Kelowna News Staff

Sunny skies with a few clouds expected throughout Saturday. (File photo)

Okanagan-Shuswap weather: Sun and heat continue Saturday

Environment Canada forecasts highs of 30 C throughout the Okanagan Saturday

Sunny skies with a few clouds expected throughout Saturday. (File photo)
A tow truck clears a car crash in West Kelowna Monday afternoon. (Photo-Dave Ogilvie )

Speeding problems in West Kelowna addressed by city council

The city is looking to increase levels of road safety with speeding deterrents

A tow truck clears a car crash in West Kelowna Monday afternoon. (Photo-Dave Ogilvie )
UPDATE: One dead after crash on Highway 97 in West Kelowna

UPDATE: One dead after crash on Highway 97 in West Kelowna

A portion of the highway remains closed after the fatal collision Friday morning

UPDATE: One dead after crash on Highway 97 in West Kelowna
Boy attacked by dog at Kelowna Beach

Boy attacked by dog at Kelowna Beach

Kelowna RCMP search for woman believed to be owner of the dog

Boy attacked by dog at Kelowna Beach
Audubon the pigeon is domesticated and looking for a new home. Photo: Kelowna SPCA Facebook

Domesticated pigeon at Okanagan SPCA looking for new home

Plenty of interest has been shown for Audubon the friendly pigeon

Audubon the pigeon is domesticated and looking for a new home. Photo: Kelowna SPCA Facebook
A GoFundMe was started after the death of Kelowna DJ Braeden Souter (Dr. Brae). Photo: GoFundMe

Support flows in after death of young Okanagan DJ

A GoFundMe has been set up to celebrate the life of Braeden Souter

A GoFundMe was started after the death of Kelowna DJ Braeden Souter (Dr. Brae). Photo: GoFundMe
Highway 97 northbound, photo from B.C. Highway cams

Update: special weather statement issued for Okanagan Connector ends

Late season snow was expected for the Merritt to Kelowna highway

Highway 97 northbound, photo from B.C. Highway cams
June snowfall expected on Okanagan Connector

June snowfall expected on Okanagan Connector

A late-season snowfall of up to 10 cm could fall before Friday

June snowfall expected on Okanagan Connector
Arion Therapeutic Farm celebrates its 10th anniversary June 9 and offers free admission to families looking to meet the farm life. Photo: Arion Therapeutic Farm Facebook

Therapeutic animal farm in Okanagan celebrates 10th anniversary

Arion Therapeutic Farm will have free admisson in memory of co-founder Toppy Cowen June 9

Arion Therapeutic Farm celebrates its 10th anniversary June 9 and offers free admission to families looking to meet the farm life. Photo: Arion Therapeutic Farm Facebook
Haddessah Block with the bike device for her left hand. It was funded by public support of the Key Tag and Address Label Service. Photo: War Amps

Okanagan teen gets biking confidence with new artificial limb

Haddessah Block gets some help for a favourite activity

Haddessah Block with the bike device for her left hand. It was funded by public support of the Key Tag and Address Label Service. Photo: War Amps
Cambrie Knight and MacKenna Miller enjoy feeding one of the macropods1 at the Kangaroo Creek Farm. Photo: Carli Berry/Capital News file photo

Lake Country’s Kangaroo Creek Farm addresses ‘malicious’ rumours

The popular destination took to social media to lay down the facts

Cambrie Knight and MacKenna Miller enjoy feeding one of the macropods1 at the Kangaroo Creek Farm. Photo: Carli Berry/Capital News file photo
Opera Kelowna 2016 performance of Mozart’s The Magic Flute. Photo: Wendy McAlpine and Darren Hull/White Willow Photography

Opera Kelowna hosts free chorus rehearsal and reception

Mix and mingle with members before the Opera season begins later this month

Opera Kelowna 2016 performance of Mozart’s The Magic Flute. Photo: Wendy McAlpine and Darren Hull/White Willow Photography
Alexander (Sandy) Wright celebrates his medical degree with his family at a convocation ceremony. Photo: UBC Okanagan

UBC Okanagan student earns MD and PhD at the same time

Alexander (Sandy) Wright is the first UBCO student to graduate from MD/PhD program

Alexander (Sandy) Wright celebrates his medical degree with his family at a convocation ceremony. Photo: UBC Okanagan
KPhoto: Tyra Skibington Facebook

Okanagan athletes ready for International Children’s Games in Russia

The Games start in July and local athletes are competing in 3 of 9 sports

KPhoto: Tyra Skibington Facebook
Kelowna RCMP building on Richter Street (Photo by Steven Lin)

BC RCMP launch ‘fulsome review’ into 2012 interrogation of sex assault victim

Kelowna RCMP under fire after video footage of an “abhorrent” interrogation

Kelowna RCMP building on Richter Street (Photo by Steven Lin)
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B.C. government looks to keep Okanagan visitors safe during emergencies

Tourism in the Okanagan has been impacted by emergencies like wildfires

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Kelowna RCMP building on Richter Street (Photo by Steven Lin)

RCMP Deputy Commissoner addresses 2012 Kelowna RCMP assault investigation

Kelowna RCMP under fire after video footage of an “abhorrent” interrogation

Kelowna RCMP building on Richter Street (Photo by Steven Lin)
Kootnekoff: Discriminate against babysitters

Kootnekoff: Discriminate against babysitters

The Supreme Court of Canada recently declined to hear an interesting case…

Kootnekoff: Discriminate against babysitters
Photo: Penticton Fire Department

Penticton fire at Carmi Mountain still labelled as held

B.C. Wildfire Service responded to the fire on Saliken Drive Friday evening

Photo: Penticton Fire Department
Sunny and hazy skies expected throughout the Okanagan for the weekend. Photo: Pixabay

Okanagan-Shuswap weather: haze and heat continue

Environment Canada forecasts hazy skies and highs of 31 C Saturday

Sunny and hazy skies expected throughout the Okanagan for the weekend. Photo: Pixabay