Lethal 'Bath Salts' Drug In B.C.

KELOWNA, B.C. - Charges are pending against two women from West Kelowna, B.C., after the seizure of potentially lethal drugs known as bath salts mailed from China.The Canada Border Services Agency sei...

Joelon Verma Guilty Of Murder

KELOWNA, B.C. - A jury in Kelowna, B.C., has concluded that Joelon Verma deliberately planned the murder of 24-year-old Brittney Irving over 20 kilograms of marijuana.The jury reached a verdict this a...

Oliver Car Bomb A Mystery

KELOWNA, B.C. - Mounties in the Okanagan city of Kelowna, B.C., say they are investigating the second case of an explosive device destroying a vehicle this year.The latest incident occurred early on A...

Missing For 7 Years

KELOWNA, B.C. - Seven years have now passed since 22-year-old Aaron Derbyshire went missing from Kelowna, B.C., but his family isn't giving up hope that he'll still be found.Derbyshire was last seen i...

Flying Truck Tire Hits Senior

KELOWNA, B.C. - A flying truck tire has left a 62-year-old West Kelowna, B.C., motorcyclist with a severely injured left leg.The unidentified man was hit late Tuesday afternoon as he rode his Harley D...

Kelowna Ecstasy Victim Identified

Kelowna police are awaiting toxicology results to determine the cause of death of a teenage girl over the weekend. Marissa Ginter was friends with three teens who were taken to the hospital on Friday...

City Hall Pay Is Out Of Control

Taxpayers and watchdogs often focus their attention on the top of the government salary spectrum. Government executives are increasingly overpaid, especially at the municipal and regional district level. But it's not just the top end that is out of control. Taxpayers are overpaying for labour throughout the system.

Christy Commits Flood Funds

Premier Christy Clark has made good on one of her campaign promises from the Westside-Kelowna byelection, announcing $500,000 in funding for flood mitigation work. Over a year ago, in the spring, flo...

Wildfire Closes Kelowna Airport

KELOWNA, B.C. - Humans are likely responsible for a wildfire that grounded traffic at Kelowna International Airport in B.C.'s central Okanagan on Thursday night.Flames were first spotted north of the...