Paul Clarke

POLL: Do you think cancelling large public events because of the coronavirus will help stop it?

POLL: Do you think cancelling large public events because of the coronavirus will help stop it?

Dozens of events have been cancelled as the virus spreads across the world

POLL: Do you think cancelling large public events because of the coronavirus will help stop it?
A car crashed through the front of Little Owl Academy in Kelowna on Friday morning (Feb. 7). (Mackenzie Britton - Capital News).

No one hurt after car crashes into Kelowna daycare

There are no reports of any injuries

A car crashed through the front of Little Owl Academy in Kelowna on Friday morning (Feb. 7). (Mackenzie Britton - Capital News).
The Trans-Canada Highway will be closed east of Golden until at least 7 p.m. (Google Map image)

UPDATE: Trans-Canada to be closed intermittently east of Golden due to avalanche hazard

The highway is estimated to reopen around 7 p.m.

The Trans-Canada Highway will be closed east of Golden until at least 7 p.m. (Google Map image)
The Trans-Canada will be closed east of Revelstoke today starting at 11 a.m. (Google Maps)

Trans-Canada to close at 11 a.m. for avalanche work

The highway will be closed until 2 p.m.

The Trans-Canada will be closed east of Revelstoke today starting at 11 a.m. (Google Maps)
UPDATE: Little potash spilled after derailment in B.C. lake: government spokesman

UPDATE: Little potash spilled after derailment in B.C. lake: government spokesman

No one was injured, there were no fires and no railcars carrying dangerous goods were involved

UPDATE: Little potash spilled after derailment in B.C. lake: government spokesman
Highway 1 was closed east of Golden overnight due to rocks on the road. Emcon was on site cleaning up. (Photo via Twitter)

UPDATE: Highway 1 now open after closure east of Golden

The highway was closed overnight

Highway 1 was closed east of Golden overnight due to rocks on the road. Emcon was on site cleaning up. (Photo via Twitter)
RCMP cut free activists chained to Kelowna bank, placed under arrest

RCMP cut free activists chained to Kelowna bank, placed under arrest

The group is protesting Interior Savings Credit Union’s support of Kelowna Ribfest

RCMP cut free activists chained to Kelowna bank, placed under arrest
Mexican citizen pleads guilty to smuggling meth into Canada at B.C. crossing

Mexican citizen pleads guilty to smuggling meth into Canada at B.C. crossing

Armando Esparza-Ochoa was caught trying to smuggle meth into Canada near Osoyoos in September 2018

Mexican citizen pleads guilty to smuggling meth into Canada at B.C. crossing
Man who died from Okanagan RCMP Taser had mental health challenges, family says

Man who died from Okanagan RCMP Taser had mental health challenges, family says

Family have identifed the man as 38-year-old Clayton Donnelly of Kelowna.

Man who died from Okanagan RCMP Taser had mental health challenges, family says
Five black bears were shot and killed by conservation officers in the Wiltse neighbourhood in Penticton, B.C. the morning of Oct. 24 due to public safety concerns. (Karla Ziegler - Photo)

UPDATE: ‘This is nearly unprecedented’: Five bears killed after roaming near Penticton school

The bears’ death come only a week-and-a-half after six more bears were killed in West Kelowna

Five black bears were shot and killed by conservation officers in the Wiltse neighbourhood in Penticton, B.C. the morning of Oct. 24 due to public safety concerns. (Karla Ziegler - Photo)
Canada was ranked the second best country to live and work as a millenial, according to a new index.

Canada among the top countries for millennials to live and work: survey

Canada was ranked the second best country to live and work as a millenial, according to a new index.

Canada was ranked the second best country to live and work as a millenial, according to a new index.
Gordon Solloway, 74, has been missing since Sept. 24 after he went on a short hunting trip east of Kelowna.

Search suspended for missing Kelowna hunter, 74, after exhausting all options

Gordon Solloway has been missing since Sept. 24

Gordon Solloway, 74, has been missing since Sept. 24 after he went on a short hunting trip east of Kelowna.
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
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)
(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)