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  1. Vees give Cooper an ARead the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    The veteran forward was added to the Penticton Vees' leadership with co-captains Cody DePourcq and Patrick Sexton and fellow assistant captain Jack Ramsey.

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  2. Washington state man identified as victim in Okanagan rock-climbing accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    53 min ago | Canada.com

    ... Gray of Seattle was killed while climbing with friends on Skaha Bluffs, a world-class rock-climbing site, south of Penticton. Regional coroner Larry Marzinzik says Gray was rappelling down during his third climb of the day when he fell eight metres. ...

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  3. Coroner identifies Seattle man who died climbing near PentictonRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Penticton Western

    ... release, which did not note what sort of safety equipment he was using during what was his third climb of the day. Penticton and District Search and Rescue also responded the scene on Saturday and was preparing to extricate Gray by helicopter before ...

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  4. Students fear for future as first day fizzlesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... teachers and the provincial government. Worrying about the future is standard for any kid entering Grade 12, but Penticton student Matthew Koster and his peers have extra cause for concern this year. "I want to get back to class so I can graduate ...

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  5. Government of British Columbia: BC Coroners Service Confirms Identity in Rock-Climbing IncidentRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

    The BC Coroners Service has confirmed the identity of a man who died following a rock-climbing incident near Penticton on Aug. 30, 2014.

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  6. Parents protest strikeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Castanet.net

    Penticton parents and their children voiced concerns about the ongoing teachers' strike at a rally in the city Tuesday morning.

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  7. Rockets test goalies between pipesRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Kelowna Capital News

    ... 5-0 win over Kamloops, a shutout for goalie Jackson Whistle, who left the team to attend the Young Stars event in Penticton with the Vancouver Canucks. Five different Rockets hit the scoresheet for Kelowna in the win as returning players Riley ...

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  8. Attempted murder charges dropped against Penticton manRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | GlobalNews

    It happened last February at the Mayfair Motel on Skaha Lake Road when a man broke into the room of two women and choked one of them.

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  9. Rookie coach 'excited' for new challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Cloverdale Reporter

    ... Hannoun - who played last year in Vernon but was a key member of the Eagles during the 2012/13 season - to the Penticton Vees, in exchange for defenceman Alex Coulombe and future considerations. Hannoun was acquired by the Eagles earlier this ...

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  10. Warriors drop pre-season openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Castanet.net

    ... down close to his starting squad for the final four pre-season games. The Warriors play a home-and-home set with Penticton next weekend before closing out the pre-season schedule the following weekend against Salmon Arm. The Warriors will face ...

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  11. Minister of Education believes parties too far apart for mediationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Mark Brett/Black Press Locked out workers, left to right, Steve Grant and Grant Prothero in front of Penticton Secondary School Wednesday were hoping for good news concerning the current labour dispute with the provincial government.

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  12. look Vipers take the iceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... 20 points in 55 games last winter. Practices continued Saturday morning, leading up to a exhibition match with the Penticton Vees at Kal Tire Place. Camp continues today with more practices and more scrimmages against other Viper prospects. The ...

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  13. Dragon boat festival to have nearly 80 racesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 30 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    More than 2,000 paddlers will be descending on Penticton Sept. 6-7 for the 14th annual Penticton Dragon Boat Festival.

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  14. SPCA fundraiser set for City ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 30 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... London Drugs stores have partnered with the SPCA as well as Quality Greens in Vernon, Kelowna, West Kelowna, and Penticton to boost the money raised for this event. For the month of August, your local Quality Greens will be selling dog biscuits ...

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  15. Store owner fed up with theftRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | Castanet.net

    A Penticton liquor store owner is fed up after a string of thefts at his location, including a particularly brazen one last weekend.

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  16. In ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | Castanet.net

    ... sonic brilliance to the stage So get ready for a rocket ride this Summer!! Bruce Atkinson (89/100) Barking Parrot (Penticton): Paul Gibbons : Aug 29th Checkers Bar & Grill (Vernon): The Keys : Aug. 29th & Aug. 30th Doc Willoughby's Downtown Pub: ...

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  17. Fire on Westside Road quickly knocked downRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | Kelowna Capital News

    ... and was able to to keep it from encroaching on nearby residences. der consulted with BC Wildfire Management at the Penticton Zone but provincial resources were not requested due to the quick knock-down. crews rechecked the fire area during the night ...

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  18. Marina Way Lookout opensRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | Castanet.net

    Council members and some city staff celebrated the opening of Penticton's newest park area on the Okanagan Lake waterfront on Thursday.

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  19. Marina Way Lookout in Penticton officially opensRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... to enjoy the Okanagan Lake view." The project vision was to transform an abandoned peninsula, just east of the Penticton Art Gallery, formerly used as a Canadian National Railway loading dock, into a naturalized park area that restores Okanagan Lake ...

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  20. Young Warriors take one on the chinRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Times-Herald

    ... to be ready for those shots and you have to want them and I definitely was," said Willms who is headed back to Penticton, B.C. to play for the Okanagan Hockey Academy after the game. Willms made 21 saves in the first period alone. He robbed Colton ...

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