Central Okanagan Regional District

North Westside Fire Rescue. (File)

Two North Westside deputy fire chiefs jet off to Mexico amid pandemic

‘To have two of the most senior guys off of our force at the exact same time puts us in a risky situation out here’

 

Kelowna seen from the top of Knox Mountain. (Phil McLachlan - Capital News file)

Homeownership unattainable for many Kelowna residents

Single-person and single-parent households often have limited options when it comes to housing

 

Administrative headquarters for the Regional District of Central Okanagan in Kelowna. (File photo)

Tempers fly over a pricey picnic shelter in the North Westside

Lack of detail on $121,000 shelter expenditure further incites self-governance wishes

 

North Westside residents (with valid ID cards) can dispose of their electronic equipment on Saturday, July 25, at the transfer station. (Pixabay)

North Westside residents can drop off household hazardous waste

Goods will be collected at North Westside Transfer Station Saturday, July 25, from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.

North Westside residents (with valid ID cards) can dispose of their electronic equipment on Saturday, July 25, at the transfer station. (Pixabay)
North Westside Fire Rescue paid on-call hall. Google

North Westside firefighters replaced after protesting suspension of chief, deputy

The RDCO said they have since recruited other officers to maintain the level of service in the community

North Westside Fire Rescue paid on-call hall. Google
Outdoor water restrictions return to RDCO water systems

Outdoor water restrictions return to RDCO water systems

The restriction will be in effect from June 16 to Sept. 15

Outdoor water restrictions return to RDCO water systems
Customers on the Killiney Beach Water System are now under a planned water quality advisory following work done on the Winchester Control Room Tuesday, June 9. (File photo)

Boiling water advised for Killiney Beach customers

Advisory issued for 290 customers of Killiney Beach system after control room work finished June 9

Customers on the Killiney Beach Water System are now under a planned water quality advisory following work done on the Winchester Control Room Tuesday, June 9. (File photo)
Kelowna firefighters participate in an exercise in this Sept. 11, 2019 photo. (Natalia Cuevas Huaico - Capital News)

North Westside residents shocked at fire chief’s suspension

Communities association president said they don’t know why the suspension happened

Kelowna firefighters participate in an exercise in this Sept. 11, 2019 photo. (Natalia Cuevas Huaico - Capital News)
Playground in Kelowna, B.C. (Contributed)

Central Okanagan Public Schools close playgrounds due to COVID-19 concerns

The closures are to prevent the spread of the virus

Playground in Kelowna, B.C. (Contributed)