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  1. Penticton friends proof that kidney donation changes livesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    ... two are sharing their success story hoping to inspire others to give kidney donation a serious thought. "Just in Penticton alone there are 36 people waiting for kidney transplants, just in Penticton and then you look at all of B.C., the numbers must ...

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  2. Sentes Automotive donates to Okanagan CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    ... complex is a great way to stay out in front of that." Sentes Automotive operates six dealerships from Vernon to Penticton and is one of the largest automotive industry employers in the region with 265 employees. The Bright Horizons Building for ...

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  3. Trail boss sets sights highRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Castanet.net

    ... length of the Okanagan Valley, from the Shuswap in the north to Osoyoos in the south. Phase 1 of the Summerland-to-Penticton portion of the pathway is expected to open in July. The 1.3-kilometre section will extend alongside Highway 97 in Summerland ...

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  4. Sentes gives trades boostRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Castanet.net

    ... "This new complex is a great way to stay out in front of that." Sentes operates six dealerships from Vernon to Penticton and is one of the largest automotive industry employers in the region, with 265 employees. The Bright Horizons campaign for the ...

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  5. Injured climber rescuedRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Penticton Western

    A 17-member team from Penticton and District Search and Rescue responded to an emergency call to aid an injured male just after 8 p.m. March 27 at Skaha Bluffs. According to PENSAR's Randy Brown, the B.C. Ambulance service received a call from the man saying he had fallen about six metres in an area of the popular climbing location known as the Seven Dwarfs.

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  6. Food forest takes shapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Castanet.net

    ... The proposal for a food forest was pitched to the city and it was authorized for such a use in 2013. The Penticton garden is the first for Foster's nonprofit and they will be growing plants that require very little upkeep in the long run. It has ...

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  7. Fans unique in supporting Penticton VeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    LYLE BRANT has been cheering on Penticton junior A teams since the days of the Panthers. His 'Gooooo Veeeesssss' chant can be heard being belted out throughout the South Okanagan Events Centre and visiting rinks.

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  8. Rallying for health accordRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Castanet.net

    ... of a patchwork and unequal system of health care across the country. Other rallies are slated for 11 a.m. at Penticton Regional Hospital; 11 a.m. at Kelowna General Hospital; noon at the office of Alex Atamanenko, MP, in Oliver, and at 4:30 p.m. at ...

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  9. Tech shortage in OkanaganRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Castanet.net

    ... and incorporates mathematics, business, and communications courses. The programs are offered at the Kelowna, Penticton and Vernon campuses. The two-year Network and Telecommunications Engineering Technology diploma teaches students network ...

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  10. Clippers pull even in 7-3 victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | Nanaimo Daily News

    If there was ever a time the Nanaimo Clippers needed Sheldon Rempal to find his offensive touch again, it was last night - the team's leading regular season goal scorer had found the back of the net just once in these playoffs, and it was 12 games ago. But Rempal scored last night, and he was the first star as his team beat the Chilliwack Chiefs 7-3 to move to 1-1 in the B.C. Hockey League's Round 3 doubleround-robin, bouncing back from a 4-1 loss to the Penticton Vees Wednesday night.

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  11. Accused murderer blames dog for ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | Nanaimo Daily News

    A dog's sneeze splattered the blood of a murder victim onto the pants of an accused killer, a jury has heard in Penticton, B.C. John Koopmans, 52, is charged with the first-degree murders of Robert Wharton, 43, and his girlfriend, Rosemary Fox, 32, as well as the attempted murder of Bradley Martin, 50. Koopmans spent Friday testifying in B.C. Supreme Court about where he was March 30, 2013, when three people were shot in a semi-rural home near Princeton. Ten days before the shootings, he was salvaging lumber with Wharton, when Wharton got a large wood sliver in one of his hands that drew blood, said Koopmans.

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  12. My Maggie - Princess Margaret Secondary SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | ZDNet Blogs

    This is the official Princess Margaret Secondary School (Penticton, BC, Canada) Student Planner. PLEASE NOTE: This app is only useful for students, parents, and staff at this school.Students: Track your homework with reminders, subscribe to updates ...

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  13. My PenHi - Penticton Secondary SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | ZDNet Blogs

    This is the official Penticton Secondary School Student Planner. PLEASE NOTE: This app is only useful for students, parents, and staff at this school.Let your school know what features you'd like to see in the app!If you are a teacher and you'd like to use the app to communicate with your class or extra-curricular group, please contact support@appazur.com.This is a new product designed for your school.

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  14. Boonstock festival announces ita s not coming back to Penticton, B.C.Read the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | 680News

    Boonstock Productions Inc. made the announcement on social media, but organizers haven't said whether it will be moved elsewhere. The four-day festival was held on the Penticton Indian Reserve last year and featured the performances by American rapper Macklemore and musician and DJ Ryan Lewis.

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  15. Tech sector forecasts significant demand, nationally and locallyRead the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | Castanet.net

    ... and incorporates mathematics, business, and communications courses. The programs are offered at the Kelowna, Penticton and Vernon campuses. The two-year Network and Telecommunications Engineering Technology diploma teaches students network ...

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  16. No more Boonstock in PentictonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | The Penticton Western

    Both suppporters and opponents of the Boonstock Music Festival have been waiting to hear the fate of the music festival, which faced financial difficulties last year after being denied a liquor license by the province. "It is with a heavy heart that Boonstock Productions Inc would like to inform you that the Boonstock Music and Arts Festival will not be returning to Penticton, B.C. in 2015.

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  17. Liquor lotto and other changes phasing inRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | The Penticton Western

    ... or the small producers, because the small producers are not going to get in the grocery store chain," he said. "In Penticton and the Okanagan, those small producers are what makes the wine industry magic.

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  18. Local man credits now-closed Crossing facility for changing his lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | The Penticton Western

    If it wasn't for a Keremeos area teen drug rehabilitation facility, Rob Boretta-McLeod figures he would be in jail or dead. The now 23-year-old man living in Penticton spent almost a year total in the facility shortly after it opened in 2009/2010.

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  19. Marilyn Manson Teams Up With 'The Wire' Actor Michael Kenneth Williams for New Music VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | WWBN-FM Burton

    ... Mephistopheles Of Los Angeles." Tomorrow (Mar. 28), Manson kicks off his Hell Not Hallelujah 2015 spring tour in Penticton, British Columbia. He'll be playing in Canada and the U.S. through the middle of May, finishing up in Grand Rapids, Mich. on ...

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  20. Boonstock festival announces it's not coming back to Penticton, B.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Prince George Citizen

    Boonstock Productions Inc. made the announcement on social media, but organizers haven't said whether it will be moved elsewhere. The four-day festival was held on the Penticton Indian Reserve last year and featured the performances by American rapper Macklemore and musician and DJ Ryan Lewis.

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