Poll: where to buy pot

Apr 18, 2018 / 6:17 pm

The City of West Kelowna is tightening its bylaws around the illegal sale of cannabis. Council endorsed several bylaws Tuesday in an effort to start with a...

Poll: stay home or drive?

Apr 17, 2018 / 7:33 pm

Rain in the valley turns to snow in the mountain peaks – which made driving a challenge on high-elevation highways in B.C. Tuesday morning. Environment...

Poll: pipeline intervention

Apr 16, 2018 / 7:36 pm

B.C.'s attorney general is threatening to sue if a new law introduced in Alberta causes gasoline prices to skyrocket. David Eby says it's...

Poll: attacks on Syria

Apr 15, 2018 / 7:50 am

Hundreds of Syrians gathered at landmark squares in the Syrian capital Saturday, honking their car horns, flashing victory signs and waving Syrian flags in...

Poll: need for health centre

Apr 12, 2018 / 7:42 pm

The City of West Kelowna hopes to convince the province an Urgent Health Care Centre is urgently needed in the community. The city renewed calls for a health...

Poll: gov't and marijuana

Apr 11, 2018 / 7:07 pm

A Kelowna city councillor who cut her teeth in the wine retail business, says the province is making the same mistake with legalized cannabis as it has with...

Poll: BC-Alta oil war

Apr 10, 2018 / 7:26 pm

Premier John Horgan says he's concerned and surprised that Alberta's latest move in an escalating pipeline feud is legislation that could drive up...

Poll: snowpack worries

Apr 9, 2018 / 6:50 pm

Snowpack levels in the Okanagan are tied for a record-high 152 per cent of normal, increasing the risk of flooding this spring. “Anytime that we are above...

Poll: paying more at ICBC

Apr 5, 2018 / 7:12 pm

A new report by the Fraser Institute points to misguided government decisions which led to the financial crisis faced by ICBC. “Previous B.C. governments...

Poll: private health care

Apr 4, 2018 / 6:45 pm

Doctors billing patients for health-care services outside the public system will face sanctions in British Columbia. Health Minister Adrian Dix says doctors and...

Poll: best Canucks ever?

Apr 3, 2018 / 7:16 pm

If you're hoping to be at Rogers Arena for Daniel and Henrik Sedin's final home game in the NHL, you'd better have a ticket. Since the twins...

Poll: celebrating Easter

Apr 2, 2018 / 9:12 am

The Kelowna Gospel Mission has been holding its annual Easter dinner for more than 30 years, providing warm meals for those in the community who may not have a...

Poll: organ donation

Mar 28, 2018 / 8:07 pm

A new program encouraging customers of the Insurance Corporation of British Columbia to register as organ donors has boosted the donor list by more than 15 per...

Poll: busking brouhaha

Mar 27, 2018 / 6:52 pm

If Kelowna council adopts proposed changes to its Good Neighbour bylaw, buskers must obtain a permit before performing downtown, and even then will be...

Poll: spec tax changes

Mar 26, 2018 / 7:13 pm

The B.C. government is tweaking its expanded real estate speculation tax. Finance Minister Carole James announced Monday the province is narrowing the scope of...

Poll: Hedley allegations

Mar 24, 2018 / 8:46 am

Hedley's frontman suggested Friday that the group's "indefinite hiatus" may not be permanent as the Vancouver pop-rockers closed out their...

Poll: speculation tax

Mar 22, 2018 / 5:46 pm

The City of West Kelowna got the face-to-face meeting it wanted with provincial Finance Minister Carole James, Wednesday. Mayor Doug Findlater and CAO Jim...

Poll: distracted drivers

Mar 21, 2018 / 7:15 pm

March marks distracted driving month, and Kelowna RCMP were out in full force Wednesday, cracking down on motorists who continue to break the law. Police have...

Poll: Facebook data mining

Mar 20, 2018 / 6:56 pm

The head of Trump-affiliated data-mining firm Cambridge Analytica has been suspended, while government authorities are bearing down on both the firm and...

Poll: self-driving cars

Mar 19, 2018 / 7:46 pm

Police in a Phoenix suburb say one of Uber's self-driving vehicles has struck and killed a pedestrian. Police in the city of Tempe said Monday that the...