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Westside to get technology focused library

Westside to get technology focused library

The Okanagan Regional Library will be opening the second Westside location in spring

Westside to get technology focused library
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Dan Mangan addresses his colliding worlds with fifth album

The Vancouver based musician will perform in Kelowna Feb. 13

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Musician, Sarah MacDougall photo: Jen Squires

Sarah MacDougall talks emulating the vastness of nature in latest album

The Swedish musician will perform in Kelowna Jan. 30

Musician, Sarah MacDougall photo: Jen Squires
WildsafeBC file.                                Residents are reminded to continue to make sure garbage and other attractants are secure as not all bears have hibernated yet.

Bear sightings down on the Westside, deer rises

Deer are proving to be problem according to Wildsafe BC Okanagan Westside annual report

WildsafeBC file.                                Residents are reminded to continue to make sure garbage and other attractants are secure as not all bears have hibernated yet.
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The Tea Party lives on

The Canadian rock band will come to Kelowna in Spring

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Alejandro Rose-Garcia also known as Shakey Graves will perform in Kelowna March 21 photo: Cal Quinn

Shakey Graves brings his musical evolution to the Okanagan Valley

The constantly evolving artist is set to perform in Kelowna

Alejandro Rose-Garcia also known as Shakey Graves will perform in Kelowna March 21 photo: Cal Quinn
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Eviction notices for Kelowna seniors serve as cautionary tale

The seniors have a roof over their head for now

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Arielle Findlater with father, Dave Findlater photo: contributed

West Kelowna girl takes aim at Type 1 diabetes

Arielle Findlater took a trip to Parliament to lobby for Type 1 diabetes

Arielle Findlater with father, Dave Findlater photo: contributed
West Kelowna Council presents a cheque for $11,800 to Rosemary Weighill, president of the West Kelowna Shelter Society at a council meeting held Dec. 11 at the Westbank Lions Community Centre. (From left) Jayson Zilkie, Rosemary Weighill, Stephen Johnston, Jason Friesen, Gord Milsom, Doug Findlater, Carol Zanon and Rick De Jong (photo:Sydney Morton)

West Kelowna Council writes cheque for West Kelowna Shelter Society

The cheque will help them continue their meal service

West Kelowna Council presents a cheque for $11,800 to Rosemary Weighill, president of the West Kelowna Shelter Society at a council meeting held Dec. 11 at the Westbank Lions Community Centre. (From left) Jayson Zilkie, Rosemary Weighill, Stephen Johnston, Jason Friesen, Gord Milsom, Doug Findlater, Carol Zanon and Rick De Jong (photo:Sydney Morton)
(from left) West Kelowna Council, Jayson Zilkie, Gord Milsom, Jason Friesen, Carol Zanon, Stephen Johnston and Rick de Jong photo: contributed

West Kelowna council to be presented with new Community Wildfire Protection Plan

The plan will help access more funding for predicted wildfires in the new year

(from left) West Kelowna Council, Jayson Zilkie, Gord Milsom, Jason Friesen, Carol Zanon, Stephen Johnston and Rick de Jong photo: contributed
Being vegan during the holidays just got a little bit better

Being vegan during the holidays just got a little bit better

Cook up these delicious options during the holidays

Being vegan during the holidays just got a little bit better
The Arkells photo: Matt Barnes

The Arkells bring Rally Cry to Kelowna

The Arkells discuss their rise to fame

The Arkells photo: Matt Barnes
photo: Facebook                                (from left) James Hektner, Chelsea McEvoy, Samantha Baxter and Shawn Baxter

Kelowna director turns camera on herself to break taboos

The director and her partner hope to break the stigma against life in a wheel chair in documentary

photo: Facebook                                (from left) James Hektner, Chelsea McEvoy, Samantha Baxter and Shawn Baxter
Hillary Schell next to her drawing of a unicorn at Vice & Virtue Brewing Co. photo: contributed

Local artist featured at Kelowna brewery

Vice & Virtue Brewing Co. has featured Hillary Schell’s artwork in brewery

Hillary Schell next to her drawing of a unicorn at Vice & Virtue Brewing Co. photo: contributed
Marissa Tiel/ Kelowna Capital News                                Sleepovers for Life is Scott Gibson’s brainchild. Gibson cuts boutique vinyl for local Kelowna musicians. He posed for a photo in his workshop on Nov. 27, 2018.

Sleepovers for Life preserves new B.C. music in vinyl

A Kelowna man is reviving the art of record making

Marissa Tiel/ Kelowna Capital News                                Sleepovers for Life is Scott Gibson’s brainchild. Gibson cuts boutique vinyl for local Kelowna musicians. He posed for a photo in his workshop on Nov. 27, 2018.
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Kelowna drag queen to step onto national stage

Jenna Telz will be featured on CBC’s Canada’s a Drag

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Nicole Garcia with children, Deigan, 14, Laynee, 11 and Corbin 9 photo:contributed

Kelowna woman hopes to inspire others to consider donating a kidney

Nicole Garcia donated her kidney to a friend in October

Nicole Garcia with children, Deigan, 14, Laynee, 11 and Corbin 9 photo:contributed
(from left) West Kelowna Council, Jayson Zilkie, Gord Milsom, Jason Friesen, Carol Zanon, Stephen Johnston and Rick de Jong photo: contributed

West Kelowna Council looks to create more interchanges along Highway 97

Council has directed staff to reach out to Ministry of Transportation

(from left) West Kelowna Council, Jayson Zilkie, Gord Milsom, Jason Friesen, Carol Zanon, Stephen Johnston and Rick de Jong photo: contributed
Ancient Engines with Chelsea McEvoy in their pitch video for STORYHIVE Music Video Edition photo:contributed

Local band and director look to shed light on unique Kelowna music scene

Winners of STORYHIVE Music Video Edition will give audiences a glimpse behind the scenes

Ancient Engines with Chelsea McEvoy in their pitch video for STORYHIVE Music Video Edition photo:contributed
Tega Ovie, Georges Nasrallah, Aaron Gordon and Steven Lin from Post-Modern Connection photo: contributed

Post-Modern Connection bring their culture to the forefront of their music

The Kelowna based band shares pieces of their homeland with each stanza

Tega Ovie, Georges Nasrallah, Aaron Gordon and Steven Lin from Post-Modern Connection photo: contributed