Rise and shine, Osoyoos — It’s Tuesday, August 23. Here’s what you need to know as your day gets started.
More sun and more heat today as we reach 29 this afternoon. UV Index down a little to 6. A beautiful evening with a cool 24 expected and 16 overnight. Sunset this evening at 7:57.
It’s a twist on a popular MP pastime: Richard Cannings plans to visit communities in his riding, but he’ll do it by bicycle. The 62-year-old MP will be in Osoyoos on August 29-30.
While crews are mopping up after a spectacular hillside fire in Okanagan Falls, other firefighters in West Kelowna are still struggling to contain a wildfire that has forced the evacuation of about 150 properties. We can never say it enough: please be careful with your campfires, back-country travel and cigarettes.