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Plastic tea bags like this one leach billions of microplastics into each cup of tea, according to a new study. (Wikimedia Commons)

Plastic teabags leach billions of microplastics into your tea

A university study found a single plastic teabag releases approximately 11.6 billion microplastics into each cup

Plastic tea bags like this one leach billions of microplastics into each cup of tea, according to a new study. (Wikimedia Commons)
Blast of winter weather expected to hit Rocky Mountains, interior B.C.

Blast of winter weather expected to hit Rocky Mountains, interior B.C.

Up to 15 cm of snow is expected to fall in the mountains starting Wednesday night

Blast of winter weather expected to hit Rocky Mountains, interior B.C.
B.C. RCMP seize 1.5 kg of drugs, handgun

B.C. RCMP seize 1.5 kg of drugs, handgun

Kelowna RCMP arrested two men and said more arrests will likely follow

B.C. RCMP seize 1.5 kg of drugs, handgun
One of four vehicles damaged in a multi-vehicle collision on Highway 97 in West Kelowna on Monday night. (Riley Howden)

Highway 97 reopened after multi-vehicle collision in West Kelowna

DriveBC said the highway opened around 2 a.m. this morning

One of four vehicles damaged in a multi-vehicle collision on Highway 97 in West Kelowna on Monday night. (Riley Howden)
In this May 5, 2002 file photo, the cast members, Matthew Perry, from left, Courteney Cox Arquettte, David Schwimmer, Jennifer Aniston and Matt LeBlanc of the television show “Friends,” arrive at New York’s Rockefeller Center for NBC’s 75th Anniversary event. (AP Photo/Tina Fineberg, File)

Iconic 90s TV show ‘Friends’ celebrates 25th anniversary

The iconic, decade-long television show aired its first episode 25 years ago today

In this May 5, 2002 file photo, the cast members, Matthew Perry, from left, Courteney Cox Arquettte, David Schwimmer, Jennifer Aniston and Matt LeBlanc of the television show “Friends,” arrive at New York’s Rockefeller Center for NBC’s 75th Anniversary event. (AP Photo/Tina Fineberg, File)
Dozens of climate protesters stopped traffic in downtown Kelowna on Friday to deman action on climate change. (Joyce Kunzelman Facebook photo)

Climate protesters temporarily shut down road in downtown Kelowna

Protesters are demanding politicans take action to stop climate change

Dozens of climate protesters stopped traffic in downtown Kelowna on Friday to deman action on climate change. (Joyce Kunzelman Facebook photo)
(Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure)

B.C. truck drivers to face higher fines for not using winter tire chains

As of Oct. 1, not using chains on the highway when required could net you a $598 ticket

(Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure)
West Kelowna motorcyclist awarded $132K for traffic accident

West Kelowna motorcyclist awarded $132K for traffic accident

Supreme Court of British Columbia finds pickup truck driver liable for motorcylist’s injuries

West Kelowna motorcyclist awarded $132K for traffic accident