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Latest Articles from Alanna Kelly

Hiker pushed off large cliff

May 21, 2019 / 3:08 pm

Photo: Google Street View A hiker was pushed off a 12-metre cliff and fell into a lake at Thetis Lake Regional Park on Vancouver Island. A 29-year-old woman was hiking near a cliff face at about 3:30 p.m. on Sunday when she

BC crews sent to help Alta.

May 21, 2019 / 1:35 pm

Photo: Alberta Wildfire Over 260 BC Wildfire Service firefighters are being sent to Alberta to help battle a large wildfire. Alberta Premier Jason Kenney says the Chuckegg Creek fire is about five kilometres from a northern Alberta

Calm wildfire weekend

May 21, 2019 / 11:30 am

Photo: B.C. Wildfire Service Richter Creek wildfire near Osoyoos now under control. A message from the B.C. Wildfire Service urging people to play safe over the long weekend paid off.  Fire information officers out of the Kamloops

Naked outside RCMP

May 13, 2019 / 7:15 pm

Photo: Contributed A strange encounter unfolded outside the Kelowna RCMP detachment on Saturday.  Tipsters contacted Castanet News, saying a woman was sitting naked outside the building off Richter Street just before 1 p.m. It is

No one hurt in boat crash

May 13, 2019 / 6:07 pm

Photo: Alanna Kelly UPDATE: 6:05 p.m. RCMP confirmed no one was injured when a boat crashed into a log boom on Okanagan Lake in front of the Kelowna Yacht Club over the weekend. Police and firefighters were notified of an abandoned boat

Douses abandoned fire

May 13, 2019 / 11:40 am

Photo: Peachland Neighbours Facebook Group Campfire found burning unattended in Peachland by Danilo Mueller. A Peachland resident stumbled upon an abandoned campfire and is hoping people will think twice next time. Danilo Mueller posted

Fire not expected to grow

May 13, 2019 / 11:14 am

Wildfire crews rushed to a raging fire east of Kamloops near the Barnhartvale neighbourhood on Sunday and it is not expected to grow any further.  BC Wildfire Service responded with ground crews and air tankers to tackle the blaze which

Cig butts littered on trail

May 13, 2019 / 10:41 am

Photo: Contributed Cigarette butt found on trail in Kelowna. A concerned citizen is asking locals and visitors to please be more cautious when disposing of cigarette butts. Dennis Semeniuk was walking along Paul’s Tomb Trail in

'Fire bags of death'

May 10, 2019 / 5:00 am

Alanna Kelly A group of men recently saw something burning in the sky above Wood Lake and they were shocked by what they discovered.  Shawn Browne and his friends took their boat out after work on April 30 when the balls of fire in

Dog lurer scared off

May 9, 2019 / 7:45 pm

Photo: Glenrosa Community Shop, & Talk! A Glenrosa family is living in fear after a stranger crept up to their backyard and tried to lure their dog over.  The incident unfolded on Tuesday when the dog’s owner started hearing
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