Barry Gerding

Dementia journey the long good-bye

More than 70,000 people in B.C. have been diagnosed with dementia

Collaborative Kelowna effort to showcase historic Indigenous children’s art

Shared Nk’Mip children’s art exhibition hosted by Kelowna Art Gallery and Okanagan Heritage Museum

Foundry Kelowna looking to go mobile

Youth health centre looks to expand access to services across Central Okanagan

Column: Difficulty of dealing with dementia

Dementia journey a mix of humour and sadness.

Okanagan region property assessments continue to rise

Biggest increases for Okanagan region from 2018 to 2019 reported in Summerland, Keremeos

Safeguarding youth from Internet addiction

Kelowna website founder invited to global conference on children’s social media exposure rights

Osoyoos mayor to chair Okanagan water board

Sue McKortoff brings South Okanagan perspective to board chair’s role

UBCO addressing on-campus student housing needs

Further 440 bed commitment will add to existing 1,676 student campus housing inventory

Column: Adopting historic views for modern times

Expanding role for First Nations in managing environment

Kal/Wood Lake study cites need to protect drinking water

Study recommends boaters stay away from low wake zones around shoreline, drinking water intakes

Retailers feel impact of generous return policies

Technology data tracking can clamp down on fraudulent abuse

West Kelowna student finalist for $100,000 scholarship

Nhi Dao, Grade 12 Mouch Boucherie Secondary student, cited for her community service

Kelowna church helping people change their lives

Programs exemplify community service ideals of St. Andrews Anglican Parish congregation

In depth: Simple falls causing serious injuries to people over 65

Kelowna’s high population of seniors puts it in the spotlight for how it deals with seniors’ issues

Investigation justifies shooting of homeless man by B.C. RCMP officer

Incident won’t be referred to Crown counsel for consideration of charges

Interior Health adapting to legalized cannabis

Creating new challenges for IH staff, public health care facilities

Okanagan home builders challenge energy efficiency initiative

B.C. Energy Step Code called to costly for new homes

Positive results for Vernon substance misuse deterrence initiative

Appeal made to adopt Preventure program across Interior Health region

Seeking to preserve B.C. First Nations’ plant and habitat knowledge

Traditional Indigenous diet diversified beyond just meat and fish

Call revived to end ICBC car insurance monopoly

Private insurers advocate for access to vehicle insurance marketplace