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Campfires are no longer permitted at Camp Dunlop in South Kelowna (File photo)

Campfires no longer permitted at Kelowna scout camp

City of Kelowna said they rejected Camp Dunlop’s fire permit due to stricter bylaws

Campfires are no longer permitted at Camp Dunlop in South Kelowna (File photo)
Campfires are no longer permitted at Camp Dunlop in South Kelowna (File photo)

Campfires no longer permitted at Kelowna scout camp

City of Kelowna said they rejected Camp Dunlop’s fire permit due to stricter bylaws

Campfires are no longer permitted at Camp Dunlop in South Kelowna (File photo)
Last year’s bowling charity tournament raised over $28,000 for charity (File photo)

On the Lawn charity bowling tournament returns to Kelowna

40 teams are set to participate in tournament between July 23 and August 13

Last year’s bowling charity tournament raised over $28,000 for charity (File photo)
Kelowna General Hospital is taking precautions to prevent the spread of the coronavirus in the Interior (File photo)

Kelowna General Hospital takes steps to prevent spread of coronavirus

So far, at least six people have died and 275 people have contracted the virus worldwide

Kelowna General Hospital is taking precautions to prevent the spread of the coronavirus in the Interior (File photo)
Tourism numbers are up in the Thompson/Okanagan (File photo)

Tourism visits to the Thompson/Okanagan up 18 per cent year-over-year

In 2019, almost 11.4 million people spent at least one night visiting the region

Tourism numbers are up in the Thompson/Okanagan (File photo)
BCVQA wines is celebrating its 30th anniversary in 2020 (File photo)

Wine regulator celebrates 30 years in British Columbia

BCVQA wines was established in 1990 to promote B.C made wines

BCVQA wines is celebrating its 30th anniversary in 2020 (File photo)
Columnist Joelle McKiernan shares the best methods to stick to your new year resolutions. (File Photo)

UBCO looking for great writers as part of annual Okanagan Short Story Contest

Deadline for submissions quickly approaching on Jan. 31

Columnist Joelle McKiernan shares the best methods to stick to your new year resolutions. (File Photo)
The coating could be beneficial to airplanes flying in a northern climate (File photo)

UBCO partners with Boeing to test new anti-ice coating technology

The coating could one day be applied to all airplanes to prevent ice buildup

The coating could be beneficial to airplanes flying in a northern climate (File photo)
A picture of Teanna Elliot with her daughter (Photo courtesy of Teanna Elliot)

Kelowna’s ‘Baby Mary’ finds biological parents after more than 30 years

Geneologist and DNA test helped her connect with her biological parents

A picture of Teanna Elliot with her daughter (Photo courtesy of Teanna Elliot)
James Mullinger will be paying to visit to the Okanagan in April (Photo courtesy of James Mullinger)

Comedian James Mullinger to bring tour to Okanagan in April

Tour dates include Kelowna, Vernon and Penticton

James Mullinger will be paying to visit to the Okanagan in April (Photo courtesy of James Mullinger)
The film industry brought in million to the Okanagan in 2019 (File photo)

Film industry brings almost $24 million to Okanagan economy in 2019

Over 30 Okanagan films helped to bring in total dollar amount

The film industry brought in million to the Okanagan in 2019 (File photo)
Rental prices for a one-bedroom unit have climbed in Kelowna in the last year (File photo)                                Rental prices for a one-bedroom unit have climbed in Kelowna in the last year (File photo)

Kelowna is eighth most expensive Canadian city to rent: Report

Cost for renting a one-bedroom unit in Kelowna has increased by 3.8 per cent to $1,350 in last year

Rental prices for a one-bedroom unit have climbed in Kelowna in the last year (File photo)                                Rental prices for a one-bedroom unit have climbed in Kelowna in the last year (File photo)
Cheeba Cheebas Premium Cannabis is open up for business in West Kelowna (Connor Trembley - Kelowna Capital News)

Cheeba Cheebas Premium Cannabis finally opens in West Kelowna

From start to finish, it took 13 months for the store to open up shop

Cheeba Cheebas Premium Cannabis is open up for business in West Kelowna (Connor Trembley - Kelowna Capital News)
CedarCreek will some becomes B.C’s largest organic wine producer (File photo)

Okanagan Valley to have the largest percentage of organic wines in the world

Winery will be producing all of its 27 wines organically across the Okanagan by 2021

CedarCreek will some becomes B.C’s largest organic wine producer (File photo)
Glenrosa Middle School in Kelowna is reportedly in lockdown (Twila Amato- Kelowna Capital News)                                Glenrosa Middle School in Kelowna is reportedly in lockdown (Twila Amato- Kelowna Capital News)

UPDATE: Lockdown lifted at West Kelowna school

The lockdown lasted between 11:25 a.m. and 12:25 p.m. on Tuesday.

Glenrosa Middle School in Kelowna is reportedly in lockdown (Twila Amato- Kelowna Capital News)                                Glenrosa Middle School in Kelowna is reportedly in lockdown (Twila Amato- Kelowna Capital News)
Groups are looking to connect Okanagan/Syilx trails across the US/Canada border (File photo)

Okanagan groups look to connect First Nation trails across US/Canada border

Groups recently met in Osoyoos to discuss how to advance the project

Groups are looking to connect Okanagan/Syilx trails across the US/Canada border (File photo)
Tuesday will be the last day of operation for One Big Table (Photo courtesy of One Big Table Facebook page)

Cooperative grocery store in Kelowna closes for good

One Big Table will shutting its doors on Tuesday after 912 days in operation

Tuesday will be the last day of operation for One Big Table (Photo courtesy of One Big Table Facebook page)
Kelowna’s Tolko sawmill saw its last day of operation on Wednesday (File photo)

Kelowna’s Tolko sawmill shuts its doors for good

Wednesday marked the last day of operation for the mill

Kelowna’s Tolko sawmill saw its last day of operation on Wednesday (File photo)
Both dogs were found in rough shape by authorities (Photo courtesy of RDCO)

West Kelowna searches for owners of two injured dogs

Three dogs were discovered wandering West Kelowna, two of them badly injured

Both dogs were found in rough shape by authorities (Photo courtesy of RDCO)
The fundraiser will be held next Wednesday (File photo)

UBCO to hold survivors of sexual assault fundraiser

$7,500 goal amount will help provide counseling sevice for those waiting for treatment

The fundraiser will be held next Wednesday (File photo)