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Fruitful weather

Aug 21, 2014 / 10:56 pm

Photo: Ragnar Haagen If you feel it has been a hot summer, you are right, and the good news is, the fruit loves it. From cherries to peaches to grapes, growers around the Okanagan are thrilled with this years harvest. “We are

Smash grab & run

Aug 21, 2014 / 10:56 pm

Photo: Carmen Weld - File photo Vernon RCMP Detachment Vernon RCMP are still on the hunt for multiple suspects following an early morning crash and chase. It all started Thursday just after 1 a.m. when an officer was dispatched to

Anchored by delays

Aug 21, 2014 / 10:56 pm

Photo: Carmen Weld The Kelowna Yacht Club is coming to fruition on the outside, but on the inside there is a lot of work still to be done before they can open their doors. “The very original opening date was the end of June. It

Back in business after fire

Aug 21, 2014 / 10:56 pm

Photo: Carmen Weld After a week in the dark, Coldstream Lumber's lights are back on and its employees are back at work. Last weeks devastating fire forced 40 employees off the job and left the company scrambling to get everything back

E. coli levels close beach

Aug 21, 2014 / 10:56 pm

Photo: Contributed - District of Lake Country The swimming advisory at Reiswig Regional Park and Beasley Park is still in effect, five days after the beaches were closed. According to the District of Lake Country swimming at those beaches

The good, the bad, the E. coli

Aug 21, 2014 / 10:56 pm

Photo: Ed Ouellette How clean are our beaches? Well, as it turns out they are pretty clean. In order to ensure the local waterways are safe to swim, Interior Health -- along with municipalities -- test the waters weekly. Castanet

72 oz of poutine in 90 seconds

Aug 21, 2014 / 10:56 pm

Smoke’s Poutinerie is driving coast to coast to celebrate Canada’s own famous food, poutine. Monday morning they hit Kelowna where hundreds flooded into Kerry Park for a chance to eat free poutine and watch three competitive eaters

PWP creates jobs

Aug 21, 2014 / 10:56 pm

Photo: Contributed - Elizabeth Marion Princeton Wood Preservers Ltd, a manufacturer of pressure-treated wood products, has expanded its business and created new jobs in Princeton. PWP has been in business for more than 40 years at their

Driver not guilty in fatal crash

Aug 21, 2014 / 10:56 pm

Photo: Carmen Weld Vernon BC Supreme Court Room A Lavington man has been found not guilty in Vernon Supreme Court Friday on two charges stemming from a fatal crash Two charges of Dangerous Driving Causing Death and Dangerous Driving Causing

Body recovered from lake

Aug 21, 2014 / 10:56 pm

Photo: Facebook A Surrey real estate agent's body has been recovered from Osoyoos Lake, following a tragic accident Aug 1. 43-year-old John Mele was on vacation with his family, on the Washington State side of Osoyoos Lake,



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