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Former camper claims sexual abuse at Cowichan River Bible Camp

Surrey pastor accused of sexual assault is former board member of Vancouver Island camp

Storm takes out power/trees

Power lines down close Westside Road, cause delays on Highway 6, trees block Vernon traffic

  • Oct 17th, 2017

Kimberley man pays it back to home town

Mike Gould donates $7.5 million to Kimberley Dynamiters and Kimberley Minor Hockey.

Troubles on the Coquihalla

Snow overnight and rain today means conditions aren’t great on the Coquihalla and Coquihalla Connector

Suspect in fatal crash charged in jewelry heist

Anthony Creed Cortez now faces charges in Nelson, Chilliwack and Revelstoke.

VIDEO: IIO investigating officer involved shooting on Vancouver Island

One man is dead after police were called to the side of the highway for reports of a man harming himself.

Calgary homicide suspect surrounded in Revelstoke
  • 6 hours ago


Kelowna kid planning to cut hair for charity
  • 3 hours ago


Music icon wows Vernon
  • 2 hours ago


Slice of prevention
  • 2 hours ago


LGBTQ health disparity study in B.C. leads to surprise finding

Suicidal thoughts and attempts go down by half for straight males in schools with GSAs.

Passion for fishing leads to fines

Shuswap man breaches fishing prohibition two weeks before it was to end.

B.C. Wine Institute reaching out to California

Local industry urged to show support for colleagues affected by California wildfires

Kelowna RCMP on scene of suspicious death

RCMP are treating death as suspicious in nature after body was discovered Wednesday morning

Man caught peeing on RCMP building

A man was given a fine after being caught urinating on the new cop shop

Delays north of Enderby

Vehicle recovery reduces Highway 97A to single-lane alternating traffic

Eat and drink local to support farmers

Buy BC: Eat Drink Local is back with a soft launch at Sandhill Winery in Kelowna

Broadcast veteran discusses community station

Gord Leighton looks to start community based radio station in Vernon

Fire Prevention Week across B.C.

This year’s theme is ‘Every second counts - plan 2 ways out’

Lane closure on Highway 1 till 3 p.m. Tuesday

Drive BC reports that bridge maintenance underway

  • Oct 10th, 2017

Happy Thanksgiving to our readers

From the staff at the Salmon Arm Observer, Shuswap Market News and the Eagle Valley News

  • Oct 8th, 2017

Update: Thanksgiving miracle for B.C. family who had truck and 1,300 pounds of moose meat stolen

Kelowna family was left stranded and reeling after their truck was stolen full of moose meat

District begins process to purchase medical clinic

Move will facilitate the recruitment of a second physician for community.

  • Oct 6th, 2017