Daybreak South with Chris Walker
July 29, 2021: The hot, dry weather conditions is having an impact on lake levels around B.C. Okanagan Lake is nearly at the same level it was in 2003, one of the driest years on record.
July 29, 2021: COVID-19 cases are soaring within Interior and the mask mandate is back. We speak to the owner of a Kelowna restaurant about how this will impact her business.
July 29, 2021: The heavy smoke throughout the Central Interior isn't just affecting our ability to breathe. But it's also negatively affecting local tourism operations. We speak with a skydiving company in Vernon.
July 29, 2021: The Central Okanagan has declared an outbreak of COVID, and new regulations are back in place for those who are not vaccinated. We speak to the mayors of Salmon Arm and Revelstoke as each of their communities have very different vaccination rates.
July 28, 2021: Environment Canada says the thick smoke from hundreds of burning wildfires in BC will stick around for months
July 28, 2021: Williams Lake First Nation Chief Willie Sellars has written a kids book called "Hockey with Dad"
July 28, 2021: Penticton's mayor reacts to the chambers concerns about a lack of housing developments in the community
July 28, 2021: It was meant to be a cooling centre in Trail, but the facility has highlighted the need for a larger homeless shelter in the community