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

Kelowna gets 1st pot shop

Jul 23, 2019 / 5:00 am

Photo: Hobo Recreational Cannabis The long wait to buy legal cannabis in Kelowna is nearly over. Nine months after the feds legalized the cultivation, sale and consumption of cannabis, Kelowna finally has its first legal retain store. The

Feds urged to help forestry

Jul 22, 2019 / 9:15 pm

Photo: The Canadian Press A handful of western Conservative MPs are calling on the federal Liberals to do something to support the slumping B.C. forest industry. Four B.C. MPs, including Central Okanagan-Similkameen-Nicola MP Dan Albas,

Fires east of Osoyoos

Jul 22, 2019 / 8:15 pm

Photo: BCWS/file UPDATE: 8:15 p.m. Three fires, believed to have been lightning-caused, are currently burning in in forests east of Osoyoos. One of the three, the Bighorn Point fire near the border with Washington State, is considered

Ruck taking on the world

Jul 22, 2019 / 7:20 pm

Photo: Swimming Canada Taylor Ruck, far left, has now won 27 medals in international competition. Kelowna's Taylor Ruck will look to add to her impressive international medal haul at the World Aquatic Championships in South Korea. Ruck,

Progress on waterfront hotel

Jul 22, 2019 / 5:00 am

A company with roots in Kelowna has been tabbed with constructing one of the tallest buildings in Kelowna. PCL Construction, which built the H2O Centre and Interior Heart and Surgical Centre in Kelowna and Sparkling Hill in Vernon, has been awarded

More renos for Orchard Park

Jul 21, 2019 / 6:20 am

Photo: Google Maps Construction underway at Orchard Park is just part of a larger project for the east side of the Kelowna mall. With the demise of Sears more than a year ago, mall operators needed to make some changes to accommodate new

The heat is coming

Jul 20, 2019 / 5:00 am

Photo: Castanet/file Now, this is more like it. The slow start to our Okanagan summer is about to heat up - literally. After a few weeks of wet conditions and temperatures in the 20s, it's about to get sunny and hot. We can expect

Sidewalks on a budget

Jul 20, 2019 / 5:00 am

Photo: Contributed You may want to keep your focus straight ahead when you're walking along a new sidewalk on Rutland Road. The recently constructed sidewalk on the west side of Rutland Road is lined with utility poles. While a similar

Shots fired in Surrey

Jul 19, 2019 / 9:20 pm

Photo: Google Street View Police are going door-to-door in a Surrey neighbourhood after reports of shots being fired. RCMP say calls of gunfire came in at about 4 p.m. in the 12700 block of King George Boulevard in the Whalley area of Surrey

SD23 mum on McCurdy

Jul 19, 2019 / 5:00 pm

Photo: Richard Hunter Architect School District 23 has yet to officially weigh-in on community concerns surrounding a controversial supportive housing project at McCurdy Road and Rutland Road North. Those opposed to allowing as many as 49


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