Laryn Gilmour

The grand opening ribbon cutting for Residence on 6th, a new affordable seniors living apartment, photo taken by Laryn Gilmour/Black Press Media

New affordable homes now available to Peachland seniors

74 new one and two bedroom homes starting at $780

The grand opening ribbon cutting for Residence on 6th, a new affordable seniors living apartment, photo taken by Laryn Gilmour/Black Press Media
Kelowna General Hospital, photo provided by Black Press Media

Kelowna General Hospital nurses happy with increased security

B.C. Nurses Union wants the government to heighten security in all medical facilities

Kelowna General Hospital, photo provided by Black Press Media
Gellatly Beach, West Kelowna, photo taken by Laryn Gilmour/Black Press Media

Weekend weather update: Hot muggy weather is in the forecast

Temperatures are expected to reach 30 C across the Valley

Gellatly Beach, West Kelowna, photo taken by Laryn Gilmour/Black Press Media
Wentworth Music ranked one of the ‘Top 100 Music Stores in the World’

Wentworth Music ranked one of the ‘Top 100 Music Stores in the World’

Named top 100 by the ‘National Association of Music Merchants’

Wentworth Music ranked one of the ‘Top 100 Music Stores in the World’
Temperatures on the rise could cause wildfire risk

Temperatures on the rise could cause wildfire risk

Environment Canada Meteorologist said June will be dryer than usual

Temperatures on the rise could cause wildfire risk
‘Screenagers’ and ‘Tech Talk’ event, photo provided by Mandy Glinsbockel

Mazu focussed on children’s mental health

Kelowna tech company hosts ‘Screenagers’ showing

‘Screenagers’ and ‘Tech Talk’ event, photo provided by Mandy Glinsbockel
UBC Okanagan study shows ecstasy could treat post traumatic stress disorder

UBC Okanagan study shows ecstasy could treat post traumatic stress disorder

Researcher said PTSD symptoms decreased after one MDMA psychotherapy session

UBC Okanagan study shows ecstasy could treat post traumatic stress disorder
Kelowna mom cycles to raise awareness for lung disease in support of her daughter

Kelowna mom cycles to raise awareness for lung disease in support of her daughter

B.C. Lung Association’s annual Bicycle Trek celebrate 35 years of fundraising cycle

Kelowna mom cycles to raise awareness for lung disease in support of her daughter
Barn fire in West Kelowna leaves horses unharmed

Barn fire in West Kelowna leaves horses unharmed

13 firefighters joined to fight the blaze

Barn fire in West Kelowna leaves horses unharmed
A picture of tour participants in the Chinese and Japanese cemetery section, photo provided by Kelowna Museum

VIDEO: A tour of Pioneer Cemetery honoured Chinese and Japanese early settlers

The tour run by the Kelowna Museum is in honour of ‘Asian Heritage Month’

A picture of tour participants in the Chinese and Japanese cemetery section, photo provided by Kelowna Museum
Sunny skies expected throughout the Okanagan for the next few days. Photo: Pixabay

VIDEO: Temperatures are heating up across the Okanagan Valley

A mix of sun, clouds and a chance of showers are expected this week

Sunny skies expected throughout the Okanagan for the next few days. Photo: Pixabay
Zygmunt Janiewicz was reportedly last seen wearing a pair of black pants, a yellow jacket and a white hat.

The search for body of missing Kelowna kayaker continues

Zygmunt Janiewicz, 71, was reported missing on May 17

Zygmunt Janiewicz was reportedly last seen wearing a pair of black pants, a yellow jacket and a white hat.
A photo of Wallaroo, a Kangaroo living at the Kangaroo Creek Farm, photo provided by Kangaroo Creek Farm’s website

The farm has outgrown its Lake Country property due to an increase in daily visitors

The Kangaroo Creek Farm will be hopping from Lake Country to a…

A photo of Wallaroo, a Kangaroo living at the Kangaroo Creek Farm, photo provided by Kangaroo Creek Farm’s website
‘Take Steps’ Homelessness Simulator at the Okanagan Public Library in Kelowna, photo take by Laryn Gilmour/Black Press Media

Okanagan residents experienced a day in the life of being homeless

‘Take Steps’ Homelessness simulator experiment shows people what it’s like to be homeless for a day

‘Take Steps’ Homelessness Simulator at the Okanagan Public Library in Kelowna, photo take by Laryn Gilmour/Black Press Media
Abandoned vehicle found during the Okanagan Forest Task Force’s (OFTF) Saturday clean-up, photo provided by OFTF founder Kane Blake.

Okanagan Forest Task Force clean-up over thirty-five-hundred pounds of garbage

OFTF shocked by amount of unattended bonfires on Saturday’s clean-up

Abandoned vehicle found during the Okanagan Forest Task Force’s (OFTF) Saturday clean-up, photo provided by OFTF founder Kane Blake.
Deer and Fawn, photo provided by Black Press Media

It’s fawn season and conservation is reminding people to leave them alone

A mother deer will leave her fawn for hours at a time before it can walk

Deer and Fawn, photo provided by Black Press Media
Uptown Rutland’s first mural by artist Jeremy Shantz, photo taken by Laryn Gilmour/Black Press Media

Uptown Rutland kicks off street art project

The first mural has been painted along the side of Uptown Rutland’s building

Uptown Rutland’s first mural by artist Jeremy Shantz, photo taken by Laryn Gilmour/Black Press Media
Woman loses license after driving impaired, damaging multiple properties

Woman loses license after driving impaired, damaging multiple properties

West Kelowna woman damages two homes and a truck while allegedly drunk driving

Woman loses license after driving impaired, damaging multiple properties
Sonoma Pines in West Kelowna, photo taken by Laryn Gilmour/Black Press Media

Hundreds of homeowners angered over proposed development on WFN land

Westbank First Nation are seeking to rezone Lot 348-3 from low density to high density area

Sonoma Pines in West Kelowna, photo taken by Laryn Gilmour/Black Press Media
A picture of the balcony where the toddler fell, photo taken by Laryn Gilmour/Black Press Media

Kelowna toddler suffers cracked skull after fall from balcony

Neighbour who found the two-year-old boy said he has a bump the size of a golf ball on his head

A picture of the balcony where the toddler fell, photo taken by Laryn Gilmour/Black Press Media