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More funding secured for South Okanagan cannabis start-up

The cannabis license applicant has secured three properties in the South Okanagan

Rid Peachland’s beach of trash, get a free yoga class

Summit Yoga BC is hosting free yoga classes after beach cleanups in Peachland and West Kelowna

Lake Country film highlights crucial role of women in fruit industry

Women who worked in the packinghouses played an important role in the Okanagan’s economy

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Firefighter spring training comes to Lake Country
Mayor Colin Basran speaks at groundbreaking for rental housing project
Raw video: Flooding in Lake Country
Water main break in Lake Country causes flooding

Crown-Indigenous relations federal minister to stop in Peachland

Carolyn Bennett and Mayor Cindy Fortin will highlight the 2019 federal budget investments

Kelowna sailor gains global attention with his electric boats

Mark Fry officially launched his fleet of electric boats in January

Kelowna seniors hopefully cautious after federal funding highlighted in Kelowna

Minister Carla Qualtrough highlighted funding for seniors in the federal budget

Grassfire in the South Okanagan serves as reminder to be vigilant

Second grassfire this month in Oliver as B.C. prepares for wildfire season to ramp up

Federal public services minister to speak in Kelowna, Tappen

Minister of Public Services and Procurement and Accessibility Carla Qualtrough is in Kelowna

Cameras being set up to catch illegal dumpers in the South Okanagan

The Penticton Indian Band is getting tough with illegal dumpers following incident Saturday night

Small loss for Kelowna bee farmer due to cold snap

Bob Chisholm, with Brainy Bee in Kelowna, said he’s lost about 20 per cent of his bees

VIDEO: Kelowna police have guns drawn, Batman’s offer to help rejected

A West Kelowna woman caught an unusual scene on video, as Batman asked to help officers

Display to shine a light on overdose deaths in Interior Health region

Display will travel to Penticton, Kelowna, Vernon and Kamloops

Redesigning a milk carton in Kelowna will help the local bee population

The Build a Mason Bee House takes place Saturday at the Laurel Packinghouse

Update: Man transported to hospital after being hit by car in Kelowna

Emergency crews are responding

  • Mar 26, 2019

Okanagan washouts could have connection to wildfires

The ministry said wildfires have impacted the severity of some landslides and washouts

Kelowna councillors question capacity of bus yard with new transit changes

The No. 8 University route is set for the biggest change, with additional hours of service

Kelowna council approves of new temporary farm worker housing at cherry farm

60 units of housing were approved by Kelowna council Monday

Lake Country Chamber hosts networking event

Find like-minded business folks with the chamber’s after-hours event