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Okanagan paddle race begins

Competition sees paddlers stroke length of Okanagan Lake from Vernon to Penticton

Chilliwack woman randomly punched by man in brazen Penticton bathroom attack

Woman, 19, punched several times by random man who entered public washroom, police say

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Mothers of overdose victims speak out in Penticton

The mothers of two men who overdosed were special guests at International Overdose Awareness Day

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One dog dies, other pups sick after visiting Riva Ridge park

One of three dogs that became sick around the same time at a Penticton mobile home park has died

Gathering planned for International Overdose Awareness Day Friday in Penticton

A gathering is planned in the parking lot of the Penticton RCMP detachment Friday

NDP leader Jagmeet Singh says affordable housing high priority during stop in Penticton

Singh said his government would make sure Canadains paid less for housing

Penticton counsellor struggling to keep children’s grief support group running

Susan Kast and others are working to keep a children’s grief support group continuing

Mid-August to mid-September is rattlesnake birthing season in the Okanagan

‘Misunderstood’ rattlesnakes will only strike and bite as last resort, says expert

Mechanical failure blamed in plane crash at Salmon Arm Airport

Two elderly occupants, one in serious condition, transported to hospital

Fundraising is literally in Penticton woman’s blood

Penticton was once again one of the top fundraising regions for the Kidney Walk in B.C.

Kelowna highway reopens after fatal crash

A vehicle hit a bus shelter early Monday morning closing streets between Gertsmar and Bryden roads

Clouds Sunday, sunshine and heat Monday

Weather forecast for the Okanagan, Shuswap and Similkameen looks spectacular

Dash cam footage of Hwy. 97 car fire

A Mini Cooper being towed by a motor home caught fire on Hwy. 97 on Aug. 23

Cyclist in distress prompts Hwy 3A closure

BC Air Ambulance transported the male, believed to be in his 50s, to a nearby hospital

Okanagan Ogopogo bathtub race fundraising efforts over the top

In five years the Great Ogopogo Bathtub Race has raised over $120,000 for SOSM Foundation

Car catches fire while being towed by motor home on Hwy. 97

The incident occured just north of Sage Mesa Rd., no injuries have been reported