Black Press Media Staff

Power outage in West Kelowna

Power restored in West Kelowna

The power will not be restored until noon, according to BC Hydro

Power outage in West Kelowna
Boating (Stu Salkled/Black Press Media)

Amid summer sun, officials remind public to take water safety seriously

RCMP, Search and Rescue and BC branch of Lifesaving Society offer recommendations to those water-bound

Boating (Stu Salkled/Black Press Media)
Those that visited the Liquid Zoo in Kelowna are asked to self monitor. Image: Google

COVID-19 exposure notification issued for Liquid Zoo in Kelowna

Interior Health is reaching out directly to individuals who have been exposed

Those that visited the Liquid Zoo in Kelowna are asked to self monitor. Image: Google
File photo- Phil McLachlan, Penticton Western News

Mountie allegedly assaulted by aggressive Peachland man

The man allegedly kicked an officer into a parked vehicle

File photo- Phil McLachlan, Penticton Western News
A new UBC study shows that Canadians are not getting enough light physical activity (needpix.com)

Canadians not getting enough light exercise during pandemic, UBC study finds

Despite resumption of harder workouts, Canadians still not moving enough

A new UBC study shows that Canadians are not getting enough light physical activity (needpix.com)
Ninety COVID-19 cases related to Kelowna cluster

Ninety COVID-19 cases related to Kelowna cluster

Seventy-eight cases are from the Interior Health region

Ninety COVID-19 cases related to Kelowna cluster
Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau speaks at a press conference in Ottawa on June 19, 1972. Beside him is Cabinet Minister Jean Chretien. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Peter Bregg

Canadians pick Pierre Trudeau as the top prime minister since 1968, new poll suggests

Poll shows 54 per cent of Canadians believe former NDP leader Jack Layton would have made good prime minister

Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau speaks at a press conference in Ottawa on June 19, 1972. Beside him is Cabinet Minister Jean Chretien. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Peter Bregg
Image: David Konynenbelt

Update: One person injured in explosion at Salmon Arm marina

Five boats destroyed in fire at Captain’s Cove Marina

Image: David Konynenbelt
(RCMP photo of police boat)

Kelowna man allegedly fires gun into Osoyoos Lake

Osoyoos RCMP is now looking for witnesses to the incident

(RCMP photo of police boat)
Photo: Phil McLachlan

Pedestrian fatally struck by semi in Kamloops

The incident happened early Monday morning on Highway 1

Photo: Phil McLachlan
AlleyCats fundraising for feline in desperate need of eye surgery

AlleyCats fundraising for feline in desperate need of eye surgery

Yul Brynner was abandoned at an Okanagan campground

AlleyCats fundraising for feline in desperate need of eye surgery
On June 11, Kyle Mardon came across this Proud Boys poster affixed to the outside of the door to the Royal Bank in Sahali. (KTW)

Far-right Proud Boys posters popping up in Kamloops

The group was founded in 2016 by Canadian right-wing activist and Vice Media co-founder Gavin McInnes

On June 11, Kyle Mardon came across this Proud Boys poster affixed to the outside of the door to the Royal Bank in Sahali. (KTW)
A risk of a thunderstorm in the Central Okanagan. Image: Pixabay.

Risk of thunderstorm for Central Okanagan

A 40 per cent chance of rain for Friday

A risk of a thunderstorm in the Central Okanagan. Image: Pixabay.
RCMP are searching for these people.

Revelstoke RCMP search for 3 suspects involved in semi-truck crash, evading police

The incident occured on Thursday about 8:20 p.m. on the Trans-Canada Highway

RCMP are searching for these people.
UPDATE: Kelowna RCMP rush to scene of injured man in motorhome blaze

UPDATE: Kelowna RCMP rush to scene of injured man in motorhome blaze

Firefighters are on scene in Joe Rich waiting for police

UPDATE: Kelowna RCMP rush to scene of injured man in motorhome blaze
RCMP at home on Springfield. Twila Amato, Black Press Media.                                RCMP at home on Springfield. Twila Amato, Black Press Media.

Kelowna RCMP investigating a Springfield Road home

The officers have been at the home all morning

RCMP at home on Springfield. Twila Amato, Black Press Media.                                RCMP at home on Springfield. Twila Amato, Black Press Media.
Image: Dave Ogilvie

Three vehicle crash in West Kelowna

The incident happened on Boucherie Road just after 4 p.m.

Image: Dave Ogilvie
Two new fires spark on Wednesday. Image: BC Wildfire Centre

Two new blazes spark in Kamloops Fire Centre

One fire is northwest of Lillooet and the other is north of Cache Creek

Two new fires spark on Wednesday. Image: BC Wildfire Centre
Truck fire on Coquihalla. Image: Facebook

Truck fire causes delays on Coquihalla

The incident is blocking the northbound lanes of Highway 5

Truck fire on Coquihalla. Image: Facebook
Kimberly Beavan won $75,000 (BC Lottery Corp. photo)

Okanagan camping trip makes Delta woman $75,000 richer

Kimberly Beavan won $75,000 on a Platinum Fortunes Scratch & Win ticket

Kimberly Beavan won $75,000 (BC Lottery Corp. photo)