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Vernon Morning Star
Lake Country pushes for highway improvementsand issues and we’re told it’s in the program but it’s pretty far down,” said C
Lake Country pushes for highway improvements
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 3 hours ago
and issues and we’re told it’s in the program but it’s pretty far down,” said Coun. Owen Dickie. In the mid-2000s, Lake Country and the ministry looked at the intersection and determined that moving it south of its current location would... Read more
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BC Local News
Lake Country pushes for highway improvementsand issues and we’re told it’s in the program but it’s pretty far down,” said C
Lake Country pushes for highway improvements
BC Local News / Posted 3 hours ago
and issues and we’re told it’s in the program but it’s pretty far down,” said Coun. Owen Dickie. In the mid-2000s, Lake Country and the ministry looked at the intersection and determined that moving it south of its current location would... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
Lake Country asking for provincial help on two intersectionsLake Country Council met with Minister of Transportation and Infrastructure Tod
Lake Country asking for provincial help on two intersections
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 3 hours ago
Lake Country Council met with Minister of Transportation and Infrastructure Todd Stone about two key Lake Country intersections on day three of the annual UBCM conference in Victoria. Councillors from around the province are gathered at the Union of... Read more
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Lake Country Calendar
Lake Country asking for provincial help on two intersectionsLake Country Council met with Minister of Transportation and Infrastructure Tod
Lake Country asking for provincial help on two intersections
Lake Country Calendar / Posted 4 hours ago
Lake Country Council met with Minister of Transportation and Infrastructure Todd Stone about two key Lake Country intersections on day three of the annual UBCM conference in Victoria. Councillors from around the province are gathered at the Union of... Read more
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CTV News
Royals on social media: Will and Kate visit YukonSept. 27 (Day 4) Tuesday opened with the royals headed to Kelowna for an appea
Royals on social media: Will and Kate visit Yukon
CTV News / Posted 5 hours ago
Sept. 27 (Day 4) Tuesday opened with the royals headed to Kelowna for an appearance at the University of British Columbia Okanagan, followed by a winery tour and a demonstration of women's volleyball. B.C. Premier Christy Clark was among those... Read more
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BC Local News
Vernon musicians help Rock the BlockA love of music came early to Jonathan Hintz. And this Friday, the evolution o
Vernon musicians help Rock the Block
BC Local News / Posted 5 hours ago
A love of music came early to Jonathan Hintz. And this Friday, the evolution of the young Lake Country rocker will be on full display with the inaugural Rock the Block event. Described as a one-night music festival, the event features three indie... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
William and Kate’s Yukon tour rich with visits to First Nations symbolsthe Penticton Indian Band spoke directly to William and Catherine during an eve
William and Kate’s Yukon tour rich with visits to First Nations symbols
The Globe and Mail / Posted 7 hours ago
the Penticton Indian Band spoke directly to William and Catherine during an event at the University of British Columbia’s Okanagan campus on Tuesday, urging them to advocate for reconciliation for aboriginal peoples. “True reconciliation involves... Read more
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Penticton Western News
Parnell: Royals leave indigenous leader hanging; thanks for nothingWhen you can arrive in a foreign country like a rock star, with thousands upon
Parnell: Royals leave indigenous leader hanging; thanks for nothing
Penticton Western News / Posted 9 hours ago
When you can arrive in a foreign country like a rock star, with thousands upon thousands of people literally climbing all over each other to even get a glimpse of you, that's true power. That's the kind of power and influence normally associated... Read more
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Summerland Review
Parnell: Royals leave indigenous leader hanging; thanks for nothingWhen you can arrive in a foreign country like a rock star, with thousands upon
Parnell: Royals leave indigenous leader hanging; thanks for nothing
Summerland Review / Posted 9 hours ago
When you can arrive in a foreign country like a rock star, with thousands upon thousands of people literally climbing all over each other to even get a glimpse of you, that's true power. That's the kind of power and influence normally associated... Read more
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Lake Country Calendar
Parnell: Royals leave indigenous leader hanging; thanks for nothingWhen you can arrive in a foreign country like a rock star, with thousands upon
Parnell: Royals leave indigenous leader hanging; thanks for nothing
Lake Country Calendar / Posted 10 hours ago
