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Kelowna’s Kitsch Wines hosting Earth Day garbage pickup challenge

“Take a walk through your favourite greenway or park to pick up trash, get your wetsuit on and clean up the lake or get in a boat and fish for trash”

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Ben Klick is a country music singer living in Kelowna, B.C. (Contributed)

Kelowna’s Ben Klick partnering with local country music stations for annual virtual music festival fundraiser

The third annual Music Fest MS will come in the form of a Youtube livestream on May 30

Ben Klick is a country music singer living in Kelowna, B.C. (Contributed)
The seventh annual Interior Savings Unplug and Play Family Literacy Week is scheduled for April 18 to 24. (File photo)

Annual Unplug and Play Week scheduled for April 18 to 24

Activities include making craft bags, neighbourhood hidden gems bingo, a scavenger hunt and more

The seventh annual Interior Savings Unplug and Play Family Literacy Week is scheduled for April 18 to 24. (File photo)
A West Kelowna home was damaged in a fire that occurred overnight on Saturday, April 17. (Photo courtesy of West Kelowna Fire Rescue)

West Kelowna home damaged in overnight fire

The cause of the fire is undetermined and has been deemed unsuspicious

A West Kelowna home was damaged in a fire that occurred overnight on Saturday, April 17. (Photo courtesy of West Kelowna Fire Rescue)
Two bikes that were stolen after a West Kelowna parking garage was looted on April 3. Photo: Crime Stoppers Central Okanagan

Parking garage looted in West Kelowna

A car was broken into and six storage lockers were ransacked

Two bikes that were stolen after a West Kelowna parking garage was looted on April 3. Photo: Crime Stoppers Central Okanagan
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Morning Start: More human twins are being born now than ever before

Your morning start for Friday, April 16, 2021

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The administrative headquarters for Central Okanagan Public Schools in Kelowna. (File photo)

COVID-19 exposures identified at four Central Okanagan Schools

Cases of exposure at Central Okanagan schools have grown over the course of the month.

The administrative headquarters for Central Okanagan Public Schools in Kelowna. (File photo)
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Cause of Glenmore construction fire undetermined following investigation

No evidence available to determine whether or not the cause of the fire was suspicious or accidental

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Kelowna Fire Department. (FILE)

Shed fire spreads to Kelowna home

The fire extended into the attic of a residence

Kelowna Fire Department. (FILE)
The administrative headquarters for Central Okanagan Public Schools in Kelowna. (File photo)

COVID-19 exposures identified at five Central Okanagan Schools

The infected individuals are self-isolating at home, IH said.

The administrative headquarters for Central Okanagan Public Schools in Kelowna. (File photo)
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Morning Start: Chinese police have geese squads

Your morning start for Thursday, April 15, 2021

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Man arrested in West Kelowna for stealing police bait car

The suspect has been identified as Raymond Francis Thiffault of Kamloops, who already had an outstanding Canada-wide warrant.

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Morning Start: Abraham Lincoln’s bodyguard left his post to grab a drink

Your morning start for Wednesday, April 14, 2021

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Marylou Jensen. (Contributed)

Central Okanagan Search and Rescue helps locate missing senior woman

Marylou Jensen left her home in the 900-block of Grenfell Road on foot at 5 p.m. on Tuesday

Marylou Jensen. (Contributed)
A worker is seen dismantling the damaged crane on April 13. (Aaron Hemens - Kelowna Capital News)

UPDATE: Evacuation order rescinded after Glenmore fire-damaged crane dismantled

The crane expected to be removed by the end of the day

A worker is seen dismantling the damaged crane on April 13. (Aaron Hemens - Kelowna Capital News)
(Aaron Hemens - Kelowna Capital News)

Man found tangled in barbed wire on trail near UBC Okanagan

Man’s friend claims he’d been drinking when he went missing Monday afternoon

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Non-stop flights between Ottawa and Kelowna to be offered this summer

One-way flights start as low as $59 with taxes and fees included

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The administrative headquarters for Central Okanagan Public Schools in Kelowna. (File photo)

COVID-19 exposures confirmed at 6 Central Okanagan Schools

The infected individuals are self-isolating at home with support from local public health teams

The administrative headquarters for Central Okanagan Public Schools in Kelowna. (File photo)
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No criminal intent in the case of man who approached two children: Kelowna RCMP

“Investigators have determined there was no criminal intent on his part and that he regrets causing the children, their families and the community concern.”

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Morning Start: Foot bones don’t harden until you’re an adult

Your morning start for Tuesday, April 13, 2021

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