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  1. Kangaroos giving way to people in Lake CountryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 4 | The Daily Courier

    Paige Magee, 10, feeds a four-week-old joey named Bee at the Kangaroo Creek Farm in Lake Country in this file photo from 2016. The farm plans to move, and nearly 200 new homes are eyed for the area.

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  2. Short-term rentals to be permitted along with B&Bs in Lake CountryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2018 | The Daily Courier

    While Kelowna ponders a crackdown on short-term rentals like those offered on Airbnb, Lake Country has taken a different approach. Council has approved a zoning change that allows for short-term rentals to operate wherever traditional bed and breakfasts are permitted.

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  3. Fast-food drive-thru derailed in Lake CountryRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2018 | The Daily Courier

    Council on Tuesday voted 5-2 to deny a request by the developers of Turtle Bay Crossing to change the project's plans to permit a second drive-thru restaurant. The mall already has a Starbucks.

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  4. Lakeshore living 14 years ahead of scheduleRead the original story

    Aug 22, 2018 | The Daily Courier

    This image from Google Earth shows the general location of the now-closed Owl's Nest Campground on the shore of Kalamalka Lake. Lake Country town council on Tuesday approved the property owner's plans to redevelop the site with 50 "net-zero" energy homes.

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  5. Poor diets cited in fast-food drive-thru rejectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2018 | The Daily Courier

    Lake Country council has blocked a developer's plan for a second fast-food drive thru at the Turtle Bay Crossing strip mall, citing concerns about poor diets and traffic impacts. Lake Country council has blocked a developer's plan for a second fast-food drive thru at the Turtle Bay Crossing strip mall, citing concerns about poor diets and traffic impacts.

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  6. Minimum spacing for pot shops dropped in Lake CountryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2018 | The Daily Courier

    All these Lake Country properties marked in blue would have zoning to accommodate pot shops. Council has dropped, for now, the idea of requiring pot shops to be at least one kilometre apart.

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  7. Homeless counters come up empty in Lake CountryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2018 | The Daily Courier

    This artwork was created by a homeless person involved in the City of Kelowna's Journey Home task force. A recent county by volunteers in Lake Country found no homeless people in the town north of Kelowna.

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  8. Fire hall referendum a draw for Lake Country votersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2018 | The Daily Courier

    A referendum on a new firehall may draw more interest to this fall's municipal election in Lake Country, Mayor James Baker believes. Voters will be asked on a ballot question if they approve the town borrowing $6.6 million for a new firehall, the total cost of which is estimated to be $9 million.

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  9. Popular kangaroo petting zoo outgrows site in Lake CountryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2018 | The Daily Courier

    Paige Magee, 10, feeds a four-week-old joey named Bee at the Kangaroo Creek Farm in this file photo from 2016. Paige Magee, 10, feeds a four-week-old joey named Bee at the Kangaroo Creek Farm in this file photo from 2016.

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  10. Rail Trail gets $1.3m boost from fedsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2018 | The Daily Courier

    Kelowna-Lake Country Stephen Fuhr, second from left, announces federal funding of $1.3 million for the Okanagan Rail Trail, a long-distance path from Coldstream to downtown Kelowna. Others at a Lake Country press conference were, from left, trail advocate Duane Thomson, Lake Country Mayor James Baker, and Kelowna Mayor Colin Basran.

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  11. Lake Country throwing Pelmewash drivers a curveRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2018 | The Daily Courier

    Steep hillsides that abut Pelmewash Parkway in Lake Country will be cleared of rocks that might topple down onto the road. The $2.7-million project also involves some new pavement, and modest realignments of the road to introduce gentle curves.

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  12. Lake Country hopes to bolster the rankRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2018 | The Daily Courier

    The police force in Lake Country should be increased before crime rates shoot up, town council will hear next week. "There is no hard or defined rules for the level of RCMP service in relation to population, however a general rule of one member be 1,000 of population has been used," municipal finance officer Tanya Garost writes in a report to council.

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  13. Thirteenth police officer eyed for Lake CountryRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2018 | The Daily Courier

    The police force in Lake Country should be increased before crime rates shoot up, town council will hear next week. "There is no hard or defined rules for the level of RCMP service in relation to population, however a general rule of one member be 1,000 of population has been used," municipal finance officer Tanya Garost writes in a report to council.

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  14. Spec tax absence not a competitive advantage - mayorRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2018 | The Daily Courier

    The view from a home in Lake Country. A new real estate speculation tax will apply in Kelowna and West Kelowna, but not Lake Country or Peachland.

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  15. Public waterfront lands still eyed for saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2018 | The Daily Courier

    Lake Country town council decided Tuesday not to sell a long stretch of publicly-owned waterfront, where resident Sean Reed is shown in this 2017 file photo. But the municipality may still consider such sales in the future, Mayor James Baker says.

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  16. Wood, beautiful woodRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2018 | The Daily Courier

    The trades complex addition at Okanagan College's Kelowna campus won best large institutional design at the British Columbia 2018 Wood Design Awards. The 18-storey Brock Commons dormitory at UBC Vancouver won three categories at the British Columbia 2018 Wood Design Awards.

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  17. Children's festival Saturday in Lake CountryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2018 | The Daily Courier

    The Lake Country Museum will also be hosting a historic photo booth, and a teen vocal competition will be happening in the Creekside Theatre. "The Children's Festival has been very successful the past few years, and I can only see that growing as more families move to Lake Country for the lifestyle available here," said Mayor James Baker.

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  18. Public waterfront lands still eyed for saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2018 | The Daily Courier

    The town of Lake Country is still considering selling publicly-owned waterfront property, and using the proceeds to expand an existing lakeshore park. Resident Sean Carr is shown in the area under debate in this file photo from last fall.

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  19. COLUMN: The price tag of recognitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2018 | The Daily Courier

    But someone close to the recipient has been tasked with making sure he attends a banquet at the Winfield Hall on Feb. 17, where a sold-out crowd of 270 people will be dining on a smorgasbord of wild game meat. Deer, cougar, elk, and moose are on the menu for the popular annual event, with the $50 tickets once again selling out within a day of going on sale in December.

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  20. Friendship art proposed for recreation trailRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2018 | The Daily Courier

    A sculpture called Friendship, created by artist Graham Allport 13 years ago, might be placed where the trail crosses from one municipality into the other. "It was created as a gift to Kelowna for their 100th year of incorporation ," says Lake Country public art commission chairwoman Sharon McCoubrey.

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