Latest Articles from Alanna Kelly

Avalanche sign former Vee

Mar 29, 2017 / 7:18 pm

Photo: Facebook Former Penticton Vee Tyson Jost has been signed to the NHL's Colorado Avalanche with a three-year, entry-level contract. The native of St. Albert, Alta., recently completed his freshman year at the University

Missing teen with man, 53

Mar 29, 2017 / 6:00 pm

Photo: RCMP A 16-year-old missing girl may be in Lower Mainland with a 53-year-old man, according to RCMP. Makayla Chang was last seen in Nanaimo on March 17. RCMP say she might be with Steven Michael Bacon.  Chang also goes by

Housing-first shelter to close

Mar 29, 2017 / 5:36 pm

Photo: Facebook Inn from the Cold's Chandler Street House is permanently closing its doors in three months. The housing-first residence will close at the end of the non-profit's lease on June 30, after a loss of funding. It

Rockslide blocking hwy

Mar 29, 2017 / 5:32 pm

Photo: Emil Anderson UPDATE: 5:30 p.m. Highway 1 will remain closed overnight on Wednesday after rock scaling could no be completed. Emil Anderson said the rock scaling will resume tomorrow. ORIGINAL: 3 p.m. Highway 1 continues

Mother's ashes stolen

Mar 29, 2017 / 4:48 pm

Photo: RCMP A Surrey man is pleading for the return of his mother’s ashes after they were stolen. RCMP say the ashes were stolen between 9 p.m. and 11:30 p.m. Friday, from the man's residence on the 18200 block of Fraser Highway. The

Dozens of dead fish

Mar 29, 2017 / 5:00 am

Munson Pond Park is known to be a peaceful place to go for a stroll, but recently more than 15 fish have washed up dead on the shoreline. The park has a one kilometre walking loop around it and recently had two new look out spots built. One

Living under the bridge

Mar 28, 2017 / 8:00 pm

Photo: Claycord News Homeless residents of a makeshift loft built under a California bridge have been given 72 hours to get out. The structure was built right underneath the traffic surface in Concord, Calif., but when news broke about

Taking out the trash

Mar 28, 2017 / 11:07 am

Community clean-up month in Kelowna is about to kick off. A group of enthusiastic volunteers will head to the recreation corridor to clean up the garbage left behind by people. The volunteers are asking Kelowna residents to join in and do the same. “Take

Vehicle rips through store

Mar 27, 2017 / 4:54 pm

Two suspects broke into a privately owned liquor store and in less than a minute caused $150,000 worth of damage, and it wasn’t the first time. Police are investigating a series of break and enters that are targeting privately owned liquor

Did crash driver OD?

Mar 27, 2017 / 4:01 pm

Photo: Jon Manchester UPDATED: 4 p.m. Kelowna RCMP are investigating if a driver involved in a head-on collision was suffering a medical emergency or was under the influence of a substance at the time of the incident. Emergency crews