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

Rockets pitch shutout

Jan 28, 2022 / 10:15 pm

Photo: Rob Wilton The Kelowna Rockets ran their winning streak to five, earning their first win in the Langley Events Centre - a convincing 6-0 win over the Vancouver Giants Friday night. Talyn Boyko turned aside all 25 shots directed his

New funding model sought

Jan 28, 2022 / 7:00 pm

Photo: Wayne Moore/file Municipalities across B.C. are unified in their belief the current fiscal framework between the province and municipalities is broken. The BC Urban Mayor's Caucus, representing 13 of the larger municipalities

Dafoe lands at Providence

Jan 28, 2022 / 4:40 pm

Photo: Tami Quan West Kelowna Warriors forward Chase Dafoe now knows where the next leg of his hockey journey will take him. The 19-year-old has inked a commitment to flash his hockey skills at Providence University beginning next season. Dafoe,

Plane slides off runway

Jan 28, 2022 / 4:10 pm

Photo: Contributed UPDATE 4:10 p.m. Operations at Kelowna International Airport are up and running after emergency crews finished tending to a small plane that slid off the runway. YLW spokesperson Cassie Brannaga says a Cessna-172 aircraft

Ground breaks on housing

Jan 28, 2022 / 3:04 pm

Photo: Artist rendition Ground was broken Friday morning on what will be the final phase of the Apple Valley development on Benvoulin Road. The nine-storey apartment, being built in partnership between the Society of Hope, City of Kelowna

New catchment boundaries

Jan 28, 2022 / 11:53 am

Photo: Contributed The board of education for the Central Okanagan School District has approved catchment boundary changes for for schools on the Westside and in the Okanagan Mission area. Changes include the anticipated reopening of Ecole

Costco opening confirmed

Jan 28, 2022 / 9:15 am

Photo: Frans Pynappels Costco has announced the much-anticipated opening date for its new Kelowna location. In an email Friday morning, Costco announced the new Springfield Road location will open Thursday, Feb. 17. Construction on the

MLA in new Twitter feud

Jan 27, 2022 / 5:18 pm

Photo: BC Government/file A new Twitter battle has erupted between Kelowna-Mission MLA and BC Liberal leadership hopeful Renee Merrifield and former Liberal MLA and current talk show host Jas Johal. Johal, in a nine-point rant, took exception

Cleaning up trash heap

Jan 27, 2022 / 4:17 pm

Photo: Wayne Moore Tenants of a home on Martin Street in Kelowna got off with a warning after allowing open garbage to pile up on a lane behind their property. Castanet was alerted to the problem by a neighbour who said the garbage had been

Bear Smart on the Westside

Jan 27, 2022 / 4:00 am

Photo: Anna Wong Bear sighting on Broadview Road in August. The City of West Kelowna will undertake a bear hazard assessment. The $15,000 assessment is the first step toward becoming part of the Bear Smart Community Program through WildSafeBC. The



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