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Penticton Vees affiliate player Massimo Rizzo cruises with the puck into the Brooks Bandits zone during Western Canada Cup action at the South Okanagan Events Centre last season.                                Steve Kidd/Western News

Rosters set for BCHL players at U17 World Challenge

BCHL players from Chilliwack, Penticton, Vernon and Victoria suit up against the world

Penticton Vees affiliate player Massimo Rizzo cruises with the puck into the Brooks Bandits zone during Western Canada Cup action at the South Okanagan Events Centre last season.                                Steve Kidd/Western News
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 Vees Nicholas Jones attempts to stick handle past Chilliwack Chiefs defender Davis Bunz with Will Calverley in hot pursuit in the first period of Wednesday’s BC Hockey Leaue Fred Page Cup playoff game at the South Okanagan Events Centre.                                Mark Brett/Western News

Vees have stranglehold on Chiefs in BCHL finals

Penticton Vees using the old adage — if it ain’t broke, don’t fix it

Penticton Vees Nicholas Jones attempts to stick handle past Chilliwack Chiefs defender Davis Bunz with Will Calverley in hot pursuit in the first period of Wednesday’s BC Hockey Leaue Fred Page Cup playoff game at the South Okanagan Events Centre.                                Mark Brett/Western News
Penticton Vees Ryley Risling was the overtime hero with the game-winning goal as the Vees defeated the Chilliwack Chiefs 4-3 on Wednesday at the South Okanagan Events Centre.                                Mark Brett/Penticton Western News

Risling nets overtime winner for Vees

Penticton Vees down the Chilliwack Chiefs in Game 4 of the BCHL Fred Page Cup final

Penticton Vees Ryley Risling was the overtime hero with the game-winning goal as the Vees defeated the Chilliwack Chiefs 4-3 on Wednesday at the South Okanagan Events Centre.                                Mark Brett/Penticton Western News
Penticton Vees Massimo Rizzo kicked off the scoring for the team in Game 3 of the Fred Page Cup finals at the South Okanagan Events Centre on Tuesday night. The Vees beat the Chilliwack Chiefs 5-2.                                Mark Brett/Penticton Western News

Rizzo fires up Vees to win Game 3 of BCHL finals

Penticton Vees defeat Chilliwack Chiefs in Game 3 of Fred Page Cup final

Penticton Vees Massimo Rizzo kicked off the scoring for the team in Game 3 of the Fred Page Cup finals at the South Okanagan Events Centre on Tuesday night. The Vees beat the Chilliwack Chiefs 5-2.                                Mark Brett/Penticton Western News