Dan Walton

Medical marijuana business licence denied

Valley Holistics entrepreneurs Megan and Sarah Karchuk were denied a business licence to open up a medical marijuana dispensary

Parents ask school district to take Parkway off school closure list

Angela Browett most worried about the major adjustment her six-year-old daughter with autism will have to make.

Legacy of local pioneer

Richter recognized that the success of his farm would depend upon a healthy relationship with nearby aboriginal communities

Douce on the loose in Penticton

"We’re not starchy. We get out there with the crowd. It’s going to be an intimate night come Saturday.”

Dream Festival returns with lucidity

The festival is booked in the same venue as last year at the Penticton Trade and Convention Centre

Okanagan artists win in New York City

Two South Okanagan artists made a big splash at a film festival in New York City last month

Coyote taking on the Mule

“The little mistakes we make on (The Wind) are embraced. That’s how it goes when you play live.”

Registration ready for Kiwanis Music Festival

Young performers of the Okanagan are being called upon to enter the Penticton Kiwanis Music, Dance and Speech Arts Festival.

Registration opens for Kiwanis contestants

Young performers of the Okanagan are being called upon to enter the Penticton Kiwanis Music, Dance and Speech Arts Festival

Bowen and Owen team for the Dream

As a member of the girl group The Feminine Touch, Bowen was once invited to share the stage with Led Zeppelin as an opening act

Elton emulator live at the Legion

An Elton John emulator has been booked for the upcoming Thursday Night Throwdown

Tributes to Abba and Beegees at Cleland

As proof that disco’s not dead, Abbamania and Night Fever is currently touring the country

Holiday Hayride in Penticton, Louisiana style

The Louisiana Hayride Show is bringing its Christmas special to Penticton

Foothills Brass Quintet delivering serious fun at the Cleland

“We take the music very seriously but we want the audience to have fun with us as we’re doing it”

First-rate fiddler at Frank Venables

“If you’re playing classical it’s the violin and when it’s folk you call it a fiddle"

Penmar’s bleak future comes down to crowdfunding campaign

The Penmar Community Arts Society is hoping that its latest plea for help won’t be its dying breath

Sanders bringing his blues to Dream

Although he grew up in the birthplace of blues, it was a live performance by a group of white Europeans who got Sanders hooked

Snow Balltruism

The biggest beneficiary of the OK Tire Snow Ball was Pathways Addiction Resource Centre

Laugh with Lavigne at Penticton 2016 BC Winter Games fundraiser

The toll that new media is taking on today’s youth will be examined by Mitch Lavigne, a 17-year-old stand up comedian

Retiree morphs into musician

Max Hughes learned his first instrument at the age of 65