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Oliver councillor to head hospital district

Stressing the need to ensure equal access to health care regardless of community, an Oliver town councillor was elected Thursday to lead th… Read more

Oliver councillor to head hospital district

Stressing the need to ensure equal access to health care regardless of community, an Oliver town councillor was elected Thursday to lead th… Read more

MMIW event planned for next week in Keremeos

Keremeos will play host to an event next week to honour the lives and memories of Canada’s missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls. Read more

Local Sports

HIGHLIGHTS: Vees 7, Warriors 4

Vees thump Warriors to grab share of division lead

It took four tries, but the Penticton Vees finally solved the West Kelowna Warriors. Read more

Steam trap 'Yotes in regional battle

Armed with two-goal efforts from Ryan Allen and Linden Gove, the Summerland Steam won the latest battle of the South Okanagan by a 4-1 deci… Read more

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Local Business

Walmart fined $20K for selling contaminated food after Fort McMurray wildfire

FORT MCMURRAY, Alta. -- Walmart Canada has been ordered to pay a $20,000 fine for selling contaminated food after a devastating wildfire in… Read more

Great Estates Okanagan Wine Experience Centre now open!

The Great Estates Okanagan Wine Experience Centre is now open for business. Read more

COLUMN: Teaching kids about money

Teaching kids about money Read more

Opinion

RDOS chair was out of line on Penticton appointments

We interrupt Corey Hart for today’s Editor’s Notebook column. Read more

Recognize the things you are grateful for

Listen to almost any old-timer and they will tell you about the long walk they endured in order to attend school. Their exact phrase will b… Read more

Paradise lost again and again

I can’t help wondering how British poet John Milton would have written about the fires in California. In the opening lines of his greatest … Read more

Entertainment

Disney details new 'Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge' attractions

ORLANDO, Fla. - "Star Wars" fans will soon be able to pilot the Millennium Falcon and face off against Kylo Ren in battle. Read more

'An Elephant Sitting Still' wins top prize at Golden Horse

TAIPEI, Taiwan - "An Elephant Sitting Still" won the top prize Saturday night at the Golden Horse Awards, the Chinese-language version of t… Read more

Hailey Baldwin changes last name to Bieber on Instagram

Justin Bieber's partner has changed her name to Hailey Bieber on Instagram. Read more

Life

Beloved toy store FAO Schwarz makes its comeback

NEW YORK - Three years after it closed its beloved toy store on Fifth Avenue, FAO Schwarz has returned to New York. Read more

Smoke spreading from California fires sparks health concerns

Smoke masks. Eye drops. No outdoor exercise. This is how Californians are trying to cope with wildfires choking the state, but experts say … Read more

Fire claims popular recreation spots in Southern California

LOS ANGELES - Southern California residents faced with the loss of lives and homes in a huge wildfire also are grappling with the destructi… Read more

Upcoming Events

Dear Santa - Leir House Christmas Craft Show

Christmas Craft show at the Leir House, come and check out all the vendors. Something for all inclu… Read more

Richard Cannings, MP, hosts Pints and Politics at the Barking Parrot, Lakeside Resort

Join Richard Cannings, MP, for an evening of Pints and Politics.  Bring your ideas and suggestions.… Read more

Santa Claus Parade

21st Annual Santa Claus Parade Read more

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