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Latest Articles from Chelsea Powrie

Team up against Alzheimer's

Feb 27, 2020 / 7:00 pm

Photo: Contributed Registration is now open for the annual Penticton Alzheimer's Walk Registration is now open for the annual Penticton Walk for Alzheimer's to support people affected by dementia.  On Sunday, May 3 at Skaha

SD 67 audit gets underway

Feb 27, 2020 / 3:18 pm

Photo: Contributed Outside help has arrived for the tangled School District 67 budget process. The Board of Education for School District 67 has announced the outside accountant who will oversee an audit of its tangled financial

New comedy series in town

Feb 27, 2020 / 12:42 pm

Photo: Contributed New comedy series coming to Slackwater Brewing in Penticton. Kelowna's Train Wreck Comedy is bringing its brand to Penticton, kicking off a new series featuring a different act each month at Slackwater Brewing.  For

Perpetual slide problematic

Feb 27, 2020 / 11:18 am

Photo: Contributed A perpetual slide is causing concerns about the Trout Creek fish habitat below it.  An area of Summerland that has been slowly sliding for a century is causing problems for the Trout Creek fish habitat, and a

A real 'who' dunnit

Feb 27, 2020 / 9:25 am

Photo: Contributed It's a real "who" dunnit. Penticton RCMP have a mystery on their hands.  In the early hours of Thursday morning, RCMP responded to an alarm indicating broken glass at a Front Street business.  Upon

Drug trafficking arrest made

Feb 27, 2020 / 8:34 am

Photo: Contributed RCMP make arrest in drug trafficking case. Penticton RCMP have arrested a man in connection to a local drug trafficking operation.  Over the course of two weeks, the Street Enforcement Unit conducted an investigation

Donated entire wish list

Feb 27, 2020 / 5:00 am

Photo: Contributed Penticton Foundry received a generous donation from local Canadian Tire Wednesday. The Penticton Foundry has received a huge donation of items from local Canadian Tire owners Lorraine and Doug MacMillan, furthering

Pool tournament a big draw

Feb 27, 2020 / 5:00 am

Chelsea Powrie The 12th annual Canadian Cue Sports pool tournament in Penticton is well underway at the Penticton Lakeside Resort, and attendance is high.  "Well over 500 this year, which is an amazing turnout, we are always pleased

Manslaughter charge stayed

Feb 26, 2020 / 5:15 pm

Photo: Castanet Staff Charges have been stayed against Sylvain Demers, previously charged with manslaughter in connection to a 2017 shooting in Penticton.  Demers, 39, had been accused of killing 52-year-old Randall Toews

D.O.A. benefit concert

Feb 26, 2020 / 4:34 pm

Photo: Contributed Canadian punk band D.O.A. will be playing at Apex Mountain Resort's Gunbarrel Saloon with proceeds going to the Apex Fire Brigade.  D.O.A., Canada’s legendary pioneering punks, have a brand new album "Fight


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