Wayne Moore
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250-860-5050 ext: 103
Wayne is a 35 year veteran in the broadcasting industry in both radio and on-line.

He has spent the last 30 plus years in Kelowna and has called Castanet home since the fires of 2003.

With a background in both sports and news reporting, Wayne spends much of his time on the City Hall/political and sports beats at Castanet.

Wayne is married and has two grown sons of his own and a step-son.
Latest Articles from Wayne Moore

Developers tired of waiting

Jun 26, 2022 / 4:00 am

Photo: Contributed Six-storey condo site proposed for Lakedstone Time is money, and for developers waiting and waiting for permit approval for projects in Lake Country, time is costing them money. Several developers have reached out over

Locals running for Canada

Jun 25, 2022 / 3:00 pm

Photo: Contributed John Gay A pair of Kelowna runners will don the Maple Leaf at next month's Commonwealth Games in Birmingham, England. Short distance runner Jerome Blake and steeplechase athlete John Gay have both been included

Kelowna's $100M payroll

Jun 25, 2022 / 4:00 am

Photo: Castanet/file The City of Kelowna's payroll has topped out in excess of $100 million for the first time. In a full accounting of city spending released this week, city employees were compensated to the tune of $101.527 million

Rocket battling cancer

Jun 24, 2022 / 3:42 pm

Photo: Kelowna Rockets/file Kelowna Rockets forward Pavel Novak has a new fight on his hands, and it has nothing to do with hockey. The 20-year old Minnesota Wild prospect announced earlier today he is stepping away from the game for the

Defence suggests no jail

Jun 24, 2022 / 3:15 pm

Photo: Wayne Moore Robert Riley Saunders is remorseful for his actions and should not spend any time behind bars. That was the recommendation of defence lawyer Brian Fitzpatrick during the second day of his sentencing hearing. Saunders,

Donn won't seek re-election

Jun 24, 2022 / 4:00 am

Photo: Contributed Ryan Donn is taking a step back from politics. The two-term Kelowna city councillor has told Castanet News his name will not appear on the ballot when voters go to the polls in October. Donn says this decision does

Expert: force was excessive

Jun 23, 2022 / 2:31 pm

Photo: Tyler Russell Tyler Russell shortly after he was discharged from KGH following his arrest in May 2020. An expert in RCMP use-of-force tactics was allowed to take the stand Thursday as the trial of RCMP Const. Siggy Pietrzak resumed

Warriors acquire veteran D

Jun 22, 2022 / 6:20 pm

Photo: James Doyle The West Kelowna Warriors have acquired the rights to Kelowna resident Aiden Reeves. The defenceman, who will be entering his final year of junior eligibility, was acquired from the Prince George Spruce Kings for future

Shelter opening on Ellis

Jun 22, 2022 / 11:30 am

Photo: Google Street View UPDATE: 11:30 a.m. A new temporary shelter being created inside the former BC Tree Fruits packinghouse on Ellis Street is expected to open sometime in September or October. According to officials with BC Housing,

First candidate declares

Jun 22, 2022 / 9:57 am

Photo: Contributed James Kay is first out of the gate. The former development engineering manager with the City of Kelowna is the first non-incumbent to formally declare his candidacy for city council. Kay announced Wednesday morning


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