Local News

Okanagan residents urged to FireSmart their homes

Regional District of North Okanagan available to help neighbourhoods and groups achieve FireSmart practices

Okanagan boaters advised to watch for wildfire air tankers

Boaters on Okanagan and Skaha lakes are being advised to watch for air tankers

‘Virtual drugstore’ dealer sentenced in Penticton

A Penticton woman was using the casino as a hub to sell drugs and launder money

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Award-winning rockers The Glorious Sons to play Kelowna

Fresh off supporting the Rolling Stones in France, the Canadian band will play Prospera Place Nov. 5

  • Jul 17th, 2018

B.C. Wine Info Centre feeling the impact of striking casino workers

The casino isn’t the only Penticton business feeling the brunt of the strike action

Further mediated talks scheduled in casino strike

Gateway and BCGEU schedule talks for July 20-22

Extreme Okanagan weather preparedness in spring

Ensuring family and homes are safe in Vernon

Heat warning issued for Central, South Okanagan

Environment Canada expects temperatures to exceed 35 degrees Celsius today

  • Jul 16th, 2018

Masterchef Canada winner opens catering company in Kelowna

19-year-old Masterchef Canada winner Beccy Stables has moved to the Okanagan.

Federal minister on board with Penticton airport renos

Minister Amarjeet Sohi was in Penticton as part of a swing through the Okanagan

Marijuana facility on track in Vernon

$10 million, 240,000 square foot building in the plans

Summerland developer asks for more units

Patrick Murphy says 67 units in Hunters Hill no longer feasible

Link your name to the Penticton Regional Hospital

South Okanagan Similkameen Medical Foundation has launched a new Patio of Giving campaign

Study will examine airport needs

Summerland to contribute $4,000 to examine Penticton Airport use

Fire sparked in Vernon home

Cardinal Road residents were out with their dogs when fire started

Dog show contract approved

Five-year agreement approved for annual show on Labour Day weekend

Drivers frustrated with fuel price hike

Price at the pumps in Summerland rose by nine cents a litre

Summerland garbage rates will rise

Price to increase as a result of new contract

Okanagan gets representation among B.C. friendship centres

Delegations from Vernon and Penticton were elected to the B.C. association’s board of directors