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Latest Articles from Madison Erhardt

Fatal rollover on Connector

Apr 23, 2018 / 2:14 pm

Photo: RCMP A single vehicle rollover on the Okanagan Connector Saturday morning has claimed a life.  About 6:50 a.m., paramedics and RCMP responded from West Kelowna to the crash near Pennask Summit. Police say the driver

Hot, sunny days ahead

Apr 23, 2018 / 12:49 pm

Madison Erhardt Environment Canada forecasts a hot and sunny week. Six solid days of sunshine are expected, with rain cooling things off on Sunday.  "Seasonal averages this year run around 17 C. We will run about five to 10 degrees

Right way to roundabout

Apr 21, 2018 / 5:00 am

Madison Erhardt As the number of roundabouts across the Okanagan continues to increase, so too does confusion for some motorists.   Some get fed up with people not properly navigating the traffic circles, but how exactly is one supposed

Arrested for child porn

Apr 20, 2018 / 5:09 pm

Photo: Contributed Salmon Arm RCMP have searched a home in Canoe in connection with a child porn investigation launched last June. Police searched the home on Thursday and arrested a man for possession of child pornography. All computers

Eat and drink up!

Apr 20, 2018 / 4:59 pm

Madison Erhardtr The Okanagan Eats food show is back for a second year in Kelowna, and it promises to be super tasty. This year, there are double the vendors, with decadent food and wine offerings.  ''This is the most inexpensive

Kelowna writer a winner

Apr 19, 2018 / 4:29 pm

Photo: Contributed The fourth time was the charm for a Kelowna writer. Brittni MacKenzie-Dale is the winner this year’s Okanagan Short Story Contest. Organized by UBC Okanagan, the contest is an annual writing competition open to

Training future firefighters

Apr 18, 2018 / 3:00 pm

Madison Erhardt A group of 75 students across the Okanagan took part in a firefighter bootcamp Wednesday. Students in Grade 9, 10, 11 and 12 were put through the trenches at Fire Hall One on Enterprise Way. The group rotated through

Iconic statue leaves mall

Apr 18, 2018 / 5:00 am

Madison Erhardt There were some big changes Tuesday afternoon at Kelowna's Towne Centre Mall. The 7,000-pound iconic carving The Old Tree was lifted through a rooftop skylight by crane and will soon find a new home. "We just started

45 neglected dogs rescued

Apr 17, 2018 / 6:33 pm

Photo: CTV The BC SPCA is looking into animal cruelty charges after 45 neglected dogs living in "unacceptable" conditions were surrendered by a former breeder near Victoria. The Havanese and Javanese-Cross dogs were covered

Fire started in laundry

Apr 16, 2018 / 2:27 pm

Alanna Kelly UPDATE: 2:25 p.m. This morning's house fire on the 2500 block of Sexsmith Road started in a basement laundry room. Kelowna firefighters arrived to find smoke coming from the rear of the structure. The fire was knocked
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