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Latest Articles from Alanna Kelly

Dognapping plot deepens

Mar 14, 2019 / 3:37 pm

Photo: Facebook Photo taken by Tyler Baginski and posted to Vernon Rant and Rave Facebook page. A man has reached out to Castanet, claiming he found stolen dog Atlas and deserves the reward money. We’ve chosen not to release

Wanted gang member found

Mar 14, 2019 / 3:25 pm

Photo: VPD Pashminder Boparai A gang member wanted for conspiracy to commit murder was found near Kelowna late Wednesday night. Pashminder Boparai, a 30-year-old Abbotsford resident, had a nationwide warrant out for his

Police return stolen dog

Mar 13, 2019 / 8:33 pm

Alanna Kelly UPDATE 8:30 p.m. A Kelowna man who had his dog stolen from a fenced yard says it isn’t over for the woman who stole his pet. Atlas the golden retriever was taken by a woman at about 7:30 p.m. Saturday from the property

No cell ban at schools

Mar 13, 2019 / 7:30 pm

Photo: CTV News Ontario has decided to ban phones in the classroom, but schools in the Central Okanagan are not changing their rules.  On Tuesday, Ontario announced the phone ban during instructional time, starting next school year.  Kevin

FB and Instagram down

Mar 13, 2019 / 11:05 am

Photo: Contributed Facebook and Instagram are down. But don’t panic, they are working to fix the problem. On Wednesday morning, Facebook took to Twitter to say they are aware that “some people” are currently having trouble

ID'd after rash of thefts

Mar 12, 2019 / 8:15 pm

Photo: Google Maps A thief who targeted a West Kelowna convenience store twice in just a few hours has been identified by police. Police believe the two robberies are related to each other. A man entered the Mac’s Convenience

Still searching for stolen dog

Mar 12, 2019 / 7:30 pm

Alanna Kelly Police continue to investigate an alleged dognapping in Kelowna.  Cpl. Jesse O’Donaghey says police are still working to find Atlas the Golden Retriever. His owner, Taylor Galt, says the dog was taken Saturday from

Vaccination numbers up

Mar 12, 2019 / 12:44 pm

Photo: VCH Healthcare Vaccination numbers have increased during the past few weeks as the Okanagan continues to be clear of any measles cases. On March 9, Interior Health announced the first case in the IH region was

Taking off for spring break

Mar 12, 2019 / 5:00 am

Alanna Kelly Spring break is right around the corner, and will bring huge crowds to Kelowna International Airport.  YLW predicts more than 100,000 passengers will pass through during the next three weeks, starting Friday and lasting

Hotel remains evacuated

Mar 11, 2019 / 7:40 pm

Photo: Randy Millis UPDATE: 7:40 p.m. A mixture of acid and chlorine sent one person to hospital and prompted evacuation of the Best Western Hotel on Carrington Road in West Kelowna Monday afternoon. Assistant fire chief Brent Watson
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