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UPDATE: Wildfire sparks near Little White Mountain

A new wildfire has sparked south of Kelowna

Update: Kault Hill fire contained

Highway 1 open to traffic in both directions, 10 firefighting personnel on site.

Cross-border wildfire continues to burn

The Diamond Creek fire is ravaging backcountry on both sides of the border

B.C. men convicted for killing off-season moose

Two Kelowna men were charged, convicted and fined for killing an off-season cow moose

Parents sound off on school supplies

Penticton parents are busy online chatting about school supplies

B.C. teacher trapped by Hurricane Harvey

Vernon Christian School teacher Melissa Overend was in Texas when the storm struck

Photos: Joe Rich fire creates ‘cauliflower cloud’

A total of 96 firefighters, 5 helicopters and 8 pieces of heavy equipment are tackling the blaze today

Canada Cake baker loses arm in dough mixer

Famous for her Canada Cake, West Kelowna baker Anja Dumas lost her arm in a workplace accident

UPDATE: Coquihalla reopens following truck fire

The Coquihalla is closed southbound after a truck carrying plywood ignited

Photos: Fighting a wildfire from above

Ethan Delichte from Prime Light Media captured stunning photos of aircraft fighting the Joe Rich fire

Smoke blankets Central Okanagan, air quality plummets

Smoke from the Joe Rich fire is leaving the taste of ash in the air around Kelowna

UPDATE: A good day for Joe Rich firefighters

Flames began shooting up trees around her, ‘I’ve never been this scared in my life’, said Cynthia Row

U.S. Powerball jackpot hits $700M

The estimated jackpot for Wednesday night’s Powerball lottery game climbed to $700 million, making it the second-largest in U.S. history

Strangers rally for Vernon teen’s birthday surprise

A Vernon teen’s 16th birthday dream came true after a parent’s plea on Facebook for guests

UPDATE: Highway 97C wildfire held at 0.2 hectares

A wildfire ignited near the Trepanier exit along Highway 97C Friday afternoon

UPDATE: Fire sparks in Powers Creek Canyon for second day

Another fire sparked in West Kelowna’s Powers Creek Canyon area Thursday afternoon

Baby dolphin dies after tourists manhandle calf in Spain

“All you want is to photograph and poke, even if the animal suffers from stress.”

UPDATE: Brush fire sparked in West Kelowna

A brush fire has been reported in the Powers Creek Canyon area

EDITORIAL: Racism is not OK

In light of violence south of border, we must all speak out against hate, intolerance and racism

Blaze sparks in Naramata

Fire crews were able to quickly contain a brush fire in Naramata