For the first time since a mudslide closed the highway to traffic on Friday, drivers were be able to get through on Highway 3A between Keremeos and Kaleden on Tuesday afternoon. 165 more words
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Crews working on the landslide that closed Highway 3A had to shut down on Monday afternoon because of the risk of further slides.
The highway at Yellow Lake, between Keremeos and the Highway 97 junction near Kaleden, has been blocked since Friday. 98 more words
UPDATE: There is no estimated time for opening Highway 3A.
The next update from DriveBC is expected at 4:00 p.m. Sunday.
An Emergency Operations Centre information release from the Regional District of Okanagan Similkameen states the highway will be closed “for the near future”. 119 more words
The Village of Keremeos is attempting to acquire a 13 hectare piece of Similkameen riverbed southeast of Keremeos to ban camping at the popular unsanctioned campground. 418 more words
Police are going incognito while trying to catch distracted drivers, and it’s working.
If you find yourself next to a shuttle bus, it might not just be another wine tour — there could be officers looking for distracted drivers and those who live for the thrill of not wearing a seatbelt. 217 more words
Several police agencies and chopper involved in arrest of woman allegedly with handgun in the Okanagan
A 31-year-old woman, allegedly armed with a handgun and ammunition, has been arrested after evading police in several Okanagan communities.
On Tuesday, a Penticton police officer observed a silver Ford Explorer driving dangerously in the north end of town. 233 more words