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Vernon Morning Star
New low-cost air company begins operations from YLWplane service to Hamilton are now available. “NewLeaf opens Kelowna’s doors to
New low-cost air company begins operations from YLW
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 36 minutes ago
plane service to Hamilton are now available. “NewLeaf opens Kelowna’s doors to travellers on a budget from all over the country,” said Sam Samaddar, YLW Airport Director. “It also brings new opportunity for leisure travellers to share in and... Read more
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BC Local News
New low-cost air company begins operations from YLWplane service to Hamilton are now available. “NewLeaf opens Kelowna’s doors to
New low-cost air company begins operations from YLW
BC Local News / Posted 46 minutes ago
plane service to Hamilton are now available. “NewLeaf opens Kelowna’s doors to travellers on a budget from all over the country,” said Sam Samaddar, YLW Airport Director. “It also brings new opportunity for leisure travellers to share in and... Read more
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Lake Country Calendar
New airline takes off from Kelownaplane service to Hamilton are now available. “NewLeaf opens Kelowna’s doors to
New airline takes off from Kelowna
Lake Country Calendar / Posted an hour ago
plane service to Hamilton are now available. “NewLeaf opens Kelowna’s doors to travellers on a budget from all over the country,” said Sam Samaddar, YLW Airport Director. “It also brings new opportunity for leisure travellers to share in and... Read more
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BC Local News
New airline takes off from Kelownaplane service to Hamilton are now available. “NewLeaf opens Kelowna’s doors to
New airline takes off from Kelowna
BC Local News / Posted an hour ago
plane service to Hamilton are now available. “NewLeaf opens Kelowna’s doors to travellers on a budget from all over the country,” said Sam Samaddar, YLW Airport Director. “It also brings new opportunity for leisure travellers to share in and... Read more
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BC Local News
Tiremen post clutch win for Shelley46. At 20 minutes, Jesse Knight broke free in the corner and crossed the ball
Tiremen post clutch win for Shelley
BC Local News / Posted an hour ago
46. At 20 minutes, Jesse Knight broke free in the corner and crossed the ball to the far post, where Jeff Nice used his Okanagan Spring speed to charge in for the finishing touch. Kal Tire had other chances but couldn’t capitalize. In the... Read more
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Lake Country Calendar
Big turnout for featured Live! in Lake Country open air concertThe feature concert in the Live! in Lake Country open air concert series is bei
Big turnout for featured Live! in Lake Country open air concert
Lake Country Calendar / Posted 2 hours ago
The feature concert in the Live! in Lake Country open air concert series is being called a huge success with an estimated 1,200 people attending the free concert July 16 in Beasley Park. The show featured the Celtic band Cod Gone Wild as well as... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
New airline takes off from Kelownasame plane service to Hamilton has taken off. “NewLeaf opens Kelowna’s doors t
New airline takes off from Kelowna
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 2 hours ago
same plane service to Hamilton has taken off. “NewLeaf opens Kelowna’s doors to travellers on a budget from all over the country,” said Sam Samaddar, YLW Airport Director. “It also brings new opportunity for leisure travellers to share in and... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Tiremen post clutch win for Shelley46. At 20 minutes, Jesse Knight broke free in the corner and crossed the ball
Tiremen post clutch win for Shelley
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 2 hours ago
46. At 20 minutes, Jesse Knight broke free in the corner and crossed the ball to the far post, where Jeff Nice used his Okanagan Spring speed to charge in for the finishing touch. Kal Tire had other chances but couldn’t capitalize. In the... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
Big turnout for featured Live! in Lake Country open air concertThe feature concert in the Live! in Lake Country open air concert series is bei
Big turnout for featured Live! in Lake Country open air concert
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 3 hours ago
The feature concert in the Live! in Lake Country open air concert series is being called a huge success with an estimated 1,200 people attending the free concert July 16 in Beasley Park. The show featured the Celtic band Cod Gone Wild as well as... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
In Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside, a brotherhood of supportthem are indigenous. Like countless other First Nations men, they struggle with
In Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside, a brotherhood of support
The Globe and Mail / Posted 3 hours ago
them are indigenous. Like countless other First Nations men, they struggle with poverty, addiction and disease. Across the country, men have left their reserves in search of work, only to find that jobs and social connections are hard to come by in... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
Sun's Vecchio thrives in the trencheslineman—he thrives on it. The 21-year-old Kelowna native's penchant for trench
Sun's Vecchio thrives in the trenches
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 6 hours ago
lineman—he thrives on it. The 21-year-old Kelowna native's penchant for trench warfare just might explain why the Okanagan Sun veteran is regarded as one of the elite O-linemen in all of Canadian junior football. "I love being in the... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
B.C. Tree Fruits harvests successBlack Press Just a few years ago, a number of Okanagan farmers were clambering
B.C. Tree Fruits harvests success
Vernon Morning Star / Posted yesterday
Black Press Just a few years ago, a number of Okanagan farmers were clambering to get away from B.C. Tree Fruits, ringing alarm bells about its shaky future. Now the packinghouse, which includes operations in Lake Country, has regained the... Read more
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BC Local News
B.C. Tree Fruits harvests successBlack Press Just a few years ago, a number of Okanagan farmers were clambering
B.C. Tree Fruits harvests success
BC Local News / Posted yesterday
Black Press Just a few years ago, a number of Okanagan farmers were clambering to get away from B.C. Tree Fruits, ringing alarm bells about its shaky future. Now the packinghouse, which includes operations in Lake Country, has regained the... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
The OM Sound comes homeexpressing the beauty of music and culture found in the never-ending chaos of u
The OM Sound comes home
Vernon Morning Star / Posted yesterday
expressing the beauty of music and culture found in the never-ending chaos of urban living. The band will be crossing the country from Quebec, playing more than 20 shows during July and August. The OM Sound was formed in Vernon before their move... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
In Vancouver's Downtown Eastside, a brotherhood of supportthem are indigenous. Like countless other First Nations men, they struggle with
In Vancouver's Downtown Eastside, a brotherhood of support
The Globe and Mail / Posted 2 days ago
them are indigenous. Like countless other First Nations men, they struggle with poverty, addiction and disease. Across the country, men have left their reserves in search of work, only to find that jobs and social connections are hard to come by in... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
NONA raffle helps build ClubhouseThe North Okanagan Neurological Association is offering chances to win one of t
NONA raffle helps build Clubhouse
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 2 days ago
The North Okanagan Neurological Association is offering chances to win one of three Okanagan experiences. A raffle has been launched to raise money for a new facility for children with special needs. “We need to raise $1.6 million and this raffle... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Lake Country battles mosquitosA second round of attacks against mosquitos is being made in the Central Okanag
Lake Country battles mosquitos
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 2 days ago
A second round of attacks against mosquitos is being made in the Central Okanagan, including Lake Country. The curbside catch basin battle against mosquitoes resumes next week in many neighbourhoods. Weather permitting from Monday, July 25 through... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
B.C. judge to rule whether couple was entrapped by police in terrorism stingwrites Sunny Dhillon John Nuttall and Amanda Korody were high. In June, 2013,
B.C. judge to rule whether couple was entrapped by police in terrorism sting
The Globe and Mail / Posted 2 days ago
writes Sunny Dhillon John Nuttall and Amanda Korody were high. In June, 2013, the Muslim converts were at a hotel in the Okanagan city of Kelowna, where they were supposed to be working on a terrorist plan to kill revellers and first responders... Read more
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Lake Country Calendar
Letnick: Highways, roads projects progress reportKelowna and its surrounding area continue to grow as young families flock to th
Letnick: Highways, roads projects progress report
