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Grey Man recovering after having his leg amputated. AlleyCats, Facebook.

Cat allegedly shot by pellet gun in Oliver has leg amputated

Kelowna Veterinary Hospital performed an emergency surgery to remove the leg

Grey Man recovering after having his leg amputated. AlleyCats, Facebook.
Cantina closed due to COVID. Instagram.

Cantina Kelowna closes due to COVID-19 case

The restaurant will be closed until Dec. 10

Cantina closed due to COVID. Instagram.
Friends with Dorothy opens in Victoria.

LGBT2Q+ lounge Friends with Dorothy opens second location in Victoria

The Kelowna-based lounge plans to open in Victoria mid-December

Friends with Dorothy opens in Victoria.
Leighton Allen Labute faces charges of animal abuse and allegedly has a string of social media accounts depicting disturbing content.

Accused Kelowna hamster killer has trial date set for 2021

Leighton Labute’s three day trial is scheduled for Aug. 16, 2021

Leighton Allen Labute faces charges of animal abuse and allegedly has a string of social media accounts depicting disturbing content.
Kate Pauling selling her cookies. (Contributed)

Kelowna newspaper carrier spreads joy to children in need

Kate Pauling fund-raises for Samaritan’s Purse Shoe Boxes

Kate Pauling selling her cookies. (Contributed)
Orchard Park Shopping Centre’s Apple Entrance. (Michael Rodriguez - Capital News)

Orchard Park Mall employee allegedly threatened by anti-mask protester

Kelowna RCMP are investigating the matter

Orchard Park Shopping Centre’s Apple Entrance. (Michael Rodriguez - Capital News)
Laurie Rix makes a large donation to BC Cancer.

B.C. woman, with Kelowna ties, makes record donation to breast cancer research

Through the Rix Family Foundation, Laurie Rix, donated $5 M to BC Cancer

Laurie Rix makes a large donation to BC Cancer.
Kamala Harris speaks to get out the vote in Detroit, MI. Twitter. (File)

Kelowna’s connection to the U.S. election

City councillor Mohini Singh is the aunt to the press secretary of Democratic Vice-Presidential nominee Kamala Harris

Kamala Harris speaks to get out the vote in Detroit, MI. Twitter. (File)
(File)

Two Surrey men heavily fined for 2018 Osoyoos hunting violation

The men were charged following a 2018 hunting incident in Osoyoos

(File)
RCMP. (Phil McLachlan - Black Press Media)

Child safe after alleged abduction by parents in Kamloops

No Amber Alert was issued as the situation quickly unfolded and the child was located safe

RCMP. (Phil McLachlan - Black Press Media)
McCleave is eight years old.

AlleyCats pet of the week

Meet McCleave and Nyx

McCleave is eight years old.
Smack Dab at Manteo Resort. (Smack Dab Facebook photo)

Kelowna restaurant Smack Dab closes for the season

Smack Dab joins Fernando’s Pub in shutting down till spring

Smack Dab at Manteo Resort. (Smack Dab Facebook photo)
A puppy is cared for at the Kelowna BC SPCA. Image: BC SPCA

Puppy recovers from virus after being seized from Princeton farm

The pup was one of the 97 animals seized by the BC SPCA in September

A puppy is cared for at the Kelowna BC SPCA. Image: BC SPCA
One person remains in hospital due to COVID-19. Pixabay.

Interior Health reports 2 additional COVID-19 cases prior to Thanksgiving

There are 18 cases active and in isolation in the Interior Health region

One person remains in hospital due to COVID-19. Pixabay.
Jaycee’s birthday party with dog friends. (Facebook photo)

Kelowna dog, owner throw 10th birthday party to raise funds for BC SPCA

John Kinloch raised $3,000 to help animals in need at the BC SPCA

Jaycee’s birthday party with dog friends. (Facebook photo)
One of the puppies seized from a Princeton farm by the BC SPCA. Image: BC SPCA

Costs climb to more than $100K for BC SPCA to care for animals in Princeton farm seizure

Eight puppies, of the 97 animals seized have now died from parvovirus enteritis

One of the puppies seized from a Princeton farm by the BC SPCA. Image: BC SPCA
The animals were living in an extremely poor environment, according to the BC SPCA. Photo BC SPCA.

6 puppies rescued in mass seizure on Princeton farm have died of illness: BC SPCA

Of the 97 distressed horses, cats and dogs seized, most of the puppies suffered from parvo

The animals were living in an extremely poor environment, according to the BC SPCA. Photo BC SPCA.
Spring Hawes is running for the BC NDP in Kelowna West. (Facebook photo)

BC NDP nominate Spring Hawes as Kelowna West candidate

Hawes will be running against Ben Stewart the incumbent BC Liberal

Spring Hawes is running for the BC NDP in Kelowna West. (Facebook photo)
Okanagan Beach Club Tiki Bar, Facebook.

Okanagan Beach Club fined for not complying to COVID-19 rules, tiki bar closed

Interior Health order the tiki bar closed due to non-compliance with Provincial Health Officer orders

Okanagan Beach Club Tiki Bar, Facebook.
25 years later: The water skiing legend on Kalamalka Lake

25 years later: The water skiing legend on Kalamalka Lake

A group of waterskiers were towed behind a plane on Kalamalka Lake back in 1995

25 years later: The water skiing legend on Kalamalka Lake