Lake Country

Pedestrians and cyclists are pictured sharing a section of the Okanagan Rail Trail in this file photo.(Carli Berry/Capital News)

Lake Country council bites back on e-bike ban

‘We should be at least communicating with the other partners when we’re introducing a rule like that’

 

(ElliottBrood.com)

Hamilton-based band Elliott Brood to play Lake Country, Golden, Oliver

The band plays at Lake Country’s Creekside Theatre June 8

 

(File photo)

Winfield Bakery not to reopen due to insurance after fire

Owners say bakery is “grossly uninsured”

 

Lake Country Fire Department assisted with the rescue of a pair of boaters May 16 on Wood Lake. (Pixabay photo)

Duo rescued from Wood Lake after boat flips

Wind and waves caused the boat to lose balance

Lake Country Fire Department assisted with the rescue of a pair of boaters May 16 on Wood Lake. (Pixabay photo)
DunnEnzies Pizza downtown Kelowna (Black Press File Photo)
DunnEnzies Pizza downtown Kelowna

Kelowna restaurants make top 100 list in Canada

Restaurant reservations for the month of May up 61 per cent compared to May 2019

DunnEnzies Pizza downtown Kelowna (Black Press File Photo)
DunnEnzies Pizza downtown Kelowna
Const. Rob Marshall of BC RCMP Highway Patrol records the speeds of motorists driving through a cone zone while TELUS worker Chad Barnett is on the worksite on Dog Creek Road Tuesday (Sept. 14). (Angie Mindus photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

Cone Zone campaign encourages Lake Country motorists to drive safe

Two roadside workers in B.C. died after being hit by a vehicle last year

Const. Rob Marshall of BC RCMP Highway Patrol records the speeds of motorists driving through a cone zone while TELUS worker Chad Barnett is on the worksite on Dog Creek Road Tuesday (Sept. 14). (Angie Mindus photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
The boil water advisory for areas on Williams Lake's west side has now been rescinded. (File photo)

Lake Country boil water notice downgraded

The notice was issued after a planned water outage on May 10

The boil water advisory for areas on Williams Lake's west side has now been rescinded. (File photo)
B.C. Wildlife Federation offers a course called ‘Becoming an Outdoors Woman’ where women can learn archery, nature photography, proper handling of game meat, firearm safety and more (Brittany Webster - Capital News)

Building confidence, gaining independence in the Okanagan while Becoming an Outdoors Woman

Women gathered at Lake Country’s Camp Winfield to learn outdoor skills in the BOW course

B.C. Wildlife Federation offers a course called ‘Becoming an Outdoors Woman’ where women can learn archery, nature photography, proper handling of game meat, firearm safety and more (Brittany Webster - Capital News)
Felines will strut their stuff in wearable art for Lake Country Art Gallery’s Catwalk on June 26 (contributed)

Felines to hit the stage in wearable art for Lake Country Catwalk

Contest CATegories include movie characters, avant-garde, and cosplay

Felines will strut their stuff in wearable art for Lake Country Art Gallery’s Catwalk on June 26 (contributed)
(Photo - B.C. Hydro)

Northern Lake Country power has been restored

The power outage started at 7:05 a.m.

(Photo - B.C. Hydro)
File: Pixbay

Wham! Pow! Smash! How Batman led me astray

Column by Jim Taylor

  • May 12, 2022
File: Pixbay
The BarberShoppe

Central Okanagan A-Lister: The Barbershoppe

Rebekah Reed’s business is tailored to men’s style

  • May 5, 2022
The BarberShoppe
GoByBike Week Central Okanagan returns May to June 5. (File photo)

Get out and ride for GoByBike Week in Central Okanagan

New and experienced riders encouraged to sign up and log their trips

GoByBike Week Central Okanagan returns May to June 5. (File photo)
Habitat for Humanity Okanagan gave three families the keys to their new homes in Lake Country April 29, 2022 (Brittany Webster - Calendar)

Three more families in affordable living thanks to Habitat for Humanity Okanagan

Families were handed the keys to their new homes on Powley Court in Lake Country

Habitat for Humanity Okanagan gave three families the keys to their new homes in Lake Country April 29, 2022 (Brittany Webster - Calendar)
District of Lake Country councillor Penny Gambell. (File photo)

Lake Country councillor questions reserve funds

‘It looks like a slush fund’

District of Lake Country councillor Penny Gambell. (File photo)
(Photo/Black Press Media)

More efficient transit service wanted in Lake Country

Concerns were raised by council about reliability of transit service in the community

(Photo/Black Press Media)
Emergency Support Services (ESS) is in need of volunteers from Lake Country (Al Waters - Kelowna Capital News)

Volunteers from Lake Country needed for Emergency Support

They are looking for computer savvy, patient individuals

Emergency Support Services (ESS) is in need of volunteers from Lake Country (Al Waters - Kelowna Capital News)
Lake Country Judo won two gold and one silver at the Pacific International in Richmond, B.C. April 15-17, 2022 (Contributed/Lake Country Judo)

Lake Country Judo athletes find success at recent competitions

Edmonton International Judo Championships hosted over 950 athletes

Lake Country Judo won two gold and one silver at the Pacific International in Richmond, B.C. April 15-17, 2022 (Contributed/Lake Country Judo)
B.C. Coroners Service has reopened the investigation into the death of Lake Country woman Arlene Westervelt (File)

B.C. Coroner reopens case of Lake Country woman’s drowning

Arlene Westervelt died while canoeing with her husband on Okanagan Lake in June 2016

B.C. Coroners Service has reopened the investigation into the death of Lake Country woman Arlene Westervelt (File)
Properties in red will be without water service on May 10 (District of Lake Country)

Planned water outage in Oyama for May 10

The district says a boil water notice will be implemented following the outage

Properties in red will be without water service on May 10 (District of Lake Country)