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Old charges deny licence?

Oct 26, 2020 / 4:00 am

Photo: Contributed 9719 Brown Street building proposed for the healing centre The District of Summerland will be deciding on a business licence application at Monday’s meeting, where staff are directing them to deny it since the applicant

Giving difficult cats a home

Oct 25, 2020 / 4:00 am

Casey Richardson The Critteraid Animal Sanctuary in Summerland is looking for donations and sponsors towards a special group of cats that they look after.  “We are very blessed to be able to provide residents forever homes. That means

$38K for 'true heroes'

Oct 25, 2020 / 4:00 am

Photo: Contributed Lowe’s Canada is donating over $2.1 million to more than 235 non-profit organizations and public schools across the country to award those whose actions make them ‘true heroes in their communities," and several

Vees face first loss

Oct 24, 2020 / 11:25 pm

Photo: Cherie Morgan The Penticton Vees lost for the first time in the Okanagan Cup battle after nine straight wins. The team had a 4-2 loss to the Salmon Arm Silverbacks on Saturday night at the Shaw Centre.   The Silverbacks

NDP Russell takes the win

Oct 24, 2020 / 10:10 pm

Photo: Contributed UPDATE: 10:10 p.m. NDP Roly Russell has been called as the winner in the Boundary-Similkameen riding by The Canadian Press, with 52 per cent of the votes and 48 of 98 ballot boxes reported. Liberal Petra Veintimilla

Vees take home ninth win

Oct 24, 2020 / 5:15 pm

Photo: Cherie Morgan It was a close call for the Penticton Vees on Friday night, breaking the tie game with just three minutes remaining in the final period to bring home their ninth consecutive win on Friday night. Facing off again the Salmon

'Steady but quiet' polling

Oct 24, 2020 / 3:28 pm

Photo: Casey Richardson Provincial election polling stations are reporting the day to be ‘steady but quiet’ so far in Summerland and Penticton.  Penticton Lakeside Resort supervising voting officers Margot and Louis stated

Candidates talk health care

Oct 24, 2020 / 4:00 am

Photo: Contributed Left to right: Conservative Darryl Seres, Wexit candidate Arlyn Greig, NDP Roly Russell and Liberal Petra Veintimilla Boundary-Similkameen Candidates answered questions about healthcare on Tuesday night from Princeton’s

Landfill upgrades completed

Oct 23, 2020 / 8:00 pm

Photo: Contributed Left to right in the photo: Candace Pilling (Manager of Environmental Services), Councillor Erin Carlson, Councillor Marty Van Alphen, Acting Mayor Doug Holmes, Councillor Richard Barkwill & Councillor Erin Trainer Staff

Tourists came from BC

Oct 23, 2020 / 7:00 pm

Photo: Casey Richardson Thanks to BC residents and an increase of travellers from the Vancouver/Lower Mainland region this summer, Penticton businesses in the hospitality and tourism sector faced softened revenue challenges, according to the



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