Mission Creek restoration project gets $249,000 federal grant

!Wayne Wilson, executive director of the Central Okanagan Land Trust, speaks at press conference announcing $249,000 in federal funding for Mission Creek Restoration Initiative.  - Barry Gerding/Capital News
  • posted Jul 31, 2015 at 2:00 PM

Restoration initiative collaborative project expected to start next fall widening the creek and upgrading flood control measures.

Grant funding for Munson Pond Park project

  • posted Jul 30, 2015 at 5:00 PM

Environment Canada grant for $75,015 to help carry on park naturalization project in Kelowna.

New fire chief for Joe Rich

  • posted Jul 30, 2015 at 3:00 PM

Wasyliuk has been a firefighter with the department since 2011, most recently serving as one of its assistant chiefs.

WILDFIRE WATCH: Animation shows B.C. drying out again

  • updated Jul 31, 2015 at 1:41 PM

Fears rise for more fires with hot, dry weather over B.C. Day long weekend (with animated fire risk map)

Need for donated blood continues

  • posted Jul 30, 2015 at 3:00 PM

Canadian Blood Services is asking people to give blood before and after the long weekend.

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