News Releases

  • Health forum: death and dying

    Topic: Death and Dying Date: Sat. March 16th Time: 1-3 pm Location: UBC Okanagan. Engineering, Management and Education Building. Room EME 1151 (the northeast corner of…

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  • Province’s craft distillery changes welcomed

    KELOWNA – Central Okanagan MLAs Steve Thomson, Ben Stewart, and Norm Letnick are welcoming changes to the government’s craft distillery policies. The new changes, a…

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  • Canadian Red Cross receives $100,000 Gaming Grant

    KELOWNA – Canadian Red Cross Society – BC Southern Interior Region is receiving Community Gaming Grants from the B.C. government worth a total of $100,000. This…

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  • No NDP clarity on national unity

    VICTORIA – As one of many bilingual Canadians Norm Letnick is challenging the federal NDP’s attempt to repeal the Clarity Act and revive the old…

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  • Kelowna are community organization receive Gaming Grants

    KELOWNA – Eight local organizations are receiving Community Gaming Grants from the B.C. government worth a total of $260,700. Organizations receiving grants: Lioness Club of…

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  • Kelowna corrections officer receives award

    KELOWNA – Nancy Lewis, from the Kelowna Community Corrections Office, is receiving a Corrections Exemplary Service Medal for 20 years of outstanding service. Why this…

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  • Kelowna residents receive education awards

    Four Kelowna residents are recipients of BC Housing education awards that will help them further their education, achieve goals and improve their lives. Jessica Donaldson,…

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  • Diamond jubilee medals recognize distinguished service

    Westside-Kelowna MLA Ben Stewart, Kelowna-Lake Country MLA Norm Letnick, and Kelowna-Mission MLA Steve Thomson presented the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Medals to 12 deserving citizens in…

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  • Round and round : SD 23 gets funding for new buses

    School District 23 will receive $405,392 in funding for the purchase of three new school buses, as part of a $14 million investment by the…

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  • Kelowna receives grants in lieu off property taxes

    The Ministry of Citizens’ Services and Open Government has announced a grant for $338,037.04 in compensation for municipal property taxes. Why this Matters: 64 communities…

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