Lake Country Calendar

B.C. government approves plan in principle to allow WHL to resume in the province

League includes Kamloops Blazers, Kelowna Rockets, Prince George Cougars, Vancouver Giants, Victoria Royals

  • Mar 2, 2021

 

Alleged road rage incident involving sledgehammer ends with Kelowna RCMP car rammed

RCMP searched for two days to find the suspect vehicle

  • Mar 1, 2021

 

Burn pile fire spreads to nearby garage in Oliver

The fire could be seen from Highway 97 and was called in at 3:45 a.m.

  • Mar 1, 2021

 

Central Okanagan residents to benefit from yard waste pickup

Will happen every two weeks until end of December

  • Mar 1, 2021

Columbia River-Revelstoke MLA Clovechok concerned as gas prices continue to rise

Fuel prices are supposed to skyrocket this summer as British Columbians await BCUC analysis

  • Mar 1, 2021

Injured skier helivaced from Apex Mountain Resort

The skier was taken to Kelowna General Hospital

  • Mar 1, 2021

Penticton swimmer wins major awards, closing in on Olympic dream

Justin Fotherby, a KISU club member, has just won the prestigious Victor Davis Award

  • Mar 1, 2021

Salmon Arm council supports lounge addition at Shuswap winery

Marionette Winery expanding licence area to host small gatherings

  • Mar 1, 2021

South Okanagan firefighters submerged in the icy waters of Yellow Lake

The local firefighters were taking ice rescue training at the Penticton lake this weekend

  • Mar 1, 2021

The show must go on: Kelowna musicians take virtual stage to keep playing

Rebellious Unicorns offers local artists the chance to perform live, a rarity amid the COVID-19 pandemic

  • Mar 1, 2021

Community raises $21K to help Penticton boy battle third round of cancer

Okanoggin Barbers held the fundraiser on Saturday for 10-year-old Wills Hodgkinson

  • Feb 28, 2021

UPDATE: 70-year-old man killed in workplace accident at Baldy Mountain

The mountain closed on Saturday but has partially re-opened today (Sunday)

  • Feb 28, 2021

Chase RCMP arrest intoxicated man running into highway traffic

The man was wanted on several warrents in Alberta; was held overnight but released

  • Feb 27, 2021

Chase RCMP hold two men involved in drunken disturbances overnight

The two separate incidents took place less than an hour apart.

  • Feb 27, 2021

First death tied to COVID-19 outbreak at Kelowna hospital

The outbreak was first announced on Monday, Feb. 22

  • Feb 26, 2021

Kamloops-Thompson school district drafts new dress code policy after students sent home

The new policy is being created after a NorKam secondary student was sent home because of what she was wearing

  • Feb 26, 2021

Kelowna’s drag story

Ella Lamourexu explains the history behind drag in Kelowna

  • Feb 26, 2021

Kelowna’s top cop removing barriers for women in the force

Kara Triance's journey to becoming a police chief was not without its challenges

  • Feb 26, 2021

Lake Country residents asked for transit feedback

District and BC Transit seeking ways to improve Kelowna transit system for Lake Country residents

  • Feb 26, 2021

New North Okanagan business deflated by thieves

Aerial photographer's drone stolen from car overnight