Wayne Moore
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Wayne is a 35 year veteran in the broadcasting industry in both radio and on-line.

He has spent the last 30 plus years in Kelowna and has called Castanet home since the fires of 2003.

With a background in both sports and news reporting, Wayne spends much of his time on the City Hall/political and sports beats at Castanet.

Wayne is married and has two grown sons of his own and a step-son.
Latest Articles from Wayne Moore

Park expansion to continue

Feb 18, 2018 / 5:00 am

Photo: Contributed Kelowna city council will be asked to make an addition to the 2018 budget to facilitate Phase 3 of construction at Rutland Centennial Park. The city had applied to the federal government for a $350,000 sesquicentennial

Bikeshare plan unveiled

Feb 18, 2018 / 5:00 am

Photo: Contributed Dropbike locations Several dozen bike pick-up and drop-off locations will be set up around downtown Kelowna as part of an 18-month bike share agreement between the city and Dropbike Inc. Locations, known as havens,

Swapping pucks for rings

Feb 17, 2018 / 5:00 am

Photo: Contributed The West Kelowna Warriors will ditch their curved sticks and puck for straight sticks and a ring. The BCHL hockey team will get a chance to show off its ringette skills in the annual Battle of the Blades Sunday afternoon

$2.9M school budget cut

Feb 16, 2018 / 1:15 pm

Photo: Wayne Moore - file photo The board of education for School District 23 has approved a $2.9-million reduction to its 2017-18 budget. The move reduces the overall district budget for Central Okanagan schools to just over $250.9 million. The

Kelowna's growth slowing

Feb 16, 2018 / 5:00 am

Photo: File photo The population growth of the Kelowna Census Metropolitan Area is slowing. The rate of population growth within the Kelowna Census Metropolitan area has slowed down. While the region, which encompasses the area between

Stewart ready to work

Feb 15, 2018 / 4:50 pm

Photo: Alanna Kelly Less than a day after being returned to the legislature by voters in Kelowna West, Ben Stewart says he's ready to get to work. Stewart reclaimed the seat for the BC Liberals Wednesday night, a seat left vacant after

Accused lurer out on bail

Feb 15, 2018 / 5:00 am

Photo: Alberta Police A former Kelowna resident, arrested last month in Grande Prairie, Alta., on child pornography charges, is out on bail. Jonathan Karl Bruenig, 34, was released on $2,500 bail during a court appearance Wednesday. Bruenig,

Letnick pans throne speech

Feb 14, 2018 / 10:05 am

Photo: Flickr/BC Gov't Kelowna-Lake Country MLA Norm Letnick is disappointed the NDP government's throne speech didn't include safeguards for the provincial economy. Tuesday's speech outlined the direction government

Will prudent spending end?

Feb 14, 2018 / 10:01 am

Photo: Flickr/BC Gov't Will B.C.'s record of prudent spending over the past two decades come to an end? That's a question being pondered by the Fraser Institute, an independent think tank, as the NDP government prepares

Pondering pot playing field

Feb 13, 2018 / 11:58 am

Photo: Rob Gibson Now the province has set out rules, the City of Kelowna can begin work on land-use regulations for marijuana retailers. Rules introduced by the province last week allow recreational bud to be sold online and through



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