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  • What inspired a Kelowna man to try changing the world

    KELOWNA - For most people, life changes gradually. For Michael Lavigne however, a single day in 2013 marked the start of his new life.
  • Marathon Kelowna standup paddler subject of documentary

    KELOWNA – A local documentary film producer is premiering his latest effort in Kelowna.
  • Firefighters to get new ride after council approves truck replacement

    KELOWNA - Looking to buy a fire engine? Get ready for some sticker shock and a lengthy wait because it turns out buying one of the specialized emergency response vehicles is nothing like buying a new car.
  • Facing fines for a different kind of murder

    KAMLOOPS – It all started with giving a few birds some peanuts on a morning walk. Now, Toby Jackson faces $300 in fines and a possible court case.

    Jackson started feeding some of the neighbourhood crows after doing some research on the birds’ intelligence. Beyond the ability to use tools, Jackson says the breed of bird is capable of recognizing individual faces and differentiate between friendly and harmful people
  • Transportation Minister moved to tears by letter from girl whose family died in car crash

    KAMLOOPS – Transportation Minister Todd Stone says his ministry is responding to the concerns of a seven-year-old girl who made highway improvement suggestions after her family died in a car crash near Lillooet earlier this month.

    Stone was reminded of the latest high priority section of Highway 12 earlier this week when he received a
  • Police raid medical marijuana dispensary business

    KELOWNA - Just because a business is known as a medical marijuana dispensary doesn't mean they won't get raided by police.
  • Chicken-killing bobcat tranquillized and relocated

    KELOWNA – A Kelowna resident lost four chickens to a bobcat earlier this week—maybe the same cat seen hunting in neighbourhoods in the Upper Mission.
  • Suspected drunk driver rolls vehicle into drainage ditch

    KELOWNA – A man in his 20’s who rolled his vehicle into a ditch in Glenmore Friday morning may have been drunk.
  • Grave concerns lead city to cemetery master plan

    KELOWNA - The first phase of a 25-year plan to ensure the eternal viability of Kelowna Memorial Park Cemetery, the municipally-owned cemetery, begins this year giving new meaning to the phrase rest in peace.
  • More snow on the way this weekend

    THOMPSON-OKANAGAN - The temperatures are warming up but we are not out of the woods when it comes to snow just yet, Mother Nature may add another layer of the white stuff before the weekend is over.

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