Santa Claus prepares for flight

!Santa Claus is making a list and checking it twice. - NORAD
  • Salmon Arm updated Dec 6, 2016 at 12:18 PM

With NORAD's Santa Tracker up and running Dec. 24, children of the Shuswap and throughout the Okanagan can watch Claus's journey.


Old man winter grips the Okanagan

  • Okanagan  updated Dec 6, 2016 at 12:12 PM

“It is cold everywhere," says Environment Canada meteorologist Ross McDonald.


Tow truck crashes into Centenoka Park Mall

  • Salmon Arm updated Dec 6, 2016 at 12:04 PM

A large tow truck towing a semi truck crashed into the outside wall of Centenoka Park Mall at around noon on Sunday Dec. 4.


Figure skating stars hit the ice in Vernon

  • Vernon updated Dec 6, 2016 at 10:19 AM

A large crowd took in the Holiday Festival on Ice at Kal Tire Place Sunday.


INTERVIEW: Rachel Notley pitches pipeline benefits for B.C.

  • Vancouver BC Edmonton updated Dec 5, 2016 at 7:25 PM

Alberta Premier Rachel Notley says there is lots of economic benefit to Kinder Morgan pipeline expansion, no increase in greenhouse gases


Salmon Arm woman gets life sentence for role in love-triangle murder

  • Salmon Arm posted Dec 5, 2016 at 4:00 PM

The Salmon Arm woman pled guilty to second-degree murder after arranging to have her teenaged lover shoot her other boyfriend.

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  • posted Dec 6, 2016 at 1:29 PM

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