When you can arrive in a foreign country like a rock star, with thousands upon thousands of people literally climbing all over each other to even get a glimpse of you, that's true power. That's the kind of power and influence normally associated... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
Parnell: Royals leave indigenous leader hanging; thanks for nothingWhen you can arrive in a foreign country like a rock star, with thousands upon
Parnell: Royals leave indigenous leader hanging; thanks for nothing
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 10 hours ago
When you can arrive in a foreign country like a rock star, with thousands upon thousands of people literally climbing all over each other to even get a glimpse of you, that's true power. That's the kind of power and influence normally associated... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Telus wires up developmentAn investment in fibre optics by Telus is being called good news for economic d
Telus wires up development
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 10 hours ago
An investment in fibre optics by Telus is being called good news for economic development in Lake Country. Telus is investing more than $14.5 million to lay the foundation that could connect more than 90 per cent of homes and businesses in Lake... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Vernon musicians help Rock the BlockA love of music came early to Jonathan Hintz. And this Friday, the evolution o
Vernon musicians help Rock the Block
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 10 hours ago
A love of music came early to Jonathan Hintz. And this Friday, the evolution of the young Lake Country rocker will be on full display with the inaugural Rock the Block event. Described as a one-night music festival, the event features three indie... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Parnell: Royals leave indigenous leader hanging; thanks for nothingWhen you can arrive in a foreign country like a rock star, with thousands upon
Parnell: Royals leave indigenous leader hanging; thanks for nothing
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 10 hours ago
When you can arrive in a foreign country like a rock star, with thousands upon thousands of people literally climbing all over each other to even get a glimpse of you, that's true power. That's the kind of power and influence normally associated... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Where are William and Catherine? Your guide to the B.C. royal visitsaid the “real story” was the Canadians who volunteered their time at organizat
Where are William and Catherine? Your guide to the B.C. royal visit
The Globe and Mail / Posted 11 hours ago
said the “real story” was the Canadians who volunteered their time at organizations such as ISSofBC and families across the country who sponsored refugees. The royal couple and the Trudeaus walk during a visit to the Immigrant Services Society in... Read more
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International Business Times
Kate Middleton can't take her eyes off Prince William as she stuns in Hobbs coat in Canadaa short speech to welcome the royal couple. He said: "Welcome to northern Canad
Kate Middleton can't take her eyes off Prince William as she stuns in Hobbs coat in Canada
International Business Times / Posted 12 hours ago
a short speech to welcome the royal couple. He said: "Welcome to northern Canada. This is a vast and important part of the country, that's home to a truly wonderful people. Something about this part of the country humbles and inspires us and forces... Read more
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express
Duchess Kate steps out in emerald Hobbs coat to brave 5C temperatures in Canada with Willsgave a brief speech and told the royal couple: "Welcome to northern Canada. Thi
Duchess Kate steps out in emerald Hobbs coat to brave 5C temperatures in Canada with Wills
express / Posted 16 hours ago
gave a brief speech and told the royal couple: "Welcome to northern Canada. This is a vast and important part of the country, that’s home to a truly wonderful people. "Something about this part of the country humbles and inspires us and... Read more
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metro
There's a diplomatic row brewing between Britain and Canadaleader.What is that great phallic thing Kate and William have been getting thei
There's a diplomatic row brewing between Britain and Canada
metro / Posted 16 hours ago
leader.What is that great phallic thing Kate and William have been getting their lips around? Grand Chief Stewart Phillip, Okanagan Nation Alliance chairman and spokesman, had been due to join Kate and William on stage at the University of British... Read more
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Daily Mirror
William and Kate visit rainforest on day 4 of the royal tourof Yukon river After arriving to a guard of honour at Whitehorse airport, the
William and Kate visit rainforest on day 4 of the royal tour
Daily Mirror / Posted 18 hours ago
of Yukon river After arriving to a guard of honour at Whitehorse airport, the couple were treated to cultural evening of country singing, dancing and stories at the Kwanlin Dün Cultural Centre. Afterwards they went outside to meet performers... Read more
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Daily Mail
Kate wraps up in thick green Hobbs coat and Maple Leaf scarfgave a brief speech and welcomed the royal couple 'Welcome to northern Canada.
