RapidBus service expansion speeds up Westside commute

September 6, 2014

WEST KELOWNA – Faster service, new modern stations and the latest transit technology will make taking the bus more comfortable and reliable for RapidBus BC passengers. The RapidBus BC service connecting West Kelowna, Westbank First Nation and Kelowna with the University of BC Okanagan (UBCO) is now in service. The $46 million Kelowna RapidBus BC project […]


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Government of Canada supports the annual Lake Country ArtWalk

August 27, 2014

Lake Country, British Columbia – Department of Canadian Heritage – The Okanagan’s largest art show, the Lake Country ArtWalk, will once again welcome visitors and art lovers, thanks to an investment of $7,600 under the Building Communities Through Arts and Heritage program. This multi-arts festival highlights the work of established and emerging artists from throughout […]


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Unveiling of the CTO Plaques – Canada’s first national internment operations

August 22, 2014

(L-R) Lake Country Mayor James Baker, Father Andrezj Waslyinko, Ron Cannan, Member of Parliament for Kelowna – Lake Country, and Acting Kelowna Mayor Maxine Dehart. Kelowna – The Honourable Ron Cannan, P.C., M.P. was pleased to attend the unveiling of the CTO Plaques in Kelowna at the Dormition of the Mother of God, Ukrainian Catholic […]


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Harper Government invests in project to increase social participation and inclusion of seniors in Kelowna

August 13, 2014

Kelowna, British Columbia – Employment and Social Development Canada – The Honourable Alice Wong, Minister of State (Seniors), announced today that seniors in Kelowna will be receiving support from the Government for a building renovation project that will foster social participation and inclusion. The Dr. Gurmeet Singh Randhawa Seniors Society is receiving close to $25,000 […]


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Parliamentary Secretary Parm Gill Meets with Veterans and Stakeholders in Kelowna

August 5, 2014

Kelowna, B.C. – Veterans Affairs Canada On behalf of the Honourable Julian Fantino, Minister of Veterans Affairs, Parliamentary Secretary Parm Gill today met with representatives of Veterans’ organizations and other stakeholders to gain their perspectives on key issues facing Canada’s Veterans. The Parliamentary Secretary was joined by the Honourable Ron Cannan, Member of Parliament for Kelowna–Lake […]


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