Alistair Waters

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‘It’s like deja vu’: Former Kelowna Fire Chief on B.C. wildfires

Gerry Zimmermann says the current situation in B.C. takes him back to the 2003 wildfire in Kelowna

  • Jul 14th, 2017 12:00pm

Updated: Defence minister in Kelowna

Harjit Sajjan tours innovation centre, KF Aerospace and will appear at public event in Lake Country.

  • Jul 12th, 2017 10:52am

Fires prompt largest IH medical evacuation ever

Patients being squeeze in at facilities in Prince George, Kamloops and Kelowna.

  • Jul 11th, 2017 3:40pm

Helicopter used to pluck injured climber after fall

Climber injured after falling off a cliff near Myra Canyon Adventure Park.

  • Jul 10th, 2017 11:23am

Small forest fire near Big White

B.C. Wildfire Service on scene at two fires spotted Wednesday afternoon in remote area.

  • Jul 6th, 2017 11:03am

West Kelowna bests Kelowna in livability says MacLean’s Magazine

West Kelowna ranked 65th best place to live in Canada, Kelowna ranked 100th.

  • Jul 5th, 2017 5:15pm

Central Okanagan flood responders move into recovery mode

Officials say recovery from the recent flooding could take at least another month.

  • Jul 5th, 2017 12:18pm

Clark to NDP: Do it right and we’ll support you

In the Okanagan on Canada Day, Liberal leader Christy Clark spoke to the Kelowna Capital News

  • Jul 1st, 2017 6:38pm

Mounties get their…building

Kelowna’s new Police Services Building officially opens.

  • Jun 27th, 2017 12:31pm

Weather puts Okanagan milfoil control program behind schedule

Okanagan Basin Water Board says its bracing for more milfoil in local lakes this summer.

  • Jun 23rd, 2017 7:00pm

Evacuation lifted for Lake Country resort

Despite lowering to an evacuation alert, Tween Lake Resort remains closed to the public.

  • Jun 21st, 2017 11:43am

Construction on Okanagan Rail Trail to begin in the fall

Initial construction phase of the project will be from Dilworth Drive to Airport Way in Kelowna

  • Jun 13th, 2017 10:40am

Kelowna’s Flair Airlines buys NewLeaf Travel

Purchase makes Flair Airlines Canada’s third national carrier.

  • Jun 7th, 2017 11:06am

UBCO gets federal funds for irrigation research

Ottawa kicking in $1.4 million to help pay for study that could help reduce greenhouse gases.

  • Jun 7th, 2017 6:00am

B.C. premier checks out flooding in Okanagan

Christy Clark pays low-key vistis to Penticton, Summerland and Central Okanagan Tuesday.

  • Jun 6th, 2017 3:52pm

Across The Lake Swim still a go say organizers

The event will feature 1,200 swimmers and go July 15 despite the high level of Okanagan Lake.

  • Jun 5th, 2017 4:41pm

WFN celebrate aboriginal culture

The 27th annual Siya celebration was held on Westbank First Nation land Friday.

  • Jun 2nd, 2017 3:21pm

Wind and rain in forecast add to flooding concern

Wind and rain in forecast add to Central Okanagan flooding concerns

  • May 30th, 2017 11:33am

MP pledges support for new Conservative leader

Okanagan-Similkameen-Nicola MP Dan Albas didn’t back Andrew Scheer but says he’ll support him now.

  • May 30th, 2017 10:07am

Okanagan Lake continues to move toward record high levels

Expected temperatures of 30 C could send more melted snow water flowing down already swollen creeks.

  • May 25th, 2017 2:47pm