Alistair Waters

Trudeau standing firm on proposed tax changes

Tweaking may occur but changes are coming vows the prime minister.

Kelowna chamber president refutes PM’s taxation claims

Tom Dyas says Justin Trudeau is wrong to say high-income earners pay less tax than $50K folks

Building awards finalists announced

This year 37 finalists will vie for Thompson Okanagan Kootenay Commercial Building Awards.

Prime minister welcomes Canada’s newest citizens in Kelowna

Justin Trudeau thanks the 60 new citizens for choosing Canada

Flooding and fires put Central Okanagan food bank donations ‘way behind’

The Central Okanagan Food Bank in Kelowna has collected half as much food as normal this summer.

Four-legged, furry stress busters

Just 20 minutes with a dog significantly reduces stress, says new UBC Okanagan research.

Premier hails ‘extraordinary’ effort by fire crews

John Horgan flew over Philpott Road fire after touring fire-ravaged areas in Central B.C.

Okanagan added to B.C. smokey sky advisory

People with breathing problems advised to stay indoors.

Pro-Western think tank urges support for Trans Pacific Partnership

Canada West Foundation wants B.C. Liberal MPs to speak up at Kelowna caucus meeting

West Kelowna Warriors get concessions back at Royal LePage Place

New owners say move could help secure new corporate sponsors.

New trades seats for Okanagan College

New NDP government announces $196,000 to add 46 more student spaces.

Invasive mussels found on 15 boats entering B.C.

Five of the boats were headed to the Okanagan but were stopped and quarantined, says the province.

Ninth annual Okanagan Feast of Fields a hit

Outdoor event showcases foods and food preparation from throughout the valley.

Pump down the volume

Kelowna city hall tells Rock The Lake organizers to lower the volume at this weekend’s music event.

Return to single-tier ALR says minister

New NDP Agriculture Minister Lana Popham says she supports abolishing the current two-tier system.

Despite hot, dry weather, water still being released from Okanagan Lake

Government official says lake is still 20 centimetres above the target level.

July’s weather was one for the record books

Hottest and driest July on record in the Central Okanagan

Former MLA announces bid to replace Clark in Kelowna-West

Ben Stewart, who stepped aside for Clark in 2013, wants his old job back.

‘It’s like deja vu’: Former Kelowna Fire Chief on B.C. wildfires

Gerry Zimmermann says the current situation in B.C. takes him back to the 2003 wildfire in Kelowna

Fires prompt largest IH medical evacuation ever

Patients being squeeze in at facilities in Prince George, Kamloops and Kelowna.