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Golden retriever stolen from backyard in B.C. returned home

Golden retriever stolen from backyard in B.C. returned home

Atlas was returned home with the help of RCMP

Golden retriever stolen from backyard in B.C. returned home
Atlas, a one and a half year old golden retriever was lured from his back yard March 8 photo: Facebook

RCMP release security footage of stolen golden retriever from yard in B.C.

Kelowna RCMP are asking the public to help identify the woman in the video running with Atlas

Atlas, a one and a half year old golden retriever was lured from his back yard March 8 photo: Facebook
Dane Rupert, 27 will be the first houseguest from Kelowna photo: Big Brother Canada

3 people from B.C. cast on Big Brother Canada

Dane Rupert, former captain of the Kelowna Chiefs will be on T.V. screens March 6

Dane Rupert, 27 will be the first houseguest from Kelowna photo: Big Brother Canada
UPDATE: Coquihalla reopened

UPDATE: Coquihalla reopened

Highway 5 northbound is closed, but a detour via Box Canyon Chain up area is in effect.

UPDATE: Coquihalla reopened
Photo: Al Waters. In photo L-R: Hill, LaSalle, Bohati

Quebec chef takes gold at Canadian Culinary Championships

Yannick LaSalle won the best dish at the Grand Finale held in Kelowna

Photo: Al Waters. In photo L-R: Hill, LaSalle, Bohati
B.C. man faces slew of charges after he was shot by police

B.C. man faces slew of charges after he was shot by police

“Shots were fired by police and the male was transported to the hospital with serious injuries.”

B.C. man faces slew of charges after he was shot by police
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B.C. child sent to hospital after hit by vehicle driven by family member

The toddler was hit Wednesday night in Lake Country

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Slippery roads reported along Coquihalla

Slippery roads reported along Coquihalla

The winter weather is finally here in the Central Okanagan

Slippery roads reported along Coquihalla
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SUV wedged on top of car in B.C. mall parking lot has customers confused

The accident occurred Tuesday, no injuries were reported

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Kelowna RCMP file photo. Image credit: Carmen Weld

B.C. woman run over in driveway by alleged impaired driver

Police say the woman was allegedly trying to stop the man from driving

Kelowna RCMP file photo. Image credit: Carmen Weld
Sparkling Hill Resort in Vernon, B.C. photo: Sparkling Hill Resort’s Facebook

Sparkling Hill Resort no longer allowing wedding events or children

The luxury resort says they are dedicated to providing a serene environment to guests

Sparkling Hill Resort in Vernon, B.C. photo: Sparkling Hill Resort’s Facebook
Snow, followed by freezing rain expected for Coquihalla Highway

Snow, followed by freezing rain expected for Coquihalla Highway

A storm warning is in effect, according to Environment Canada

Snow, followed by freezing rain expected for Coquihalla Highway
Property values released by B.C. Assessment

Property values released by B.C. Assessment

How much will your house be worth in 2019?

Property values released by B.C. Assessment
Christina Haston is an associate professor of medical physics at UBC’s Okanagan campus. - Credit: UBCO

UBC study could spare cancer patients from side effects of radiation

Her research has drawn a connection of Chromosome 6 genes to pulmonary fibrosis susceptibility.

Christina Haston is an associate professor of medical physics at UBC’s Okanagan campus. - Credit: UBCO
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Snowfall warning issued for Coquihalla, Highway 3

Make sure to equip winter tires if travelling

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Another 20 to 30 cm of snow expected on Coquihalla

Environment Canada issued a weather statement this morning

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Lonesome George was the famed last representative of a giant tortoise species once found on the Galapagos island of Pinta. Image credit: Mark Putney

Famous giant tortoise DNA may hold fountain of youth: UCBO

After Lonesome George’s death he still provides clues to longer life

Lonesome George was the famed last representative of a giant tortoise species once found on the Galapagos island of Pinta. Image credit: Mark Putney
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1 of 2 B.C. men wanted in connection to home invasion, explosives in custody

Cameron Cole is charged with two counts of possessing an improvised explosive device

Photograph By KAMLOOPS THIS WEEK
Susan Murch, chemistry professor at UBC Okanagan, has partnered with a BCIT professor and Pacific Rim Brands, a Kelowna-based integrated cannabis company to develop beverage formulas containing cannabis extracts. —Image: contributed

UBCO and BCIT team up to brew cannabis-infused beverages

The two schools have partnered with Pacific Rim Brands, a Kelowna-based integrated cannabis company

Susan Murch, chemistry professor at UBC Okanagan, has partnered with a BCIT professor and Pacific Rim Brands, a Kelowna-based integrated cannabis company to develop beverage formulas containing cannabis extracts. —Image: contributed
Chocolate lab missing along Coquihalla

Chocolate lab missing along Coquihalla

Brad Gibson is asking for help locating his missing dog.

Chocolate lab missing along Coquihalla