Robbery leads to police shooting; independent investigation underway

!Police vehicles barricade a driveway off the Trans-Canada Highway in Canoe on Friday, July 3 where an alleged armed robber abandoned a stolen vehicle before being captured by police.  - Photo contributed
  • updated Jul 7, 2015 at 11:38 AM

During a search for a robbery suspect,an RCMP dog handler was allegedly confronted by the suspect and the officer fired his weapon.


Fire season shaping up as one of the worst

  • posted Jul 7, 2015 at 9:00 AM

Cost on pace with firestorm 2003, where Barriere, Okanagan Park fires burned homes, businesses rail trestles


Missing Salmon Arm woman found

  • updated Jul 3, 2015 at 10:15 AM

Kerry Kellogg, 57, was reported absent from her residence in Salmon Arm by her care-aid worker.


Collision sends three people to hospital

  • updated Jul 6, 2015 at 11:50 AM

Accident takes place at the intersection of Highways 97A and 97B outside of Enderby on Canada Day


Understanding invasive species

  • updated Jul 2, 2015 at 11:09 AM

The other day I saw about half a dozen birds sitting in the branches of an apple tree outside my front window

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