Okanagan Basin Water Board claims managment agency a long-term dream

The idea for a national water management agency was raised by the Trudeau government

  • Oct 10, 2020


Petition makes waves over Oyama park

More than 1,000 signatures oppose Lake Country waterfront proposal


Paddlers to tidy up Shuswap River

The free-to-join Middle Shuswap River Clean-up Paddle Event near Lumby takes place Saturday


Okanagan water boards marks 50th anniversary

Okanagan watershed ties to water bringing communities together

Armstrong crowned champion in Make Water Work campaign

Okanagan Basin Water Board campaign encourages communities to conserve water outdoors during summer

Not all Lake Country residents in favour of proposed isthmus development

Petition started to leave waterfront untouched as district garners feedback on concept designs

UPDATE: Lake Country water outage cancelled

An infrastructure upgrade along Okanagan Centre Rd. W for Sept. 1 has been cancelled

B.C. paramedics urge caution as summer drowning incidents on the rise in 2020

On average, 67 per cent of B.C.’s water-related deaths occur during June, July and August

Water quality advisory issued for Killiney Beach

The precautionary advisory comes due to turbidity in the water system source

Water down at Lake Country mobile home park

Residents at Creek Run mobile home park have been without running water for more than a week

Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen lifts boil water advisory for Willowbrook

Chlorinator and chlorine tank have been installed at Willowbrook pump station

With 18 drowning deaths in B.C this year, advocates urge caution during summer

The age group with the highest risk of drowning are young adults, mostly males between 20-34 according to Lifesaving Society

North Okanagan district offers free irrigation check-ups

Check-ups with the water ambassador can lead to hundreds in water bill savings, district says

Man drowns while swimming in Okanagan Lake

The incident happened off the shores of West Kelowna on Thursday

Emergency crews conduct CPR on unresponsive person in Okanagan Lake

West Kelowna emergency crews are on scene at the shores of Jubilee Mobile Home Park

Rural Lumby water advisory in effect

Boil water notice for Mabel Lake customers

City of Armstrong downgrades water restrictions

Significant improvements allows city to go back to main water source and to Stage 1 restrictions

Water quality advisory rescinded for Okanagan system

Killiney Beach Water System on west side of Okanagan Lake had been under advisory since June 9

Water quality advisory rescinded for Killiney Beach

The advistory has been removed for about 290 customers in the Central Okanagan

  • Jun 22, 2020