Connor Trembley

Glenrosa Middle School in Kelowna is reportedly in lockdown (Twila Amato- Kelowna Capital News)                                Glenrosa Middle School in Kelowna is reportedly in lockdown (Twila Amato- Kelowna Capital News)

UPDATE: Lockdown lifted at West Kelowna school

The lockdown lasted between 11:25 a.m. and 12:25 p.m. on Tuesday.

Glenrosa Middle School in Kelowna is reportedly in lockdown (Twila Amato- Kelowna Capital News)                                Glenrosa Middle School in Kelowna is reportedly in lockdown (Twila Amato- Kelowna Capital News)
Groups are looking to connect Okanagan/Syilx trails across the US/Canada border (File photo)

Okanagan groups look to connect First Nation trails across US/Canada border

Groups recently met in Osoyoos to discuss how to advance the project

Groups are looking to connect Okanagan/Syilx trails across the US/Canada border (File photo)
The deer were seen walking along Leon Avenue on Monday afternoon (Connor Trembley - Kelowna Capital News)

Animals embrace the cold in Kelowna

Five deer were spotted walking along Leon Avenue on Monday afternoon

The deer were seen walking along Leon Avenue on Monday afternoon (Connor Trembley - Kelowna Capital News)
Tuesday will be the last day of operation for One Big Table (Photo courtesy of One Big Table Facebook page)

Cooperative grocery store in Kelowna closes for good

One Big Table will shutting its doors on Tuesday after 912 days in operation

Tuesday will be the last day of operation for One Big Table (Photo courtesy of One Big Table Facebook page)
Fundraiser for one-year-old Kelowna girl with tumour surpasses $10,000 fundraising goal

Fundraiser for one-year-old Kelowna girl with tumour surpasses $10,000 fundraising goal

One-year-old Elara Isagawa was diagnosed with tumour on Christmas Eve

Fundraiser for one-year-old Kelowna girl with tumour surpasses $10,000 fundraising goal
Kelowna’s Tolko sawmill saw its last day of operation on Wednesday (File photo)

Kelowna’s Tolko sawmill shuts its doors for good

Wednesday marked the last day of operation for the mill

Kelowna’s Tolko sawmill saw its last day of operation on Wednesday (File photo)
Adrian Dix was at at the official opening today (Photo courtesy of Adrian Dix)

Urgent and primary care centre officially opens in Kelowna

The centre opened on Thursday and will employ 22 full-time practitioner positions

Adrian Dix was at at the official opening today (Photo courtesy of Adrian Dix)
Both dogs were found in rough shape by authorities (Photo courtesy of RDCO)

West Kelowna searches for owners of two injured dogs

Three dogs were discovered wandering West Kelowna, two of them badly injured

Both dogs were found in rough shape by authorities (Photo courtesy of RDCO)
The fundraiser will be held next Wednesday (File photo)

UBCO to hold survivors of sexual assault fundraiser

$7,500 goal amount will help provide counseling sevice for those waiting for treatment

The fundraiser will be held next Wednesday (File photo)
Sections of the Coquihalla Highway will be temporarily closed between Hope and Merritt on Wednesday (file photo)

Sections of Coquihalla Highway to be closed on Wednesday between Hope and Merritt

The highway will be closed from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. due to avalanche control

Sections of the Coquihalla Highway will be temporarily closed between Hope and Merritt on Wednesday (file photo)
Many programs at the club’s Webber Road Facility could be closed for up to a month (File photo)                                Many programs at the club’s Webber Road Facility could be closed for up to a month (File photo)

Vandalism disrupts Okanagan Boys and Girls Club programs in West Kelowna

Building was flooded from snowmelt after someone vandalized facility’s roof

Many programs at the club’s Webber Road Facility could be closed for up to a month (File photo)                                Many programs at the club’s Webber Road Facility could be closed for up to a month (File photo)
Another 20 cm of snow could fall in the Okanagan by Tuesday morning (File photo)

Another snowfall warning issued for Okanagan

Environment Canada says another 20 cm could fall in Kelowna and Vernon overnight

Another 20 cm of snow could fall in the Okanagan by Tuesday morning (File photo)
A lotto Max ticket is shown in Toronto on Monday Feb. 26, 2018 (The Canadian Press)

$70 million Lotto Max jackpot still up for grabs for B.C. residents on Tuesday

On top of the jackpot, an estimated 25 Maxmillion prizes are also available

A lotto Max ticket is shown in Toronto on Monday Feb. 26, 2018 (The Canadian Press)
Real estates sales in Kelowna are gaining momentum (file photo)                                Real estates sales in Kelowna are gaining momentum (file photo)

Kelowna real estate sales gaining momentum: realtor

When comparing last quarter of 2019 to 2018, sales were up by 19 per cent in region

Real estates sales in Kelowna are gaining momentum (file photo)                                Real estates sales in Kelowna are gaining momentum (file photo)
High temperatures made this year’s Polar Bear Dip in Okanagan Lake a breeze (File photo)                                High temperatures made this year’s Polar Bear Dip in Okanagan Lake a breeze (File photo)

Record warm temperatures on New Year’s Day in the Okanagan

Temperatures in Summerland reached 10.1 C

High temperatures made this year’s Polar Bear Dip in Okanagan Lake a breeze (File photo)                                High temperatures made this year’s Polar Bear Dip in Okanagan Lake a breeze (File photo)
The Okanagan had the second highest number of enforcement actions out of eight other B.C. regions (file)

Many Okanagan residents not properly storing food away from bears: audit

133 enforcement actions and 49 inspections were carried out during audit in region

The Okanagan had the second highest number of enforcement actions out of eight other B.C. regions (file)
Kelowna lost thousands of jobs between October and November (file)

Almost 4,000 Kelowna residents lost their job last month

Job losses amount to a 3.7 per cent reduction to the city’s labour force

Kelowna lost thousands of jobs between October and November (file)
Invasive mussels present a threat to Okanagan lakes, two organizations say (file)

More funding needed to combat invasive mussels in the Okanagan

An open letter was sent to the minister of fisheries demanding the government do more

Invasive mussels present a threat to Okanagan lakes, two organizations say (file)
‘I’m so angry I can’t even cry right now’ Candlelight vigil held for Kelowna man who died at homeless camp

‘I’m so angry I can’t even cry right now’ Candlelight vigil held for Kelowna man who died at homeless camp

Shane Bourdin, a father of three, died at a temporary homeless camp earlier this week

‘I’m so angry I can’t even cry right now’ Candlelight vigil held for Kelowna man who died at homeless camp
Friends mourn passing of Kelowna resident who died in car crash near Revelstoke

Friends mourn passing of Kelowna resident who died in car crash near Revelstoke

The 52-year-old died when his sedan hit a semi truck along Highway 1 on Monday afternoon

Friends mourn passing of Kelowna resident who died in car crash near Revelstoke