Local News

Coldstream council losing incumbent; longtime resident files papers

Peter McClean not running Oct. 20; Ruth Hoyte throws name into council ring

North Okanagan fire ban lifted

Regional District lifted the ban Monday, Sept. 10

E-cigarette health hazards remain unknown

Interior Health says vaping not safe alternative to cigarettes

Kal Tire Place North opens
3rd Annual Lawn Days of Summer, hosted by JCI Vernon
RDNO holds referendum information campaign
Rotary Pier at Kal Lake safety

Your morning news in 90: Sept. 10, 2018

Tune in for 90 seconds to get the top headlines for the Okanagan, Shuswap and Similkameen.

Vernon school district hosts renowned LGBT storyteller

Ivan Coyote will speak at Vernon Secondary School Sept. 17

Vernon may get 112 micro suites

The development permit has not yet been approved, but Vita is being shown in Kelowna

New B.C. party looks to represent rural voters in next election

Houston councillor Jonathan Van Barneveld says party will be a ‘relentless voice’ for rural towns

Moderate smoke levels in the Okanagan valley

Smoky skies bulletin remains in effect for the Okanagan

Your morning news in 90: Sept. 7, 2018

Tune in for 90 seconds to get the top headlines for the Okanagan, Shuswap and Similkameen.

Climate change rally outside Kelowna MP’s office

Championing climate change action outside MP Stephen Fuhr’s office

Standing tall against Parkinson’s disease

Kelowna resident Shelley Schreyer adopts positive attitude to counter symptoms

Armstrong IPE breaks compost record

Nearly 15,000 pounds of organic waste composted

Armstrong mayor seeking fourth straight term

Chris Pieper declares candidacy for Oct. 20 election

Quiring seeks third Vernon council term

Brian Quiring announces candidacy for Oct. 20 municipal election

Capacity crowd crams Spallumcheen chambers for marijuana facility presentation

Kelowna-based Valens Agritech to build large cultivation facility on Pleasant Valley Road

North Okanagan victim services program cuts volunteers

Vernon-based program funded by regional district to run with paid staff only

West Kelowna Warriors owner reinstates fired head coach

Kim Dobranski says he made a mistake firing Geoff Grimwood; BCHL says it ‘suggested’ reinstatement

Swan Lake Nature Reserve closed for trail improvements

Users asked to follow site closure signs while work is completed to ensure public safety

Makohoniuk announces candidacy for Vernon School District trustee

Nicole Makohoniuk has supported education in Vernon for the past 12 years