Winfield Newswire (Page 2)

Winfield Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Winfield (Kelowna, BC). (Page 2)

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  1. Higher density concerns rebuffedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 31 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... look how they like to compare Lake Country to big cities)pretty grotesque, and all for the love of money." Lynne Winfield echoed her sentiment about the need to protect the rural character of Lake Country. "Leave Lake Country rural. That's what we ...

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  2. Developers waste no time launching new highriseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 30 | The Daily Courier

    From left, Leonard Kerkhoff of Kerkhoff Construction, Henry Bereznicki of North American Development Group and Russ Watson of North American were on hand Wednesday for the launch of One Water Street, the development that includes what could be Kelowna's tallest building, a 36-storey condominium tower. From left, Leonard Kerkhoff of Kerkhoff Construction, Henry Bereznicki of North American Development Group and Russ Watson of North American were on hand Wednesday for the launch of One Water Street, the development that includes what could be Kelowna's tallest building, a 36-storey condominium tower.

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  3. Forty Foot Fred from spaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 30 | Castanet.net

    The larger than life Flintstones character and historic icon of Kelowna's old Bedrock City amusement park was rotting away in a field just north of Kelowna International Airport. But the field is deep inside a huge private ranch said to be owned by local land developer R.J. Bennett, brother of former B.C. premier Bill Bennett.

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  4. Natural gas danger forces evacuations of two Kelowna condominium buildingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 29 | GlobalNews

    An excavator doing road improvement work on Ethel Street next to Highway 97 ruptured an underground gas line just before 10:00 a.m.

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  5. Central Okanagan RV dealers raising money for fire victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 28 | The Daily Courier

    Two Central Okanagan dealers are part of the recreational vehicle group raising half a million dollars for B.C. wildfire relief. Travelhome RV in West Kelowna and Country RV in Winfield belong to Adventurer Group, Canada's largest RV dealer collective, with 13 dealerships in B.C., Alberta, Yukon, Ontario and Nova Scotia.

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  6. Motorcycle accident near bridge into KelownaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 28 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Emergency crews responded to Highway 97 near the WR Bennett bridge in Kelowna as a motorcycle accident stopped traffic late this morning The accident occured just after 11 a.m. Monday morning and saw two ambulances as well as a fire engine from the Kelowna Fire Department respond. Traffic was backed up as far as Boucherie Road in West Kelowna as the traffic heading over the bridge was stopped for the accident.

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  7. Work closes Westside RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 28 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    There will be construction 11 kilometres of the junction with Highway 97 south from Monday to Saturday. There will be single lane alternating traffic from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m., with up to 10-minute delays.

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  8. Blood donations sought in KelownaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 27 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... to be filled in the Kelowna area. Upcoming clinics include: Wednesday, Aug. 30 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. - Winfield Memorial Hall, 10130 Bottom Wood Lake Rd., Winfield - 44 open appointments to fill "We anticipated a drop in blood donations during the ...

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  9. Kelowna ringette season drawing nearRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 26 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    The 2017-18 Kelowna ringette season is set to kick off on Sept. 6 with teams competing in the U9 to U19 age divisions.

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  10. Blood donor clinic in Lake CountryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 25 | The Daily Courier

    ... the clinic in Kelowna, or to one of the mobile clinics held periodically in Vernon or West Kelowna. Years ago, the Winfield Hospital Auxiliary supported local Red Cross blood drives. But that was before Canadian Blood Services took over from the Red ...

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  11. Blood donors neededRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2017 | Castanet.net

    ... appointments to be filled in the Kelowna area. Upcoming clinics include: Wednesday, Aug. 30 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Winfield Memorial Hall, 10130 Bottom Wood Lake Rd., Winfield 44 open appointments to fill Kelowna Blood Donor Clinic, 103-1865 ...

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  12. Bacon trial: Bodyguard seen buying jerry canRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2017 | The Daily Courier

    A bodyguard for the late Sukh Dhak bought a red jerry can five hours before the getaway vehicle used by Jonathan Bacon's killers was set alight, a security camera shows. Thomas Mantel purchased the gas container at a Kelowna service station at 11:43 a.m. on Aug. 14, 2011, according to footage played Wednesday in BC Supreme Court.

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  13. Video shows gang bodyguard in West Kelowna on day of killingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2017 | The Daily Courier

    Eldon Weech of Pro Sign installs banners along fencing beside the Kelowna Law Courts building, where the trial of three men charged in the August 2011 shooting that killed gangster Jonathan Bacon is being heard. When completed, more than 60 banners will be strung along fencing that partly surrounds the Kelowna Law Courts building and the old RCMP station on Doyle Avenue.

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  14. Profitable the first dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2017 | The Daily Courier

    Davis Yates started Kelowna-based mens' accessories e-commerce site Remarked.ca with UBC Okanagan friends Nick Ross and Luke Cooke. Here he models the $74 Korean leather messenger bag sold on the site.

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  15. A traffic light is neededRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2017 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    I t was a nice summer day for a drive so off we went. As we left the built-up area at the outskirts, we increased the speed to 90 kilometres on a four-lane, divided highway.

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  16. Long road to recovery for Okanagan neighborhood devastated by fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2017 | GlobalNews

    Residents of an Okanagan neighborhood that was decimated in a wildfire in July are banding together and supporting each other as they face a long road to recovery. "There's a real sense of ok let's start re-building, let's get going," Marjie Dunahoo said.

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  17. Wildfire breaks out in West Kelowna gullyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2017 | GlobalNews

    West Kelowna fire crews are attempting to access a wildfire at the bottom of Powers Creek Canyon off Glencoe and Windt roads. Residents around the Powers Creek area to the north of Highway 97 in West Kelowna should be vigilant to watch for overhead planes dumping water and retardant.

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  18. Economy stifled by distractionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2017 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    The Thompson-Okanagan region economy has felt the impact distractions of flooding in the spring and wildfires throughout the summer, a provincial election that resulted in an NDP minority government and potential changes on the taxation of Canadian private corporations and business structures by the Liberal federal government. Karen Christiansen, a Kelowna CPA, said she would describe the economy as "in a bit of a holding pattern" for the reasons cited above.

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  19. Burns Lake should become a mountain biking townRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2017 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    As Burns Lake is currently trying to diversify its local economy and "reinvent" itself, it should focus all its efforts on becoming a mountain biking town. If you read last week's issue of Lakes District News you'll know that two Burns Lake councillors have recently brought some empowering ideas from a conference held in Kelowna.

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  20. Free Westbank graffiti a mystery to city's mayorRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2017 | The Daily Courier

    Stencilled graffiti reading Free Westbank is spreading through West Kelowna's main business district. Among the locations the slogan has been spray-painted is this utility box at the corner of Old Okanagan Highway and Highway 97. Stencilled graffiti reading Free Westbank is spreading through West Kelowna's main business district.

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