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Spirit Ridge rebranding to Hyatt Hotels

First resort in Canada to join Hyatt’s exclusive Unbound Collection

Inspiring a wave of good

Interior savings held its fourth Day of Difference in Lake Country Oct. 19

Recycling pays off for Penticton man

Recycle-It to Win-It contest winner is from Penticton

Scotties Tournament of Hearts volunteers get a free ride

Penticton approves free transit for Tournament of Hearts volunteers

Utilizing virtual reality in schools

Teachers are looking for ways to further utilize technology in the classroom

Power expected to return this afternoon for Lake Country

Estimated times from BC Hydro says power is expected to return at 4:30 p.m.

Queen Silver Star Candidates
    Red Dress Walk for Awareness, Enderby, October 4, 2017
      Community Futures
        United Way Drive Thur Breakfast

          Refrigeration mechanics students grapple with Fernie’s deadly leak

          ‘Something happened that created an immediate danger, and these guys were in the middle’: instructor

          Bear sighting in Lake Country

          Bears are fattening up this time of year, have you seen one in your neighbourhood?

          Original art auction commemorates Okanagan Centre Fire

          Alex Fong original piece ‘Any Way the Wind Blows’ to commemorate the July 2017 Okanagan Centre Fire

          Bus route extensions drive debate

          Potential bus route extensions have sparked debate amongst Vernon School District trustees

          Bacon shooting: Trial delayed again

          The trial looking in to the 2011 killing of a BC gangster is set to be delayed again.

          District provides incentives for Habitat for Humanity

          Lake Country city council is providing the organization with development incentives

          CAO reports to District of Barriere on well construction

          Status of well construction and paving projects reported to council

          • Oct 19th, 2017

          Politician recovering in Vancouver

          Okanagan politician is recovering in Vancouver following an accident

          Kelowna man tells jurors he killed his roommate

          Daniel Ruff said he killed his roommate by accident as they fought.

          Pretty road residents worried about development

          The Lake Country road can’t handle the traffic increase in the area, says a resident

          UPDATED: Residents still without power in Okanagan

          After yesterday’s storm, many residents are without power in Lake Country, West Kelowna and Peachland

          Flood damage for City of Penticton estimated at over $600,000

          Penticton has now moved into the recovery phase of flooding

          Mounties look for answers in Kelowna murder, community reacts

          Kelowna resident Russia Nicholson’s murder has rocked the community most risk of violence.