Michael Rodriguez

Westside Road. (Aaron Hemens)
 Westside Road. (Aaron Hemens)

UPDATE: Tactical evacs caused by Westside Road fire partially lifted, traffic flowing

The fire is burning at three hectares near Bear Creek Provincial Park

Westside Road. (Aaron Hemens)
 Westside Road. (Aaron Hemens)
Photos of Mona Wang, the injuries she sustained and a still from surveillance footage of Const. Lacey Browning pushing her head into the ground with a boot. (Contributed)

Kelowna Mountie charged with assault in high-profile wellness check on UBCO student

Const. Lacy Browning will appear in a Kelowna court on Sept. 14

Photos of Mona Wang, the injuries she sustained and a still from surveillance footage of Const. Lacey Browning pushing her head into the ground with a boot. (Contributed)
Photos of Mona Wang, the injuries she sustained and a still from surveillance footage of Const. Lacey Browning pushing her head into the ground with a boot. (Contributed)

Kelowna Mountie charged with assault in high-profile wellness check on UBCO student

Const. Lacy Browning will appear in a Kelowna court on Sept. 14

Photos of Mona Wang, the injuries she sustained and a still from surveillance footage of Const. Lacey Browning pushing her head into the ground with a boot. (Contributed)
Shannondee Rigby’s West Kelowna home was razed by the Mount Law wildfire on Aug. 15. (Contributed)

Fundraiser launched for West Kelowna teacher who lost home in Mount Law wildfire

Shannondee Rigby has taught at George Pringle and Glenrosa Elementary

Shannondee Rigby’s West Kelowna home was razed by the Mount Law wildfire on Aug. 15. (Contributed)
(Contributed)

Crash slows Highway 97 traffic in Lake Country

Collision occurred on Highway 97 near Berry Road

(Contributed)
Conservative candidate Tracy Gray’s election signs were found vandalized on Thursday morning, Aug. 19. (Contributed)

Sign vandals strike as election campaign begins in Kelowna

Conservative candidate Tracy Gray’s signs were found vandalized on Thursday morning

Conservative candidate Tracy Gray’s election signs were found vandalized on Thursday morning, Aug. 19. (Contributed)
(Jeff Jones photo)

Traffic stalled on Kelowna road after car jumps curb

One person is being attended to by paramedics

(Jeff Jones photo)
Merritt city councillor Mike Bhangu. (Mike Bhangu/Facebook)

Merritt councillor charged with uttering threats

Coun. Mike Bhangu claims the allegation is untrue

Merritt city councillor Mike Bhangu. (Mike Bhangu/Facebook)
Robert Riley Saunders. (Facebook photo)

Disgraced Kelowna social worker to plead guilty

Robert Riley Saunders is accused of stealing money from at-risk youth in his care

Robert Riley Saunders. (Facebook photo)
Leighton Allen Labute. (Contributed)

Kelowna hamster killer handed conditional sentence, not allowed in pet stores

Leighton Labute appeared in a Kelowna court on Wednesday after pleading guilty earlier this year

Leighton Allen Labute. (Contributed)
Mount Law wildfire pictured from downtown Kelowna on Aug. 15. (Aaron Hemens/Capital News)

UPDATE: 1 structure damaged, Mount Law wildfire evac order lifted for most in West Kelowna

Crews made progress in holding the fire Tuesday, said emergency officials

Mount Law wildfire pictured from downtown Kelowna on Aug. 15. (Aaron Hemens/Capital News)
(Stacia O’Brien/Facebook)

UPDATE: Downed power lines knock out power between Lake Country and Vernon

Traffic cleared, but power remains out for 200 properties

(Stacia O’Brien/Facebook)
Mount Law wildfire seen from Kelowna on Sunday, Aug. 15. (Brent Crozier photo)

Evacuation alert expands slightly due to Mount Law wildfire near West Kelowna

18 more properties on alert; Crown land added to evac order

Mount Law wildfire seen from Kelowna on Sunday, Aug. 15. (Brent Crozier photo)
Mount Law wildfire on Aug. 15, 2021. (Aaron Hemens/Capital News)

3 West Kelowna seniors’ homes proactively evacuated due to Mount Law wildfire

Brookhaven Care Centre, where there’s an ongoing COVID-19 outbreak, evacuated to Lower Mainland

Mount Law wildfire on Aug. 15, 2021. (Aaron Hemens/Capital News)
Mount Law wildfire, Aug. 16. (Joshua Brunsdon)

Rain forecasted for the Okanagan, likely not enough to make a dent in wildfires

Meteorologist says between a wind shift and potential thunderstorms, rain won’t help fire situation much

Mount Law wildfire, Aug. 16. (Joshua Brunsdon)
Smoke from the Mount Law wildfire viewed from Peachland on Sunday, Aug. 15. (Michael Rodriguez/Capital News)

More evac alerts issued as Mount Law wildfire grows to 200 hectares near West Kelowna

More than 1,900 homes in West Kelowna, Peachland and RDCO are on alert; 460 ordered evacuated

Smoke from the Mount Law wildfire viewed from Peachland on Sunday, Aug. 15. (Michael Rodriguez/Capital News)
The fire on Dilworth spotted from Glenmore. (Karen Hill/Kelowna Capital News)
The fire on Dilworth spotted from Glenmore. (Karen Hill/Kelowna Capital News)
Kyle Gianis. (Kyle Gianis/Instagram)

RCMP cleared of wrongdoing in Enderby death of West Kelowna man with gang ties

Kyle Gianis died of self-inflicted wounds at a campground near Enderby days after surviving a shooting in Kelowna

Kyle Gianis. (Kyle Gianis/Instagram)
Elana Thomas. (Contributed)

RCMP searching for missing Vanderhoof woman last seen in Kelowna

Elana Thomas was last seen in the Rutland area of Kelowna on Aug. 8

Elana Thomas. (Contributed)
First United Church on Bernard Avenue in Kelowna. (Google Maps photo)

Firefighters extinguish early morning blaze at downtown Kelowna church

Blaze sparked in the doorway at First United Church on Bernard Avenue around 1 a.m.

First United Church on Bernard Avenue in Kelowna. (Google Maps photo)