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Council approves all tax exemption requests

List includes charities, service groups and the Penticton Golf and Country Club

Man steals police car, goes for a ‘slow’ ride

Mission RCMP say the motive of the theft is unknown

Three calls, two fires, half an hour

Oliver Volunteer Fire Department was kept busy Thursday evening

Update: Backhoe used in search of Silver Creek property

RCMP into second day of search of Silver Creek residence/agricultural property

Spirit Ridge rebranding to Hyatt Hotels

First resort in Canada to join Hyatt’s exclusive Unbound Collection

Surf group winning the war on plastic bags

The Tofino Co-op will no longer provide plastic bags, following in the footsteps of the Ucluelet location that already made the change earlier this year.

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Backhoe used in search of Silver Creek property
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Search of Silver Creek property continues
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Police confirm search of property underway in Silver Creek
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Great Shakeout earthquake drill

    All three victims identified in Fernie arena ammonia leak

    Wayne Hornquist and Lloyd Smith were from Fernie and Jason Podloski from Turner Valley, Alta

    Alzheimer’s society hosting Coffee Break

    Local Alzheimers office hosting fundraiser and meet and greet.

    IIO concludes RCMP action not cause of wanted man’s death in Revelstoke

    Man linked to Calgary homicide died in Revelstoke following five-hour standoff

    • Oct 19th, 2017

    4 B.C. prisons install body scanners to combat drug smuggling

    The scanners are aimed to combat the smuggling of contraband including weapons and drugs

    B.C. woman plagued by bedbugs on airplane not surprising, says expert

    Heather Szilagyi was on a British Airways flight when she noticed bedbugs crawling out of the seat

    Recycling pays off for Penticton man

    Recycle-It to Win-It contest winner is from Penticton

    Changes coming to FOI rules, B.C. minister says

    Jinny Sims looking at 72-hour public release policy

    Landlord wants city to crackdown on derelict properties

    Landowner says Penticton needs to devote more resources to bylaw enforcement

    Regional district meeting gets heated

    Accusations of a director bullying and threatening staff surfaced

    • Oct 19th, 2017

    Fire in hills above Highway 1

    A fire is burning in the hills near Craigellachie

    Scotties Tournament of Hearts volunteers get a free ride

    Penticton approves free transit for Tournament of Hearts volunteers

    Victim in fatal ammonia leak remembered for his passion and smile

    Friends and colleagues remember Lloyd Smith as someone who was always willing to help people

    Refrigeration mechanics students grapple with Fernie’s deadly leak

    ‘Something happened that created an immediate danger, and these guys were in the middle’: instructor

    Bizarre sentencing turns up questions of guilt

    It’s unclear whether a Summerland man will stand trial or return for another sentencing hearing