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Kelowna West voters head to the polls

Voters in the Kelowna West riding hit the polls today to elect a new MLA after waiting six months

Toys, toothbrushes leach toxic metals onto beaches: SFU

Every piece of plastic that reserachers found in Burrard Inlet was contaminated

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Death Cafe puts mortality front and centre
Mt. Begbie Brewing opens new tasting room

Volunteers sought to help B.C. residents file income taxes

Community Volunteer Income Tax Program celebrating 47 years of helping folks out

  • Feb 14th, 2018

Mama gets new set of wheels in Kelowna

Roxanne Koscielny was given a new car as part of a Mamas for Mamas project

Interior businesses took $31 million economic hit from wildfires: report

Many businesses unaware of, or not accessing, available aid programs

City supports outdoor school application

Salmon Arm council adds extra measure of support to school district’s submission to land commission

IH declares an end to meningococcal disease outbreak

No additional cases reported since Dec. 28, 2017

B.C. to get new area code in 2019

New code needed because 236, 250, 604, and 778 will be all used up by 2020

Your Feb. 14 Morning Brief

Check out the top stories of the day in the Okanagan-Shuswap with Carmen Weld’s Black Press Morning Brief.

Update: Snowfall alert cancelled for Shuswap, Revelstoke, North Thompson

Okanagan expecting snow, but in amounts of 5 cm or less, travellers urged to be cautious

Romance is more than fun, it’s good for you

Find out not just how to keep those Valentine’s Day fires burning, but why

BCWF’s steelhead extinction fears confirmed

Endangered wildlife status for Thompson River watershed endorsed

Throne Speech leaves B.C. housing, childcare advocates awaiting details

Cutting housing speculation, adding childcare spaces were the highlights in NDP speech

B.C. logging truck driver saves moose calf from snowbank

Vanderhoof man rescued the calf after it got stuck upside down in the snow

B.C. firefighters save dog from house fire

The animal was carried from the home and given an oxygen mask