OROVILLE, Wash. — After more than 30 years, an Oroville business, that was popular with Canadians, is closing.
McHappy Day in support of Ronald McDonald House is on all day today (Wednesday, Sept. 22, 2021) at McDonald's restaurants in Penticton (Walmart and Main Street) and Osoyoos.
Victoria’s cruise-ship industry would be devastated if an Alaska senator has her way and makes permanent an exemption that allows large cruise ships to bypass Canadian ports, says the head of the Greater Victoria Harbour Authority.
Thanks to the assistance of The Economic Trust of the Southern Interior (ETSI-BC) and the Rural Business and Community Recovery (RBCR) Program, Summerland Chamber of Commerce has completed their hiring of a new business recovery advisor.
Greater Kelowna's jobless rate edged up slightly in August, to 5.7% from 5.6% in July, bucking the national trend, but the region still has a comparatively bright employment picture.
“Max,” a lovable rescue owned by Penticton’s Dave Ramey, celebrated International Dog Day on Aug. 26. Max is a shop dog at RPR Heating & Air Conditioning in Penticton and loves all people and other dogs.
RyanGraham of Bluewater Cannabis on Nanaimo Ave. W. (centre) yucks it up with Cody St. Godard, left and Paul Dhillon, both from Phyto Extractions. A customer appreciation was held Saturday afternoon in the downtow
Nominees for the 34th annual Business Excellence Awards presented by the Penticton & Wine Country Chamber of Commerce were announced Wednesday.
The 34th Annual Business Excellence Awards has recognized businesses, organizations and individuals in Penticton and area that have achieved excellence in the community through their own abilities, efforts and initiatives since 1987.
HoneyBadger Inc. is providing Penticton residents access to a global monetary system with their new installation of a Bitcoin kiosk at Rocky Store, 404-430 Haven Hill Rd.
After gasoline prices rose to 173.9 cents a litre on Canada Day, hitting an all-time high in Metro Vancouver, experts say even higher prices are expected as fuel demand takes off this summer.
The buzz of full restaurants and tills ringing will start to become familiar as British Columbia largely returns to the rhythms of pre-pandemic life.
Locals and visitors can beat the heat with an ice cream treat from Chillers Ice Cream and Farm Market located at 9701 Jones Flat Road in Summerland.
Bed and breakfast operators can access government programs designed to help them offset costs and lost revenue through the pandemic, provincial Finance Minister Selina Robinson says.
The Canada Revenue Agency is hosting a series of webinars to provide caregivers with information about potential deductions, credits and benefits for the support they provide.
When you’re facing a serious medical situation, it’s normal to seek out a second opinion. Assuming you have the time, energy, and opportunity, why wouldn’t you? Investments should be treated the same way.
If you ask people to make a list of words to describe significant moments in their lives, chances are most of those words will be negatives. Of course, we all have happy times but in the long run it’s the struggles that define us, that teach us who we are, what we can and can’t handle and wh…
Okanagan business people who went above and beyond to help their peers and communities during the COVID-19 crisis are being recognized by an American business website.
The Penticton and Wine Country Chamber of Commerce is hosting “Securing our Future: Getting Canadians back to work,” a Zoom session with Erin O’Toole, federal leader of the Official Opposition, April 1 from noon until 1 p.m.
Wine lovers across the Okanagan — and around the world — will be pleased to know Canada’s first-ever wine village is scheduled to open in less than three months.
OSOYOOS — A well-known Penticton entrepreneur is eyeing a troubled race horse facility in Osoyoos as he casts about for something to keep himself busy after selling a successful race car track in Penticton.
David Larsen’s introduction to the tire and automotive business came as a toddler at the shop his grandfather Eric Larsen opened in Penticton in 1948 at 55 Front St.
The women of Cannery Brewing joined together on International Women's Day to brew a special beer. The beer is a White IPA with preserved lemons and the name of the beer is Ceres. Ceres was the Roman Goddess of agriculture, grain crops, fertility, and motherly relationships. This limited-rele…