Local Business

Nominations sought for Commercial Building Award

The deadline for accepting nominations is Aug. 11

  • Jul 24th, 2017

Businesses feeling effects of extreme conditions

Flooding, wildfires take toll on visitor numbers in Okanagan

The landscape has changed

The Spotlight visited the fire zone today, and spent time with the Incident Management Team

Fire one-third contained, but crews very concerned about the weekend

High winds could force firefighters off the line

  • Jul 14th, 2017

UPDATE: Princeton wildfire hits 200 hectares

Properties along Highway 5A are being evacuated due to the wildfire

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UPDATE: Homes evacuated north of Princeton

Properties in the Summers Creek Road and Dry Lake area are being evacuated

Grand Sommelier Express

Summerland’s Bottleneck Drive Association raised $2,508 for the Kettle Valley Steam Railway Society

Bakery to celebrate fifth anniversary

True Grain Bread in Summerland has received numerous awards since opening in 2012

Forum connects immigrant job seekers and employers

CONNECT 2017 event will to help build the labour force in sectors in need of employees

  • Jun 13th, 2017

Whole Foods owners strike a Fare deal, sell the store

After 40 years in the natural products business, the owners sold the store to Nature’s Fare

Western News partners with 2018 Scotties Tournament of Hearts

Curling Canada announced the Penticton Western News as a Media Partner

  • Jun 2nd, 2017

Local breweries win national awards

Craft brewers in the Okanagan win at Canadian Brewing Awards

  • Jun 2nd, 2017

Parkers supports Discovery House

A Penticton Chrysler dealership is continuing its support of addictions aid and recovery

Cherry Lane moving Urban Dollar to expand food court

Three new restaurant spots are part of wider renovations in the food court area

New location

Artisans of the Okanagan has moved into a new space on Victoria Road North

Farm to School Salad Bar program

Hester Creek Estate Winery awarded for school program

  • May 29th, 2017

Spring release party in Okanagan Falls

Great food, great views and a new release of wines are the menu in Okanagan Falls

  • May 19th, 2017

CoWork hosts learning session with Google partner

Next learning session at CoWork Penticton hosted by Google partner and SEO specialist Stephen Noton

  • May 11th, 2017

COLUMN: Summerland businesses looking for a change

There are a number of exciting new products and services being offered this year in our community

  • May 3rd, 2017