Kathy Michaels

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Okanagan cookbook writer gets national recognition

Jennifer Schell has been shortlisted in the 2017 Taste Canada Awards.

  • Jul 21st, 2017 2:30pm

Michaels: Low income B.C. residents need out of a jam

“People look at us like we’re drug addicts and wonder, ‘how can you be so poor?’” he said.

  • Jul 21st, 2017 8:30am

Senior whose home burnt in Kelowna condo fire forced to live in a shelter

Michael Sieux was displaced by a July 8 fire and now has run out of emergency housing funds

  • Jul 21st, 2017 6:00am

Supervised injection sites will save lives, say frontline workers

As of the end of May, 36 Kelowna residents had died of an illicit drug overdose

  • Jul 21st, 2017 5:00am

Meet Your Farmer: Eastwood Organic Orchards is focused on clean farming

Lorena and Jim Wood started farming in East Kelowna in 1995. Here’s a little bit of their story.

  • Jul 20th, 2017 6:00am

Fire briefly closes Highway 97

Fire close to highway

  • Jul 18th, 2017 7:30am

Rental affordability in Kelowna takes a nosedive

It’s getting more expensive to rent in Kelowna

  • Jul 18th, 2017 5:30am

Evacuation order further adjusted after Okanagan Centre fire

Wildfire Evacuation Order area adjusted on the southern border to exclude eleven properties

  • Jul 17th, 2017 11:45am

Smoke from wildfires sinks into the valley

Smoky skies warning issued

  • Jul 17th, 2017 7:20am

Michaels: Fire hit financially strapped victims hardest

Walnut Grove residents may suffer most from fire

  • Jul 14th, 2017 8:30am

Tourists encouraged to stay optimistic

“(Mother Nature) reminded us of her power and her fury… but we don’t quit here…”

  • Jul 14th, 2017 6:30am

Water’s Edge residents now focus on moving forward

Kelowna residents must wait one to three years before they can return to their homes

  • Jul 14th, 2017 5:30am

Fire evacuees getting help in Kelowna

Emergency Social Services have set up a reception centre at the local Salvation Army

  • Jul 12th, 2017 1:30pm

Smoke wafting out of the valley

Central Okanagan residents may find themselves breathing a little easier today.

  • Jul 12th, 2017 9:30am

Future uncertain for victims of weekend fire

“I don’t know where they’ll go — they’ll never get anything like that again …”

  • Jul 11th, 2017 2:11pm

Air quality has taken a dip in the valley

Air Quality Health Index rating reaches 7/10 in Okanagan cities

  • Jul 11th, 2017 6:30am

Man awaiting murder trial sentenced for separate crime spree

Stephen Pirko is awaiting trial for the 2014 killing of Chris Ausman

  • Jun 28th, 2017 1:30pm

Meet Your Farmer: Terroir Cheese looks to the earth for its inspiration

Quality cheeses can be found at the local market

  • Jun 28th, 2017 5:30am

BACON SHOOTING: Forest fire alerted Mounties to location of suspected getaway vehicle

The Ford Explorer Crown counsel said was used in the Bacon shooting was found burned in a rural area

  • Jun 27th, 2017 1:00pm

Breaking: Jury finds Van Gilder not guilty of manslaughter in one-punch killing

Jury returns with not guilty verdict.

  • Jun 26th, 2017 2:30pm