Kelowna Capital News

Woman found dead at Highway 33 and Nickel Road in Kelowna

The death is believed to be suspicious

  • Sep 19, 2021

Kelowna nurses raise awareness about staff shortages, dangerous working conditions

Nurses from across the country staged similar solidarity "Frontline United" demonstrations on Friday

  • Sep 18, 2021

Kelowna Rockets start preseason with 7-3 victory

The Rockets are back in Kelowna Saturday night for their second game against the Victoria Royals

  • Sep 18, 2021

9th annual Motionball Marathon of Sport fundraiser coming to Kelowna’s City Park

All proceeds are going towards the Special Olympics Canada Foundation

  • Sep 17, 2021

Black Press Media Weekly Roundup: Top headlines this week

Here are some of this week's biggest news items

  • Sep 17, 2021

Curtain finally opens for Vernon’s historic Towne Theatre

COVID-19 closed the theatre last November, major renovations undertaken as the show goes on today

Injured mountain biker rescued from Kelowna’s Kettle Valley Trestle Trail

The biker injured their arm after sustaining a low-speed crash on the trail

  • Sep 17, 2021

Kelowna lawyer suspended for practising while suspended

Local lawyer Geord Holland admitted to professional misconduct

  • Sep 17, 2021

Kelowna MLA shuffled out of health critic role ahead of BC Liberal leadership contest

Three leadership candidates were removed from their portfolios

  • Sep 17, 2021

Logging truck collision on Highway 97 in Kelowna

A logging truck and another vehicle collided at Dilworth and Highway 97

  • Sep 17, 2021

Morning Start: A Canadian has been named as the tallest teenager in the world

Your morning start for Friday, Sept. 17, 2021

  • Sep 17, 2021

Strong winds, rain to sweep across Okanagan Valley Friday evening

South winds of 60 km/h gusting to 80 km/h may develop today

  • Sep 17, 2021

Campfire ban lifted in some North Okanagan communities

BX and Silver Star join city of Vernon in allowing campfires

Central Okanagan COVID-19 numbers continue downward trend

Data shows the region's COVID-19 cases decreasing for a fourth week

  • Sep 16, 2021

Dump Runz rids Vernon neighbourhood of flammable materials after wildfire season

Business owner, councillor hopes City of Vernon will turn to local companies more in times of need

  • Sep 16, 2021

Friend of slain family grateful Wells Gray murderer denied parole

More than 100,000 people signed Tammy Arishenkoff's petition to keep David Ennis behind bars

  • Sep 16, 2021

Iconic Kelowna pub, Fernando’s, shuts its doors after 10 years

Fernando's Pub will be closing at the end of the month

  • Sep 16, 2021

KCR: Volunteer fair in Kelowna

Kelowna Community Resources shares stories of its volunteers in a weekly column

  • Sep 16, 2021

Kelowna Rockets home opener pushed

Fans will need to wait a little longer for regular-season action

  • Sep 16, 2021

Morning Start: The world’s longest legs stretch almost a metre and a half

Your morning start for Thursday, Sept. 16, 2021

  • Sep 16, 2021