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Nootbaar, Gibson spark Cardinals to 5-1 victory over Diamondbacks

Nootbaar, Gibson spark Cardinals to 5-1 victory over Diamondbacks

MLB Apr 24, 2024 / 12:58 pm

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Lars Nootbaar drove in two runs and Kyle Gibson pitched six effective innings, lifting the St. Louis Cardinals to a 5-1 victory over the...

Homes 'atrocious bunker'

Letters Apr 24, 2024 / 12:58 pm

Open letter to Kelowna’s mayor and councillors When you announced the homeless "tiny homes" (in modular buildings) set up on Highway 97 between...

Central Okanagan high school students become firefighters for a day

Central Okanagan high school students become firefighters for a day

Kelowna Apr 24, 2024 / 12:49 pm

High school students from across the Central Okanagan took part in a firefighter bootcamp on Wednesday. Students in Grades 9, 10, 11, and 12 were put through...

Poilievre will do 'anything to win,' must condemn Alex Jones endorsement: Trudeau

Poilievre will do 'anything to win,' must condemn Alex Jones endorsement: Trudeau

Canada Apr 24, 2024 / 12:44 pm

As the Liberals try to reverse their political fortunes with the latest federal budget, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau ratcheted up attacks against his...

Olympic tennis champion Belinda Bencic announces the birth of her daughter

Olympic tennis champion Belinda Bencic announces the birth of her daughter

Sports Apr 24, 2024 / 12:40 pm

GENEVA (AP) — Olympic tennis champion Belinda Bencic has become a mom for the first time, she announced Wednesday. The 27-year-old Bencic and her partner...

Mbappe nets twice in 4-1 win over Lorient to put PSG on the verge of French league title

Mbappe nets twice in 4-1 win over Lorient to put PSG on the verge of French league title

Soccer Apr 24, 2024 / 12:23 pm

LORIENT, France (AP) — Kylian Mbappé scored twice and provided an assist in a 4-1 win over Lorient to put Paris Saint-Germain on the verge of a...

Traffic snarled on Valleyview Drive after collision involving cyclist

Traffic snarled on Valleyview Drive after collision involving cyclist

Kamloops Apr 24, 2024 / 12:20 pm

Traffic is moving slowly on Valleyview Drive following a noon-hour collision Wednesday involving a vehicle and a cyclist. Emergency crews were called to a...

Kelowna council applauds steps taken by developer on rental project

Kelowna council applauds steps taken by developer on rental project

Kelowna Apr 24, 2024 / 12:10 pm

Kelowna city council heaped praise on a rental apartment set to be built at the corner of Gordon Drive and Lawson Avenue. The six-storey, 130-unit Troika...

First class of MN-NP candidates supported with donor funds

First class of MN-NP candidates supported with donor funds

Campus Life - Kamloops Apr 24, 2024 / 12:09 pm

Along with dedicated faculty and support staff, ambitious students and generous donors have made the first year of TRU’s Master of Nursing-Nurse Practitioner...

Healthy smoothies, juices and bubble teas available at new Jugo Juice in downtown Kelowna

Healthy smoothies, juices and bubble teas available at new Jugo Juice in downtown Kelowna

Sponsored Content Apr 24, 2024 / 12:01 pm

When you are enjoying downtown Kelowna on a gorgeous spring or summer day, you want to make sure your thirst is quenched thoroughly and in a healthy way. Jugo...

$41,000 donated to North Okanagan community groups by SilverStar Mountain

$41,000 donated to North Okanagan community groups by SilverStar Mountain

Vernon Apr 24, 2024 / 12:00 pm

Several local community groups have received a combined $41,000 thanks to SilverStar’s Play Forever Fund. Donations were sent out in December to the Good...

NFL Network's Jeremiah high on Canadian tight end McLachlan heading into NFL draft

NFL Network's Jeremiah high on Canadian tight end McLachlan heading into NFL draft

NFL Apr 24, 2024 / 11:58 am

NFL draft guru Daniel Jeremiah is a big fan of Canadian Tanner McLachlan. The six-foot-five, 244-pound Lethbridge, Alta., native had a record-setting tenure at...

Rebuilding Sharks fire coach David Quinn after 2 disappointing seasons

Rebuilding Sharks fire coach David Quinn after 2 disappointing seasons

Hockey Apr 24, 2024 / 11:55 am

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — The San Jose Sharks have fired coach David Quinn after two rough seasons as part of a massive rebuilding project. General manager Mike...

Low-flying helicopters in Osoyoos over the next few months

Low-flying helicopters in Osoyoos over the next few months

Osoyoos Apr 24, 2024 / 11:47 am

Osoyoos residents can expect to see helicopters flying low over the town during the next couple of months. On Wednesday, the Town of Osoyoos issued a notice...

A day later, 'The Save' still had Panthers marveling at Bobrovsky's NHL playoff heroics

A day later, 'The Save' still had Panthers marveling at Bobrovsky's NHL playoff heroics

NHL Apr 24, 2024 / 11:39 am

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — In the moment, The Save kept the game tied. By night's end, it became a game-saver since Florida went on to prevail in overtime....

Stall, downdraft, decision making may have played roles in B.C. air-taxi crash: TSB

Stall, downdraft, decision making may have played roles in B.C. air-taxi crash: TSB

Chilcotin Apr 24, 2024 / 11:37 am

The Transportation Safety Board says several factors may have played a role in the crash of an air taxi in B.C.'s Chilcotin region two years ago, including...

Mountain biker stumbled upon dying dachshund on Postill Lake Road last month

Mountain biker stumbled upon dying dachshund on Postill Lake Road last month

Kelowna Apr 24, 2024 / 11:34 am

A mountain biker stumbled upon a dying dog off Postil Road last month. But the dachshund is now on his way to make a full recovery. The BC SPCA says the small...

A day later, 'The Save' still had Panthers marveling at Bobrovsky's NHL playoff heroics

A day later, 'The Save' still had Panthers marveling at Bobrovsky's NHL playoff heroics

Hockey Apr 24, 2024 / 11:16 am

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — In the moment, The Save kept the game tied. By night's end, it became a game-saver since Florida went on to prevail in overtime....

Penticton Vees win three in a row against Vernon Vipers in playoff series

Penticton Vees win three in a row against Vernon Vipers in playoff series

BCHL Apr 24, 2024 / 11:14 am

The Penticton Vees are closer to sending the Vernon Vipers to elimination after a dominating 4-0 win at Kal-Tire Place Tuesday night in Vernon. The Vees now...

Two dead, two in critical condition following fiery head-on crash Tuesday near Clearwater

Two dead, two in critical condition following fiery head-on crash Tuesday near Clearwater

Clearwater Apr 24, 2024 / 11:11 am

Two people are dead following a fiery head-on collision Tuesday on Highway 5 near Clearwater. Emergency crews were called to a stretch of the highway near Cliff...

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