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Penticton Vees acquire forward Luc Wilson in trade with Cowichan Valley

Departing is 20-year-old Penticton native Jack Barnes


Okanagan Paralympian named to Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame

Three-time world and Paralympic gold medalist Sonja Gaudet is part of 11-member class


Shuswap disc golf course nearly finished but parking lot may slow momentum

City of Salmon Arm wants to see place to park ready before welcome sign adorns course


Former Vees D-man Poolman inks NHL contract

Blueliner Colton Poolman signs with the Calgary Flames

Okanagan Mascot Games returning to Penticton this July

HarVee and the Vancouver Canucks’ Fin are among the 24 mascots coming to the South Okanagan

  • Feb 24, 2020

Naude lands another podium in freestyle skiing.

Penticton’s Andi Naude was thrilled with her performance on the Olympic mogul course.

Vees host BCHL’s best Wenatchee tonight.

The BCHL’s top team visits the Penticton Vees tonite at the South…

Bast plays hero for Vees in OT

A never quit attitude helped the Penticton Vees defeat the Trail Smoke Eaters 4-3 in overtime.

Ice Dragons win Superheart female tournament

The atom Ice Dragons struck for gold in female hockey tournament.

ITU expected to draw more than 12,000 to Penticton

Michael Brown said it has been a process getting ready to host the 2017 ITU world championships.

Junior Lakers ready for playoffs

The Lakers won two games in the Sweet 16 Junior Girls’ Basketball Championships at Immaculata.

Okanagan Wild lacrosse fills need in area

Martin Gardner said the Okanagan getting a B.C.ILL team was needed.

Lakers fourth quarter killers and Mustangs ready for playoffs

The Pen High Lakers senior boys basketball team call themselves the “fourth quarter killers.”

Five Apex Ski Club members qualify for nationals

Five Apex Ski Club (ASC) members will face Canada’s best after qualifying…

  • Feb 8, 2017

Laker makes next round of Team B.C. cuts

Daniel Everton advanced through the first cut for Team B.C.’s under-18 volleyball team.

Lakers red shirt player fires up basketball team

The Pen High Lakers bench went crazy after Jackson Coates drained a shot from three-point range.

  • Feb 8, 2017

Naude lands her second podium in Deer Valley

Penticton’s Andi Naude was part of the Canadian contingent that delivered strong…

  • Feb 8, 2017

Sillinger commits to Bemidji State

The Penticton Vees Jr. A Hockey Club has announced that forward Owen Sillinger has committed to Bemidji State University for the 2018-2019 season.

Vees getting game back

The Penticton Vees are starting to feel like their old selves again.…

  • Feb 8, 2017

World Curling Tour men’s event coming

Penticton will welcome curling’s top players over four days in October.

  • Feb 8, 2017