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West Kelowna News

Sudden Westside Death

Sep 4, 2007 / 12:30 pm

RCMP on the Westside are dealing with a sudden death. The body of a man, believed to be in his mid 20""s, was discovered early Tuesday morning at 2680 Campbell...

WFN Council Remains Same

Sep 2, 2007 / 11:15 am

There will be a lot of familiar faces at the Westbank First Nation Council meetings. Three incumbents were re-elected during Friday’s voting. Larry...

Smoke Alarms Checked

Sep 1, 2007 / 2:30 pm

Check your smoke alarm. Or let the firefighters check it. The fourth Community Smoke Alarm campaign is scheduled for September 22, 2007, this time for residents...

Bush Party Rumour: RCMP

Aug 31, 2007 / 8:20 am

Rumour has it that there""s a large bush party in the works and the cops are on top of it. Kelowna Rural RCMP are sending out notice that they""re aware of a...

WFN Election Day

Aug 31, 2007 / 5:00 am

Friday is election day for the Westbank First Nation. Janice Money and Mickey Werstuik are trying to unseat incumbent chief Robert Louie in his bid for...

House Party Shooting

Aug 29, 2007 / 8:27 am

Kelowna RCMP say they know the identity of a man who allegedly shot another man at a Westside house party. The shooting occurred early Wednesday morning at a...

Harding Staying Out

Aug 25, 2007 / 6:00 am

The man who spearheaded the drive for Westside incorporation has officially removed all doubt about his immediate political aspirations. John Harding said the...

Peachland Home Fire

Aug 24, 2007 / 11:00 am

Quick action by members of the Peachland Fire & Rescue Service saved a colleague""s home from going up in flames Thursday. The call to the home at 6246...

Westbank Development

Aug 22, 2007 / 8:00 am

A proposed new development on the site of the former Westbank Packinghouse has been given first reading by the Regional Board. The Packinghouse burnt down on...

RDCO Highlights

Aug 21, 2007 / 5:00 pm

Rural RCMP Detachment Building - The Regional Board has approved a Development Permit Application for the proposed RCMP Rural Detachment building on the...

Benefit Nets $70,000

Aug 21, 2007 / 10:30 am

Sunday""s benefit hockey game at Royal LePage Place to assist Westside teen Jonathon Neitsch was even more successful than organizers had hoped. The game, which...

Ensign May Run

Aug 21, 2007 / 5:00 am

Westside businessman Rusty Ensign may make a bid for the mayor""s chair of the new Westside Municipality. "I""m leaning toward running and I""m leaning toward...

Trailer Up In Flames

Aug 20, 2007 / 11:42 am

The Westside Fire Department was called into action early Monday morning to deal with a structure fire. A travel trailer, located on a property on the Westbank...

Arena Finally Opens

Aug 20, 2007 / 11:30 am

Royal LePage Place finally opened Sunday when a sold-out crowd took in the Jonathon Neitsch Benefit hockey game. The building, which was originally slated to...

Slope Study For Peachland

Aug 20, 2007 / 7:00 am

The City of Peachland has received provincial funding for a study on steep slope development. Peachland Mayor, Graham Reid, says the study is a key part of a...

Charity Game On Sunday

Aug 18, 2007 / 12:00 pm

A charity hockey game to benefit a Westside teen is on for Sunday at the new Royal LePage Place on the Westside. The new facility, which was scheduled to open...

Pinewood Place Grow-Op

Aug 16, 2007 / 1:30 pm

It seems someone has it in for a pot grower on the Westside. Kelowna RCMP Constable, Julie Rattee, says police got a call Wednesday night indicating an...

Dinwoodie To Run

Aug 16, 2007 / 9:47 am

Aaron Dinwoodie wants to be mayor. Dinwoodie, a Westside Director on the Regional District, has announced his intentions to run for mayor of the new Westside...

Missing Boater Identified

Aug 9, 2007 / 3:00 pm

The man reported missing from his boat off of Peachland last week has been identified. Lloyd Clifford Skidmore, a 55 year old Peachland resident, had been...

Westside Car Fire

Aug 7, 2007 / 3:30 pm

Quick response by firefighters averted a potential disaster on the Westside Monday night. Fire and RCMP officials responded to a call of a fire in the area of...

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