West Kelowna News Last 7 days

Arrest in stabbing case

Dec 5, 2016 / 5:05 pm

One man is in custody following an alleged stabbing in Kelowna Sunday night. RCMP confirm they responded to a stabbing incident believed to be in retaliation...

Heroism among tragedy

Dec 5, 2016 / 3:15 pm

North Westside fire crews fought to save three dogs trapped in a burning house on Sunday. Firefighters tackled the fully-involved house blaze on Lester Road...

Valley restaurant in top 100

Dec 5, 2016 / 1:29 pm

An Okanagan restaurant has made a list of the top 100 places to dine in Canada. Online restaurant reservation company OpenTable has announced the 100 Best...

Chimney fire sparks warning

Dec 5, 2016 / 10:51 am

An early morning chimney fire has the West Kelowna Fire Department trying to smoke out safety issues. The department sent 15 firefighters Monday morning to...

Firefighters pitch in

Dec 4, 2016 / 9:31 pm

West Kelowna firefighters will be going door to door this week to collect food items for this year's food drive. The Okanagan Community Food Bank says...

Sip into the season

Dec 4, 2016 / 9:52 am

Welcome the Yule Tide season with some of the best vino the Central Okanagan has to offer during the Sip into the Season event. Westside Wine Trail wineries are...

Altercation sends 2 to jail

Dec 2, 2016 / 10:45 pm

Two people are in custody and one is in hospital following what police are calling a physical altercation. The incident occurred shortly after the noon hour...

Driver crawls for help

Dec 2, 2016 / 1:45 pm

UPDATE: 1:45 p.m. A driver managed to crawl out of his mangled vehicle and climb up an embankment for help. North Westside Fire Rescue fire Chief Jason...

Car takes out light pole

Dec 1, 2016 / 8:19 pm

A car took out a light post on Highway 97 just west of the William R. Bennett Bridge Thursday night. The car was travelling eastbound just after 7 p.m. when it...

Outage knocks out water

Dec 1, 2016 / 10:47 am

The Regional District of Central Okanagan is giving some of its residents ample warning of a water service disruption. BC Hydro will be cutting power to about...

Found safe and sound

Dec 1, 2016 / 9:34 am

UPDATE: 9:35 a.m. Kelowna RCMP say Shawn Vibert has been found safe. "The RCMP is pleased to confirm that the 40-year-old man reported missing was located...