News

UPDATE: Big money being raised in name of late boarder

Friends and family of a young man who died in snowboarding accident gives back to the sport

UPDATE: 10-20 cm of snow expected Friday in Lower Mainland

Snowfall warning in effect from North Shore mountains out to Hope

  • Feb 22nd, 2018

Trial date delayed in case of slain Oak Bay sisters

Case of Andrew Berry, charged in deaths of daughters, will reconvene in three weeks

  • Feb 22nd, 2018

Arson suspected in Rutland house fire

The fire on Argyll Road last week destroyed the home's carport

  • Feb 22nd, 2018

Maple Ridge’s new community centre closer to construction

Designs almost done, another public consultation, project completion by August 2019

Seniors’ town hall coming to North Delta this week

The event will be an opportunity for seniors to learn about local services

Real estate agents brace for speculation tax impact

"There's a real potential for a domino effect to hurt the market in Kelowna."

Pearkes opens doors to home renovation and decor expo

Plenty of ideas for homeowners at Victoria Early Spring Home Expo running Friday through Sunday

  • Feb 22nd, 2018

Penticton’s overdose death rate most likely tops Kelowna’s

Preliminary data released to the Western News show up to 20 died last year of overdose in Penticton

  • Feb 22nd, 2018

German researcher seeks info on Trail airman

John Dunlop McVie of Trail, died in a plane crash over Germany on Sept. 24, 1944

‘Construction on Sooke Road going well’ – Transportation Ministry

Ministry asks that drivers obey traffic control personnel and watch out for workers

  • Feb 23rd, 2018

Accidents happening across Central Okanagan

There are several reports of crashes throughout the Kelowna area

Adopted pet pig gets killed and eaten

Animal was adopted out by SPCA staff in the Cowichan Valley

Airport art reports ordered

Smithers council passed airport committee's request for reports on art to be installed.

Atwal fiasco dogs Trudeau; PM pledges a ‘conversation’ with MP responsible

Trudeau is being peppered with questions about the lingering controversy

  • Feb 23rd, 2018

B.C. man killed while being Good Samaritan on Coquihalla: ‘He couldn’t help but help people’

GoFundMe page has raised more than $15K in honour of 35-year-old Nicholas Funke

  • Feb 23rd, 2018

BC budget debate sees Furstenau take up the cudgels on childcare issue

She's had a chance to suggest some of the policy, now it's time to see it implemented

BC Ferries report net loss of $14.8 million in third quarter

CEO assures public it's smooth sailing, advises of new 'fare initiatives'

  • Feb 23rd, 2018

Book launch for Being Ts’elxweyeqw is going ahead tonight

Sto:lo Research Centre is hosting the event, which was rescheduled and going ahead despite the snow

Canadian Armed Forces to conduct search and rescue exercises around Tofino

Don't be alarmed if you see military aircraft from Sunday, Feb. 25 until Thursday, March 1.