Local Business

Port of Prince Rupert names Shaun Stevenson as new CEO

Stevenson has worked for the port for 21 years as vice president of trade development

Penticton and Summerland take majority of business awards

9 winners from Penticton and Summerland at Thompson Okanagan Business Excellence Awards

Best Of: Penticton Foundry strives to be different in their industry

Penticton Foundry earns Business of the Year

  • Jun 16th, 2018

Best of: La Casa Ouzeria provides a true family dining experience

Penticton Western News readers chose La Casa Ouzeria for Best Overall Restaurant

Best Of: Rise Wellness Centre recognized as best new business

Rise Wellness chosen as the New Business of the Year at the Best of the South Okanagan awards

Canada’s longest-running restaurant chain turns 90

White Spot celebrates the milestone with a special menu and commemorative coins.

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Low-cost airline Swoop launches in Canada
Morneau: Feds would back new Trans Mountain investors
Sears Canada job losses very sad, says former executive
Shopper sad about Sears, as chain holds liquidation sales

Speciality canning shop goes back to roots

Stacey’s Specialty Canning and Goods opened on April 13 in Lumby.

SilverStar reaches new heights with gondola

Vernon ski resort installing new feature, with opening date set for July 7

Vernon woman captures prestigious forestry honour

Tanya Wick from Tolko wins Women In Forest Award of Excellence

Black Hills starts search for a new head winemaker

Winemaker moving to pursue personal projects

  • May 17th, 2018

Summerland wines win at Okanagan Wine Festival

Evolve Cellars’s Riesling 2016 wins B.C. Wine of the Year

Business duo shares love of the Okanagan

New Okanagan business Locality ready to ship first subscription box

KingFisher boat supports Okanagan water safety

Southern Interior Safe Boating Society gets a newly outfitted rig from business/Vernon Yacht Club

Penticton Habitat for Humanity ReStore opens

Habitat for Humanity will open its third ReStore location in the Okanagan on April 28

Free entrepreneurship program for Indigenous women

Women from across B.C.’s southern interior can apply for the free program

Okanagan realtors add voices to anti-speculation tax coalition

This speculation tax is likely to harm the very people the government is trying to protect

Taggart and Killeen depart CTV News Vancouver

Co-anchors exit news outlet amid ‘major refresh’ at station

Kickin’ It Up A Notch

Country rocker Brantley Gilbert, along with Tim Hicks and Josh Phillips, rocked Kelowna Friday night

Regulations drive early South Okanagan housing spike, could mean decline

B.C. real estate economist says January highs likely a rush before mortgage rules came into effect

Find Your Fit makes Okanagan stops

Career choices on tap in Lumby Thursday, Summerland Tuesday

  • Feb 7th, 2018