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Real estate market equilibrium close at hand

Real estate market equilibrium close at hand

Tuesday, April 13th, 2010 | 3:02 pm

Real estate sales saw an uptick with the onset of warm weather, but spring hasn’t boosted the number of new homes under construction.

Measles’ spread means it’s time to check immunization records

Measles’ spread means it’s time to check immunization records

Wednesday, April 7th, 2010 | 2:57 pm

Highly contagious virus expected to spread within health authority.

Video: Take a virtual tour of the future Interior Heart and Surgical Centre

Video: Take a virtual tour of the future Interior Heart and Surgical Centre

Wednesday, April 7th, 2010 | 12:07 pm

Animated short gives a glimpse of what $442-million facility might look like.

Former Bank of Canada governor David Dodge to speak in Kelowna

Former Bank of Canada governor David Dodge to speak in Kelowna

Tuesday, April 6th, 2010 | 5:33 pm

Dodge has a date at the Kelowna Community Theatre scheduled just as interest rates may be due to rise.

Measles cases spread from Lower Mainland to Interior

Tuesday, April 6th, 2010 | 5:26 pm

Three people in the last 10 days confirmed as measles. Do you know the signs to watch for?

See what 12 cents a pound looks like, and think like a farmer

See what 12 cents a pound looks like, and think like a farmer

Saturday, April 3rd, 2010 | 9:30 am

At the farmers market today fruit growers are taking a loss they hope will help lead to some gains. Selling 3,200 pounds of Grade A apples for 12 cents a pound, they hope to educate locals on the crisis they’re staring down.

Kelowna Drop In Centre marks last day offering street services

Kelowna Drop In Centre marks last day offering street services

Wednesday, March 31st, 2010 | 11:30 am

Loss of government contracts forces low-barrier social service out of business.

Okanagan winery offers up its answer to the Cellared in Canada confusion

Okanagan winery offers up its answer to the Cellared in Canada confusion

Wednesday, March 31st, 2010 | 8:30 am

Starting April 1, Hainle Family Estate Winery  will display the Appellation Region on bottles, as a way to identify where grapes for a vintage are grown.  Hainle is the first winery in the Okanagan to take such a step.

Business gets behind development zone with hotel study

Business gets behind development zone with hotel study

Tuesday, March 30th, 2010 | 12:43 pm

Kelowna’s business community say those who will come to this city will be better off reaping the rewards of economic activity generated by the CD-21 Zone plan,  going so far as to commission a study that lays out their point in numbers.

Complaints about contentious bottle depot fail to surface

Complaints about contentious bottle depot fail to surface

Monday, March 29th, 2010 | 5:04 pm

Workers at the Columbia Bottle Depot on St. Paul Street got to business dealing with Kelowna recyclables last Monday with little ado, despite months of complaint from area residents.