Kelowna News Staff

2018 FIFA World Cup: Quarter-final predictions

The first match of quarterfinals kicks off on July 6

Update: Residents injured following explosive house fire in West Kelowna

The fire began shortly after 9 p.m. near Glencoe Road

Okanagan maps make it easier to buy local

Kelowna - The 2018 Buy Local! Buy Fresh! Okanagan Map is available now

Four separate suspicious fires spark on West Kelowna mountain

Emergency responders are on scene at Mount Boucherie

B.C. business suits up Nicolas Cage

Nicolas Cage made a surprise appearance at a local business

Updated: RCMP no longer suspect death of Vernon woman is suspicious

West Kelowna RCMP continue to investigate the woman’s sudden death

Update: Tulip the three-legged puppy finds a new home

A healthy, three-legged puppy was looking for a new home after surgery at Rose Valley Veterinary Hospital

Drive flees scene after striking Okanagan woman pushing stroller

The woman had two children in the stroller when she was hit on June 26, according to RCMP.

Gateway’s Okanagan casino workers to strike

Workers in Kamloops, Kelowna, Vernon and Penticton will walk off the job on Friday

Reported stabbing in Lake Country

Police are believed to be investigating after a reported stabbing at a house party Friday night

Kelowna culinary student cooks her way to Italy

Okanagan College’s Erin MacDougall has won an expenses-paid trip after winning cooking competition

Updated: Weather office says more thunder and strong winds possible Friday afternoon, evening

Environment Canada says winds could gust at up to 70 kilometres per hour

Big summer plans for Big White

A new season has dawned at Big White

Okanagan dazzles in best 100 list for outdoor dining

The Okangan snagged 12 spots on the list

Humans locked in for love at Kelowna Shelter

BC SPCA Lock-In for Love hopes to raise $25,000

Direct flights from Kelowna to Mexico, Cuban sun spots added

Sunwing says it will fly direct to Los Cabos, Cancun and Varadero, Cuba this winter

Interior and Northern Health Authorities have highest suicide rates in B.C.

The Coroners Service released a report June 12 classifying suicide deaths

Peachland’s State of Local Emergency rescinded

Okanagan Lake level is slowly dropping

Kamloops RCMP appeal to the public

RCMP are currently investigating an assault that appears to be targeted

Expect rain in the Okanagan and snow on the Coquihalla

Kelowna - Environment Canada is warning of rainy weather and snow at higher elevations this weekend