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Thursday, September 9, 2021 7:30 AM
A temporary water restriction order is being rescinded earlier than planned for water licensees and groundwater users in the Thompson Okanagan region’s Bessette Creek area.
Friday, August 20, 2021 12:45 PM
As drought conditions continue for much of the southern Interior, water restriction orders are now in place for two areas in the Thompson-Okanagan region.
Saturday, August 14, 2021 9:00 AM
The continued unprecedented dry and hot conditions in British Columbia’s southern Interior has prompted government to increase the drought level in the Okanagan to 4.
Monday, January 18, 2021 1:00 PM
Comments are being accepted until March 18, 2021, on a discussion paper released as part of a comprehensive timber supply review for the Okanagan Timber Supply Area.
Friday, September 20, 2019 1:15 PM
The BC Wildfire Service plans to burn approximately 10 piles in Joe Rich, west of Philpott Road.
Friday, April 26, 2019 10:25 AM
Under the BC Rural Dividend Program, the Government of British Columbia is providing $271,544 for four projects in the South Okanagan.
Friday, October 20, 2017 2:50 PM
The Government of British Columbia is providing $500,000 to the Thompson Okanagan Tourism Association, as part of more than $10.1 million being awarded to 90 eligible local governments, First Nations and not-for-profit organizations under the BC Rural Dividend program, announced Lisa Beare, Minister of Tourism, Arts and Culture, on behalf of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development Minister Doug Donaldson today.
Wednesday, September 13, 2017 3:29 PM
Private waterfront landowners on the Okanagan lakes who want to repair docks, boat moorage facilities, retaining walls or eroded land are reminded to contact their local government to find out what kind of authorization is required.
Thursday, August 24, 2017 7:14 PM
The BC Wildfire Service is responding to a new wildfire north of Highway 33, approximately 20 kilometres east of Kelowna and just north of the community of Joe Rich.
Wednesday, July 26, 2017 1:30 PM
Now that the Okanagan region is recovering from high water levels and spring flooding, provincial government staff are available to support local governments, businesses and residents in their recovery efforts.