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Monday’s Federal election..

No surprises here in the Central Okanagan-SImilkameen-Nicola riding, where Dan Albas will keep his job as Conservative MP. It's just after 10:30 p.m. as I type, and 90%, AKA 225 of 247 polling station results are in: Albas has 25,393...

A walk along Beach with the BELO..

Building permit scofflaws and our emerging AirBnB scene are Peachland’s biggest bylaw challenges right now, says Travis Nixon. We went for a walk along Beach Ave yesterday, something I’ve been meaning to do for awhile - Nixon, a lifelong...

Are we really that Water Wise?

If there was a greenest lawn contest in Peachland right now, who would win? I know I’m guilty of not being the most water - wise, weeks into our Stage 2 restrictions - my garden is in full harvest mode - and our front lawn is telltale...

Subscriber letter: Thank you, KGH – from the Town Crier

I had a major heart attack on Monday, Labour Day. Emergency Room staff at KGH said I would have died within a couple hours, had my wife not brought me in. After my assessment, they gave me blood-thinner, then called in a cardiac doctor...

Mount Law updates..

Tuesday, Sept 7: The fire is now classified as 'held' and all evacuation orders and alerts have been rescinded.   Friday, Sept. 3: The Mount Law fire is now officially classified as 'held', say BC Wildfire officials. This means flames aren't expected to spread,...

Two choices of what Turner Park could look like:

There’s more feedback to come - but 303 Peachlanders have spoken on what they want to see at Turner Park. Outland Design Landscape Architects is presenting a couple early conceptual ideas during this coming Tuesday’s council meeting: Option 1 calls for a...

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Peachland Recovery Task Force

Peachland Recovery Task Force

Looks like the next drive-in movie night hosted by the PRTF will be August 27 and 28 at Turner Park! Organizer Rick Ingram tells me there's still lots of tickets left!...

Peachland Street Names

Peachland Street Names

If you’re a Peachlander, whose street are you on? Most of our 129 or so streets are named after someone significant to our town’s history. There’s a small committee of...

BEEPS

BEEPS

Here's the latest from BEEPS - Peachland's Bat Education and Ecological Protection Society The BEEPS summer students have been busy! Kaylene Eytcheson is one of them,...

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CAO Joe Mitchell is leaving the District of Peachland

You're getting this before the press release comes out, but the Mayor confirmed it for me on the record this morning: “Yes, it’s true. I found out first and shared it with council, and in the last...

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