Casey Richardson
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Latest Articles from Casey Richardson

Goats in desperate need

Sep 26, 2021 / 4:00 am

Casey Richardson With nine goats now in their care, the Critteraid Animal Sanctuary in Summerland is hoping to see donations come in to help fund their goat house project. "We are in desperate need of funding for some of our larger projects

Disputed duplex hearing

Sep 25, 2021 / 4:00 am

Photo: Contributed A proposal for a new build of duplexes in Summerland and a change to the OCP future land use designation from 'Low Density Residential' to 'Low Density Residential (Intensification) is so far not gaining positive

Excited for fans in the stands

Sep 24, 2021 / 4:00 am

Casey Richardson The number one thing the Penticton Vees are looking forward to this season is having their fans back in the building. For most of the players on this year's roster, this season will mark this first time any of the Vees will

Shelter dispute continues

Sep 24, 2021 / 4:00 am

Photo: Colin Dacre BC Housing has fired back in court at the City of Penticton's lawsuit over the Victory Church shelter. The city filed a civil claim in July after the provincial government refused to close the shelter, despite council

Local favourite heritage sites

Sep 24, 2021 / 4:00 am

Photo: City of Penticton The Penticton Museum & Archives will be showcasing a range of ‘favourite heritage sites’ throughout the community in an upcoming exhibit. Members from the Heritage & Museum Advisory Committee

School supplies fundraiser

Sep 23, 2021 / 8:00 pm

Photo: Contributed Members from the women's Okanagan Hockey Academy U17 and U18 teams will be collecting school supplies in support of the South Okanagan Women in Need Society on Sunday. From 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Sunday, student athletes

Breakfast club needs helpers

Sep 23, 2021 / 6:00 pm

Photo: Casey Richardson The Penticton Speedway Foundation is looking for volunteers and helping hands with their breakfast programs, expanding to supply daily meals to four schools within the community. Programs run at Queens Park, Westbench

Changes to avoid passport

Sep 23, 2021 / 2:20 pm

Photo: Contributed A prominent brewery with locations in Penticton and Kelowna that publicly announced it would not take part in B.C.'s vaccine passport system has announced changes to legalize their operations. Bad Tattoo took to Facebook

Students 'elect' Cannings

Sep 23, 2021 / 2:00 pm

Photo: Contributed Students across the nation participated in voting process for local candidates in their school’s riding for Federal Election Day on Monday. In the South Okanagan-West Kootenay, 42 schools participated in the riding

Fee increases at RDOS

Sep 23, 2021 / 11:12 am

Photo: Colin Dacre The Regional District of Okanagan Similkameen is looking at increasing development-related fees, the first time the board has reviewed them in close to a decade. Regional district staff suggested rezoning and temporary-use



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