Jean Russell

Sandy Wilcox

A book for Bailey to let her ‘fly again’

"My grand children thought the book was very sad but I told them … Bailey's story will go on forever and ever because it's in print.

Sandy Wilcox
Gord Leishman had the scare of his life and now he has a warning for others

On thin ice: Kelowna man offers cautionary tale

Gord Leishman has been ice fishing all his adult life, so it shocked him how fast the ice broke beneath his feet ...

Gord Leishman had the scare of his life and now he has a warning for others
Susan and Ryan Steleaff with messages from neighbours on Leo's poster.

Neighbourhood shares love with a golden dog

“I can see the power of pets — how they add to our family, our community, our lives.

Susan and Ryan Steleaff with messages from neighbours on Leo's poster.
Syd McGuigan delivers PJs and Storybooks to Salvation Army Pastor Kim Burry in Kelowna.

PJs and storybooks for Kelowna kids

With helpers like Syd McGuigan, the Kelowna Salvation Army should have plenty to offer kids and their families this Christmas.

Syd McGuigan delivers PJs and Storybooks to Salvation Army Pastor Kim Burry in Kelowna.
Letters, we get letters

Letters, we get letters

Okanaganites love to voice an opinion — or in this case text, message, type or scribble it down on paper.

Letters, we get letters
Columnist compendium: Some thoughts our columnists shared this week

Columnist compendium: Some thoughts our columnists shared this week

Capital News columnists share their opinions and the latest from their professions. Here's a round-up of what they had to offer last week.

Columnist compendium: Some thoughts our columnists shared this week
Kenny and Dolly

Tribute to a legend, with message attached

Peachland's Marty Edwards is back on stage with his Kenny Rogers tribute act, and a message about getting cancer before it gets you.

Kenny and Dolly
Bill Vos

Remembering Bill Vos: Family and creating parks what he loved most

Vast tracts of land and intimate historical settings are preserved as Okanagan regional parks, thanks in large part to Bill Vos.

Bill Vos
Columnist compendium: Our columnists shared their thoughts this week

Columnist compendium: Our columnists shared their thoughts this week

Capital News columnists share their opinions and the latest from their professions. Here's a round-up of what they had to offer last week.

Columnist compendium: Our columnists shared their thoughts this week
Pack the Pack founder Chelsey Miller (left) and Funktional owner Chantal Couture with a load of donated items they will distribute to Kelowna’s homeless.

Pack the Pack: Chocolate or a gift card precious to the homeless

Thoughts and feelings flood through our minds when we see someone who looks like they’re homeless on the streets of Kelowna.

Pack the Pack founder Chelsey Miller (left) and Funktional owner Chantal Couture with a load of donated items they will distribute to Kelowna’s homeless.
Joseph is 13. By his own description he is 'a recovered porn addict.'

Children have unrestricted access to violent pornography: documentary

Jared and Michelle Brock have made a documentary, Over 18, as a wake up call to parents.

Joseph is 13. By his own description he is 'a recovered porn addict.'
Our columnists shared their thoughts with Kelowna this week

Our columnists shared their thoughts with Kelowna this week

Capital News columnists share their opinions and the latest from their professions. Here's a round-up of what they had to say last week.

Our columnists shared their thoughts with Kelowna this week
On-scene command

Good morning Kelowna, Thursday Oct. 27, 2016

One beautiful and one hilarious image to look at inside this morning's welcome to your day.

On-scene command

Tech Talk: Legal ramifications of your online presence

"What people don't realize is they leave tracks. It's an electronic trail." —Sean Pihl, Pihl Law Corp.

Brooding clouds promise more 'champagne' powder for skiers

Full-on winter arrives at Big White

Big White Ski Resort opened last weekend and now has almost four feet of the fluffy stuff.

Brooding clouds promise more 'champagne' powder for skiers
Dr. Gary Goplen explains the benefits of the state-of-the-art operating equipment coming to Kelowna General Hospital.

State-of-the-art tools for KGH operations

The Interior Heart and Surgical Centre at Kelowna General Hospital is scheduled to open in September, 2015.

Dr. Gary Goplen explains the benefits of the state-of-the-art operating equipment coming to Kelowna General Hospital.

Car vs bus at Crystal Waters Road

Woman taken to hospital after her car collides with bus

A fatal accident on Hwy 97 by Wood Lake resulted in traffic being turned around to take Oyama Road between Winfield and Oyama or via Carrs Landing. The highway will be closed for several hours while police investigate.

Update: Female driver of a vehicle in Wood Lake confirmed deceased

Highway 97 between Winfield and Oyama about to reopen after fatal accident preliminary investigation.

A fatal accident on Hwy 97 by Wood Lake resulted in traffic being turned around to take Oyama Road between Winfield and Oyama or via Carrs Landing. The highway will be closed for several hours while police investigate.

Russell: Stupidity learns no lessons

“Unbelievable hey? The day after,” was the curt comment between dispatcher and Mountie Thursday afternoon as the light faded from the sky.