Kelowna News Staff

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
Environment Canada forecasts rain and possible storms Saturday throughout the Okanagan.(Unsplash image - Gabriele Diwald)                                Environment Canada says rain will start this evening.(Unsplash image - Gabriele Diwald)

Okanagan-Shuswap weather: Saturday rain, Sunday sun

Environment Canada forecasts rain and possible storms to start the weekend

Environment Canada forecasts rain and possible storms Saturday throughout the Okanagan.(Unsplash image - Gabriele Diwald)                                Environment Canada says rain will start this evening.(Unsplash image - Gabriele Diwald)
Sunny skies expected throughout the Okanagan for the start of the weekend, chances of showers in afternoon. Photo: Pixabay

Okanagan-Shuswap weather: hazy and hot weekend starts up

Environment Canada forecasts highs of 30 C Friday, risk of thunderstorm in some parts of Okanagan

Sunny skies expected throughout the Okanagan for the start of the weekend, chances of showers in afternoon. Photo: Pixabay
‘Opera in the Vines.’ Photo: Opera Kelowna

Opera Kelowna announces 2019 season schedule

Shows throughout the Okanagan run June to November

‘Opera in the Vines.’ Photo: Opera Kelowna
Okanagan-Shuswap weather: Possible thunderstorms; high of 30 C

Okanagan-Shuswap weather: Possible thunderstorms; high of 30 C

Possible showers and thunderstorms are expected for most of the Okanagan, as…

Okanagan-Shuswap weather: Possible thunderstorms; high of 30 C
Regional District of Central Okanagan Dog Ambassadors are back to educating and informing dog owners this summer. Photo: Regional District of Central Okanagan

Dog ambassadors return to popular Okanagan dog-spots

The Regional Dsitrict of Central Okanagan Dog Ambassadors return this summer

Regional District of Central Okanagan Dog Ambassadors are back to educating and informing dog owners this summer. Photo: Regional District of Central Okanagan
UBC Okanagan welcomes Sa-Hali Secondary grad to 2019 Heat men’s volleyball team. Photo: UBC Okanagan Athletics

Six-foot-five volleyball star joins UBC Okanagan

Owen Cotito joins UBC from Kamloops’ Sa-Hali Secondary

UBC Okanagan welcomes Sa-Hali Secondary grad to 2019 Heat men’s volleyball team. Photo: UBC Okanagan Athletics
Sunny skies expected throughout the Okanagan for the next few days. Photo: Pixabay

Okanagan-Shuswap weather: The sun is here; high of 31 C

Environment Canada forecasts sun and heat Wednesday

Sunny skies expected throughout the Okanagan for the next few days. Photo: Pixabay