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Armed Troops in Okanagan to help firefighters

Canadian Armed Forces arrived in Vernon Thursday, being deployed to West Kelowna fire

Castlegar bridge designed by architect of collapsed Italian bridge

Riccardo Morandi designed the Kinnaird Bridge, which is part of Highway 3.

Fire season takes mental toll on Okanagan residents

CMHA suggests some mental health coping mechanisms

Lightning ignites 21 new fires across Kamloops Fire Centre

Fifteen of those fires sparked within Okanagan Valley

Increased fire activity and smoke visibility in Cariboo Fire Centre

High amounts of smoke could be seen over 100 Mile House as of 5 p.m. Wednesday

  • Aug 8th, 2018
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One last graduation
Canadian Armed Forces arrive in Vernon
Two West Kelowna homes gutted by fire
Asphalt truck tips over

Tips to protect yourself under smoky skies

Interior Health suggests ways to avoid breathing smoke-filled air

Eat like a pirate on Aug. 15

White Spot’s annual Pirate Pak Day charity fundraiser returns for a ninth straight year

New Okanagan College facility gets students job-ready

First class in session today at Trades Training Centre in Vernon

Photo gallery: Zoe takes the cutest pet throne

Cutest pet contest running in the South Okanagan-Similkameen

Charges laid in Kelowna Dark Web drug bust

Cassie Bonthoux, 30, and James Nelson, 36, face 14 separate charges.

Four new board members for Okanagan College

David Porteous, Juliette Cunningham, Shelly Cook and Tina Lee appointed to board

Lots of free, family, fun in Keremeos

Check out these activities organized by Lower Similkameen Community Services

  • Jul 30th, 2018

Pups regulated to stay on the patio at Cannery Brewing Co.

Penticton brewery has complaint lodged against them with Interior Health

Okanagan wildfire round-up: 320 firefighters battle scorching heat and flames

A look at the major wildfires impacting the Okanagan, Similkameen and region.

Regional crime stats from RCMP perspective

Penticton RCMP Supt. Ted De Jager comments on the Crime Severity Index figures

Vandalism in Keremeos costing taxpayers

Public works recently reported several areas of the village that were vandalized over the last year

Air quality statement issued for Okanagan

South, Central and North affected by statement

New scholarships for UBC grad students

Province kicks in $6 million for post-graduate studies support

Okanagan wildfire round-up: Emergency operation centre deactivated

A look at the major wildfires impacting the Okanagan, Similkameen and region.