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Tuesday, April 4, 2017 11:10 AM
The Province is providing over $628,000 to support a two-year pilot project for the viticulture technician diploma program at Okanagan College, developed in partnership with the BC Wine Grape Council.
Thursday, March 30, 2017 11:31 AM
As boating season approaches in the South Okanagan, the B.C. government is once again adding to its arsenal in the fight to help keep the province invasive mussel free.
Wednesday, March 29, 2017 7:10 AM
The B.C. government is providing $107,300 to three organizations to help manage invasive plants in the southern Okanagan.
Thursday, March 16, 2017 7:24 AM
Skilled trades students in the Okanagan-Skaha School District will benefit from a three-year, $15-million investment by the B.C. government to support youth trades programs with the purchase of new trades training equipment.
Saturday, March 11, 2017 1:51 PM
Peachland is receiving a joint federal-provincial Small Communities Fund grant worth $6,960,000.
Friday, March 3, 2017 12:03 PM
Building on the economic benefits and jobs created by getting to yes on major projects and provincial investments in infrastructure, Penticton MLA Dan Ashton announced immediate investments and a long-term action plan outlined in B.C.’s rural economic development strategy that will create jobs and economic opportunities in the Penticton area.
Thursday, March 2, 2017 5:30 PM
The Province is investing $220,000 in the 2017 ITU World Multisport Championships to help welcome an estimated 3,000 athletes and supporters to the Okanagan for a 10-day sports event.
Monday, February 13, 2017 10:30 AM
Parents in the Penticton area can mark Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017, on their calendars to share their thoughts on student progress reporting, including report cards.
Monday, December 19, 2016 1:15 PM
A new program launched by the British Columbia government to partner with first-time homebuyers on the down payment of their mortgage will benefit first-time buyers in Penticton.
Friday, December 16, 2016 7:35 AM
The world is changing and B.C. students need to be ready to adapt to the careers of tomorrow. Students in the Okanagan Skaha School District will be prepared thanks to $22,500 in provincial funding awarded to the district, helping to connect kids with opportunities in skilled trades and tech training.