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Hear from Richard Barkwill

Sep 24, 2022 / 4:00 am

Photo: Richard Barkwill Castanet News has distributed a questionnaire to each candidate running for local council in the South Okanagan. All candidates have been given the same questions, and answers have been edited for clarity and brevity

Konanz for council again

Sep 24, 2022 / 4:00 am

Photo: Helena Konanz Castanet News has distributed a questionnaire to each candidate running for local council in the South Okanagan. All candidates have been given the same questions, and answers have been edited for clarity and brevity

Car-jacking crime spree

Sep 23, 2022 / 3:41 pm

Photo: RCMP Jesse Shawcross A Penticton man is facing many years behind bars after stealing multiple vehicles and threatening civilians and cops alike. Jesse Wayne Shawcross, 39, has been behind bars for three years. Rather than pursue

RDOS wins award

Sep 23, 2022 / 2:49 pm

Photo: Scott McAlpine The Regional District of Okanagan Similkameen has earned a Community Excellence Award from the Union of British Columbia Municipalities. The UBCM meets every year, gathering representatives from municipalities across

Lasers, daredevils and Xmas

Sep 23, 2022 / 1:17 pm

Photo: Holiday Dream Show The first day of fall has only just arrived, but for those in Penticton already looking ahead to the holiday season, the South Okanagan Events Centre has an exciting announcement. On Saturday, Nov. 26, the SOEC

Get to know Doug Loepp

Sep 23, 2022 / 4:00 am

Photo: Doug Loepp Castanet News has distributed a questionnaire to each candidate running for local council in the South Okanagan. All candidates have been given the same questions, and answers have been edited for clarity and brevity when

Suit claims wrongly fired

Sep 23, 2022 / 4:00 am

Photo: BC Provincial Court file photo An Osoyoos woman is suing her former employer, a local optometrist office, alleging bullying in the workplace and wrongful dismissal. Natalia Barroca is seeking $35,000 from FYI Eye Care Services and

Meet Keith Quesnelle

Sep 23, 2022 / 4:00 am

Photo: Keith Quesnelle Castanet News has distributed a questionnaire to each candidate running for local council in the South Okanagan. All candidates have been given the same questions, and answers have been edited for clarity and brevity

Bird Trail has new outpost

Sep 22, 2022 / 7:00 pm

Photo: BC Bird Trail The BC Bird Trail has added several locations in the province as part of its third season of inspiring people to explore birdwatching, including a new station in Osoyoos. The seasonal campaign launches every fall. This

Mini murals up for auction

Sep 22, 2022 / 4:05 pm

Photo: Contributed The Square Mini Mural live auction is back again at Cannery Brewing, a collaboration with the Penticton Art Gallery supporting local artists and the gallery. Ten four-by-four paintings have been on display at Cannery since
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