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Oliver crime forum sparks lively debate

The event saw over 300 attendees on Aug. 28 at the Oliver Community Centre

Kelowna bus stop destroyed by vehicle

A bus stop was smashed by a vehicle in the Glenmore Road area

Okanagan College offering continuing education courses in cannabis

From business fundamentals to growing your own cannabis, Okanagan College offering education courses

Penticton arts and culture all candidates forum
Nominees celebrated at Mayor's Nominee Dinner for Business Excellence Awards
64 cats and kittens surrendered to South Okanagan-Similkameen SPCA
Canoers set out for Okanagan Nation Salmon Feast

Down and dirty for South Okanagan burrowing owls

Volunteers needed for a series of work camps to restory burrowing owl dens

Big changes coming to Penticton nightclub

Currently the Blue Mule Night Club, shareholders have plans to turn the venue into a craft brewery

Penticton woman running back-to-school supplies drive

The drive is collecting items for all school-age students in Penticton

Pioneer rancher remembers wife with gift to Penticton hospital

Okanagan Falls area rancher Tony Thompson donates $30,000 to hospital campaign

Orange glow ribbon campaign supporting firefighters keeps growing

Penticton woman’s campaign to recognize firefighting efforts is starting to spread

South Okanagan winery grows new support for viticulture students

Black Hills Estate Winery created a new scholarship for viticulture students at Okanagan College

Key to the SOEC winner announced

Tim Frayne was the winner of the Key to the SOEC for the next year’s ticketed shows

New crime prevention initiative rolled out for Penticton and area

In conjunction with Penticton/South Okanagan Similkameen RCMP and the City of Penticton

Transportation Ministry encourage private operators to fill Greyhound gap in Okanagan

No direct response to proposal by Kelowna transit union to use existing transit buses to serve valley

Former Penticton Knights player featured in TSN doc is now homeless

Former Penticton Knights player Joe Murphy is the focus of a TSN original feature

RONA Penticton raising funds for OSNS

All proceeds will go to the Okanagan Similkameen Neurological Society

Kelowna transit union to propose B.C. Transit bus for Okanagan

Union wants bus based out of Kelowna to run between Penticton and Vernon

Working together on the economy

Penticton develops partnership for economic development

Little Learners Academy receives $5,000 donation

Gift came from Valley First to support new kitchen at center in Okanagan College Penticton Campus

Head of school sought for Unisus

Private school in Summerland to open in September

  • Feb 1st, 2018

Tourism keeps going through the haze

The negative effect on Okanagan tourism activities wasn’t universal though

Troops heading to Lumby to lend a hand with wildfires

Canadian Armed Forces coming to relieve firefighters at Harris Creek Thursday