B.C. hospital system has been operating over capacity for five years

Statistics obtained by The News show system has been operating over 100% capacity since 2012

Windstorm hits Salmon Arm

windstorm photos

Fire, floods and wild winds

The Okanagan is getting a taste of a almost every type of weather imaginable this week.

The SS Sicamous is floating

For the first time in nearly 30 years the SS Sicamous is floating.

Fish swim through a flooded park

Carp and beavers swim through a flooded park area in Penticton.

Windstorm hits Hillcrest in Salmon Arm
  • 6 hours ago


Bootsma property flooding


Salmon River Bridge, Salmon Arm


Cambie Solsqua fire


A bird’s eye view of Salmon Arm

Drone footage of the Salmon River Valley on May 7, after all the heavy rain.

BCEHS reminds parents of window safety

Emergency officials release these tips to make windows safe through the summer

  • May 23rd, 2017

It’s a wrap for a back-at-work Tuesday

Environment Canada says rain is on the way, but the weekend is looking to be hot and sunny.

UPDATE: 22 killed at Ariana Grande concert

Witnesses reported hearing two loud bangs coming from near the arena’s bars at about 10:35 p.m.

Walking for missing women

Event to raise awareness, support in finding answers.

Fire claims trailer, shed and water pumping system

Overnight blaze destroys structures at Sky Blue Waters Resort in Sunnybrae

Sexual assault policies take effect on B.C. campuses

Universities and colleges were required to implement a stand-alone policy by May 18

UPDATE: Coquihalla re-opens

Truck carrying potentially hazardous chemicals crashes Monday

Weather statement issued for Okanagan

Warm temperatures and thunder storms in the forecast

Truck tips on Highway 1 corner near Canoe

Load of hay ends up on bank, no injuries reported.

Water advisories lifted

Interior Health says tug boat sinking and tanker crash have not created a health risk to water users

Fire prohibition in effect Friday

Small campfires and camp stoves not included

It’s Friday and this is a wrap

Good news: Blue skies for the weekend and beyond.