A celebration of life for Laurel Burnham has been set for Oct. 19.
Grand Chief Stewart Phillip has been re-elected by acclamation to serve another three-year term as president of the Union of B.C. Indian Chiefs.
The people of British Columbia spoke, the government listened, and starting this month, car insurance rates in the province will be fairer for safe drivers.
Implementing a local ban on plastic bags would likely run afoul of the law and duplicate efforts of senior governments, Penticton city council heard Tuesday.
Make that 11 cannabis shops now approved by Penticton city council.
Before they were friends, Jason Tansem and Grant Sheridan stood opposite each other on opposing benches during a midget AAA game.
Penticton Dental Centre FC will open the Okanagan Oldtimers’ Soccer League 45-and-over division playoffs Monday at home.
It’s been a terrific calendar month for the Penticton Vees and they’ll look to start the next one off on the right track.
The Osoyoos Coyotes go in search of their first victory of the young KIJHL season as they play their home opener Friday night.
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CHICAGO - A federal judge in Chicago has ruled the confiscation by Cook County Jail guards of over 30 books from an inmate didn't violate his free-speech rights.
CHINA, Texas - The slow-churning remnants of Tropical Storm Imelda flooded parts of Texas on Thursday, leaving at least two people dead and rescue crews with boats scrambling to reach stranded drivers and families trapped in their homes during a relentless downpour that drew comparisons to H…
LOS ANGELES - Gemmel Moore had moved back home with his mother in Texas two years ago and was missing Los Angeles when he texted a photo of syringe in an arm to a wealthy gay man he knew in California.
LANGLEY, B.C. - Mark Matthews had three goals and four assists as Canada downed the United States 16-6 on Thursday night to open the world indoor lacrosse championship.
EDMONTON - Sven Baertschi looks like he has fully recovered from concussion issues that kept him to just 26 games with the Vancouver Canucks last season.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Minshew Mania is gaining momentum.
With six tough road games to start the regular season, the sentiment seemed to be if the Penticton Vees could hang around .500, or even a little better, they’d be in great shape.
It’s that time of the year, when the bittersweet bite of fall signals the end of summer and the start of a new school year. And back to school means all kinds of kids, walking, scooting and, of course, riding their bicycles, safely making their way along our city streets.
For the new animated movie "Abominable," bringing a big city in China to life with accuracy means that even the trash has to look right. Chinese animators collaborating with DreamWorks animators urged them to dump metal trash cans from backdrops because "we don't have metal trash cans."
WASHINGTON - It'll be an al fresco Rose Garden soiree for Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison as the White House throws its first state dinner in more than a year.
MILAN - A naïve streak is running through the collections on preview during Milan Fashion Week — with a return to simpler times, yesteryear prints and patterns and unfussy silhouettes.