Dale Boyd

Grow-op vigilante justice gets man jail time

Grow-op vigilante justice gets man jail time

What his lawyer called “vigilante justice” over a weed grow operation has landed a man jail time

Grow-op vigilante justice gets man jail time
Man calls for judge’s arrest, gets trial date

Man calls for judge’s arrest, gets trial date

A man accused of smuggling guns across the Osoyoos border called for the arrest of a Penticton judge

Man calls for judge’s arrest, gets trial date
Actors needed for unique project in Penticton

Actors needed for unique project in Penticton

A project focusing on the challenges of mental health for youth is looking for actors

Actors needed for unique project in Penticton
Photos: Weezer, The Trews and The Flatliners rock SOEC

Photos: Weezer, The Trews and The Flatliners rock SOEC

The South Okanagan Events Centre played host to a rockin’ night

Photos: Weezer, The Trews and The Flatliners rock SOEC
Oliver Swain adds new machinery

Oliver Swain adds new machinery

Canadian folk artist Oliver Swain is exploring some electronic machinery in his new set

Oliver Swain adds new machinery
Breaking: Jury finds Nield guilty of attacking doctor

Breaking: Jury finds Nield guilty of attacking doctor

Gregory Stanley Nield was found guilty by the 12-person jury hours after they began deliberations

Breaking: Jury finds Nield guilty of attacking doctor
Screenshot from a video from Transportation B.C. of a driver who maneuvered past flaggers into an avalanche closure on the Trans-Canada Highway west of Revelstoke in December.                                Screenshot from Transportation B.C.

Man who drove past flaggers gets jail time

The man who blew past a flagger crew near Revelstoke last year is serving jail time

Screenshot from a video from Transportation B.C. of a driver who maneuvered past flaggers into an avalanche closure on the Trans-Canada Highway west of Revelstoke in December.                                Screenshot from Transportation B.C.
Weezer bassist talks summertime single

Weezer bassist talks summertime single

Scott Shriner talks the latest offering from the California rockers Feels Like Summer

Weezer bassist talks summertime single
Covering up a killing

Covering up a killing

Grace Robotti admitted she took steps to cover up the killing of Roxanne Louie

Covering up a killing
Arnold Choi.                                Submitted photo

Award-winning cellist duo returns to Okanagan

Arnold Choi and sister Estelle are joining the Okanagan Symphony Orchestra in concert

Arnold Choi.                                Submitted photo
Jury selection begins for alleged assault of Penticton doctor

Jury selection begins for alleged assault of Penticton doctor

Jury members were selected Monday for the March 28 trial of Gregory Nield

Jury selection begins for alleged assault of Penticton doctor
Business owner Jukka Laurio with some of his prized bud at his Westminster Avenue Herbal Greeen Apothecary shop.                                File photo

RCMP order three dispensaries to cease operations

Penticton RCMP ordered three dispensaries in town to cease operations or face the consequences

Business owner Jukka Laurio with some of his prized bud at his Westminster Avenue Herbal Greeen Apothecary shop.                                File photo
A proposal to build a full-service hotel on the Centennial RV Park land is gaining steam in Oliver. - Image Credit: centennialrvpark.com Photo/Google Maps

Hotel chain eager to build in Oliver

A full service hotel may be coming to Oliver as soon as summer 2018

A proposal to build a full-service hotel on the Centennial RV Park land is gaining steam in Oliver. - Image Credit: centennialrvpark.com Photo/Google Maps
Meet the Band: Lakeman

Meet the Band: Lakeman

The Okanagan’s own Lakeman talk about their unique live sets and perform a new song

Meet the Band: Lakeman
Cascades Casino slots opening date

Cascades Casino slots opening date

Video: Media tour of the new casino in Penticton

Cascades Casino slots opening date
Penticton firefighters work on the four unit townhouse complex as thick smoke billows out of the residences at a fire on Oct. 13, 2016.                                Western News file photo

Mom of accused arsonist angry with doctor who discharged her

The 18-year-old who burned down four townhouse units last year is awaiting sentencing

Penticton firefighters work on the four unit townhouse complex as thick smoke billows out of the residences at a fire on Oct. 13, 2016.                                Western News file photo
Actor from Penticton/Oliver Cody Kearsley took on the role of Moose Mason in the reimagining of Archie by CW entitled Riverdale.                                Submitted photo

Penticton actor talks role in Riverdale

Reading his cousin’s Archie comics years ago, Cody Kearsley would take on one of those roles.

Actor from Penticton/Oliver Cody Kearsley took on the role of Moose Mason in the reimagining of Archie by CW entitled Riverdale.                                Submitted photo
Dale Boyd is a reporter with the Penticton Western News and this is his opinion column

Boyd: The alternative facts on the travel ban

I’m calling for a ban on all white, American Christians from travelling or immigrating to Canada.

Dale Boyd is a reporter with the Penticton Western News and this is his opinion column
Const. Amit Goyal

Osoyoos Mountie cleared of misconduct allegations

After four years, Osoyoos Const. Amit Goyal has been cleared by the RCMP of all allegations of misconduct.

Const. Amit Goyal
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Man brought in on Canada-wide warrant after 10-hour stand off in Oliver

Crown counsel was unable to say if further charges are coming for two people taken into custody after a nearly 10-hour police standoff.

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