Michael Rodriguez

The Kelowna RCMP’s Insp. Adam MacIntosh takes questions from media on Nov. 12, 2021. (Michael Rodriguez/Capital News)

Charges, fines possible for protesters who hijacked Kelowna Remembrance Day ceremony: RCMP

Insp. Adam MacIntosh said the disturbance from local anti-vax protesters was ‘a step too far’

The Kelowna RCMP’s Insp. Adam MacIntosh takes questions from media on Nov. 12, 2021. (Michael Rodriguez/Capital News)
Rail Trail access at Dilworth Drive in Kelowna. (Google Maps)

Fundraiser launched for Kelowna teen attacked, robbed on Rail Trail

The 17-year-old suffered a fractured skull and a collapsed lung, according to the GoFundMe page

Rail Trail access at Dilworth Drive in Kelowna. (Google Maps)
(Contributed/KCR)

KCR: Sharing a story of ‘informal volunteering’

A personal account from Randal Friesen highlights how volunteering doesn’t need to be an organized effort

(Contributed/KCR)
Mar Jok Elementary in West Kelowna. (Google Maps)

COVID-19 outbreak declared at West Kelowna elementary; students move to online learning

Mar Jok Elementary is discontinuing in-person classes, moving to remote learning

Mar Jok Elementary in West Kelowna. (Google Maps)
Kelowna’s Gospel Mission. (Michael Rodriguez/Capital News)

Kelowna’s Gospel Mission expands shelter capacity ahead of winter

The mission is adding 10 more beds to its Doyle Avenue emergency shelter

Kelowna’s Gospel Mission. (Michael Rodriguez/Capital News)
A Canadian flag in Kelowna flying at half mast. (Phil McLachlan/Capital News file)

Kelowna lowers flags to mark Indigenous Veterans Day

Flags will be raised tomorrow, then lowered again on Remembrance Day

A Canadian flag in Kelowna flying at half mast. (Phil McLachlan/Capital News file)
Spin’s S-300 electric bike. (Contributed)

Electric bike-share program coming to Kelowna

Ford-owned Spin will launch around 100 shared e-bikes in Kelowna this fall

Spin’s S-300 electric bike. (Contributed)
One man is thought to be behind several robberies in the Okanagan over the past month. (RCMP handout)

Gun-wielding man robs 5 Okanagan businesses within a month

Police searching for one suspect thought to be behind a string of robberies

One man is thought to be behind several robberies in the Okanagan over the past month. (RCMP handout)
A fundraiser has been set up for Tyler Galloway and his family. (Contributed/GoFundMe)

$11K raised for man severely injured in Coquihalla crash near Merritt

Funds raised will go to Saskatchewan man Tyler Galloway’s family for his treatment, emergency travel

A fundraiser has been set up for Tyler Galloway and his family. (Contributed/GoFundMe)
(Twila Amato/Black Press Media)

Crash slows Harvey Avenue traffic in Kelowna

The collision occurred around 3:30 p.m.

(Twila Amato/Black Press Media)
Loyal Wooldridge. (Contributed)

Kelowna councillor Loyal Wooldridge takes on RDCO board chair position

Wooldridge was elected as the new head of the RDCO board of directors by secret ballot

Loyal Wooldridge. (Contributed)
South Rutland Elementary. (Contributed)

Kelowna woman charged after allegedly embezzling $20K from elementary school PAC

Andrea Blanchard, 46, is facing several fraud-related charges

South Rutland Elementary. (Contributed)
The Four Food Chiefs sculpture seen from the third floor of Okanagan College’s Health Sciences Centre in Kelowna. (Contributed)

Indigenous sculpture stands 3-storeys high in Okanagan College’s newest Kelowna addition

The Health Sciences Centre is home to a 9-metre tall metal sculpture built by an Indigenous artist

The Four Food Chiefs sculpture seen from the third floor of Okanagan College’s Health Sciences Centre in Kelowna. (Contributed)
Situation unfolding on Valley Road Nov. 1. (Facebook)

Report of explosives in Kelowna home comes up empty-handed, 3 arrested

The report prompted a large police presence in the Glenmore area on Monday evening

Situation unfolding on Valley Road Nov. 1. (Facebook)
Fire on Fuller Avenue. (Aaron Hemens/Capital News)

UPDATE: Four displaced by downtown Kelowna house fire

The flames had spread to a nearby home

Fire on Fuller Avenue. (Aaron Hemens/Capital News)
Provincial Health Officer Dr. Bonnie Henry speaks during a press conference at Legislature in Victoria, B.C., on May 25, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Chad Hipolito

‘Challenging’ COVID-19 outbreak at Kelowna care home nears three months

Dr. Bonnie Henry said the outbreak at Cottonwoods Care Centre has been one of the most difficult to manage

Provincial Health Officer Dr. Bonnie Henry speaks during a press conference at Legislature in Victoria, B.C., on May 25, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Chad Hipolito
Kelowna General Hospital. (Michael Rodriguez/Capital News)

2 operating rooms at Kelowna hospital reduced as unvaxxed workers placed on leave

More than 1,000 unvaccinated health-care workers across Interior Health

Kelowna General Hospital. (Michael Rodriguez/Capital News)
The house on 800-block of Kiniski Road in Kelowna that was shot at late on Wednesday, Oct. 27. (Aaron Hemens/Capital News)

Mounties investigate shooting at Kelowna home

RCMP say the home appears to have been targeted; four adults and a youth home at the time uninjured

The house on 800-block of Kiniski Road in Kelowna that was shot at late on Wednesday, Oct. 27. (Aaron Hemens/Capital News)
Downtown Kelowna as seen from the top of Knox Mountain. (Phil McLachlan - File photo)

Kelowna council ratifies plan to guide city growth for the next two decades

The 2040 OCP will now go to the province for signatures before final adoption by council

Downtown Kelowna as seen from the top of Knox Mountain. (Phil McLachlan - File photo)
Kylie Carlson. (Contributed)

UPDATE: Missing West Kelowna youth located

RCMP confirmed that Kylie Carlson is safe and sound

Kylie Carlson. (Contributed)