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New Lake Country middle school features transforming classrooms

Garage-like shutters will connect classrooms, so they can be opened to create larger spaces

Okanagan Valley referenced as “exciting place to travel to drink wine”

The list, compiled by Matador Network, features seven wine regions to visit in 2019

Balance for better: International Women’s Day recognized in Kelowna

The Central Okanagan will host events for International Women’s Day

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Condo complex fire in West Kelowna
BC Conservation Officers give bear warning
Avalanche at SilverStar doesn't halt spring break festival
Silver Star Mountain Resort Avalanche doesn't halt festivities

Readers unimpressed with $120,000 Kelowna art project

The post gathered more than 60 comments when it was posted

Kelowna’s Sikhs countering racist acts of vandalism

A Sikh ‘Community Open House’ will be held Thursday

Crash closes road in West Kelowna

An accident along Boucherie Road has caused the road to close

Kelowna Community Resources searching for volunteers

KCR is holding volunteer orientation sessions from March to June

  • Mar 5, 2019

B.C. Indigenous woman appointed to Canada’s gun advisory committee

First Nations and northern voices were both missing in discussions

Lake Country councillor holds regret over largest development in district’s history

Coun. Penny Gambell has concerns with the number of trees left behind

Kelowna bike-share program may see growth in electric bikes

City staff said they saw an unexpected uptick in the bicycle program

In Photos: Lake Country complex fills with children for festival

The fourth annual Children’s Festival was held Saturday

  • Mar 2, 2019

Lake Country residents have mixed reviews for new 6-storey apartment complex

Council approved a development permit for the tallest apartment complex a few weeks ago

Hotel Zed wins award for going the extra mile for employees

Accent Inns Inc. won the 2019 Employees First Award.

  • Mar 2, 2019

Central Okanagan man charged with indecent act near water park stands trial

John Charles Allan was charged in connection to an incident in a Lake Country park

UBCO students create co-housing project in Kelowna

They say it’s the evolution of sustainable housing in the Okanagan

  • Mar 2, 2019

Winner of spaghetti bridge competition one of Okanagan College’s own

James Dessert took home the grand prize of $1,500 for his spaghetti creation.

  • Mar 2, 2019

Big White sees largest amount of fresh snow of any Okanagan resort

Hit that fresh powder at Big White

  • Mar 2, 2019

Less than blissful: Man throws chair through window of Kelowna bakery

The incident took place Thursday morning at Bliss Bakery

Okanagan police officers collaborate to create a safer Kelowna

The rollout of KOaST, otherwise known as Kelowna Outreach and Support Table, started Tuesday

  • Mar 1, 2019

Mayor has high hopes for tallest apartment complex in Lake Country

Council approved of a six-storey complex along Main Street a few weeks ago