Carmen Weld

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U.S. Powerball jackpot hits $700M

The estimated jackpot for Wednesday night’s Powerball lottery game climbed to $700 million, making it the second-largest in U.S. history

  • Aug 22nd, 2017 4:40pm

Strangers rally for Vernon teen’s birthday surprise

A Vernon teen’s 16th birthday dream came true after a parent’s plea on Facebook for guests

  • Aug 22nd, 2017 2:00pm

UPDATE: Highway 97C wildfire held at 0.2 hectares

A wildfire ignited near the Trepanier exit along Highway 97C Friday afternoon

  • Aug 18th, 2017 4:30pm

UPDATE: Fire sparks in Powers Creek Canyon for second day

Another fire sparked in West Kelowna’s Powers Creek Canyon area Thursday afternoon

  • Aug 17th, 2017 5:30pm

Baby dolphin dies after tourists manhandle calf in Spain

“All you want is to photograph and poke, even if the animal suffers from stress.”

  • Aug 17th, 2017 3:00pm

UPDATE: Brush fire sparked in West Kelowna

A brush fire has been reported in the Powers Creek Canyon area

  • Aug 16th, 2017 7:15pm

Injured ATVer was allowed in backcountry

An ATV user injured near Peachland Monday afternoon was allowed in backcountry despite ban

  • Aug 15th, 2017 1:50pm

Death Star replaces smoke above Penticton parade

A Penticton resident had a little fun with Photoshop after the weekend parade

  • Aug 15th, 2017 11:50am

ATVer air-lifted from Peachland cliffs

A male ATV rider is in hospital after rolling his ATV near Peachland

  • Aug 14th, 2017 7:15pm

Lake Country fire human caused but accidental

RCMP now say the fire in Lake Country over the weekend is believed to be human caused and accidental

  • Aug 14th, 2017 3:00pm

Williams Lakers finally allowed home after wildfire

Residents return nearly two weeks after blaze prompted evacuation order

  • Jul 27th, 2017 12:00pm

UPDATE: Monte Lake wildfire 30 per cent contained

RCMP on scene say the winds are calm in the area and the highway may open today

  • Jul 26th, 2017 5:45pm

Crime rate jumps nearly seven per cent in Vernon

According to the latest figures released by Statistics Canada, crime is on the rise

  • Jul 26th, 2017 3:10pm

‘Just’ $20M for the most expensive home in the Okanagan

The most expensive home in the Okanagan is listed at just under $20 million

  • Jul 25th, 2017 3:20pm

UPDATE: Boat sinks on Wood Lake

All aboard were rescued after winds put two boats in distress on Wood Lake

  • Jul 23rd, 2017 8:00pm

Loon Lake waits to go home

Loon Lake residents still wait and wonder when they can go home

  • Jul 21st, 2017 4:15pm

More military on the way to help

150 Canadian Armed Forces members headed to B.C.

  • Jul 20th, 2017 1:55pm

UNDER EVACUATION: The health impacts on evacuees

Evacuees are stressed and emotional while also resilient and strong

  • Jul 19th, 2017 4:00pm

Firefighters threatened with gun

Williams Lake RCMP have arrested one man in the incident

  • Jul 19th, 2017 12:20pm

Air quality improves slightly in some areas

“Smoke concentrations will vary widely as winds, fire behaviour and temperatures change.”

  • Jul 19th, 2017 7:30am