Kelowna News Staff

Readers weigh in: Should shock collars on dogs be banned?

We asked and you had a lot to say. Here’s some of what

UPDATE: Coquihalla reopened

Highway 5 northbound is closed, but a detour via Box Canyon Chain up area is in effect.

Arrest made in Kamloops kidnapping case

Robert James Rennie was located and arrested Feb. 21 by the Penticton RCMP

Former homeless man hopes to inspire change for others

Dean Schaffler was one of the more recognizable men living on the street in Kelowna

Guilty plea from one woman accused of stealing from Central Okanagan Hospice Association

A woman accused of bilking the hospice association of thousands of dollars made a court appearance.

Okanagan College launches Indigenous cooking training

The program will infuse Indigenous-knowledge in its professional cook training

It’s time to prune berry bushes to help wildlife in Okanagan

Pruning will help keep wildlife away and be easier to pick when the berries are ripe

Three cougar sightings in Central Okanagan

Two cougars have been reported in Lake Country

Okanagan vice principal to stand trial for assault

Duane Thachyk is scheduled for a full trial starting June 7

First comes Tinder, then marriage: UBCO prof examines online dating

Psychology professor examines romantic relationships in the age of online dating

Bobcat sighting in Kelowna

The creatures come down from the mountains this time of year

Hearing delayed for West Kelowna teacher charged with sexual exploitation

The hearing has been delayed until Feb. 28

Snowmegeddan—your wrap on winter’s latest grip on B.C.

The Okanagan and Shuswap saw five centimetres of snow overnight

Ad looking for puppies and kittens to eat upsets pet lovers

The ad on a local website is looking to buy pets by the pound to raise and eat

Alternate route open as Highway 97 remains closed between Peachland and Summerland

Crews continue to see slope movement at the site of the rockslide

UPDATE: Alternate route now open as Highway 97 remains closed

Crews continue to see slope movement at the site of the rockslide

Quebec chef takes gold at Canadian Culinary Championships

Yannick LaSalle won the best dish at the Grand Finale held in Kelowna

Tech magazine editor next up in UBC Okanagan’s speaker series

Nichola Thompson, editor-in-chief of Wired magazine, will speak at Kelowna Community Theatre Feb. 25

Winter storm watch in effect for Yellowhead Highway

Snow is expected to continue falling Thursday night and Friday.

UBCO uses play-by-play analysis for counselling sessions

A researcher in Kelowna studied play-by-plays of counselling sessions to learn how they work