Local News

Fire suppression system failure cause of flooding at Kelowna apartment

Tenants were evacuated from a complex Feb. 4 due to flooding

Two accidents on Highway 97 near Vernon College

Emergency personnel have been called to two separate incidents on Highway 97 near Okanagan College

Kelowna subdivision slope erosion fuels landslide fears

City says up to $1.2 million in slope remedial work is required this spring

Silt slide south of Summerland on Highway 97

Traffic was delayed approx. 30 minutes, not related to rock slide north of Summerland

UPDATE: Skier from Denmark dies at Revelstoke Mountain Resort

No foul play is suspected

  • Feb 22, 2019

Road closures planned in downtown Kelowna for Strides to End Homelessness

The annual event takes place March 2

  • Feb 22, 2019
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Peachland Fire proud of local community ice rink
West Kelowna has a new pizza parlour
Highway 97 remains closed
Kelowna family business thrives under next generation

Students use creativity to develop ads for Kelowna businesses

Aberdeen Hall Preparatory students are designing ads

Okanagan set for sunny weekend

Skies will remain mostly clear, temp will remain mild during the day and dip slightly overnight

B.C. business women pitch products to stars at Oscars

One attending the Luxury Gifting Suites in Hollywood, other helping stack the swag bags

‘There is no market for it,’ Kelowna apartment recycling takes a hit

Waste Connection of Canada’s is no longer picking up certain materials in the Central Okanagan

Habitat for Humanity to hold information session for Lake Country apartments

A new complex will be built in Lake Country

  • Feb 21, 2019

Car crash causes traffic delays along Highway 97

An accident has been reported on Highway 97 and Leathead Road

  • Feb 21, 2019

Lake Country staff work to mitigate wildfire risk in Okanagan Centre

Staff have been removing forest fuels and some trees

‘His kids were No. 1’: Wife remembers man shot dead in Kamloops

Wife of Kamloops shooting victim describes him as loving, hardworking family man

Lake Country wins award for financial reporting for fourth year

The Canadian Award for Financial Reporting was awarded to the district

  • Feb 21, 2019

Residents of Oliver OK with 9 per cent tax increase

The increase is a result of the cost of policing being turned over to the town

Niedermayer jersey retirement ceremony a dream come true

Penticton minor hockey players bring home memories of a lifetime from Niedermayer jersey retirement

2019 Young Stars Tournament in Okanagan cancelled

Lack of NHL teams participating led to the cancellation, may return in future years

Lake Country council looks to enforce pool construction

Council agreed to give the first three readings to a new building permit