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Highway 1 reopens after crash near Boston Bar, 2 dead

Highway 1 reopens after crash near Boston Bar, 2 dead

Details still scarce over crash that killed 2 people
Okanagan scorches 4th straight heat record

Okanagan scorches 4th straight heat record

Kelowna and Vernon hit their fourth record-breaking day in a row
Penticton RCMP recover vehicles, make arrest after surge in theft

Penticton RCMP recover vehicles, make arrest after surge in theft

Police conduct five-day operation in response to surge in theft
4 Okanagan restaurants receive disaster relief funds following wildfires

4 Okanagan restaurants receive disaster relief funds following wildfires

Restaurants impacted by natural disasters can apply for grants of $10,000 from DoorDash
Wildfire near Peachland now suspected to be human-caused

Wildfire near Peachland now suspected to be human-caused

The fire was reported just before 5 p.m.
Medical issue postpones sentencing for Kelowna 'Freedom Fighter'

Medical issue postpones sentencing for Kelowna 'Freedom Fighter'

Kelowna protestor's sentencing postponed for medical emergency
Fire sparks off Highway 97 north of Penticton

Fire sparks off Highway 97 north of Penticton

Crews were able to quickly get a handle on the flames
Serious crash closes Highway 3 just outside Keremeos

Serious crash closes Highway 3 just outside Keremeos

It is not currently known how many people were involved or what their injuries may be
Infamous Penticton encampment grows, as ministry remains vague on response

Infamous Penticton encampment grows, as ministry remains vague on response

A well-known encampment for unhoused individuals just outside Penticton's city limits may be cleared soon.
101-bed student housing project coming to Okanagan College Penticton

101-bed student housing project coming to Okanagan College Penticton

The project is expected to be open by 2026