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Members for Parks and Recreation Advisory Committee

The committee will seat 13 members to advise on current operations, upcoming projects, and more

Woman charged with manslaughter of her boyfriend elects jury trial

Penticton woman chooses a jury trial for manslaughter charge

Oliver hosting grape-stomping good time

The annual Festival of the Grape is promising to be bigger and more fun than ever

Penticton Election Day Special
Going Legal: How cannabis legalization is changing this man's business
Fest of Ale benefits many in the South Okanagan Similkameen
2018 Penticton Business Excellence Awards

Tempering the Okanagan cannabis legalization ‘gold rush’

Retail selling of marijuana offers potential business opportunities and pitfalls

Two-vehicle collision slows traffic at Eckhardt and Martin Street

Minor injuries are reported, the cause is still under investigation

Your morning news in 90: Sept. 26, 2018

Tune in for 90 seconds to get the top headlines for the Okanagan, Shuswap and Similkameen.

Reminder to slow down in school zones issued

City of Penticton Bylaw Services and RCMP issue reminder to slow down in school zones

Campers causing a mess along Okanagan River Channel

Homeless people frequently camp along the pathway next to the channel in Penticton

Injured mountain biker rescued from trail

A helicopter was needed to safely extricate a injured mountain biker from Blind Mice trails

Dog control ramping up on Okanagan Rail Trail

RDNO taking extra precautions to ensure dogs remain on leash

Phone scam uses false RCMP ID on call display

North Okanagan RCMP say there are applications that allow people to change, hide call display info

Penticton neighbourhood surprised by emergency response team activity

RCMP officers were conducting emergency response training

Penticton teen performing in support of YES Project at the Dream Café

Jessica Singleton is donated money from her Sept. 28 show at the Dream Café to the YES Project.

Pawsitive response by the community for 60-plus surrendered cats

Community comes together to help surrendered cats at Penticton SPCA

Mowers working along Highway 97 in Penticton

Argo crews will be operating mowing machines along the highway from Sept. 25-28

Reduced traffic flow on portion of Skaha Lake Road scheduled for Sept. 26 to Nov. 2

Section of the road between Galt and Brandon Ave. will be reduced to two lanes for utility upgrades

Fire Smart project work underway at Baldy Mountain Resort

A fuel break is being created to decrease the opportunity for wildfire behaviour

Your morning news in 90: Sept. 25, 2018

Tune in for 90 seconds to get the top headlines for the Okanagan, Shuswap and Similkameen.

Who’s running for Osoyoos town council?

A look at the candidates for mayor and council in Osoyoos