City of Kelowna

Vaten and his family having a smoke break on a break from court (Jacqueline Gelineau/Capital News)

‘Justice is served’: Family speaks out after 2018 Kelowna manslaughter sentencing

Noah Vaten pled guilty and was convicted of manslaughter

Vaten and his family having a smoke break on a break from court (Jacqueline Gelineau/Capital News)
The fundraiser Justice for Harmandeep Kaur is online at gofundme.com (GoFundMe)

GoFundMe set up for Kelowna woman murdered while working at UBCO

Harmandeep Kaur was working as a security guard at UBCO with goals of one day attending the University

The fundraiser Justice for Harmandeep Kaur is online at gofundme.com (GoFundMe)
Ukrainians are asking for support at City Hall Feb.27, at 2 p.m. (Jacqueline Gelineau/Capital News)

Ukrainian demonstration at Kelowna City Hall tomorrow at 2p.m.

Ukrainians are inviting others to the demonstration Feb. 27 at 2p.m. in front of Kelowna City Hall

Ukrainians are asking for support at City Hall Feb.27, at 2 p.m. (Jacqueline Gelineau/Capital News)
Ukrainians in Kelowna are asking for military supplies, support from Canadian troops, sanctions, and financial help (Jacqueline Gelineau/ Capital News)

Kelowna Ukrainians ask for government support after Russian invasion

There was a demonstration in front of Kelowna City Hall Feb. 24

Ukrainians in Kelowna are asking for military supplies, support from Canadian troops, sanctions, and financial help (Jacqueline Gelineau/ Capital News)
Students protesting and chanting ‘no means no’ outside of Mt. Boucherie Secondary School (Instagram)

Protests continue as West Kelowna students fight to remove alleged sexual abuser

‘No means no’ protest at Stuart park Sunday Feb. 27 at noon

Students protesting and chanting ‘no means no’ outside of Mt. Boucherie Secondary School (Instagram)
(Jacqueline Gelineau/ Capital News)

Okanagan bikers are trading in their leathers for pink shirts

U.B.A.K.A is raising funds and awarness for victims of bullying

(Jacqueline Gelineau/ Capital News)
Iron Energy will not going to comply with the orders in the civil suit from Interior Health (file photo)

West Kelowna gym not backing down to health authority lawsuit

Iron Energy does not consent to the orders in the civil claim served by Interior Health on Feb. 15

Iron Energy will not going to comply with the orders in the civil suit from Interior Health (file photo)
(Contributed)

Lombardy Park to get new protective netting next week

The Okanagan Rail Trail between Gordon and Clifton will be closed for a week

(Contributed)
The incident occurred on Feb. 14 just after 1 p.m. (file photo)

Kelowna teen girl harassed and allegedly followed by man in truck

The girl told him to leave her alone after he followed her in his truck

The incident occurred on Feb. 14 just after 1 p.m. (file photo)
An RCMP cruiser sits outside a home on Kelowna’s Bechard Road after a suspicious death on Monday, Oct. 18. (Michael Rodriguez/Capital News)

Kelowna woman declines bail hearing, murder trial set for 2023

Billy-Jo Bennett is charged with second degree murder for the death of her partner

An RCMP cruiser sits outside a home on Kelowna’s Bechard Road after a suspicious death on Monday, Oct. 18. (Michael Rodriguez/Capital News)
Customers lined up waiting for the new Costco warehouse store to open (Photo - Jordy Cunningham)

Hundreds line up for Costco’s grand opening in Kelowna

The new warehouse is 167,000 square feet in size, 24 per cent bigger than the previous store

Customers lined up waiting for the new Costco warehouse store to open (Photo - Jordy Cunningham)
Signs say ‘Mental Health Matters,’ ‘Gyms are Essential,’ and ‘#FreeBC’ (Iron Energy Gym/Instagram)

Interior Health seeks injunction against West Kelowna Gym, wants rule-breakers arrested

Interior Health is seeking an injunction and an order allowing RCMP to remove those not complying with Public Health Orders

Signs say ‘Mental Health Matters,’ ‘Gyms are Essential,’ and ‘#FreeBC’ (Iron Energy Gym/Instagram)
A hungry coyote attacked three dogs in West Kelowna (stock photo)

Coyote kills 2 dogs in West Kelowna, injures third

Coyotes are out and about and hungry at this time of year

A hungry coyote attacked three dogs in West Kelowna (stock photo)
A child is caught between two parents with conflicting opinions on whether they should be vaccinated (Adobe stock)

Kelowna dad loses parental custody until son is vaccinated, judge rules

Parents have polarized opinions on the COVID-19 vaccine

A child is caught between two parents with conflicting opinions on whether they should be vaccinated (Adobe stock)
Scotty outside of his school (Jacqueline Gelineau/ Capital News)

Kelowna heartthrob encouraging love on Valentine’s Day with a new song

Scotty Berg’s new song ‘You don’t have to be alone’ releases on Feb. 14

Scotty outside of his school (Jacqueline Gelineau/ Capital News)
The Okanagan Rail Trail will be completed in the new Memorandum of Understanding (Contributed).

‘Historic’ agreement will complete Okanagan Rail Trail and improve infrastructure

The deal between the three governments will be signed in the near future

The Okanagan Rail Trail will be completed in the new Memorandum of Understanding (Contributed).
Iron Energy Gym was ordered to close by Interior Health on Feb. 3, 2022. (Gary Barnes/Capital News)

West Kelowna gym ordered to close by Interior Health for continued COVID violations

Iron Energy Gym was served an order to close by Interior Health in the middle of the night Feb. 3

Iron Energy Gym was ordered to close by Interior Health on Feb. 3, 2022. (Gary Barnes/Capital News)
There will be 20 percent less logging in the Okanagan (Black Press file photo)

Less logging should mean more controlled fires around Kelowna, experts say

The new Annual Allowable Cut of timber is less, which may mean there needs to be more controlled burns

There will be 20 percent less logging in the Okanagan (Black Press file photo)
(Black Press Media File Photo)

Lack of benefits, regular hours leading to BC Transit’s driver shortage in Kelowna: union

Bus service in several communities was cut by 15 per cent at the beginning of January

(Black Press Media File Photo)
Sally Riske is suing her former employer for ‘constructive dismissal’ (Okanagan Health Surgical Center)

Kelowna nurse sues after being terminated for not getting COVID vaccine

Sally Riske claims that her employer did not have just cause to terminate her for not getting vaccinated

Sally Riske is suing her former employer for ‘constructive dismissal’ (Okanagan Health Surgical Center)