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Kelowna’s Sikhs countering racist acts of vandalism

A Sikh ‘Community Open House’ will be held Thursday

B.C. Indigenous woman appointed to Canada’s gun advisory committee

First Nations and northern voices were both missing in discussions

Woman finds ways to give, despite being homeless

Music, prayer, meditation help make living in car more bearable for Salmon Arm resident

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Firefighters douse blaze at Buckerfield's
Ammonia training exercise in Sicamous
Homeless camp displaced by highway work
Condo complex fire in West Kelowna

Vernon extended care facility staff hitting the street for demonstration

Unionized workers plan one-hour demonstration Monday to send employer message

UBCO students create co-housing project in Kelowna

They say it’s the evolution of sustainable housing in the Okanagan

  • Mar 2, 2019

Frozen campsites still home for some people in Salmon Arm

Community generously donates towards motel, more long-term solutions needed

Salmon tops bison on wish list for Salmon Arm’s official animal

Young boy would like to see city have its own official creature like Revestoke does

Drones reported to be disturbing bird sanctuary

Shuswap naturalists would like city to put up signs to keep osprey, grebes safe

Long-term fix wanted for dangerous Highway 1 intersection

Balmoral Store owner concerned province will choose option unsatisfactory for residents

Vernon dance instructor remembered with love

Ruth Blencoe, co-founder of Dancing With The Vernon Stars, died Feb. 22 at age 43

From pool to police station, many uses of city hall site recognized

Salmon Arm council approves heritage recognition for land housing city hall, Fletcher Park

UPDATE: Skier from Denmark dies at Revelstoke Mountain Resort

No foul play is suspected

  • Feb 22, 2019

UPDATE: One dead after crash on Highway 97A near Armstrong

Police have confirmed that one person is dead following an accident on Highway 97A Friday

Okanagan set for sunny weekend

Skies will remain mostly clear, temp will remain mild during the day and dip slightly overnight

Niedermayer jersey retirement ceremony a dream come true

Penticton minor hockey players bring home memories of a lifetime from Niedermayer jersey retirement

‘Bullet missed me by an inch’: Man recounts friend’s killing at Kamloops hotel

Penticton man witnessed Summerland resident Rex Gill’s murder in Kamloops

Property crime in Shuswap jumps in last quarter of 2018

Break and enters rise from two to 15 in Salmon Arm, one or two suspects deemed responsible

Drive BC warning slippery conditions for Okanagan main highways

The region is forecasted to see flurries and snow for the first half of the weekend

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