Lake Country Calendar / Posted 2 days ago
Kelowna and its surrounding area continue to grow as young families flock to the Okanagan. Recognizing the importance of our local highways to the regional economy and the vibrancy of our communities, the B.C. government is investing in projects that... Read more
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CTV News
Ont., B.C., Que. agree to make interprovincial wine purchases easierby Friday’s announcement. “It’s progress but disappointing,” said the MP who r
Ont., B.C., Que. agree to make interprovincial wine purchases easier
CTV News / Posted 2 days ago
by Friday’s announcement. “It’s progress but disappointing,” said the MP who represents the winery-laden riding of Central Okanagan—Similkameen—Nicola. “It does not support the true free trade of wine,” he added. Albas said that the LCBO in... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
Letnick: Highways, roads projects progress reportKelowna and its surrounding area continue to grow as young families flock to th
Letnick: Highways, roads projects progress report
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 2 days ago
Kelowna and its surrounding area continue to grow as young families flock to the Okanagan. Recognizing the importance of our local highways to the regional economy and the vibrancy of our communities, the B.C. government is investing in projects that... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
Kelowna residents feel safe despite high crime statssafe," said Basran, Thursday, stressing the fact that the Stats Canada figure e
Kelowna residents feel safe despite high crime stats
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 3 days ago
safe," said Basran, Thursday, stressing the fact that the Stats Canada figure encompasses every local community from Lake Country to Peachland, not just Kelowna. Kelowna's census area reached fourth on the crime severity index Wednesday with a... Read more
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BC Local News
Kelowna residents feel safe despite high crime statssafe," said Basran, Thursday, stressing the fact that the Stats Canada figure e
Kelowna residents feel safe despite high crime stats
BC Local News / Posted 3 days ago
safe," said Basran, Thursday, stressing the fact that the Stats Canada figure encompasses every local community from Lake Country to Peachland, not just Kelowna. Kelowna's census area reached fourth on the crime severity index Wednesday with a... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Soccer girls chasing medalat the Four Seasons Hotel, but rather crashing on foamies on a classroom floor.
Soccer girls chasing medal
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 3 days ago
at the Four Seasons Hotel, but rather crashing on foamies on a classroom floor. But for the girls representing the Thompson Okanagan in U15 soccer at the Abbotsford B.C. Summer Games, uncomfortable accommodation is no big deal because it’s all about... Read more
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BC Local News
Beloved former Concert Band conductor loses battle with canceryou can get. There’s absolutely no end to it,” Nadeau told the Western News in
Beloved former Concert Band conductor loses battle with cancer
BC Local News / Posted 3 days ago
you can get. There’s absolutely no end to it,” Nadeau told the Western News in 2015. In all of his experiences around the country, he said the heart of music remains constant, the only difference is the people themselves. “Very warm people in the... Read more
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Penticton Western News
Beloved former Concert Band conductor loses battle with canceryou can get. There’s absolutely no end to it,” Nadeau told the Western News in
Beloved former Concert Band conductor loses battle with cancer
Penticton Western News / Posted 3 days ago
you can get. There’s absolutely no end to it,” Nadeau told the Western News in 2015. In all of his experiences around the country, he said the heart of music remains constant, the only difference is the people themselves. “Very warm people in the... Read more
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BC Local News
Okanagan student athlete establishes bursaryhighest levels since he was only 12-years-old. In 2009, at age 18, he was alrea
Okanagan student athlete establishes bursary
BC Local News / Posted 5 days ago
highest levels since he was only 12-years-old. In 2009, at age 18, he was already a four-time national champion in cross-country mountain biking and cyclo-cross. That same year he earned a silver medal in team relay at the World Championships... Read more
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BC Local News
Penticton kayaker looking to make a splash at BC Summer Gamesthree years but I was too young to compete (in the BC Games) until this year.”
