Kelowna Capital News

Highway 3 cleared, open after vehicle incident

The road was closed for about three hours earlier on Jan. 18

  • Jan 18, 2021

 

BC Housing hoping to build 20-storey rental housing tower in downtown Kelowna

The building would create 'urgently needed' new affordable rental housing units downtown

  • Jan 17, 2021

 

PHOTOS: Vernon’s hidden handmade furniture store

Owners of Shahi Pakwan Indian restaurant opened the South Asian furniture store in December 2020

  • Jan 17, 2021

 

Resident of Vernon’s Heron Grove retirement home tests positive for COVID-19

Interior Health has not declared an outbreak at the facility

  • Jan 17, 2021

Weekly COVID-19 case-counts continue to drop in the Central Okanagan

The Central Okanagan recorded 110 cases Jan. 3–9, a huge drop from the 349 noted between Dec. 6 and 12

  • Jan 17, 2021

COVID-19 confirmed at 3 Kelowna schools

Interior Health has confirmed exposures at Mount Boucherie, Springvalley and South Rutland schools

  • Jan 16, 2021

COVID-19: Organizer of Kelowna anti-restriction protest ticketed for third time

The individual's latest ticket for $2,300 was handed out by RCMP at an anti-lockdown rally Saturday

  • Jan 16, 2021

‘Dangerous situation’ inside busy Kelowna store prompts police presence

27-year-old man apprehended after threatening to harm himself inside store

  • Jan 15, 2021

‘Gentrification’ not the answer: Mega-condo won’t fix social issues, says Kelowna councillor

Letters of support for a three-tower downtown development cited issues with homeless population in the area

  • Jan 15, 2021

13 more cases of COVID-19 tied to Big White Mountain cluster

This brings the total case count to 175, of which 32 cases are active

  • Jan 15, 2021

Black Press Weekly Roundup: Top headlines this week

In case you missed it, here's what made waves throughout the week

  • Jan 15, 2021

Catch a Yeti in the North Okanagan

Literacy Week celebrated with first ever Story-Window Walk

  • Jan 15, 2021

Government reinforces importance of anti-racism act on Black Shirt Day

B.C. Ministers say education "a powerful tool" in the fight for equity and equality

  • Jan 15, 2021

Hunter charged, fined for poaching immature moose in West Kelowna

Richard Fischer pled guilty to two charges under the BC Wildlife Act

  • Jan 15, 2021

Kelowna musician’s anti-bullying anthem receives international award

The music video was shot at Kelowna's Lindon House

  • Jan 15, 2021

Okanagan-Shuswap says goodbye sunshine, hello winter

Temperatures are forecasted to drop by mid-next week

Pandemic postpones parade, heart of Vernon Winter Carnival

Interior Health says no to one of B.C.'s only winter parades

  • Jan 15, 2021

Proposed 46-storey tower dubbed ‘2020’ would be Kelowna’s tallest building

The building was proposed two days after council approved a 42-storey tower on Leon Avenue

  • Jan 15, 2021

Salmon Arm mother of 6 remembered following fatal Highway 97A crash

GoFundMe campaign exceeds goal already for family involved in deadly crash near Enderby

  • Jan 15, 2021

Truck stolen in North Okanagan overnight

Lifted Ford stolen from Whitevale Road

  • Jan 15, 2021