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Piles of wood found in Okanagan backcountry spark wildfire concerns

NEAR KELOWNA – The disaster in our neighbouring province and the unseasonably hot, dry spring is adding anxiety about the potential of a severe fire season in the Okanagan. 352 more words

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The Pantai Hill Orchard Resort - conflict and issues with resort operators

Here is a little summary of the on-going saga between residents and resort operators, played out on Pantai Hills Orchard Resort. We hope that – you – visitors – tourists – authorities – friends – families – workers may benefit from this information – and make informed choices to help this beleaguered community. 1,245 more words
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Fire on Pantai Hill Orchard Resort

January, February, March & April seem to be the dry and hot months on Pantai Hill. The lack of rain coupled with seasonal strong winds during this period has increased the risk of bush fires. 92 more words
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See smoke? Controlled burns in the central Okanagan

If you see smoke coming from central Okanagan mountains on Monday, it’s likely because of controlled burns.

Thanks to good air quality and venting conditions, the Regional District of Central Okanagan (RDCO) is doing controlled burning in the southern portion of Glen Canyon Regional Park in West Kelowna. 154 more words

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Controlled burns in West Kelowna

WEST KELOWNA — With good air quality and venting conditions, there will be some controlled burning happening in West Kelowna on Sunday.

The Regional District of Central Okanagan (RDCO) is advising of a controlled burn underway in the southern portion of Glen Canyon Regional Park. 180 more words

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Open Burning Season Begins Today!

Today begins Open Burning Season January 15 – May 1 between the hours of 10-4.

Permits are not required however you must call the fire department on the morning you wish to burn: Cotuit Fire Department (508)428-2210 will give you the ok to proceed, weather dependent. 6 more words

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Open Burning Season Starts This Week, Permits Available for $20

Open burning, allowed with a permit, starts later this week.

The open burning season season runs from Jan. 15 through May 1 from 10 a.m. 195 more words