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UPDATE: Avalanche shuts down Trans-Canada Highway east of Revelstoke

Estimated time of opening is between 2 a.m. and 6 a.m.: DriveBC

Airlifted to Calgary after Golden-area avalanche

Police say the person was seriously injured in the avalanche

B.C. solicitor general pays Okanagan jail a visit

Mike Farnworth said bolstering staffing at the jail, and other jails, is one of his priorities

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Police investigate six vehicle accident on Connector

Portion of the highway was closed as conditions caused multiple vehicle accident

More aircraft maintenance spaces at Okanagan College created

Partnership between government, college and private sector funds new training spots

Kelowna tech entrepreneur dies suddenly

Family and friends are mourning the loss of Kelowna businessman Josh Zieske

Trans-Canada Highway closed between Revelstoke and Golden

Will be closed Golden to Alberta border until at least midday Friday

Kelowna’s use of surveillance cameras to be scrutinized

“Public spaces are among the few remaining places where we still have privacy,”

Prisoner’s Rights activist tells tales of injustice

His story is the subject of books and ballads, but Rick Sauvé says he’s just a “balding ex-hippy biker” who got mad enough to fight the system

  • Feb 8th, 2018

‘We here in the Columbia-River Revelstoke are sick and tired of this,’ says MLA Doug Clovechok

Clovechok to address minister of transportation and infrastructure on local constituents’ concerns about highway safety and snow removal on Hwy. 1. and 23.

VIDEO: Avalanche triggered near Lanark Snowshed

Avalanche control continues on Trans-Canada Highway

Okanagan documentary wins prestigious award

A River Film puts the spotlight on water management and has now been honoured

Vernon and OKIB join economic forces

Okanagan Indian Band and city participate in CEDI to foster joint economic collaboration

  • Feb 7th, 2018

Montgomery trafficking trial moves to Kelowna

Jennifer L. Montgomery was arrested after her house was raided for alleged drug trafficking

Update: Kelowna school mourns death of popular teacher

Rutland Senior Secondary students in shock over the sudden death of one of their teachers

Summerland council defeats Banks Crescent development proposal

Council members vote 5-2 against controversial seniors housing development

UPDATE: Summerland council votes against Banks Crescent development

The vote this evening is to approve third reading of the Banks Crescent seniors housing proposal

Summerlanders express views about development

More than 80 people spoke out at six-hour public hearing on Banks Crescent proposal

Wilkinson wins backing of local Liberals

New B.C. Liberal leader no stranger to two Central Okanagan MLAs and to Liberal candidate

Snowmobiler rescued near Vernon

Search and Rescue locate lone male in Westside area south of Fintry

  • Feb 6th, 2018