Local News

Tribunal proceeding with Penticton discrimination complaint

The B.C. Human Rights Tribunal denied an application from a non-profit to dismiss the complaint

Penticton panhandler not deterred by trash

City staff moved trash and recycling bins into a regular panhandling spot to deter the practice

Canadian Forces coming to help Twin Lakes

The Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen said 44 Canadian Forces deployed

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Fire at golf course in Chemainus
JP Hoe concert in Ladysmith
Million Dollar Quartet at Chemainus Theatre
Fire near Quinsam coal mine

Boaters and floaters advised to stay off water in South Okanagan-Similkameen

The RDOS is asking residents and visitors to be mindful of their boating activities

Accident stalls traffic in Summerland

An early morning motor vehicle incident in Summerland

23 Osoyoos properties on evac alert

The alert comes as the lake continues to rise from mountain snow melting into nearby rivers

Keeping Kelowna’s lakeshore drains clear

Huge pumps to be used to keep lake water from backing up drainage systems along the lakeshore

Legalizing cannabis a monumental shift

Tourism and business leaders need regulatory direction

Okanagan-Similkameen mass alert system coming

Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen is preparing to implement a mass notifications solution

Osoyoos Lake shows tepid growth as long weekend approaches

Similkameen and Okanagan rivers showing diminished flows into lake as week wears on

Summerland coping with rising water

District advises residents to take precautions

Osoyoos Lake expected to clear historic 917-foot mark

Officials took questions from residents and updated the community on flooding Tuesday evening

Computer and projector stolen from camp society office

Notebooks and information also taken from Agur Lake office in Summerland

  • May 17th, 2018

Kelowna woman nabbed for alleged theft from vehicle in Oliver

Raven Graham, 21, facing 6 charges, including obstruction of justice, RCMP says

Osoyoos hotel hopes to reopen early June after flooded by lake

Coast Osoyoos Hotel has been closed for about six days, now, after losing power from high lake water

Eritrean refugee family arrives in Summerland

Abrha Gebre family sponsored by the Summerland Refugee Sponsorship Group

Sexual assault near Vernon schools investigated

Alleged incident took place Monday on Fulton Road

South Okanagan vineyard hotel moving ahead

A boutique hotel in a vineyard on the Naramata Bench received support from city council

Brain tumour research focus on genetics

Optimism an effective drug treatment will be found

Penticton Indian Band declares state of local emergency

Meanwhile, City of Penticton undertaking work to mitigate damage from Okanagan Lake rising water