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  1. Turnovers costly as Vipers bow to Warriors in OTRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... the Merritt Centennials (14-9-0-1) Wednesday at Kal Tire Place. The Cents fell 3-2 in OT to the league-leading Penticton Vees Friday at the South Okanagan Events Centre. Trailing 2-1 heading into period three, the Vees (21-3-0-1) got a powerplay ...

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  2. Search still on for missing womanRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | St. Albert Gazette

    ... been in some sort of contact,' says Leavins' sister Shannon Lepey from her home in Beaverdell, B.C., east of Penticton. 'For her to just drop off like this ... she's done it with plenty of other people in her past, but she's always had contact with ...

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  3. Penticton gets cold shoulder for input on guidelines for major eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Penticton Western

    Without even a nod to Penticton, the Ministry of Justice has announced a new planning resource and guidelines for large events like Boonstock. According to a release this week from the Ministry of Justice, a group, co-led by the provincial government and the Squamish-Lillooet Regional District, has developed a new set of user-friendly guidelines to assist communities with hosting safe and successful Major Planned Events.

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  4. Gov't cash for orchardistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Castanet.net

    An estimated 1,500 acres of orchards will be replanted over the length of the program, providing an estimated 2,600 jobs each year in the Okanagan. "The B.C. Fruit growers are the heart of the South Okanagan economy and one of the founding sectors of our region," said Dan Ashton, MLA for Penticton.

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  5. WIDC the 'perfect showcase 'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Prince George Citizen

    ... and you can actually see how it was built." That means showing off the cross-laminated timbers and panels, made by Penticton's Structurlam Products Ltd., the envelope-pushing designs of visionary architect Michael Green and structural building ...

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  6. Boonstock police bill not paidRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Castanet.net

    ... Clark, executive director, policing and security branch, Ministry of Justice, in a statement. In September, the Penticton RCMP compiled their stats and completed a cost analysis of police operations directly related to the festival held over the ...

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  7. Pianist to solo with Okanagan Symphony Youth OrchestraRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Three performances this weekend will feature the 80 talented musicians of the Okanagan Symphony Youth Orchestra performing classical pieces for guests attending concerts in Penticton, Vernon and Kelowna. "Our youth musicians are so talented that they will impress every music lover and attendees will truly enjoy this show," said OSYO coordinator Carol Colpitts.

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  8. Newsome accepts offer from Michigan TechRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Surrey Leader

    ... Huskies starting in the 2016-17 season. He is one of the 13 players on the roster of the BC Hockey league's Penticton Vees to commit to an NCAA team this season, and one of four local players in the league to do so. Newsome, who scored 22 goals and ...

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  9. Scary night at fiery apartmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Castanet.net

    Some tenants of the apartment building where a unit burned Thursday in Penticton remained displaced Friday, while others returned last night. The female occupant of the unit where the fire started was also in hospital overnight.

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  10. Burton Cummings is coming to PentictonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Burton Cummings, former frontman of The Guess Who and lead singer on classic hit tracks like American Woman , Share the Land and No Time is coming to the Ballroom at the Penticton Trade and Convention Centre on March 12. Joined by the Burton Cummings Band and opening band Vancouver-based musician Wil, Cummings will be playing a series of intimate performances in eight cities throughout B.C. The In Your Backyard Tour is themed around musical legends coming to smaller towns and cities instead of people driving out to the city to see the legends.

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  11. Native court workers feel underpaidRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Kelowna Capital News

    ... get paid for," said Kruger. There are 20 communities across the province on rotating job action. On Wednesday, Penticton will join Kamloops and Nanaimo with picket lines from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Kelowna will hold one on Thursday. Kruger said the ...

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  12. EDITORIAL: Past discrepancies cannot be dismissedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... $1.6 million in liens against the Eckhardt Avenue properties. Then there was the nearly year-long dispute with the Penticton Hospitality Association, resulting in the city losing a lawsuit in B.C. Supreme Court. There is just no good spin the city ...

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  13. Molson Old Timers Hockey tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... which has been going for 17 years, had four divisions of four teams from Kelowna, Chilliwack, Kamloops, Langley, Penticton and Summerland. Tournament proceeds have gone to Penticton Minor Hockey and paralympic athlete Andrew Cooke. We encourage an ...

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  14. Locally sourced products coming to Dogtown Urban MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Products of the Okanagan Valley and B.C. will be the focus of Urban Market , opening in the Dogtown Cafe in Penticton. Supporting local farmers and producers, the partnership, which includes LocalMotive Organic Delivery, will offer a range of quality foods not currently available in the downtown core.

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  15. Penticton Save-On-Foods grand openingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    After months of renovations at the Penticton Save-On-Foods store, they will be unveiling their new store design and amenities on Saturday. Store manager Brad Hickey said from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. they are planning a celebration with the community which will include cake, coffee, Zumba dancers, a jazz band, more than 15 local vendors, giveaways and spin the wheel to raise funds for the B.C. Children's Hospital.

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  16. More Penticton nominees for Small Business B.C. awardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Chris Boehm puts the finishing touches on one of his custom burgers at Burger55 which is nominated for a Small Business B.C. award. Burger 55 and Karoleena have been nominated for Best Company and Crossfit Penticton for People's Choice in the Small Business B.C. Awards .

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  17. LETTERS: Fortis responds to metersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    A recent article and letter to the editor in the Penticton Western News outlined concerns about advanced meters. We would like our customers to know that safety is a top priority in everything FortisBC does.

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  18. Prince George centre opens as towering presence in all-wood construction sectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Canada.com

    ... and you can actually see how it was built." That means showing off the cross-laminated timbers and panels, made by Penticton's Structurlam Products Ltd., the envelope-pushing designs of visionary architect Michael Green and structural building ...

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  19. Youth orchestra performingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Castanet.net

    The group is made up of 80 musicians who will be performing classical pieces for guests in Penticton, Vernon and Kelowna. "Our youth musicians are so talented that they will impress every music lover and attendees will truly enjoy this show," says Carol Colpitts, coordinator Okanagan Symphony Youth Orchestra.

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  20. Third Annual Accountability ReportRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 20 | Castanet.net

    ... in, please do not hesitate to contact me with your request. I can be reached via email at Dan Albas has been a Penticton resident since 1981. After attending Okanagan University College, Dan choose to move into small business where his company Kick ...

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