Wayne Moore
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250-860-5050 ext: 103
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

Debate on housing project

Jan 17, 2019 / 5:40 pm

Photo: Wayne Moore Kelowna city council is in for a long night, as it gets ready to hear from the public on a controversial supportive housing project. Residents of the area, many of those seniors, have voiced their disapproval, holding

Mayor on Costco move

Jan 17, 2019 / 2:45 pm

Photo: Wayne Moore - File Photo Kelowna Mayor Colin Basran has weighed in on the prospect of Costco relocating to property on Westbank First Nation lands on the Westside. Basran was responding to a story published on Castanet Wednesday,

22 new positions approved

Jan 17, 2019 / 12:52 pm

Photo: Dave Ogilvie The City of West Kelowna has approved the addition of 22 new positions as part of its 2019 draft budget. The new positions include eight firefighters, which were requested to address a critical resource shortage within

Costco moving to Westside

Jan 16, 2019 / 11:53 am

Photo: Google Maps All signs point to Costco relocating its Kelowna store to the Westside. Castanet has learned the retail giant has leased a number of properties on Westside Road, just off Highway 97, for the new store. The property

Spec tax becomes real

Jan 16, 2019 / 11:52 am

Photo: Contributed For those in Kelowna, West Kelowna and other select regions of the province affected by the speculation and vacancy tax, reality will soon set in. The government Tuesday said letters will be sent to people who own residential

Long public hearing ahead

Jan 16, 2019 / 5:00 am

Photo: Conceptual drawing City councillors and the public should be prepared to hunker down for a long night Thursday. Council will hold a special, stand-alone public hearing Thursday on the controversial 52-unit "low barrier"

Plastic ban on the horizon?

Jan 16, 2019 / 5:00 am

Photo: plasticpollutioncoalition.org Could plastic straws and bags be a thing of the past in the Central Okanagan? While Central Okanagan communities have not yet publicly stated an intention to investigate a plastics ban, that could be

Pizzas across the border

Jan 15, 2019 / 8:00 pm

Photo: Canadian Air Traffic Control Association Air traffic controllers at Kelowna International Airport joined others across the country to show solidarity with their brothers and sisters south of the border. Both air traffic control controllers

Car slams into Wendy's

Jan 15, 2019 / 1:05 pm

Photo: Robert Miedema Robert Miedema was enjoying lunch inside the Wendy's Restaurant on Kelowna's Harvey Avenue, near Cooper Road, when he was startled by a loud bang outside the restaurant. A dark grey Ford sedan had jumped

Transit changes coming

Jan 15, 2019 / 11:48 am

Photo: BC Transit Kelowna city council has approved the Transit Future Action Plan, which targets a number of short, medium and long-range service and infrastructure improvements. Several service upgrades are planned for September in four



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