West Kelowna News Last 7 days

More charges for standoff

Dec 12, 2017 / 11:56 am

The man accused of running over a woman and repeatedly hitting her in the face is facing four more weapons-related charges in connection with a stolen gun he...

Do you know this man?

Dec 12, 2017 / 11:02 am

Police in West Kelowna are hoping the release of surveillance images will lead to the identity of a suspect in the robbery at the Bank of Montreal. Shortly...

Quails' Gate recognized

Dec 12, 2017 / 5:00 am

OpenTable has come out with their top rankings for B.C. restaurants. Only one restaurant outside of Vancouver managed to crack the list and that was a Kelowna...

Passes note, robs BMO

Dec 10, 2017 / 12:53 pm

Police are searching for a man who is believed to have robbed a West Kelowna bank on Saturday. RCMP responded to a report of a robbery at BMO Bank of Montreal...

Libertarian enters byelection

Dec 9, 2017 / 5:00 am

West Kelowna residents will have a fourth option when they take to the polls at the byelection for former premier Christy Clark's vacated seat in February....

Shelter desperate for help

Dec 8, 2017 / 11:25 am

The West Kelowna Shelter Society is in desperate need of help. The society runs a cold-weather shelter at Emmanuel Church in West Kelowna. Spokesperson Rosemary...

West Kelowna turns 10

Dec 7, 2017 / 5:00 am

Incorporate or join Kelowna? That's the question that faced residents living on the west side of Okanagan Lake a decade ago. After a nasty campaign, but the...

West Kelowna food drive

Dec 6, 2017 / 10:43 am

There's still time to contribute to the West Kelowna Firefighters 20th Annual Food Drive. With many charities across B.C. saying donations this year are...

Minor injuries in crash

Dec 5, 2017 / 5:40 pm

Emergency crews were called to Highway 97 near Westlake Road following an accident. Witnesses tell Castanet three pick-up trucks were involved in rear ender...

Blasting near Boucherie

Dec 5, 2017 / 5:30 pm

Those living on the south side of Mount Boucherie can expect to hear blasting in their neighbourhood over the next year. Blasting will begin on Dec. 7 at a...

Water advisory lifted

Dec 5, 2017 / 4:10 pm

The City of West Kelowna has lifted the water quality advisory issued for users of the Lakeview Water System. The advisory was lifted in consultation with...

Suspicious morning fire

Dec 5, 2017 / 4:05 pm

West Kelowna fire investigators have deemed an early morning fire in a downtown Westbank strip mall as suspicious. Fire crews were called to a structure fire on...