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Latest Articles from Rob Gibson

BC wine smuggling anyone?

Feb 16, 2018 / 5:17 am

Photo: Ryan Clark B.C.'s trade war with Alberta has taken a new turn this week as entrepreneurs look to take advantage of the political tug of war for the hearts and minds of Canadian consumers. The latest salvo comes in the form

Spring into winefest

Feb 13, 2018 / 6:25 am

Photo: Contributed If you've been looking for a reason to celebrate, look no further than the 24th Annual Spring Okanagan Wine Festival. The annual festival returns May 2, and tickets to events are now on sale. “Spring is a

Stewart 'stuck in the middle'

Feb 10, 2018 / 5:00 am

Photo: Contributed Quails' Gate Winery in West Kelowna. Ben Stewart finds himself smack dab in the middle of a heated battle for the hearts and minds of voters in the Kelowna West byelection coming up on Valentine's Day. He's

Be a superhero for Paige

Feb 9, 2018 / 5:58 pm

Photo: Contributed Looking for something fun to do this coming Family Day? The Paige Foundation is hosting its fifth annual Princess and Superhero Family Day Skate in support of childhood cancer research. The event takes place Monday,

Bike to work - in winter?

Feb 8, 2018 / 6:30 pm

Photo: File photo Friday is Kelowna's annual winter bike to work day. We may still be in the grips of winter, but that's not stopping a group of dedicated cyclists from taking part in Kelowna's annual winter Bike to Work Day on

Pot shops closed - for now

Feb 6, 2018 / 12:09 pm

Photo: Rob Gibson While the province of B.C. has finally laid out a plan for marijuana once it's legalized, federal officials are now signaling that Bill C-45 will only come into law two to three months after the bill is adopted by Parliament. That

Standoff finally ends

Feb 5, 2018 / 4:25 pm

Josh Winquist UPDATE: 3:21 p.m. The nearly 15-hour standoff in Coldstream has come to an end. A man was seen getting arrested and escorted into the back of an RCMP cruiser just after 3 p.m. The male in a black shirt and toque received

Another run for Thompson

Feb 5, 2018 / 11:17 am

BC Conservative candidate Mark Thompson joined Okanagan Oldies 103.9 morning man Gord Vizzutti this morning to talk about the upcoming Kelowna West byelection. Thompson has previously sought election at both the municipal and provincial

Please, Mrs. Robinson

Feb 2, 2018 / 6:25 pm

Photo: CTV Selina Robinson, B.C.'s minister of municipal affairs was in Kelowna today, meeting with Mayor Colin Basran and local homeless and housing stakeholders, to talk about housing and homelessness. Robinson planned to visit Chapman

Oldies 103.9 at Big White

Feb 2, 2018 / 7:36 am

Photo: Contributed Okanagan Oldies 103.9 morning man Gord Vizzutti was in the best place in the valley this morning, when it comes to snow and snowfall at least, the ski hill! While the rest of us were slogging through snow and slush to
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