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Whistler could share Games

Jan 17, 2018 / 4:34 pm

An official with the International Olympic Committee says it would welcome a bid by Calgary to hold another Winter Games using some facilities in Whistler,...

Kelowna skater's a champ

Jan 17, 2018 / 11:10 am

A Kelowna figure skater captured the Canadian junior women's title during a record performance by members of the Kelowna Skating Club. Olivia Gran captured...

Koreas unite for Olympics

Jan 17, 2018 / 6:54 am

South Korea says the rival Koreas have agreed to form their first joint Olympic team and have their athletes march together during the opening ceremony of next...

Okanagan Olympic flavour

Jan 16, 2018 / 9:00 pm

A pair of Okanagan athletes will represent Canada in biathlon at the upcoming Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea. Julia Ransom of Kelowna and Emma...

Sharapova back in Oz

Jan 16, 2018 / 10:13 am

It wasn't Maria Sharapova's choice to miss the last Australian Open. That decision was taken out of her hands because of a doping ban following a failed...

Ice dancers to fly flag

Jan 16, 2018 / 8:56 am

Ice dance darlings Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir will carry Canada's flag into the opening ceremony at next month's Winter Games in South Korea. The...

NBA opens investigation

Jan 16, 2018 / 7:59 am

The NBA is planning to speak with players from both the Houston Rockets and Los Angeles Clippers to determine the specifics of late-game and postgame events...

Who will carry Maple Leaf?

Jan 15, 2018 / 7:04 pm

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and members of the Canadian Olympic Committee will announce the flag bearer for the upcoming Winter Games in Pyeongchang, South...

Chan wins record 10th title

Jan 14, 2018 / 6:43 am

Patrick Chan has accomplished what no other Canadian skater has, absolutely dominating his event in this country for a decade. The 27-year-old from Toronto...

Serwa 6th at World Cup

Jan 13, 2018 / 1:16 pm

Kelowna's Kelsey Serwa finished 6th at a World Cup women's ski cross event in Idre Fjall, Sweden Saturday. Serwa, who qualified fourth for the first of...

Virtue, Moir win 8th title

Jan 13, 2018 / 12:36 pm

Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir captured their eighth Canadian figure skating title on Saturday, in their final appearance in the event. The Olympic gold and silver...

Skiers bound for worlds

Jan 12, 2018 / 8:30 pm

Two members of Kelowna's Telemark cross-country ski team have qualified to compete at the world junior championships in Switzerland. Gareth Williams and...

Team long on character

Jan 11, 2018 / 1:01 pm

A year ago, Canadian forward Wojtek Wolski was in a hospital bed recovering from surgery on a broken neck. Today, he is an Olympian. "I look at the picture...

Serwa 4th in race qualifying

Jan 11, 2018 / 12:56 pm

After a three-week break for the Christmas holidays, racers hit the slopes Thursday for the second half of the women's World Cup ski cross season....

Too warm for Winter Games

Jan 11, 2018 / 12:19 pm

Climate change could turn out to be the Winter Olympics' biggest spoil sport. A research study led by geography professor Daniel Scott at the University of...