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  1. LCLB gives more detail on Boonstock denialRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    In an open letter to the people of Penticton on Wednesday afternoon, Douglas Scott, general manager for the B.C. Liquor Control and Licensing Branch has come forward to explain how the LCLB decision to deny Boonstock's licence application was made.

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  2. Supreme Court rules in favour of Penticton Hospitality AssociationRead the original story

    8 min ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    The long wait is over, and the B.C. Supreme Court has ruled in favour of the Penticton Hospitality Association in their l ong-running dispute with the City of Penticton.

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  3. LCLB gives more detail on Boonstock denialRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Penticton Western

    In an open letter to the people of Penticton on Wednesday afternoon, Douglas Scott, general manager for the B.C. Liquor Control and Licensing Branch has come forward to explain how the LCLB decision to deny Boonstock's licence application was made.

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  4. Clark gives go-ahead for $325-million expansion at Penticton hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Even the chief of staff at Penticton Regional Hospital was caught off-guard by Wednesday's announcement of a $325-million renovation of the facility that will include a new seven-storey tower.

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  5. Mobile medical unit in town for the weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Penticton Western

    Jesse Sheridan, a clinical resorces educator with the B.C. Mobile Medical Unit stationed in Penticton for the long weekend works with the mediman, a functional mannequin used as part of the unit's training program on its various stops throughout the province.

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  6. Hospital gets new towerRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Castanet.net

    "As Penticton continues to grow, so does the demand on services Penticton families rely on, including the hospital.

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  7. Sh*t Parkers of KelownaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Castanet.net

    ... steam with 139 likes and Dom says Sh*t Parkers of Kamloops is in the works with the possibility of Sh*t Parkers of Penticton close behind. "We have had a few posts in the last little while in Kelowna that have gone pretty wild. The latest one ...

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  8. Hospital on wheelsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Castanet.net

    The MMU was hauled into place in front of the Emergency Department at PRH July 29 and will be operational July 31 through Aug 3. Penticton Regional Hospital's acute health services director Maureen Thomson said the August long weekend is already a busy time for Penticton and with the addition of Boonstock, Interior Health felt they could use some ... (more)

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  9. Booze sponsors drop BoonstockRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Penticton Western

    A spokesman for Big Surf Beer confirmed Wednesday the company would be "unable to execute" its sponsorship of the three-day music festival in Penticton, after the B.C. Liquor Control and Licensing Branch refused to sanction the event due to safety concerns.

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  10. Lacrosse boys run to bronzeRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Prince George Citizen

    ... Blake McIntosh. "And we only go to two tournaments every year. It was a successful weekend." Prince George edged Penticton 5-4 in their opening match, then clobbered Juan de Fuca 7-2. Their lone preliminary round loss came against Vancouver, 9-6. ...

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  11. McLean heads class of 2014 B.C. HHoFRead the original story

    Tuesday | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... save," said McLean, who does work as a Canucks ambassador and was inducted into the B.C. Hockey Hall of Fame in Penticton Friday with retired NHLer Pat Price, Bill Ennos and the Kelowna Rockets 2004 Memorial Cup winning team. "The two-pad slide, ...

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  12. Penticton Hospital expansion boosters hoping for announcementRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Penticton Western

    Project boosters are optimistic Premier Christy Clark will use her speech Wednesday in Penticton to confirm funding for a proposed hospital expansion.

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  13. Stargazing Notes: Saturn more than just a pretty starRead the original story

    Yesterday | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... yet. Ken Tapping is an astronomer with the National Research Council's Dominion Radio Astrophysical Observatory, Penticton, BC, V2A 6J9. Tel (250) 497-2300, E-mail: ken.tapping@nrc-cnrc.gc.ca. We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's ...

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  14. Penticton's Eneas good in Bull-A-RamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Sunday wasn't as good as Saturday for the Penticton bull rider in the Bull-A-Rama presented by Penticton Speedway and Penticton Toyota last weekend.

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  15. Pet poisoning have some Penticton residents worriedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Penticton Western

    Some pet owners in Penticton are nervous after a rash of suspected animal poisonings for which police have not made any arrests.

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  16. LETTERS: More explanation of emergency responsesRead the original story

    Tuesday | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... name would appear to be focused on handmade and likely locally produced items. I would like to point out that in Penticton, such a change would be conflating two separate and very different markets. The Penticton Farmers Market, now into its 24th ...

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  17. Jacked and juiced auto enthusiasts heat up Skaha Beach for car showRead the original story

    Tuesday | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Lift kits to custom paint jobs, Skaha Beach will be the place for auto enthusiasts this weekend for the inaugural JCI Penticton Jacked & Juiced custom truck and car show.

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  18. Federal Conservatives pick Neufeld, Liberals nominate DenesiukRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Osoyoos Times

    ... the 649 party members who voted. (Richard McGuire photo) On Saturday, the Conservatives chose Marshall Neufeld, a Penticton real estate agent, with 88 per cent of the vote. The only other contender was Rick de Jong, a West Kelowna councillor. In ...

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  19. Boonstock liquor licence denial is final, says B.C. LCLBRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | CBC News

    ... 2013, in what would be its final year in Gibbons, Alta. The 10-year-old music and arts festival has relocated to Penticton, B.C., for 2014. (@Boonstock/Twitter) About 8,000 people are expected to be in Penticton, B.C. this weekend for the Boonstock ...

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  20. WestJet Encore Orders Five New Bombardier Q400 NextGen AircraftRead the original story

    Tuesday | Sys-Con Media

    ... The airline has announced plans to introduce service to Quebec City, Quebec; Fredericton, New Brunswick and Penticton, British Columbia in 2015. Optimized for short-haul operations and capable of seating up to 86 passengers, the Q400 NextGen ...

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