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Time to nominate people for Kelowna civic awards

Nomination period will run until Feb. 8 and the award gala goes April 24

Off-road vehicles caught in sensitive B.C. wildlife habitats to net $575 fine

Areas include all BC Parks and southern mountain caribou habitats

Kelowna cemetery to set up its Tree of Memories again this Christmas season

Tree allows those who have lost love ones to hang ornaments in their memories

  • Dec 4, 2018
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Seniors falling growing burden on health care costs
Police incident in Kelowna's Rutland
Solidarity with Postal Workers and the Right to Strike
Police take down suspect at Kelowna home

Seeking to preserve B.C. First Nations’ plant and habitat knowledge

Traditional Indigenous diet diversified beyond just meat and fish

Date set for contentious supportive housing project public hearing in Kelowna

Council will hear from the public on the proposed Agassiz Road project on Jan. 17

Menorah lighting ceremony in Kelowna draws record crowd

More than 180 people turn out to mark the first night of the Jewish Hanukkah holiday in the city

Kelowna city hall eyeing extra infrastructure tax

City says proposed 1.95 per cent tax would be in addition to annual property taxes

Straight Outta Rutland thumbs its nose at Kelowna

These Kelowna residents enjoy the bad rep they sometimes get and use it to their advantage

Project coming along for new Lake Country winery

The O’Rourke Family Vineyards will be opened in 2022 at the earliest

Food stuffed into police cruiser donated to Lake Country Food Bank

The annual Cram the Cruiser event was held at Save-On-Foods Saturday

Kelowna protesters stand with Canadian postal workers

A protest was held Saturday against the Liberal’s back-to-work bill

Explore another culture: Kelowna’s seasonal holiday list

The Central Okanagan has a variety of cultural events this season

Kelowna author captures a worldwide audience

Jack Whyte’s novels have been translated into more than 20 languages

Kelowna gets 41 applications for pot shop site rezonings

City says it will still use committee to vet applications before planning department deals with them

Kelowna’s Grateful Fed Cafe is up for sale

Owner says if buyer can’t be found, popular eatery and live music venue will close for good Dec. 23

Kelowna landfill dumping fees going up

Increases set to go into effect at the Glenmore Landfill in 2019 and 2020

Real-time transit information rolls into Kelowna

Kelowna Regional Transit system rider scan now access bus info on mobile devices

City’s top cop says crime spiked in Kelowna in third quarter of 2018

Supt. Brent Mundle says property crime downtown jumped 23 per cent between July and September

Okanagan rescued kittens now in desperate need of eye surgery

Two of five kittens rescued from a Kelowna works yard in need of eye surgery

West Kelowna firefighters hold food drive for Christmas season

The food drive for the community food bank will be held Dec. 4 and 5