Jean Russell

Dads want to be part of their children’s development

“We work with agencies and organizations to look at how they can be more father-friendly.”

Hunters march Saturday

Hunters march peacefully to protest licence allocation

Hunters protested the allocation between own-use and guide-outfitter licences in West Kelowna Saturday.

Hunters march Saturday
Kristian Eligh

Elite chefs revel in the kitchen

The Canadian Culinary Championships in Kelowna Feb. 6 and 7.

Kristian Eligh
Students from Heritage Christian School join the Stitches and Stories at Regency Northwood Retirement Resort in Kelowna. Some of the knitters on Tuesday morning were (left to right) Lorraine Austin

Friendships tied up over knitting needles

Students wanted a better connection than singing carols to seniors at Christmas. So they took up knitting.

Students from Heritage Christian School join the Stitches and Stories at Regency Northwood Retirement Resort in Kelowna. Some of the knitters on Tuesday morning were (left to right) Lorraine Austin
Sterling Hayden with her ready-to-go Christmas tree.

Christmas tree looking for a home

Decorated, delivered and sealed with a Christmas carol.

Sterling Hayden with her ready-to-go Christmas tree.
Ryan Scott is leading a fundraising drive to dig a well for a community in need.

Const. Neil Bruce student thinks of others this Christmas

Ryan Scott has challenged of his school to think outside the gift box this Christmas.

Ryan Scott is leading a fundraising drive to dig a well for a community in need.
Dr. Gary  Goplen

State-of-the-art tools for Okanagan operations

Throughout the ORs, booms, each costing up to $450,000 before they are outfitted with surgical equipment, are suspended from ceilings.

Dr. Gary  Goplen
A fatal accident on Hwy 97 by Wood Lake resulted in traffic being turned around to take Oyama Road between Winfield and Oyama or via Carrs Landing. The highway will be closed for several hours while police investigate.

Update: Female driver of a vehicle in Wood Lake confirmed deceased

Highway 97 between Winfield and Oyama about to reopen after fatal accident preliminary investigation.

A fatal accident on Hwy 97 by Wood Lake resulted in traffic being turned around to take Oyama Road between Winfield and Oyama or via Carrs Landing. The highway will be closed for several hours while police investigate.

Woman reported uninjured by bear in Ellison area of Kelowna

Initial reports said 30-year-old woman mauled by a bear in Ellison area.

fire

Fire contained to small room at Kelowna General Hospital Monday afternoon

Firefighters contain fire to one small room on Abbott Street side of hospital.

fire

Chlorine leak at Sun Valley Foods Processing

Police establish half mile no-go zone around Leckie Place and evacuate adjacent businesses.

Vapour trails from aircraft criss-crossing the Kelowna sky has raised concerns for at least one Kelowna resident that he says nobody is willing to answer.

Vapour trails have Kelowna man seeing a conspiracy

On Thursday morning, Sebastien Latour looked up to the Kelowna skyline and didn’t see a cloud in sight. “The sky was clear as a bell,” Latour said.

Vapour trails from aircraft criss-crossing the Kelowna sky has raised concerns for at least one Kelowna resident that he says nobody is willing to answer.

Grass fire at base of Knox Mountain near Herbert Heights Road

Kelowna Fire Department responding.