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  1. Warriors host Vees as season winds downRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | Kelowna Capital News

    In what could well be the last regular season home game in team history, the West Kelowna Warriors will take on the Penticton Vees Tuesday night in BCHL action. With three games remaining, the Warriors are tied for third spot in the Interior Division with Trail, but have a game in hand on the Smoke Eaters .

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  2. Penticton today: Budget to increase for mental health services for young peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... young people, to deal with an increase in cases. Read more: B.C. unveils three-year mental health plan The City of Penticton is following through on a warning given during last year's budget process that residents should expect significant tax ...

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  3. Cool down the energy billsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Castanet.net

    ... far higher than usual for the average homeowner or renter, causing a furor in numerous communities, including Penticton . "That's certainly a part of it," Cannings said. "They're getting dinged, especially people who have the unfortunate just ...

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  4. Pilot Mound academy adding female midget programRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

    ... record of 21-3-0. The Buffaloes midget team has another weekend of games in Calgary in March, with the playoffs in Penticton in mid-March. The division also includes Pursuit (Kelowna), Okanagan (Penticton, B.C.), Shawnigan Black (B.C.), Coeur ...

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  5. Watered-down recall proposal goes to council tonightRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Penticton Herald

    At the request of Penticton woman Elvena Slump, council on Feb. 7 directed staff to prepare a wide-ranging resolution calling on the B.C. government to bring in legislation allowing citizens to recall municipal politicians by petition. The resolution is meant for submission to the Southern Interior Local Government Association.

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  6. Warriors host Vees tonight in possible swan songRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Courier

    ... operate this way, making enough money to supplement ticket revenues and keep the franchises viable. The visiting Penticton Vees will be looking to join the 40-win club and complete a seven-game regular season sweep of the Warriors tonight in a 7 ...

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  7. 'Debilitating' surgery waitRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Castanet.net

    ... not alone'," she said. "Well, that doesn't comfort me at all." The median wait for a hip replacement surgery at Penticton Regional Hospital is just under 39 weeks, with 90 per cent of patients getting services within 58.5 weeks. Only one other ...

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  8. CommentsRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Penticton Herald

    ... fixed incomes. Many other cities including Kelowna have equal monthly payments for their hydro bills. The City of Penticton has this system for their property taxes and it would be a great help to many people if City Hall made this system available ...

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  9. Sweep dreams as Vees visit WarriorsRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Penticton Herald

    The Penticton Vees will be looking to join the 40-win club and complete a seven-game regular season sweep of the arch-rival West Kelowna Warriors Tuesday. Penticton and West Kelowna convene - possibly for the last time ever - in a 7 p.m. puck-drop at Royal LePage Place.

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  10. Our KelownaRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Daily Courier

    ... practices her figure skating moves while at Stuart Park on Sunday morning. Claire and her sister and mom were in Penticton for a figure skating competition. The ice at Stuart Park will likely stay in till the end of the month, depending on weather. ...

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  11. Kelowna's most wantedRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Castanet.net

    ... sell items or tickets, working on special events and providing person power or expertise. Websites: Kelowna Vernon Penticton The views expressed are strictly those of the author and not necessarily those of Castanet. Castanet does not warrant the ...

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  12. Penticton today: Vees take two of three, city budget meetings and more newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... morning. Those same conditions will continue into tonight. The high for Monday will be 7 C and low is -1 C. The Penticton Vees won two of three games in their final BCHL regular season home schedule with a 2-1 overtime victory over the Victoria ...

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  13. $450k in legal costsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Castanet.net

    ... 25,000 to 50,000 population range. "When considering the average claims cost per capita over the last five years, Penticton ranks 38th out of 125 local governments who are Municipal Insurance Association of BC members," the Municipal Insurance ...

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  14. Overtime is Miller time for VeesRead the original story

    Yesterday | Penticton Herald

    James Miller was thinking more about getting to the bench for a change than scoring the winning goal in the Penticton Vees last regular season home game of 2016-17 Sunday afternoon at the South Okanagan Events Centre. "I was cutting back and forth with the puck for quite a bit there and I was getting a bit tired," said the Vees talented blueliner.

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  15. 2004: Triple homicide shocks the South OkanaganRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Penticton Herald

    ... from the South Okanagan focusing on the biggest news story of each year. November 2, 2004 - The mood on the Penticton Indian Band reserve was more sombre and reflective as members tried to put Saturday afternoon's fatal shooting into perspective. ...

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  16. At moguls World Cup, Canada's Mikael Kingsbury reins supremeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Globe and Mail

    ... ChloA Dufour-Lapointe of Montreal was the top Canadian on the women's side in fourth spot. Andi Naude of Penticton, B.C., was sixth, Audrey Robichaud of Quebec City was seventh, Montreal's Maxime Dufour-Lapointe was eighth, Justine ...

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  17. Business split on minimumRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Castanet.net

    Businesses in Penticton appear to have no single voice on how to deal with the minimum wage, as demands return for a bump to $15 per hour. Leadership in the Penticton and Wine Country Chamber of Commerce and the Downtown Penticton Association gave some input on the question, as a provincial campaign sets its crosshairs on the minimum wage.

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  18. Turmoil at Penticton Sikh Temple as judge overturns election of board of directorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Penticton Herald

    Complaints about improper voting procedures have prompted a judge to order the Penticton Sikh Temple and Indian Cultural Society to conduct a new annual general meeting and election of a board of directors. The decision was handed down Feb. 9 in B.C. Supreme Court in response to a petition filed by 11 members of the society.

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  19. Vees hosting final game of the seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Owen Sillinger of the Penticton Vees watches as Victoria Grizzlies netminder Matthew Galajda gets a pad on this shot from the point in the first period of Sunday's BC Hockey League game at the South Okanagan Events. Penticton Vees were down 1-0 to the Victoria Grizzlies in the final BC Hockey League game of the regular season at the South Okanagan Events Centre.

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  20. Canada's Mikael Kingsbury captures back-to-back World Cup moguls victoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Chronicle Herald

    ... side, Chloe Dufour-Lapointe of Montreal was the top Canadian on the women's side in fourth spot. Andi Naude of Penticton, B.C., was sixth, Audrey Robichaud of Quebec City was seventh, Montreal's Maxime Dufour-Lapointe was eighth, Justine ...

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