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2 hrs ago | Kelowna Capital News
Jim Belshaw, chair of Soles4Souls Canada and owner of Roy's Shoes in downtown Kelowna, said the shoe bank fits nicely with Soles4Souls' vision of helping locals in need.
6 hrs ago | Maple Ridge News
In the forests that surround Maple Ridge, you only have to dig a few metres to find a charred layer, evidence of a time when wildfires were more frequent is not difficult to find.
10 hrs ago | The London Free Press
What is the cheapest airport to fly from in Canada? According to data from Cheapflights.ca 's Airport Affordability Index, you'll avoid the most taxes and fees by flying from smaller airports like Kelowna in British Columbia or Moncton in New Brunswick.
It claims to be Canada's largest concurrent dinner party and on Aug. 6 over 40 restaurants will participate in the Okanagan.
Dairy cows are pictured at the Kooyman family dairy farm in Chilliwack, B.C., Tuesday, June, 10, 2014.
Where's the worst place in Canada to be a home alarm salesperson? Perhaps surprisingly, if you said Toronto, you'd be right.
Nothing - not surviving a car wreck en route to his wedding, nor being a Seventh-day Adventist missionary, nor years in the pulpit - had prepared Dan Jackson for the challenge his daughter threw at him on a Saturday afternoon.
A photo of Red Scorpion member Cory James Lesperance, 29, left. Lesperance tweets on MMA and it is believed he is posing here as a fan with an MMA fighter at an MMA event.
There's no question that the hodgepodge of gardens along CP Rail's Arbutus corridor are charming and no doubt that homeowners prefer gardens and a leafy walkway to trains.
A Langley teenager had his Lexus impounded after he was stopped driving at almost 200 km/h in Clinton, near Kelowna, on Friday afternoon.
As the cleanup got underway for what most have deemed a successful run for the Center of Gravity, organizer Scott Emslie admitted that putting together a profitable festival is becoming challenging.
"Our goal is to harvest unused fruit from backyard trees and share it with community members in need," said coordinator Alisa Senecal.
A Natural Resources Canada study that looked at the impact of climate change on forests found that B.C.'s fire season will be 50 days longer by 2040.
It's not the first time he's tried, but Penticton realtor Marshall Neufeld has now has a shot at political after winning the Conservative nomination for South Okanagan West Kootenay.
Minister Bernard Valcourt stands with Penticton Indian Band Chief Jonathan Kruger, Minister of Aboriginal Relations and Reconciliation John Rustad, MP Dan Albas, MLA Dan Ashton and Penticton Deputy Mayor Andrew Jacubeit to announce federal funding for the Satikw Crossing bridge in Penticton, BC.
Updated: Wed Jul 30, 2014 02:51 pm
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