Editorial

Elderly Kelowna man found seven kilometres from his home

Elderly Kelowna man found seven kilometres from his home

Man wandered away from his assisted-living residence and was found after Central Okanagan Search and Rescue combed the city Thursday night.

Elderly Kelowna man found seven kilometres from his home
Officials from Valley First and First West Credit Union

Credit union steps up to help fund Kelowna-based financial literacy program

Valley first pledges $50,000 to expand the CANsave program, developed by Okanagan Business School students.

Officials from Valley First and First West Credit Union
Update: Movie filming around Kelowna today and tomorrow

Update: Movie filming around Kelowna today and tomorrow

Crew's working on latest instalment of of "Nightmare" film series will be working in the city's North End and in City Park.

Update: Movie filming around Kelowna today and tomorrow
West Kelowna flushing mains of troubled water system

West Kelowna flushing mains of troubled water system

The Lakeview water system is currently under a water quality advisory because of elevated turbidity levels in Rose Valley reservoir.

West Kelowna flushing mains of troubled water system
Kelowna's evening recap for Wednesday Nov. 2

Kelowna’s evening recap for Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2016

Plans for a hotel change in Kelowna, a wildlife incident on the Westside Road project among the news items

Kelowna's evening recap for Wednesday Nov. 2
Okanagan College Health Care Assistant students (left to right) Brit Rider and Stephanie Shuttleworth in a simulated care situation.

Okanagan College Health Care Assistant program now accredited

Kelowna-based college with satellites throughout the Central Okanagan gets certification for its Health Care Assistant program

Okanagan College Health Care Assistant students (left to right) Brit Rider and Stephanie Shuttleworth in a simulated care situation.
Kelowna council will hear what the public thinks about a plan to build a second hotel across the highway from Kelowna International Airport Tuesday evening.

Updated: Plan for new hotel across from Kelowna airport gets council nod

City staff says there is demand for a second hotel in the Airport Industrial Park across Highway 97 from the busy airport.

Kelowna council will hear what the public thinks about a plan to build a second hotel across the highway from Kelowna International Airport Tuesday evening.
West Kelowna Fire Rescue (WKFR) responded to a residence on fire in the Paradise Mobile Home Park at 9 p.m Monday evening.

West Kelowna man escapes Monday blaze that destroys mobile home

A month after a visit from West Kelowna Fire Rescue to talk about smoke alarms and escape plans, resident needs both to remain safe

West Kelowna Fire Rescue (WKFR) responded to a residence on fire in the Paradise Mobile Home Park at 9 p.m Monday evening.
Police are investigating after a teenage girl was struck by a vehicle on Richter Street in Kelowna Tuesday morning.

Teen struck by vehicle in Kelowna

Police say the young teenaged girl was hit by a vehicle as she crossed Richter Street Tuesday morning.

Police are investigating after a teenage girl was struck by a vehicle on Richter Street in Kelowna Tuesday morning.
Kelowna shelter Inn From the Cold has opened its doors for the winter season.

Kelowna homeless shelter Inn From the Cold opens its doors for winter season

For 17 years the shelter has been providing a safe environment for the homeless

Kelowna shelter Inn From the Cold has opened its doors for the winter season.
Kelowna city council wants to see the RCMP auxiliary constable program brought back as a three-tiered program providing everything from community policing and crime prevention to full support for officers on duty.

RCMP report missing West Kelowna man found safe and sound

Man fled his home but was found safe on Monday evening

Kelowna city council wants to see the RCMP auxiliary constable program brought back as a three-tiered program providing everything from community policing and crime prevention to full support for officers on duty.
Former Kamloops Blazer Jake Kryski and the rest of the Kelowna Rockets take on the Blazers Tuesday night in Kelowna.

Rockets back in Kelowna to host Kamloops Tuesday

Kelowna and Kamloops renew their WHL rivalry Tuesday night at Prospera Place with Kelowna having won six straight

Former Kamloops Blazer Jake Kryski and the rest of the Kelowna Rockets take on the Blazers Tuesday night in Kelowna.
New measures implemented to make adoption easier.

B.C. adoption moving into the 21st Century

British Columbians looking to adopt children and youth from care can now begin their journey online through Adopt BC Kids.

New measures implemented to make adoption easier.
Recent graduates from Lake Country's junior firefighter program have highly recommended the program.

Lake Country looking for applicants for junior firefighter program

Challenging course will teach youth about being a firefighter

Recent graduates from Lake Country's junior firefighter program have highly recommended the program.
City's Imagine Kelowna project is progressing.

City encourages residents to take time and Imagine Kelowna

Join the conversation by using the hashtag #ImagineKelowna or email imagine.kelowna.ca.

City's Imagine Kelowna project is progressing.
Things making news this morning

Happy Halloween, Kelowna. The morning update for Oct. 31

Ghouls, city council meetings and weather ... oh my!

Things making news this morning
RCMP say they have cleared up a person of interest report around local schools.

Motorcycle collides with Mustang at Kelowna intersection

A Kelowna was sent to hospital with serious injuries after a collision involving his motorcycle Sunday evening.

RCMP say they have cleared up a person of interest report around local schools.
RCMP Volunteers

Take steps to keep your little ghouls safe when they’re walking around the Central Okanagan

Mounties went on patrol last week to promote pedestrian safety in Kelowna.

RCMP Volunteers
Lots to do around the Central Okanagan this Halloween weekend and Monday night.

Halloween Hauntings: What to do for Halloween in Kelowna and area

There's lots going on in the Central Okanagan this Halloween weekend as available on our interactive map

Lots to do around the Central Okanagan this Halloween weekend and Monday night.
The new Okanagan COllege trades training building in Kelowna.

Okanagan College trades building is Kelowna winning awards

The new building has been named best overall by the Southern Interior Construction Association.

The new Okanagan COllege trades training building in Kelowna.