Woman charged with threatening former premier in court next month

Pavla Janeckova is charged with uttering threats to cause death or bodily harm

It will be another month until the courts will learn more about the woman who allegedly threatened former premier Christy Clark and Kelowna-Mission MLA Steve Thomson.

Pavla Janeckova is charged with uttering threats to cause death or bodily harm and was scheduled to have a second appearance in Kelowna Law Courts Monday morning but the matter was put off until Aug. 22.

The threats are alleged to have occurred on or about April 30, and Janeckova has yet to make an appearance.

A Special Prosecutor has been appointed to avoid any potential for real or perceived improper influence in the administration of justice in light of the nature of the allegations and the identity of the subjects of the threats.

Just Posted

Update: Growth anticipated for Okanagan Mountain Park wildfire

The wildfire across the lake from Peachland is burning at 200 hectares

Update: Wildfire near Peachland grows to 500 hectares, structures threatened

Peachland - Evacuation orders have been issued for Brent Road and Highway 97 South properties

Updated: Complete list of B.C. Interior wildfire coverage

Up-to-date information on blazes happening the Kamloops Wildfire Centre

Central Okanagan air quality falls to moderate risk

Children, elderly, and people with medical conditions should take precautions

Through your lens: Okanagan wildfires

Check out some of the captivating images and video from social media of the wildfires

Update: Wildfire near Peachland grows to 500 hectares, structures threatened

Peachland - Evacuation orders have been issued for Brent Road and Highway 97 South properties

Syrian refugees fear for lives at home

Former head of Salmon Arm Refugee Coalition says Canada should be doing more

Shuswap’s first Syrian refugee wants world to stop dictatorship

Six of nine refugee families remain in Salmon Arm, all settling well ‘in paradise’

Canadian government threatens to retaliate if Trump imposes auto tariffs

U.S president had suggested that auto imports pose a national security risk to the U.S.

Wildfire concerns cancel Penticton Bull-a-Rama

Fire, smoke and travel all factors in cancelling the event at Penticton Speedway

Athletes prepare for three-day triathlon

The Ultra520K Canada will be held Aug. 4 to 6 in the South Okanagan and Similkameen

Firefighters hold Pike Mountain blaze

No further growth expected

Okanagan boaters advised to watch for wildfire air tankers

Boaters on Okanagan and Skaha lakes are being advised to watch for air tankers

Most Read