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Princeton pot plant getting ready to hire

Princeton’s newest employer - which promises to be one of its biggest…

Callan Rd. to have intermittent closures on Feb. 16

The closures could delay traffic up to 20 minutes, no exact times for the closures were listed

Osoyoos surveying residents on new recycling pick-up policy

Residents will no longer be able to use the blue bags for recycling as of July 1

  • Feb 16, 2019
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Area G director breaks down budget increases

Taxes are going up for Area G (rural Keremeos and Hedley) taxpayers

  • Feb 16, 2019

Oliver firefighters respond to emergency call for their own member

Firefighters found out who the call was for when they arrived on the scene

Family Day long weekend expected to be sunny and cool in South Okanagan

Flurries forecasted for the first half of the weekend, followed by bluebird skies and milder temps

National park talk turns up mistrust in federal government

George Bush, Area B (Cawston), director wasn’t shy with his thoughts on the Federal government

  • Feb 13, 2019

Vaseux Lake count shows sheep population holding steady

Southern Okanagan Sportsmen’s Association 70th annual sheep count shows steady numbers

Winter weather welcomed by Okanagan icewine makers

Late harvests of ice wine grapes happened last week for wineries that left their grapes hanging

Flying out of Penticton? Check your flight status

Penticton Airport encouraging guests to check airline websites for flight status due to winter storm

South Okanagan-Similkameen national park consultations postponed

Meetings with South Okanagan-Similkameen conservation groups cancelled

Penticton RCMP officer elected new BC Association of Chiefs of Police president

Superintendent Ted De Jager says he will support bias-free policing practices

Penticton man has 123 convictions on his record

A career criminal, now with 123 convictions on his record, was in Penticton provincial court

UPDATE: Okanagan man says security camera recorded suspicious footage before deadly fire

Firefighters were called to a residential house fire in Penticton during the early hours of Feb. 10

Video: Drivers warning to avoid new Trout Creek FSR Detour

The alternate detour opened yesterday, featuring narrow and winding roads covered in snow and ice

One dead, two injured following crash on Highway 97

The incident occured on just before 10 a.m. on Feb. 8 outside of Oliver

Mobile bc211 site will officially launch on 211 Day

The mobile site will make it easier to search for community services

Disco is still alive for BC Family Day in Osoyoos

Get ready to boogie down to Sun Bowl Arena for an afternoon of family fun.

Fine for man involved in assault at London Drugs

Assault occurred at London Drugs in the Cherry Lane Shopping Centre