Kelowna News Staff

A group of mothers take part in the annual Chilliwack Breastfeeding Challenge at the Neighbourhood Learning Centre in 2017 where a total of 148 babies and toddlers were nursing simultaneously. (Jenna Hauck/ Progress file)

Latch on: Breastfeeding challenge comes to Kelowna

In light of the recent World Breastfeeding Week, the unique event comes Saturday

A group of mothers take part in the annual Chilliwack Breastfeeding Challenge at the Neighbourhood Learning Centre in 2017 where a total of 148 babies and toddlers were nursing simultaneously. (Jenna Hauck/ Progress file)
‘Special ballot’ polls open this weekend in Kelowna

‘Special ballot’ polls open this weekend in Kelowna

Voters will be able to cast a special ballot at Okanagan College from Oct. 5 to Oct. 9

‘Special ballot’ polls open this weekend in Kelowna
Freshly shucked oysters from April’s Osoyoos Oyster Festival. The festival brings its culinary experience to Kelowna October. 17-19. (Osoyoos Oyster Festival website).

Oysters, seafood festival coming to Kelowna shores

The Kelowna Seafood Celebration picks up where the Osoyoos Oyster Festival left off

Freshly shucked oysters from April’s Osoyoos Oyster Festival. The festival brings its culinary experience to Kelowna October. 17-19. (Osoyoos Oyster Festival website).
(Journey Home)

Journey Home hosting film fest as part of Homelessness Action Week

The film ‘Us & Them’ will be screened across the Okanagan

(Journey Home)
Update: Smoke continues to spew from Peachland house fire

Update: Smoke continues to spew from Peachland house fire

Emergency crews are responding to house fire on Brent Road off of Highway 97

Update: Smoke continues to spew from Peachland house fire
Former prime minister Stephen Harper speaks at the 2017 American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) policy conference in Washington on March 26, 2017. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/AP, Jose Luis Magana)

Ex-Conservative prime minister Stephen Harper visits Kelowna as local race heats up

Harper visited with Conservative candidate Tracy Gray and spoke at the Level Up conference

Former prime minister Stephen Harper speaks at the 2017 American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) policy conference in Washington on March 26, 2017. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/AP, Jose Luis Magana)
(Contributed)

Snow hits Big White, more expected over weekend

The resort reported a first snowfall of the season of 2 cm Friday

(Contributed)
(File photo)

Central Okanagan Food Bank brings in 46,000 lbs in weekend drive

$1,000 was also raised for the bank’s 9th annual BC Thanksgiving Food Drive

(File photo)
Pathways Abilities Society help find work for people with diverse abilities throughout the Okanagan. (Contributed)

Pathways, mayor to announce October as Community Inclusion Month in Kelowna

Pathways Abilites Society provides work support for people with diverse abilities

Pathways Abilities Society help find work for people with diverse abilities throughout the Okanagan. (Contributed)
A man speaks on a mobile phone outside Rogers Communications Inc.’s annual general meeting of shareholders in Toronto on Tuesday, April 22, 2014. Rogers Wireless says customers may experience intermittent issues making or receiving wireless voice calls. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darren Calabrese

New Rogers call centre bringing 350 jobs to Kelowna

The B.C.-wide customer solution centre will open in summer 2020

A man speaks on a mobile phone outside Rogers Communications Inc.’s annual general meeting of shareholders in Toronto on Tuesday, April 22, 2014. Rogers Wireless says customers may experience intermittent issues making or receiving wireless voice calls. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darren Calabrese
$140,000 was raised during motionball in Kelowna last weekend. The fundraiser provides money for Special Olympics athletes throughout Canada. (Contributed)

Record-breaking $140,000 raised for Special Olympics at Kelowna motionball

Last weekend’s event celebrates Special Olympics athletes across Canada

$140,000 was raised during motionball in Kelowna last weekend. The fundraiser provides money for Special Olympics athletes throughout Canada. (Contributed)
The front end of this vehicle was totalled after a collision on Highway 97 in West Kelowna Monday night. (Riley Howden)

Investigation opened into West Kelowna crash after car evades RCMP

The four-vehicle crash happened Monday night and closed Highway 97 until early Tuesday morning

The front end of this vehicle was totalled after a collision on Highway 97 in West Kelowna Monday night. (Riley Howden)
Kootnekoff: Lumber industry setbacks, NAFTA and the CUSMA

Kootnekoff: Lumber industry setbacks, NAFTA and the CUSMA

Kelowna lawyer gives details on local, international issues

Kootnekoff: Lumber industry setbacks, NAFTA and the CUSMA
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Fire Prevention Week coming to West Kelowna

West Kelowna Fire Rescue and Westbank First Nation start the campaign Sept. 28

(File)
End of summer celebration taking over popular Kelowna brewery

End of summer celebration taking over popular Kelowna brewery

BNA Brewing hosts the Summer End event Sunday

End of summer celebration taking over popular Kelowna brewery
The Goats Peak Regional Park sign unveiled on Wednesday, Sept. 18. (Photo - Jayson Zilkie/Facebook)

West Kelowna’s new Goats Peak Park opening

The Regional District of the Central Okanagan bought the property 5 years ago

The Goats Peak Regional Park sign unveiled on Wednesday, Sept. 18. (Photo - Jayson Zilkie/Facebook)
Kootnekoff: Wrongful dismissal award against B.C. law firm

Kootnekoff: Wrongful dismissal award against B.C. law firm

A recent case from a Vancouver-based law firm

Kootnekoff: Wrongful dismissal award against B.C. law firm
Central Okanagan Search & Rescue looking for new members

Central Okanagan Search & Rescue looking for new members

A COSAR information night is Thursday at Okanagan College

Central Okanagan Search & Rescue looking for new members
(Natalia Cuevas-Huaico - Kelowna Capital News)

Morning Start: Rain, rain, go away

Your morning start for Saturday, Sept. 14

(Natalia Cuevas-Huaico - Kelowna Capital News)
Kelowna realtor pledges $10,000 and unicorn tattoo for Special Olympics charity

Kelowna realtor pledges $10,000 and unicorn tattoo for Special Olympics charity

Darryl Reuter will get a unicorn tattoo if he raises his goal

Kelowna realtor pledges $10,000 and unicorn tattoo for Special Olympics charity