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The area where the alleged assault took place. (Google Maps)

Man arrested after allegedly assaulting woman on West Kelowna sidewalk

The incident reportedly took place Thursday afternoon

The area where the alleged assault took place. (Google Maps)
Kelowna RCMP surround the Shell gas station on Tuesday night. (Contributed)

Multiple RCMP vehicles swarm Kelowna gas station

At least six RCMP vehicles were seen at a gas station in Kelowna on Tuesday night

Kelowna RCMP surround the Shell gas station on Tuesday night. (Contributed)
Area affected by outage. (FortisBC)

UPDATE: Driver taken to hospital after single vehicle crash caused power outage

More than 3,000 FortisBC customers were in the dark

Area affected by outage. (FortisBC)
Area where crash took place. (Google)

Crash impacts Highway 97C near Logan Lake, evacuees told to avoid

The City of Merritt is asking evacuees not to go to Kelowna or Penticton

Area where crash took place. (Google)
Snow hits the ground in Kelowna. (Jen Zielinski/Black Press Media)

Flurries fall on the Okanagan

Expect between 2 and 4 cm of snow on Thursday

Snow hits the ground in Kelowna. (Jen Zielinski/Black Press Media)
Kelowna RCMP stand off at home on Gordon Drive. (Jen Zielinski/ Black Press Media)

One man taken into custody after tear gas deployed during RCMP standoff in Kelowna

RCMP surrounded a home on Gordon Drive, Wednesday night

Kelowna RCMP stand off at home on Gordon Drive. (Jen Zielinski/ Black Press Media)
This is one of the snow globes that is a set of four, made for 2005 retail in Canada. (Bob Little)

Penticton man’s love of snow globes brightens BGC Okanagan

A man is donating a collection of snow globes to BGC Okanagan for auction

This is one of the snow globes that is a set of four, made for 2005 retail in Canada. (Bob Little)
Highway 3 closed at Hope, vehicles being turned around. (Facebook)

UPDATE: New washout closes Highway 3 between Hope and Princeton

There is no detour available at this time

Highway 3 closed at Hope, vehicles being turned around. (Facebook)
RCMP on scene of park where body was discovered. (Jen Zielinski/ Black Press Media)

Body found in Kelowna park not suspicious

The discovery was made about 8 a.m. Monday

RCMP on scene of park where body was discovered. (Jen Zielinski/ Black Press Media)
Stock photo from Unsplash.com

Kelowna’s seniors desperate for help

Seniors are in need of food and money as the cost of living continue to rise

Stock photo from Unsplash.com
Photos for Battle of the Wines were take by Jeremy Spruston.

Battle of the Wines closes out the competition across the Okanagan

Battle of the Wines has recently completed their annual series of ‘battles’

Photos for Battle of the Wines were take by Jeremy Spruston.
Rescue crews on Tuesday, Nov. 16, 2021, in Merritt, B.C.(North Shore Rescue photo)

600 pigs and more than 100 dogs rescued from Interior B.C. flood zones

Animal Lifeline Emergency Response Team responded to both Princeton and Merritt

Rescue crews on Tuesday, Nov. 16, 2021, in Merritt, B.C.(North Shore Rescue photo)
Emergency crews block off Ethel Street. (Photo/ Ann Haymond-Hill)

Explosion blows off manhole cover, followed by power outage in Kelowna

Smoke was seen coming from the manhole near Saucier Avenue

Emergency crews block off Ethel Street. (Photo/ Ann Haymond-Hill)
View above Merritt of flooding. (Facebook)

Merritt residents fleeing floods evacuate to Kelowna

Interior Health has closed the Nicola Valley Hospital

View above Merritt of flooding. (Facebook)
Aisle at the Vernon Superstore. (Jenny Smith/ Vernon Morning Star)

Product shortage at Okanagan grocery stores, due to highway closures

Save On Foods was without produce Tuesday morning

Aisle at the Vernon Superstore. (Jenny Smith/ Vernon Morning Star)
Ponto Road in Rutland.

The aftermath: Storm blows off Kelowna sport club’s roof

Ponto Road in Rutland blocked off due to storm

Ponto Road in Rutland.
View above Merritt. (

Access to Merritt prohibited, care homes evacuated as flooding continues

Interior Health has closed the Nicola Valley Hospital

View above Merritt. (
Trees blow down on homes in Glenmore. (Karen Hill/Kelowna Capital News)

UPDATE: Intense storm blows through Kelowna, knocks out power

Trees have reportedly fallen on homes

Trees blow down on homes in Glenmore. (Karen Hill/Kelowna Capital News)
Ronda Caron took this photo of the flood in Princeton. (Facebook)

Man rescued after being swept away in Princeton flood waters; caution urged near river banks

Waters continue to rise in Princeton from the Tulameen River

Ronda Caron took this photo of the flood in Princeton. (Facebook)
Wes Barker comes to the Okanagan.

Winner of Penn & Teller: Fool Us comes to the Okanagan

Wes Barker is a comedian and magician

Wes Barker comes to the Okanagan.