Perhaps the sweetest managing editor in the 114-year history of The Penticton Herald has died.
An advocacy group dedicated to establishing a multi-use path that spans the entire Okanagan and into Washington State is hosting its annual general meeting next week.
Two of the buildings that make up the Summerland Motel would be renovated and turned into 27 long-term rental apartments, according to a proposal that’s going to a public hearing in October.
In the midst of a pandemic, it might be hard to imagine a future full of bright possibilities, but a local environmental group wants to help people do just that.
Penticton’s candidate for the BC NDP, Toni Boot kicked-off her campaign Monday night via Facebook Live. The online forum included ‘Zoom Crashers’ bombing into Boot’s live feed to wish her well and offer their support.
It’s not a sure bet Gateway Casinos and Entertainment can use part of a $200-million federal loan to make good on $150,000 in deferred lease payments it owes to the City of Penticton.
With the summer tourist season behind them and more uncertain times ahead, local businesses are once again being asked for insight into how they’re managing during the pandemic.
KELOWNA – Interior Health is declaring an outbreak of COVID-19 at Calvary Chapel Kelowna and advising anyone who attended a morning church service on Sunday, Sept. 13 that they may have been exposed to COVID-19.
The outgoing Liberal MLA for Boundary-Similkameen says she’s disappointed the party selected a candidate for the Oct. 24 election without first consulting local members.
Under heavy fire in cross-examination Friday, the man accused of a 2018 sexual assault at a Penticton motel admitted his relationship with the complainant was difficult, but denied hurting the woman.
Injuries suffered by a woman who claimed to have been sexually assaulted in a Penticton motel room were the worst a doctor who examined her had ever seen, a judge heard Thursday.
Retired lawyer and former Penticton Mayor Mike Pearce was denied the chance to run for the nomination to be the BC Liberal candidate in Surrey-White Rock.
B.C.’s police watchdog has been notified about a man suffering “serious injuries” while in custody at the Penticton RCMP detachment.
Besides serving a one-year jail sentence, a Penticton woman who injected her teenage boyfriend with a lethal dose of morphine must also reimburse the victim’s family for funeral costs, a judge ordered Wednesday.
Some of the few items of physical evidence from a Penticton sexual assault case were presented to a judge Wednesday as the trial continued in B.C. Supreme Court.
In true Scouts fashion, organizers of a celebration honouring the organization’s 110 years in the South Okanagan found a way to get it done despite a pandemic that has severely limited public activities.