House fire

Flames shoot from the roof of a home on Hallam Drive as Lake Country firefighters battle a blaze on June, 17 2021. (Amandalina Letterio/ Capital News)

Lake Country home destroyed in large blaze, 11 dogs rescued

Fire crews are responding to 10839 Hallam Drive

 

This house in Osoyoos caught fire around 4:30 p.m. Sunday. (Roy Wilmin photo Facebook)

Seven displaced from Osoyoos house fire

Smoke could be seen from Highway 97 and across the lake

 

A house fire that sent smoke billowing through a Penticton neighbourhood Wednesday, April 21, 2021 was extinguished before any irreversible damage was done. (Facebook photo)

Residents unharmed in second alarm Penticton house fire

Heavy black smoke was seen coming from the back of the Alexander Street home Wednesday night

 

A GoFundMe page has been launched for a Vernon man whose BX orchard property home off Pleasant Valley Road near Stickle Road was totally destroyed in a fire Saturday, April 17. (Brendan Shykora - Morning Star)

Fundraising campaign launched for Okanagan man who lost home to fire

A GoFundMe page has been started by family; Vernon man taken to hospital with injuries from fire

A GoFundMe page has been launched for a Vernon man whose BX orchard property home off Pleasant Valley Road near Stickle Road was totally destroyed in a fire Saturday, April 17. (Brendan Shykora - Morning Star)
The Keremeos and District Volunteer Fire Department fire house in Keremeos. (Brennan Phillips - Keremeos Review)

Keremeos Fire Department douses fire

The homeowner had mostly extinguished the blaze by the time firefighters arrived

The Keremeos and District Volunteer Fire Department fire house in Keremeos. (Brennan Phillips - Keremeos Review)
One person was airlifted to hospital after explosions were heard and a fire ripped through an Oliver residence Thursday, Feb. 4 2020. (Cristal Cook / Facebook)

One airlifted to hospital after explosions, fire in Oliver

A residence and vehicle were both destroyed

One person was airlifted to hospital after explosions were heard and a fire ripped through an Oliver residence Thursday, Feb. 4 2020. (Cristal Cook / Facebook)
One-third of Christmas tree fires start in January, according to the National Fire Protection Association. (Unsplash photo)

Christmas tree still up? So is your fire risk

Dry Christmas trees pose fire hazard, fire safety experts warn B.C. residents

One-third of Christmas tree fires start in January, according to the National Fire Protection Association. (Unsplash photo)
A passerby captured the structure fire in Lake Country from a distance. (Photo courtesy of Deana Grebiski)

Devastating house fire leaves Lake Country family ‘with nothing’

GoFundMe campaign off to a strong start after ‘devastating fire’

A passerby captured the structure fire in Lake Country from a distance. (Photo courtesy of Deana Grebiski)
Penticton resident Linda Paksec (centre left) lost everything in a March house fire. Three strangers have since come together to help Paksec piece her life back together. (Jesse Day - Western News)

Strangers unite to help Penticton woman recover after devastating house fire

A house fire in March left Penticton resident, Linda Paksec, with almost nothing

Penticton resident Linda Paksec (centre left) lost everything in a March house fire. Three strangers have since come together to help Paksec piece her life back together. (Jesse Day - Western News)
Dangerous structure fire knocked down in West Kelowna

Dangerous structure fire knocked down in West Kelowna

According to the City of West Kelowna, the fire building posed a significant danger to firefighters

Dangerous structure fire knocked down in West Kelowna
A man lost his home to a fire on Feb. 29. The cause of the fire is currently under investigation. (Contributed - Osoyoos Fire Department)

Osoyoos man loses home in Saturday structure fire

The man suffered no injuries due to the fire.

  • Mar 1, 2020
A man lost his home to a fire on Feb. 29. The cause of the fire is currently under investigation. (Contributed - Osoyoos Fire Department)
Following a structure fire of what was thought to be a vacant rental home in Keremeos, a man has come forward saying he has lost everything. (Black Press File)

UPDATE: Everything lost in Keremeos structure fire, says man

Nav Lasser says he returned from holidays to find the home he was allegedly renting burned down.

Following a structure fire of what was thought to be a vacant rental home in Keremeos, a man has come forward saying he has lost everything. (Black Press File)
A residence near the historic Red Bridge in Keremeos burned down this morning. (Phil McLachlan - File)

Early morning blaze consumes Keremeos home

The property, empty at the time of the fire, was located on River Road near the Red Bridge.

  • Feb 14, 2020
A residence near the historic Red Bridge in Keremeos burned down this morning. (Phil McLachlan - File)
GoFundMe campaigns set up for two sets of tenants displaced by the Sept. 27 house fire in the 1300 block of 35th Avenue continue to garner contributions. (Roger Knox - Morning Star)

Teen tenants of Vernon house fire given gift of music

RJ and J.R. Liebelt don’t feel they’re starting from scratch after losing their worldly possessions

GoFundMe campaigns set up for two sets of tenants displaced by the Sept. 27 house fire in the 1300 block of 35th Avenue continue to garner contributions. (Roger Knox - Morning Star)