Kate wraps up in thick green Hobbs coat and Maple Leaf scarf
Daily Mail / Posted 19 hours ago
gave a brief speech and welcomed the royal couple 'Welcome to northern Canada. This is a vast and important part of the country, that's home to a truly wonderful people. 'Something about this part of the country humbles and inspires us and... Read more
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International Business Times
Royal tour of Canada day 4: Kate Middleton and Prince William visit food and wine festivalwere reportedly snubbed for the second time in two days by a prominent First Na
Royal tour of Canada day 4: Kate Middleton and Prince William visit food and wine festival
International Business Times / Posted 19 hours ago
were reportedly snubbed for the second time in two days by a prominent First Nations leader. Grand Chief Stewart Phillip, Okanagan Nation Alliance Chairman and Spokesperson, was set to meet the pair at the University of British Columbia Okanagan... Read more
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Calgary Sun
First Nations urges Royals to push governments for reconciliationthe Penticton Indian Band spoke directly to Prince William and Kate during an e
First Nations urges Royals to push governments for reconciliation
Calgary Sun / Posted 20 hours ago
the Penticton Indian Band spoke directly to Prince William and Kate during an event at the University of British Columbia’s Okanagan campus on Tuesday, urging them to advocate for reconciliation for Aboriginal Peoples. “True reconciliation involves... Read more
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Penticton Western News
Cross country event attracts 60 runnersSixty athletes from the Pen High Lakers, Princess Margaret Mustangs and Summerl
Cross country event attracts 60 runners
Penticton Western News / Posted 21 hours ago
Sixty athletes from the Pen High Lakers, Princess Margaret Mustangs and Summerland Secondary Rockets competed in the South Okanagan Cross-Country Race hosted by Pen High at McNicoll Park on Monday. Bjorn Borren and Elena Selles of the Lakers... Read more
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BC Local News
RCMP Briefs: Thief robs Penticton 7-11 with hatchetaround his face carrying a hatchet and demanded money and left with a small qua
RCMP Briefs: Thief robs Penticton 7-11 with hatchet
BC Local News / Posted 22 hours ago
around his face carrying a hatchet and demanded money and left with a small quantity of cash,” said Rick Dellebuur of South Okanagan Similkameen CrimeStoppers. “He departed on foot heading south on Skaha Lake Road. Our police service dog tracked... Read more
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Daily Mail
William and Kate are 'snubbed by aboriginal chief'snubbed for a second time in two days by a prominent First Nations leader in Ca
William and Kate are 'snubbed by aboriginal chief'
Daily Mail / Posted 22 hours ago
snubbed for a second time in two days by a prominent First Nations leader in Canada. Grand Chief Stewart Phillip, Okanagan Nation Alliance Chairman and Spokesperson, had been due to meet the royals at the University of British Columbia... Read more
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Penticton Western News
RCMP Briefs: Thief robs Penticton 7-11 with hatchetaround his face carrying a hatchet and demanded money and left with a small qua
RCMP Briefs: Thief robs Penticton 7-11 with hatchet
Penticton Western News / Posted 22 hours ago
around his face carrying a hatchet and demanded money and left with a small quantity of cash,” said Rick Dellebuur of South Okanagan Similkameen CrimeStoppers. “He departed on foot heading south on Skaha Lake Road. Our police service dog tracked... Read more
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BC Local News
Royal couple wows Kelowna at UBC Okanagan eventThe Duke and Duchess of Cambridge didn't make any public statements during thei
Royal couple wows Kelowna at UBC Okanagan event
BC Local News / Posted yesterday
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge didn't make any public statements during their whirlwind visit to UBC Okanagan, but the few private conversations struck as they moved through the campus had local royalists reeling. Reams of social media posts from... Read more
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Penticton Western News
Royal couple wows Kelowna at UBC Okanagan eventThe Duke and Duchess of Cambridge didn't make any public statements during thei
Royal couple wows Kelowna at UBC Okanagan event
Penticton Western News / Posted yesterday
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge didn't make any public statements during their whirlwind visit to UBC Okanagan, but the few private conversations struck as they moved through the campus had local royalists reeling. Reams of social media posts from... Read more
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CTV News
Royals on social media: Will and Kate visit OkanaganSept. 27 (Day 4) Tuesday opened with the royals headed to Kelowna for an appea
Royals on social media: Will and Kate visit Okanagan
CTV News / Posted yesterday
Sept. 27 (Day 4) Tuesday opened with the royals headed to Kelowna for an appearance at the University of British Columbia Okanagan, followed by a winery tour and a demonstration of women's volleyball. B.C. Premier Christy Clark was among those... Read more
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Abbotsford News
Okanagan Nation calls on Duke and Duchess to help with reconciliationon the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge to step forward and help with what he call
Okanagan Nation calls on Duke and Duchess to help with reconciliation
Abbotsford News / Posted yesterday
on the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge to step forward and help with what he called true reconciliation at a ceremony at UBC Okanagan on Tuesday afternoon. Chief Jonathan Kruger told the Royal couple that he was happy to have them as guests on their... Read more
