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Kelowna families honour the dead by releasing butterflies

The Nicholson matriarchs release 33 butterflies

Award-winning rockers The Glorious Sons to play Kelowna

Fresh off supporting the Rolling Stones in France, the Canadian band will play Prospera Place Nov. 5

  • Jul 17th, 2018

The City of Kelowna needs your help to design its cultural plan

Residents are invited to take part in an online survey until Aug. 31

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Wildfire near Dee Lake
The Nicholson Matriarchs release butterflies to heal
Vehicle accident in West Kelowna
Fire Chief Jason Brolund on fire at Mount Boucherie

Ballet Kelowna to perform in China

For the first time Ballet Kelowna has been invited to perform in Beijing

Small house fire extinguished by Okanagan homeowner

Homeowner knocked down flames with hose before crews were on scene Tuesday morning

RCMP seek person of interest after elderly man left with ‘life altering’ injuries

Burnaby RCMP believe a male teen is a ‘person of interest’ in the case

Busy day for Central Okanagan Search And Rescue

Two calls and wildfire training kept COSAR volunteers hopping Sunday

‘Lava bomb’ through roof of tour boat injures 22 in Hawaii

“An explosion occurred near the shoreline hurling hot lava rocks towards the boat and injuring several passengers”

  • Jul 16th, 2018

B.C. Wine Info Centre feeling the impact of striking casino workers

The casino isn’t the only Penticton business feeling the brunt of the strike action

Hawaii volcano boat tours continue after ‘lava bomb’ injuries

“An explosion occurred near the shoreline hurling hot lava rocks towards the boat and injuring several passengers.”

City of Kelowna hires new consultant

Bill McKinnon fills the void left by the passing of Rob Mayne

Kelowna cannabis company licensed to perform tests on the plant

GTEC Holding’s Zen Labs got its Health Canada licence in July

Community meets Okanagan Rail Trail campaign target

Goal of $7.8 million met

Downtown drug crime a cause for concern for Kelowna cops

City’s top cop says police presence being bumped up downtown as a result of increase in crime

Former Mountie who fired Taser at Robert Dziekanski drops appeal of sentence

Four Mounties approached a troubled Robert Dziekanski at the airport in 2007 and, within minutes, jolted the man several times with a Taser.

Obama to deliver Mandela address in likely rebuke to Trump

Former U.S. President Barack Obama Monday praised Kenya’s president and opposition leader for working together but said this East African country must do more to end corruption.

Trump picks Kavanaugh, a GOP favourite, for Supreme Court

A favourite of the Republican legal establishment, Kavanaugh, 53, is a former law clerk for retiring Justice Anthony Kennedy.

International bestselling author coming to Kelowna

Jonas Saul has outranked Stephen King and Dean Koontz

Councillors don’t like it but send tower proposal to public hearing anyway

Despite speaking out against Cedar Avenue project councillors say minds are still open

Trump returns from summit with Putin to forceful criticism

“Shameful,” ”disgraceful,” ”weak,” were a few of the comments. Makes the U.S. “look like a pushover,” said GOP Sen. Bob Corker of Tennessee.