Dustin Godfrey

Naramata woman narrowly dodges landslide in her backyard

The slide downed one tree and uprooted several bushes, leaving piles of mud in the street out front

16 homes on evacuation alert in rural Oliver flooding

The 16 properties are all along Sportsmens Bowl Road just north of Oliver

‘It’s crazy’: Oliver hotel up in 10 days

Though it will be another couple of months before the hotel is completely ready to go

Penticton assault file takes a turn for the positive

The victim, a support worker bit by a client, offered continued help after her release from OCC

Man facing 15 to 36 months for crimes throughout Okanagan

It ended in July 2017 with Justen Sheena crashing two stolen vehicles while impaired in Vernon

Neufeld re-seeking Conservative candidacy for 2019

Marshall Neufeld lost to the NDP’s Richard Cannings for South Okanagan—West Kootenay in 2015

‘Honeymoon phase is over’ at Okanagan Correctional Centre

PART TWO: Inexperienced staff a likely contributor to a tower of complaints stacked against OCC

One-on-one with Conservative leader Andrew Scheer

Scheer speaks to the Western News about turning the South Okanagan blue, Kinder Morgan and more

Horgan shifts blame for Okanagan jail problems to Clark government

Premier was asked about the problems at Okanagan Correctional at a news conference this week

Alleged Okanagan hockey fraudster seeking bail review

Trial for Loren Reagan is expected to run up to three weeks, with up to 18 witnesses to testify

Five years, 34 panhandling tickets, three people in Penticton

Nearly a fifth of the 34 tickets were handed out last August, half were handed out in 2017

Kelowna RCMP identifies man found dead in car

Alexander Louis Hegedus was found dead in his vehicle on a forestry road east of Kelowna on March 22

Horgan has ‘no expectation’ of speculation tax in Penticton

But the premier left the door open to future expansions beyond the current scope

UPDATED: New B.C. rules to hike cost of closing manufactured home parks

Compensation to homeowners would be $20,000 or assessed value of home if no place to relocate

‘We need some momentum’: Willowbrook amps up call for help

Residents have been working tirelessly for more than a week to contain flooding in the community

It was rabbit (egg) season at LocoLanding

Over 10,000 Easter eggs were laid between LocoLanding and the SS Sicamous for the annual egg hunt

Okanagan Incorrectional: Dashboard

Interactive graphics and features and the information we couldn’t fit into the series

B.C. Wildfire en route to Lower Nicola Indian Band

No details have emerged, but the LNIB Fire Department requested support from B.C. Wildfire Service

Okanagan Incorrectional: B.C.’s promising, new jail grinds into motion

PART ONE: Violence, drugs and health-care issues at the Okanagan Correctional Centre

Province removing section of road to help drain Willowbrook

Resident told Western News this week locals advocated in vain for widened culverts for 10 months