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High snowpack for the Okanagan

Cool and wet weather in November led to the rapid development of the early-season snow pack

Rail trail purchase finalized

Purchase of CP corridor between Armstrong and Sicamous finalized

  • Jan 9th, 2018

RCMP investigate OKIB property

Few details being released into police presence

Year in Review: January to June
CP Holiday Train rolls through the Shuswap
Your Jan. 19, 2018 Morning Brief
Rockslide closes Hwy. 1

Trans-Canada Highway reopens west of Revelstoke following accident

Time of opening is still unknown; detour available

Lake Country man to head into Himalayas for hockey

A Lake Country man is taking a once in a lifetime trip to break a Guinness Record.

Poverty Reduction Strategy meeting scheduled for Kelowna

British Columbia’s first Poverty Reduction Strategy will be held Jan. 19 in Kelowna.

Seasonal lull in real estate sales

Housing sales declined by 24 per cent in December, with 459 sales posted to the MLS.

Update: Four influenza deaths at Interior Health care homes

Respiratory infections and gastroinstesinal illnesses identified

Province raises threshold for homeowner grant to $1.65 million

Eligible homeowners must apply for the grant each year. To be eligible, the home must be used as the owner’s principal residence

Monitoring Shuswap River boaters and tubers

Many tubers not aware a life jacket and a whistle required.

Enderby student sails away with scholarship

Nolan Hyam of Enderby was given a Glenn Spartz Scholarship from the Boating BC Association

  • Jan 3rd, 2018

Polar bear dippers rise to the occasion in Penticton

One hundred brave souls take the plunge New Year’s Day

Interior Health’s New Years baby born in Penticton

First baby of 2018 for Interior Health born in Penticton

Clara Forman and daughters remembered during celebration of life

Family, friends and colleagues gather in Kelowna for ceremony to honour murdered mother and girls

UPDATE: Delays aplenty at Kelowna airport

Smooth sailing on the schedule for tomorrow with skies clearing

Renewed vaccination push for meningococcal disease outbreak

Looking to vaccinate 15-19 age group within Okanagan region

Standing Together

Rally continues to raise awareness for missing and murdered women

IH confirms new case of meningococcal disease

Confirmed case outside Okanagan but within Interior Health region

Barn lost in Enderby fire

No machinery or animals lost in Christmas Eve blaze