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The Scavenger hunt will include prizes from local businesses (Elevation Outdoors)

The Great Kelowna Scavenger Hunt returns for its second year

The event will take place downtown Kelowna on August 14

The Scavenger hunt will include prizes from local businesses (Elevation Outdoors)
The vigil will include an open mic period for those wishing to speak (via North Okanagan Labour Council/ Facebook)

Kelowna crane collapse victims to be remembered at vigil

Residents are invited near the crash site to pay their respects

The vigil will include an open mic period for those wishing to speak (via North Okanagan Labour Council/ Facebook)
Kelowna looking for feedback on proposed accessible parking changes. (Black Press Media file)

Kelowna asks for feedback on accessible parking reccomendations

Short survey to gather feedback on proposed changes before council consideration

Kelowna looking for feedback on proposed accessible parking changes. (Black Press Media file)
Kelowna residents and businesses are taking part in the #hangahighvisoutside trend to honour victims of a deadly downtown crane collapse on Monday, July 12. (Liseanne Doiron/facebook)

PHOTOS: High-vis vests displayed to honour 5 killed in Kelowna crane collapse

Locals are posting photos to social media under the hashtag #hangahighvisoutside

Kelowna residents and businesses are taking part in the #hangahighvisoutside trend to honour victims of a deadly downtown crane collapse on Monday, July 12. (Liseanne Doiron/facebook)
Jeremy Welder, BGC Okanagan CEO (left) and Jarrod Stocker, BGC Okanagan Facilities and Transportation Manager (right) painted the door leading to the youth shelter at the Downtown Youth Centre in Kelowna. (Submitted photo)

BGC Okanagan receives massive donation to help fight youth homelessness

The organization painted their door orange as part of Home Depot’s Orange Door Project

Jeremy Welder, BGC Okanagan CEO (left) and Jarrod Stocker, BGC Okanagan Facilities and Transportation Manager (right) painted the door leading to the youth shelter at the Downtown Youth Centre in Kelowna. (Submitted photo)
David Dube won $500,000 in the January 19th, 2021 draw. (Contributed)

Kelowna man shocked after $500K lottery win

David Dube won the money through a Lotto Max Extra ticket

David Dube won $500,000 in the January 19th, 2021 draw. (Contributed)
(Contributed/City of Kelowna)

Free community activities return to Kelowna’s parks

Park & Play and Dancing in the Park events will resume this month

(Contributed/City of Kelowna)
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Kelowna company to donate 5,000 slices of pizza to the homeless

The Kelowna Gospel Mission will be hosting seven pizza nights over seven weeks

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Two regional parks affected by the closure. (Black Press Media file)

Parking closures for two Central Okanagan regional parks

Lots at Mission Creek and Shannon Lake will briefly close later this month to paint parking stall lines

Two regional parks affected by the closure. (Black Press Media file)
Matei Eremia is a Graduate of the War Amps Child Amputee (CHAMP) Program (Photo War Amps)

Kelowna man expresses gratitude to War Amps programs

The War Amps Key Service celebrates 75 years of service

Matei Eremia is a Graduate of the War Amps Child Amputee (CHAMP) Program (Photo War Amps)
Splashing around in the lake (Randy Lindeboom/Facebook)

B.C.’s heat wave has drawn to a close, but pets still need to be kept cool

The BC SPCA has seen record numbers of heat exhaustion in pets over the past few weeks

Splashing around in the lake (Randy Lindeboom/Facebook)
Students at Quigley Elementary will have access to the school’s library over the summer. (Contributed)

Kelowna elementary school library stays open to combat the ‘summer slide’

Quigley Elementary’s library will be open once weekly to keep them reading over the holidays

Students at Quigley Elementary will have access to the school’s library over the summer. (Contributed)
Live! in Lake Country is back this summer with a concert lineup that has something for everyone. (Facebook)

Live music returns to Lake Country

10 performers set to take the stage in Swalwell Park park throughout July

Live! in Lake Country is back this summer with a concert lineup that has something for everyone. (Facebook)
Severe thunderstorm watch issued across Okanagan Valley. (Contributed)

Severe thunderstorm warning for Kelowna, watch in effect for Okanagan

The storms are expected to be short but severe

Severe thunderstorm watch issued across Okanagan Valley. (Contributed)
The Kelowna Rockets’ Cal Foote warms up before a game against the Spokane Chiefs on January 10, 2017. (Marissa Baecker/Kelowna Rockets)

Kelowna Rockets alumni celebrate Stanley Cup win

Tampa Bay Lightning defencemen Cal Foote and Luke Schenn played junior hockey in Kelowna

The Kelowna Rockets’ Cal Foote warms up before a game against the Spokane Chiefs on January 10, 2017. (Marissa Baecker/Kelowna Rockets)
Proposed design of Ballou Park (Photo City Of Kelowna)

City of Kelowna seeking public input for Glenmore park proposal

Many additions are being proposed for Ballou Park, with construction set to start in 2022

Proposed design of Ballou Park (Photo City Of Kelowna)
West Kelowna firefighters put out a small grassfire on Wednesday, July 7. (Contributed/West Kelowna Fire Rescue)

Grass fire in West Kelowna causes power outage

The blaze was quickly knocked down by crews, power out in Boucherie area

West Kelowna firefighters put out a small grassfire on Wednesday, July 7. (Contributed/West Kelowna Fire Rescue)
West Kelowna’s Music in the Park returns July 9. (Music in the Park/Facebook)

Music in the Park returns to West Kelowna

Two local talents join forces to bring back the beloved event

West Kelowna’s Music in the Park returns July 9. (Music in the Park/Facebook)
Kelowna’s Okanagan Football Academy earned accolades at the Western National Championships from July 2 to 4. (Okanagan Football Academy photo)

Kelowna youth football teams shine at western championships

The Okanagan Football Academy sent four youth teams to Calgary, all of whom finished on the podium

Kelowna’s Okanagan Football Academy earned accolades at the Western National Championships from July 2 to 4. (Okanagan Football Academy photo)
Opera Kelowna Presents The Book Of My Shames. in frame: Isaiah Bell (Opera Kelowna)
Isaiah Bell during the Opera Kelowna’s production of The Book Of My Shames. (Contributed)

Opera Kelowna returns to the stage

The Book Of My Shames is the opera’s first live production since 2019

Opera Kelowna Presents The Book Of My Shames. in frame: Isaiah Bell (Opera Kelowna)
Isaiah Bell during the Opera Kelowna’s production of The Book Of My Shames. (Contributed)