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Kelowna Lantern Festival kicks off Chinese New Year

The eighth annual Lantern Festival was held Saturday night

Popular stories from the week

Every Saturday, the Capital News highlights popular stories from the week

Mining led to mass production, says UBCO prof

Without destructive mining, mass production and consumption would not be possible

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Your Feb. 20, 2018 Morning Brief
54-40 performs in Vernon, B.C.
Moose pose highway danger...and they're pretty fast too
Fernie deer respect traffic laws

Grease fire contained in West Kelowna

Crews responded at 11:40 a.m. this morning

Updated: Slippery roads cause accidents in Kelowna

A vehicle is down a 15-foot embankment off of Dilworth Drive

Veteran reporter to stay at Global Okanagan

Blaine Gaffney was given a layoff notice after a miscommunication

Kelowna walkers experience coldest night for homelessness

The Coldest Night of the Year will be held Feb. 24 at Sandhill Winery

Fire in Lake Country classroom

A fire started at George Elliot Secondary Friday night

Armed incident ends peacefully

Distraught man armed in Vernon home

Layoffs at Global Okanagan’s local news team

Global News has cut nearly 80 media jobs across Canada, and four of those jobs are in the Okanagan.

Kelowna author’s novel spans 3,000 years

Carl Hare is holding a meet and greet for Odysseus: Book I On The River of Time Saturday

Missing Kelowna youth found

Giselle Roberts was found in Kelowna

Your Feb. 16 Morning Brief

Check out the top stories of the day in the Okanagan-Shuswap with Carmen Weld’s Black Press Morning Brief.

After 30 years on the bench, Okanagan judge hangs up his robe

Sinclair served as Penticton’s only judge from 1988 until he was joined in the early 2010s

Update: Fire in Rutland contained

Kelowna Fire Department crews are on scene of a fire in Rutland

Vigil held to honour missing and murdered Indigenous women

“We don’t want to gather here year after year and pass it along to our grandchildren and our children”

New milfoil rototiller nears completion

New tool to assist Okanagan Basin Water Board milfoil program

Your Feb. 15 Morning Brief

Check out the top stories of the day in the Okanagan-Shuswap with Carmen Weld’s Black Press Morning Brief.

Couple who met on Air Canada flight get Valentine’s Day gift

Kelowna - Air Canada is giving the pair a trip to Paris