Penticton Western News

BC VOTES 2020: Free transit today

BC Transit, the city and RDOS encourage everyone to vote today in the B.C. provincial election

  • Oct 24, 2020

 

Provincial election in Penticton a narrow race, according to initial poll data

Latest data shows the NDP gaining ground against the BC Liberals

  • Oct 24, 2020

 

New Okanagan singles group aims to help people connect during pandemic

Sonja Ruevekamp and Nedeen Bazley have had challening experiences while looking for love in the Okanagan

  • Oct 23, 2020

 

Snow sticking on Penticton roads

Flurries expected to continue through to tonight

  • Oct 23, 2020

UPDATE: Highway 3 closed east of Osoyoos

Police have re-opened Highway 33 at Idabel Lake

  • Oct 23, 2020

How to not get blown up or catch COVID-19 this Halloween in Penticton

Halloween amid a pandemic will present a handful of unique challenges

  • Oct 22, 2020

Penticton staffers recognized among best of their field

Two members of the City of Penticton staff have won awards in their respective career fields

  • Oct 22, 2020

With snow expected, Penticton reminds locals of road clearing procedures

It can take the city up to 48 hours to clear some locations

  • Oct 22, 2020

Osoyoos man in court for alleged shooting

The Oct. 11 shooting left a man with non-life threatening injuries

  • Oct 21, 2020

Police watchdog finds Penticton RCMP not responsible for woman’s death

The investigation stems from an incident in July

  • Oct 21, 2020

Property crime down in Penticton, say RCMP

But violent crime is up

  • Oct 21, 2020

Singla and Toor make first court appearances on immigration fraud

Their cases are adjourned until 2021

  • Oct 21, 2020

Collison slows Highway 97 traffic in Peachland

Route is down to single-lane alternating traffic

  • Oct 20, 2020

Deer with arrow through back spotted roaming Penticton

Conservation officers are searching for the animal

  • Oct 20, 2020

No charge for Naramata transit users on election day

Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen waives fare collection on Oct. 24

  • Oct 20, 2020

Penticton’s Victory Church to become temporary emergency winter shelter

Council unamiously approved the shelter

  • Oct 20, 2020

Truck collides with cyclist outside Penticton Wendy’s

Police are investigating the collision

  • Oct 20, 2020

It does take a village to save a beach

Nearly $600K raised so far to preserve Naramata park

  • Oct 19, 2020

Osoyoos Fire Department knock down car fire near house

Blaze was 'really close' to becoming a structure fire

  • Oct 19, 2020

Penticton Indian Band opposes Canadian Horizons development

Proposed residential development will remove the protected rights of the syilx Nation, says PIB

  • Oct 19, 2020