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One person remains in hospital due to COVID-19. Pixabay.

Interior Health reports 2 additional COVID-19 cases prior to Thanksgiving

There are 18 cases active and in isolation in the Interior Health region

One person remains in hospital due to COVID-19. Pixabay.
Jaycee’s birthday party with dog friends. (Facebook photo)

Kelowna dog, owner throw 10th birthday party to raise funds for BC SPCA

John Kinloch raised $3,000 to help animals in need at the BC SPCA

Jaycee’s birthday party with dog friends. (Facebook photo)
One of the puppies seized from a Princeton farm by the BC SPCA. Image: BC SPCA

Costs climb to more than $100K for BC SPCA to care for animals in B.C. farm seizure

Eight puppies, of the 97 animals seized have now died from parvovirus enteritis

One of the puppies seized from a Princeton farm by the BC SPCA. Image: BC SPCA
The animals were living in an extremely poor environment, according to the BC SPCA. Photo BC SPCA.

6 puppies rescued in mass seizure on Princeton farm die from illness: BC SPCA

Of the 97 distressed horses, cats and dogs seized, most of the puppies suffered from parvo

The animals were living in an extremely poor environment, according to the BC SPCA. Photo BC SPCA.
Okanagan Beach Club Tiki Bar, Facebook.

Okanagan Beach Club fined for not complying to COVID-19 rules, tiki bar closed

Interior Health order the tiki bar closed due to non-compliance with Provincial Health Officer orders

Okanagan Beach Club Tiki Bar, Facebook.
25 years later: The water skiing legend on Kalamalka Lake

25 years later: The water skiing legend on Kalamalka Lake

A group of waterskiers was towed behind a plane on Kalamalka Lake back in 1995

25 years later: The water skiing legend on Kalamalka Lake
Upper Mission, Ramada shootings unrelated to recent gun death in Kelowna

Upper Mission, Ramada shootings unrelated to recent gun death in Kelowna

One man died following a shooting in the McCulloch area of Kelowna on Sunday

Upper Mission, Ramada shootings unrelated to recent gun death in Kelowna
No one shot after bullets fly at the Kelowna Ramada

No one shot after bullets fly at the Kelowna Ramada

RCMP say two men were targeted by a single shooter

No one shot after bullets fly at the Kelowna Ramada
Cori Stephen captured this photo looking toward the Christie Mountain fire.

UPDATE: 40 personnel remain overnight on the Christie Mountain wildfire

BC Wildfire will have 132 personnel on-site for the day

Cori Stephen captured this photo looking toward the Christie Mountain fire.
Chris Clark. Facebook.

UPDATE: Windy forecast could create challenges as Okanagan wildfire grows

More than 300 people remain on an evacuation order in Penticton

Chris Clark. Facebook.
Air tankers working on Dry Lake fire near Princeton. Facebook                                Air tankers working on Dry Lake fire near Princeton. Photo Faye Davidson

UPDATE: Another wildfire sparks near Dry Lake, north of Princeton

This is the second fire in the area this month

Air tankers working on Dry Lake fire near Princeton. Facebook                                Air tankers working on Dry Lake fire near Princeton. Photo Faye Davidson
What to do with pets during the Mount Christie wildfire evacuation

What to do with pets during the Mount Christie wildfire evacuation

The South Okanagan BC SPCA is on evacuation alert and cannot board animals

What to do with pets during the Mount Christie wildfire evacuation
Photos taken by Angela Massey from a beach in Osoyoos.

Wildfire burning across border with Osoyoos grows to 2,400 hectares

The Palmer Lake fire is an estimated 40 hectares in size

Photos taken by Angela Massey from a beach in Osoyoos.
Photos submitted by Les Clarke

UPDATE: 40 personnel on scene overnight of 1,400 hectare Christie Mountain wildfire

More than 300 homes are on an evacuation order about 6 km from Okanagan Falls

Photos submitted by Les Clarke
(Black Press Media photo)

Mount Christie wildfire grows to 1,000 hectares, more than 3,000 homes on alert

The blaze north of Okanagan Falls has caused the evacuation of 319 homes

(Black Press Media photo)
Central Okanagan Search and Rescue crews in helicopter.

Hiker lost for three days near Kelowna drank from streams to stay hydrated

The 24-year-old man missing near Little White Mountain was described as fit

Central Okanagan Search and Rescue crews in helicopter.
(Phil McLachlan - Western News)

Watchdog clears Okanagan RCMP in death of man after arrest over alleged stolen pizzas

The man died in hospital after having difficulty breathing and broken ribs

(Phil McLachlan - Western News)
Central Okanagan Search and Rescue in helicopter.

Missing toddler wandered for three hours in Beaverdell area before being found

The two-year-old boy was found safe by his uncle on Beaver Creek Road on Aug. 12

Central Okanagan Search and Rescue in helicopter.
Kelowna RCMP are warning pet owners not to leave their animals in hot vehicles. Image: RCMP

Kelowna woman discovers dog left in hot car during heat wave

A Kelowna woman is begging pet owners to leave animals at home during the heat wave

Kelowna RCMP are warning pet owners not to leave their animals in hot vehicles. Image: RCMP
Peachland Mayor Cindy Fortin wears a mask made for her by her daughter. Facebook

Peachland mayor wants residents to wear masks

Mayor Cindy Fortin is asking residents to consider wearing masks while in the community

Peachland Mayor Cindy Fortin wears a mask made for her by her daughter. Facebook