West Kelowna News Last 7 days

Carbon monoxide call-out

Oct 20, 2017 / 6:00 am

Firefighters and paramedics responded to a possible carbon monoxide poisoning in West Kelowna Thursday night. The incident happened in West Ridge Estates about...

4,000 without power

Oct 17, 2017 / 12:43 pm

More than 4,000 BC Hydro customers in West Kelowna, Peachland and Summerland are without power as a result of Tuesday's wind storm. The latest information...

Sparks fly on Westside

Oct 17, 2017 / 11:30 am

UPDATE: 11:30 a.m. High winds tore off some roofing material, which pulled electrical wires from the roof of the West Kelowna business. The wires were arcing,...

Life jacket saves boater

Oct 16, 2017 / 11:56 am

A 35-year-old West Kelowna man is lucky to be alive after being ejected from his cabin cruiser into the cold waters of Okanagan Lake on Sunday evening, RCMP...

Quick action stops fire

Oct 16, 2017 / 9:41 am

A grass fire was reported beside the road in the area of Scottstown and Webber roads just after 8 a.m in West Kelowna. The quick action of three residents...

Small grass fire overnight

Oct 16, 2017 / 6:07 am

Firefighters responded to a grass fire overnight in West Kelowna. Details are few at this time, but the small fire was reported on Old Okanagan Highway, below...

Boat rescue after crash

Oct 15, 2017 / 8:30 pm

The RCMP marine rescue team was on scene of a boat crash Sunday evening. Ambulance and fire arrived on scene around 6:15 p.m. after reports of a boat crashing...

Hunter fell 30 ft

Oct 15, 2017 / 7:19 pm

UPDATE: 7:20 p.m. A hunter sustained serious head injuries after falling 30 feet from a cliff in the Fintry area. West Kelowna and North Westside firefighters,...

House fire accidental

Oct 14, 2017 / 11:10 am

UPDATE: 11:10 a.m. The cause of the fire has been determined as accidental. Investigators were not able to determine an exact ignition source. It was confirmed...