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Lydia (left), 8 and Lyanca, 6, Wright’s mother was told they cannot keep their chickens on urban residential property in Lake Country. - Contributed                                Lydia (left), 8 and Lyanca, 6, Wright’s mother was told they cannot keep their chickens on urban residential property in Lake Country. - Contributed

Lake Country family sad they can’t keep their pet chickens

The district doesn’t allow chickens in urban residential zones

Lydia (left), 8 and Lyanca, 6, Wright’s mother was told they cannot keep their chickens on urban residential property in Lake Country. - Contributed                                Lydia (left), 8 and Lyanca, 6, Wright’s mother was told they cannot keep their chickens on urban residential property in Lake Country. - Contributed
Sorting grapes at Hillside Winery Bistro are Kathy Malone (right) Kitson Stewart (left) and Dave Holmes (back). Mark Brett/Western News

The Okanagan ice wine harvest isn’t looking so hot

With spring being just around the corner, ice wine makers are hoping for a cold snap

Sorting grapes at Hillside Winery Bistro are Kathy Malone (right) Kitson Stewart (left) and Dave Holmes (back). Mark Brett/Western News
VIDEO: Okanagan man surprised to find unusual suspect caught on video

VIDEO: Okanagan man surprised to find unusual suspect caught on video

Meldon Lutzer found something unusual with his house plant and then checked his cameras

VIDEO: Okanagan man surprised to find unusual suspect caught on video
First recreational cannabis store in Okanagan has quiet opening near Lake Country

First recreational cannabis store in Okanagan has quiet opening near Lake Country

Indigenous Bloom has opened on Okanagan Indian Band land

First recreational cannabis store in Okanagan has quiet opening near Lake Country
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Former WHL team captain sues Canadian hockey leagues over head trauma

James McEwan filed a lawsuit claiming teams were not informed about the risks of brain injury

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Rusty Brown was saved from the slaughterhouse and now has a home in Kelowna. - Contributed

Calf finds home in B.C. sanctuary after it’s saved from slaughterhouse

You can see Rusty Brown at Arion Therapeutic Farm in Kelowna

Rusty Brown was saved from the slaughterhouse and now has a home in Kelowna. - Contributed
- Image: Carli Berry/Capital News                                Lake Country resident Roxi Harms recently published The Upside of Hunger, which is listed at No. 27 on Amazon’s chart for its Kindle edition.

Penticton man recalls war experience, through Lake Country author

Roxi Harms’ novel The Upside of Hunger recounts a Penticton man’s experience

- Image: Carli Berry/Capital News                                Lake Country resident Roxi Harms recently published The Upside of Hunger, which is listed at No. 27 on Amazon’s chart for its Kindle edition.
B.C. daycare owner frustrated over lack of payments from provincial program

B.C. daycare owner frustrated over lack of payments from provincial program

Amanda Worms of Little Owl Academy has not received subsidy payments on time for months

B.C. daycare owner frustrated over lack of payments from provincial program
HITCHED: Prepare for your big day with this wedding event

HITCHED: Prepare for your big day with this wedding event

Hitched, put on by Black Press Media, takes place Jan. 6

HITCHED: Prepare for your big day with this wedding event
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Wolf cull could have repercussions in the Okanagan

Over the past decade, hunters have been reporting more sightings of wolves in the area.

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Mayor James Baker speaks during Tuesday night’s council meeting. - Carli Berry/Capital News

Lake Country, Enderby, Summerland racing to have first cannabis store in Okanagan

Two shops in Lake Country are now waiting for provincial approval

Mayor James Baker speaks during Tuesday night’s council meeting. - Carli Berry/Capital News
UPDATE: Coquihalla reopens between Hope and Merritt

UPDATE: Coquihalla reopens between Hope and Merritt

The highway is closed in the northbound lane

UPDATE: Coquihalla reopens between Hope and Merritt
Compass Cannabis is currently operating at Turtle Bay Crossing. —Image: Carli Berry/Capital News

Lake Country, Summerland tied for title of first legal pot shop in Okanagan

Licenced store selling recreational cannabis could be open in Lake Country by Christmas

Compass Cannabis is currently operating at Turtle Bay Crossing. —Image: Carli Berry/Capital News
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Road closure near Salmon Arm frustrating for residents

Terry Robinson wants Kault Hill Road to be fixed and reopened

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$90,000 pen from space created by B.C man

The Space pen is made from a meteorite

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Car thieves on cam: ‘You know what’d be funny? If this was a bait car’
Car thieves on cam: ‘You know what’d be funny? If this was a bait car’
Sgt. Taylor Dobson (left) and Tpr. Anthony Yskes lower a tire from the top of the TAPV to change a tire at the IHE course in Lake Country Friday. - Carli Berry/Capital News

VIDEO: B.C. Dragoons test their driving skills in Lake Country

IHE hosted the Canadian army members as it designed a course for them to test their TAPV

Sgt. Taylor Dobson (left) and Tpr. Anthony Yskes lower a tire from the top of the TAPV to change a tire at the IHE course in Lake Country Friday. - Carli Berry/Capital News
Lake Country bunny sanctuary overwhelmed with community support

Lake Country bunny sanctuary overwhelmed with community support

The sanctuary’s caretakers are grateful for the help this year

Lake Country bunny sanctuary overwhelmed with community support
Mike McKinlay and Isabelle Groc accept their award at the Wildscreen Panda Awards, Oct 19. - Credit: Wildscreen Film Festival.

B.C. filmmaker wins Wildlife Oscar for toad documentary

Mike McKinlay’s Toad People won an award at the Wildscreen Panda Awards Oct. 19

Mike McKinlay and Isabelle Groc accept their award at the Wildscreen Panda Awards, Oct 19. - Credit: Wildscreen Film Festival.
Former premier W.A.C. Bennett may be haunting his old house

Former premier W.A.C. Bennett may be haunting his old house

Brookside Manor, located in Kelowna, has a few weird stories associated with it

Former premier W.A.C. Bennett may be haunting his old house