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The Alliance Against Displacement’s (AAD) Listen Chen stands in front of a group of people campaigning for improved rights and treatment towards people living homeless on Leon Avenue in Kelowna. (Mackenzie Britton - Capital News)

‘Homes not shelters’: Those living on Kelowna streets rally for rights

On Tuesday, Leon Avenue residents came together to demand change

The Alliance Against Displacement’s (AAD) