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Nine new COVID-19 cases announced in Interior Health region

Nine new COVID-19 cases announced in Interior Health region

The total number of cases since the pandemic started is now at 531 for the region

Nine new COVID-19 cases announced in Interior Health region
Fifth case connected to Kelowna church outbreak announced

Fifth case connected to Kelowna church outbreak announced

Interior Health announced the additional case on Sunday, Sept. 27

Fifth case connected to Kelowna church outbreak announced
COVID-19. (Image courtesy CDC)

Two new COVID-19 cases reported in Interior Health

The total number of Interior Health cases since the beginning of the pandemic is now at 522

COVID-19. (Image courtesy CDC)
Kelowna RCMP warn public as gift card scam season comes

Kelowna RCMP warn public as gift card scam season comes

“Gift cards are for gifts, not payments,” Kelowna RCMP said

Kelowna RCMP warn public as gift card scam season comes
Kelowna entrepreneur receives Woman of the Year award

Kelowna entrepreneur receives Woman of the Year award

Portia-Ella CEO Julie Michaud is focused on helping other entrepreneurs in the beauty industry

Kelowna entrepreneur receives Woman of the Year award
Four-hour wait time to book child’s COVID test concerns Kelowna parent

Four-hour wait time to book child’s COVID test concerns Kelowna parent

Interior Health is asking for patience as they experience an increase in calls and testing requests

Four-hour wait time to book child’s COVID test concerns Kelowna parent
Kelowna woman to run from Vernon to Penticton for mental health awareness

Kelowna woman to run from Vernon to Penticton for mental health awareness

Melissa Gosse’s 100-kilometre ultramarathon will raise funds for Canadian Mental Health Association

Kelowna woman to run from Vernon to Penticton for mental health awareness
COVID-19. (Image courtesy CDC)

Interior Health reports three additional COVID-19 cases in region

The number of cases in the region since the beginning of the pandemic are now at 492

COVID-19. (Image courtesy CDC)
Smoky conditions, worker shortage threaten Okanagan apple harvest

Smoky conditions, worker shortage threaten Okanagan apple harvest

“Frankly, some farmers may go under.”

Smoky conditions, worker shortage threaten Okanagan apple harvest
COVID-19. (Image courtesy CDC)

Six additional COVID-19 cases overnight in Interior Health region

The total number of cases within the region is now at 486

COVID-19. (Image courtesy CDC)
“The Bird Who Forgot To Sing” will be shown at the Rotary Centre of the Arts and streamed live on Facebook at the same time. (Contributed)

B.C. Culture Days perfomance highlights similarities between African, Syilx cultures

“The Bird Who Forgot How To Sing” is part of B.C. Culture Days

“The Bird Who Forgot To Sing” will be shown at the Rotary Centre of the Arts and streamed live on Facebook at the same time. (Contributed)
Okanagan canine search and rescue unit looking for new training sites

Okanagan canine search and rescue unit looking for new training sites

The Canadian Canine Search Corps is training its Okanagan team

Okanagan canine search and rescue unit looking for new training sites
The Interior Crisis Line Network has seen an increase in calls throughout the pandemic. (Contributed)

Increase in calls due to pandemic: Interior Crisis Line Network

More and more people are using crisis lines to help cope

The Interior Crisis Line Network has seen an increase in calls throughout the pandemic. (Contributed)
Road rage fist fight breaks out on Highway 97 in Kelowna

Road rage fist fight breaks out on Highway 97 in Kelowna

The fight between two men happened on the evening of Sept. 6

Road rage fist fight breaks out on Highway 97 in Kelowna
Road rage fist fight breaks out on Highway 97 in Kelowna

Road rage fist fight breaks out on Highway 97 in Kelowna

The fight between two men happened on the evening of Sept. 6

Road rage fist fight breaks out on Highway 97 in Kelowna
Kelowna-based show looking for guests to star in last episode

Kelowna-based show looking for guests to star in last episode

“Voices Unheard” is a weekly series produced by Unicorns.LIVE and Kelowna Pride Society

Kelowna-based show looking for guests to star in last episode
Kelowna legal grow op goes up in flames

Kelowna legal grow op goes up in flames

The fire began before 7 a.m. and closed off Old Vernon road for the morning

Kelowna legal grow op goes up in flames
Arion Therapeutic Farm continued to offer therapy sessions throughout the pandemic. (Twila Amato - Black Press Media)

Kelowna therapy farm forced to sell due to COVID-19 impact

Arion Therapeutic Farm is now looking for a new home

Arion Therapeutic Farm continued to offer therapy sessions throughout the pandemic. (Twila Amato - Black Press Media)
Nicole and Ben Stringer have spent the summer working to bring awareness to life-saving medication for cystic fibrosis patients. (Twila Amato - Black Press Media)

‘Nothing’s working anymore’: West Kelowna woman shares her fight with cystic fibrosis

Cystic fibrosis is a genetic disease that affects the lungs and intestines among other organs

Nicole and Ben Stringer have spent the summer working to bring awareness to life-saving medication for cystic fibrosis patients. (Twila Amato - Black Press Media)
Five new COVID-19 cases within Interior Health

Five new COVID-19 cases within Interior Health

The total number of cases from the region is now at 450

Five new COVID-19 cases within Interior Health