City of West Kelowna

Vernon Sun Valley Source For Sports Vipers (dark jersey) host an eight-team minor hockey Tier 2 U15 tournament Dec. 2-4 with the majority of games at Kal Tire Place North. (Morning Star - file photo)

Vernon Vipers set for Tier 2 U15 home tourney

Vipers play Calgary Bluer in their tourney opener Friday, Dec. 2, at Kal Tire Place North, 3:30 p.m.

 

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West Kelowna RCMP investigating fatal pedestrian crash

Man killed on Scotstown Road by vehicle

 

Dilworth Drive and Harvey Avenue in Kelowna. (Google Maps/Screenshot)

The most dangerous intersections in the Central Okanagan

Dilworth Drive and Harvey Avenue tops the list

 

Conceptual rendering of Julia’s Junction. (juliasjunction.ca)

All-inclusive playground an inspiration for West Kelowna council

The city has contributed $200,000 to the project

Conceptual rendering of Julia’s Junction. (juliasjunction.ca)
West Kelowna Fire Service has responded to nearly 1,500 medical calls so far in 2022. (Black Press file photo)

West Kelowna Fire Service answering the call more often due to B.C. ambulance woes

‘There is absolutely no question we are doing more medical calls than we ever have’

West Kelowna Fire Service has responded to nearly 1,500 medical calls so far in 2022. (Black Press file photo)
Actor/bodybuilder Lou Ferrigno with local filmmaker/promotor Norm Coyne. (Natasha Haldane-Anderson/Submitted)

A chance to get smashed with The Hulk’s Lou Ferrigno at West Kelowna winery

Enjoy a tasting of one of the world’s most prestigious cognacs -…

Actor/bodybuilder Lou Ferrigno with local filmmaker/promotor Norm Coyne. (Natasha Haldane-Anderson/Submitted)
Okanagan Sun Dominic Britton walking up to accept his offensive player of the game plaque (Photo - Jordy Cunningham/Capital News)

Okanagan Sun taking on a storm in battle for third national title

Sun to take on Regina in Canadian Junior Football League championship

Okanagan Sun Dominic Britton walking up to accept his offensive player of the game plaque (Photo - Jordy Cunningham/Capital News)
Royal Canadian Legion Westbank 288 treasurer Liz Dickson and president Anne Fox.
(Jacqueline Gelineau - West K News)

Okanagan Indigenous veterans were stripped of their status after war efforts

Westbank First Nations held a ceremony for Indigenous veterans day

Royal Canadian Legion Westbank 288 treasurer Liz Dickson and president Anne Fox.
(Jacqueline Gelineau - West K News)
The West Kelowna Warriors and Vernon Vipers are meeting for the second time in five days after the Warriors took the first game of the season series 4-3 on Friday night (Nov. 5) (Photo - Andrew Knopf/@BCHLWarriors Twitter)

West Kelowna Warriors and Vernon Vipers meeting for the second time in five days

The Warriors won the first game of the season series 4-3 last Friday night (Nov. 5)

The West Kelowna Warriors and Vernon Vipers are meeting for the second time in five days after the Warriors took the first game of the season series 4-3 on Friday night (Nov. 5) (Photo - Andrew Knopf/@BCHLWarriors Twitter)
The West Kelowna Warriors beat the Vernon Vipers 4-3 on Friday night (Photo - Andrew Knopf/@BCHLWarriors/Twitter)

West Kelowna Warriors take care of Vernon Vipers in back-and-forth game

With the win, the Warriors became the fourth team in the BCHL to reach double digit wins this season

The West Kelowna Warriors beat the Vernon Vipers 4-3 on Friday night (Photo - Andrew Knopf/@BCHLWarriors/Twitter)
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Drivers wanted as Uber looks to start engines in Kelowna

Company applied for licence in August

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Downed lines led to a vehicle crash on Westside Road early Tuesday morning, Oct. 25, 2022. (Submitted photo)

Power lines pulled down, causing crash on Westside Road

The road was closed for about two hours after downed lines caused a motor vehicle crash

Downed lines led to a vehicle crash on Westside Road early Tuesday morning, Oct. 25, 2022. (Submitted photo)
Gord Milsom is West Kelowna’s new mayor. Milson gave an acceptance speech Saturday night after votes were tallied. - Sydney Morton/Capital News

BREAKING: Milsom staying on as West Kelowna mayor

The unofficial results from the city say he received 4,410 votes

Gord Milsom is West Kelowna’s new mayor. Milson gave an acceptance speech Saturday night after votes were tallied. - Sydney Morton/Capital News
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Wildfire off Highway 33 near Kelowna triples in size

After being called Arlington Lake, it is now called the West Kettle River wildfire

(BC Wildfire)
Smoke can be seen across the lake from the Capital News office at 2495 Enterprise Way in Kelowna. (Jake Courtepatte/Capital News)

Wildfire north of West Kelowna out of control

Reports of smoke were called in around 7 a.m.

Smoke can be seen across the lake from the Capital News office at 2495 Enterprise Way in Kelowna. (Jake Courtepatte/Capital News)
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‘Bizarre’ parking job tips off West Kelowna RCMP to another impaired driver

Over the last 5 days, West Kelowna police take 11 impaired drivers off the road

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(Photo - RCMP)

UPDATE: B.C. convicted killer wanted province-wide arrested

If you know his whereabouts or see him, do not approach and call 9-1-1

(Photo - RCMP)
(Photo - Kelowna Beer Week/Facebook)

Oktoberfest, takeover nights and more highlight Kelowna Beer Week

Kelowna Beer Week is happening over 11 days from Sept. 23 to Oct. 8

(Photo - Kelowna Beer Week/Facebook)
A month-long initiative by the Combined Forces Special Enforcement Unit in the Okanagan led to the seizure of illicit drugs, weapons, firearms, and cash while working to disrupt and lessen opportunities for gang violence (Brittany Webster - Capital News)

Estimated 29,000 lethal fentanyl doses taken off Okanagan streets

CFSEU-BC completed the initiative in partnership with RCMP detachments throughout the Okanagan

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A month-long initiative by the Combined Forces Special Enforcement Unit in the Okanagan led to the seizure of illicit drugs, weapons, firearms, and cash while working to disrupt and lessen opportunities for gang violence (Brittany Webster - Capital News)
The motorcycle seized by West Kelowna RCMP on Sept. 20, 2022. (RCMP/Submitted)

Fleeing motorcyclist nabbed by West Kelowna RCMP

Over double the speed limit in residential zone

The motorcycle seized by West Kelowna RCMP on Sept. 20, 2022. (RCMP/Submitted)