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Appealing pipeline ruling

May 24, 2019 / 4:50 pm

During an appearance in Kelowna Friday morning, Premier John Horgan said he was “disappointed” by Friday's B.C. Court of Appeal decision that...

Will you save a life?

May 23, 2019 / 4:30 pm

The naloxone challenge is about saving lives. And it is proving effective. With hundreds of people dying every year from the opioid crisis, the goal of the...

Wide open home rentals?

May 22, 2019 / 9:30 am

Kelowna city council Tuesday nixed a proposal to open up the short-term rental market to secondary suites, basement suites and carriage houses. The main reason,...

Poll: high gas prices

May 16, 2019 / 7:40 pm

B.C. drivers are getting hosed at the gas pump, the Canadian Taxpayers Federation says. The CTF released its 21st annual Gas Tax Honesty Day report Thursday, to...

Poll: threats and trolls

May 15, 2019 / 8:06 pm

Kelowna Mayor Colin Basran called for civility and a commitment to civil discourse after he was the subject of an online death threat over a controversial...

Poll: long weekend plans

May 14, 2019 / 7:18 pm

The Victoria Day long weekend means one thing in Rutland – May Days are back. Kelowna's longest-running family festival returns Friday through Sunday...

Poll: finding work

May 11, 2019 / 6:30 am

Canada's economy is reporting its biggest one-month employment surge since 1976, when the government started collecting comparable data. Statistics Canada...

Poll: death penalty?

May 8, 2019 / 8:00 pm

Family and friends of those shot in Penticton on April 15 came to court on Wednesday for alleged shooter John Brittain's arraignment, filling the front row...

Poll: wildfire fears

May 6, 2019 / 7:27 pm

As we begin Emergency Preparedness Week, the province is reminding British Columbians to plan ahead as we enter wildfire season. The last two flood and fire...

Poll: who to blame?

May 5, 2019 / 9:27 am

Green party Leader Andrew Weaver is calling for a ban on the use of taxpayer money for political attack ads after the B.C. Liberals bought billboards blaming...

Poll: banned from Facebook

May 2, 2019 / 6:10 pm

After years of pressure to crack down on extremist content, Facebook has banned Louis Farrakhan, Alex Jones and other extremists, saying they violated its ban...

Poll: working or living?

May 1, 2019 / 5:22 pm

More than half of working British Columbians admit putting their career ahead of their health and family, a new poll by Research Co. reveals. The online survey...

Poll: I'll drink to that!

Apr 30, 2019 / 7:10 pm

B.C. drinkers aren't cracking a cold one nearly as much as those in other provinces. New data from Statistics Canada shows that despite the rise of craft...

Poll: pay the taxman

Apr 29, 2019 / 8:00 pm

If you haven't done your taxes yet, better get on it. Tax filing deadline for 2018 income tax returns is 11:59 p.m. on April 30 – that's tomorrow...

Poll: oil and gas ban

Apr 25, 2019 / 6:41 pm

The oil and gas industry has worn out its welcome in Canadian marine conservation areas. Fisheries Minister Jonathan Wilkinson announced a total ban on oil and...

Poll: make drugs legal?

Apr 24, 2019 / 7:10 pm

British Columbia's provincial health officer is urging the provincial government to consider the decriminalization of people caught with illegal drugs as...

Poll: top election issues

Apr 23, 2019 / 7:05 pm

A large group of Canadian climate scientists, environment advocates, business owners and corporate executives want climate change to be the No. 1 issue for...

Drinking on BC Ferries?

Apr 18, 2019 / 4:25 pm

BC Ferries is rolling out a pilot that will see beer and wine sold on some vessels. CTV News reports the ferry operator is planning on adding beer and wine to...

Are you safe from theft?

Apr 17, 2019 / 4:00 pm

Kelowna residents need to do more to protect their property from crime. That's the concern of one city councillor following a survey on crime and safety in...

Mandatory organ donation?

Apr 15, 2019 / 5:15 pm

The Nova Scotia legislature has unanimously passed legislation that presumes consent for organ donation, becoming the first jurisdiction in North America to...

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