Penticton kayaker looking to make a splash at BC Summer Games
BC Local News / Posted 5 days ago
three years but I was too young to compete (in the BC Games) until this year.” It was actually a suggestion from his cross country skiing coach which prompted him to try his hand at kayaking. “He said it would be good training for us and so a... Read more
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Lake Country Calendar
Okanagan student athlete establishes bursaryhighest levels since he was only 12-years-old. In 2009, at age 18, he was alrea
Okanagan student athlete establishes bursary
Lake Country Calendar / Posted 5 days ago
highest levels since he was only 12-years-old. In 2009, at age 18, he was already a four-time national champion in cross-country mountain biking and cyclo-cross. That same year he earned a silver medal in team relay at the World Championships... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
Okanagan student athlete establishes bursaryhighest levels since he was only 12-years-old. In 2009, at age 18, he was alrea
Okanagan student athlete establishes bursary
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 5 days ago
highest levels since he was only 12-years-old. In 2009, at age 18, he was already a four-time national champion in cross-country mountain biking and cyclo-cross. That same year he earned a silver medal in team relay at the World Championships... Read more
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Lake Country Calendar
Central Okanagan mosquito control: Round 2Weather permitting from Monday July 25 through Friday, July 29, crews from the
Central Okanagan mosquito control: Round 2
Lake Country Calendar / Posted 5 days ago
Weather permitting from Monday July 25 through Friday, July 29, crews from the Regional District of the Central Okanagan will be driving four scooters and a Chevy pickup and stopping at every roadside catch basin in the City of Kelowna, District of... Read more
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BC Local News
Central Okanagan mosquito control: Round 2Weather permitting from Monday July 25 through Friday, July 29, crews from the
Central Okanagan mosquito control: Round 2
BC Local News / Posted 5 days ago
Weather permitting from Monday July 25 through Friday, July 29, crews from the Regional District of the Central Okanagan will be driving four scooters and a Chevy pickup and stopping at every roadside catch basin in the City of Kelowna, District of... Read more
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BC Local News
Home brewing made easy with Goldsteamand moved to B.C., he began contemplating the idea of opening a brew shop, bett
Home brewing made easy with Goldsteam
BC Local News / Posted 5 days ago
and moved to B.C., he began contemplating the idea of opening a brew shop, better than the ones he'd seen travelling the country. Ooms doesn't claim to be an excellent home brewer, but he's been at it for a long time and he loves the... Read more
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The Chilliwack Progress
Home brewing made easy with Goldsteamand moved to B.C., he began contemplating the idea of opening a brew shop, bett
Home brewing made easy with Goldsteam
The Chilliwack Progress / Posted 5 days ago
and moved to B.C., he began contemplating the idea of opening a brew shop, better than the ones he'd seen travelling the country. Ooms doesn't claim to be an excellent home brewer, but he's been at it for a long time and he loves the... Read more
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Penticton Western News
Penticton kayaker looking to make a splash at BC Summer Gamesthree years but I was too young to compete (in the BC Games) until this year.”
Penticton kayaker looking to make a splash at BC Summer Games
Penticton Western News / Posted 5 days ago
three years but I was too young to compete (in the BC Games) until this year.” It was actually a suggestion from his cross country skiing coach which prompted him to try his hand at kayaking. “He said it would be good training for us and so a... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
Central Okanagan mosquito control: Round 2Weather permitting from Monday July 25 through Friday, July 29, crews from the
Central Okanagan mosquito control: Round 2
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 5 days ago
Weather permitting from Monday July 25 through Friday, July 29, crews from the Regional District of the Central Okanagan will be driving four scooters and a Chevy pickup and stopping at every roadside catch basin in the City of Kelowna, District of... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Runaway Moon Theatre goes on tourThis summer, Runaway Moon is bringing another family-friendly marionette show t
Runaway Moon Theatre goes on tour
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 5 days ago
This summer, Runaway Moon is bringing another family-friendly marionette show to the Okanagan-Shuswap, with the production of a youth-created and youth-performed marionette play. Thanks to the BC Arts Council’s Youth Engagement Program, Robin and... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Commission pitches sculpture symposium repeatBlack Press Three sculptures still stand in Lake Country parks as a legacy to
Commission pitches sculpture symposium repeat
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 5 days ago
Black Press Three sculptures still stand in Lake Country parks as a legacy to an Okanagan Valley-wide sculpture symposium held in 2002. Now the Lake Country public arts commission is hoping that the district can again benefit from world class... Read more
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Penticton Western News
Photos helping in wildlife studyprovince. The photos are allowing Gooliaff, who is an MSc candidate and biolog
Photos helping in wildlife study
Penticton Western News / Posted 5 days ago
