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Championships coming

Oct 8, 2019 / 2:35 pm

The national taekwon-do championships are coming to the Okanagan. Vernon-based Sundance Taekwon-Do has been selected to host the event in 2021. The best TKD...

Can Canucks turn it around?

Oct 8, 2019 / 11:06 am

Ticket brokers in the Vancouver Canucks market have been watching business fall to “an all-time low the past few years” as the National Hockey...

Vipers lose third straight

Oct 6, 2019 / 7:46 am

The Vernon Vipers' past week has not been a good one. The Vipers fell to the West Kelowna Warriors 4-0, making this their third straight loss. Austin...

UBCO makes golf history

Oct 4, 2019 / 9:00 pm

It's a historic weekend for Canada West and UBC Okanagan. The UBCO Heat will host the first ever Canada West golf championship Saturday and Sunday at the...

NHL hits ice in Europe

Oct 4, 2019 / 4:45 pm

It was a successful home debut for Flyers coach Alain Vigneault – a long, long way from Philadelphia. Travis Konecny had two goals and Vigneault won his...

Canucks final cuts

Sep 30, 2019 / 2:39 pm

The Vancouver Canucks are looking to send left-winger Sven Baertschi to the minors in the latest round of pre-season cuts. The club announced Monday that...

Suspended, banned for hit

Sep 30, 2019 / 1:08 pm

A Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League player who was serving a suspension for rough play on a goaltender won't be playing for the rest of the season after...

Rockets loss to Giants

Sep 30, 2019 / 5:00 am

The Kelowna Rockets lost 0-4 to the Vancouver Giants on Sunday evening at the Langley Events Centre. Kelowna only managed 14 shots on net throughout the game,...

Canada wins global champs

Sep 29, 2019 / 7:00 pm

Playing on home soil, with the expectations of victory every game comes with its fair share of challenges. But Canada persevered as they demonstrated a...

Rally driver chases title

Sep 25, 2019 / 7:00 pm

With the help of his co-driving wife, Jackie, Kelowna driver Mark Jennings-Bates is looking to flex a little rally muscle this weekend in Merritt. Merritt will...

Ferster returns to the bench

Sep 23, 2019 / 8:00 pm

Former West Kelowna Warriors head coach Rylan Ferster is returning to his roots. The Saskatchewan native has taken a position as co-coach of the Kindersley...

Oilers wrap Kelowna visit

Sep 23, 2019 / 2:46 pm

When NHL teams want to get away from the hustle and bustle of the big city lights, and distractions, Kelowna seems to be one of their destinations of choice....

Runner dies in marathon

Sep 23, 2019 / 11:57 am

The death of a participant in a Montreal marathon event on Sunday is raising questions about whether it took too long to get him help. Quebec's...

Foote reassigned to Rockets

Sep 23, 2019 / 5:00 am

The Kelowna Rockets will start this week with a full line-up following Nolan Foote's return to the team. Foote has been re-assigned back to the Rockets for...

Brown quits NFL: Tweet

Sep 22, 2019 / 11:34 am

Antonio Brown says he is finished with the NFL. In a Twitter rant on the morning his most recent team was getting ready to play without him, the former New...

Oilers coming to Kelowna

Sep 19, 2019 / 11:45 am

UPDATE: 11:45 a.m. The Edmonton Oilers are expected to arrive in Kelowna late Friday night following a pre-season game with the Calgary Flames. They will spend...

Canucks ink Boeser to deal

Sep 16, 2019 / 6:55 pm

Sniper Brock Boeser will be rejoining the Vancouver Canucks after inking a new contract. The NHL club announced the deal Monday evening. The deal is for three...

Labour peace in NHL

Sep 16, 2019 / 12:14 pm

National Hockey League players have decided not to opt out of the collective bargaining agreement, guaranteeing labour peace until at least 2022. The NHLPA...

Ice Hawks chasing first win

Sep 16, 2019 / 5:00 am

The Delta Ice Hawks are hoping to get rewarded for their hard work as soon as Tuesday night. After a dominant three-year run, the Hawks find themselves in...

B.C. coach for Western team

Sep 16, 2019 / 5:00 am

Blake Stewart, the coach behind BC Rugby League team the Coastal Cougars, has been appointed the coach of Western Canada’s Rugby League team. Stewart, who...

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