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Oliver firefighters respond to emergency call for their own member

Firefighters found out who the call was for when they arrived on the scene

Strangers chip in to provide support for homeless in Shuswap

Woman helping them not sure how long donations for motel will continue

UPDATE: Utility trailer destroyed by fire had been stolen

Burning trailer spotted near Carlin school in Tappen, arson suspected

Five years ago, homeless man ‘had everything’

Shuswap man talks about need to remember homeless people had better lives

Dog poop piling up on public paths and trails

Dog owners reminded of the health and environmental hazards of letting poop lie

Fees and fines jump for dog control

Hike in penalties brings Salmon Arm in line with regional district

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Ammonia training exercise in Sicamous
Homeless camp displaced by highway work
Kathy Keam takes one last bus ride
Shuswap Car Giveaway

Winter weather welcomed by Okanagan icewine makers

Late harvests of ice wine grapes happened last week for wineries that left their grapes hanging

Camping extended to seven days for Roots & Blues

Salmon Arm festival organizers seek to expand campground to accommodate up to 600 campers

Changes to Trans-Canada Highway through downtown Salmon Arm approved

Work expected to be done in evenings to lessen traffic impacts, completed in summer

City to investigate solar power potential of three municipal buildings

Salmon Arm Art Gallery, city hall and downtown fire hall to be focus of study

UPDATE: Date set for Sagmoen assault trial in Vernon

Curtis Wayne Sagmoen to stand trial on counts of assault and assault causing bodily harm in December

UPDATE: Okanagan man says security camera recorded suspicious footage before deadly fire

Firefighters were called to a residential house fire in Penticton during the early hours of Feb. 10

ICBC lowball injury offers aren’t driving up court costs, ministry says

B.C. auto insurance monopoly struggling with rising legal, settlement costs

Homeless tenters must move for four-laning preparation

Cold snap prompts volunteers to provide rooms, food for those trying to survive outside

Fire destroys Enderby mill workshop

Fire breaks out after 5 p.m. Monday, engulfing workshop

Snowfall warning for Trans Canada

Environment Canada calls for 15 to 25 cm of snow

Former Little Shuswap Lake Band chief pleads guilty to assault

Victim said she has had suicidal thoughts and nightmares since the incident

  • Jan 31, 2019

Appeal launched by driver of boat in fatal Magna Bay houseboat crash denied

Leon Reinbrecht given three-year sentence after driving speedboat into a houseboat, killing a man

  • Jan 31, 2019

Residential fire contained to garage, residents and dog safely evacuated

Emergency social services housing 3 people and a pet after their home filled with smoke Wednesday night.