Jordyn Thomson

Steamed Greens: Battling weeds with the power of steam

OK Falls resident teams up with daughter to eradicate weeds from her farm using steam technology

More than just a playground: Penticton’s Busy Beans Play Café to help parents and children

Owners Kim Wade and Tracey Wiseman want to use their expertise to help struggling families

VIDEO: Protesters in Penticton gather to rally against sleeping-on-sidewalk bylaw

The proposed bylaw would outlaw sitting or lying on the city’s downtown sidewalks

Crews respond to smoke at Penticton thrift store

The rooftop A/C unit began filling the building with smoke, prompting them to evacuate

Last call for contestants in Teen Band Contest

Winners will play on stage at Penticton Peach Festival in August

Bear spray culprit released from Penticton RCMP custody

The individual who sprayed the bear spray at Compass House on May 22 has been released

Bizarre incident in Okanagan alley leads to arrest of Calgary man

A man was witnessed jumping on a car ‘acting like an ape’

Penticton sets cap of 14 cannabis stores, removes buffer zone

The city previously relied on a buffer zone and scoring matrix to limit number of stores

Okanagan city to give out fines for sitting on sidewalk

Residents of Penticton will soon be fined for sitting or laying on sidewalks

Okanagan woman honoured for her dedication to conservation and the environment

White works in habitat conservation and protection, manages the South Okanagan Conservation Fund

Parks Canada to share results from proposed national park public consultation

Feedback was collected from December 2018 to March 2019, aim is for an agreement by summer 2019

Anonymous resident gifts 10 bags of dog food to Penticton Dog Control

The resident known only as Whitney left the food outside the office with a note on May 11

The many hats of a B.C. conservation officer

Not just the “bear police,” conservation officers have similar authority to RCMP

Penticton’s Coyote Cruises announces new partnership, updates council on proposal to enhance operations

The tourism entity is looking to obtain a 20-year lease from the city for portion of Riverside Park

IRONMAN Canada to return to Penticton in 2020

Race director noted the city is a “benchmark for the industry”, wants to build off legacy

Penticton man charged in quadruple murder makes short but tense court appearance

Family of victims wanted him to “see their faces” at arraignment on May 8, adjourned for three weeks

Penticton RCMP narrowing down on B&E suspects

Supt. De Jager said officers have suspects in mind, crime spree not unprecedented

Video: Energy efficient Passive House being constructed in Penticton

The home will have the ability to produce more energy than it consumes in a year

Update: Tire pile and campers ablaze at Penticton Speedway

The blaze allegedly started due to work being done on a camper, spread to tire pile

All-girl teen band from Kelowna to compete for chance to play at Penticton’s Peach Festival

The Royals take the stage on May 4 at 2:30 p.m. at Tug’s Taphouse