Black Press Media Staff

Award winning Kelowna poet entertains during Culture Days

Fern G. Z. Carr is the author of Shards of Crystal and will perform on Sept. 28 and 29

VIDEO: Close call with passing vehicle captured by dashcam on Highway 97

An Okanagan captures vehicle, passing on double soild line outside Peachland, on dash camera

Black Press Media journalists earn three Jack Webster award nominations

Finalists are Tyler Harper, Dustin Godfrey and the Victoria News team

Lightning lights up B.C. skies in Lower Mainland, Interior

Warnings issued for parts of the province

BC Wildfire responds to two blazes near Peachland

An 8 hectare wildfire is burning 26 km West of Peachland

Professional degrees cost the most, but bring in the highest salaries: Stats Canada

Masters of business administration remain the most expensive graduate programs

Fisherman dies after getting tangled in net, falling off boat near Port Alberni

Incident is not considered suspicious at this time

B.C. wine with a purpose: Pinot Gris launched to protect bears using leftover fruit

Winery will also donate $2 from each bottle sold to the BC SPCA

Truck flips on Highway 97 in West Kelowna

The incident happened Tuesday night

Three Canadian cities crack top 10 list of most liveable places: report

The index is calculated based on five metrics

Lightning sparks fire near Summerland

The blaze is located near Darke Creek between Peachland and Summerland

Lightning sparks two fires in the Similkameen

BC Wildfire Service is reporting two blazes near Princeton

UPDATE: Lightning sparks grass fire in Glenmore

Kelowna fire crews are on scene of a small blaze

Out-of-control wildfire near Keremeos

BC Wildfire is on scene of the blaze

Man who crashed while paragliding off Stawamus Chief dies

40-year-old man lost control and crashed into the log boom area

Online vaccination registry launched as B.C. targets non-immunized kids

Move comes as kids go back to school, in wake of measles outbreak earlier this year

Labour reform gives workers more breaks, leaves in federally regulated fields

Government says workers will be able to take time off more easily

Truck fire delays motorists on Silver Star Road

A truck hauling a trailer caught fire just after 3 p.m. Friday afternoon

VIDEO: Trudeau responds to Scheer on abortion, same-sex issue

The Prime Minister called for Opposition Leader Andrew Scheer be far firmer with his MPs

Man left with life threatening injuries after paragliding off Stawamus Chief

He was flown to a Lower Mainland hospital