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Peachland rescue co-ordinated with wildfire fight

As Peachland firefighters headed into the hills above the town to fight a growing blaze, they got another alarming call.

Small fire in hills above Peachland

Peachland gets second fire in the hills in as many days

Letnick: Arts, culture, sport grants awarded

Being involved in music or sport and having access to cultural activities can have a significant positive impact on us and on our kids.
Central Okanagan Regional District to prepare a report on future North Westside governance

Central Okanagan Regional District to prepare a report on future North Westside governance

Some residents in what's now known as the Central Okanagan West electoral area say current governance model doesn't work for them.
B.C.'s minimum wage increases on Sept. 15

B.C.'s minimum wage increases on Sept. 15

The BC Fruit Growers Association is reminding employers that the minimum wage in B.C. increases to $10.85 per hour on Sept. 15.
West Kelowna trying to separate current water quality issues and new city hall plan

West Kelowna trying to separate current water quality issues and new city hall plan

Mayor Doug Findlater says some residents have contacted council concerned about building a new city hall before improving water quality.
Kelowna teenager struck while cycling across crosswalk

Kelowna teenager struck while cycling across crosswalk

The cyclist crossed in a marked crosswalk equipped with flashing lights, which however were not engaged at the time...
Peachland fire calmed by cooler weather

Peachland fire calmed by cooler weather

A fire burning near Ponderosa golf course appears to be largely under control.

Hallmark set to start filming movie in Oliver on Sunday

Hallmark shoots series, Autumn in the Vineyard, starting Aug. 28. Series airs starting October.
Emergency flights resume to four B.C. hospitals

Emergency flights resume to four B.C. hospitals

A Transport Canada order enabled the flights to resume Friday, Aug. 26.