Penticton Today: Property assessments delivered this week

Property assessment notices delivered this week, Osoyoos Chief joins Order of Canada and more news to get your Tuesday started.

Good morning, Penticton.

It will be mainly sunny today with winds of up to 20 kilometres per hour. Expect a high of -7 C and a low of -13 C. At Apex Mountain Resort, it’ll be a beautiful and crisp day. They have seen 25 centimetres of snow in the last 48 hours and sunshine, with a low of -20 C, is in the forecast for today.

For Chief Clarence Louie, the honour of being named to the Order of Canada belongs to the entire Osoyoos Indian Band, not just to him. Read more: Osoyoos Chief joins Order of Canada

Property assessment notices are being mailed out and values posted at the B.C. Assessment website this week.

In world news, twins delivered at a Florida hospital over the New Year’s weekend have different birth years, with one born in 2016 and the other in 2017. Read more: Twins born in different years, 18 minutes apart

Before noon today, Canada’s highest-paid CEOs will earn more than the average working person’s income for all of 2017. Read more: Top CEOs will earn more by today than average Canadian does in 2017

With a win last night Team Canada, which includes two former Penticton Vees players, punched their ticket to the semifinals. Read more: Team Canada headed to World Junior semifinal

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Kripps strikes silver in Austria

Kripps and Lumsden, had the second-fastest runs in both heats

Skiers in the groove at Apex

Competitors in full swing at Canadian Selections this weekend.

Penticton Subway making it fresh for Soupateria

Subway shops are donating 600 inches of subs, 100 cookies and drinks to Soupateria Dec. 20

What’s shaking at the museum

Kids got to learn about earthquakes Saturday at the museum.

All aboard the Summerland Christmas Express

The first train of the Summerland Christmas Express schedule.

All aboard the Summerland Christmas Express

The first train of the Summerland Christmas Express schedule.

Meningococcal clinics open this Sunday

Interior Health is stepping up efforts to get young people vaccinated against Meningococcal.

Update: RCMP arrest domestic assault suspect west of Kamloops.

The RCMP Emergency Response Team made the arrest at around 4:30 p.m.

Owl found dead after eating rat poison leaves B.C. woman concerned

After finding the owl on her Surrey property, Christine Trozzo says the poison is a concern for kids

Change to CPP death benefit panned as insufficient to cover funeral costs

Funeral Services Association of Canada lobbied governments to raise the value to $3,580

#MeToo at work: Employers play a role in fixing culture of sexual harassment

B.C. workplaces are getting ahead of being the next MeToo debacle, calling on experts to train staff

Column: Make it a green Christmas

Instead of purchasing a cuddly stuffie this year, put your money towards helping the real thing.

B.C. woman brain injured in crash as a baby gets $1.1 million in damages

Trial heard the woman was 16 months old, being carried by her mother when they were both hit

Interior Health holding immunization clinic in Vernon Saturday

IH issues list of Okanagan meningococcal immunization clinics

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