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OC president Hamilton to stick around

Jim Hamilton will stay on as president of Okanagan College until 2019.

West Kelowna denied extension to hold referendum

West Kelowna council met on May 26 to discuss the City Hall/Civic Centre project, and chose to restart the approval process.

Lake Country daytime break May 24

The suspect rang the doorbell then gained entry into the home by forcing open a side door.

Summer arts programs for Lake Country youth

This year’s workshops Aug. 8 to 13, will explore the nature-arts connection.

BCTF says more money needed to implement educational changes

BCTF generally supportive of revised curriculum and graduation changes, but says more time and resources are needed.

Summer art and theatre classes for kids

Programs emphasize self expression, and allow young artists to create in a lively studio environment, complimented by outdoor fun.

UBC researchers discover cure for ‘concrete cancer’

"We are interested in making smarter building materials…without take new resources out of the ground."

Lake Country RCMP ask for help finding stolen trailer

Lake Country RCMP are seeking the public’s assistance in locating a trailer stolen from Voyager RV.

Holistic Chamber of Commerce opens in Kelowna

HCC welcomes you to join its first gathering on Monday May 16 in Kelowna.

Okanagan College names Honorary Fellows for 2016

Honorary Fellows have helped shape the region through entrepreneurship, philanthropy or ecological research. 

Forum for families dealing with youth’s substance abuse

“This is not my son’s story…it’s ours as…we transcend the guilt and shame that paralyzes families dealing with this.” May 19 in Kelowna.

Kelowna Kiwanis Festival gala concert May 15

Top award and scholarship winning singers, pianists, instrumentalists and dancers give encore performances.

Real estate sales records smashed in April

All-time record of 1,069 residential sales posted to MLS® in April, up 34.3 per cent from the same month last year.

OK Corral to dance up some funds for ‘Fort Mac’

The OK Corral is planning on doing what they do best to help Fort McMurray residents—dance.

Okanagan College hosts Aboriginal Career Fair on May 5

The 22nd annual Aboriginal Career Fair will take place from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Okanagan College’s Kelowna campus on KLO Road.

UBCO researchers improving cancer treatment and outcomes

New research into radiation for cancer tumours may make accurate treatment available much earlier in a patient's treatment.

Finalists for the 9th Okanagan Arts Awards

The Arts Council of the Central Okanagan has announced the 36 finalists going forward to the 9th Annual Okanagan Arts Awards.

FortisBC encourages safe digging all year long

Easy steps for British Columbians to follow to reduce damage to buried gas lines.

Danger of back country parties

Kelowna RCMP are getting ready for summer which brings the annual reverie—and inherent dangers—of back country parties.

Keith Urban set to perform in Kelowna

SOLD OUT: Urban has long been hailed as one of the industry’s best live performers.