Latest Articles from Trevor Nichols

Turner VW joins the club

Jul 21, 2017 / 3:12 pm

Photo: Contributed Kelowna's Turner Volkswagen has joined an exclusive club, after being recognized as one of the best Volkswagen dealerships in the country. The dealership was recently named to the 2017 Wolfsburg Crest Club, an honour

Okanagan workers earn less

Jul 21, 2017 / 11:56 am

Photo: Contributed It doesn’t matter what your job is – if you live in the Thompson-Okanagan, you’re probably getting paid less than the majority of your peers across Canada. Statistics Canada has just released the

Ag centre moves forward

Jul 14, 2017 / 5:48 am

Photo: Getty Images An agricultural innovation centre located in Summerland is becoming more of a possibility Plans to develop an agricultural innovation centre in Summerland are moving ahead, thanks to a recent feasibility study

Kelowna icewine is 'perfect'

Jul 13, 2017 / 8:00 pm

Photo: Facebook A Kelowna icewine has received a perfect 100-point score and a Double Gold Medal at the San Francisco International Wine Competition. Summerhill Pyramid Winery’s 2013 “Small Lot” Semillon Icewine received

Massive hiring blitz at KF

Jul 13, 2017 / 1:47 pm

Photo: Contributed Thanks to several major contracts, KF Aerospace is looking to fill about 150 new positions. KF Aerospace is in the midst of a massive hiring spree, as it looks to grow its operations in Kelowna to close to 700 full-time

Drained during heat wave

Jul 7, 2017 / 6:21 pm

Photo: CTV Yesterday’s scorching heat didn’t just push the mercury to record-toppling heights in the Okanagan, it also caused the valley to suck up more electricity than at any other time this season. Nicole Bogdanovic

Making policy 'sexy again'

Jul 7, 2017 / 6:21 pm

Photo: Contributed Dan Rogers is the new executive director of the Kelowna Chamber of Commerce The new executive director of the Kelowna Chamber of Commerce wants to beef up the chamber’s role as an advocate, pushing for changes that

Another Highrise on Ellis?

Jun 30, 2017 / 11:15 am

Photo: Contributed A juicy piece of real estate just hit the market in Kelowna’s cultural district, and is being touted as a possible site for the next highrise development in the city. Murray Wills, who's facilitating sale

Massive price jump

Jun 27, 2017 / 12:42 pm

Photo: Contributed The average waterfront recreational property in Kelowna now costs almost $1 million, a price that’s ballooned by almost 50 per cent since last year. Realtors across the Okanagan have said the market

Humanity needs your help

Jun 26, 2017 / 5:00 am

Photo: Kate Bouey A trio of families eagerly awaiting a generous leg up from Habitat for Humanity are being forced to wait a little longer, as the organization struggles to find volunteers to help build their new homes. Habitat for Humanity’s