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Properties in Osoyoos and Willow Beach under evacuation

A total of 23 properties are under an evacuation order

Summerland creek levels rise

Aeneas Creek and Trout Creek both experience higher water levels

Your May 10 Morning Brief

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

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Fire at golf course in Chemainus
JP Hoe concert in Ladysmith
Million Dollar Quartet at Chemainus Theatre
Fire near Quinsam coal mine

Body recovered in Okanagan Lake

Vernon-North Okanagan RCMP alerted to body by boater Tuesday evening

Need for food donations continues

Summerland Food Bank runs low of some supplies in spring and summer months

Flood mitigation has Twin Lakes residents optimistic

Major work has gone on in Twin Lakes over the last week

Vernon shooting, Penticton carjacking and fatal shooting in Nanaimo linked: police

Public assistance sought in locating car associated with three B.C. incidents that left one man dead.

B.C. Tree Fruits gets $220,000 WorkSafe fine

A WorkSafeBC inspector noted a series of issues at the B.C. Tree Fruits Oliver packing plant in 2016

UPDATE: Flood threat evacuates Vernon hospice

North Okanagan Hospice Society patients transferred to Vernon Jubilee Hospital

Summerland snow pack measurements still high

Readings taken on May 1 show 270 and 243 per cent of historical average

Your May 9 Morning Brief

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

South Okanagan owl and raptor centre welcomes Bad Company

The numbers were down but the bucks were still coming in at SORCO open house

Okanagan Rail Trail close to financial goal

Large donation plus federal funds leaves initiatives $150,000 short of $7.8 million goal

Efforts in place to control flood waters

Summerland properties affected as Aeneas Creek breaches its banks

Flights for fun at COPA for Kids

Annual COPA for Kids offers free flights to promote the world of aviation

‘Pure rage’: RCMP officer testifies in Penticton on alleged assault

Bremner E. Lance accused of assaulting a peace officer and uttering threats in 2016 Hedley incident

‘Pure rage’: RCMP officer testifies in Penticton on alleged assault

Bremner E. Lance accused of assaulting a peace officer and uttering threats in 2016 Hedley incident

Garbage truck fire at Poplar Grove

Penticton Fire Department responded to a garbage truck fire

Okanagan Spring Winefest kicks off Friday

The Spring Okanagan Wine Festival will kick off with the WestJet wine tasting in Kelowna

Warning issued to watch creek levels in Okanagan-Similkameen

Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen said potential is there for debris floods in local creeks