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DON SIPOS                                Bullets were everywhere after the Aug. 14, 2011 shooting of Jonathan Bacon.

Breaking: Men sentenced in 2011 gangland slaying of Jonathan Bacon

Jason McBride, Jujhar Khun-Khun and Michael Jones were sentenced in Kelowna court Wednesday

DON SIPOS                                Bullets were everywhere after the Aug. 14, 2011 shooting of Jonathan Bacon.
Video: Wolf sizes up bear in B.C. grasslands

Video: Wolf sizes up bear in B.C. grasslands

A unique bear versus wolf encounter was caught of film in the grasslands near Kamloops, B.C.

Video: Wolf sizes up bear in B.C. grasslands
Image contributed by Maya Olegario Bennett.

Sunshine and above-average temperatures all week

We can expect to enjoy this warm sunshine all week long

Image contributed by Maya Olegario Bennett.
Renewed plea for answers in 40-year-old B.C. cold case

Renewed plea for answers in 40-year-old B.C. cold case

The family of Lawrence Wellington Allard is hoping a private reward will get them some closure

Renewed plea for answers in 40-year-old B.C. cold case
Woman found dead in car in Kamloops

Woman found dead in car in Kamloops

A woman was found dead in a car in Kamloops, while two men also found unconscious

Woman found dead in car in Kamloops
What’s happening

What’s happening

Find out what events are taking place this weekend in your community

What’s happening
New funds, recruits set to alleviate B.C. sheriff shortage

New funds, recruits set to alleviate B.C. sheriff shortage

The Government of British Columbia announced new sheriff graduates, funding for more classes

New funds, recruits set to alleviate B.C. sheriff shortage
Ryan Lancaster is his Million Dollar Bus project. Image contributed.

Driving Change: A B.C. man’s charitable trip across Canada

A Kelowna man, his bus, and his mission for positive change across our country

Ryan Lancaster is his Million Dollar Bus project. Image contributed.
Black Press Media owner David Black. File photo.

Black Press Media acquires two new Alaska newspapers

New Media Investment Group to acquire the Akron (OH) Beacon Journal while Black Press Media takes on daily newspapers in Juneau and Kenai Alaska

Black Press Media owner David Black. File photo.
Canadian home sales plunge 22.7% in March

Canadian home sales plunge 22.7% in March

March home sales volume plunges 22.7%, national average price down 10.4%: CREA

Canadian home sales plunge 22.7% in March
Link, one of the puppies born at the Police Dog Services Training Centre this year. Image: RCMP

B.C. girl wins contest and names one of 13 fluffy RCMP puppies

Kaitlyn Szulc of Langley, B.C. was chosen as one of the winners of the 2018 RCMP Name the Puppy contest.

Link, one of the puppies born at the Police Dog Services Training Centre this year. Image: RCMP
File photo. Hope Search and Rescue reported four semi-trucks, four buses and 11 private vehicles were involved in a crash on the Coquihalla highway in February 2018. Hope Search and Rescue photo

Brutal winter spurs province to boost highway safety measures

The B.C. government states ensuring peoples’ safety is the top priority.

File photo. Hope Search and Rescue reported four semi-trucks, four buses and 11 private vehicles were involved in a crash on the Coquihalla highway in February 2018. Hope Search and Rescue photo
Take note, tick season is upon us

Take note, tick season is upon us

The Interior Health Authority is warning outdoor enthusiasts that tick season has started

Take note, tick season is upon us
A college literary professor reads lines from The Bell Jar, by Syliva Path, to a Kelowna Right to Life demonstrator. The demonstrator’s sign is being blocked by the pro-life students surrounding her. (IMAGE CREDIT: CARMEN WELD)

Clash over reproductive rights at Okanagan College

Okanagan College’s Kelowna campus was the place for heated debate Tuesday afternoon

A college literary professor reads lines from The Bell Jar, by Syliva Path, to a Kelowna Right to Life demonstrator. The demonstrator’s sign is being blocked by the pro-life students surrounding her. (IMAGE CREDIT: CARMEN WELD)
Photo: Daniel Rönnbäck Photography Skiers: Sammy Carlson, Vinzenz Keller, Sam Cohen — at Revelstoke Mountain Resort. Image: Facebook/Revelstoke Mountain Resort

A March fresh powder alert on area mountains

Get your ski gear ready for some great final weekends, the area mountains are celebrating a whole bunch of fresh snow

Photo: Daniel Rönnbäck Photography Skiers: Sammy Carlson, Vinzenz Keller, Sam Cohen — at Revelstoke Mountain Resort. Image: Facebook/Revelstoke Mountain Resort
Bea Ingram, pictured after her Aquafit class at the YMCA of Okanagan, has been attending the Y three times a week for 37 years after becoming a member in 1981. Photo contributed.

Kelowna senior celebrates 90th birthday and 4,440 aquafit classes

This year, Bea Ingram celebrated her 90thbirthday at the Kelowna YMCA

Bea Ingram, pictured after her Aquafit class at the YMCA of Okanagan, has been attending the Y three times a week for 37 years after becoming a member in 1981. Photo contributed.
Body found in car along Myra Canyon Forest Service Road

Body found in car along Myra Canyon Forest Service Road

Kelowna RCMP are calling the the file a sudden death and are investigating

Body found in car along Myra Canyon Forest Service Road
B.C. pooches celebrate National Puppy Day

B.C. pooches celebrate National Puppy Day

Check out some of the submissions from around B.C. for National Puppy Day 2018

B.C. pooches celebrate National Puppy Day
Where Canadians buy real estate abroad: report

Where Canadians buy real estate abroad: report

Hot Spots: Top 30 home-buying destinations for Canadians in the Americas

Where Canadians buy real estate abroad: report
A small fire took off along Highway 12 on March 12, 2018 near Lytton. Image: Facebook/Roger James

Fire crews knock down 2018’s first wildfire in B.C. Interior

A small fire sparked along Highway 12 in the Southern Interior on Monday

A small fire took off along Highway 12 on March 12, 2018 near Lytton. Image: Facebook/Roger James