Good morning Penticton. There will be a mix of sun and clouds today with expected highs of up to 12C this afternoon.
Local news: Penticton drivers are still not getting the message about texting and driving. RCMP said they issued just over $10,000 in fines in a 10-hour timeframe recently. Read more: Penticton distracted drivers.
A rash of thefts from vehicles have police reminding people not to keep valuables in their vehicles. Read more: RCMP files: Jewellery theft and more break ins
Provincial news: The 21-year-old man charged with killing a teen and severely injuring another at an Abbotsford school had no connection to them. Investigators said he is a man with no fixed address and is originally from Alberta. Read more on this here.
Business: Two Oliver wineries are celebrating milestones, one winning a major award and the other has been in business for 30 years. Read more: Oliver winery named Canada’s Safety Employer and Markin: Three decades of innovation
Entertainment: It will be Youth Gone Wild tonight at the Penticton Trade and Convention Centre as Sebastian Bach, who was the frontman of Skid Row, performs during a stop on his tour in Canada. Read more: Buckcherry, Sebastian Bach and The Wild! set date in Penticton. Opening is Kelowna band The Wild! read more about them here in this interview with the Western News.