Poll: best places to boat

Jun 19, 2018 / 7:34 pm

The BC Boating Association wants people to vote on the best boating destinations in the province – but its list of top 10 contenders is missing a few...

Poll: feel safe downtown?

Jun 18, 2018 / 7:58 pm

An armed robbery at a downtown Kelowna business brought police racing, guns drawn, Monday afternoon. An employee at the Garden of Eden on Lawrence Avenue says...

Poll: Vacation plans?

Jun 15, 2018 / 4:30 pm

The loonie continued to fall Friday, shedding nearly three-quarters of a U.S. cent, for a weekly loss of more than a U.S. penny. The Canadian dollar averaged...

Poll: Chainsaw to nature?

Jun 14, 2018 / 7:20 pm

A Kelowna man faces hefty fines as much as $5,000 after taking a chainsaw to a tree and a fence after he was locked behind a gate at Knox Mountain. The park had...

Poll: Return a wad of cash?

Jun 13, 2018 / 4:05 pm

There is still good in the world. A Good Samaritan came forward Tuesday after finding a wad of cash near Lakeshore Road in Kelowna. RCMP are not disclosing the...

Poll: Gas shortages?

Jun 12, 2018 / 4:30 pm

For the past few weeks, there have been intermittent gas shortages at a number of stations around the Okanagan. Tuesday, two Petro Can stations in Kelowna and...

Poll: Feeling safe in parks?

Jun 11, 2018 / 4:45 pm

A stranger allegedly uttered death threats to a grandmother and her grandchildren while at City Park last Tuesday. Shelley Hein took her 11 and nine-year-old...

Poll: health care needs

Jun 7, 2018 / 7:38 pm

Premier John Horgan has announced the opening of 10 urgent primary care centres across B.C. over the next year, starting with the first in Surrey this fall....

Poll: recreational pot

Jun 6, 2018 / 7:28 pm

Doctors and researchers are telling Canadian politicians there is little evidence that legalized marijuana poses a threat to public health and safety. Dr. M.J....

Poll: pageants and bikinis

Jun 5, 2018 / 7:24 pm

The Miss America Organization is dropping the swimsuit competition, saying it will no longer judge contestants on their appearance. "We're not going to...

Poll: pipeline opposition

Jun 4, 2018 / 6:58 pm

Dozens of protesters rallied outside Kelowna MP Stephen Fuhr’s constituency office Monday, protesting Ottawa's purchase of the Trans Mountain...

Poll: how big, how fast?

Jun 3, 2018 / 6:50 am

How do you prepare to house an additional 50,000 people by 2040? What type of housing will they need and where will they want to live? These are questions the...

Poll: electoral reform

May 31, 2018 / 5:46 pm

Questions recommended for a referendum this fall on British Columbia's electoral system: 1. Which should British Columbia use for elections to the...

Poll: eat it or throw it away?

May 30, 2018 / 7:15 pm

A national study says confusing and unnecessary best-before labels are a major cause of food waste in Canada. The National Zero Waste Council says most dates...

Should gov't buy pipeline?

May 29, 2018 / 12:14 pm

The federal Liberal government plans to spend $4.5 billion to buy the Trans Mountain pipeline and all of Kinder Morgan Canada's core assets. Finance...

Poll: wildfire fears

May 27, 2018 / 7:31 am

Fire Chief Jason Brolund say the Boucherie fire was quiet overnight as firefighters continued suppression and mop-up activities. The estimated size of the fire...

Poll: valley's sweet treats

May 24, 2018 / 7:42 pm

Growers are anticipating a record cherry crop in the Okanagan this summer. A combination of ideal weather conditions through the bloom period and new production...

Poll: too old to live at home?

May 23, 2018 / 7:56 pm

In a real-life case of "Failure to Launch," an upstate New York judge Tuesday ordered a 30-year-old man to move out of his parents' house after...

Poll: medical coverage

May 22, 2018 / 6:55 pm

"I have to be a spectator in my life now." At a press conference held on Tuesday morning, Melissa Verleg pleaded for her life back. The Vernon mother...

Poll: long weekend fun

May 21, 2018 / 8:07 am

With everything from motor sports to rodeo action, cars shows, medieval jousting and more, there was plenty to see and do in the Okanagan over the Victoria Day...