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Still fighting small wildfire

Jul 18, 2019 / 5:45 pm

Photo: Ike Burkhart UPDATE: 5:45 p.m. Fire crews continue to fight a small spot-sized fire just south of Highway 33 in the Joe Rich area Thursday night.  Fire information officer Taylor MacDonald says the fire, believed to be

Rig jack-knifed on Hwy 1

Jul 18, 2019 / 1:46 pm

Photo: RCMP UPDATE 1:45 p.m. Revelstoke RCMP are now investigating a serious collision that occurred Thursday morning just before 5 a.m. approximately 33 kilometers east of Revelstoke, BC on the Trans-Canada Highway. RCMP tell Castanet

RCMP: no vigilante justice

Jul 18, 2019 / 8:57 am

Rob Gibson UPDATE 8:55 a.m. RCMP now confirm they were called to scene of the citizens arrest which took place Tuesday afternoon in the Superstore parking lot on Baron Road. Cpl. Jesse O'Donaghey tells Castanet, "I can confirm that

Falcons fall short

Jul 18, 2019 / 7:56 am

Photo: Trevor Miller The Kelowna Falcons came close but still fell short in their comeback bid versus the AppleSox Wednesday night.  by a 6-4 score on Wednesday night at Elks Stadium. The Falcons scored first but wound up on the

Armed robber chased down

Jul 17, 2019 / 2:57 pm

Photo: Joshua Stock An 18-year-old West Kelowna man is now facing charges after RCMP caught him red-handed after a hold up at the Husky gas station near Harvey Avenue and Burtch Road. Dylan Milligan has been formally charged with robbery

Butterfly Effect is back

Jul 17, 2019 / 11:20 am

Photo: Contributed A unique Okanagan memorial is back for its seventh season. The Central Okanagan Hospice Association's Butterfly Effect event takes place at Falcon Ridge Farms on Sunday. "The Butterfly Effect is a

Search for missing kayaker

Jul 17, 2019 / 8:32 am

Photo: RCMP Penticton RCMP are asking for the public's help to find 41-year-old Colin Palmer. Palmer, a Penticton resident, was reported missing by his family, who has not heard from him since Saturday evening. He is believed to have

Falcons lose lopsided affair

Jul 17, 2019 / 7:22 am

Photo: Trevor Miller The Kelowna Falcons couldn’t find their way at home, falling to the Wenatchee AppleSox by a score 13-1 Tuesday night at Elks Stadium. Wenatchee wasted no time hitting the scoresheet as Kodie Kolden began the game

Fire victim identified

Jul 16, 2019 / 3:03 pm

Photo: GoFundMe UPDATE: 3 p.m. After an early morning fire claimed the life of a Kamloops woman, a GoFundMe page has been set up to help her family cope with the financial burden. The fundraising page identifies the deceased

Bat bite victim identified

Jul 16, 2019 / 2:08 pm

Photo: CTV News The victim of a fatal bat bite has now been identified. The Vancouver Island man who contracted rabies from a bat has now been identified as 21-year-old Nick Major. CTV News has learned that Major was returning from a


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