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Delta’s Jason Fram (centre), who plays with the University of Alberta Bears was one of four players from B.C. invited to the U SPORTS men’s hockey all-star team that will help prospects for Canada’s national junior team prepare for the 2018 IIHF World Junior Championship. Photo courtesy of Don Voaklander/University of Alberta

B.C. players named to U SPORTS hockey all-star squad

Players from Penticton, Delta, Coldstream and Sicamous will help prep world junior prospects

Delta’s Jason Fram (centre), who plays with the University of Alberta Bears was one of four players from B.C. invited to the U SPORTS men’s hockey all-star team that will help prospects for Canada’s national junior team prepare for the 2018 IIHF World Junior Championship. Photo courtesy of Don Voaklander/University of Alberta
Coulson Litigation will speak for small B.C. wineries in R. v. Comeau. Submitted photo

Canada’s Supreme Court to hear from small B.C. wineries

Okanagan wineries granted intervener status in monumental case

Coulson Litigation will speak for small B.C. wineries in R. v. Comeau. Submitted photo
A Kelowna family was left stranded and reeling after their truck was stolen with a year’s full of moose meat in the cargo area. Submitted photo

UPDATE: Thanksgiving miracle for B.C. family who had 1,300 pounds of moose meat stolen

Kelowna family was left stranded and reeling after their truck was stolen full of moose meat

A Kelowna family was left stranded and reeling after their truck was stolen with a year’s full of moose meat in the cargo area. Submitted photo
Coast Hotels are offering rooms at 50 per cent off the best available room rate for those evacuated because of wildfire.                                Submitted photo

Discounted hotel rooms for wildfire evacuees

Coast Hotels offering support to help ease the burden on evacuees

Coast Hotels are offering rooms at 50 per cent off the best available room rate for those evacuated because of wildfire.                                Submitted photo
The Desert Park Exhibition Society in Osoyoos is offering their horse stalls for free boarding to wildfire evacuees.                                Mark Brett/Penticton Western News

Barns available for wildfire evacuees

Desert Park Exhibition Society offering barn space at no cost to horse owners in the path of wildfire

The Desert Park Exhibition Society in Osoyoos is offering their horse stalls for free boarding to wildfire evacuees.                                Mark Brett/Penticton Western News
Penticton RCMP Const. Jody George navigates his way out of the marina Thursday morning with Constables Andrew Campbell and Martin Degen en route to the location on Okanagan Lake where a man went overboard just before 8 p.m. Wednesday. An RCMP helicopter and the Penticton Search and Rescue boat were also called in to help find the missing 25-year-old from Abbotsford.

Crews searching for missing boater in Penticton

Penticton emergency response search crews are on Okanagan Lake looking for a male that fell off a boat Wednesday evening.

Penticton RCMP Const. Jody George navigates his way out of the marina Thursday morning with Constables Andrew Campbell and Martin Degen en route to the location on Okanagan Lake where a man went overboard just before 8 p.m. Wednesday. An RCMP helicopter and the Penticton Search and Rescue boat were also called in to help find the missing 25-year-old from Abbotsford.