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Derriksan passed away at the age of 79 (Photo courtesy of Derriksan’s Facebook page)

Westbank First Nation Grand Chief Noll Derriksan passes away

Derriksan was 79 at the time of his passing

Derriksan passed away at the age of 79 (Photo courtesy of Derriksan’s Facebook page)
Dozens attended the luncheon on Friday (Connor Trembley - Kelowna Capital News)

Central Okanagan school superintendent addresses technology’s impact on students

Physical and mental well being for students key themes during Kevin Kaardal’s presentation

Dozens attended the luncheon on Friday (Connor Trembley - Kelowna Capital News)
Lake Country approves 5.88 per cent property tax increase

Lake Country approves 5.88 per cent property tax increase

The average home assessed at $711,000 will have to pay an extra $123 per year

Lake Country approves 5.88 per cent property tax increase
Lake Country event gets people to celebrate failure

Lake Country event gets people to celebrate failure

Event on Feb. 29 will give people opportunity to discuss failures, enjoy live music and create artwork

Lake Country event gets people to celebrate failure
Central Okanagan School District office on Hollywood Road in Kelowna. (File)

Central Okanagan receives less funding per student than B.C. average

In 2019, Central Okanagan received almost $400 less in funding per student

Central Okanagan School District office on Hollywood Road in Kelowna. (File)
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Interior Health seeks up to $20 million for new MRI equipment at Kelowna General Hospital

The funding would go towards new MRI system and machine

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The price for a newly-built home in Kelowna has surged (File photo)

Median cost of newly-built homes in Kelowna metropolitan area stands at $950,000: Report

According to report, the price is almost on-par with newly-built home in Toronto

The price for a newly-built home in Kelowna has surged (File photo)
Kelowna’s metropolitan area continues to climb (File photo)

Kelowna metropolitan area surges above 217,000 people: Report

Between 2018 and 2019, report said region had second highest population growth in BC

Kelowna’s metropolitan area continues to climb (File photo)
The proposed tax increase is now just 5.73 per cent for Lake Country households (File photo)

District of Lake Country looks to reduce proposed 2020 property tax hike

Updated financial plan suggests reducing tax increase by 0.3 per cent

The proposed tax increase is now just 5.73 per cent for Lake Country households (File photo)
The Aquilini Group has addressed heating complaints from business owners at SOPA Square in Kelowna (Photo courtesy of Google Maps)

Aquilini Group addresses heating complaints at SOPA Square in Kelowna

Some store owners have been without heat at development for up to a month

The Aquilini Group has addressed heating complaints from business owners at SOPA Square in Kelowna (Photo courtesy of Google Maps)
Central Okanagan Regional District proposes annual hospital tax hike

Central Okanagan Regional District proposes annual hospital tax hike

The proposed annual three per cent increase would run for five years.

Central Okanagan Regional District proposes annual hospital tax hike
The vandals broke into the facility on Thursday overnight (Photo courtesy of Google Maps)

Break-in at West Kelowna car wash causes thousands of dollars in damages

Vandals broke five windows and door at Sonic Wash Express overnight

The vandals broke into the facility on Thursday overnight (Photo courtesy of Google Maps)
The vandals broke into the facility on Thursday overnight (Photo courtesy of Google Maps)

Break-in at West Kelowna car wash causes thousands of dollars in damages

Vandals broke five windows and door at Sonic Wash Express overnight

The vandals broke into the facility on Thursday overnight (Photo courtesy of Google Maps)
Kaardal said covering your face and mouth when coughing is one way to help avoid the spread of the virus (File photo)

Central Okanagan public school issues letter about coronavirus

There is one confirmed presumptive case of the virus in B.C.’s Interior

Kaardal said covering your face and mouth when coughing is one way to help avoid the spread of the virus (File photo)
Over 30 students participated in the food drive (Connor Trembley-Kelowna Capital News)                                Over 30 students participated in the food drive (Connor Trembley - Kelowna Capital News)

Lake Country grads collect more than 2,000 items for food bank

Grade 12 students at George Elliot Secondary Student recently held the drive

Over 30 students participated in the food drive (Connor Trembley-Kelowna Capital News)                                Over 30 students participated in the food drive (Connor Trembley - Kelowna Capital News)
Three SOPA Square business owners have vented their frustration over heating and air conditioning issues (Google Maps image)

SOPA Square business owners voice outrage over heating issues

At least three businesses have come forward with complaints

Three SOPA Square business owners have vented their frustration over heating and air conditioning issues (Google Maps image)
Ava Stellinga and Rhea Lafferty have been found liable in incident (File photo)

Couple who denied driving at time of crash found liable by Kelowna judge

Two pedestrians were hit during incident when Range Rover sped through red light

Ava Stellinga and Rhea Lafferty have been found liable in incident (File photo)
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Central Okanagan school board considers increasing bus fees by $75 annually

Parents may soon have to pay $300 a year to send their children to school

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The club is looking to recruit new members (File photo)

Forget Tinder, find romance in person at the Kelowna Singles Club

To increase enrollment, the club is holding open dance every second Saturday

The club is looking to recruit new members (File photo)
A new exhibition opened at Lake Country Art Gallery on Feb. 15. (Contributed)

Okanagan artists come together in Lake Country

Art exhibition coming to Lake Country on Feb. 15

A new exhibition opened at Lake Country Art Gallery on Feb. 15. (Contributed)