Kelowna News Staff

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
Man allegedly taking photos of woman in Lake Country a misunderstanding

Man allegedly taking photos of woman in Lake Country a misunderstanding

Suspicious residents put each other on edge, both report to police

Man allegedly taking photos of woman in Lake Country a misunderstanding
Man allegedly takes sneaky photos of woman in Lake Country

Man allegedly takes sneaky photos of woman in Lake Country

Lake Country RCMP look for man driving a charcoal grey SUV

Man allegedly takes sneaky photos of woman in Lake Country
Central Okanagan Search and Rescue and Kelowna Fire Department teamed up to help rescue an injured hiker in Kelowna Sunday. —Image: Firedog Photogrpahy

KFD, COSAR rescue injured Okanagan hiker

Rescue happened after 1 p.m. on Lost Lake Trail in Kelowna after woman injured her leg

Central Okanagan Search and Rescue and Kelowna Fire Department teamed up to help rescue an injured hiker in Kelowna Sunday. —Image: Firedog Photogrpahy
Environment Canada calls for one last day of rain and thunderstorms before a sunny streak starting Sunday. Photo: Keili Bartlett

Okanagan-Shuswap weather: Severe thunderstorm watch

Environment Canada forecasts thunder, cloud and rain for one more day

Environment Canada calls for one last day of rain and thunderstorms before a sunny streak starting Sunday. Photo: Keili Bartlett
Lake Country Council. From left, Councillor Bill Scarrow, Councillor Todd Mackenzie, Councillor Cara Reed, Mayor James Baker and Councillor Blair Ireland plant a tree to commemorate local governments. Photo: District of Lake Country.

Lake Country joins celebration of local government professionals

The district joined communities across the province by planting a new tree

Lake Country Council. From left, Councillor Bill Scarrow, Councillor Todd Mackenzie, Councillor Cara Reed, Mayor James Baker and Councillor Blair Ireland plant a tree to commemorate local governments. Photo: District of Lake Country.
Steve Pirko (left) is charged with the 2014 second-degree murder of Chris Ausman (right) of Cranbrook. (File photo)

Friend of accused Kelowna murderer takes the stand

Elrich Dyck’s testimony continued Friday with details from the night Chris Ausman was killed

Steve Pirko (left) is charged with the 2014 second-degree murder of Chris Ausman (right) of Cranbrook. (File photo)
Buddy the snake was reported missing May 22. Photo: Dede Schmid Facebook

5-foot-long snake reported lost in Rutland

Buddy the snake is reported to be harmless and was reported missing May 22

Buddy the snake was reported missing May 22. Photo: Dede Schmid Facebook