May 13, 2013 | 10:56Radio West Getting out the youth vote Audio
Radio West Getting out the youth vote May 13, 2013 | 10:56Voter turnout hit an all time low in the last provincial election. Just 51 per cent of eligible voters cast a ballot. The numbers were even worse for young people. Rebecca chatted with three university students: Sophia Harrison, Tim Krupa and Kelley Ware.
Mar 12, 2013 | 5:58Radio West The Classifieds The Bullet Bra Audio
Radio West The Classifieds The Bullet Bra Mar 12, 2013 | 5:58This week we meet Kelowna's Shelley Smith. Here's her ad: 'Attention aunts, moms, and grandmas of the 40s and 50s. Do you have any bullet bras? I am looking to swap out my brassieres to the ones you all wore in the good old days.' Here's Rebecca's conversation with Shelley.
Nov 20, 2012 | 7:09Radio West The Classifieds Yurt for Sale Audio
Radio West The Classifieds Yurt for Sale Nov 20, 2012 | 7:09This week, in the Classifieds we meet Grand Forks' Christy Luke. Here's her ad: '32 foot Yurt for Sale: $50,000 original value. Now $25,000. Stored in Grand Forks, BC.' Christy and her husband bought the yurt just two years ago to fulfill a dream. Things didn't go as planned.
Apr 16, 2013 | 7:05Radio West Salmon Arm Carpenter dismantling HemLock Audio
Radio West Salmon Arm Carpenter dismantling HemLock Apr 16, 2013 | 7:05Six years ago, at the age of 26, Joel Allen gave up his software job, and retired. But that didn't go as planned, so he switched careers and became a carpenter. Allen set about building a tree house on crown land in Whistler. He called it Hem Loft. But
Apr 19, 2013 | 6:08Radio West Dig your Neighbourhood Audio
Radio West Dig your Neighbourhood Apr 19, 2013 | 6:08Some students at UBCO are helping people learn more about Kelowna's north end. Rebecca sat down with Nancy Holmes, the Associate Dean of Research and Graduate Studies at UBCO, and creative writing student Logan Saunders to find out more.