Local News

Opposition to Parks Canada managing park reserve in South Okanagan-Similkameen continues

Okanagan Similkameen Parks Society says it rejects proposal completely

Okanagan-based BC Wildfire Services air tankers help in Washington State fire

Two air tankers and bird dog plane from the Penticton base help with Washington State wildfire

Penticton reaches settlement deal with municipal workers

Members of CUPE Local 608 will have an opportunity to ratify the deal on July 9

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Rich the Vegan visits Penticton
Ironman officially returns to Penticton
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Penticton Piccolofondo and Granfondo Climb

Foundry Penticton youth centre officially opens

The centre is the result of collaboration between multiple organizations and years of fundraising

Fresh start for 20 women fleeing abuse in Penticton area

The Rotary Club of Penticton earmarked $10,000 for hope chests for SOWINS’ clients

Okanagan-Shuswap weather: cloudy, showers expected

Environment Canada is calling for rain across the Okanagan tomorrow

Interior Health defends needle distribution in Penticton, calls for collaborative solutions

IH said the provincial program is cost-effective and a point of contact for those needing help

BC Wildfire called in to help battle U.S. blaze near Osoyoos

BC Wildfire Service is helping with air support

Intercity bus service to operate in South Okanagan and Similkameen Valley

Service will operate in the South Okanagan from Kaslo to Vancouver along Hwy 1, 3, 3A and 31

Emergency crews rescue injured mountain biker from Campbell Mountain

The biker’s injuries were determined to be non-life threatening and he was transported to PRH

Okanagan-Shuswap weather: sunny

Enjoy the sun; Environment Canada is calling for a rainy next couple of days

Scheer pulls no punches in Okanagan door knocking

Conservative Party leader Andrew Scheer was door knocking in Penticton Tuesday

City acknowledges Okanagan indigenous band’s jurisdiction over channel properties

While there is some question over ownership the city acknowledges PIB jurisdiction

RCMP search for suspects of Canada Day assault in downtown Kelowna

The victim’s injuries, although serious, are not believed to be life-threatening

National park reserve gets the go ahead

Proposed park will be 273 square kms in the Mt. Kobau, Spotted Lake, Kipoola areas

Penticton Salvation Army receives $4,348.67 donation

Valley First money helps during summer donation slow down, say volunteers

Police chase ends in arrest of two suspects in Summerland after attempted carjacking

Male suspect pulled out a weapon and tried to steal car at Penticton gas station

Come out to the Naramata Centre BBQ on July 7

Event welcomes all abilities, cultures, ethnicities, gender identities and sexual orientations