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Enderby man reported as missing

Lucas Wingate was last seen on Sunday, possibly in Coldstream

  • Apr 25th, 2017

Clark talking tough on timber in Maple Ridge mill

But NDP say Clark slow on issue after U.S. duties suddenly slapped on lumber

No budget cuts for the school district

For the first time in years, the Central Okanagan School District will not be making budget cuts

Students fundraise for rail trail

Lake Country students are collecting pledges for the Okanagan Rail Trail

Cheap flight options expanding

WestJet wants to launch a new low-cost flight service

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High Road: Coffee and chocolate
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New casino opens its doors
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UBC Okanagan research connects common fats to lazy lifestyle and diabetes

UBCO researchers say more work needs to be done but women are especially at risk.

Rope across trail concerns Kelowna man

A back country enthusiast discovers wire tied between trees at neck height.

UPDATED: Rescued pups have a new lease on life

The BC SPCA has removed 30 animals from a breeder in Lillooet

Concern Mill Creek may flood

The City of Kelowna is closely monitoring the rising water in Mill Creek.

Kelowna to celebrate Vaisakhi

The Okanagan Sikh temple is putting on its seventh Vaisakhi parade Saturday, starting at 11 a.m.

Kelowna plans to change pot bylaw

A plan to make dispensaries illegal in the city is short-sighted, according to marijuana activist

  • Apr 24th, 2017

Fire guts Peachland home

Photos from the scene show sections of the home were destroyed in the blaze.

UPDATE: Silver Creek residents return home

Sandbags to be available for pick-up at Silver Creek Fire Hall.

  • Apr 22nd, 2017

Your weekend wrap up

Each Saturday, the Capital News aims to showcase stories from the week

Conservative leadership hopeful Kevin O’Leary speaks in Kelowna

O’Leary says many Canadian premiers are “weak” leaders.

Senior drowns in Yellow Lake

An 82-year-old man from Penticton drowned Friday afternoon

Food recall on Miss Vickie’s potato chips

Miss Vickie’s jalapeno-flavoured chip is being recalled due to salmonella

Kelowna local doesn’t need Earth Day

Curtis Stone celebrates Earth Day every day

UPDATE: Fatal crash closes Highway 97 near Quesnel

Reports from the scene indicate one person was killed in an accident involving a bus, a tractor and a car