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Drunk boater facing charges after incident on Okanagan Lake

The man was reportedly operating his vessel in an erratic and dangerous manner

B.C. paramedics respond to largest number of overdoses in a single day

131 overdoses recorded by BC Emergency Health Services on June 26

Horse hit by truck on Westside Road

Area residents asking for motorists to slow down and watch for animals

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Water pools along Highway 97 in rain event
Bears spotted at Ellison Provincial Park
June snowstorm on Connector
Vernon family receives keys to new home

Westside motorists advised of overnight road closure

Maintenance closing road between Traders Cove and Pine Point near Kelowna July 8

‘No celebrations’: Indigenous communities, leaders share Canada Day frustrations

Canada Day comes this year as Indigenous Peoples absorb reports of confrontations between the police and Aboriginal people

EU reopens its borders to 14 nations, including Canada, but not to U.S. tourists

More than 15 million Americans are estimated to travel to Europe each year

B.C. says show us evidence safe to fly if airlines drop in-flight distancing

Air Canada and WestJet announced they are ending their on-board seat distancing policies

Major water main under repair affects Vernon water use

Emergency repair on major main sees voluntary water restriction, no irrigation

‘Gradual return to service’ as passengers adjust after COVID-19: Kelowna International Airport

Airport director Sam Samaddar said they’re projecting passenger numbers similar to 1996-1997

Highway 97A crash north of Enderby ‘quickly cleared’

Busy highway reopened moments after DriveBC announced road closure

Traffic moving again on Silver Star Road

A portion of road up to resort closed as excavator stuck in utility line

Interior Health suing former Shuswap hospital employee, pharmacist for alleged drug sales scheme

Health authority claims Salmon Arm hospital pharmacist conspired with pharmacy owner

Sludge removal in Armstrong stinky work

City of Armstrong works to increase capacity at sewage treatment facility, but smells may be side effect

B.C. records 26 new cases over last three days; plan coming for long-term care visits

Provincial health officer urged everyone to continue to do their part

Mama bear and cubs spotted on Okanagan Rail Trail in Lake Country

District of Lake Country reminds trail users and residents we reside, play in bear habitat

Man dead after dog attack in Kamloops: RCMP

Conservation officers are expected to euthanize the dog

Surrey trio arrested after 4-day crime spree in Vernon

Bear spray, attempted robbery and vehicle thefts linked to three men arrested Sunday

Armstrong arsonist to face sentencing

Woman pleaded guilty for series of fires set in Armstrong area in 2018 to be sentenced Tuesday

Vernon woman back for 12th year as college alumni president

Kara Kazimer has been president of Okanagan College Alumni Association since 2012