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Last HST ballots collected for count

Last HST ballots collected for count

The fate of B.C.'s harmonized sales tax should be known by the end of August.
Prepping for new lines

Prepping for new lines

FortisBC’s Joe Nex and Steven Stent of Precision Stone Slinger Ltd. watched as contractors Scott Burrows and Drew McCarthy placed hangers under the Victoria Street Bridge Wednesday. The hangers will soon support a gas line that will be moved by FortisBC Gas from the Old Trail Bridge to the Victoria Street Bridge in light of the uncertainty of the 100-year-old structure that was shut down in the fall.

Shaw tuning back into Spokane

Company flooded with complaints
Family confronts suspect in brutal attack

Family confronts suspect in brutal attack

A tip from an alert resident resulted in the arrest of David Wesley Bobbitt, the man accused of a brutal attack on a 22-year-old Penticton woman on the weekend.

RDKB, union sign new deal

Unionized regional district employees are smiling after reaching a new collective agreement that sees an increase in salaries and improvements to employees’ benefits.
B.C. loses people to Alberta

B.C. loses people to Alberta

B.C. recorded a slight net loss of people migrating to other provinces in the first quarter of 2011, according to preliminary data compiled by Statistics Canada.
Hiker’s call for help answered

Hiker’s call for help answered

Dehydration traps teen on hillside

City moves ahead to protect Bear Creek well

Trail is pouring its money into the next phase of a ground water protection plan to protect its 30-year-old well that serves about one-third of the city’s water demands.

Planners picked for downtown revitalization

The Downtown Opportunities and Action Committee has awarded the contract to revitalize downtown to a Kelowna-based company.

Warfield residents share concerns about illegal turns

Warfield residents concerned about drivers making an illegal left-hand turn off Schofield Highway onto Kipling Street are lobbying their neighbours to sign a petition.