Jordyn Thomson

BYOW: Valley Hemp Imports to remain marijuana accessory shop only

Owner says the Penticton and Oliver stores will not become cannabis distributors

Remembrance Day ceremonies in the South Okanagan – Similkameen

From Penticton to Princeton — find out what your community is doing for the 100th Remembrance Day

Nitty Gritty performance an homage to classic country

The classic country band did their music justice at the SOEC

Okanagan breweries to gather for Brewphoria

Hosted at the Tree Brewing Beer Institute in Kelowna

Oliver farmers facing future financial drought

Gordon Forbes and Arthur Dias dealt with crop loss for the better half of a decade

Penticton chef competes in Canada’s Great Kitchen Party

Penticton chef Paul Cecconi was invited to participate in the Victoria event on Oct. 25

Order from Starbucks’ seasonal menu, get a free reusable cup

This one-day only promotion is an attempt to reduce environmental impact

Brutus ‘the Barber’ Beefcake will make special appearance in the Okanagan

The wrestling tour has upcoming stops in Penticton, Kelowna and Vernon

UBCO and Okanagan College to collaborate for green building initiatives

The two institutions want to make the region a hub for innovation in sustainable construction

Three charities receive generous donation from 100 Men Who Care

The organization meets four times a year to contribute funding to local initiatives

Polls see steady voter turnout so far

Voting stations are seeing lines beginning to pick up

Okanagan competitors to be featured in arm wrestling documentary

Arm Nation, featuring competitions from Kelowna and Penticton, will air on Oct. 20 on APTN

Going legal: Meet Red Beard, your bong maker

Patrick Vrolyk is an Okanagan-based glassblower who specializes in handmade pipes and bongs

Prost, raise your glass for Penticton Oktoberfest

The Penticton Lakeside Resort is the new venue for the annual event

Great British Columbia ShakeOut earthquake drill reminder

Don’t miss the opportunity to participate in the Great ShakeOut

Don’t be dazed and confused about cannabis legalization

Sitting down with an Okanagan lawyer to clear the haze of marijuana rules

Hearts and Hands conference to celebrate health care assistants

The Victoria-based WorkSafeBC conference is happening in Penticton on Oct. 17

Weekend activities to take care of your FOMO

See what’s going on the region this weekend

Fire destroys home, two vehicles in Kaleden

Crews responded to the blaze at about 10 p.m. on Oct. 11

Vital Signs report identifies housing and work as problem areas in region

The report graded the South Okanagan-Similkameen region an A- overall