Kelowna News Staff

Dillon Dube #19 of the Kelowna Rockets leads the team through the tunnel to the ice against the Calgary Hitmen on October 13, 2017 at Prospera Place in Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada. - Image: Marissa Baecker/Shoot the Breeze

B.C. WHL player named Team Canada junior captain

Kelowna Rockets forward will wear the C for Team Canada at the World Junior Hockey Championships

Dillon Dube #19 of the Kelowna Rockets leads the team through the tunnel to the ice against the Calgary Hitmen on October 13, 2017 at Prospera Place in Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada. - Image: Marissa Baecker/Shoot the Breeze
Charges were stayed earlier this week against Jamie Bacon in relation to the Surrey Six killings in October 2009. —Image: Abbotsford News

Kelowna girlfriend of notorious B.C. gang member dies

Madison Fine overdoses as Jamie Bacon has murder charges stayed

Charges were stayed earlier this week against Jamie Bacon in relation to the Surrey Six killings in October 2009. —Image: Abbotsford News
Ashley Bourgeault and Dominic Neron, whose plane went missing a week ago Saturday in the Revelstoke area.

Families of B.C. couple whose plane went missing not giving up

Six members of Ashley Bourgeault’s and Dominic Neron’s families have travelled to Revelstoke

Ashley Bourgeault and Dominic Neron, whose plane went missing a week ago Saturday in the Revelstoke area.
Survey finds B.C. business community optimistic

Survey finds B.C. business community optimistic

The BC Chamber of Commerce released its Collective Perspective Survey Report Tuesday night in Kelowna

Survey finds B.C. business community optimistic
Kelowna Fire Department file photo. Image credit: Carmen Weld

Christmas lights cause Kelowna fire

Kelowna Fire Department say a minor deck fire was caused by faulty installation of Christmas lights

Kelowna Fire Department file photo. Image credit: Carmen Weld
Winning Lotto 6/49 purchased in Kelowna

Winning Lotto 6/49 purchased in Kelowna

Some lucky man or woman purchased a winning 6/49 ticket in Kelowna.

Winning Lotto 6/49 purchased in Kelowna
Boaters were rescued Sunday night. (Image Credit: Dave Ogilvie)

UPDATE: Life jacket saves man’s life in marine rescue

A boat ran aground near Kelowna Sunday as a man was ejected from the boat in rough waters

Boaters were rescued Sunday night. (Image Credit: Dave Ogilvie)
B.C. lawyer banned after writing himself into client’s will

B.C. lawyer banned after writing himself into client’s will

Law Society says Christopher Penty admitted writing himself into a client’s will.

B.C. lawyer banned after writing himself into client’s will
Image credit: flairair2.ca

Flair Air expands route network in B.C.

Flair Airlines expanded their route network by adding service to three additional airports including Kelowna

Image credit: flairair2.ca
UPDATED: Peachland wildfire now at 100 hectares

UPDATED: Peachland wildfire now at 100 hectares

The Finlay Creek wildfire southwest of Peachland and Kelowna, is burning rapidly

UPDATED: Peachland wildfire now at 100 hectares
The out-of-control fire near Philpott Road, 20 kilometres east of Kelowna, is described as massive and has forced an evacuation of the area.—Image credit: Barry Gerding/CapitalNews

Updated: Fast moving fire sparked near Kelowna

A blaze is burning on both sides of Philpott Road near Joe Rich

The out-of-control fire near Philpott Road, 20 kilometres east of Kelowna, is described as massive and has forced an evacuation of the area.—Image credit: Barry Gerding/CapitalNews
Image Credit: Twitter/@BCGovFireInfo

Aussies are on the way to battle BC fires

These personnel will join more than 2,000 personnel already actively engaged in fire suppression

Image Credit: Twitter/@BCGovFireInfo
Smoky skies warning still in effect

Smoky skies warning still in effect

Smoke levels are expected to get serious

Smoky skies warning still in effect
Black Press file. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward

Kelowna woman facing charges of uttering death threats to Clark, Thomson

Special prosecutor has approved charges against Pavla Janeckova of Kelowna

Black Press file. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward
UPDATE: North Westside residents can return home

UPDATE: North Westside residents can return home

Slope stability testing on Monday has allowed residents affected by landslide to return to their homes

UPDATE: North Westside residents can return home