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Opening of Penticton sports fields may be delayed

Prolonged winter temperatures and snow accumulation may delay opening of fields

Icy roads leads to vehicle ending up in Skaha Lake

Third vehicle in one day that ended up sliding off icy roads into the lake

Interior Health hospitals to serve more made in B.C. food

New initiative by the Ministry of Agriculture to serve more B.C. produced food in hospitals

2019 Okanoggin Barbers Underwear Show
Security Footage: Welcome Mat Thief
Cycling Without Age
What's up, Penticton?

Canadian travel blog highlights best outdoor activities around Penticton

Hike Bike Travel created a list of different ways to explore the area this spring

Penticton city council working on respective election platform projects

Find out what the mayor, councillors have been working on since their election in October 2018

Penticton tourist’s claim for reimbursement during wildfire season dismissed

Tourist was asking for reimbursement for motel cancellation

Penticton’s 2018 Family Day events raise over $2,100 for PMHA

The money will help young players’ families afford the extra expense of playing hockey

South Okanagan landfill hours expanding

Landfill hours in Keremeos, Penticton, Okanagan Falls, Oliver extending hours for spring/summer

  • Mar 7, 2019

DPA looking to partner with City of Penticton for civic events

The association spends $141,000 annually on Canada Day, Santa Clause Parade and other celebrations

Feminine products free of charge in Okanagan Skaha school district

Number of B.C. school districts are announcing the end of coin-operated feminine product dispensers

Two vehicles slide into Okanagan Lake on Highway 97

Truck slides off Highway 97, just north of Penticton, into the lake

Penticton man has wallet with father’s ashes inside go missing

The wallet went missing the evening of March 2 at a Penticton pub

Penticton’s Rory McIvor finally gets his ‘way’

City council approved renaming a portion of Fairview Road to Rory McIvor Way

Penticton upholds resolution for free veteran parking

The 2013 resolution allows veterans with valid B.C. plates free parking in paid lots, meter spots

Man with violent past arrested by Penticton RCMP

Cody Pelletier had previously been behind bars for manslaughter of a teen in Surrey

Okanagan Valley referenced as “exciting place to travel to drink wine”

The list, compiled by Matador Network, features seven wine regions to visit in 2019

Kelowna’s Sikhs countering racist acts of vandalism

A Sikh ‘Community Open House’ will be held Thursday

Volunteers needed to redesign Penticton Health Centre waiting area

The collaboration commitment would last up to 4 months

B.C. Indigenous woman appointed to Canada’s gun advisory committee

First Nations and northern voices were both missing in discussions

Penticton taxpayers to pay 3.6 per cent more in 2019

City council approved budget with few changes