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Latest Articles from Casey Richardson

Possible pool reopening

Aug 9, 2020 / 4:00 am

Photo: Google Street View The District of Summerland will be receiving an update on Monday regarding parks and recreation reopening plans, focusing on the reopening of the Summerland Aquatic & Fitness Centre. Staff are currently preparing

Ducklings need volunteers

Aug 9, 2020 / 4:00 am

Casey Richardson Have some free time to volunteer and look after little ducklings? Critteraid is looking for people to come in and help take care of their new feathered friends.  “With this comes more work and we definitely need

'Remarkable' no one killed

Aug 8, 2020 / 10:47 pm

Photo: Nathan Richie UPDATE: 10:50 p.m. Witnesses say it's remarkable that no one was seriously injured or killed following this afternoon's boating accident on the South Thompson River.  In a news release, Kamloops

Pedaling for puppies

Aug 8, 2020 / 8:45 pm

Photo: PADS A solo cyclist is taking on a ride for charity from Vancouver to Calgary to raise money for assistance dogs. Penticton’s Lauren Calancie will be riding out from the Pacific Assistance Dogs Society (PADS) campus in

Residents upset with parking

Aug 8, 2020 / 7:00 pm

Casey Richardson Residents of Sun Leisure Mobile Home Park are voicing their concerns after a parking lot for the south end of the Penticton Channel was closed off and relocated to a lot outside their entrance.  The City announced plans

Hearing new galaxies

Aug 8, 2020 / 4:37 pm

Photo: Contributed Astronomers are hoping to set up a second radio telescope close to Penticton, to aid them in their search for “host galaxies of fast radio bursts.” These sharp beeps of radio signal, lasting a small snippet

Cue's facing IH obstacles

Aug 8, 2020 / 4:00 am

Photo: Casey Richardson Paul Sapp in Cue's Game Room after reopening The owner of newly reopened Cue’s Gameroom in Penticton is having problems running both sides of his business under COVID-19 regulations and provincial health

French-style cidery open

Aug 8, 2020 / 4:00 am

“With our style, we’re sort of creating a kind of niche in between what you might be expecting as a cider and what you might be expecting as a sparkling wine,” Kimberly Wish, one of the owners of the family-run La Petite Abeille. The

Salmon stolen from artwork

Aug 7, 2020 / 7:00 pm

Photo: Contributed Before and after shots of the sculpture, Salmon Cycle “It’s a bit heartbreaking really because you’ve put so much time and energy into this.” One of the artworks on display for the Penticton

Peach Fest surprise float

Aug 7, 2020 / 4:45 pm

Photo: Casey Richardson Penticton royalty wave on the Peach Fest float on Friday. While COVID cancelled many summer celebrations and festivals his year, organizers wanted to make sure Peach Fest still had a little fun.  A single
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