Editorial

Fortis was given a rate approval

Fortis rates to inch up again in the new year

The rate hike is 2.76 per cent, which amounts to approximately $3.65 more per month for the average residential electricity customer

Fortis was given a rate approval
Big White is a key cog in the region's tourism. Tourism Kelowna announced its board at its AGM.

Tourism Kelowna predicting strong growth

Hotel occupancy in Kelowna rose 3.3 per cent with notable increases in the spring and fall months.

Big White is a key cog in the region's tourism. Tourism Kelowna announced its board at its AGM.
Central Okanagan gets lit for the holidays

Central Okanagan gets lit for the holidays

Here are a few of our hottest stories on this very cold day.

Central Okanagan gets lit for the holidays
A screen capture of a web cam overnight Saturday at Big White.

Big White fire chief says slow down

After near head-on accident sent three to hospital Saturday morning, chief says speed and bad tires usually the cause

A screen capture of a web cam overnight Saturday at Big White.
PIGS: A Pink Floyd Tribute show

Pink Floyd tribute band coming back to Okanagan

PIGS to play in Kelowna and Vernon early in the new year after sold out performances in July with their version of Animals

PIGS: A Pink Floyd Tribute show
Good Morning Kelowna: Dec. 1, 2016

Good Morning Kelowna: Dec. 1, 2016

A few tidbits of information to get your day started.

Good Morning Kelowna: Dec. 1, 2016
Big White Ski Resort opens today.

Plenty to do for residents and tourists alike in Thompson/Okanagan

The region is getting noticed far and wide and that's bringing people here, says Tourism Minister Shirley Bond.

Big White Ski Resort opens today.
More money coming for UBC Okanagan

More money coming for UBC Okanagan

MP and MLA to make announcement Friday at the Kelowna campus.

More money coming for UBC Okanagan
West Kelowna RCMP are investigating a Sunday morning shooting which injured a 33-year-old man.

Kelowna woman seriously injured while crossing road

A woman has been rushed to hospital Thursday morning in serious condition after being struck by a vehicle in downtown Kelowna.

West Kelowna RCMP are investigating a Sunday morning shooting which injured a 33-year-old man.
Kelowna Mayor Colin Basran (centre) with members of the Living Positive Resource Centre

World AIDS Day marked in Kelowna

Mayor Colin Basran makes a proclamation and an event to mark the day is planned for the Kelowna Art Gallery tonight.

Kelowna Mayor Colin Basran (centre) with members of the Living Positive Resource Centre
UBC associate professor of math

UBCO STUDY: Researcher says management of pine beetle not working

Baiting may actually help the pest’s population increase, UBC research shows.

UBC associate professor of math
Drivers in Kelowna are being asked to park their vehicles off the road in the event of a snowfall to let plows do their job more effectively.

Kelowna city crews ready for snow

CIty is asking drivers to not park on the street if possible during a snowfall so plows can get around easier.

Drivers in Kelowna are being asked to park their vehicles off the road in the event of a snowfall to let plows do their job more effectively.
The West Kelowna Warriors have made a BCHL trade.

Warriors deal D-man Coffey to Brockville

No players coming back to West Kelowna as Coffey dealt to Central Canada Hockey League

The West Kelowna Warriors have made a BCHL trade.
Canadian musician Joel Plaskett (right) will be in Kelowna on tour with his father Bill early next year.

East Coast rocker Joel Plaskett to play Kelowna with father Bill

Popular musicians will bring eclectic stylings to the Mary Irwin Theatre in Kelowna

Canadian musician Joel Plaskett (right) will be in Kelowna on tour with his father Bill early next year.
BC Tree Fruits hires new CEO

BC Tree Fruits names new CEO

The Co-operative Board of Directors hired Stan Swales, who brings 30 years experience to the co-op, Nov. 28.

BC Tree Fruits hires new CEO
There's plenty to do to get into the Christmas spirit this weekend in downtown Kelowna.

Downtown Kelowna plans to light up this Saturday

Full line-up of entertainment planned for Saturday, and free parking on Saturday's planned for this weekend

There's plenty to do to get into the Christmas spirit this weekend in downtown Kelowna.
Good morning Kelowna

Good morning Kelowna: Get started with our morning recap for Nov. 29

Kelowna targets the homeless and looks to sell sponsorship on city buildings; Big White opening Wednesday

Good morning Kelowna
A Kelowna high school student has been diagnosed with Meningococcal Disease.

Rare disease infects Kelowna student

School district sends out letter to parents notifying them of the Meningococcal Disease

A Kelowna high school student has been diagnosed with Meningococcal Disease.
The free

Kelowna’s Stuart Park skating rink set to open Dec. 1

Free, open-air rink has proven popular with residents over the last six years.

The free
Singer Johnny Reid will be performing at the Canadian Culinary Championships in Kelowna this February.

Singer Johnny Reid to headline 2017 Canadian Culinary Championships in Kelowna

February event to feature musical stylings of Reid as well as Canadian singer-songwriter Danny Michel

Singer Johnny Reid will be performing at the Canadian Culinary Championships in Kelowna this February.