The 83rd edition of the Okanagan Historical Society Report is on sale now, with a new format that highlights contributions by geographic area, including Summerland, Penticton and Oliver-Osoyoos.
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With winter on its way, the Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen is reminding residents to be patient on garbage collection days.
Members of the Penticton RCMP detachment are partnering with the SPCA this coming Sunday, Dec. 8, to help drum up donations of pet food for the local animal shelter.
A new policy has been approved that spells out in detail how road closures will be granted by the City of Penticton.
A third-period rally fell just short for the Penticton Vees in their first loss of the season to the Wenatchee Wild.
After having the gap closed to two points, the Roll N Stones Fun Centre Wreckers opened up some daylight atop the Penticton and District Dart Association standings.
The Summerland Steam earned a point, but it wasn’t what they’d hoped for at home against the struggling Sicamous Eagles.
Aaron Godfrey and Lynn Schulberg were the strike force in Monday Night Mixed 5-pin bowling league action at the Roll N Stones Fun Centre.
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ST. CLOUD, Minn. - The Minnesota National Guard says a Black Hawk helicopter is missing after taking off in central Minnesota.
NEW YORK - NBC's victory during the November ratings sweeps period means there's a new king of broadcast television — at least for now.
REGINA - The Saskatchewan Health Authority isn't giving enough training to staff working with patients in areas struggling with high suicide rates, the provincial auditor said in her latest report.
LAKE LOUISE, Alta. - Norway's Kajsa Vickhoff Lie was fastest in Thursday's training run for the season-opening World Cup women's downhills.
Celine Dion? Kim Kardashian-West? Prime Minister Justin Trudeau? They've got nothing on a four-year-old named Mason.
TORONTO - It was pointed out to Cale Makar back in September he didn't seem at all daunted by sky-high expectations.
It might be a process of aging. Perhaps it’s a sign of some slight personal growth. Maybe it’s a direct result of the recent deaths of several people with whom I shared proximity. Whatever the cause, or causes, I have incurred a drastically heightened focus on developing the deeper, more sub…
I hope Academy Awards’ voters show some love this year for Tom Hanks. He is great in “Won’t You Be My Neighbor?,” which opened in wide release, Friday.
Walk down Leon Avenue in Kelowna, that is, if you dare. I know, you think you don’t need to take the stroll because you’ve followed the newscasts, talk shows and letters to the editor.
MIAMI - It took artist Leandro Erlich two years and 330 tons (299 metric tons) of sand to create his largest work of art to date — a giant traffic jam, made entirely of sand.
VANCOUVER - Canadian researchers have led a study suggesting infants be tested for autism spectrum disorder before symptoms appear if an older sibling has already been diagnosed with the neurobiological condition.
OTTAWA - Loblaw Companies Ltd. is recalling a President's Choice coleslaw due to possible salmonella contamination.