(Natalia Cuevas-Huaico - Kelowna Capital News)

Morning Start: How many people live on earth?

Your morning start for December 10, 2019.

Let the minus zero temperatures begin…

Fun Fact of the day:

Have you ever wondered what the current world population count is?

According to the United Nations, the number of people on earth is hovering at around 7.7 billion in 2019. Our population has steadily increased by 82 million people per year since 1951. The United Nations projects the world population to reach 10 billion in the year 2057. For the curious-minded, real-time data can be found on a website called World O Meters (visit here) that tracks the total number of deaths and births per day.

Weather forecast according to Environment Canada:

Say goodbye to mister golden sun because we have a grey week ahead.

In Kelowna:

In Vernon:

In Salmon Arm:

In Penticton:

In case you missed it (ICYMI):

Customers of a Rutland Tim Hortons were shocked but uninjured when a truck crashed through the front of the building, Monday night. Read more here.

Video of the day:

Everyone loves kisses, especially this little one.

ALSO READ: Province sues over sailing incident that killed teen with disabilities


Natalia Cuevas Huaico
Social Media Co-ordinator/ Reporter, Black Press Media
Email me at Natalia.CuevasHuaico@blackpress.ca

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