Michael Rodriguez

Ellison Fire Department. (Contributed)

Ellison Fire Department looking for new recruits

Department will be taking applications for paid-on-call firefighters until Oct. 15

Ellison Fire Department. (Contributed)
Taig Savage

Mounties identify murder victim found at Penticton high school

Taig Savage, 22, was found unresponsive at the track behind Pen Hi on Sept. 5

Taig Savage
Greg Balkwill with his team in Kerry Park at the 2021 Kelowna Multiple Myeloma March. (Contributed)

Kelowna Multiple Myeloma March raises more than $20K

Funds raised go towards research for innovative medications and cures for myeloma

Greg Balkwill with his team in Kerry Park at the 2021 Kelowna Multiple Myeloma March. (Contributed)
(Black Press Media file)

Vernon man arrested after allegedly shining lasers at planes

Police allege the man also attempted to assault an officer as he was being arrested

(Black Press Media file)
Conservative Dan Albas speaks in Ottawa on Dec. 8, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld

Election 2021: Dan Albas — Conservative candidate for Central Okanagan-Similkameen-Nicola

Dan Albas is the incumbent Conservative candidate for Central Okanagan-Similkameen-Nicola

Conservative Dan Albas speaks in Ottawa on Dec. 8, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld
A bus stopped at the Queensway Transit Exchange in downtown Kelowna. (Michael Rodriguez/Capital News)

City of Kelowna eyes new transit facility near UBC Okanagan

The land, just south of UBCO, is in the agricultural land reserve

A bus stopped at the Queensway Transit Exchange in downtown Kelowna. (Michael Rodriguez/Capital News)
Joan Phillip is running for the NDP in Central Okanagan-Similkameen-Nicola. (Contributed)

Election 2021: Joan Phillip — NDP candidate for Central Okanagan-Similkameen-Nicola

This is Joan Phillip’s second run at a seat in Parliament

Joan Phillip is running for the NDP in Central Okanagan-Similkameen-Nicola. (Contributed)
The proposed winery’s 19.5-metre observation tower is 10 metres taller than the city typically allows for alcohol production facilities. (Azhadi Vineyards/Contributed)

Iranian-styled winery proposed in Kelowna

Azhadi Vineyards is seeking a height variance for a 19.5-metre observation tower

The proposed winery’s 19.5-metre observation tower is 10 metres taller than the city typically allows for alcohol production facilities. (Azhadi Vineyards/Contributed)
Sarah Eves is running for the Liberal Party in Central Okanagan-Similkameen-Nicola. (Contributed)

Election 2021: Sarah Eves — Liberal candidate for Central Okanagan-Similkameen-Nicola

Sarah Eves is an elementary school teacher in Logan Lake

Sarah Eves is running for the Liberal Party in Central Okanagan-Similkameen-Nicola. (Contributed)
Photo of alleged suspect. (RCMP)

Man disguised as utility worker allegedly tries to break into Kelowna home, maces resident

‘This was a very frightening incident for the occupants of the home’

Photo of alleged suspect. (RCMP)
(Black Press Media file)

Wildfire-caused water quality advisory lifted for some Westside Road properties

Upper Fintry advisory rescinded, do not consume notice still in place for Killiney Beach

(Black Press Media file)
Bear activity is picking up in West Kelowna. (Black Press Media file)

‘Exceptionally high level of bear activity’ in West Kelowna: WildSafeBC

Highest concern in Glenrosa, Westbank, Smith Creek, Shannon Lake and Rose Valley

Bear activity is picking up in West Kelowna. (Black Press Media file)
RCMP. (Phil McLachlan/Black Press Media file)

RCMP looking for suspect in West Kelowna sexual assault

Woman reported man pulled her into some bushes and sexually assaulted her on Aug. 29

RCMP. (Phil McLachlan/Black Press Media file)
Police were on scene at 1938 Pandosy Street through much of the morning on Thursday, Sept. 2. (Aaron Hemens/Capital News)

Two men injured in home invasion attack at Kelowna apartment

The suspects fled the scene before cops arrived

Police were on scene at 1938 Pandosy Street through much of the morning on Thursday, Sept. 2. (Aaron Hemens/Capital News)
RCMP vest. (Phil McLaclan/Capital News)

Early morning knife assault in downtown Kelowna sends man to hospital

RCMP have not yet made any arrests in the incident

RCMP vest. (Phil McLaclan/Capital News)
(Paula Tran/Capital News)

Multiple-vehicle crash causes delays on Highway 97 in Kelowna

Traffic is moving slowly in both directions on the highway

(Paula Tran/Capital News)
A tray of eggs. (Pixabay photo)

Man arrested after allegedly egging anti-vaccine card protesters in Kamloops

The man was arrested for assault with a weapon; charges being considered

A tray of eggs. (Pixabay photo)
A Kelowna General Hospital patient watches the protest unfold outside, as roughly 1,000 people gathered and protested COVID-19 health measures outside of the hospital on Sept. 1. (Aaron Hemens/Capital News)

Vax card protesters take over streets near Kelowna General Hospital

Around 1,000 people have gathered in opposition of B.C.’s recently announced vaccine card program

A Kelowna General Hospital patient watches the protest unfold outside, as roughly 1,000 people gathered and protested COVID-19 health measures outside of the hospital on Sept. 1. (Aaron Hemens/Capital News)
A closer look of smoke from the Mount Law wildfire billowing from the forested area surrounding nearby residences on Preston Road on Aug. 18. (Aaron Hemens - Capital News)

Mount Law wildfire continues to burn as rain falls

Favourable conditions aiding firefighters combatting the blaze

A closer look of smoke from the Mount Law wildfire billowing from the forested area surrounding nearby residences on Preston Road on Aug. 18. (Aaron Hemens - Capital News)
(Twila Amato/Black Press Media)

Morning crash takes down light post in Rutland

FortisBC crews are on scene but power appears to be on in the area

(Twila Amato/Black Press Media)
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