City of Kelowna

Kelowna General Hospital (File photo)

COVID-19 outbreak declared at Kelowna General Hospital

The outbreak affects the rehab unit

  • Apr 17, 2022
Kelowna General Hospital (File photo)
Trevor Pereverzoff who is charged with count of with sexual assault and unlawful confinement.(Jacqueline Gelineau/Capital News) (Jacqueline Gelineau/Capital News)
Trevor Pereverzoff who is charged with count of with sexual assault and unlawful confinement.(Jacqueline Gelineau/Capital News) (Jacqueline Gelineau/Capital News)
(File photo)

Charges laid in man’s racist rant outside Kelowna COVID vaccine clinic

Bruce Orydzuk was attending a protest against vaccines last year

(File photo)
Simon Orlando is working to ensure women and marginalized people are equally represented in ballet (Jacqueline Gelineau/Capital News)

Ballet Kelowna leaps towards gender equality

Women are under-represented as ballet choreographers in Canada

Simon Orlando is working to ensure women and marginalized people are equally represented in ballet (Jacqueline Gelineau/Capital News)
Minister of International Development and Minister responsible for the Pacific Economic Development Agency of Canada, Harjit Sajjan, speaks at the Kelowna Innovation Centre, Apr, 11, 2022 (Capital News/Gary Barnes)

Minister Sajjan stops in Kelowna to talk federal budget highlights

The minister also talked about climate change and moving to a green economy

Minister of International Development and Minister responsible for the Pacific Economic Development Agency of Canada, Harjit Sajjan, speaks at the Kelowna Innovation Centre, Apr, 11, 2022 (Capital News/Gary Barnes)
The Faith Lutheran Church was on fire April 8, damaging the attached daycare (THE NEWS – files)

Fundraiser for Kelowna daycare damaged in fire

A fire on April 8 has forced a Rutland daycare to close

The Faith Lutheran Church was on fire April 8, damaging the attached daycare (THE NEWS – files)
Trevor Hofbauer running at the Apple Bowl Stadium in Kelowna (Alex Senger/Contributed)

Two Kelowna Olympians get ready to race in the Boston Marathon

The pair fueled their marathon training with PB and J sandwiches and oatmeal

Trevor Hofbauer running at the Apple Bowl Stadium in Kelowna (Alex Senger/Contributed)
Kelowna Police Service Dog Mysan. (RCMP)

Kelowna gas theft suspects were apprehended by police dog

Tracked down by Police Service Dog Mysan

Kelowna Police Service Dog Mysan. (RCMP)
Kole Comin, the abusive assailant,  leaving court  (Jacqueline Gelineau/Capital News)
Kole Comin, the abusive assailant,  leaving court  (Jacqueline Gelineau/Capital News)
Libby learning from the big dogs when she was a puppy (Neil Corbett/THE NEWS)

‘Good girl’ gets cheeseburger for hard work at Kelowna school

Police dog Libby came to Kelowna to sweep evacuated school

Libby learning from the big dogs when she was a puppy (Neil Corbett/THE NEWS)
The under-construction Water’s Edge building on Truswell Road in Kelowna engulfed in flames moments before it collapsed on July 8, 2017. (File)

‘Brutally understaffed’ to combat high-rise blazes: Retired Kelowna firefighter

‘We have 120 firefighters on staff, but a minimum of 23 on shift,’ said Kelowna Fire Chief Travis Whiting

The under-construction Water’s Edge building on Truswell Road in Kelowna engulfed in flames moments before it collapsed on July 8, 2017. (File)
Kole Comin leaving court on the second day of a month-long trial. (Jacqueline Gelineau/Capital News)

Trial starts in Kelowna for 4 men accused of sexual assault, unlawful confinement

The four men allegedly took turns sexually assaulting a young woman in Kelowna

Kole Comin leaving court on the second day of a month-long trial. (Jacqueline Gelineau/Capital News)
(Jacqueline Gelineau/Capital News)

UPDATE: Threat made against Quigley Elementary in Kelowna, school evacuated

An email was sent to families notifying of the evacuation at 12:39 p.m.

(Jacqueline Gelineau/Capital News)
Coach Donavin Scott, owner and head instructor of Lake Country Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu coaching a family class (Alex Senger/ contributed)

Man uses martial arts training to neutralize a violent car thief in Kelowna

The man trained at Lake Country Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu

Coach Donavin Scott, owner and head instructor of Lake Country Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu coaching a family class (Alex Senger/ contributed)
Saunders leaving court during cross examination (Jacqueline Gelineau/Capital News)

Crown alleges fraudulent Kelowna social worker acted ‘without thought or care’

Robert Riley Saunders will be back in court on April 19

Saunders leaving court during cross examination (Jacqueline Gelineau/Capital News)
On the hood of the damaged truck are the donated items and a Kelowna Stands With Ukraine sign (Danylo Sora/Contributed)

Ukrainian allies who received donations from Kelowna killed by Russians

Kelowna Stands With Ukraine group sent supplies to attacked military volunteers

On the hood of the damaged truck are the donated items and a Kelowna Stands With Ukraine sign (Danylo Sora/Contributed)
On the hood of the damaged truck are the donated items and a Kelowna Stands With Ukraine sign (Danylo Sora/Contributed)

Ukrainian allies who received Kelowna donation dead amidst Russia war

Kelowna Stands With Ukraine sent the most recent package of supplies to two defenders that have died

On the hood of the damaged truck are the donated items and a Kelowna Stands With Ukraine sign (Danylo Sora/Contributed)
Food Network Bob Blumer (Submitted)

West Kelowna Food Network event for Ukraine relief

Bob Blumer and James Holmes serving up six courses at the Crown and Thieves winery

Food Network Bob Blumer (Submitted)
(File photo/Black Press Media)

B.C. kids in grades 4-5 learn new skills in cycling safety

Everyone Rides Grades 4-5 teachings things such as helmet safety and hand signals

(File photo/Black Press Media)
Saunders leaving court on March 24, 2022. (Jacqueline Gelineau/Capital News)

Kelowna fraudulent social worker used ministry to misappropriate funds: Court

Robert Riley Saunders stole $120,000 in 2017 alone

Saunders leaving court on March 24, 2022. (Jacqueline Gelineau/Capital News)