Kevin Parnell

2017’s Top Stories: Rethink Canada 150

The most memorable stories of the year from the Kelowna Capital News

EDITORIAL: Human spirit carries the day

We salute the people that made a difference in the Kelowna and Lake Country communities

Kelowna sets daily snowfall record

The most ever snow has fallen in Kelowna for Dec. 28

UPDATE: Delays aplenty at Kelowna airport

Smooth sailing on the schedule for tomorrow with skies clearing

Editorial: And we thought Stephen Harper was ethically-challenged

Kelowna’s managing editor says the ethics commissioner took a bite out of Justin Trudeau’s popularity

Crews douse Glenmore structure fire

Responding to a report of a fire last night, Kelowna crews were able to put it out quickly

Update: 60-year-old skier dies at Big White

A man skiing alone at Big White Resort has died following an accident on Wednesday

Gable Beach and the Okanagan Rail Trail

The purchase of the rail trail is leading Lake Country to look for land to sell and pay back Kelowna

Police overwhelmed by Cram the Cruiser support

Lake Country and Kelowna raise over 880 pounds of donated items and $7,796.76 in cash and cheques

UPDATE: Man charged after hitting Lake Country fire engine

It could have been much worse, according to the Lake Country Fire Department

Oyama family sees house destroyed by fire

A Lake Country family is being forced to rebuild their lives after a house fire

Tis the season for counter attack road checks

Kelowna RCMP will be out in force in December enforcing impaired driving rules

Okanagan Indigenous students win awards

Dozens of First Nations students from the Okanagan Valley are named as Aboriginal award winners

Powder alert at Big White

Ski resort east of Kelowna gets a nice dumping of fresh powder in the past 24 hours

Editorial: Kids living in poverty—believe it

A new report puts the spotlight on a hidden problem that is prevalent in Kelowna

Rutland accident slows traffic

Kelowna - A two-vehicle accident has caused traffic to slow along Highway 33

Study: Many cars don’t have winter tires

With a break in the winter in the snow in Kelowna, now is the time to get good tires

Two new films shooting in Okanagan

Sepia Films has now brought nine movies to the Kelowna area and the rest of the Okanagan

Kelowna band Yukon Blonde releases new tracks

With a North American tour including a Kelowna date, Yukon Blonde puts out two songs on vinyl

Yesterday’s hot summers are tomorrow’s new normal

A new report from the University of Victoria says things are going to be getting hotter