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Man found dead at orchard

Jun 16, 2021 / 11:10 am

Photo: Rob Gibson RCMP cruiser A Kelowna man was found dead at a local orchard on Tuesday evening. Kelowna RCMP were called just after 11 p.m. on June 15 to assist the BC Emergency Health Services at an orchard on Spiers Road, after a

Red Bird's big expansion

Jun 16, 2021 / 4:00 am

Photo: Contributed Artist rendering Red Bird Brewing's big expansion plans are back before Kelowna city council next week. Red Bird Brewing has been operating on Richter Street since 2017 and is seeking blessing from the city to expand

KGH outbreak declared over

Jun 15, 2021 / 3:36 pm

Photo: Contributed Kelowna General Hospital Interior Health has announced the end of a COVID-19 outbreak at Kelowna General Hospital. As a result of the outbreak at the KGH, three people were confirmed positive for the virus — two

Bernard closure more lively

Jun 15, 2021 / 2:15 pm

The summer vehicle closure of Bernard Avenue between the 200 and 500 blocks, allowing for larger restaurant patios, is nearly here. "Meet Me On Bernard" is a program aimed at bringing in more foot traffic and business to the downtown

Castanet's week in review

Jun 13, 2021 / 12:00 pm

Castanet's week in review with Jayden Wasney. Homicide victim identified IH top doc faces sex charges Fire fought despite location Museum vandalized Peacock goes for ride-along

UBCO student recognized

Jun 13, 2021 / 10:00 am

Photo: Contributed Venedict Tamondong A UBCO student is being recognized for his hard work both in the classroom and as a volunteer. Venedict Tamondong recently graduated from UBCO with a Bachelor of Applied Science in Mechanical Engineering,

Raising funds for ALS

Jun 13, 2021 / 4:00 am

Photo: Contributed The Kelowna Virtual Walk to End ALS is coming up on June 19, and there are plenty of ways to get involved. Darryl Borsato has been living with ALS for four years. He says the ALS virtual walk is very important, because

Vigil held for London family

Jun 12, 2021 / 5:49 pm

The funeral held on Saturday for the Afzaal family, who were intentionally struck and killed last weekend, saw people across the country mourning the loss of the victims as well as pay their respects, including Kelowna. A vigil was put on by the

Training for barefoot run

Jun 12, 2021 / 4:00 am

Savannah Holmes and Asha Tremblay of Kelowna are about to embark on a difficult journey. The two will be running 500 kilometres, without any footwear, end-to-end across Vancouver Island in support of empowering youth in Uganda. Holmes spent five years

OKM performance goes on

Jun 11, 2021 / 4:30 pm

Photo: Contributed Rowyn Grenier (As Kit Marlowe) and Wil Taylor (as William Shakespeare) The OKM Secondary School is sharing their performance via livestream of Tom Stoppard’s "Shakespeare in Love." Originally the show


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