Kevin Parnell

Parnell: So long journalism, it’s been a great ride

Parnell: So long journalism, it’s been a great ride

Long time Capital News staffer Kevin Parnell calls it a career

Parnell: So long journalism, it’s been a great ride
Kelsey Serwa was honoured Sunday at Big White. - Image: Toby Frederiksen

Big White honours gold medalist Kelsey Serwa

A day of events at Big White centred around Kelowna hero at resort near Kelowna

Kelsey Serwa was honoured Sunday at Big White. - Image: Toby Frederiksen
Contributed                                Maxine DeHart celebrates 20 years of writing columns for the Capital News this month.

Straight from DeHart delivers for 20 years

Celebrating 20 years of Maxine DeHart’s Kelowna column

Contributed                                Maxine DeHart celebrates 20 years of writing columns for the Capital News this month.
A fire in the load of a garbage truck caught on fire March 21, 2018. - Image: Carli Berry

Kelowna Garbage truck catches fire

Police and fire crews had a smelly situation on their hands Wednesday afternoon

A fire in the load of a garbage truck caught on fire March 21, 2018. - Image: Carli Berry
Kelowna-Lake Country MP Stephen Fuhr (left) along with, among others, defense minister Harjit Singh Sajjan (second from right) - Image: Contributed

Keeping the Okanagan on the Federal Radar

Kelowna-Lake Country MP Stephen Fuhr’s column

Kelowna-Lake Country MP Stephen Fuhr (left) along with, among others, defense minister Harjit Singh Sajjan (second from right) - Image: Contributed
A house on Coronation Ave. was the scene of a report of shots fired Saturday night. - Image: Kathy Michaels/Capital News

Kelowna man in custody after shots fired Saturday

Police say they responded to a home on Saturday night in Kelowna

A house on Coronation Ave. was the scene of a report of shots fired Saturday night. - Image: Kathy Michaels/Capital News
Fire crews battle ‘dirty blaze’ at Kelowna home

Fire crews battle ‘dirty blaze’ at Kelowna home

Emergency crews battled a deap-seated fire in a single family home in Rutland

Fire crews battle ‘dirty blaze’ at Kelowna home
Mill Creek spilled its banks last year, causing flooding along Adams Road in Kelowna last year. Photo credit: Capital News files

Okanagan streamflows, water demands to be studied

Okanagan Basin Water Board received funding to help study water issues

Mill Creek spilled its banks last year, causing flooding along Adams Road in Kelowna last year. Photo credit: Capital News files
Kelowna cops probe coffee shop robbery

Kelowna cops probe coffee shop robbery

Lone worker had to flee the scene to call 911 after Kelowna robbery

Kelowna cops probe coffee shop robbery
Okanagan College students Josh Richardson (right) and John Navratil at the Okanagan College spaghetti bridge contest. - Image: Kevin Parnell

Repeat champs at OC spaghetti bridge competition

Grade 9 students from Lumby stand as champs at 35th annual contest at Okanagan College in Kelowna

Okanagan College students Josh Richardson (right) and John Navratil at the Okanagan College spaghetti bridge contest. - Image: Kevin Parnell
West Kelowna’s Jake Harrison. - Image: West Kelowna Warriors

West Kelowna product commits to NCAA

As playoffs open, local product has committed to the University of Michigan Wolverines

West Kelowna’s Jake Harrison. - Image: West Kelowna Warriors
It’s an animals’ world

It’s an animals’ world

Kelowna and the Central Okanagan continue to have issues with animals

It’s an animals’ world
Kelowna Chiefs captain Brett Witala. - Image: Facebook/Kelowna Chiefs

Summerland extends series with Kelowna Chiefs

The Steam rallied to stave off elimination with a 4-2 playoff win over Kelowna Thursday night

Kelowna Chiefs captain Brett Witala. - Image: Facebook/Kelowna Chiefs
Pink Shirt Day provides message for us all

Pink Shirt Day provides message for us all

The Kelowna Capital News says we can all learn from the message of Pink Shirt Day

Pink Shirt Day provides message for us all
Image - Marissa Baecker/Shoot the Breeze

Rockets fall in first of two in Prince George

In the first of a WHL double-header the Cougars beat the Rockets in PG

Image - Marissa Baecker/Shoot the Breeze
The Okanagan Valley Champion Rutland Voodoos. Back Row (left to right): Brian Wambacher (coach), Jeff Balkenhol (coach), Arjan Thouli, Austin Shreeves, Prabthej Deol, Ty Baskin, Tanner Balkenhol, Brenden Aylard, Josh Dorf (coach). Front Row: Robin Loney, Eric Wambacher, Brandon Porter, Marcus Strother, Isaac Young. Missing are Alex Thompson and Austin Lowen. - Image: Contributed

Rutland claims first valley title in 40 years

It was back in 1977 that the Kelowna school last won the Okanagan Valley Basketball title

The Okanagan Valley Champion Rutland Voodoos. Back Row (left to right): Brian Wambacher (coach), Jeff Balkenhol (coach), Arjan Thouli, Austin Shreeves, Prabthej Deol, Ty Baskin, Tanner Balkenhol, Brenden Aylard, Josh Dorf (coach). Front Row: Robin Loney, Eric Wambacher, Brandon Porter, Marcus Strother, Isaac Young. Missing are Alex Thompson and Austin Lowen. - Image: Contributed
Editorial: Pink Shirt Day takes on cyberbullying

Editorial: Pink Shirt Day takes on cyberbullying

The Kelowna Capital News says take part in Pink Shirt Day to help make a difference

Editorial: Pink Shirt Day takes on cyberbullying
Snow impacting flights at Kelowna airport

Snow impacting flights at Kelowna airport

Tough conditions have delayed several flights and cancelled others at the regional airport

Snow impacting flights at Kelowna airport
Ray Guze passed away suddenly in Cost Rica. - Image: Go Fund Me

Okanagan man dies suddenly in Costa Rica

Well known and popular former hockey and lacrosse player dies in accident while travelling

Ray Guze passed away suddenly in Cost Rica. - Image: Go Fund Me
Gold medalist Kelsey Serwa, left, and silver medalist Brittany Phelan both of Canada celebrate following the women’s ski cross final at the Phoenix Snow Park at the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Friday, Feb. 23, 2018. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward

Gold for Kelowna’s Kelsey Serwa

Kelsey Serwa wins the gold medal in thrilling fashion in PyeongChang

Gold medalist Kelsey Serwa, left, and silver medalist Brittany Phelan both of Canada celebrate following the women’s ski cross final at the Phoenix Snow Park at the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Friday, Feb. 23, 2018. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward