Poll: who gets your vote?

Jan 31, 2019 / 6:42 pm

Opposition Liberal Leader Andrew Wilkinson says their candidate's defeat in the Nanaimo byelection has the party shifting into a period of renewal....

Poll: truck driver training

Jan 29, 2019 / 6:50 pm

A Saskatchewan government report says the driver of a semi-truck should not have been on the road the day he flew through a stop sign and caused a crash with...

Poll: forgive student loans?

Jan 28, 2019 / 7:26 pm

The federal government is writing off more than $163 million in outstanding student-loan payments that officials will never be able to collect. New spending...

Poll: give up your phone?

Jan 27, 2019 / 9:50 am

It's Unplug and Play Week in the Central Okanagan, encouraging kids, families, schools and communities to unplug from screens and explore ways to spend time...

Poll: passenger rights

Jan 24, 2019 / 7:46 pm

A loophole in proposed air passenger rights regulations could allow airlines to get off the hook for compensation and put air travellers at risk, says a...

Poll: housing affordability

Jan 22, 2019 / 6:57 pm

The Trudeau government wants to make home-buying more affordable for millennials, Finance Minister Bill Morneau said Tuesday as he held pre-budget public events...

Poll: faith in government

Jan 21, 2019 / 7:50 pm

Speaker Darryl Plecas' report alleges overspending on luxury trips overseas with questionable business rationales; expensing of personal purchases to the...

Poll: supportive housing

Jan 17, 2019 / 6:46 pm

Kelowna city council was in for a long night, Thursday, as it got ready to hear from the public on a controversial supportive housing project. Residents of the...

Poll: Costco's move

Jan 16, 2019 / 6:56 pm

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...

Poll: continue with Site C?

Jan 14, 2019 / 8:34 pm

A United Nations committee has warned Canada that continued construction of the Site C hydro dam in northeastern B.C. may violate international agreements. The...

Poll: got the flu shot?

Jan 10, 2019 / 8:15 pm

Younger people have been killed by flu-related complications in the B.C. Interior during a particularly bad flu season this year. The flu season began early...

Poll: the price of puffing

Jan 9, 2019 / 7:08 pm

A legal gram of cannabis in Canada costs nearly 50 per cent more than illicit pot, according to a new analysis of price quotes compiled by Statistics Canada....

Poll: pipeline protests

Jan 8, 2019 / 7:14 pm

Pipeline protests in support of a native blockade in Northern B.C. drew hundreds of people in B.C., Tuesday. Crowds estimated at 300 strong spilled into...

Poll: eating out

Jan 5, 2019 / 10:50 am

Feeling hungry? Dine Around Thompson Okanagan is back for another year. A launch party will be held Jan. 15, at Okanagan College in Kelowna. Dine Around, which...

Poll: farm country life

Jan 3, 2019 / 6:30 pm

A sign posted on an East Kelowna farm fence is causing tension between neighbours and has resulted in bylaw officers stepping in. City of Kelowna bylaw staff...

Poll: New Year's resolutions

Dec 30, 2018 / 8:48 am

It's that time of year again when many people take stock of the year that's ending and resolve to make changes in the year ahead. Do you make New...

Poll: owning a home

Dec 27, 2018 / 5:01 pm

The number of first-time home buyers took a dip in B.C. this year, thanks in large part to increased mortgage restrictions. The BC Notaries Association has...

Poll: best part of Christmas?

Dec 24, 2018 / 11:07 am

Kelowna resident Rob Bentien has shared a cool Christmas video of his massive Christmas village. The miniature village fills a whole room and takes three full...

Poll: guaranteed income?

Dec 19, 2018 / 7:14 pm

The Trudeau Liberals suggest a guaranteed national minimum income could be an option as they search for ways to help Canadian workers adapt to an unsteady and...

Poll: Fave Christmas carols

Dec 18, 2018 / 7:56 pm

What's your favourite Christmas carol or song? "The best way to spread Christmas cheer, is singing loud for all to hear" – so says Buddy the...