Jesse Day

YMCA Okanagan opens child care service to essential workers

Priority given to guardians in top three tiers of essential services as identified by the province

UPDATE: 6.5-magnitude earthquake in Idaho shakes B.C. Interior

An earthquake was reportedly felt just before 5 p.m. throughout the Okanagan

Social media ‘prank’ leads to criminal investigation in Osoyoos

Post claims individuals will be canvassing door to door seeking housing for seasonal workers

Childcare service in South Okanagan to serve just essential service workers

On April 1, OneSky childcare centres will only be available to essential service workers

SORCO rescues ‘Hope’ the owl, their first of 2020

The organization is experiencing a large decrease in the number of injured birds being reported

WATCH: Penticton boy celebrates birthday, from a distance

Lucas Lemke celebrated his 11th birthday while practising social distancing

New outdoor assessment centre for in-person medical care coming to Penticton

Local medical workers launching new space for patients to be seen for non-coronavirus matters

Over 50 Penticton cab drivers walk off the job amid COVID-19 concern

Local taxi companies have cut operating hours as drivers refuse to work due to COVID-19

Penticton Vees add Swiss forward Stefano Bottini

Bottini has represented Switzerland on the national level many times

A message on COVID-19 from South Okanagan doctors

Doctors are asking that you follow these orders to assist them in the fight against COVID-19

COVID-19: Penticton hotels facing cancellations, income loss

With recent travel restrictions, local hospitality industry bracing for large financial losses

South Okanagan liquor store closes due to COVID-19

“I don’t have the right to put my staff in that situation,” says owner

UPDATE: Grass fire on Old Airport Rd. contained, crews mopping up

Winds died down, fire ran into rock face.

COVID-19: Penticton Indian Band declares state of emergency

As of March 20 there are 19 confirmed cases of the coronavirus in the Interior Health region

Former Vees D-man Poolman inks NHL contract

Blueliner Colton Poolman signs with the Calgary Flames

Sales skyrocket at Penticton liquor stores and dispensaries amid COVID-19 pandemic

Liquor store owner recalls customer spending $600 in single transaction

Osoyoos mayor supports border closure despite economic uncertainty

Mayor: “We need to be more sensible and we need to protect each other and we need to stay home.”

Penticton restaurant launches isolation-friendly meal kits

Salty’s Beach House wants to help ease the stress of finding food in trying times

Alleged gun sighting at Penticton Walmart prompts investigation

RCMP responded to a reported gun sighting inside a Penticton Walmart Wednesday afternoon

COVID-19: Penticton man offers free delivery services to those in need

Amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, James Larocque took it upon himself to do something positive