The inaugural Penticton Seniors Week in 2019 was so successful, planning is now underway for the 2020 Seniors Week, which will run from May 31 through June 6 at locations around Penticton.
KELOWNA — A Lake Country man is looking to withdraw his guilty pleas for aggravated assault and unlawful confinement now that one of the investigating officers in his case is accused of a sexting breach of trust.
The following were the five most-read stories on The Herald’s website for the week of Jan. 20-27, 2020
Approximately 20 local kids who are on the autism spectrum took their families on a mock flight Sunday at Kelowna’s airport. Organized by the Canucks Autism Network, the event was intended to familiarize the kids with flying in preparation for travelling. WestJet donated the use of a plane a…
An emergency homeless shelter that was being assembled on a property in West Kelowna has opened.
Pole walking is a relatively new activity in North America but it’s proving highly beneficial, particularly for seniors and patients recovering from hip and knee replacements.
The Penticton Vees responded to head coach Fred Harbinson’s demand for a stronger first-period performance.
Okanagan Falls and Pinnacles FC youth program product Isaac Boehmer has been named to the Vancouver Whitecaps training camp roster for the 2020 MLS season.
It’s getting close to now-or-never time for the Osoyoos Coyotes.
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DES MOINES, Iowa - As a congressman in the 1990s, Bernie Sanders expressed an openness to making “adjustments" to the tax and benefit structure of Social Security. He also praised an overhaul of the social safety net program signed into law by President Ronald Reagan that reduced benefits an…
WASHINGTON - Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell told senators privately Tuesday he does not yet have the votes to block new witnesses in President Donald Trump's impeachment trial.
This should be peak season for a 12-room hotel near the train station in the Chinese industrial hub of Wuhan. The Chinese New Year usually brings in plenty of travellers and delivers profits of around $3,000 a month.
MELVILLE, Sask. - Robyn Silvernagle will make a return trip to the Canadian women's curling championship wearing the host province's colours.
EDINBURG, Texas - It's a milestone game for women's soccer in St. Kitts and Nevis. For Canada, it's an opportunity to make soccer history.
VANCOUVER - The B.C. Lions have signed defensive back T.J. Lee to a contract extension through the 2021 season.
Good Lord, could the Canadian Taxpayers Federation be any more uncouth? Harry and Meghan — the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, who have relinquished their royal duties to escape the U.K. in favour of a quieter life in Canada raising little Archie — deserve a proper Canadian welcome, not a stiff …
In last week’s column, I pointed out that economic research indicates that increasing income inequality can have a deleterious impact upon economic growth.
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Community organizations are applauding an Ontario school board for taking a stand against racial profiling as the new coronavirus raises concerns about discrimination against Chinese-Canadians.
Two cases of the new deadly strain of coronavirus have been identified in Ontario, with a third reported Tuesday in British Columbia. But how much of a threat does the new virus pose to Canadians?
TORONTO - Ontario health officials say some frontline workers scarred by their experience with SARS are stepping up precautions against the novel coronavirus.