Kelowna

Fire crews at home under construction. (Jacqueline Gelineau/ Kelowna Capital News)

Construction worker burned in Black Mountain house fire

The fire was reported just before 3 p.m. on Mine Hill Drive

 

Dogs were carefree today, while their owners are concerned about a body that was found at the Glenmore dog park yesterday (Jacqueline Gelineau/ Capital News)

Discovery of body at Kelowna park terrifies dog owners

The death is being investigated as suspicous

 

New KGH Foundation CEO Allison Ramchuck (Darren Caul)

After a nationwide search, KGH Foundation finds its new CEO close to home

Allison Ramchuk held a previous role as the foundation’s chief development officer

 

Two men broke into a Kelowna art gallery early Saturday morning, stealing almost $70k worth of pieces in the process. (Submitted)

VIDEO: Thieves break into Kelowna gallery, escape with $70k worth of fine art

Camera footage indicates the heist was completed by 2:02 a.m. on Jan. 15

Two men broke into a Kelowna art gallery early Saturday morning, stealing almost $70k worth of pieces in the process. (Submitted)
Our Yoga Studio has re-opened despite public health orders (File photo)

Kelowna yoga studio remains open despite health orders

Ellis street studio has been warned of potential fines

Our Yoga Studio has re-opened despite public health orders (File photo)
Our Yoga Studio has re-opened despite public health orders (File photo)

Kelowna yoga studio remains open despite health orders

Ellis street studio has been warned of potential fines

Our Yoga Studio has re-opened despite public health orders (File photo)
The weekly COVID-19 case map for Jan. 2 to 8. (BC CDC).

441 COVID-19 cases reported in the Central Okanagan from Jan. 2 to 8

The data indicates a decline in cases from the region’s 625 infections the week before

The weekly COVID-19 case map for Jan. 2 to 8. (BC CDC).
Angus and Sydney MacKay, the clinic owners. (Sammy Hill)

Kelowna’s play-based physio helps kids develop and recover while having fun

Kids Physio Group is in on Enterprise Way

  • Jan 14, 2022
Angus and Sydney MacKay, the clinic owners. (Sammy Hill)
Pandosy Waterfront Park is one of several projects the City sought input on through 2021 (City of Kelowna)

Kelowna residents help shape the city through virtual voices

Feedback through Get Involved Kelowna sees a 25 per cent increase in 2021 over 2020

Pandosy Waterfront Park is one of several projects the City sought input on through 2021 (City of Kelowna)
Kelowna General Hospital (File photo)

COVID-19 outbreak on a surgical ward at Kelowna General Hospital

IH also announces COVID-19 outbreak at an assisted living facility in Vernon

Kelowna General Hospital (File photo)
Our Yoga Studio has re-opened despite public health orders (File photo)

Our Yoga Space in Kelowna reopens, joins gyms defying health orders

The yoga studio re-opened on Jan. 11 despite warning and order to close issued from Interior Health

Our Yoga Studio has re-opened despite public health orders (File photo)
The IIO B.C. (File Photo)

No issue with Kelowna RCMP wellness check before man’s killing, police watchdog rules

The IIO was called into investigate after Thomas Chadwick was found dead in May 2021

The IIO B.C. (File Photo)
The Kelowna Rockets will meet the Portland Winterhawks for the fourth and final time this season on Saturday (Jan. 8) after the team’s game the night before the postponed. (Steve Dunsmoor photo)

Kelowna Rockets back on the ice Saturday after six-day hiatus

The team’s game on Friday against the Vancouver Giants was postponed

The Kelowna Rockets will meet the Portland Winterhawks for the fourth and final time this season on Saturday (Jan. 8) after the team’s game the night before the postponed. (Steve Dunsmoor photo)
The newest member of the Kelowna Rockets, Adam Kydd, is expected to ‘step in and play in all situations’. (Photo by Candice Ward/Calgary Hitmen)

Rockets trade Vernon product Steel Quiring for Calgary Hitmen’s Adam Kydd

Rockets GM Bruce Hamilton expects Kydd to be a team leader right away

The newest member of the Kelowna Rockets, Adam Kydd, is expected to ‘step in and play in all situations’. (Photo by Candice Ward/Calgary Hitmen)
Kelowna not only had its driest year on record in 2021 but also had its third-warmest year ever. (Aaron Hemens - Black Press Media)

2021 was Kelowna’s driest year ever: Environment Canada

Kelowna, Vernon and Penticton all saw their precipitation numbers cut in half for the entire year

Kelowna not only had its driest year on record in 2021 but also had its third-warmest year ever. (Aaron Hemens - Black Press Media)
After 25 years in the meat industry Randy Gray has closed Mission Meats.

Straight from DeHart

Mission Meats closes after 25 years in business

  • Jan 5, 2022
After 25 years in the meat industry Randy Gray has closed Mission Meats.
Crash on Highway 97N in Kelowna. (Jacqueline Gelineau/ Capital News)

3 vehicle crash blocks Highway 97N and Banks Road

A t-bone crash is affecting the lanes of Highway 97N and Banks in Kelowna

Crash on Highway 97N in Kelowna. (Jacqueline Gelineau/ Capital News)
Nordic and skate skiing tracks are set around Kelowna for everyone to enjoy (Britt Bailey)

Kelowna residents stay active amid freezing conditions

With the right layers, it is possible to stay active in all conditions

Nordic and skate skiing tracks are set around Kelowna for everyone to enjoy (Britt Bailey)
Flooding at the Rodney Hobson Karate Academy in Rutland. (GoFundMe)

Pipes burst, water flows at businesses around Kelowna

Kelowna businesses have been impacted by flooding caused by burst pipes

Flooding at the Rodney Hobson Karate Academy in Rutland. (GoFundMe)
Vehicle into building. (Jacqueline Gelineau/ Capital News)

Vehicle smashes into Kelowna liquor store

A car smashed through the front window of a building on Lakeshore Road

Vehicle into building. (Jacqueline Gelineau/ Capital News)