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A laboratory technician holds a dose of a COVID-19 novel coronavirus vaccine candidate that's ready for trial on monkeys at the National Primate Research Center of Thailand. (Mladen Antonov | AFP)

WEB POLL: Will you take a vaccine for COVID-19?

Doses are expected to arrive in the new year

WEB POLL: Would you like to see the proposed highway connecting Red Deer to Kamloops built?

WEB POLL: Would you like to see the proposed highway connecting Red Deer to Kamloops built?

The idea to build a highway connecting Highway 11 at Saskatchewan River…

A recent survey conducted by Leger and commissioned by Coast Capital Savings found that 50 per cent of B.C. parents are stressed about back to school costs. (Photo from Unsplash)
A recent survey conducted by Leger and commissioned by Coast Capital Savings found that 50 per cent of B.C. parents are stressed about back to school costs. (Photo from Unsplash)
An participant on the cycling section gets some roadside encouragement during a previous Penticton Ironman. (Western News file photo)
An participant on the cycling section gets some roadside encouragement during a previous Penticton Ironman. (Western News file photo)
Vote for your favourite Easter treat! (Photo from Pixabay)
Vote for your favourite Easter treat! (Photo from Pixabay)
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Here's a roundup of this week's headlines
The Santa Claus Parade is just one of the civic events the City of Penticton has assumed ownership for from the Downtown Penticton Association (DPA). Now members of council and the DPA are in a dispute as to who should host the events and the manor in which the events were handed over to the city. (Mark Brett - Western News)
The Santa Claus Parade is just one of the civic events the City of Penticton has assumed ownership for from the Downtown Penticton Association (DPA). Now members of council and the DPA are in a dispute as to who should host the events and the manor in which the events were handed over to the city. (Mark Brett - Western News)
Penticton’s last farmers’ market of 2018 took place on Oct. 27. With spring fast approaching, the market is set to return April 20, 2019. Jordyn Thomson - Western News
Penticton’s last farmers’ market of 2018 took place on Oct. 27. With spring fast approaching, the market is set to return April 20, 2019. Jordyn Thomson - Western News
Coates Hardware has been closed for decades but the sign still remains on the back of 251 Main Street. Do you think this and other signs of old businesses should be preserved as part of the city’s heritage? Jordyn Thomson - Western News
Coates Hardware has been closed for decades but the sign still remains on the back of 251 Main Street. Do you think this and other signs of old businesses should be preserved as part of the city’s heritage? Jordyn Thomson - Western News
The National Energy Board released its recommendations today but the restart of construction of the controversial crude conduit from Edmonton to Burnaby, B.C., still faces hurdles. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)

Poll: How do you feel about the Trans Mountain Pipeline

The National Energy Board has come out with continued support of the pipeline

  • Feb 22, 2019
The National Energy Board released its recommendations today but the restart of construction of the controversial crude conduit from Edmonton to Burnaby, B.C., still faces hurdles. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)
Fishers take to the frozen waters of Monte Lake for long weekend ice fishing Sunday, Feb. 17. (Niña Monica Lim photo)

Poll: What do you think of Family Day weekend’s move?

Until this year, Family Day has fallen on the second Monday in February

Fishers take to the frozen waters of Monte Lake for long weekend ice fishing Sunday, Feb. 17. (Niña Monica Lim photo)
Poll: Do you and your significant other celebrate Valentine’s Day? Why or why not?
Poll: Do you and your significant other celebrate Valentine’s Day? Why or why not?
Photot by MoTI Okanagan Shuswap Twitter
Photot by MoTI Okanagan Shuswap Twitter
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Web Poll: Do you think the licensing costs for dispensaries in Penticton is fair?

Let us know if you think the proposed application and licensing fee is justified

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