Local News

Kelowna woman facing charges of uttering death threats to Clark, Thomson

Special prosecutor has approved charges against Pavla Janeckova of Kelowna

Overdose rate climbing in the Okanagan

The Okanagan has had 50 overdose deaths in first four months of 2017 compared to 76 in all of 2016

Vernon woman’s death treated as homicide

Okanagan Landing: Woman found injured in apartment; later died of injuries. Young man arrested

  • Jun 21st, 2017

Noise exemption for Stomp

  • Jun 20th, 2017

Indigenous group’s billboard criticizes Canada 150

Billboards near Kelowna offer a different perspective on Canada celebrations

Citizens Patrol no longer directs traffic

Liability forces change, group needs more members

Community Calendar with Anna Zeitner


Meet the farmer: Terroir Cheese


2017 Citizen of the year


The Okanagan-Shuswap Community Calendar


Military scaling down search for missing aircraft

Two-seater Piper Warrior aircraft reported missing on June 8 after flying out from Cranbrook.

Search for missing aircraft continues near Kimberly

It’s been a week since an aircraft carrying two people went missing between Cranbrook and Kamloops

Orchard House demolition to begin this week

City of Salmon Arm receives no bids for relocating the building.

Summer forest fire prognosis still uncertain

Vegetation growth accelerated by the wet conditions could turn into bountiful forest fire fuel

UPDATED: Wildfire on Blue Grouse Mountain

Fire crews are responding to a fire on Westside Road

Flooding may mean changes to the Shuswap’s Canada Day festivities

Salmon Arm, Sicamous coming up with alternative plans if lakeside parks are underwater

Ross Street underpass cost estimate at $10.5 million

The issue will go to council this fall for a decision on whether to go to referendum

Adams Lake Band chief removed from office

Band documents state community panel ousts Paul Michel.

Flood Watch: Lake crashes over highway

Okanagan Lake level is at 343.249 metres above sea level, a slight increase from yesterday

Rapattack documents raise questions for mayor

Consistency named prime reason for cancelling room and board at local base.

School safety criticized

Student says sexual assaults not addressed, district defends policies.

Many deficient water systems in operation in Interior Health

Interior Health releases large report on the region’s water systems and calls for more collaboration

  • Jun 7th, 2017

Forest cleared of 22,000 pounds of junk

An army of volunteers cleaned up 15,880 pounds of scrap metal and 6,834 pounds of garbage on the weekend