Madison Erhardt
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Fridge finds new home

Jan 26, 2023 / 8:00 pm

Photo: Contributed (Unitarians Church) The Kelowna Community Fridge has a new home. The 24/7 fridge pantry for anyone who needs it will now be hosted at Burke Hair Lounge downtown at 515 Lawrence Avenue. A soft launch of the fridge

City lifts vaccine mandate

Jan 25, 2023 / 2:55 pm

Photo: Colin Dacre UPDATE 2:55 p.m. Kelowna Mayor Tom Dyas has confirmed the city will be lifting its COVID-19 vaccination policy. As of Wednesday, Feb. 1, vaccines will no longer be a condition of employment at the City of Kelowna. "The

Private estate with extras

Jan 25, 2023 / 1:04 pm

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New way to stay warm

Jan 25, 2023 / 12:43 pm

Madison Erhardt The City of Kelowna is bringing in a new way for homeless people to keep warm. Kelowna has acquired 27 insulated shelters made of light-weight foam as part of a pilot project this winter. "The shelters have the potential

Evicted over privacy screen

Jan 25, 2023 / 4:00 am

Madison Erhardt A Kelowna couple is being evicted for using a privacy screen on their apartment balcony. Kevin and Linda Johnson moved into The Conservatory Luxury Apartments on Glenmore Road last summer and say they started experiencing issues

Bobcat wanders Westside

Jan 23, 2023 / 8:00 pm

Contributed A bobcat was spotted wandering an area of West Kelowna Monday afternoon. Jody Harris shared the video with Castanet and says the bobcat was spotted just before 2 p.m. on Gregory Road. The video shows the cat walking along the side

Teens kick in door for fun

Jan 23, 2023 / 7:00 pm

Photo: Contributed A Southeast Kelowna resident says he is frustrated and confused after two teens decided to kick in his newly renovated door. The man partially caught the teens on his front door camera. "We replaced our front door

$417K for the food bank

Jan 23, 2023 / 4:14 pm

Photo: Contributed The Central Okanagan Food Bank received generous donations through their annual Be an Angel Campaign. The Thomas Alan Budd Foundation was a major contributor to the campaign by donating $30,000, bringing the total amount

Extensive damage after fire

Jan 23, 2023 / 2:29 pm

Photo: File Photo A West Kelowna garage went up in flames late Monday morning. Just before noon, the West Kelowna Fire Department responded to a structure fire on Emerald Road. Crews arrived to find a fully involved garage fire with exposures

Cougar kills cat

Jan 23, 2023 / 4:00 am

Photo: Roxanne Brower Click here to view gallery Photo: Roxanne Brower Photo: Contributed Photo: Contributed Photo: Contributed A Penticton resident's Birthday started out horribly on Sunday. Roxanne Brower says she woke



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