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The Okanagan College trio won gold at the competition (Photo courtesy of Okanagan College)

Okanagan College business students win gold at national competition

The trio beat out 27 other business schools across Canada last weekend to make it out on top

The Okanagan College trio won gold at the competition (Photo courtesy of Okanagan College)
Coble received his doctoral degree at the University of Calgary (Photo courtesy of WFN)

James Coble becomes first Westbank First Nation member to earn doctoral degree

WFN Chief Chris Derickson attended the ceremony in Calgary to watch Coble receive his degree

Coble received his doctoral degree at the University of Calgary (Photo courtesy of WFN)
Kelowna’s population is increasing (File photo)

Kelowna metropolitan area grew by 43 per cent over 20 years

Over twenty year period, Kelowna CMA grew from 136,000 to almost 195,000 people

Kelowna’s population is increasing (File photo)
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$17,000 income gap between Central Okanagan and WFN households: Report

Report said average WFN household makes $54,000 while average Central Okanagan household makes $71,000

(File photo)
(Connor Trembley - Capital News)

Head-on crash with bus at Harvey and Ellis

Traffic is flowing on Harvey but the turning lane from Ellis to Harvey is closed

(Connor Trembley - Capital News)
The strategy would aim to reduce poverty levels by as much as 50 per cent in the Central Okanagan (File photo)

Regional District Central Okanagan looks to create poverty reduction strategy

Strategy would aim to reduce poverty by as much as 50% between Lake Country and Peachland

The strategy would aim to reduce poverty levels by as much as 50 per cent in the Central Okanagan (File photo)
A boil water notice has been rescinded for Westbank Centre (File photo)

City of West Kelowna rescinds boil water notice

The city previously issued the notice for Westbank Centre on Feb. 4

A boil water notice has been rescinded for Westbank Centre (File photo)
Ride hailing is finally coming to the Okanagan (File photo)

Ride hailing coming to the Okanagan

Board has approved application to let Kabu Ride operate in region

Ride hailing is finally coming to the Okanagan (File photo)
According to the centre, the Okanagan is at a higher risk of flooding this year (File photo)

Okanagan faces high flood risk due to above average snowpack

Out of 22 regions in province, the Okanagan has the third highest above-average snowpack

According to the centre, the Okanagan is at a higher risk of flooding this year (File photo)
The project is now costing the city $4.3 million (Photo courtesy District of Lake Country)

District of Lake Country scales back pump house project

Changes come after project came in $900,000 over budget

The project is now costing the city $4.3 million (Photo courtesy District of Lake Country)
The park would be located along Wood Lake in Lake Country (Photo courtesy District of Lake Country)

New public park proposed along Wood Lake in Lake Country

Residents can voice their input on the park by completing online survey until Feb. 18

The park would be located along Wood Lake in Lake Country (Photo courtesy District of Lake Country)
The Okanagan and Similkameen regions have lost most of their wetlands over the last 200 years (File photo)

Okanagan and Similkameen regions have lost 90% of wetlands since 1800: board

Board said urban development and agriculture are reasons for wetland loss

The Okanagan and Similkameen regions have lost most of their wetlands over the last 200 years (File photo)
Its shaping up to be a record ski season at Big White (Photo courtesy of Big White Ski Resort)

Big White on pace to break snow-fall record

Resort has received 590 cm of snow so far this season, only 15 cm shy of 2015 all-time record

Its shaping up to be a record ski season at Big White (Photo courtesy of Big White Ski Resort)
(Connor Trembley - Capital News)

Winter weather wreaking havoc on Old Vernon Road

Two vehicles in ditch, truck stuck in the middle of the road due to icy conditions

(Connor Trembley - Capital News)
Setah’s designs will be showcased at the New York fashion show on Sept. 22 (Photo courtesy of Jill Setah)
Setah’s designs will be showcased at the New York fashion show on Sept. 22 (Photo courtesy of Jill Setah)
Multiple guns were seized during the search warrant on Jan. 28 (Photo courtesy of Kelowna RCMP)

Guns, swords, drugs seized in Kelowna RCMP search warrant

Clayton Wade Zeleniski, 49, is facing 10 charges including eight weapons charges

Multiple guns were seized during the search warrant on Jan. 28 (Photo courtesy of Kelowna RCMP)
Man ‘thrown 10 feet’ following hit-and-run in West Kelowna

Man ‘thrown 10 feet’ following hit-and-run in West Kelowna

The incident happened at intersection of Old Okanagan Highway and Butt Road on Jan. 30

Man ‘thrown 10 feet’ following hit-and-run in West Kelowna
Gas prices are varying by 14 cents across the Okanagan (File photo)

Gas prices varying by 14 cents across the Okanagan

Prices are as low as $113.9 per litre in Penticton and as high as $127.9 in Kelowna

Gas prices are varying by 14 cents across the Okanagan (File photo)
The clinical study is now underway (File Photo)

New study offers hope for Okanagan residents living with memory loss

Okanagan Clinical Trials will be running the 18-month long study

The clinical study is now underway (File Photo)
B.C. Minister of Municipal Affairs and Housing and City of Kelowna Mayor Colin Basran pose for pictures. (Connor Trembley - Capital News)

Province announces more affordable rental homes for Kelowna

These housing projects are part of 1,200 new homes that are complete or underway in Kelowna

B.C. Minister of Municipal Affairs and Housing and City of Kelowna Mayor Colin Basran pose for pictures. (Connor Trembley - Capital News)