Veteran Oliver water Coun. Rick Machial said he’s deeply disappointed the town’s application for millions of dollars in federal government funding to complete the Gallagher Lake siphon project was rejected – especially since “it sounds like they wanted to give us the money.”
Highway 97 has reopened four and a half hours after a crash that has claimed one life.
Investigators with the RCMP’s organized crime section intercepted parcels containing $40,000 in cash mailed by a Kelowna woman in her 60s who thought she was aiding a police criminal fraud investigation, but was actually being scammed.
It’s “inexcusable” there are no cannabis stores in Kelowna, according to Lyle Oberg.
Money laundering isn’t believed to be a problem at Okanagan College, the institution’s board of governors will hear Wednesday.
Canadian champions Nam Nguyen, Kirsten Moore-Towers and Michael Marinaro will headline the field at Skate Canada in Kelowna this October, meet organizers announced this week.
Anyone who is close to my age knows what a senior moment is. You walk into a room to get something, and then can’t remember what it was.
Kaleden resident Bill Ohlhausen was awarded BC Hockey’s prestigious Diamond Stick Award.
Penticton Vees alumni defenceman Jonny Tychonick and forward Luke Loheit have been invited to World Junior Summer Camps for Team Canada and Team USA, respectively.
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WHITBY, Ont. - Police say a woman who runs a daycare in Whitby, Ont., has been charged with criminal negligence after a child in her care was allegedly sexually assaulted last year.
LOS ANGELES - Prosecutors say the man suspected of stealing a statue of Marilyn Monroe from atop a Hollywood public art installation is the same person who smashed President Trump's Walk of Fame star with a pickax last year.
NEW YORK - Lawyers for Cuba Gooding Jr. are providing a court with video they say will show the actor did not grope a woman at a New York City bar.
LAUSANNE, Switzerland - Olympics hosted in multiple cities or countries. Bidders pro-actively invited. Candidates recommended with possibly no opponents.
VALENCIA, Spain - Canada's women's field hockey team advanced to the next stage of Olympic qualification with a 7-0 win over Italy on Wednesday in the semifinals of the FIH Hockey Series Finals.
LONDON - Canada's Brayden Schnur is one win away from reaching the first Grand Slam main draw of his career.
And therein lies the problem with publication bans.
It had to happen, I suppose. Around two million fans of the Toronto Raptors basketball team packed the city’s downtown streets for a victory celebration.
This resident is tired of mayor
TORONTO - At six foot seven inches and about 215 pounds, Hamilton-based model Kyle Andrew had a tough time breaking into the fashion industry in his early 20s.
OVERVIEW: Its a good idea to sleep in a bit longer if you need to recover; this will be a lesson for those who should cut back or quit. Discuss it with those affected by your behaviour. Take off rose-coloured glasses if you are expecting them to change. Know when to move on. There is still t…
Years ago, I nearly made a bad decision. I was asked to attend a pain conference and initially declined. The meeting was about treating pain and other medical problems with low intensity light therapy (LILT).