Barry Gerding

A drawing from the Nk’Mip children’s art exhibit opening Jan. 19 at Kelowna Art Gallery and the Okanagan Heritage Museum. Photo: contributed

Collaborative effort to showcase historic Indigenous children’s art

Shared Nk’Mip children’s art exhibition hosted by Kelowna Art Gallery and Okanagan Heritage Museum

A drawing from the Nk’Mip children’s art exhibit opening Jan. 19 at Kelowna Art Gallery and the Okanagan Heritage Museum. Photo: contributed
SD 23 responds to Kelowna school PAC money theft

SD 23 responds to Kelowna school PAC money theft

School board chair says affected South Rutland Elementary field trips won’t be cancelled

SD 23 responds to Kelowna school PAC money theft
Inside the Foundry Kelowna centre located on Kirschner Road. Photo: Capital News file

Foundry Kelowna looking to go mobile

Youth health centre looks to expand access to services across Central Okanagan

Inside the Foundry Kelowna centre located on Kirschner Road. Photo: Capital News file
Inside the Foundry Kelowna centre located on Kirschner Road. Photo: Capital News file

Foundry Kelowna looking to go mobile

Youth health centre looks to expand access to services across Central Okanagan

Inside the Foundry Kelowna centre located on Kirschner Road. Photo: Capital News file
Dr. BENTZ, an emerging Canadian hip hop artist with deep roots in the Okanagan. Photo: Contributed

Kelowna naturopath offers healthy dose of hip hop

Hip hop influence for Dr. BENTZ began as Lake Country teenager

Dr. BENTZ, an emerging Canadian hip hop artist with deep roots in the Okanagan. Photo: Contributed
Photo: Vanmar Constructors                                Artist rendition of the new seniors’ residence in Peachland.

New Peachland seniors’ residence springs a leak

Moving in will be delayed for some.

Photo: Vanmar Constructors                                Artist rendition of the new seniors’ residence in Peachland.
Southeast Kelowna residents gather around information boards set up by the city at an open house last year outlining planned upgrades of the water system in the area. Photo: Alistair Waters/Capital News

Kelowna adapting to larger Okanagan watershed management role

City seeks ways to collaborate with regional water stakeholders

Southeast Kelowna residents gather around information boards set up by the city at an open house last year outlining planned upgrades of the water system in the area. Photo: Alistair Waters/Capital News
Academy Ridge row housing design for 154 residential units along Academy Way in Kelowna. Photo: Contributed

Kelowna council underwhelmed by row housing project design

Academy Ridge proponents asked to explain exterior design decisions to council

Academy Ridge row housing design for 154 residential units along Academy Way in Kelowna. Photo: Contributed
South Rutland Elementary School. Photo: Contributed

South Rutland Elementary PAC robbed of $20,000

Second theft involving a School District 23 parent advisory council bank account this school year

South Rutland Elementary School. Photo: Contributed
Although dementia mainly affects older people, it is not a normal part of ageing. Worldwide, around 50 million people have dementia, and there are nearly 10 million new cases every year. Alzheimer’s disease is the most common form of dementia and may contribute to 60 to 70 per cent of cases. Photo: Contributed

Column: Difficulty of dealing with dementia

Dementia journey a mix of humour and sadness.

Although dementia mainly affects older people, it is not a normal part of ageing. Worldwide, around 50 million people have dementia, and there are nearly 10 million new cases every year. Alzheimer’s disease is the most common form of dementia and may contribute to 60 to 70 per cent of cases. Photo: Contributed
Property assessment increases for Penticton, Kelowna, West Kelowna and Vernon residential property owners fell within the 6-8 per cent range. Photo: Contributed

Peachland-Lake Country corridor property assessments continue to rise

Biggest increases for Okanagan region from 2018 to 2019 reported in Summerland, Keremeos

Property assessment increases for Penticton, Kelowna, West Kelowna and Vernon residential property owners fell within the 6-8 per cent range. Photo: Contributed
An artist’s impression of what Sutherland Avenue would look like in the Capri-Landmark plan. —Image: City of Kelowna

Year in Review No. 3: A significant redevelopment proposal hits a snag

City’s plan for Capri-Landmark urban area runs into opposition roadblock

An artist’s impression of what Sutherland Avenue would look like in the Capri-Landmark plan. —Image: City of Kelowna
Safeguarding youth from Internet addiction

Safeguarding youth from Internet addiction

Kelowna website founder invited to global conference on children’s social media exposure rights

Safeguarding youth from Internet addiction
Okanagan Basin Water Board vice-chair Cindy Fortin (left), mayor of Peachland (representing Regional District of Central Okanagan), and chair Sue McKortoff, mayor of Osoyoos (representing Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen). Photo: OBWB

Osoyoos mayor to chair Okanagan water board

Sue McKortoff brings South Okanagan perspective to board chair’s role

Okanagan Basin Water Board vice-chair Cindy Fortin (left), mayor of Peachland (representing Regional District of Central Okanagan), and chair Sue McKortoff, mayor of Osoyoos (representing Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen). Photo: OBWB
Conceptual design for Mission Group’s U-Eight condo project in Kelowna’s University District. Photo: Mission Group

UBCO addressing on-campus student housing needs

Further 440 bed commitment will add to existing 1,676 student campus housing inventory

Conceptual design for Mission Group’s U-Eight condo project in Kelowna’s University District. Photo: Mission Group
Column: Adopting historic views for modern times

Column: Adopting historic views for modern times

Expanding role for First Nations in managing environment

Column: Adopting historic views for modern times
31 applications submitted to Kelowna for cannabis store operations

31 applications submitted to Kelowna for cannabis store operations

Just over one-third of the applications received are concentrated in downtown locations

31 applications submitted to Kelowna for cannabis store operations
Boating on Kalamalka Lake. Photo: Contributed

Kal/Wood Lake study cites need to protect drinking water

Study recommends boaters stay away from low wake zones around shoreline, drinking water intakes

Boating on Kalamalka Lake. Photo: Contributed
Retailers feel impact of generous return policies

Retailers feel impact of generous return policies

Technology data tracking can clamp down on fraudulent abuse

Retailers feel impact of generous return policies
Completion of a washroom upgrade project at Mount Boucherie Secondary is the school district’s top priority funding request for school enhancement projects for the 2019-20 school year. Photo: Contributed

School upgrade spending focus on West Kelowna school

Mount Boucherie Secondary washroom upgrade project to cost $590,000 to complete

Completion of a washroom upgrade project at Mount Boucherie Secondary is the school district’s top priority funding request for school enhancement projects for the 2019-20 school year. Photo: Contributed