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Canadian travel blog highlights best outdoor activities around Penticton

Hike Bike Travel created a list of different ways to explore the area this spring

Feminine products free of charge in Okanagan Skaha school district

Number of B.C. school districts are announcing the end of coin-operated feminine product dispensers

Two vehicles slide into Okanagan Lake on Highway 97

Truck slides off Highway 97, just north of Penticton, into the lake

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Penticton man has wallet with father’s ashes inside go missing

The wallet went missing the evening of March 2 at a Penticton pub

Okanagan Valley referenced as “exciting place to travel to drink wine”

The list, compiled by Matador Network, features seven wine regions to visit in 2019

Kelowna’s Sikhs countering racist acts of vandalism

A Sikh ‘Community Open House’ will be held Thursday

B.C. Indigenous woman appointed to Canada’s gun advisory committee

First Nations and northern voices were both missing in discussions

UBCO students create co-housing project in Kelowna

They say it’s the evolution of sustainable housing in the Okanagan

  • Mar 2, 2019

Penticton Vees pay a special visit to one of their fans

Vees super fan Evan Samoyloff will be leaving to receive treatment in Vancouver

  • Mar 1, 2019

Video: Penticton takes on Pink Shirt Day

Schools were abuzz with activity on Feb. 27 in Penticton for anti-bullying awareness

  • Mar 1, 2019

Penticton considering 10 pot shop applications

Residents can add comments to the applications, review proposed sites

Penticton considering 10 pot shop applications

Residents can add comments to the applications, review proposed sites

South Okanagan company established trans advisor role for inclusivity

Claire Millar acts as a second lens to ensure language and communication is inclusive to LGBTQ+

Crews respond to small fire in Oliver home

The single occupant is O.K., cause of fire is still unknown

Penticton’s Cannery Brewing celebrates women with new brew

In honour of International Women’s Day the popular brewery is releasing a new beer

Vandalism continuing to plague Apex Resort

Change room interiors destroyed, rocks embedded into skating loop

South Okanagan mom battling stage four Hodgkin lymphoma

Emma Alcott, 24, is a mom, student, employee and now, cancer patient

Mom concerned about multiple biting incidents at PIB daycare

Parents upset that biting was allowed to continue for so long

Video: Loving Mugs Chili Cook-off returns to Penticton Art Gallery

The fundraiser saw 12 chilis competing for top honours.

  • Feb 22, 2019

Silt slide south of Summerland on Highway 97

Traffic was delayed approx. 30 minutes, not related to rock slide north of Summerland