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Joe has been working as a journalist around B.C. and Alberta since 2006 and joined the Western News team in April 2012. His beats include crime, courts, education, health and the regional district, plus anything else that needs telling. Joe is also a student of the FOI process, which helps him craft in-depth local stories you won't get anywhere else.

Key Stories

Okanagan charr farm survives uphill battle

Audit turns up problems at Okanagan hospitals

Okanagan water board braces for potential invasion

Premier strays from script on Penticton hospital

Family of dead teen still waiting for answers

RDOS officials unaware of allegations against contractor

Trips to Las Vegas, New York pushed up school administrators' expenses

Hey, who cancelled my surgery?

South Okanagan photo-op cost $5,000