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Vees wooing top NHL draft prospect

Vees wooing top NHL draft prospect

The Penticton Vees organization is hoping that an exciting young talent will plant his skates firmly in the Okanagan once he gets a taste on Thursday.

Granfondo searching for race volunteers

The 2011 Valley First Granfondo Axel Merckx Okanagan is looking for volunteers for a broad range of roles.
Margetts ready to reach Olympic heights

Margetts ready to reach Olympic heights

Representing Canada in the Olympics for half-pipe skiing was never a dream for Matt Margetts.

Eathorne excited to caddy for promising golfer

A.J. Eathorne laughs when asked what it’s like to be a caddy.
Port Moody takes Barn Burner tourney

Port Moody takes Barn Burner tourney

Port Moody defeated the Edmonton Warriors to win the midget Barn Burner tournament hosted by Penticton.
Gymnaestrada a hit with kids

Gymnaestrada a hit with kids

Fitkidz’ 2011 BC Gymnaestrada was popular with its young participants last weekend.
Canucks fever thrives on Kilwinning St.

Canucks fever thrives on Kilwinning St.

Kilwinning Street may look like just another street in Penticton, but once you reach the house numbered 1165, things change.

Volunteer meeting for first Valley First Granfondo Axel Merckx Okanagan

The 1st annual Valley First Granfondo Axel Merckx Okanagan is taking place July 9 and 10 in Penticton.
Local BMXers deliver results at home

Local BMXers deliver results at home

Penticton’s BMX Club had a strong showing on its home track Saturday.
Equestrian rider helps Canada land international prize

Equestrian rider helps Canada land international prize

Spectacular is how Mariah Chapman described helping Canada win the coveted Inter Pacific Exchange Nations trophy.