Jake Courtepatte

(Canadian Press/File photo)

Kelowna RCMP will be out ‘in full force’ for Impaired Driving Enforcement Day

Plan a safe ride home during holiday party season

(Canadian Press/File photo)
Rockets forward Andrew Cristall in action against the Spokane Chiefs at Prospera Place on Nov. 18. (Steven Dunsmoor/Submitted)

Kelowna Rockets’ Cristall earns some All-CHL honours

Forward named to CHL Team of the Month

Rockets forward Andrew Cristall in action against the Spokane Chiefs at Prospera Place on Nov. 18. (Steven Dunsmoor/Submitted)
148 sample tests were taken on Okanagan lakes this year for invasive mussels. (Neil Bousquet/Submitted)

Okanagan lakes remain mussel-free

Five lakes tested for invasive species

148 sample tests were taken on Okanagan lakes this year for invasive mussels. (Neil Bousquet/Submitted)
(Big White/Facebook)

Get totally tubular at Big White this weekend

Tube park to open this Friday

(Big White/Facebook)
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West Kelowna RCMP investigating fatal pedestrian crash

Man killed on Scotstown Road by vehicle

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Drugs and cash were seized at a Nov. 26, 2022 traffic stop in Kelowna. (RCMP/Submitted)

Meth, cocaine, heroin and more seized in Kelowna traffic stop

Two arrested in KLO Road bust

Drugs and cash were seized at a Nov. 26, 2022 traffic stop in Kelowna. (RCMP/Submitted)
The RCMP CounterAttack campaign begins in December and will continue into January. (Metro Creative/Submitted)

More check stops coming to Kelowna roads as holiday season approaches

December is National Impaired Driving Month

The RCMP CounterAttack campaign begins in December and will continue into January. (Metro Creative/Submitted)
Ronald Karlson was arrested on the morning of Nov. 23. (Merritt RCMP)

Long list of past offences for man arrested in standoff in Merritt

Ronald Karlson had been banned from city limits

Ronald Karlson was arrested on the morning of Nov. 23. (Merritt RCMP)
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

Dilworth Drive and Harvey Avenue in Kelowna. (Google Maps/Screenshot)
Two more lifts opened at Big White on Nov. 24 and Nov. 25. (Big White Ski Resort/Submitted)

Don’t dodge this bullet: Big White opens more lifts

Bullet Express Quad, Black Forest chairs open for the season

Two more lifts opened at Big White on Nov. 24 and Nov. 25. (Big White Ski Resort/Submitted)
Get out and share the spirit of the holidays while ice skating at Stuart Park. (Jacqueline Gelineau/Capital News)

Downtown outdoor rink opening soon in Kelowna

Stuart Park ice to open on Dec. 1

Get out and share the spirit of the holidays while ice skating at Stuart Park. (Jacqueline Gelineau/Capital News)
Mateen Hessami, Mitacs Award winner. (Submitted)

Kelowna researcher supporting Splatsin efforts to save endangered caribou

UBCO grad won award for outstanding innovation

Mateen Hessami, Mitacs Award winner. (Submitted)
Actor/bodybuilder Lou Ferrigno with local filmmaker/promotor Norm Coyne. (Natasha Haldane-Anderson/Submitted)
Actor/bodybuilder Lou Ferrigno with local filmmaker/promotor Norm Coyne. (Natasha Haldane-Anderson/Submitted)
Rockets forward Andrew Cristall in action against the Spokane Chiefs at Prospera Place on Nov. 18. (Steven Dunsmoor/Submitted)

Kelowna Rockets forward Cristall now projected as first round NHL pick

Upgraded to ‘A’ rating by NHL Central Scouting

Rockets forward Andrew Cristall in action against the Spokane Chiefs at Prospera Place on Nov. 18. (Steven Dunsmoor/Submitted)
Police were staged at a home in the 2600 block of Granite Avenue in Merritt on the evening of Nov. 20. (Contributed)

Another police standoff as havoc continues in Merritt

Police presence continues downtown in latest search warrant

Police were staged at a home in the 2600 block of Granite Avenue in Merritt on the evening of Nov. 20. (Contributed)
West Kelowna defenceman Isaiah Norlin is one of two Warriors that can be voted into the 2023 BCHL All-Star Game in Penticton. (Tami Quan Photography)

Vote your West Kelowna Warriors into All-Star Game

Defenceman Norlin, forward Salandra on the ballot

West Kelowna defenceman Isaiah Norlin is one of two Warriors that can be voted into the 2023 BCHL All-Star Game in Penticton. (Tami Quan Photography)
The two suspects stole a car in Kelowna on Thursday and have since been arrested. RCMP are no longer asking residents to be on the lookout for them. (File photo)

Large pile of money found on sidewalk turned into Kelowna police

RCMP looking for rightful owner of cash

The two suspects stole a car in Kelowna on Thursday and have since been arrested. RCMP are no longer asking residents to be on the lookout for them. (File photo)
A burnt-out truck was found near the Highway 5A ramp off of Highway 5 in Merritt after an early-morning shooting on Nov. 18. (RCMP/Submitted)

UPDATE: Heavy police presence in Merritt after shots fired

Shooting is thought to be related to spree on Nov. 15

A burnt-out truck was found near the Highway 5A ramp off of Highway 5 in Merritt after an early-morning shooting on Nov. 18. (RCMP/Submitted)
The Oyama General Store during the Christmas season in 2020. (Geri Allan-Helmer/Submitted)

Oyama General Store wants provincial help in smoking out illegal tobacco sales

Owner helps launch ‘Speak Up For Our Stores’ campaign

The Oyama General Store during the Christmas season in 2020. (Geri Allan-Helmer/Submitted)
(Jordy Cunningham/Capital news)

Jacknifed trailer involved in late morning crash in Kelowna

Traffic slowed at Leathead Road and Hollywood Road North

(Jordy Cunningham/Capital news)