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Severe thunderstorm watch for Okanagan

Environment Canada has issued a severe thunderstorm watch spanning from the north to south Okanagan.

The weather office says there is a possibility of torrential rain and is asking residents to be prepared for severe weather. 48 more words

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Kelowna Rockets team up with Canucks to help kids with autism

The Kelowna Rockets Alumni Foundation is proud to announce a new partnership focused on helping kids with autism in Kelowna.

The Rockets Alumni Foundation, now a registered charitable organization, has committed to raising $100,000 over the next three years to C.A.N., the Canucks Autism Network, in support of children with autism. 375 more words

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Okanagan symposium tackles cultural safety in health care

KELOWNA – It may not be a household phrase, but the topic of “cultural safety” drew over 200 people to UBC Okanagan today for the second (annual?) Okanagan Cultural Safety Symposium. 353 more words

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Kelowna // Penticton // Chilliwack

The first stop we made on the way into Kelowna was at the Myra Canyon Trestles. This hike used to be a working railroad line, the Kettle Valley Railroad (KVR), and has since been decommissioned and taken down. 645 more words

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Set-backs

Since I ran the Blossom 10-miler, running has taken a bit of a hiatus from my regular routine. I know I mentioned that there would be more of a cycling focus, but it definitely wasn’t my intention to reduce my mileage quite as much as I did. 550 more words

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More charges for Kelowna gang associate

In January, gang associate Shane Dankoski was charged in Kelowna with unauthorized possession of a firearm and knowingly possessing a firearm without a licence.

He was released on $7500 bail and a number of conditions. 110 more words

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