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Council, staff to begin budget work

Municipal budget will determine property tax rate for Summerland

NeighbourLink appoints directors

Members of the NeighbourLink board of directors were installed at the organization’s AGM

  • Feb 16th, 2018

Layoffs at Global Okanagan’s local news team

Global News has cut nearly 80 media jobs across Canada, and four of those jobs are in the Okanagan.

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Orcas in Ladysmith Harbour
Gil Penalosa in Cowichan
Near head-on crash
10-year anniversary of Lindsay Buziak murder

Developers disappointed with Banks Crescent decision

Summerland council rejected proposal to construct large seniors complex

Referendum on development was not permitted

Summerland council was tasked with making decision on Banks Crescent proposal

Your Feb. 16 Morning Brief

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

After 30 years on the bench, Okanagan judge hangs up his robe

Sinclair served as Penticton’s only judge from 1988 until he was joined in the early 2010s

Update: Fire in Rutland contained

Kelowna Fire Department crews are on scene of a fire in Rutland

New milfoil rototiller nears completion

New tool to assist Okanagan Basin Water Board milfoil program

Your Feb. 15 Morning Brief

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

Couple who met on Air Canada flight get Valentine’s Day gift

Kelowna - Air Canada is giving the pair a trip to Paris

Mama gets new set of wheels in Kelowna

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

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.

Snowpack level increases Okanagan Lake dam discharge

Extreme weather changes concern on the flooding front

Construction of Kelowna’s two tallest buildings commences

One Water Street will feature residential towers of 36 and 29 storeys

Your Feb. 13 Morning Brief

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

Internal review of the province’s response to floods is complete

Vernon engineer assesses decisions in lead-up to 2017 floods

High avalanche risk prompts special warning

Special Public Avalanche Warning in effect until the end of the day Monday, Feb. 12

UPDATE: Avalanche shuts down Trans-Canada Highway east of Revelstoke

Estimated time of opening is between 2 a.m. and 6 a.m.: DriveBC

Airlifted to Calgary after Golden-area avalanche

Police say the person was seriously injured in the avalanche