Jen Zielinski

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UPDATE: Highway 97A partially reopens

Power is out and the road is closed near Enderby due to fallen hydro lines.

  • Jul 27th, 2017 4:40pm

Home lost in Monte Lake blaze

A family has lost their home after a wildfire ignited on Wednesday in Monte Lake.

  • Jul 27th, 2017 4:30pm

Monte Lake evacuees share their stories

Evacuees take to social media to tell friends and family they made it out.

  • Jul 27th, 2017 10:34am

Lake Country wildfire intentionally set

RCMP are investigating the Okanagan Centre wildfire as arson.

  • Jul 26th, 2017 12:10pm

Animals escape barn fire in Chase

BC Wildfire service was called to Chase after a barn ignited in flames.

  • Jul 25th, 2017 2:48pm

Hit-and-run in Chase

Police are looking for a red pickup involved in a hit-and-run incident.

  • Jul 25th, 2017 2:39pm

Hot weather forecast for the week

It’s going to be hot, hot, hot in the Okanagan-Shuswap.

  • Jul 24th, 2017 2:03pm

Distressed deer rescued

Conservations Officers to the rescue.

  • Jul 24th, 2017 12:00pm

One serious Caesar

Two Kelowna bartenders launch a new version of the Caesar

  • Jul 18th, 2017 4:36pm

Vernon firefighters quickly extingush orchard blaze

A small fire that started in a Vernon orchard was met with fast response by fire crews.

  • Jul 18th, 2017 1:38pm

Lake Country fire now 80 per cent contained

Crews continue to gain containment on the fire in Lake Country.

  • Jul 18th, 2017 10:16am

Evacuation order remains for Lake Country

Evacuees in Lake Country will not be able to return home tonight.

  • Jul 17th, 2017 4:22pm

UPDATE: Searching for missing swimmer

COSAR and the RCMP are scouring Okanagan Lake for a missing man.

  • Jul 16th, 2017 11:33am

UPDATE: Homes evacuated in Lake Country

Fire suspected to start in the ditch

  • Jul 15th, 2017 6:38pm

What’s happening: with Anna Zeitner

Anna Zeitner presents the Okanagan-Shuswap Community Calendar.

  • Jul 14th, 2017 3:20pm

Firefighters prepare for another long day

Firefighters in Princeton gear up for another day behind the fireline.

  • Jul 14th, 2017 10:57am

Evacuees call Kelowna a temporary home

The Salvation Army opens their doors to wildfire evacuees from Williams Lake and 100 Mile House.

  • Jul 13th, 2017 5:11pm

Fire closes Highway 33

A vehicle crash caused a wildfire to break out on Highway 33.

  • Jul 12th, 2017 5:53pm

Thanking firefighters on the front line

Those in the Okanagan send thanks and well wishes to those battling wildfires.

  • Jul 12th, 2017 5:13pm

BC Hydro works to restore power

According to BC Hydro only 900 customers remain without power.

  • Jul 12th, 2017 10:27am