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Wayne Moore
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250-860-5050 ext: 103
Wayne is a 35 year veteran in the broadcasting industry in both radio and on-line.

He has spent the last 30 plus years in Kelowna and has called Castanet home since the fires of 2003.

With a background in both sports and news reporting, Wayne spends much of his time on the City Hall/political and sports beats at Castanet.

Wayne is married and has two grown sons of his own and a step-son.
Latest Articles from Wayne Moore

City shifts parks budget

Dec 16, 2018 / 7:15 am

Photo: City of Kelowna Kelowna's parks and finance department needed to find a quick and creative way to fund a potential $9-million renovation to City Park. Just a week ago, council green-lit a request to apply for a lucrative

More parking at parkade?

Dec 14, 2018 / 9:00 pm

Photo: Castanet - File Photo The City of Kelowna is continuing to explore possible expansion of downtown's Chapman Parkade. The city allocated $300,000 from its parking reserve to complete a detailed design, with the potential for construction

Council settles on 4.43%

Dec 13, 2018 / 6:50 pm

Photo: Contributed Whether you call it a tax, or the more aesthetically pleasing levy – the average Kelowna taxpayer will pay about $40 this year to help the city bridge its infrastructure deficit. Despite objections from Coun.

2019 budget decided

Dec 13, 2018 / 3:45 pm

UPDATE: 3:45 p.m. After a day debate, Kelowna city council has landed on a preliminary 2019 budget. Council approved a budget that will include a tax demand of more than $141 million. That means a tax increase of 4.43  per cent for the

Slope sliding away

Dec 12, 2018 / 1:31 pm

Photo: Contributed There are concerns about the stability of a section of the bank along Powers Creek in West Kelowna. Pictures from the area show a portion of the slope has broken away. The city says it is monitoring the situation,

Departure fees going up

Dec 11, 2018 / 11:45 am

Photo: Contributed It's going to cost you more to fly out of Kelowna International Airport. City council has rubber stamped a request from airport officials to increase departure fees from $15 to $20 as of April 1, 2019. Those fees

Space found for homeless

Dec 8, 2018 / 5:00 am

Photo: Google Street View The City of West Kelowna has found a new home to shelter the community's homeless during the cold winter months. Up to 40 shelter spaces have been found at the Westbank United Church on Brown Road. The shelter

Tax hike could near 4.5%

Dec 7, 2018 / 5:00 am

Photo: Jon Manchester Kelowna city council will have some decisions to make next week when it pores over the entire 2019 budget. Council will be presented with a budget that asks for an additional $8.4 million ($141.9 million total) in taxation

Rockets acquire Viper star

Dec 6, 2018 / 8:00 pm

Photo: Brock Boot/WHL The Kelowna Rockets have completed a trade with the Lethbridge Hurricanes. The Rockets sent a fourth-round bantam draft choice in 2022 to the Hurricanes in exchange for the rights to 17-year-old forward Alex Swetlikoff. Swetlikoff,

Referendum deadline near

Dec 6, 2018 / 11:48 am

Photo: The Canadian Press If you're one of the approximately 1.9 million eligible voters in B.C. who have not returned their election reform referendum ballot, time is quickly running out. Completed ballots must be received by Elections


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