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Harris to tell UN body it's time to prep for next pandemic

Harris to tell UN body it's time to prep for next pandemic

WASHINGTON - Vice-President Kamala Harris will make the case before United Nations...

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More action, less talk, distinguish Biden's 100-day sprint

More action, less talk, distinguish Biden's 100-day sprint

WASHINGTON - The card tucked in President Joe Biden’s right jacket pocket must weigh...

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Kelowna to get 24-pump gas bar with new Costco

Kelowna to get 24-pump gas bar with new Costco

Kelowna’s new Costco gasbar will have 24 pumps, city documents show. The warehouse,...

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Kelowna retirement home COVID-19 outbreak doubles in size

Kelowna retirement home COVID-19 outbreak doubles in size

A COVID-19 outbreak at a Kelowna retirement home has doubled in size. On April 23,...

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Kamloops photographer wins UN photo contest, lands on international stage

Kamloops photographer wins UN photo contest, lands on international...

A Kamloops photographer's work is going to be displayed at the British High Commission...

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Corvette clocked at 243 km/hr on the Coquihalla

Corvette clocked at 243 km/hr on the Coquihalla

BC RCMP Traffic Services was kept busy on Saturday, April 17 conducting speed enforcement...

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Harris to tell UN body it's time to prep for next pandemic

Harris to tell UN body it's time to prep for next pandemic

WASHINGTON - Vice-President Kamala Harris will make the case before United Nations...

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More action, less talk, distinguish Biden's 100-day sprint

More action, less talk, distinguish Biden's 100-day sprint

WASHINGTON - The card tucked in President Joe Biden’s right jacket pocket must weigh...

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Kelowna to get 24-pump gas bar with new Costco

Kelowna to get 24-pump gas bar with new Costco

Kelowna’s new Costco gasbar will have 24 pumps, city documents show. The warehouse,...

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Kamloops photographer wins UN photo contest, lands on international stage

Kamloops photographer wins UN photo contest, lands on international...

A Kamloops photographer's work is going to be displayed at the British High Commission...

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Corvette clocked at 243 km/hr on the Coquihalla

Corvette clocked at 243 km/hr on the Coquihalla

BC RCMP Traffic Services was kept busy on Saturday, April 17 conducting speed enforcement...

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Pope: Migrants begged for help at sea, shamefully ignored

Pope: Migrants begged for help at sea, shamefully ignored

VATICAN CITY - Pope Francis on Sunday decried as shameful the deaths of 130 migrants...

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Thompson-Okanagan cities allow patios, close streets to support business during COVID-19 restrictions

Thompson-Okanagan cities allow patios, close streets to...

Cities in the Thompson-Okanagan are looking to support local businesses this summer...

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Tolko moves ahead with demolition at Kelowna mill without environmental assessment

Tolko moves ahead with demolition at Kelowna mill without...

Tolko has obtained a new demolition permit from the City of Kelowna to tear down...

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West Kelowna home owners face tax hike of more than 4%

West Kelowna home owners face tax hike of more than 4%

Tax revenue from new construction in West Kelowna came in higher than forecast so...

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Proposed Kelowna property tax hike still more than 4%

Proposed Kelowna property tax hike still more than 4%

Kelowna city council will be asked on Monday to approve a 4.04 per cent tax increase...

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Two people homeless after house fire in Penticton

Two people homeless after house fire in Penticton

Two Penticton residents are without a home following a fire yesterday evening. Penticton...

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Spain dismantles Chinese gang selling cannabis across Europe

Spain dismantles Chinese gang selling cannabis across Europe

BARCELONA, Spain - Police in Spain said Tuesday they have dismantled one of the...

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House on Martin Street in Penticton to make way for 7-unit townhouse

House on Martin Street in Penticton to make way for 7-unit...

An older Martin Street single-family home will likely see the wrecking ball following...

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Drug advisory issued in Penticton after animal tranquilizer found in sample

Drug advisory issued in Penticton after animal tranquilizer...

A drug checking advisory has been issued for Penticton after a lab result found...

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Patrick Marleau poised to break Gordie Howe's games record

Patrick Marleau poised to break Gordie Howe's games record

SAN JOSE, Calif. - Growing up on a farm as a hockey-loving kid in Saskatchewan,...

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Penticton SPCA flea market back for the season

Penticton SPCA flea market back for the season

A popular flea market and important fundraiser for the South Okanagan Society for...

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Kelowna retirement home COVID-19 outbreak doubles in size

Kelowna retirement home COVID-19 outbreak doubles in size

A COVID-19 outbreak at a Kelowna retirement home has doubled in size. On April 23,...

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Painted turtles get much needed extra attention in West Kelowna neighbourhood

Painted turtles get much needed extra attention in West...

Turtles that embark on a potentially deadly migration this time of year in West...

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Canadian tennis star Bianca Andreescu announces she has tested positive for COVID-19, drops out of Madrid Open

Canadian tennis star Bianca Andreescu announces she has...

Canadian tennis star Bianca Andreescu says she has tested positive for COVID-19....

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Vernon may permanently close visitor information centre

Vernon may permanently close visitor information centre

Next week, Vernon city council will decide whether to permanently close its tourism...

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Getting better after COVID-19 isn't so simple for some Okanagan residents

Getting better after COVID-19 isn't so simple for some...

It was a year ago this week that John Thiessen was loaded into an ambulance, and...

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Rates of hospitalization, ICU admission from COVID-19 rising across Canada: Tam

Rates of hospitalization, ICU admission from COVID-19 rising...

OTTAWA - Canada's Chief Public Health officer says the latest national data shows...

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Covid: Single jab recommended for 12 to 15-year-olds by...

Move will help reduce school disruption, top doctors say, with decision now in hands of ministers.

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Covid: Top medics back jabs for 12 to 15-year-olds and...

Five things you need to know about the coronavirus pandemic this Monday evening.

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Afghanistan crisis: Taliban kill civilians in resistance...

The militants target civilians in Panjshir, the BBC finds, despite promises of restraint.

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M25 junctions blocked by Insulate Britain campaigners

Police make more than 40 arrests at a series of co-ordinated protests around the motorway.

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Grenfell Tower inquiry: Reckless firms showed neglect -...

A QC representing many victims of the 2017 disaster strongly criticises several construction firms.

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Universal Credit: Cut is two hours extra work for claimants,...

The minister's claim over the end to the £20 uplift is disputed and called an "insult" by Labour.