Kathy Michaels

Gang life laid out in Bacon shooting trial

Kelowna was a key location in a Surrey gang’s drug trafficking network before a war broke out…

Gang life laid out in Bacon shooting trial

Kelowna was a key location in a Surrey gang’s drug trafficking network before a war broke out…

Rival gangster celebrated Bacon’s murder

The court has gained more insight into the 2011 killing of Jonathan Bacon

Bacon shooting trial to resume Monday

Another delay in the trial looking into the 2011 gangland style shooting in Kelowna.

Update: Crews mopping up fire in Lake Country

Update: Before 7 p.m. the fire was in the mop up stage

Okanagan breathes a little easier

The Okanagan had a bit less smog this morning.

Truck submerged at Rose’s Pub

Big Ford gets social media attention for watery launch

Rock the Lake is a smash hit

Music festival being enjoyed by all

Love and marriage? Not in Kelowna

Common law marriage is becoming a more common choice for a lot of Kelowna residents

Okanagan air quality continues to suffer

The air still poses a high health risk for those who have health problems, as well as the elderly and infants.

Michaels: Contemplating the ‘new normal’

This warmer, smokier planet is making for a real bummer summer

Meet Your Farmer: Kelowna’s Moonstone Kimchi ’n’ Krauts

It’s that time again — to meet your local farmer.

Heavy smoke cover lingers in the Okanagan

Smoke isn’t going anywhere yet

Kelowna West byelections aren’t cheap

Ever wonder how much a byelection costs?

Kelowna air dirtier than New Delhi’s?

People around the valley are finding new ways to cope with less than ideal air quality.

Smoky skies still pose a high health risk in the Okanagan

The AQHI reading for the region is seven, which is considered a high health risk

UPDATE: Knox Mountain fire human caused

Fire completely out as crews spent most of the night making sure it didn’t escape fire guard

Liquid Zoo operator pleads guilty to common assault

“It’s a jab, it’s a poke, it’s almost like a slap,” said Kim Ross.

Michaels: This is a safe community … mostly

“It is how a community deals with all these ever-moving elements that dictates its trajectory.”

Mounties warn of ongoing Okanagan scams

Okanagan Mounties are trying to raise awareness about a number of senior focused scams in the area.