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Vibey is home!

Aug 22, 2014 / 10:41 am

Photo: Contributed - Paul Eaton UPDATE AUG 21 4 p.m.: After an exhaustive four day search, an eagle eyed Castanet reader spotted Vibey off the beaten path, giving this story a happy ending.  Vibrant Vines owner, Wyn Lewis

RCMP search for missing girl

Aug 22, 2014 / 10:41 am

Update -- August 19 It has now been determined by the Kelowna RCMP that Starr Harvey is 15 years old. An earlier report had stated she was 18. Kelowna RCMP are requesting the public’s assistance in locating a missing Kelowna

Hazardous material roundup

Aug 22, 2014 / 10:41 am

The Regional District of North Okanagan will be collecting your hazardous waste on September 13. Photo: Contributed - RDNO The 2014 Household Hazardous Waste Round Up will take place on Saturday, September 13th from 8 a.m. to 2

New BC ambassadors chosen

Aug 22, 2014 / 10:41 am

Photo: Contributed BC youth ambassadors from left: Cheyanne Friess, Navjot Takhar, Juliana Martine The British Columbia Ambassador Program is pleased to announce the selection of the 2014 Ambassador Team.  During a gala event, Saturday,

Jet hits deer while landing

Aug 22, 2014 / 10:41 am

Photo: Contributed - Elizabeth Marion The jet sits at Princeton airport for maintenance and repairs following this morning's incident. A jet is in need of repairs, and a deer is no longer with us after being hit by the plane as it landed

Body of missing man recovered

Aug 22, 2014 / 10:41 am

Photo: Google Maps The body of a boater who went missing over the weekend was recovered from Shuswap Lake Monday morning. On August 17 at 8:38 a.m., the Sicamous RCMP received a report of a marine incident on Shuswap Lake at Hungry

Controversial pellet plant

Aug 22, 2014 / 10:41 am

Photo: Contributed - Pinnacle Renewable Energy The proposed site which shows the elementary school in the lower left and the Tolko yard at the bottom. Monday night may be the last opportunity for the public to give their input on a controversial

Apple triathlon kicks off

Aug 22, 2014 / 10:41 am

Photo: Bill Everitt Racers from left: Kira Hedgeland, 'Kid of Steel' Sylvie Boschman, Russell Pennock, Ray Colliver Nearly 1,200 athletes and 1,100 volunteers are gearing up for the Pushor Mitchell Apple triathlon this weekend

Customized wheels returned

Aug 22, 2014 / 10:41 am

Photo: Contributed - Kelowna RCMP This customized bike was stolen and then recovered Thursday night. UPDATE 1:30 P.M. The custom hand-cranked bicycle stolen Thursday belonged to Kelowna FMX rider, Bruce Cook. The bike was recovered

Family displaced after fire

Aug 22, 2014 / 10:41 am

Photo: Contributed - Callum Mathieson Deborah Pfeiffer A family in Oliver has been displaced after their home burned down in the early hours of Friday morning. Around 3:30 a.m. Oliver RCMP attended a house fire at 6036 Station


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