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  1. The Great Okanagan Beer Festival comes to KelownaRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Kelowna Capital News

    ... that amongst the exhibitors are Four Winds Brewing Co. (Delta BC), Tree Brewing (Kelowna BC), Bad Tattoo Brewing (Penticton BC), Bomber Brewing (Vancouver BC) and newcomers Moody Ales (Port Moody BC), Barkerville Brewing (Quesnel BC) and Fuggles & ...

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  2. Bobbitt decision soonRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Castanet.net

    Crown has been pushing for Bobbitt to be labelled a dangerous offender, stemming from a violent sexual assault in 2011 in Penticton. A hearing on the matter was held off and on for several months in Penticton in 2014 and recently concluded in Kelowna, with a "fix date" set for today.

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  3. BC NDP hold training conference in PentictonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    When it comes to political campaigning, change is coming fast and furious. This weekend, the BC NDP faithful are descending on Penticton for an intensive session of modern campaign training.

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  4. B.C. rink rage incidents escalate, requiring police involvementRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    ... behaviour has been a long time coming. (CHAD HIPOLITO For THE GLOBE AND MAIL) At a Feb. 20 junior hockey game in Penticton, B.C., an angry parent allegedly confronted a referee outside the arena, screamed abuse and threats at the official and then ...

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  5. New home for medical studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Castanet.net

    A new factory built modular student housing facility was placed on the site, Saturday, near the hospital's psychiatric unit. The fully-furnished, single storey residence will be known as the Lloyd and Lota Jobling House in honour of the Penticton residents who donated more than $500,000 from their estate to the South Okanagan Similkameen Medical Foundation for the project.

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  6. Nude beach on agendaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Castanet.net

    ... Proteau, speaking on behalf of the Three Mile Naturist Beach Committee at the meeting. Frustrated neighbours told Penticton council in early February there will be no compromise when it comes to use of Three Mile Beach. A delegation including Cary ...

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  7. Highs and Lows: Spring is in the airRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... Daniel Highley is a local addiction specialist contributing columns to the Penticton Western News. He specializes in addiction assessment, treatment, prevention and concurrent disorders. He also teaches part-time at OUC in the continuing education ...

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  8. New home for medical students at Penticton Regional HospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Penticton Western

    A new factory-built modular student housing facility was placed on site Saturday, Feb. 28 near the hospital's psychiatric unit. The fully-furnished, single-storey residence will be known as the Lloyd and Lota Jobling House in honour of the Penticton residents who donated more than $500,000 from their estate to the South Okanagan Similkameen Medical Foundation for the project.

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  9. Minor Hockey Roundup: Mystixs, Blazers punch tickets to provincialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Daily News

    ... Monteith, and Keagan Fletcher earned the team's hardhat as hardest working player. The Bandits will travel to Penticton for OMAHA playoffs this weekend. --- Logan Stankoven had six goals and three assists as the Western Roofing Nailers defeated the ...

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  10. Warriors off to the playoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Castanet.net

    It took the entire 58 game schedule but the West Kelowna Warrior have squeezed their way in to the BC Hockey League playoffs. The Warriors did their part Saturday beating the lowly Surrey Eagles 6-2 and got the help they needed s Penticton edged Salmon Arm 2-1 in overtime.

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  11. Ramsey the overtime hero for Vees against Salmon ArmRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Jack Ramsey was mobbed as his shot found its way past Salmon Arm Silverbacks goalie Angus Redmond to give the Penticton Vees a 2-1 overtime win at the South Okanagan Events Centre Saturday. "I brought it down the wall, I kind of hit my brakes a bit and I saw him stumble, not many guys on the ice so I thought I had a good chance to hit the net," said Ramsey of his goal at 1:48.

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  12. Two vehicle accident in PentictonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | The Penticton Western

    ... was thrown into the fence at Westminster Equipment Rentals and other ended up in parking lot of the business. Penticton Fire Rescue responded with a engine and a rescue, one BCAS ambulance and four RCMP cars were at the scene. It is not known at ...

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  13. Vernon Vipers to face Merritt in BCHL playoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Asked if he was concerned about his team's modest two-game losing streak heading into the B.C. Hockey League playoffs, Vernon Vipers head coach Mark Ferner offered a simple one-word answer. "No," said Ferner immediately following a 3-2 loss to the Penticton Vees Friday night in the team's final regular season game, and before he knew his club would play the Merritt Centennials in the opening round of the playoffs starting Tuesday and Wednesday, 7 p.m. both nights, at Kal Tire Place.

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  14. Zerter-Gossage leads Vees past VipersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Lewis Zerter-Gossage's 18th goal of the season was not only a beauty, it was a big one for the Penticton Vees against the Vernon Vipers Friday at the South Okanagan Events Centre. He snapped a 12-game goal drought when he buried his backhand deke past Danny Todosychuk to give the Vees a 3-2 win.

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  15. B.C. hockey dad may get charged for threats to refRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | DurhamRegion.com

    Police are recommending charges against a B.C. father who allegedly yelled threats at a referee after his son's junior hockey game. Sgt. Rick Dellebuur says the 52-year-old Kamloops man confronted a referee walking to his vehicle after a game in Penticton on Feb. 20. He says the man's son held him back as he screamed at and threatened the referee, before punching his vehicle as he drove away.

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  16. RCMP say B.C. hockey dad might get charged for threatening son's refereeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Brandon Sun

    Police are recommending charges against a B.C. father who allegedly yelled threats at a referee after his son's junior hockey game. Sgt. Rick Dellebuur says the 52-year-old Kamloops man confronted a referee walking to his vehicle after a game in Penticton on Feb. 20. He says the man's son held him back as he screamed at and threatened the referee, before punching his vehicle as he drove away.

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  17. Beer festival lineup revealedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Castanet.net

    ... up from the liquor board and local government. One of the main attractions will be the cask events, being held in Penticton at the new Cannery Brewing and in Kelowna at the Tree Brewing Institute. The complete event schedule is not yet complete, but ...

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  18. Why are the Irish Rovers helping a cat in Penticton?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | CBC News

    Clancy, an orange tom cat from Penticton, B.C., disappeared on a road trip to Dawson City, Yukon, last summer. He was found five months later and flown back to Penticton, but by then his owner had adopted another cat and he couldn't manage two of them.

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  19. Ref blows the whistle on hockey dad to Penticton RCMPRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Alleged abuse of on-ice officials has resulted in the father of a Merritt Centennials hockey player being banned from his son's games for the rest of this season and facing possible legal charges as well. The case involved an incident in the rear parking lot of the South Okanagan Events Centre following the Feb. 20 B.C. Hockey League game between the Centennials and Penticton Vees.

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  20. RCMP say Kamloops hockey dad might get charged for threatening son's refereeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Canada.com

    ... sparked a heated debate in West Vancouver as the municipality considers measures to limit the size of new homes. PENTICTON - Police are recommending charges against a B.C. father who allegedly yelled threats at a referee after his son's junior ...

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