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Grow-op vigilante justice gets man jail time

Grow-op vigilante justice gets man jail time

What his lawyer called “vigilante justice” over a weed grow operation has landed a man jail time

Grow-op vigilante justice gets man jail time
Man arrested after fleeing on motorcycle

Man arrested after fleeing on motorcycle

Penticton police attempted to stop a prohibited driver on an unlicensed motorcycle

Man arrested after fleeing on motorcycle
Struturlam Products vice president Stehpen Tolnai (left) explains the workings of some of the equipment at the Okanagan Falls production plant to NDP candidates Colleen Ross (Boundary-Similkameen) Tarik Sayeed (Penticton) and NDP leader John Horgan during an afternoon tour of the facility, Thursday.                                Mark Brett/Western News

Horgan touts making life more affordable

NDP vows big spending, balanced budget

Struturlam Products vice president Stehpen Tolnai (left) explains the workings of some of the equipment at the Okanagan Falls production plant to NDP candidates Colleen Ross (Boundary-Similkameen) Tarik Sayeed (Penticton) and NDP leader John Horgan during an afternoon tour of the facility, Thursday.                                Mark Brett/Western News
Man calls for judge’s arrest, gets trial date

Man calls for judge’s arrest, gets trial date

A man accused of smuggling guns across the Osoyoos border called for the arrest of a Penticton judge

Man calls for judge’s arrest, gets trial date
Actors needed for unique project in Penticton

Actors needed for unique project in Penticton

A project focusing on the challenges of mental health for youth is looking for actors

Actors needed for unique project in Penticton
Photos: Weezer, The Trews and The Flatliners rock SOEC

Photos: Weezer, The Trews and The Flatliners rock SOEC

The South Okanagan Events Centre played host to a rockin’ night

Photos: Weezer, The Trews and The Flatliners rock SOEC
Oliver Swain adds new machinery

Oliver Swain adds new machinery

Canadian folk artist Oliver Swain is exploring some electronic machinery in his new set

Oliver Swain adds new machinery
Breaking: Jury finds Nield guilty of attacking doctor

Breaking: Jury finds Nield guilty of attacking doctor

Gregory Stanley Nield was found guilty by the 12-person jury hours after they began deliberations

Breaking: Jury finds Nield guilty of attacking doctor
Screenshot from a video from Transportation B.C. of a driver who maneuvered past flaggers into an avalanche closure on the Trans-Canada Highway west of Revelstoke in December.                                Screenshot from Transportation B.C.

Man who drove past flaggers gets jail time

The man who blew past a flagger crew near Revelstoke last year is serving jail time

Screenshot from a video from Transportation B.C. of a driver who maneuvered past flaggers into an avalanche closure on the Trans-Canada Highway west of Revelstoke in December.                                Screenshot from Transportation B.C.
Gregory Stanley Nield, 30, of Summerland is facing two charges in connection with the alleged assault of a Penticton psychiatrist in 2014 at Penticton Regional Hospital. Western News file photo

Trial on alleged doctor attack wraps up

The fate of Gregory Nield will soon be in the hands of the 12-person jury

Gregory Stanley Nield, 30, of Summerland is facing two charges in connection with the alleged assault of a Penticton psychiatrist in 2014 at Penticton Regional Hospital. Western News file photo
Weezer bassist talks summertime single

Weezer bassist talks summertime single

Scott Shriner talks the latest offering from the California rockers Feels Like Summer

Weezer bassist talks summertime single
Officers of the BC Sheriff Services lead Gregory Stanley Nield, 30, of Summerland to a waiting vehcle at the back of the Penticton provicial courthouse Dec. 9, 2014 after he was remanded by a judge for a a 30-day psychiatric assessment.                                Mark Brett/Western News

Doctor takes the stand in hospital assault trial

The trial began Monday for Gregory Stanley Nield who faces one count of aggravated assault

Officers of the BC Sheriff Services lead Gregory Stanley Nield, 30, of Summerland to a waiting vehcle at the back of the Penticton provicial courthouse Dec. 9, 2014 after he was remanded by a judge for a a 30-day psychiatric assessment.                                Mark Brett/Western News
Covering up a killing

Covering up a killing

Grace Robotti admitted she took steps to cover up the killing of Roxanne Louie

Covering up a killing
Gregory Stanley Nield, 30, of Summerland is facing two charges in connection with the alleged assault of a Penticton psychiatrist in 2014 at Penticton Regional Hospital.                                Western News file photo

Trial delayed a week for alleged Penticton doctor attack

The trial for Gregory Stanley Nield will begin Monday, April 3

Gregory Stanley Nield, 30, of Summerland is facing two charges in connection with the alleged assault of a Penticton psychiatrist in 2014 at Penticton Regional Hospital.                                Western News file photo
Dummiez get some self-help

Dummiez get some self-help

The latest offering by Many Hats Theatre explores the human mind, and waiting rooms

Dummiez get some self-help
Jury selection begins for alleged assault of Penticton doctor

Jury selection begins for alleged assault of Penticton doctor

Jury members were selected Monday for the March 28 trial of Gregory Nield

Jury selection begins for alleged assault of Penticton doctor
Angel Violet Dyck, 28, pleaded guilty to one count of kidnapping and one count of being unlawfully in a house or dwelling.                                Western News file photo

Three years for kidnapping and home invasion

A Penticton woman has just under two more years left to serve in custody after getting sentenced

Angel Violet Dyck, 28, pleaded guilty to one count of kidnapping and one count of being unlawfully in a house or dwelling.                                Western News file photo
Paramedics enter final push for referendum

Paramedics enter final push for referendum

Paramedics are seeking signatures as a step towards becoming an essential service

Paramedics enter final push for referendum
Business owner Jukka Laurio with some of his prized bud at his Westminster Avenue Herbal Greeen Apothecary shop.                                File photo

RCMP order three dispensaries to cease operations

Penticton RCMP ordered three dispensaries in town to cease operations or face the consequences

Business owner Jukka Laurio with some of his prized bud at his Westminster Avenue Herbal Greeen Apothecary shop.                                File photo
A proposal to build a full-service hotel on the Centennial RV Park land is gaining steam in Oliver. - Image Credit: centennialrvpark.com Photo/Google Maps

Hotel chain eager to build in Oliver

A full service hotel may be coming to Oliver as soon as summer 2018

A proposal to build a full-service hotel on the Centennial RV Park land is gaining steam in Oliver. - Image Credit: centennialrvpark.com Photo/Google Maps