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Top comedian in Kelowna

Feb 16, 2020 / 5:00 am

Photo: Contributed One of Canada's top comedians is coming to Kelowna at the end of February. Graham Clark, a three-time Canadian Comedy Award winner and co-host of Maximum Fun's Stop Podcasting Yourself will be at Freddy's Brewpub

Split support on pipeline

Feb 13, 2020 / 2:27 pm

Photo: Angus Reid A new study from Vancouver based Angus Reid shows a divided Canada when it comes to pipeline protests, specifically the $6.6 billion natural gas Coastal Gaslink pipeline. The study points to disruptions, blockades and protests

Driver drunk during lesson

Feb 13, 2020 / 8:36 am

Photo: RCMP A 44-year-old Coquitlam man who was driving, was in the middle of a driving lesson when he failed a roadside sobriety test administered by Coquitlam RCMP. The strange event happened on February 2, 2020, at 1:30 p.m., when a 

ICBC changes, explained

Feb 13, 2020 / 5:00 am

Photo: CTV News B.C. motorists are in line to see dramatic changes to their auto insurance and a 20 per cent cut to premiums in May 2021, under the new no-fault system announced last week. These are the largest ICBC reforms made in more

Road rage on Springfield

Feb 13, 2020 / 5:00 am

Rob Gibson A Kelowna woman who drives for a living is sharing her story of a road rage incident on Springfield that almost sent her into a panic attack. On February 6 around 8:30 a.m., Sandy Garside Lintick tells Castanet she was driving

'Impaired bus' at impound

Feb 12, 2020 / 12:06 pm

Photo: Rob Gibson A strange sight at the impound lot at Mario's Towing on Sexsmith Rd. A Kelowna Regional Transit Bus is in the impound lot and has been since at least Sunday after the driver of the bus received a 90-day immediate roadside

Stolen sentimental ring

Feb 12, 2020 / 5:00 am

Photo: April Anderson A Kelowna family needs your help recovering a stolen high school football ring loaded with sentimental value. April Anderson tells Castanet that her husband, a retired RCMP officer, had his four-time provincial

BC virus patients recovering

Feb 11, 2020 / 12:15 pm

Photo: CTV News B.C.'s provincial health officer Dr. Bonnie Henry The latest update from B.C.'s top health officer indicates the virus does not appear to be spreading within the province. Adrian Dix, Minister of Health, and

Transit's impaired response

Feb 10, 2020 / 6:48 pm

Photo: Contributed UPDATE 6:48 p.m BC Transit tells Castanet they are aware of an impaired operator in Kelowna in the early morning of Sunday, Feb. 9., but indicate they can't share details, citing the fact the police are involved. However

Snowmobiler rescued

Feb 10, 2020 / 8:50 am

Photo: Ed Henczel A snowmobiler is safe and warm this morning after spending 8 hours in the freezing cold of the Greystokes Provincial Park area overnight Sunday. Ed Henczel with Central Okanagan Search and Rescue tells Castanet the snowmobiler
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