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A&W Burgers to Beat MS

Aug 16, 2018 / 1:17 pm

Rob Gibson A&W burgers were the order of the day, Thursday. On Burgers to Beat MS Day, A&W donates $2 from every burger sold across the country to the Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada.   The program is in its 10th year and

Liquor rules on the lake

Aug 10, 2018 / 5:00 am

Rob Gibson Even the police enjoy lake life. Phil Boissonneault and Randy Ferris have been in law enforcement for 30-plus years, and they still can't get enough. "This is awesome, are you kidding? Working full time on the lake. It

Motorcycle manoeuvres

Aug 9, 2018 / 5:00 am

Rob Gibson It may look like a dream job, cruising around on a Harley Road King – police edition – fully equipped with lights, radar, and power to spare but... "not everybody wants to do this and warm days you have to be able to

Body pulled from ditch

Aug 7, 2018 / 5:00 am

Contributed Tim Reid Castanet has received graphic raw video from a reader which shows RCMP and emergency crews working to recover a body found last Thursday night in West Kelowna near Campbell Road and Campbell Place, just above Shelter bay Marina. We

Miracle Treat Day

Aug 6, 2018 / 5:00 am

Photo: Contributed Temperatures are expected to start heating up again in the Okanagan on Sunday and could reach the mid-30s by midweek. Just in time to grab a cool treat. Starting next Thursday, if you purchase a cool treat from Dairy

Enjoying lake life

Aug 5, 2018 / 7:40 am

YouTube City of Kelowna Looking for something different to do this long weekend? Feeling adventurous and wanting to beat the heat? Why not give the Kelowna Paddle Trail a try? The unique trail is approximately 27 kilometres long and is

Wineries cope with rowdies

Aug 5, 2018 / 5:00 am

Photo: Blind Tiger As the Okanagan becomes more and more popular as a wine destination, some winery owners are rethinking how they cope with what is perceived as their bread and butter. Jerry Wowchuk and his wife Charlene started Blind Tiger

Bring on the seasonal sun

Aug 4, 2018 / 5:00 am

Photo: Todd Jespersen Hello normal. Environment Canada tells Castanet this long weekend is going to be the closest thing we've had to normal, or average, in a month. While July didn't go down as the hottest on record for the Okanagan

Blood trail at crash

Aug 2, 2018 / 2:50 pm

Alanna Kelly UPDATE: 2:50 p.m. The owner of a vehicle that was stolen and driven through a power pole and fence says he would really like the van back. Greg Coleman, owner of Quality Sundecks, reported the work van stolen just after 6 a.m.

Orca impacts fireworks?

Aug 2, 2018 / 12:00 pm

Photo: DFO Some Comox residents are concerned their Festival of Lights show scheduled for this coming holiday Monday, may have an adverse impact on a lone orca that has been making the harbour home since July 23.   Liforce ocean Friends



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