Skaters skim across the frozen waters of Okanagan Lake

!Fresh air and the frozen waters of Okanagan Lake brought plenty of people out in skates during the weekend as this impromptu hockey game broke out with the SS Sicamous as a scenic backdrop on Sunday.  - Mark Brett/Penticton Western News
  • Penticton  updated Jan 15, 2017 at 10:54 PM

Cold temperatures have frozen the waters along the shoreline of Okanagan Lake as many people came out for some skating fun.


Search and Rescue team helps injured snowmobiler

  • Vernon posted Jan 15, 2017 at 4:00 PM

Vernon helicopter unit lends assistance in the North Thompson


B.C. universities’ sexual assault policies look to avoid past mistakes

  • B.C.  posted Jan 15, 2017 at 11:00 AM

A young woman behind the bill that called for better reporting procedures looks at some recently released draft rules.


Enderby's doors open to growth

  • Enderby updated Jan 15, 2017 at 10:57 AM

Enderby has thrown down the welcome mat, and that will be the ongoing goal in 2017.


Falkland hunter in spotlight

  • Falkland posted Jan 15, 2017 at 9:00 AM

Dean Trumbley is the host of Bushnell’s Trigger Effect - a hunting TV series


Vernon's own Rogers Hometown Hockey hero

  • Vernon posted Jan 15, 2017 at 6:00 AM

Kelly Zawyrucha, 54, is a truck driver and transportation logistics manager for the tour, which comes to town Jan. 21 & 22

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Should a governance study look at the existing electoral area model and possible municipal status for the North Westside?

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