West Kelowna News Last 7 days

Guilty in fentanyl bust

Feb 22, 2017 / 12:20 pm

UPDATE: 12:20 p.m. One of two people charged in a major fentanyl bust in West Kelowna last March pleaded guilty Wednesday, but has been released on bail until...

Man hurt in fall from roof

Feb 22, 2017 / 12:10 pm

Paramedics responded to a fall from a roof this morning in West Kelowna. A man apparently fell from the roof of a home on the 2600 block of Guidi Road, at the...

Cops on school buses

Feb 22, 2017 / 7:53 am

RCMP officers rode on school buses in West Kelowna this week to catch motorists who were breaking the law. The good news – and the bad news – is the...

Crash at Ross Road exit

Feb 22, 2017 / 6:01 am

A crash at the intersection of Ross Road and Highway 97 in West Kelowna overnight briefly closed the highway exit, Tuesday. The sedan crashed outside Westside...

Chopper in training

Feb 21, 2017 / 3:54 pm

UPDATE: Feb. 22 A member of the Air Rescue One helicopter rescue team said that the helicopter over Rattlesnake Island was actually Air Rescue One from Wildcat...

Police hunt for stolen car

Feb 21, 2017 / 2:28 pm

Police are scouring Westside Road Tuesday afternoon after a car was stolen. Several RCMP cruisers were spotted on Westside Road and Bear Lake Main Road at about...

Dump truck crash, city sued

Feb 21, 2017 / 1:39 pm

A West Kelowna woman is suing the City of West Kelowna after a city-owned dump truck allegedly rear-ended her, causing her significant injury. Alexis Podas...

Boucherie traffic delays

Feb 21, 2017 / 12:04 pm

Motorists travelling along Boucherie Road in West Kelowna could encounter some traffic delays. Crews are working on a drainage improvement project in the area...

Smoke in the air

Feb 21, 2017 / 8:50 am

There's going to be smoke in the air around West Kelowna for the next few days. Tallus Ridge says it will be conducting open burning of several slash piles...

Crash on the Connector

Feb 19, 2017 / 7:13 pm

UPDATED: 7:13 p.m. A man claiming he witnessed the crash on Highway 97C says a Range Rover passed his vehicle in a foggy spot on the highway before losing...

Smoke at care home

Feb 18, 2017 / 2:30 pm

Emergency crews in West Kelowna responded Friday night to Brookhaven Care Centre after reports there was smoke in a room. The call came in at about 10:30 p.m....

Repairs begin on landslide

Feb 17, 2017 / 6:30 pm

Neighbours are happy to see that work has begun on repairs to a landslide that took out half a residential street in Peachland. But, some say the slide could...