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We asked: should Meghan and Harry move to Penticton?

We asked locals why Prince Harry and Meghan Markle should settle down in Peach City.

Police watchdog seeking witnesses following death of man in Penticton

In November, a man died days after his arrest in Penticton

Whose boat is this boat on Okanagan Lake?

Boat frozen in place on lake south of Summerland

Convicted Penticton sex offender Edward Casavant sentenced to six years

“An entire generation of boys were likely affected,” said Justice Monica McParland.

If B.C. adopts year-round daylight time, each East Kootenay town would pick own time zone

Kootenay East MLA Tom Shypitka stopped by a recent regional district meeting to explain

Sicamous Eagles beat Summerland for first win of 2020

The 6-3 victory came on the same night as the Eagles’ annual cancer fundraiser.

Landmark gathering of Okanagan Nation members to discuss missing, murdered Indigenous women

‘We’re all in this canoe together,’ said Roger Hall, father to the late Roxanne Louie.

‘Do not drive,’ message urged in North Okanagan

Armstrong reportedly the worst with white out on Highway 97A

Nine-year-old Penticton boy fighting cancer with a smile

Tim Hodgkinson is in Vancouver with his son Wills who suffered a cancer relapse.

South Okanagan man reported missing by RCMP

Penticton RCMP are appealing to the public for help locating Trevor Batoche.

Cawston winery extends helping hand to Australia

Purchase a case of wine from Little Farm Winery and support those affected by Australian wildfires

1,200 applications later, 17 Okanagan puppies find new homes

After being up for adoption for less than a week, all of the rescued husky puppies now have homes

Shuswap’s New Year’s baby named after hockey great Sidney Crosby

Toni and Scott Campbell welcome baby daughter at Shuswap Lake General Hospital on Friday, Jan. 3

Convicted Keremeos murderer granted continuation of day parole

From 1995-2018, Robert Nicholson served a life sentence for the murder of two men

More teens suffering mental health issues in Thompson Cariboo Shuswap, survey says

Survey completed by over 38,000 adolescents across all six school districts in the region

Couples brave ice and snow for New Years Eve weddings in the North Shuswap

Discounted pop-up weddings from a local officiant allowed two couples to ring in 2020 married.

Update: Power entirely restored following winter storms in the Shuswap

A few families were still wihout power overnight but BC Hydro crews are working around the clock.

School back in session for North Okanagan students

Several important dates for both Vernon and North Okanagan districts

Coroner reports Oliver teen’s death due to natural causes

19-year-old Aidan Pratt of Oliver died unexpectedly in 2017