Good morning Kelowna, for Wednesday Nov. 30, 2016

Here are some great things we have to look forward to today.

Big White Ski Resort opens today.

Big White Ski Resort opens today.

1. Weather outlook: The weather office had promised us snow showers in the Okanagan Valley overnight. That didn’t happen. Now the forecast is 60% for rain or flurries this morning, shifting to rain in the afternoon. High of 4 C with winds up to 12 km/h.

2. Opening day: Big White opens today. The alpine base is 70 cm, it’s overcast with variable visibility and winds are calm. Lara’s Gondola starts spinning at 7:45 a.m., the Ridge Rocket Express and Plaza Chair will be open from 8:45 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. today. Lift tickets are 50% off until further notice.

3. Awarded: Young aboriginal athletes from B.C.’s Interior have received regional awards. The six youths are eligible for the 2016 Premier’s Awards for Aboriginal Youth Excellence in Sport, at a conference in Kelowna March 21-24.

Caroline Myss



4. Something different to do: Learn to engage your spirit in your healing, with Caroline Myss, April 2 in Kelowna.

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