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Saturday, October 5, 2019 9:35 AM
Local principal Troy White, who goes above and beyond to creatively inspire his students’ learning experiences, has received a Premier’s Award for Excellence in Education at an award ceremony in Victoria.
Friday, May 24, 2019 10:15 AM
To support community resiliency in the face of wildfires, floods and other emergencies, the Province is giving a $31 million boost to the Community Emergency Preparedness Fund (CEPF) for local governments and First Nations.
Monday, December 12, 2016 10:30 AM
Premier Christy Clark, MLA for Westside-Kelowna, joined the community to celebrate the launch of Foundry Kelowna, a new integrated youth-service centre.
Wednesday, July 13, 2016 10:00 AM
Families and seniors in Kelowna have a new, safe place to call home at the newly redeveloped Pleasantvale, which celebrated its official opening today.
Friday, July 1, 2016 12:30 PM
Premier Christy Clark presented two well-known Okanagan residents, Troy Becker and Marion Sallenbach, with the province’s newest honour, the Medal of Good Citizenship.
Sunday, May 1, 2016 11:15 AM
Premier Christy Clark was joined by others at the Investors Group Walk for Alzheimer’s to support people and their families struggling with dementia. She also announced $2.7 million in funding for First Link dementia support, a resource that helps British Columbians manage the devastating disease.
Friday, April 8, 2016 1:00 PM
The Government of British Columbia announced that it is investing $8 million to promote the use of B.C. wood, help advance wood building systems and products, and to expand global markets for B.C. wood products.
Wednesday, March 30, 2016 2:35 PM
Following a successful pilot program last year, Premier Christy Clark announced a $2 million boost to the province’s invasive mussel defence program that will see eight permanent mussel inspection stations installed at major entry points along B.C.’s borders.
Tuesday, April 28, 2015 10:30 AM
Targeted funding of $250,000 was announced by Premier Christy Clark to help students at five public post-secondary institutions in Kelowna, Victoria and Vancouver develop coding-related skills for occupations that are in demand by the tech sector.
Tuesday, April 7, 2015 8:30 AM
The Okanagan's trail network will expand with a new recreational corridor between Kelowna and Coldstream, after the Government of B.C. pledged $7.2 million toward the acquisition of a discontinued CN rail line, Premier Christy Clark announced.