Local News

Fire season takes mental toll on Okanagan residents

CMHA suggests some mental health coping mechanisms

Clock is ticking on resurgence of First Nation languages

B.C. Indigenous language diversity unique in Canada

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Between the Lakes Pow Wow
Relvis hanging up the blue suedes
Penticton Peach Festival Wrap
Battle of the bins

Lightning ignites 21 new fires across Kamloops Fire Centre

Fifteen of those fires sparked within Okanagan Valley

Peach City Peach Festival heading into final day

The 71st annual Penticton Peach Festival final day Sunday is for all for the kids (of all ages).

Teaming up for alpine adventure camp

Big White and Hoodoo Adventure Co. to offer outdoor experience

  • Aug 10th, 2018

Facing the Okanagan’s future flooding issues

Valley’s water future focus of AGM for Okanagan Basin Water Board

Electoral reform could boost Indigenous representation: Grand Chief

Penticton’s Grand Chief Stewart Phillip touts electoral reform as opportunity for adequate representation

Police say use of panic button unnecessary at Penticton pharmacy

Pharmacist should have used 911 or non-emergency numbers

RCMP Musical Ride steeped in tradition, history

Tradition carries on Thursday for two performances at Prospera Place

Increased fire activity and smoke visibility in Cariboo Fire Centre

High amounts of smoke could be seen over 100 Mile House as of 5 p.m. Wednesday

  • Aug 8th, 2018

Tips to protect yourself under smoky skies

Interior Health suggests ways to avoid breathing smoke-filled air

Penticton blends topics for open house

Upcoming open house to address pot, parking and more

Preparing for Okanagan Valley’s water future

Managing water in a resource climate of flooding, drought and fires

Eat like a pirate on Aug. 15

White Spot’s annual Pirate Pak Day charity fundraiser returns for a ninth straight year

RCMP investigating sexual assault on city employee

City of Penticton employee assaulted while landscaping

Greyback looking for back-to-back wins at Peach bin race

Penticton Peach Festival kicks off with the annual Peach Bin races

New Okanagan College facility gets students job-ready

First class in session today at Trades Training Centre in Vernon

Hot, smoky air in the forecast for Okanagan

Special air quality statement issued due to wildfire smoke