province. The photos are allowing Gooliaff, who is an MSc candidate and biologist in training at the University of B.C. Okanagan in Kelowna, to try to determine if the habitats of both species are shifting due to climate change. Lynx, with... Read more
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The Northern View
Photos helping in wildlife studyprovince. The photos are allowing Gooliaff, who is an MSc candidate and biolog
Photos helping in wildlife study
The Northern View / Posted 5 days ago
province. The photos are allowing Gooliaff, who is an MSc candidate and biologist in training at the University of B.C. Okanagan in Kelowna, to try to determine if the habitats of both species are shifting due to climate change. Lynx, with... Read more
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Fernie Free Press
Photos helping in wildlife studyprovince. The photos are allowing Gooliaff, who is an MSc candidate and biolog
Photos helping in wildlife study
Fernie Free Press / Posted 5 days ago
province. The photos are allowing Gooliaff, who is an MSc candidate and biologist in training at the University of B.C. Okanagan in Kelowna, to try to determine if the habitats of both species are shifting due to climate change. Lynx, with... Read more
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Nelson Star
Photos helping in wildlife studyprovince. The photos are allowing Gooliaff, who is an MSc candidate and biolog
Photos helping in wildlife study
Nelson Star / Posted 5 days ago
province. The photos are allowing Gooliaff, who is an MSc candidate and biologist in training at the University of B.C. Okanagan in Kelowna, to try to determine if the habitats of both species are shifting due to climate change. Lynx, with... Read more
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Rossland News
Photos helping in wildlife studyprovince. The photos are allowing Gooliaff, who is an MSc candidate and biolog
Photos helping in wildlife study
Rossland News / Posted 5 days ago
province. The photos are allowing Gooliaff, who is an MSc candidate and biologist in training at the University of B.C. Okanagan in Kelowna, to try to determine if the habitats of both species are shifting due to climate change. Lynx, with... Read more
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Kootenay Advertiser
Photos helping in wildlife studyprovince. The photos are allowing Gooliaff, who is an MSc candidate and biolog
Photos helping in wildlife study
Kootenay Advertiser / Posted 5 days ago
province. The photos are allowing Gooliaff, who is an MSc candidate and biologist in training at the University of B.C. Okanagan in Kelowna, to try to determine if the habitats of both species are shifting due to climate change. Lynx, with... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
Photos helping in wildlife studyprovince. The photos are allowing Gooliaff, who is an MSc candidate and biolog
Photos helping in wildlife study
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 5 days ago
province. The photos are allowing Gooliaff, who is an MSc candidate and biologist in training at the University of B.C. Okanagan in Kelowna, to try to determine if the habitats of both species are shifting due to climate change. Lynx, with... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Photos helping in wildlife studyprovince. The photos are allowing Gooliaff, who is an MSc candidate and biolog
Photos helping in wildlife study
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 5 days ago
province. The photos are allowing Gooliaff, who is an MSc candidate and biologist in training at the University of B.C. Okanagan in Kelowna, to try to determine if the habitats of both species are shifting due to climate change. Lynx, with... Read more
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Ashcroft Cache Creek Journal
Photos helping in wildlife studyprovince. The photos are allowing Gooliaff, who is an MSc candidate and biolog
Photos helping in wildlife study
Ashcroft Cache Creek Journal / Posted 5 days ago
province. The photos are allowing Gooliaff, who is an MSc candidate and biologist in training at the University of B.C. Okanagan in Kelowna, to try to determine if the habitats of both species are shifting due to climate change. Lynx, with... Read more
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Castlegar News
Photos helping in wildlife studyprovince. The photos are allowing Gooliaff, who is an MSc candidate and biolog
Photos helping in wildlife study
Castlegar News / Posted 5 days ago
province. The photos are allowing Gooliaff, who is an MSc candidate and biologist in training at the University of B.C. Okanagan in Kelowna, to try to determine if the habitats of both species are shifting due to climate change. Lynx, with... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
The Food 53: Celebrating the most influential people in Canadian foodhave a friend in himBy Corey Mintz It’s 5 p.m. on an early summer day, and the
The Food 53: Celebrating the most influential people in Canadian food
The Globe and Mail / Posted 5 days ago
have a friend in himBy Corey Mintz It’s 5 p.m. on an early summer day, and the truck I’m in is the only thing moving on a country road just southeast of Toronto. The truck passes a field of Christmas trees, two feet high in July, then a pair of... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
Downtown Kelowna Block Party returnsWestcorp Main Stage will highlight the 200 block in Kerry Park with four live a
Downtown Kelowna Block Party returns
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 7 days ago
Westcorp Main Stage will highlight the 200 block in Kerry Park with four live acts throughout the day. The Central Okanagan Dog Agility Club will kick off the Park at 10 a.m., followed by The Beatnikz (DJ), The Bonsais (Rock), My Kind of... Read more
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