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Cadets take flight

Oct 1, 2014 / 1:24 pm

Photo: Contributed - Capt Tyler Willis Air Cadets from 902 Summerland spent the day in Oliver experiencing the joy of flight on Sunday.  The Air Cadet Gliding Program runs in the fall and spring seasons, taking Air Cadets for rides

High level thief foiled

Oct 1, 2014 / 1:24 pm

Photo: Contributed The ladder remained after the thief fled on a bike. Lock your windows and balcony doors. A watchful guard dog alerted tenants of the Lancaster Place apartments on South Main Street to a would-be thief climbing

Mt. Baldy may open this yr.

Oct 1, 2014 / 1:24 pm

Photo: Contributed - Enthusiasts and property owners rejoice - Mount Baldy Ski Resort could reopen this year. G-Force Real Estate Inc., the company handling the foreclosure sale of Mount Baldy Ski Resort,

Time to pick your next trustees

Oct 1, 2014 / 1:24 pm

Photo: Bill Everitt Ginny Manning, trustee for Electoral Area 3 hands in her nomination papers to Bonnie Roller Routley, secretary treasurer of SD 67. Manning has been the trustee for this area since 2002. Nominations for

No disabilities here

Oct 1, 2014 / 1:24 pm

Contributed Chelsea McEvoy A local film maker is shining the spotlight on a support group for wheelchair-bound residents of the Okanagan. Chelsea McEvoy made a short documentary on the Facebook group Accessible Okanagan, which bills itself

Snow day in September

Oct 1, 2014 / 1:24 pm

Photo: Bill Everitt Len Stebner (left) and John Hromyk showcase their products at the 2015 Apex Ski patrol swap meet. Own a ski like no one else.  That is the promise of a new company in Penticton called Snoday. Their method of operation?

Fifth annual Culture Days

Oct 1, 2014 / 1:24 pm

Photo: Contributed A book reading by a local author will kick off the fifth annual Culture Days in Penticton Friday night. Culture Days is a national celebration of arts and culture which began in 2009. It was inspired by the success

Ski swap raises cash for patrol

Oct 1, 2014 / 1:24 pm

Photo: Bill Everitt There are used and new skis available at the swap meet. Now is the time to get some new gear for the upcoming ski and snowboard season. The Canadian Ski Patrol swap meet is back, raising money for the Apex

ICBC asked to buck-up

Oct 1, 2014 / 1:24 pm

Photo: Carmen Weld A light dangles from a post after a driver crashed into it and rolled his vehicle on Hwy. 97 a few weeks ago. Penticton council may have saved local taxpayers some money this week as a resolution was passed urging ICBC

Gift of gab comes to market

Oct 1, 2014 / 1:24 pm

The Penticton Toastmaster's club is holding a one-time-only event at the Farmer's Market on Saturday. Photo: Contributed From left: Area contest chairperson Jennifer Mlazgar with Rachael Allenbrand, winner of the 2013 'Best Speaker'


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