Josh Winquist
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Who is running in Enderby?

Sep 19, 2018 / 5:00 am

Photo: Enderby Chamber of Commerce In Enderby, seven candidates are running for six council positions, with all incumbents seeking re-election.  Candidates are as follows: Tundra Baird(i) Brad Case(i) Roxanne Davyduke(i) Raquel

IPE 'a tremendous success'

Sep 18, 2018 / 5:00 pm

Photo: Scott Baker Organizers of the Armstrong IPE are calling the 119th edition a tremendous success. "I can’t thank the City of Armstrong and Township of Spallumcheen residents and businesses for allowing the community to grow

Birds of a feather

Sep 15, 2018 / 5:00 am

Photo: Contributed Click here to view gallery Photo: Contributed Photo: Contributed Photo: E. Kozub Photo: E. Kozub Photo: E. Kozub Photo: E. Kozub Photo: E. Kozub Photo: E. Kozub   We live in a pretty spectacular area of the world.  There

City tackles weeds

Sep 14, 2018 / 5:00 am

Photo: Contributed City of Vernon work crews will be out tackling weeds this fall.  The fall weed program is designed to control weeds and grasses that affect traffic visibility, damage road asphalt surfaces and cause safety issues

Neighbours clean creek

Sep 13, 2018 / 5:00 pm

Photo: Contributed A group of neighbours are keeping their "Hidden Park" clean.  As part of the RDNO Adopt-a-Stream Program, these neighbours went out last Sunday and cleaned up a section of B.X. Creek near their home.  "I

Okanagan's 'Top Gun'

Sep 13, 2018 / 5:00 am

Photo: John Chung: [email protected] Click here to view gallery Photo: John Chung: [email protected] Photo: John Chung: [email protected] Photo: John Chung: [email protected] Photo: John Chung: [email protected]   While

Walk for people like Ashley

Sep 12, 2018 / 5:00 pm

Ashely Poole and her father Ron At the age of 27, Ashley Poole should have been travelling or hanging out with friends or building a career or even starting a family, instead, she was fighting for her life.    Ashley was diagnosed

Foul ball catch

Sep 12, 2018 / 5:00 am

We all have one of those friends who constantly films everything on their cell phone. To his friends, that is Erik Locke of Vernon. Locke was recording at a recent Toronto Blue Jays game when a line drive came screaming towards him and his family.  Locke

Changing the lives of youths

Sep 12, 2018 / 5:00 am

Photo: Contributed More than 600 students across the country have given him their suicide notes.    Hundreds of youth who self-harm gave him their razor blades.   Countless more have relinquished bottles of pills and other

City pipe bursts, ruins store

Sep 12, 2018 / 5:00 am

Photo: Jaye Coward The stage was set for the Okanagan to have its first zero-waste store. Set up in the heart of downtown Kelowna, Farm Bound Organic Zero-Waste at 438 Lawrence was days away from its grand opening when disaster hit.  "It



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