Lake Country

Dilworth Drive and Harvey Avenue in Kelowna. (Google Maps/Screenshot)

The most dangerous intersections in the Central Okanagan

Dilworth Drive and Harvey Avenue tops the list

 

Wolf caught on camera off Beaver Lake Road on Kelowna/Lake Country border. (Kane Blake)

3 wolves spotted skulking through Kelowna backyard

Kane Blake caught the wolves on camera outside his Beaver Lake home

 

The Voyager RV Centre dealership is located in Lake Country. (Contributed)

Lake Country RV dealership one of top 5 in North America

Voyager RV Centre celebrated at a reception in Las Vegas

 

The Lake Country Native Association held their 25th annual Winter Family Gathering Pow Wow at Winfield Memorial Hall on Saturday, Nov 19. (Photo - Jordy Cunningham/Kelowna Capital News)
The Lake Country Native Association held their 25th annual Winter Family Gathering Pow Wow at Winfield Memorial Hall on Saturday, Nov 19. (Photo - Jordy Cunningham/Kelowna Capital News)
Screenshot of Crystal Waters Rd and Highway 97 from the video presentation made by the Highway 97 Safe Traffic Flow Working Group to Lake Country council on Nov. 16, 2022. (Screenshot/Highway 97 Safe Traffic Flow Working Group)

10 years later, Lake Country residents still concerned with Crystal Waters Road safety

Mayor Ireland says plans are in place, need to secure funds

Screenshot of Crystal Waters Rd and Highway 97 from the video presentation made by the Highway 97 Safe Traffic Flow Working Group to Lake Country council on Nov. 16, 2022. (Screenshot/Highway 97 Safe Traffic Flow Working Group)
The Oyama General Store during the Christmas season in 2020. (Geri Allan-Helmer/Submitted)

Oyama General Store wants provincial help in smoking out illegal tobacco sales

Owner helps launch ‘Speak Up For Our Stores’ campaign

The Oyama General Store during the Christmas season in 2020. (Geri Allan-Helmer/Submitted)
The snow base at Big White is at 77 cm for opening day. (Big White/Facebook)

Shredding season: Big White opens for business

Three chairs open on Nov. 17

The snow base at Big White is at 77 cm for opening day. (Big White/Facebook)
Photo from the Reclaiming Youth Pow Wow that took place in Mission in July this year. (Special to Langley Advance Times)

All are invited to Lake Country Native Association’s 25th winter Powwow

The event takes place at Winfield Memorial Hall from noon to 7 p.m.

Photo from the Reclaiming Youth Pow Wow that took place in Mission in July this year. (Special to Langley Advance Times)
Lake Life Lottery winner Allen Davenport behind the wheel of his new 2022 Mustang convertible. (Photo/KGH Foundation)

Kelowna hospital employee wins convertible, vacation in Lake Life Lottery

Lake Life Lottery supports Kelowna General Hospital Foundation and YMCA of Southern Interior BC

Lake Life Lottery winner Allen Davenport behind the wheel of his new 2022 Mustang convertible. (Photo/KGH Foundation)
Black Press file photo.

Off-duty officer rushes to help on-duty member in Lake Country

Const. Nickel noticed an on-duty officer was in a difficult situation with a suspect

Black Press file photo.
Growers from across the Okanagan gathered in the Ramada hotel parking lot in Kelowna to voice their concerns with BCTF (Jacqueline Gelineau/Capital News)

BC Tree Fruit board and growers clash over closure of Winfield processing plant

The board of directors chose to update and move processing to the Oliver plant

Growers from across the Okanagan gathered in the Ramada hotel parking lot in Kelowna to voice their concerns with BCTF (Jacqueline Gelineau/Capital News)
Remembrance Day in Kelowna, Nov. 11, 2020. (Phil McLachlan - Capital News)

Central Okanagan remembers: Where to honour our soldiers

Remembrance Day ceremonies happening across the region

Remembrance Day in Kelowna, Nov. 11, 2020. (Phil McLachlan - Capital News)
Century 21 realtors came together for a poker tournament to help send kids to camp. (Submitted)

Plenty raised for Easter Seals Camp Winfield

Kelowna realtors poker tournament a success

Century 21 realtors came together for a poker tournament to help send kids to camp. (Submitted)
Grade 5 students at Peter Greer Elementary collected donations for the Lake Country Community Fridge with their second annual Scare Away Hunger food drive (submitted)

Students ‘Scare Away Hunger’ in Lake Country

‘The community fridge was empty when we arrived and overflowing when we left’

Grade 5 students at Peter Greer Elementary collected donations for the Lake Country Community Fridge with their second annual Scare Away Hunger food drive (submitted)
Car fire near Oyama. (Caitlin Clow)

Car bursts into flames on Highway 97 near Oyama

The incident happened just before 6 p.m. Monday

Car fire near Oyama. (Caitlin Clow)
Power outage in Lake Country on Oct. 31, 2022 (BC Hydro)

Lights back on in Lake Country

Power is expected to be restored by 5:30 p.m.

Power outage in Lake Country on Oct. 31, 2022 (BC Hydro)
Halloween in Kelowna 2022 (Brittany Webster - Capital News)
Halloween in Kelowna 2022 (Brittany Webster - Capital News)
(ROBERT WHALE, Sound Publishing)

Drop off old pumpkins at Lake Country bunny sanctuary

The sanctuary will give the pumpkins to the animals as a Halloween treat

(ROBERT WHALE, Sound Publishing)
Open burning permits allowed late this year by RDCO

Dry weather pushes back open burning permits in Central Okanagan

Regional District of Central Okanagan allow open burning permit applications late due to weather

Open burning permits allowed late this year by RDCO
Black smoke billows from a mobile home in Oyama on Oct. 26. (Scott Polie/Facebook)

Mobile home fully engulfed in flames in Lake Country

Emergency services called just after 3:30p.m. on Oct. 26

Black smoke billows from a mobile home in Oyama on Oct. 26. (Scott Polie/Facebook)
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