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South Okanagan residents reminded of Sage Mesa boil water notice

Excessive turbidity in Okanagan Lake is causing issues with the Sage Mesa water system

Penticton panhandler not deterred by trash

City staff moved trash and recycling bins into a regular panhandling spot to deter the practice

Vehicle crashes into fence on Main Street

An elderly man was released by paramedics after about 15 minutes in the back of an ambulance

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Osoyoos, Similkameen flooding 'will happen'
Alleged assault on police officer in Hedley

$650 stolen from Penticton store

Police seeking man who asked for vehicle assistance when money was stolen

City working to keep up with Penticton’s diminishing housing

The city has four projects underway, but privately owned affordable housing dissipating

Canadian Forces coming to help Twin Lakes

The Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen said 44 Canadian Forces deployed

Boaters and floaters advised to stay off water in South Okanagan-Similkameen

The RDOS is asking residents and visitors to be mindful of their boating activities

Accident stalls traffic in Summerland

An early morning motor vehicle incident in Summerland

23 Osoyoos properties on evac alert

The alert comes as the lake continues to rise from mountain snow melting into nearby rivers

Keeping Kelowna’s lakeshore drains clear

Huge pumps to be used to keep lake water from backing up drainage systems along the lakeshore

Legalizing cannabis a monumental shift

Tourism and business leaders need regulatory direction

Okanagan-Similkameen mass alert system coming

Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen is preparing to implement a mass notifications solution

Vision for Memorial Arena available for viewing

The concept for the Penticton arena will be available on May 29 and 30 between 5 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.

Osoyoos Lake shows tepid growth as long weekend approaches

Similkameen and Okanagan rivers showing diminished flows into lake as week wears on

Osoyoos Lake expected to clear historic 917-foot mark

Officials took questions from residents and updated the community on flooding Tuesday evening

Kelowna woman nabbed for alleged theft from vehicle in Oliver

Raven Graham, 21, facing 6 charges, including obstruction of justice, RCMP says

Osoyoos hotel hopes to reopen early June after flooded by lake

Coast Osoyoos Hotel has been closed for about six days, now, after losing power from high lake water

Family pet alerts Penticton residents to fire

A dog alerted residents of a Finnerty Road home to an early morning fire

Sexual assault near Vernon schools investigated

Alleged incident took place Monday on Fulton Road

South Okanagan vineyard hotel moving ahead

A boutique hotel in a vineyard on the Naramata Bench received support from city council