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Bike Skills Park in Kelowna is set to reopen

Bike Skills Park in Kelowna is set to reopen

Cyclists can test the upgraded jumps on July 23

Bike Skills Park in Kelowna is set to reopen
Two Kelowna robbers have been court charged

Two Kelowna robbers have been court charged

Paul Davis Houle and Tyler Brice Rathbone face break and enter charges

Two Kelowna robbers have been court charged
New makerspace at Okanagan Regional Library Kelowna branch offers robots and 3D printers (Black Press Media)

Kelowna’s Okanagan Regional Library may not look like the one you grew up with!

New technology and arts programming transforms library operations

New makerspace at Okanagan Regional Library Kelowna branch offers robots and 3D printers (Black Press Media)
Trial date set for Kelowna dark web trafficking couple

Trial date set for Kelowna dark web trafficking couple

Cassie Bonthoux and James Nelson face eight separate charges

Trial date set for Kelowna dark web trafficking couple
Blackmun Bay development is located in the Casa Loma community just south of the Bennett Bridge, photo provided by Casa Loma Community Association.

Casa Loma residents petition to halt proposed Blackmun Bay project

West Kelowna City Council grants second reading for what would be the city’s largest development

Blackmun Bay development is located in the Casa Loma community just south of the Bennett Bridge, photo provided by Casa Loma Community Association.
The X-Ray of the turtles throat with a large hook lodged inside, photo provided by Dr. Moshe Oz.

West Kelowna vet saves turtle from hook

Dr. Moshe Oz removed fish hook lodged in the turtle’s throat

The X-Ray of the turtles throat with a large hook lodged inside, photo provided by Dr. Moshe Oz.
Fire crews have knocked down the fire. (Laryn Gilmour - Kelowna Capital News)

Truck fire knocked down on Highway 97

The blaze has been knocked down by fire crews

Fire crews have knocked down the fire. (Laryn Gilmour - Kelowna Capital News)
Car thief to be sentenced in Kelowna B.C. Supreme Court

Car thief to be sentenced in Kelowna B.C. Supreme Court

Stanley Nickason is set to plead guilty on multiple charges

Car thief to be sentenced in Kelowna B.C. Supreme Court
RCMP vehicle. (Black Press Media)

Truck winds up in Kelowna pond after losing tire

A white GMC Canyon was just picked up from an automotive shop before the incident

RCMP vehicle. (Black Press Media)
Boy raises money for B.C. Burn Fund through his book stops in Kelowna

Boy raises money for B.C. Burn Fund through his book stops in Kelowna

Nathan McTaggart stopped at Kelowna Fire Department to share his stories

Boy raises money for B.C. Burn Fund through his book stops in Kelowna
Kids drinking their slurpee until they get a brain-freeze. (Black Press Media)

7-Eleven gives free brain-freezes to celebrate 50 years

People lined up at a 7-Eleven in Penticton for a free slurpee

Kids drinking their slurpee until they get a brain-freeze. (Black Press Media)
Ambassador Claudio Taffuri and Roberto fimue one the Ambassadors visit to Ciao Bella Winery (Laryn Gilmour/Black Press Media)

The Italian Ambassador sips wine in West Kelowna

Ambassador Claudio Taffuri claims the wine from Ciao Bella reminds him of home

Ambassador Claudio Taffuri and Roberto fimue one the Ambassadors visit to Ciao Bella Winery (Laryn Gilmour/Black Press Media)
Car crashes into pond

Car crashes into pond

Only one person was in the vehicle and has made it out safe

Car crashes into pond
Sunny skies expected throughout the Okanagan for the next few days. Photo: Pixabay

VIDEO: Weekday weather update for the Okanagan Valley

Less rain and more sun are in the forecast

Sunny skies expected throughout the Okanagan for the next few days. Photo: Pixabay
An app made in Kelowna helps people find a realtor without the stress

An app made in Kelowna helps people find a realtor without the stress

Listing Llama gives home buyers an anonymous approach to finding a real estate agent

An app made in Kelowna helps people find a realtor without the stress
Lightning was the cause of two new fires July 19, 2017 near Elko and Creston. Photo courtesy of Creative Commons

People struck by lightning in the Okanagan share their stories

Have you ever had a close call with a bolt of lightning?

Lightning was the cause of two new fires July 19, 2017 near Elko and Creston. Photo courtesy of Creative Commons
Children getting a sunburn can set the stage for skin cancer issues when they are adults. - Image Credit: Contributed

B.C. doctor shines a light on ways to protect yourself from the sun

Dr. Parveen Bhatti says sunscreen isn’t all that’s needed to shield you from harmful UV rays

Children getting a sunburn can set the stage for skin cancer issues when they are adults. - Image Credit: Contributed
Pro-life activates protest across the street from the Kelowna General Hospital for nearly two decades (Black Press Media)

Pro-life and pro-choice activists protest alongside each other in Kelowna

For 19 years, pro-life activists have protested every Tuesday

Pro-life activates protest across the street from the Kelowna General Hospital for nearly two decades (Black Press Media)
Be prepared for smoke pollution this B.C. wildfire season

Be prepared for smoke pollution this B.C. wildfire season

Interior Health says the best way to stay healthy is to reduce your exposure to smoke

Be prepared for smoke pollution this B.C. wildfire season
Kelowna child in a coma after being trapped under a ATV

Kelowna child in a coma after being trapped under a ATV

A GoFundMe page has been set up to help support her family

Kelowna child in a coma after being trapped under a ATV