Andrea DeMeer

Doreen Abbott was 89. Photo Facebook

Missing Penticton senior found dead

Police are investigating but do not suspect criminality

Doreen Abbott was 89. Photo Facebook
This fire caused about $30,000 damage. (File photo)

Fire chief: Princeton BC Housing fire was human-caused

‘It could have been something like someone smoking, something along those lines’

This fire caused about $30,000 damage. (File photo)
Jordan Peterson. Photo Wikipedia

COLUMN: Jordan Peterson is a false prophet for profit

He is as qualified to discourse publicly and seriously on social reform as the neighbour’s cat

Jordan Peterson. Photo Wikipedia
Photo MCG

Column: The secret to weight loss revealed

January is naturally a month when thoughts turn to life improvements and changes

Photo MCG
Kirk helping the moose. (Facebook)

Princeton man jumps into action to cut moose loose from fence

Couple stops to free distressed animal

Kirk helping the moose. (Facebook)
“As soon as I started, I just fell in love with the game,”  Gould told the Spotlight. Photo Hannah Gould

Hometown skater helps lead Princeton Posse to meteoric success

Curtis Gould is ‘one of the strongest, most consistent defenceman in our league’

“As soon as I started, I just fell in love with the game,”  Gould told the Spotlight. Photo Hannah Gould
Bob ‘Chief’ McIvor. September 27, 1952 - January 2, 2023. Photo contributed
Bob ‘Chief’ McIvor. September 27, 1952 - January 2, 2023. Photo contributed
There are many different ways to store and preserve food. Image MCG

30-day food supply needed in case of disaster, says Princeton-area survivalist

Former US Army sergeant says you can even store rice and beans in paint cans

There are many different ways to store and preserve food. Image MCG
Rock slide on Colemont Road.

Coalmont Road closed by rock slide

Drive BC reports road is impassable

Rock slide on Colemont Road.
The sock monkey has been named Melissa. Photo contributed

Mystery Princeton sock monkey finds new home in Penticton

Solitaire Steele was just browsing in the Hospital Auxiliary Thrift Store

The sock monkey has been named Melissa. Photo contributed
Brennan Watterson scored the Posse’s fourth marker during the team’s win over Revelstoke. (Bob Marsh photo)

Princeton Posse lives the 2023 dream

Recent victory over Revelstoke an especially sweet win

Brennan Watterson scored the Posse’s fourth marker during the team’s win over Revelstoke. (Bob Marsh photo)
Mary Allison, 19, a member of the Upper Similkameen Indian Band, died in a vehicle accident last summer. (File photo)

Long wait for answers in death of Hedley teen

Investigation will take many more months to complete

Mary Allison, 19, a member of the Upper Similkameen Indian Band, died in a vehicle accident last summer. (File photo)
Photo Princeton Volunteer Fire Department

Electrical issue likely to blame for BC Housing fire in Princeton

One person was treated at the scene for smoke inhalation

Photo Princeton Volunteer Fire Department
File photo

Overdose suspected in two holiday deaths in Princeton and area

RCMP laments lack of services for people with substance use issues

File photo
Copper Mountain Mine employees more than 400 people. File photo

Copper Mountain Mine victim of ransomware attack in Princeton

Mill proactively shut down as damage is assessment

Copper Mountain Mine employees more than 400 people. File photo
It is the second time in recent memory that local post office boxes were targeted. File Photo

Twenty-five customer boxes pried open at Princeton Canada Post office

Both RCMP and crown corporation are investigating

It is the second time in recent memory that local post office boxes were targeted. File Photo
Left is Billy Miner in a photo taken by Mary Spencer of Summerland. Right is Shawn Galloway in a photo taken at Billy’s Restaurant by Andrea DeMeer.

Billy Miner appears to be alive, well and lunching at his own restaurant in Princeton

Shawn Galloway is a soft-spoken, experienced and legitimate cowboy who works at Copper Creek Ranch

Left is Billy Miner in a photo taken by Mary Spencer of Summerland. Right is Shawn Galloway in a photo taken at Billy’s Restaurant by Andrea DeMeer.
Police are continuing their investigation into the incident. File photo

Brawl breaks out at company Christmas party in Princeton

Police were called to a private function at the Legion

Police are continuing their investigation into the incident. File photo
The victim is known to police. File photo
The victim is known to police. File photo

Man stabbed in Penticton parking lot

Victim is expected to recover and police seek witnesses

The victim is known to police. File photo
The victim is known to police. File photo
Kazumi Tanaka appealed to have the dog returned, however that was rejected by the British Columbia Farm Industry Review Board. File photo

Princeton man ordered to pay more than $4K for neglecting dog

The BC SPCA seized Gus the dog in July of this year

Kazumi Tanaka appealed to have the dog returned, however that was rejected by the British Columbia Farm Industry Review Board. File photo