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Alleged Oliver shooter elects trial by judge

Afshin Ighani is charged with attempted murder and kidnapping using a firearm, among other charges

Syilx Nation celebrates return of sockeye

Okanagan Nation Alliance Salmon Feast held in sx̌ʷəx̌ʷnitkʷ Park in Okanagan Falls over the weekend

Man mounts Paramount sign

It was a different kind of show at the former Paramount Theatre in Kelowna over the weekend

Okanagan ski hills receive skiff of snow

Silver Star excitedly announces arrival of first small snowfall; alpine season to open in about 10 weeks

  • Sep 18th, 2017

Kelowna to host BreakOut West

BreakOut West announces Kelowna will be 2018 host city.

Stay of proceedings entered in sexual assault case

Man accused of assault in Vernon still facing charges of murder and indignity to a body in Vancouver

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    United Way launches new campaign
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    Vancouver urban farm combines agriculture with social goals
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    NDP says strategy remains the same regardless of party leader
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    Snow warnings for B.C. highways

    The Okanagan Connector may get some snow.

    Cops for Kids ride concludes in Kelowna

    Well over $300,000 raised in the annual Cops for Kids ride, a 10 day trek across Southern B.C.

    • Sep 18th, 2017

    Changing of the guard at Penticton Alzheimer Society office

    New support and education co-ordinator taking over

    Former New Zealand politician found guilty of murder

    Peter Beckett was found guilty of first-degree murder by a Kelowna jury in death of his wife.

    Smoke blowing into the Okanagan

    No new fires in the Kelowna area but winds are bringing smoke up from the US and Diamond Creek fire

    International tuition far exceeds SD67 budget

    Over 90 full-time-equivalent students generated nearly $1.1 million, compared to $750,000 budgeted

    Doctor’s fentanyl-laced pot warning may be false alarm

    Penticton sign gone viral on Facebook warns of fentanyl-pot mix; IH not aware of evidence of the mix

    Bracelet returned to veteran after 73 years

    Charlie Bernhardt had traded silver bracelet for food during winter of 1944 to 1945

    Jury still deciding whether former New Zealand politician killed his wife

    The Kelowna jury in the Peter Beckett murder trial is still deliberating

    Kelowna takes back the night

    Kelowna residents march to end sexual violence

    • Sep 15th, 2017

    Suspicious West Kelowna fire knocked down fast

    Residents of a West Kelowna neighbourhood took action when a fire broke out

    Hockey parent takes the stand in fraud trial

    Vernon hockey dad and coach testifies in failed hockey trip trial

    Finding a job takes work

    The first Black Press Extreme Education & Career Fair was held in Kelowna Thursday