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Penticton council approves Slackwater Brewing hour changes

Those in favour hope this will revive the city’s nightlife, which dissipated with night club closures

Try your luck at winning a summer supply of wacky milkshakes

The Peach Ice Cream Shop launches Golden Spoon contest

Penticton man charged in quadruple murder makes short but tense court appearance

Family of victims wanted him to “see their faces” at arraignment on May 8, adjourned for three weeks

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Nanaimo Square sit-in takes aim at Penticton city council
Penticton residents react to city's plan to crack down on loitering
Keremeos Elks Rodeo keeps 'em rockin'
Penticton man records public disturbance

Local expert says bears are out looking to replace fat lost in the den

Learning how to ‘bear’ with the black bears in the South Okanagan

Penticton RCMP narrowing down on B&E suspects

Supt. De Jager said officers have suspects in mind, crime spree not unprecedented

Okanagan man in critical condition after assault at beach

A Penticton man has been charged in relation to the incident

Real-world experience in interface firefighting in the Okanagan

Fire chief Larry Watkinson says real-world training was an “incredible experience”

Vaisakhi celebrations a colorful cultural feast in the Okanagan

The Vaisakhi celebrations were a colorful exhibition of culture.

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With summer on its way, the dangers it brings are close behind.…

  • May 6, 2019

Sunshine expected for much of the Okanagan this week

Environment Canada is predicting clear skies and warm temperatures this week.

NHL great will be special guest at Okanagan Colours4Kids event

Scott Niedermayer will be special guest at the sixth annual Wildstone Colours4Kids event in June.

Okanagan roller derby team gearing up for a year of recruitment and training.

Recruitment opens May 9 for skaters of all experience levels

  • May 5, 2019

Warm week ahead in Okanagan

Nothing but sun in forecast, except for possible showers late Monday, and highs will reach 28 C

South Okanagan to have first search dog next year

Kaya, a nine-month-old German Shepard, is in training to work with Oliver Search and Rescue

  • May 5, 2019

Photos: Camper and tire fire at Penticton Speedway

The fire will not affect the event on May 5 at the speedway

  • May 4, 2019

UPDATE: Tire pile and campers ablaze at Penticton Speedway

Blaze allegedly caused by work being done inside one camper, spread to tire pile

Penticton city council to hear report on hosting Ironman triathlon

City staff seek input on two recommendations on five-year agreement to host Ironman Canada