Alleged drug trafficking operation shut down

Kelowna’s daily must reads

An evening wrap up of the most important stories to hit the web in Kelowna today.

  • Dec. 9, 2016 5:00 p.m.

  1. Kelowna RCMP say they have shut down a large alleged drug trafficking ring in West Kelowna – taking an estimated 342,000 doses off the street. Seven people were arrested in the raid and face numerous charges.
  2. Kelowna has a new place to get groceries and wine. Your Independent Grocer at the Capri Centre Mall announced it will start selling more than 400 varieties of B.C. Wine – starting today.
  3. Tragedy struck in Vernon today after a workplace accident took the life of one man. RCMP say the man suffered fatal injuries while working on a vehicle.
  4. It is snowing, it is really cold and it is not going to change. Environment Canada says there is “no respite in sight” when it comes to this cold snap.
  5. A Kelowna neighbourhood is coming out to remember one very special dog that touched many hearts.
  6. And, one Kelowna couple’s time-lapse journey of their second pregnancy was posted to YouTube on Thursday and has already received more than 108,000 views.

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