

Never too early to begin enjoying books in the Okanagan

Books for Babies is a program where children getting their first immunization shot get free books

Responders save man who friends say overdosed on fentanyl
'Once in a lifetime opportunity' for Penticton minor hockey players
Neighbour remembers man who lost his life in deadly Huth Ave. fire
Aerial view of Highway 97 Slide

UPDATE: Skier from Denmark dies at Revelstoke Mountain Resort

No foul play is suspected

  • Feb 22, 2019

Okanagan set for sunny weekend

Skies will remain mostly clear, temp will remain mild during the day and dip slightly overnight

B.C. business women pitch products to stars at Oscars

One attending the Luxury Gifting Suites in Hollywood, other helping stack the swag bags

Decluttering trend means it’s an opportune time to collect: curator

Bargain-priced pieces up for bid in Okanagan gallery’s “attic treasures” online auction

Penticton man cashes in $500,000 Daily Grand lotto ticket

Harald Naegel won using his regular five numbers

‘His kids were No. 1’: Wife remembers man shot dead in Kamloops

Wife of Kamloops shooting victim describes him as loving, hardworking family man

Residents of Oliver OK with 9 per cent tax increase

The increase is a result of the cost of policing being turned over to the town

Niedermayer jersey retirement ceremony a dream come true

Penticton minor hockey players bring home memories of a lifetime from Niedermayer jersey retirement

Oliver mayor will push for tiered approach to RCMP cost increases

MLA Linda Larson says mayor is up against “a very old, heavy, federal machine”

2019 Young Stars Tournament in Okanagan cancelled

Lack of NHL teams participating led to the cancellation, may return in future years

30 km/hr speed limit remains for downtown Penticton

Councillor Katie Robinson was the only one who opposed the motion

Penticton ‘pot-caster’ talks politics and weed sales

Pot podcaster Daniel Eastman says B.C. has kind of dropped the ball as far as legalization goes

New city benches, shelters will have anti-sleeping bars

Council voted on Feb. 19 to contract Pattison for new infrastructure

Penticton 24/7 Convenience Store robbed at knife point

No injuries were reported following the Feb. 6 incident, police on lookout for knife-wielding bandit