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Motorcyclist sent to hospital

Nov 29, 2020 / 7:52 pm

Photo: Randy Millis A motorcyclist has been taken to the hospital after a collision in Kelowna on Sunday night.  Just after 7 p.m., there was a multi-vehicle incident at the intersection of Kneller Road and Highway 33.  Castanet

2-car crash along Highway 6

Nov 29, 2020 / 7:19 pm

Contributed A two-vehicle crash has closed multiple lanes on Highway 6 in Vernon on Sunday evening.  Castanet reader Ashley sent in a video just after 7 p.m. showing what appears to be a two-car collision by the Tim Hortons along

Trivia for local charities

Nov 29, 2020 / 7:00 pm

Photo: Kelly Hutchinson Looking for a family-fun activity you can do virtually and support a local charity? Well throughout December, the Kinsmen Club of Kelowna will be hosting online trivia night fundraisers in support of Okanagan

Virus on 4 Kelowna flights

Nov 29, 2020 / 6:43 pm

Photo: Air Canada A Kamloops-bound flight and four more Kelowna-bound flights have been added to the BC Centre for Disease Control’s COVID-19 exposure list.  The health authority says anyone on an impacted flight should monitor

ChristmasFest is cancelled

Nov 29, 2020 / 6:20 pm

Photo: Contributed Kelowna's third annual Okanagan ChristmasFest has been cancelled. The event was to take place at Meadow Vista Honey Wines but with the recent public health order and directions from the Interior Health Authority,

2 schools exposed to virus

Nov 29, 2020 / 5:27 pm

Photo: Google Maps UPDATE 5:27 p.m. The Central Okanagan School District also confirms a member of the Kelowna Secondary School community has tested positive for COVID-19.  SD23 did not release possible exposure

Tree of Hope helps children

Nov 27, 2020 / 4:00 am

Sarita Patel Like many events across the globe, the Tree of Hope light up celebration had to be cancelled. In an event that typically sees hundreds of residents come to see the tree light up in-person, Castanet brought the event to the public

Woman assaulted in park

Nov 26, 2020 / 9:13 pm

Photo: Trip Advisor RCMP are warning the public after a woman was grabbed and assaulted by an unknown male in Polson Park early this evening. Vernon North Okanagan RCMP received a report of an adult female who was grabbed and assaulted

Rollover on Dilworth

Nov 26, 2020 / 8:00 pm

Photo: Val Palmer A single-vehicle crash has resulted in a rollover late Thursday night. The incident took place just before 8 p.m., northbound on Dilworth Drive in Kelowna. A witness on scene says the driver claims something, a

Stuart ice rink open delayed

Nov 26, 2020 / 7:00 pm

Photo: Troy Mayert File photo of outdoor ice rink at Stuart Park The City of Kelowna has made changes to their recreation offerings, including delaying the opening of the Stuart Park outdoor rink, due to the province's



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