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Your morning news in 90: Oct. 15, 2018

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

Drug trafficker who skipped sentencing will have to wait for prison punishment

Former Osoyoos woman was convicted in 2015 for seven drug trafficking charges

Hearts and Hands conference to celebrate health care assistants

The Victoria-based WorkSafeBC conference is happening in Penticton on Oct. 17

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Iconic restaurant in Penticton closing
Homemade breads and sweet treats offered at Petrasek Artisan Bakery
High School Remembrance Ceremony
Postal workers in the Okanagan on rotating strike action

Okanagan feline foster families helping AlleyCATS

A Penticton family has opened their homes to kittens for AlleyCATS Alliance

Annual Tanzania soup fundraiser returns for Princess Margaret and Penticton Secondary School

Staff and students from both schools assembled 2,000 dry soup mix packages to sell

Video: Learn how your vote will be tallied in the municipal election

Laurie Darcus, Chief Election Officer for Penticton, demonstrated how the Accu-Vote machines work

The future of the South Main Drop-In Centre

Two workshops are being held this month to allow input into the development of the property

Parkers Chrysler and Janet Parker donate $30,900 to Discovery House.

The donation is the largest the two have donated to Discovery House.

UPDATE: Missing Penticton woman found

The Penticton RCMP is requesting the public’s assistance

Hoodoo Adventures purchases Chute Lake Resort in Naramata

Penticton outdoor adventure company will operate Naramata resort

Fire destroys home, two vehicles in Kaleden

Crews responded to the blaze at about 10 p.m. on Oct. 11

Your morning news in 90: Oct. 12, 2018

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

Vital Signs report identifies housing and work as problem areas in region

The report graded the South Okanagan-Similkameen region an A- overall

Video: Digging in for burrowing owls in the Okanagan/Nicola Valley

Wildlife organizations working together with the public to help build and repair burrowing owl dens

Free election day bus service and property boundary checks advised

Free transit to the polls and property boundary checks highlighted in city news release

Your morning news in 90: Oct. 11, 2018

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

Area D: Candidates take jabs at past director’s decisions

All three candidates faced off in a forum held in Okanagan Falls

KISU to host swim meet at the Penticton Community Centre this weekend

Parts of the pool will be unavailable to the public during the event

Applications open for annual Santa Claus Parade

The Downtown Penticton Association will be accepting float applications until noon on Nov. 23

Cycling community is rallying for severely injured Penticton man

Aart Van Kooy was injured while riding a trail on the Skaha Bluffs