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Latest Articles from Rob Gibson

Petition to allow all e-bikes

May 20, 2022 / 3:30 pm

Photo: Pedego Sheila Fraser, part owner of Pedego, Oyama. The e-bike battle on the north end of the Okanagan Rail Trail has taken a new turn. One of the owners of Pedego electric bike rentals in Oyama, Sheila Fraser, has started a petition

Inspector's abrupt absence

May 20, 2022 / 2:08 pm

Photo: Contributed Kelowna RCMP Inspector Adam Macintosh As we head into the May long weekend, there are staff disruptions at the Kelowna RCMP. Insp. Adam MacIntosh, the detachment's most prominent officer behind the commander, is

Arrested suspect had taser

May 20, 2022 / 11:59 am

Photo: Castanet Kelowna RCMP arrested a man in the alley behind the Blue Gator Pub on Lawrence Avenue Wednesday afternoon. Initial reports indicated a man had been spotted near the Queensway bus stop in downtown Kelowna just after 4 p.m.

Road work season is here

May 19, 2022 / 3:31 pm

Photo: Province of BC/Flickr Summer road construction season is here. Road crews will be busy across the Interior of British Columbia this season with more than 450 kilometres of paving set to be done on B.C. highways and side roads. “As

Bear at the airport

May 19, 2022 / 12:39 pm

Photo: Justin Sowerby Bear sightings at this time of year are pretty common in the Okanagan, but this one looked like it was trying to catch a flight at YLW Thursday morning. Justin Sowerby works near Kelowna International Airport and he

More snow for Coquihalla

May 19, 2022 / 7:41 am

Photo: DriveBC Zopkios Southbound - N Hwy 5, southbound at Zopkios Rest Area, near the Coquihalla Summit, looking northeast. For the second day in a row, Environment Canada has issued a special weather statement for the Coquihalla Highway

Bryan Adams rocks Kelowna

May 19, 2022 / 7:30 am

Photo: CTV News Platinum selling and Grammy Award winner Bryan Adams is launching a Canadian tour to support his latest album So Happy It Hurts, which includes a stop in Kelowna on Remembrance Day. The tour starts on the east coast in Summerside

'Where did the trees go?'

May 19, 2022 / 4:00 am

Photo: FortisBC A lack of trees along Highway 33 from around Molnar Road in Rutland towards Toovey Heights has caught the attention of commuters and tree lovers. So too has a strip along Fitzpatrick Road. "Yearly, old trees that

Stolen snowboards saved

May 18, 2022 / 11:30 am

Photo: RCMP Are you missing a snowboard? Kelowna RCMP is looking for the rightful owners of three high-end snowboards they recovered after a routine traffic stop. Mounties were conducting routine traffic stops on April 23, 2022, when

Healthcare help coming?

May 18, 2022 / 10:06 am

Photo: Contributed B.C. Premier John Horgan. Province of British Columbia Premier John Horgan says the number of people without a family doctor in B.C. is a problem and committed Tuesday to work with family doctors on a clear process and
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