Local News

New video evidence in Surrey man’s West Kelowna murder trial shown in court

The defence closed its case following the playing of the video in court, marking the end of the evidentiary phase of the trial

Boaters asked to slow down, be respectful on regional lakes

Central Okanagan Emergency Operations Centre also reminded boaters physical distancing still applies on the water

Regional District of Kootenay Boundary rescinds all Grand Forks-area evacuation orders

Evacuation alerts for 1,136 Boundary properties remain in effect as officials monitor forecasts

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Kelowna RCMP investigate woman’s sudden death

Criminality is not suspected at this time, according to RCMP

Undisclosed video evidence comes to light in West Kelowna murder trial

‘They’ve disclosed hundreds of pieces of evidence. Why would this have gotten missed?’ - defence lawyer

Kelowna council approves Bernard Avenue highrises

‘In my opinion, they’ve knocked it out of the park’ - Coun. Luke Stack

Kelowna council greenlights ‘The Wedge’

The wedge-shaped building will be built at the corner of Leon Avenue and Water Street

RDCO recognized for flood management project

RDCO awarded SILGA Community Excellence award for Environmental Sustainability

Province looks to seize Kelowna home owned by alleged drug trafficker

Michelle Collins and Nigel Byrne were also recently investigated by Kelowna RCMP for drug trafficking

Lane reductions on KLO Road

Construction to cause lane reductions next Monday, June 8 through Wednesday, June 10

$220K for Okanagan Rail Trail loo

Successful proposal for Westkal Road comes ‘well within project budget’

UBC announces downtown Kelowna campus

Construction not anticipated to begin for two years, due to zoning processes

Kelowna trial for three men charged in Hope murder delayed 11 months

The trial for the alleged killers of Michael Bonin has been moved to May 2021, was supposed to begin this month

$173K to support Okanagan seniors amid pandemic

United Way announces more funding for frontline programs

Pilot project approved: Penticton to allow alcohol in outdoor spaces

For almost two hours, council debated the proposed pilot project, before eventually passing it 4-2

B.C.’s Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics goes virtual

The annual event partnering RCMP with Special Olympians is dramatically altered by COVID-19

City of Kelowna receives $100K provincial grant to support forestry workers

When the Kelowna Tolko mill shut down in November, 233 full-time employees were put out of work

Okanagan home sales increase over last month, still below 2019 numbers: OMREB

Sales, listings see increase over May’s numbers but dwindle in comparison to 2019

Defence claims Surrey man was mentally unwell at time of West Kelowna murder

Tejwant Danjou’s jealousy ‘tormented him’, according to his defence lawyer

Waterparks, rec facilities in Kelowna may reopen late June

‘What we think the plan is today, may change tomorrow’