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  1. Okanagan Hockey Group hosts WHL combinesRead the original story w/Photo

    51 min ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... in measuring where they are from a skill development standpoint". The WHL Prospect Combines will be operated by Penticton's Okanagan Hockey Group. Under its agreement with the WHL, Okanagan Hockey Group will provide the highest quality instructors ...

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  2. Oiler soaks up prospects experienceRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Western Wheel

    ... Team West erase an early deficit to win by a 3-2 count. Gardner picked up a second assist on the game-winner from Penticton Vees blueliner Jarod Hilderman with just 7.3 seconds on the clock. The Moose Jaw native had a golden opportunity to give his ...

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  3. High-speed chase suspect due in Penticton courtRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Penticton Western

    A 43-year-old man is due back in court in Penticton next week after allegedly leading police on a high-speed chase in a vehicle containing stolen guns. Daniel Wayne Miller is charged with possession of property obtained by crime, dangerous operation of a motor vehicle, two counts of possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose, and breach of a court order.

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  4. Mites infesting bighorn sheepRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Castanet.net

    ... treat," she said. "But we remain concerned and are taking steps." B.C. Parks and Fish and Wildlife staff met with Penticton-based HNZ Topflight in the fall to discuss concerns over the health of sheep in the Snowy Protected Area. All parties agreed ...

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  5. Oilers soaks up prospects experienceRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Western Wheel

    ... Team West erase an early deficit to win by a 3-2 count. Gardner picked up a second assist on the game-winner from Penticton Vees blueliner Jarod Hilderman with just 7.3 seconds on the clock. The Moose Jaw native had a golden opportunity to give his ...

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  6. Vees set to battle with the 'BacksRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... to help Doef financially by raising money. The Vees will help out for two more home games. "I hope the city of Penticton can rally behind him as much as we have," said Sexton, adding that Doef is a great guy. Vees notes: Forward Matthew Serratore is ...

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  7. Tin Cup kept by the SchoolboysRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... a lot of provincial champions, nationals champs," said Gladish. "It's fantastic. We are lucky to have them in Penticton for sure. Everyone loves the tournament." That includes Tyrel Griffith, who has played in it for five straight years with his ...

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  8. Top mogul skiers tangle in NorAmRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... including B.C. athletes, as well as the U.S., Australia, Japan, Germany and Bermuda . Representing AFC were Penticton's Koleton Phipps, Josh and Jordan Kober, and Noah Spence. As well, there was Kassidy Todd from Keremeos, West Kelowna's Mason ...

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  9. Lake Placid Next Stop on Aerials and Moguls World Cup TourRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    ... ur-Lapointe (Montreal, QC), Maxime Dufour-Lapointe (Montreal, QC), Audrey Robichaud (Quebec City, QC), Andi Naude (Penticton, BC), Christel Hamel (Montreal, QC)

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  10. New speed limit drops in downtownRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Penticton Western

    The City of Penticton and Downtown Penticton Association are encouraging local drivers to "slow down and shop a while," as speed limits in the commercial core are made a consistent 30 kilometres per hour. "We want to enhance the pedestrian experience, and make Downtown Penticton a comfortable place for people to discover on foot," said Penticton Mayor Andrew Jakubeit.

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  11. $24,000 raised in Walk for MemoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Penticton Western

    ... an older pocket here," said Myres. Women also account for over 70 per cent of caregivers which is who this year's Penticton walk was dedicated to. "The disease takes a tremendous toll on these women." she said. "The burden is especially high for ...

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  12. Sip, savour and save at wine and dineRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... And it also lets them try B.C. VQA wines from a host of area wineries, specially paired with the dishes. In Penticton, Theo's Restaurant and Villa Rosa Restaurante are participating. Theo's is offering two different menu options with Wild B.C. ...

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  13. LETTERS: Gone to the dogsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    If all previous dogs were licensed as spay or neutered dogs, that would be $53,599 revenue to Penticton. City of Penticton dog parks are: Lakeshore beach park - no grass or shade and very limited space.

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  14. Battle of brushes comes to PentictonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    After an unforgettable experience on the East Coast, Shannon Thorpe Frederick is bringing the very first Art Battle to Penticton. She's originally from B.C., but spent the past 10 years living in P.E.I. where she competed in the live painting competition for the first time.

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  15. Meet Canadian Sarah Cornett-ChingFrom A Welders Stick To A Winners CircleRead the original story

    Yesterday | Paddock Talk

    ... the scenes." She's already been racing for 11 years and counting. "I started out in little 4-cylinder cars at Penticton Speedway in Penticton, BC at 12 years, winning two championships before moving up to street stocks...then to late models. My dad ...

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  16. Vernon Coca Cola Vipers ice Vancouver 13-1Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... offence as the Nixon Wenger Vipers fell 14-2 to Okanagan Hockey Academy in Pee Wee Tier 2 league play Friday in Penticton. The Valley Wood Remanufacturing Vipers opened the Kelowna Classic Atom Development A tourney with a 6-5 win over the West ...

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  17. Coquitlam snipers halt Snakes' six-game streakRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... 17-24-1-4. The third-place Centennials (24-17-0-2), who trail Vernon by nine points, bowed 4-1 to the BCHL leading Penticton Vees (35-7-2-1) Friday at the South Okanagan Events Centre. The Vipers got off to an ideal road start by scoring twice in ...

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  18. Mike Weir's effect drives Canada's next top golfersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | CBC News

    ... a reference to Paul Henderson's famous goal, lifting Canada to a win in the Summit Series over the Soviets. "Penticton Golf Course," says Roger Sloan of Merrit, B.C., who is now on the PGA Tour. "I was playing in a junior tournament. I was in the ...

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  19. Skier a mogul for Team AlbertaRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Western Wheel

    ... the same week Clement was there. Clement's next stop on the Nor-Am circuit is this week at Apex Mountain in Penticton. However, he will have more pressing matters on his mind. 'I have to write my (Bio 30) diploma exam in Penticton,' said Clement, a ...

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  20. Dead man at Kamloops jail had violent link to PentictonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | The Penticton Western

    ... the B.C. Coroners Service is still investigating. In May 2013, Belseck pleaded guilty in provincial court in Penticton to eight offences, include uttering threats and assaulting a peace officer, and was sentenced to 225 days in jail. Court heard ...

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