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Kelowna man loses appeal claiming he was too drunk to murder his roommate

Daniel Ruff will remain behind bars and is ineligible for parole until 2027

Supportive housing complex for women and seniors’ home approved in Glenmore area

32 townhouses for women fleeing violence and a 162-unit seniors home are planned for the site

Major development proposed for Black Mountain area

The proposal includes plans for condos, child care centre, assisted living facility, grocery store

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McCulloch Rd house fire
Rutland house fire
19th Tiny Tim Charity Toy Breakfast
Amnesty International Okanagan hosts Write for Rights

Kelowna grocer One Big Table on its last legs, closing in January

The shop will open for one last hurrah on Jan. 2 to sell any remaining stock

Central Okanagan School District assistant superintendent retires

Vianne Kintzinger has been with the district for 32 years

UPDATE: Two accidents block Hwy 3 east of Christina Lake

Fire chief: pregnant female in vehicle that rolled off the road was headed to Trail to have her baby

Recent opening of supportive housing building highlights need for more in Penticton

City council heard that Rise on Nanaimo received 325 applications for the 56-unit building

Rental costs jump nearly 10 per cent in Central Okanagan: Report

It now costs an average $1,251 per month to rent a two-bedroom place in Central Okanagan

Bristol Gardens residents largely supportive of Kelowna Costco move

According to a strata council member, 80 per cent of residents are in favour of the relocation

Third child luring incident within a week in West Kelowna

Man described as a Caucasian male in his 30s with a full beard and no moustache

Ellis Street to close next week for hoist removal

Ellis Street will be closed Dec. 9 from 7:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Dec. 10 between 9 a.m. and 1 p.m.

Residential energy retrofits necessary for Kelowna to meet emissions targets

One per cent of homes need to be retrofitted with energy-efficient renovations annually

Petition calls for sexual assault investigation unit within Kelowna RCMP

Implementation of an investigative group devoted to sexual assault cases a ‘first step’

Kelowna A&W hosts Breath of Life Burger Day for Cystic Fibrosis Canada

Last year’s event raised nearly $40,000 for Cystic Fibrosis Canada

Snow removal procedures begin in Kelowna

Snow removal crews have been busy since the first significant snowfall this weekend

Fed up with supportive housing plan, Rutland residents plan to sue City of Kelowna

Rutland For Safe Neighbourhoods Facebook group claims lawyers are working with them

Wet facility a possibility if Kelowna Costco relocation rejected

Victor Projects intends to develop the land regardless if Costco’s relocation is approved

Kelowna man loses appeal of drug conviction resulting from unlawful search

Cash and illicit drugs were found on the man during a first aid examination