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Telephone bank fraud

Jul 23, 2019 / 5:00 am

Photo: Contributed A Kelowna businessman says he is now leery of telephone and online banking after he says he was defrauded of $20,000. Sebastiaan Pynappels owns Kelowna Cell Repair and was doing his payroll last week when he says things

Ferry delay to Island

Jul 22, 2019 / 9:30 am

Photo: CTV News Ferry service to Nanaimo has been delayed Monday morning due to a medical emergency. BC Ferries says the Queen of Oak Bay was two hours behind schedule departing from Horseshoe Bay. "We appreciate your patience and

Water quality notice

Jul 22, 2019 / 9:00 am

Photo: Contributed A water quality advisory has been issued for the Killiney Beach Water System.   The Regional District of Central Okanagan has issued the advisory,  due to turbidity in the water which might impact children, the

Unique fishing experience

Jul 19, 2019 / 11:59 am

Photo: Flickr: Rina Kapuya The Kelowna Yacht Club is helping those who rarely have the opportunity to enjoy Okanagan Lake Saturday. The 19th annual Blind Fishing Derby, goes Saturday, July 20. The Kelowna Yacht Club Blind Fishing Derby

Ghoulish cemetery theft

Jul 19, 2019 / 11:00 am

Photo: RCMP RCMP need the public's help to further their investigation into the theft of multiple bronze memorial plaques from Lakeview Memorial Gardens on Dry Valley Road in Kelowna. Police discovered that four large bronze memorial

Daylight savings deadline

Jul 19, 2019 / 10:22 am

Photo: CTV News Last chance to express your opinion on daylight savings time in B.C. The province has been asking people to share their views on how time should be observed in B.C. through an online survey and written submissions, but that

Okanagan views to dine for

Jul 19, 2019 / 10:15 am

Photo: TripAdvisor As we reach the midpoint of summer, online reservation company OpenTable has released its list of the top 100 Most Scenic Restaurants in Canada. Not surprisingly the Okanagan is well represented. In total, eight Okanagan

Slain couple identified

Jul 19, 2019 / 8:53 am

Photo: RCMP RCMP detectives have now released the names an Australian man and his American girlfriend found, shot dead along the side of the Alaska Highway last week. Lucas Fowler and Chynna Deese were found dead 20 kilometres south

Hail, lightning, heavy rain

Jul 19, 2019 / 5:00 am

Rob Gibson The unsettled weather we've been experiencing all week brought some hail and lightning to the Okanagan Thursday. Submitted video shows heavy hail pounding Brian Johnson's deck. Environment Canada meteorologist Bobby Sekhon

Special training for ERT

Jul 19, 2019 / 5:00 am

Residents in the Agassiz and Barlee road area of Kelowna were concerned by a heavy police presence on Wednesday, but it turned out to be a training exercise. Despite signs on the street in front of an unoccupied residence, some residents were


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