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Ammonia leak shuts down curling club in Nelson

It’s not yet clear when the leak was detected

Businesses directly impacted by Hwy. 97 closure

Members of the Penticton Wine Country Chamber of Commerce faced late deliveries. no staff, etc.

  • Feb 16, 2019

Quebecers stranded by Haitian protests expected to fly back to Canada today

Transat said the 113 passengers are expected to arrive in Montreal

Fundraiser started for mother who had stroke while visiting Central Okanagan family

Tina Parry was visiting her daughter Rita Bruce Nanakeain and grandsons when she had a stroke

  • Feb 17, 2019

Tear gas, hate speech marks 14th yellow vest protest in Paris

Acrid clouds of tear gas filled the esplanade of Les Invalides monument

Drive BC warning slippery conditions for Okanagan main highways

The region is forecasted to see flurries and snow for the first half of the weekend

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Snow day in Salmon Arm
How to tackle a left-hand turn on a one-way
Sunken sailboat in Okanagan Lake
Blasting at rockslide on Highway 97 near Summerland

‘They come here to contribute’: Syrian chocolatier to hire, mentor refugee

Peace by Chocolate of Antigonish, N.S., has committed to hiring 50 refugees by 2022

Man, 23, dies after fall from Las Vegas Strip viewing wheel

Police say the man apparently fell accidentally at the High Roller Observation Wheel

B.C. couple attacked with acid, slashed with knife in Vietnam

Warning, graphic images: Man has burns on 80 per cent of his body, slashed with knife

Callan Rd. to have intermittent closures on Feb. 16

The closures could delay traffic up to 20 minutes, no exact times for the closures were listed

Man and woman shot in targeted incident in Kamloops

The shooting happened yesterday afternoon

  • Feb 16, 2019

Ontario police field complaints over Amber Alert for missing girl, 11, found dead

Some said the Amber Alert issued late Thursday for Riya Rajkumar disrupted their sleep

Letter: Keremeos resident fired up over prescribed burns

A prescribed burn is in the works for the Crater Mountain area

  • Feb 16, 2019

Area G director breaks down budget increases

Taxes are going up for Area G (rural Keremeos and Hedley) taxpayers

  • Feb 16, 2019

Names keep adding to vaccine petition started by B.C. mom

Maple Ridge mom started campaign to make vaccination a condition of attending school

Northern B.C. First Nation clan says ancient tools found at pipeline work site

Archeologists from the Smithsonian Institute estimate one of the stones found dates back up to 3500 years

Wilson-Raybould resignation stokes anger, frustration within veterans community

Liberals have had three veterans-affairs ministers — Kent Hehr, Seamus O’Regan and Wilson-Raybould

Memorial for popular Lake Country teen to be live streamed

A memorial service for Derek Flowers-Johnson will be held at 1 p.m.

Okanagan mental health facility takes holistic approach to recovery

Healthy Essentials Clinic is more than a medical arm in Lake Country