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  1. New shopping experience coming to Save-On-FoodsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... groups and organizations that also give back to the South Okanagan. This includes backing events like Challenge Penticton and the Penticton Vees. "Last year we raised over $10,000 from just our store alone. All of that money went to the B.C. ...


  2. Five position battles to expect in Jets campRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | SLAM! Sports

    ... that will start the campaign off in the desert. Coming off another strong showing at the Young Stars Classic in Penticton, B.C., there's a growing sense of optimism that the future could be now for some of the Jets' top prospects and recent ...


  3. RFQ released for new patient tower at Penticton Regional HospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Journal of Commerce

    A Request for Qualifications was released today to design, build, finance, and maintain the new patient care tower at Penticton Regional Hospital in Penticton, B.C. The project will be in two phases. Phase one will be the tower itself, which will be approximately 26,700 square metres and will include an ambulatory care centre, surgical services centre, 84 medical/surgical inpatient beds in single patient rooms, a new medical device reprocessing unit, and space for the UBC Faculty of Medicine program.


  4. Vancouver Canucks hope for a fresh start with goaltender Ryan MillerRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    ... says he and other Vancouver Canucks prospects have a chance to catch the coaches' eyes at a rookie tournament in Penticton, B.C. Rookie squad coach Travis Green shares thoughts on the performance of several players. Mark Messier says Rogers adding ...


  5. STARGAZING: Solar systems like oursRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... 1. Ken Tapping is an astronomer with the National Research Council's Dominion Radio Astrophysical Observatory, Penticton, BC, V2A 6J9.Tel (250) 497-2300, Fax (250) 497-2355E-mail: We encourage an open exchange of ideas on ...


  6. David Wolf, Re-Introducing Your Calgary FlamesRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Flame For Thought

    ... play hard definitely. I will try to make some plays, too, and maybe get a goal." "I watched (online) the games in Penticton," said Wolf. "We have pretty big boys on this team. They can all protect themselves pretty good. But, of course, if one of my ...


  7. Scratching a seven-year itchRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... six goaltenders), including 2014 first-round pick Nik Ehlers, who was sensational at the Young Stars tournament in Penticton, B.C., 2013 first-rounder Josh Morrissey and a host of other prospects priming to push for work with the big club. But it's ...


  8. Is change brewing in Jetsville?Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... everyone at the team's development camp in the summer and then wowed everyone at the Young Stars Tournament in Penticton, B.C., last weekend. He's slight at 5-11, 162 pounds, but the skill level of this Danish dynamo is so impressive, the question ...


  9. Canadian company shelves Similkameen dam planRead the original story

    Monday Sep 15 | Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune

    ... explore the feasibility of the dam on the Similkameen River near the Copper Mountain Mine site, according to the Penticton Western News , a sister publication of the Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune . The Western News went on to report, "According to ...


  10. Jets make their first assignments to IceCapsRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | The Labradorian

    The St. John's IceCaps got their first official assignees of the new season Tuesday when the parent Winnipeg Jets dispatched five players to the American Hockey League team. Defencemen Zach Bell and Ralf Freibergs and forwards Chase Basily, Jean Dupuy and Ben Walker all played for the Jets in a recent rookie tournament in Penticton, B.C. Freibergs and Basily, both products of NCAA college programs, are already signed to AHL deals.


  11. War canoe racing returnsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago |

    In the early 1900s, war canoe regattas were commonplace on Okanagan Lake, and this weekend local residents will get the chance to relive that piece of history. "It's just a unique part of Penticton's sports history," said Penticton Museum curator Peter Ord.


  12. Extra MRI scans will shorten wait timesRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Daily News

    But the director of diagnostic imaging for the region can't say by how much the extra 730 procedures being funded will reduce wait times. In Interior Health, funding was distributed among hospitals in Kamloops, Kelowna and Penticton based on a ratio of 19 scans per 1,000 population.


  13. Silvertipsa Lotz earns extended stay with NHLa s CanucksRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    ... Canucks. Lotz impressed during his time with Vancouver's rookies over the weekend at the Young Stars Classic in Penticton, B.C., and the rookie camp invitee has been asked to stay another week. Lotz, a 19-year-old from St. Adolphe, Manitoba, was ...


  14. Johnny Hockey turning heads in CalgaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Red Deer Advocate

    Calgary Flames prospect Johnny Gaudreau might be small in stature but has been getting big reviews based on some spectacular skill and a catchy nickname. PENTICTON, B.C. - Johnny Gaudreau has a single NHL game under his belt, but he's already earned a very catchy nickname.


  15. Quick Drop: Big Yak and LeonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Oil On Whyte

    ... editor Dave Mallett pointed in his article , Yakimov has been the main story out of the Young Stars tournament in Penticton B.C. He is not only big, he is imposing at 6'5 and 236 lbs. If we use Vollman's NHL equivalencies (one of the more simple ...


  16. Pickleball player nets golden resultRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... finally get to apply my skills," said Coleman, competing in her second games. "I have a lot of competition here in Penticton. It has paid off." Coleman said the competition was good despite there not being as many teams, only four. Coleman said her ...


  17. Flames GM Brad Treliving gives thumbs up to Young Stars ClassicRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SLAM! Sports

    Johnny Gaudreau, Sam Bennett and Markus Granlund put their scoring skills on full display through the three-game tournament in Penticton, B.C., in which the Calgary Flames prospects won two of three clashes. Treliving, the Flames GM, returned to the Stampede City just as impressed with some of the players who have received less limelight.


  18. Forest fire prevention tops politicians' wish listRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... Branch. More help was then called out Monday to tackle a fire that lit up in the Shingle Creek area on the Penticton Indian Reserve and quickly expanded to 18 hectares, before crews wrestled it to 80 per cent containment as of Tuesday morning, ...


  19. Penticton city council candidates announce intentions to runRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Penticton Western

    ... chatting with turned the question around and asked him why he wasn't running himself. Though he's only lived in Penticton since 2008, Sayeed thinks his work in the community shows how involved he has become. In turn, he incorporated those elements ...


  20. Steamfest Regatta hits Okanagan lakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... to 21 are hoping to re-capture the aquatic spirit that was prevalent in the early 1900s. Peter Ord, curator of the Penticton Museum, said the event will be a showcase and fundraiser for the restoration of four of the city's original war canoes. Ord ...