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Tree rips through West Kelowna home like a javelin

Tree rips through West Kelowna home like a javelin

“I was like, ‘oh my God—there is a tree in my dining room,’” says West Kelowna woman affected by storm.

Tree rips through West Kelowna home like a javelin
Video: Rare moose triplets caught on camera in Alberta

Video: Rare moose triplets caught on camera in Alberta

The video captured Tuesday shows a mother moose and her set of triplets in Didsbury, Alta.

Video: Rare moose triplets caught on camera in Alberta
Penticton Peach Fest is calling all film makers

Penticton Peach Fest is calling all film makers

The fourth-annual Reel Peach Festival film festival returns this August

Penticton Peach Fest is calling all film makers
Image: Contributed by Susan Allan

Kelowna woman recounts ‘feces falling from the sky’

A Kelowna mother and her son were splattered in falling feces as it covered their car and came through the sunroof

Image: Contributed by Susan Allan
Image: BC Wildfire Service.

Update: Wildfire burning alongside Hwy. 1 near Kamloops

A wildfire sparked Monday afternoon along the Trans Canada Highway west of Kamloops

Image: BC Wildfire Service.
10-month sentence for fatal hit and run that killed B.C. teen

10-month sentence for fatal hit and run that killed B.C. teen

Gourlay, 42, was sentenced to 10 months in prison for leaving the scene of an accident and obstruction of justice in connection with the Nov. 6, 2016, death of 16-year-old Jennifer Gatey on Pacific Way in Aberdeen.

10-month sentence for fatal hit and run that killed B.C. teen
Tim Hortons offers limited-edition breakfast to celebrate National Donut Day Friday

Tim Hortons offers limited-edition breakfast to celebrate National Donut Day Friday

Tim Hortons is set to celebrate National Donut Day June 1 with a limited-edition Food Mash-Up

Tim Hortons offers limited-edition breakfast to celebrate National Donut Day Friday
What’s happening

What’s happening

Find out what is happening around the valley this sunshine-filled May weekend

What’s happening
Update: Allie Lake wildfire northwest of Kamloops estimated at 2,100 hectares

Update: Allie Lake wildfire northwest of Kamloops estimated at 2,100 hectares

‘It is now considered to be an interface fire’

Update: Allie Lake wildfire northwest of Kamloops estimated at 2,100 hectares
4702 1011 West Cordova Street, Vancouver. Listed at $38 million. Image: www.malcolmhasman.com

The priciest home for sale in Canada: A $38M Vancouver penthouse

Canada’s luxury real estate: The top 10 most expensive properties for sale right now

4702 1011 West Cordova Street, Vancouver. Listed at $38 million. Image: www.malcolmhasman.com
Ground crews and aircraft are responding to an estimated 50 hectare wildfire approximately 55 kilometers northwest of Kamloops, near the Deadman Vidette Road. IMAGE: BC Wildfire Service

Update: Wildfire northwest of Kamloops jumps from 60 to 800 hectares

Ground crews and aircraft are responding to an estimated 50 hectare wildfire approximately 55 kilometers northwest of Kamloops, near the Deadman Vidette Road.

Ground crews and aircraft are responding to an estimated 50 hectare wildfire approximately 55 kilometers northwest of Kamloops, near the Deadman Vidette Road. IMAGE: BC Wildfire Service
Video: Bring your own cup and fill’er up at 7-Eleven today

Video: Bring your own cup and fill’er up at 7-Eleven today

It’s Bring Your Own Cup Day at 7-Eleven Friday and Saturday

Video: Bring your own cup and fill’er up at 7-Eleven today
The Tunkwa Lake Road wildfire, located approximately 6 kilometres north of the community of Logan Lake in the Kamloops Fire Centre, is estimated at 145 hectares in size. Image: BC Wildfire Service

Logan Lake wildfire holding at 145 hectares

A wildfire near Logan Lake is being battled by both ground and air crews

The Tunkwa Lake Road wildfire, located approximately 6 kilometres north of the community of Logan Lake in the Kamloops Fire Centre, is estimated at 145 hectares in size. Image: BC Wildfire Service
Contributed images of the flooding situation in Merritt, B.C. on May 16, 2018.

Flooding plagues residents of Merritt

Highway 8 has reopened but many remain out of their home in Merritt

Contributed images of the flooding situation in Merritt, B.C. on May 16, 2018.
BC WIldfire Crews. (IMAGE CREDIT: FILE PHOTO)

UPDATE: Logan Lake wildfire jumps to 140 hectares

A wildfire in Logan Lake is being hit by air support

BC WIldfire Crews. (IMAGE CREDIT: FILE PHOTO)
30 C at the lake, 7 feet of snow on the hill

30 C at the lake, 7 feet of snow on the hill

The temperatures may be blistering, but the snow is sticking around at Apex Mountain Resort

30 C at the lake, 7 feet of snow on the hill
A man drains his boots before getting back to the sandbagging at 14th Avenue in Okanagan Falls. Even those with high boots on were not safe from the water, which reached a couple of feet in depth in places. Dustin Godfrey/Western News

Victims of ‘devastating’ floods get provincial financial aid

Disaster Financial Assistance is now available for eligible British Columbians affected by flooding

A man drains his boots before getting back to the sandbagging at 14th Avenue in Okanagan Falls. Even those with high boots on were not safe from the water, which reached a couple of feet in depth in places. Dustin Godfrey/Western News
Update: Osoyoos Evacuation Order expanded to 30 more homes

Update: Osoyoos Evacuation Order expanded to 30 more homes

An Evacuation Order has been expanded by the Town of Osoyoos

Update: Osoyoos Evacuation Order expanded to 30 more homes
Local playwright brings you behind the front lines in Afghanistan

Local playwright brings you behind the front lines in Afghanistan

Based on the experiences of a Kelowna doctor, this Kelowna-written play tackles the issues faced by those on the front lines

Local playwright brings you behind the front lines in Afghanistan
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Highway 8 remains closed in Merritt

Water has rushed over the 10-mile bridge near Merritt closing the road.

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