Poll: private health care

Nov 25, 2018 / 7:49 am

Private clinics embroiled in a legal battle against the B.C. government have scored a victory after a judge ordered an injunction against provisions in the law...

Poll: banks and your money

Nov 22, 2018 / 8:54 pm

Canada's financial consumer watchdog has got the green light to probe how banking customer complaints are handled internally and by external complaint...

Poll: have you voted yet?

Nov 20, 2018 / 6:52 pm

About a quarter of eligible voters in the province have made their feelings known on electoral reform. According to Elections BC, 24 per cent (779,200) of...

Poll: racism in the valley

Nov 19, 2018 / 7:15 pm

Racist graffiti has been sprayed on a Sikh temple in Kelowna. The president of the Gurdwara Guru Amardas Darbar Sikh Society said Monday he is saddened that...

Poll: highway maintenance

Nov 15, 2018 / 7:30 pm

A Spanish multinational company is taking over the snow-clearing and maintenance contracts for highways and provincial roads in the Okanagan, Shuswap and...

Poll: another Olympics?

Nov 14, 2018 / 7:32 pm

Gripped by disappointment after Calgary's 2026 plans were seemingly snuffed after a plebiscite, Canadian Olympic Committee president Tricia Smith remains...

Poll: buying legal weed

Nov 13, 2018 / 5:51 pm

B.C.-based cannabis producer Tilray Inc. says product has been selling out in the first few weeks of legalization and while it has explored buying wholesale to...

Poll: do you remember?

Nov 12, 2018 / 10:47 am

Okanagan residents gathered to remember and honour veterans on Sunday. Rev. Dick Fletcher said Kelowna's Remembrance Day ceremony had the largest attendance...

Poll: who won the debate?

Nov 8, 2018 / 8:32 pm

British Columbia's political leaders clashed in a debate on electoral reform on Thursday, with Premier John Horgan casting proportional representation as...

Poll: conserving gas

Nov 7, 2018 / 8:18 pm

FortisBC is looking at several options to boost its stock of natural gas in an effort to get its customers through the winter after a pipeline blast squeezed...

Poll: bitten by bugs

Nov 6, 2018 / 7:06 pm

A family visiting from Calgary checked into a Kelowna motel, spent the night and woke up the next morning to find bed bugs. “My wife had bugs crawling on...

Poll: how bad is crime?

Nov 5, 2018 / 7:16 pm

According to the latest by Maclean's Magazine, Kelowna is the only city in the Okanagan where crime is falling. The publication's annual Most Dangerous...

Poll: proportional or not?

Nov 1, 2018 / 7:15 pm

Premier John Horgan says he has already voted in B.C.'s Nov. 30 mail-in electoral reform referendum. He says he voted Yes to change the way residents vote...

Poll: hungry little goblins

Oct 30, 2018 / 7:02 pm

Halloween is creeping closer and closer, and there are a few things you can do to keep your little goblins safe. The Kelowna Fire Department and RCMP want...

Poll: deciding by a draw

Oct 29, 2018 / 6:47 pm

Cindy Fortin gave out a long sigh of relief when Madam Justice Ellen Burdett declared her mayor of Peachland for the next four years. After nine days and three...

Poll: who to believe?

Oct 25, 2018 / 7:19 pm

Both sides in B.C.'s electoral reform battle are accusing the other of misleading voters. Claims of exaggeration and fear mongering are being levelled by...

Poll: cost of borrowing

Oct 24, 2018 / 6:35 pm

The cost of loans linked to the big bank prime rates are headed higher in the wake of the Bank of Canada's decision to raise its key interest rate target by...

Poll: crime on increase?

Oct 22, 2018 / 9:38 am

A little girl is devastated after her family's ATV was stolen from their driveway in Kelowna's Kettle Valley on Oct. 17. Police called Wes Sutherland...

Poll: Kelowna mayor's race

Oct 19, 2018 / 6:58 pm

Voters across B.C. go the polls on Saturday in municipal elections. Castanet is conducting three polls on the mayoralty races. Wednesday, the choices in...

Poll: Vernon mayor's race

Oct 18, 2018 / 7:05 pm

Voters across B.C. go the polls on Saturday in municipal elections. Castanet is conducting three polls on the mayoralty races. Wednesday, the choices in...