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Oak Bay News
Okanagan Nation calls on Duke and Duchess to help with reconciliationon the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge to step forward and help with what he call
Okanagan Nation calls on Duke and Duchess to help with reconciliation
Oak Bay News / Posted yesterday
on the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge to step forward and help with what he called true reconciliation at a ceremony at UBC Okanagan on Tuesday afternoon. Chief Jonathan Kruger told the Royal couple that he was happy to have them as guests on their... Read more
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Sicamous Eagle Valley News
Okanagan Nation calls on Duke and Duchess to help with reconciliationon the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge to step forward and help with what he call
Okanagan Nation calls on Duke and Duchess to help with reconciliation
Sicamous Eagle Valley News / Posted yesterday
on the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge to step forward and help with what he called true reconciliation at a ceremony at UBC Okanagan on Tuesday afternoon. Chief Jonathan Kruger told the Royal couple that he was happy to have them as guests on their... Read more
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Goldstream News Gazette
Okanagan Nation calls on Duke and Duchess to help with reconciliationon the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge to step forward and help with what he call
Okanagan Nation calls on Duke and Duchess to help with reconciliation
Goldstream News Gazette / Posted yesterday
on the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge to step forward and help with what he called true reconciliation at a ceremony at UBC Okanagan on Tuesday afternoon. Chief Jonathan Kruger told the Royal couple that he was happy to have them as guests on their... Read more
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Penticton Western News
Okanagan Nation calls on Duke and Duchess to help with reconciliationon the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge to step forward and help with what he call
Okanagan Nation calls on Duke and Duchess to help with reconciliation
Penticton Western News / Posted yesterday
on the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge to step forward and help with what he called true reconciliation at a ceremony at UBC Okanagan on Tuesday afternoon. Chief Jonathan Kruger told the Royal couple that he was happy to have them as guests on their... Read more
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Salmon Arm Observer
Okanagan Nation calls on Duke and Duchess to help with reconciliationon the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge to step forward and help with what he call
Okanagan Nation calls on Duke and Duchess to help with reconciliation
Salmon Arm Observer / Posted yesterday
on the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge to step forward and help with what he called true reconciliation at a ceremony at UBC Okanagan on Tuesday afternoon. Chief Jonathan Kruger told the Royal couple that he was happy to have them as guests on their... Read more
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express
Kate and William follow in footsteps of Charles and Diana at Canadian city of KelownaWilliam's parents 30 years ago. The royal couple flew from their Canada tour b
Kate and William follow in footsteps of Charles and Diana at Canadian city of Kelowna
express / Posted yesterday
William's parents 30 years ago. The royal couple flew from their Canada tour base of Victoria to the city in the beautiful Okanagan Valley on the fourth day of their eight-day tour of the Commonwealth country. Their first stop was the Okanagan... Read more
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Lake Country Calendar
Okanagan Nation calls on Duke and Duchess to help with reconciliationon the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge to step forward and help with what he call
Okanagan Nation calls on Duke and Duchess to help with reconciliation
Lake Country Calendar / Posted yesterday
on the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge to step forward and help with what he called true reconciliation at a ceremony at UBC Okanagan on Tuesday afternoon. Chief Jonathan Kruger told the Royal couple that he was happy to have them as guests on their... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
Okanagan Nation calls on Duke and Duchess to help with reconciliationon the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge to step forward and help with what he call
Okanagan Nation calls on Duke and Duchess to help with reconciliation
Kelowna Capital News / Posted yesterday
on the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge to step forward and help with what he called true reconciliation at a ceremony at UBC Okanagan on Tuesday afternoon. Chief Jonathan Kruger told the Royal couple that he was happy to have them as guests on their... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Okanagan Nation calls on Duke and Duchess to help with reconciliationon the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge to step forward and help with what he call
Okanagan Nation calls on Duke and Duchess to help with reconciliation
Vernon Morning Star / Posted yesterday
on the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge to step forward and help with what he called true reconciliation at a ceremony at UBC Okanagan on Tuesday afternoon. Chief Jonathan Kruger told the Royal couple that he was happy to have them as guests on their... Read more
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BC Local News
Okanagan Nation calls on Duke and Duchess to help with reconciliationon the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge to step forward and help with what he call
