Alistair Waters

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Kelowna owes $1.1 million in back pay to RCMP officers

City is on the hook after the federal government approved two pay hikes

  • Sep 18th, 2017 10:10am

UBC Okanagan transit exchange opens

The campus exchange is the last piece of the RapidBus system through Kelowna and Central Okanagan

  • Sep 15th, 2017 12:18am

Fed workers fed up

Federal employees affected by faulty Phoenix payroll system protest outside Kelowna MP’s office.

  • Sep 8th, 2017 1:30pm

Project Literacy Kelowna wins Canadian premiers’ award

The Kelowna-based group named this year’s winner of the Council of the Federation Literacy Award.

  • Sep 8th, 2017 10:02am

Trudeau standing firm on proposed tax changes

Tweaking may occur but changes are coming vows the prime minister.

  • Sep 7th, 2017 3:19pm

Kelowna chamber president refutes PM’s taxation claims

Tom Dyas says Justin Trudeau is wrong to say high-income earners pay less tax than $50K folks

  • Sep 7th, 2017 11:47am

Building awards finalists announced

This year 37 finalists will vie for Thompson Okanagan Kootenay Commercial Building Awards.

  • Sep 7th, 2017 1:30am

Prime minister welcomes Canada’s newest citizens in Kelowna

Justin Trudeau thanks the 60 new citizens for choosing Canada

  • Sep 6th, 2017 4:50pm

Flooding and fires put Central Okanagan food bank donations ‘way behind’

The Central Okanagan Food Bank in Kelowna has collected half as much food as normal this summer.

  • Sep 6th, 2017 12:47pm

Okanagan real estate board says house sales dipped in August

OMREB says sales were down eight per cent last month compared to July.

  • Sep 6th, 2017 9:51am

Four-legged, furry stress busters

Just 20 minutes with a dog significantly reduces stress, says new UBC Okanagan research.

  • Aug 31st, 2017 10:35am

Premier hails ‘extraordinary’ effort by fire crews

John Horgan flew over Philpott Road fire after touring fire-ravaged areas in Central B.C.

  • Aug 29th, 2017 11:56am

Okanagan added to B.C. smokey sky advisory

People with breathing problems advised to stay indoors.

  • Aug 28th, 2017 11:15am

Federal Tory leader in Kelowna

Andrew Scheer is scheduled to speak to supporters Tuesday in Mission Creek Park.

  • Aug 28th, 2017 10:16am

Pro-Western think tank urges support for Trans Pacific Partnership

Canada West Foundation wants B.C. Liberal MPs to speak up at Kelowna caucus meeting

  • Aug 24th, 2017 6:00am

West Kelowna Warriors get concessions back at Royal LePage Place

New owners say move could help secure new corporate sponsors.

  • Aug 23rd, 2017 3:22pm

New trades seats for Okanagan College

New NDP government announces $196,000 to add 46 more student spaces.

  • Aug 18th, 2017 12:52pm

Invasive mussels found on 15 boats entering B.C.

Five of the boats were headed to the Okanagan but were stopped and quarantined, says the province.

  • Aug 15th, 2017 5:00am

Ninth annual Okanagan Feast of Fields a hit

Outdoor event showcases foods and food preparation from throughout the valley.

  • Aug 14th, 2017 11:00am

Pump down the volume

Kelowna city hall tells Rock The Lake organizers to lower the volume at this weekend’s music event.

  • Aug 12th, 2017 7:00am