Kathy Michaels

Kelowna artist creates fundraiser for a friend

Artist Laurie Koss was inspired by her friend’s cancer battle to help her keep fighting

MICHAELS: Bad McAd leaves a bad taste in my mouth

“If you are trying to figure out how to spend that fiver, consider taking a moment to unplug from the trite network of now and 15-seconds-from-now…”

‘Patients languishing on stretchers’ at KGH

Kelowna hospital is way over-capacity as people flock to hospital with the flu

Environment Canada issues weather alerts for B.C.

“An approaching Pacific front will track inland and across southern B.C. on Thursday…”

Bacon shooting: Further trial delays expected

The trial for the men charged in the 2011 murder of B.C. gangster Jonathan Bacon could be delayed

Lake Country man to head into Himalayas for hockey

A Lake Country man is taking a once in a lifetime trip to break a Guinness Record.

Kelowna man charged in 2013 killing yet to be released

The man charged in the 2013 killing of Kelowna resident Theresa Neville appeared in court Monday.

Okanagan polar bears hit the water

The annual polar bear dip tradition carried on in the Central Okanagan thanks to some hearty swimmers

2017’s Top Stories: Fire dominates B.C.’s summer months

It was an unprecedented year for B.C. wildfires.

New snowfall warning for Okanagan, Shuswap

Hoping that winter will let up? You’re out of luck.

Kelowna pays tribute to murdered woman and children at vigil

Clara Forman and her two daughters Karina and Yesenia were remembered fondly Thursday

TOP 10: Kelowna woman embarks on search for birth mother

“Baby Mary” is Teanna Elliot, a Kelowna woman who was abandoned at birth in a Calgary parking lot.

Top stories of 2017: Gang shooting trial offer insights into Kelowna’s underworld

Kelowna was a key location in a Surrey gang’s drug trafficking network before the violence

Slain Okanagan woman and daughters to be remembered at vigil

“We wanted to make sure it didn’t go by without being noticed…”

MEANWHILE IN CANADA: Okanagan man skates through local streets

When Mother Nature doles out freezing temperatures, what’s the most Canadian thing to do?

MEANWHILE IN CANADA: Okanagan man skates through local streets

When Mother Nature doles out freezing temperatures, what’s the most Canadian thing to do?

TOP STORIES OF 2017: The Bargain Shop gets new life

News from earlier this year that the Bargain Shop was purchased had the whole city talking.

NEWSMAKER 2017: Mother Nature shows force with extreme floods

The first of our two-part Kelowna newsmakers of 2017 piece is floods.

Kelowna Christmas bird count: More species and an odd duck

Birdcount data goes back in Kelowna to about 1960; with some counts the data goes back to 1900.

Kelowna man accused of killing family appears in court

“It’s an extremely serious, very tragic situation,” said Forman’s defence lawyer Glen Verdurmen.