Okanagan Nation calls on Duke and Duchess to help with reconciliation
BC Local News / Posted yesterday
on the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge to step forward and help with what he called true reconciliation at a ceremony at UBC Okanagan on Tuesday afternoon. Chief Jonathan Kruger told the Royal couple that he was happy to have them as guests on their... Read more
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Daily Mail
Gorgeous in green! Kate delights in Dolce & Gabbana dressKate left Victoria for Kelowna, in western Canada, following in Charles and Dia
Gorgeous in green! Kate delights in Dolce & Gabbana dress
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
Kate left Victoria for Kelowna, in western Canada, following in Charles and Diana's footsteps They flew to the city in the Okanagan Valley on the fourth day of their royal tour of the country Later the couple will enjoy local delicacies at a... Read more
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ABC News
Princess Kate Dazzles in Red on Royal Tour of Canadaon Day 3 of a Royal Tour of Canada, on Sept. 27, 2016, in Victoria, Canada. Ka
Princess Kate Dazzles in Red on Royal Tour of Canada
ABC News / Posted yesterday
on Day 3 of a Royal Tour of Canada, on Sept. 27, 2016, in Victoria, Canada. Kate has paid homage on the trip to the host country by wearing the red of Canada's flag, including the bespoke dress from the Alexander McQueen Resort 2017 collection... Read more
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Alberni Valley News
Gospel-influenced musician plays Char’s LandingDeeply influenced by country and gospel, singer-songwriter and multi-instrument
Gospel-influenced musician plays Char’s Landing
Alberni Valley News / Posted yesterday
Deeply influenced by country and gospel, singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist, Lowell Friesen will be stopping at Char’s Landing on Thursday, Oct. 13 to serenade the Port Alberni music venue’s audience with his unique style of folk roots... Read more
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BC Local News
Gospel-influenced musician plays Char’s LandingDeeply influenced by country and gospel, singer-songwriter and multi-instrument
Gospel-influenced musician plays Char’s Landing
BC Local News / Posted yesterday
Deeply influenced by country and gospel, singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist, Lowell Friesen will be stopping at Char’s Landing on Thursday, Oct. 13 to serenade the Port Alberni music venue’s audience with his unique style of folk roots... Read more
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Lake Country Calendar
Lake Country looking for new dog parks after sale of Woodsdale Road propertyLake Country staff are investigating where a new, fenced, off-leash dog park co
Lake Country looking for new dog parks after sale of Woodsdale Road property
Lake Country Calendar / Posted yesterday
Lake Country staff are investigating where a new, fenced, off-leash dog park could be situated in the district due to the conditional sale of a parcel of land on Woodsdale Road where the current dog park has been located. Central Okanagan Public... Read more
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BC Local News
Spartans stay unbeaten after offensive explosioninterior, defeating the Thompson Rivers WolfPack 4-0 on Saturday in Kamloops an
Spartans stay unbeaten after offensive explosion
BC Local News / Posted 2 days ago
interior, defeating the Thompson Rivers WolfPack 4-0 on Saturday in Kamloops and 3-0 on Sunday in Kelowna against the UBC Okanagan Heat. “Really pleased in how we executed our game plan and a good early start for us. UBC O came back into the game... Read more
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Langley Times
Spartans stay unbeaten after offensive explosioninterior, defeating the Thompson Rivers WolfPack 4-0 on Saturday in Kamloops an
Spartans stay unbeaten after offensive explosion
Langley Times / Posted 2 days ago
interior, defeating the Thompson Rivers WolfPack 4-0 on Saturday in Kamloops and 3-0 on Sunday in Kelowna against the UBC Okanagan Heat. “Really pleased in how we executed our game plan and a good early start for us. UBC O came back into the game... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
October matching donation month for Okanagan Rail Trailfor the planning and development of the trail is made up of representatives fro
October matching donation month for Okanagan Rail Trail
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 2 days ago
for the planning and development of the trail is made up of representatives from the City of Kelowna, District of Lake Country, Okanagan Indian Band, and North Okanagan Regional District. With funding for the second stage of construction raised... Read more
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Lake Country Calendar
October matching donation month for Okanagan Rail Trailfor the planning and development of the trail is made up of representatives fro
October matching donation month for Okanagan Rail Trail
Lake Country Calendar / Posted 2 days ago
for the planning and development of the trail is made up of representatives from the City of Kelowna, District of Lake Country, Okanagan Indian Band, and North Okanagan Regional District. With funding for the second stage of construction raised... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
Oct. 1 start of open burning season in Central OkanaganOpen burning season in the Central Okanagan will begin Saturday, Oct.1, when ai
Oct. 1 start of open burning season in Central Okanagan
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 2 days ago
Open burning season in the Central Okanagan will begin Saturday, Oct.1, when air quality and venting conditions are good for those property owners obtaining a permit from their local fire authority. Under regional district and local fire bylaws... Read more
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