A West Kelowna man convicted of a violent sexual assault can stay out on bail while he seeks to appeal his conviction to the Supreme Court of Canada.
VANCOUVER - A Lotto 6/49 ticket purchased in Aldergrove has won big, matching all six numbers from across Canada along with a ticket purchased in Quebec to split the $8 million jackpot (for $4.2 million each) in last night’s draw.
On January 19th, 21st and 22nd 2021, separate incidents surrounding a male described as inappropriately dressed and appearing to be touching his genitals while in the drivers seat of his red sedan was reported to the Penticton RCMP. One of the incidents occurred in the area of KVR Middle Sch…
Movie producers pumped a record-setting $48 million into the region’s economy last year, according to figures released Thursday by the Okanagan film commissioner.
Not even an artist’s sketch of the proposed building was made available to those who logged in Tuesday night to a neighbourhood information session for a 54-unit supportive housing development on Skaha Lake Road.
Penticton will need to almost double the number of existing child-care spaces to meet demand 10 years from now, consultants hired to study the issue have determined.
Thanks to the generosity of its customers, Cannery Brewing made a donation to the South Okanagan Children’s Charity from proceeds raised during virtual Santa pictures. From left, Cannery Brewing chef Thomas Bridson, tap room manager Max Rutherford and Jasmine Aantjes from the South Okanagan …
On Saturday, Kenzie Gorjanc will join more than 2,000 Okanagan College students who will don virtual caps and gowns as they are recognized during the college’s first online convocation ceremony.
Manjot Panghli, an immensely gifted, hard-working and compassionate Grade 12 student-athlete at Penticton Secondary School, has been recognized as the Rotary Club of Penticton Sunrise’s Student of the Month for January 2021.
After a physical transformation even a Hollywood star might envy, Penticton man Gord Portman has a new lease on life that was made possible by his heroic actions nearly a year ago.
Chief Greg Gabriel of the Penticton Indian Band joined elected officials from three other levels of government to tour the proposed Sickle Point conservation area on Monday.
City officials say they – and the broader public – have been kept in the dark about BC Housing’s plans for a new project at the south end of Penticton that’s the subject of a poorly advertised information session Tuesday night.
With financial assistance from a provincial COVID-19 restart grant, Summerland council has drafted a 2021 budget containing a modest 1.65% tax increase while putting away more than $1 million for a rainy day.
A heavy police presence at a fender-bender outside Penticton Secondary School last week was triggered by reports of an impaired driver causing havoc on city roads.
ST. MORITZ, Sui.—Justin Kripps and his Canadian bobsleigh crew slid to the World Cup podium in both the two- and four-man events on the same weekend for just the fourth time of their career, and first ever at the birthplace of the sport in St. Moritz, Switzlerland.
One of Canada’s largest business groups has thrown its support behind an Okanagan MP’s bid to loosen up interprovincial restrictions on shipping alcoholic beverages.
A second virtual town-hall meeting has been scheduled to discuss the potential public acquisition of Sickle Point, after the first attempt was cut short due to technical issues.
Construction values dipped to a five-year low in Penticton last year, but the number of building permits obtained from city hall actually rose as homeowners were seemingly inspired by the pandemic to pick up their power tools.