About Global Okanagan offers Canadians from coast to coast a host of news and information – from breaking news in their community to deep engaging content that puts complex world issues in perspective. Our 12 local newsrooms provide up-to-the-minute community-based news, weather and information, while our national coverage features stories, analysis and deep, engaging content about issues in Canada and abroad.

Contact Global Okanagan

Viewer Contact for comments, questions and events:
News Tips and Press Releases:
Phone: 1-888-762-4535 or 250-762-4535 if you live in Kelowna

For other inquiries and sales, phone 1-888-762-4535 or 250-762-4535 if you live in Kelowna

Share your news tips and photos!

  • Click here to send us your news tip!
  • Click here to send us your BEST Okanagan weather/scenic photos! Please include your name, daytime phone number, and a brief description of where the picture was taken.

Anniversaries and birthdays!

We are happy to schedule birthdays (100-plus) and anniversaries (50-plus) to run during our news/weather broadcast.

While we do our best to air all messages within these parameters, we cannot guarantee they happen due to possible breaking news and/or time constraints.

Send us an email 1 – 2 business days in advance to: with the following information:

  • the number of years birthday/anniversary,
  • the date, first and last names,
  • and the city in which they reside.

If you want to phone us, here are our phone numbers: 250-762-4535 and, toll-free, 1-888-762-4535

Where can you watch Global Okanagan?

Global Okanagan is now available on the following distributions channels:

Free over the air via antenna in HD (high definition):

  • Kelowna – Channel 27 HD
  • Penticton – Channel 32 HD
  • Vernon – Channel 20 HD

Analog free over the air via antenna in SD (standard definition):

  • Osoyoos – Channel 8 SD
  • Naramata/Penticton – Channel 7 SD
  • Enderby – Channel 16 SD
  • Salmon Arm – Channel 9 SD
  • Canoe – Channel 6 SD

Community TV:

  • Enderby – Channel 4 SD

Via Satellite:

  • Shaw Direct – Channel 326 SD Classic Lineup  Channel 64 SD Advanced Lineup
  • Bell Satellite  – Channel 654 SD
  • Telus Satellite – Channel 654 SD

Via Cable:

  • Shaw Cable – Channel 211 HD
  • Shaw Cable – Channel 4 SD
  • Telus Optik TV – Channel 114 HD  Channel 9116 SD
  • Omega Cable, Big White – Channel 6 SD
  • Eastlink Osoyoos/Oliver – Channel 13 SD
  • Eastlink Princeton – Channel 4 SD

Global Okanagan online staff

Doyle Potenteau  — Web producer

Shaw Spotlight

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