Kelowna News Staff

UPDATED: Peachland wildfire now at 100 hectares

UPDATED: Peachland wildfire now at 100 hectares

The Finlay Creek wildfire southwest of Peachland and Kelowna, is burning rapidly

UPDATED: Peachland wildfire now at 100 hectares
The out-of-control fire near Philpott Road, 20 kilometres east of Kelowna, is described as massive and has forced an evacuation of the area.—Image credit: Barry Gerding/CapitalNews

Updated: Fast moving fire sparked near Kelowna

A blaze is burning on both sides of Philpott Road near Joe Rich

The out-of-control fire near Philpott Road, 20 kilometres east of Kelowna, is described as massive and has forced an evacuation of the area.—Image credit: Barry Gerding/CapitalNews
Image Credit: Twitter/@BCGovFireInfo

Aussies are on the way to battle BC fires

These personnel will join more than 2,000 personnel already actively engaged in fire suppression

Image Credit: Twitter/@BCGovFireInfo
Black Press file. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward

Kelowna woman facing charges of uttering death threats to Clark, Thomson

Special prosecutor has approved charges against Pavla Janeckova of Kelowna

Black Press file. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward