Carli Berry

Highlights from the week

Every Saturday, the Capital News will highlight popular stories from the week

The first rides on the official Okanagan Rail Trail

A test section of the Okanagan Rail Trail was unveiled Saturday in Lake Country

Yellowstone trip to explore media, making a difference

Kelowna Secondary School media teach Jon Derksen is taking students and others on a media excursion

New York DJs ready for COG

Cash Cash is performing at Center of Gravity in Kelowna

Nine-year-old swimmer recognized for life-saving feat

Alexis Edall saved a toddler from drowning in Kelowna earlier this month

Deer cull petition gathers more than 1,000 signatures

Kelowna Upper Mission residents say deer are destroying yards

Vehicle fire near Peachland

Fire crews responded to a vehicle fire near Trepanier Bench Road Friday night

Students utilize short-term rentals

A Kelowna short-term rental owner said a majority of rentals are used by students

Country band competes at River Fest

Kelowna's Lost n Found is competing in the Road to Rockin' River Music Fest

Vet clinic offers shelter for pets

Kelowna - Evacuee pets are being taken care of at Rose Valley Veterinary Hospital

Few evacuees making use of schools

Most are finding their own accommodations

Ride honours fallen cyclists

The third Critical Mass Memorial Ride was held Thursday night at The Sails

More resources needed for firefighters on Truswell blaze

"Resources were stretched incredibly thin," said president of the Kelowna firefighters union Mike Hill

UPDATED: School district ready to lend a hand

Kelowna - The school district will offer schools for evacuees if Williams Lake is evacuated

Kelowna companies provide resources for evacuees

The Ok Corral and Okanagan YMCA are two companies providing resources for relief efforts

Market vendors happy with new location

The Kelowna downtown farmer's market was busy Saturday morning

Paddling across Canada to honour sesquicentennial

Residents from Kelowna paddled to Ottawa for the Canada Day celebration

Lake Country firefighters head to 100 Mile

One truck with two firefighters are battling the blaze near 100 Mile House

UPDATE: West Kelowna fire knocked down

A home in a West Kelowna subdivision is badly damaged after a fire Wednesday afternoon

Student recognized for tech innovations

The Central Okanagan School District recognized iGen winner and Kelowna local Parker Burns