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Bear spray culprit released from Penticton RCMP custody

The individual who sprayed the bear spray at Compass House on May 22 has been released

Cars parked at Voyager RV get stuck underneath fallen rock

One car owner, was on his way to a funeral

Okanagan hockey icon heads to B.C. hall

Vernon’s Ken Holland, GM of the Edmonton Oilers, inducted into B.C. Sports Hall of Fame Thursday

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Mayor Colin Basran speaks at groundbreaking for rental housing project
Raw video: Flooding in Lake Country
Water main break in Lake Country causes flooding
WFN proposes zoning changes in Sonoma Pines

RCMP set to patrol Okanagan lakes

Vernon-North Okanagan members will be on area waters helping keep boaters safe

CMHC defends mortgage stress test changes amid calls for loosening rules

Uninsured borrowers must now show they could service their mortgage if rates rose two per cent

Okanagan mill taking two weeks downtime

Vernon-based Tolko Industries tells Armstrong employees mill will take downtime May 27 and June 3

More campsites coming to Okanagan and beyond

Province announced half of the new spots to 13 most popular provincial parks

Boil water notice in effect for Lake Country

A broken water main leads to boil water notice in the District of Lake Country

UPDATE: Residents asked to manage attractants after bear sighting at Salmon Arm school

Conservation Officer says people need to change behaviours to avoid destruction of bears

600 new campsites coming to provincial parks and recreation sites across B.C.

Tourism Minister announced half of the new spots to 13 most popular provincial parks

Okangan MP welcomes plan to fight human trafficking

Mel Arnold applauds Conservative plan for A Safer Canada

B.C. woman left ‘black and blue’ after being pushed off 40-foot cliff at lake

West Shore RCMP looking for witnesses as investigation continues

VIDEO: Suspected arson sends five to Abbotsford hospital with smoke inhalation

Man seen throwing flammable substance in van, lighting it on fire next to home

Botswana lifts ban on elephant hunting, to some anger

The southern African nation is home to an estimated 130,000 elephants

Popular Peachland park reopens

Hardy Falls Regional Park has been closed from flood damage since 2017

UPDATE: Water main break floods Lake Country roads

Glenmore Road and Highway 97 are affected by the water main break

BrainTrust launches annual helmet program in Kelowna

Three students received free helmets at the May 22 launch at Belgo Elementary School

Cornerstone announcement leaves Kelowna Chamber of Commerce with questions

The chamber calls on BC Housing to define ‘indefinite’ following provincial funding announcement

Central Okanagan plants a tree in celebration!

It’s the 100th anniversary of the Local Government Management Association of BC