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Restaurant Hall of Fame

Jul 2, 2015 / 5:36 am

Photo: Facebook - Franco Coccaro in the early 80s  A favourite Kelowna dining spot is getting provincial attention as La Bussola's Franco Coccaro is now in the B.C. Restaurant Hall of Fame. Announced on Monday, the British Columbia

Local patios best in Canada

Jul 2, 2015 / 5:36 am

Photo: Facebook - Quails' Gate Okanagan residents love their patio dining, and it turns out the rest of Canada loves them too. According to, seven local patios are among the top 100 in Canada. OpenTable, a popular

Body found, friend missing

Jul 2, 2015 / 5:36 am

Photo: Facebook UPDATE 7 P.M. RCMP in Vernon have now determined that the death of a man whose body was found in Kalamalka Lake over the weekend is not suspicious. The victim has been identified as 32-year-old Shane

Accent Inn takedown

Jul 2, 2015 / 5:36 am

Photo: Google Street View Two men from the Lower Mainland are facing charges after uttering threats at a local business early Monday. According to Kelowna RCMP Cpl. Joe Duncan, a call was placed to police at 12:42 a.m. Monday about two men

Murder charge laid

Jul 2, 2015 / 5:36 am

Photo: Jennifer Zielinski A 62-year-old Kelowna man has now been charged in the death of Warren Welters. Daniel Garth Ruff was taken into custody by police Monday and charged with second degree murder after the body of Welters, 51, was found

Okanagan, a tourist hotbed

Jul 2, 2015 / 5:36 am

Photo: Contributed According to B.C.'s leisure travellers two of the top 10 places to visit within our province are right here in the Okanagan. Okanagan wineries and Okanagan Lake were listed among eight others as the “Best Places”

Two still in care after crash

Jul 2, 2015 / 5:36 am

Photo: Contributed - Richard Lamontagne Two passengers are still in hospital Monday after their tour bus crashed on the Coquihalla Saturday. While nearly all three dozen of the passengers were taken to different hospitals in the area, all

Missing in Osoyoos lake

Jul 2, 2015 / 5:36 am

Photo: Contributed UPDATE JUNE 29, 5:15 P.M. - RCMP in the South Okanagan have revealed the man missing and presumed drowned in Osoyoos Lake is a 34-year-old resident of West Vancouver. Police have indicated the identity of the man is not

Wenatchee ablaze

Jul 2, 2015 / 5:36 am

A 3,000-acre blaze sparked Sunday afternoon in Washington state, destroying everything in its path. The Sleep Hollow fire is still burning out of control Monday, now having destroyed at least 24 structures including businesses and homes

Chairlift crash report

Jul 2, 2015 / 5:36 am

Photo: Ragnar Haagen - File photo Just under 16 months after a terrifying chairlift collapse injured four people on Crystal Mountain, the B.C. Safety Authority has released its conclusions and recommendations. On March 1, 2014, a cable from