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Penticton and Salmon Arm will duke it out tonight for division lead

Penticton and Salmon Arm will duke it out tonight for division lead

Penticton Vees and Salmon Arm Silverbacks meet in Penticton tonight for Interior Division lead

Penticton and Salmon Arm will duke it out tonight for division lead
Penticton Vees lose a squeaker in Salmon Arm

Penticton Vees lose a squeaker in Salmon Arm

The Penticton Vees got off to a rousing start but in the end fell 4-3 to Salmon Arm

Penticton Vees lose a squeaker in Salmon Arm
Penticton Vees acquire forward Lakoduk from Victoria Grizzlies

Penticton Vees acquire forward Lakoduk from Victoria Grizzlies

The Penticton Vees have acquired forward Darwin Lakoduk in a trade with the Victoria Grizzlies

Penticton Vees acquire forward Lakoduk from Victoria Grizzlies
Penticton Vees suffer Wicked Wednesday

Penticton Vees suffer Wicked Wednesday

The Penticton Vees five-game win streak came to an end Wednesday as the Smoke Eaters win 4-1

Penticton Vees suffer Wicked Wednesday
Penticton swimmers rack up medals at first meet

Penticton swimmers rack up medals at first meet

The Penticton KISU Swim Club hosted its first meet of the season with eight teams competing.

Penticton swimmers rack up medals at first meet
Penticton Up N’ Atom tournament win for Jr. Vees

Penticton Up N’ Atom tournament win for Jr. Vees

Two Penticton teams met in the final of the weekend tournament

Penticton Up N’ Atom tournament win for Jr. Vees
Penticton wins third junior hockey start

Penticton wins third junior hockey start

The Penticton Vees are back to their winning ways collecting a third straight BCHL victory.

Penticton wins third junior hockey start
Penticton field hockey team in Valley finals

Penticton field hockey team in Valley finals

Princess Margaret Mustangs girls field hockey team looking for berth in provincials

Penticton field hockey team in Valley finals
Penticton’s choice to host 2021 Centennial Cup well grounded

Penticton’s choice to host 2021 Centennial Cup well grounded

The strength runs deep throughout the Vees organization and the city in landing Centennial Cup

Penticton’s choice to host 2021 Centennial Cup well grounded
Members of the Penticton Vees went to the Penticton Fire Department this week to personally invite firefighters to this tonight’s B.C. Hockey League game for First Responder Night. (Mark Brett - Western News)

Vees to recognize local first responders at tonight’s game

First Responders Night offers free tickets to responders in the community.

  • Oct 19, 2019
Members of the Penticton Vees went to the Penticton Fire Department this week to personally invite firefighters to this tonight’s B.C. Hockey League game for First Responder Night. (Mark Brett - Western News)
BCHL Showcase Festival coming to Penticton

BCHL Showcase Festival coming to Penticton

The B.C. Hockey League’s annual Showcase Festival is coming to town Friday and Saturday

BCHL Showcase Festival coming to Penticton
Penticton Vees tops in the country’s junior rankings

Penticton Vees tops in the country’s junior rankings

For the second week in a row the Penticton Vees are the number one team in Cananada

Penticton Vees tops in the country’s junior rankings
1955 Vees reign again at Classics hockey tourney in Penticton

1955 Vees reign again at Classics hockey tourney in Penticton

The 1955 World Championship Vees took home the Moog Cup at minor hockey tournament

1955 Vees reign again at Classics hockey tourney in Penticton
Penticton Vees Don Moog remembered at Classics tourney

Penticton Vees Don Moog remembered at Classics tourney

A member of the world champion Vees is honoured with a trophy in his name

Penticton Vees Don Moog remembered at Classics tourney
Penticton Classics tourney features Vees jersey’s from the past

Penticton Classics tourney features Vees jersey’s from the past

Teams will be wearing Penticton Vees jerseys from 1955 onwards at Classics novice tournament

Penticton Classics tourney features Vees jersey’s from the past
Cloverdale’s Holly Speers opened up the scoring for Team Canada. (WBSC video screengrab)

Team Canada step closer to Olympics after beating Puerto Rico

‘Super Round’ games to be played tomorrow at South Surrey’s Softball City

Cloverdale’s Holly Speers opened up the scoring for Team Canada. (WBSC video screengrab)
The Penticton Vees have announced that forward David Silye will be the team’s captain for the upcoming season. (Mark Brett - Western News)

Penticton Vees name captain and leadership group

David Silye will be the Penticton Vees captain for the upcoming season

The Penticton Vees have announced that forward David Silye will be the team’s captain for the upcoming season. (Mark Brett - Western News)
Changing of the guard for South Okanagan midget baseball team

Changing of the guard for South Okanagan midget baseball team

Aqil Samuel is leaving the club and will be replaced by Josh Snider

Changing of the guard for South Okanagan midget baseball team
Kelm wins Okanagan Ogopogo tubbing championship

Kelm wins Okanagan Ogopogo tubbing championship

Robbie Kelm edged out Dr. Lloyd Westby to take the Great Ogopogo Bathtub race title

Kelm wins Okanagan Ogopogo tubbing championship
Okanagan team bows out early at B.C. baseball championships

Okanagan team bows out early at B.C. baseball championships

The SOMBA Tigers U18 AAA squad lost its first two games at the provincials

Okanagan team bows out early at B.C. baseball championships