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‘When people call 911 they expect help’: Okanagan MLAs demand solutions to ambulance reduction

The Kelowna fire department said that Kelowna has not yet seen severe ambulance delays

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Accelerate Okanagan’s fourth annual OKGN Angel Summit in 2021. (Photo contributed)

Kelowna council pledges support to Okanagan entrepreneurs

Council approves $4,000 contribution to Accelerate Okanagan Angel Summit

Accelerate Okanagan’s fourth annual OKGN Angel Summit in 2021. (Photo contributed)
On-street parking in downtown Kelowna will be free on Saturdays in December. (Black Press file photo)

Kelowna council approves free parking on Saturdays for holiday shopping

Council approved the request from the Downtown Kelowna Association

On-street parking in downtown Kelowna will be free on Saturdays in December. (Black Press file photo)
Kelowna City Hall. (Michael Rodriguez - Capital News)

Kelowna council looks at changes to next municipal election

Council looking for possible changes to election sign bylaw and procedures

Kelowna City Hall. (Michael Rodriguez - Capital News)
Tom Macauley and his son (Tom Macauley/Facebook)

New father support group looking to end the ‘cycle of abuse’ in Kelowna

A group for new dads who are looking for support and socialization meets on Nov. 26

Tom Macauley and his son (Tom Macauley/Facebook)
Loyal Wooldridge. (Black Press file photo)

Kelowna city councillor returns to chair of regional district board

Loyal Wooldridge was acclaimed by directors to serve a second year as chair

Loyal Wooldridge. (Black Press file photo)
After a two-year restoration J.N. Thompson House was relocated to 3940 Miller Rd. (Photo/City of Kelowna)

Historic Kelowna home up for heritage designation

J.N. Thompson House was built in 1911 at the corner of Richter St. and Sutherland Ave.

After a two-year restoration J.N. Thompson House was relocated to 3940 Miller Rd. (Photo/City of Kelowna)
Conceptual rendering of apartment complex planned for Harvey Ave. (Photo/City of Kelowna)

Kelowna council approves rezoning for large apartment complex on Harvey Ave.

Westrich Pacific Corp. to rezone six properties and build a 171-unit rental building

Conceptual rendering of apartment complex planned for Harvey Ave. (Photo/City of Kelowna)
Kelowna wastewater treatment facility. (Photo/City of Kelowna)

Utility rate hike likely for City of Kelowna customers

City staff report recommends four per cent increase in wastewater utility rate

Kelowna wastewater treatment facility. (Photo/City of Kelowna)
The current Glenmore Firehall is located at 550 Valley Road North. (Photo/Google)

New fire hall for Kelowna’s Glenmore neighbourhood

Changes to the Official Community Plan needed before construction can start

The current Glenmore Firehall is located at 550 Valley Road North. (Photo/Google)
Okanagan Sun Dominic Britton walking up to accept his offensive player of the game plaque (Photo - Jordy Cunningham/Capital News)

Okanagan Sun taking on a storm in battle for third national title

Sun to take on Regina in Canadian Junior Football League championship

Okanagan Sun Dominic Britton walking up to accept his offensive player of the game plaque (Photo - Jordy Cunningham/Capital News)
Corporal Amadeo Vecchio of the Kelowna RCMP detachment. (Submitted)

A long, ongoing military and RCMP career for Kelowna officer

Corporal Amadeo Vecchio continues to serve both Canada and Kelowna

Corporal Amadeo Vecchio of the Kelowna RCMP detachment. (Submitted)
Tent in the snow along Rail Trail, Kelowna (Jacqueline Gelineau/Capital News)

Gospel Mission calls for donations as Kelowna’s unsheltered need warm clothes

Donations can be brought to Kelowna’s Gospel Mission thrift store at 125 Roxby Rd.

Tent in the snow along Rail Trail, Kelowna (Jacqueline Gelineau/Capital News)
(Steve Dunsmoor/Kelowna Rockets)
(Steve Dunsmoor/Kelowna Rockets)
(Josh Berson photo)

Kelowna to have only 7 ambulances after BC Emergency Health Services cuts

The Union of Ambulance Paramedics in B.C. say Kelowna could experience longer wait times.

(Josh Berson photo)
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Avi Gill, wife Binny and child accepting the award for Best Product, 2022 presented by B.C. Food and Beverage (Avi Gill/Submitted)

Success tastes like sparkling pear juice, canned at Kelowna fruit farm

Farming Karma won silver in the Best Product of 2022 competition

Avi Gill, wife Binny and child accepting the award for Best Product, 2022 presented by B.C. Food and Beverage (Avi Gill/Submitted)
Maiah Fujino (left) and her friends enjoy the 2019 Great Okanagan Beer Festival at Kelowna’s Waterfront Park. Photo: Mackenzie Britton/Capital News

Pour one out for the cancelled 2023 Okanagan Beer Festival

The festival last took place in Kelowna in 2019

Maiah Fujino (left) and her friends enjoy the 2019 Great Okanagan Beer Festival at Kelowna’s Waterfront Park. Photo: Mackenzie Britton/Capital News
Conceptual rendering of new KCC (in red) with pedestrian and bicycle paths indicated in yellow (Photo/City of Kelowna)

City of Kelowna seeking bids on largest development project ever

City council unanimously approved the KCC, to be built next to the Apple Bowl, in March

Conceptual rendering of new KCC (in red) with pedestrian and bicycle paths indicated in yellow (Photo/City of Kelowna)
New Kelowna Mayor Tom Dyas speaks at the swearing in ceremony for the new city council. (Barry Gerding/Black Press Media)

New Kelowna city council sworn into office

Mayor Tom Dyas heads up council of five incumbents, four newcomers

New Kelowna Mayor Tom Dyas speaks at the swearing in ceremony for the new city council. (Barry Gerding/Black Press Media)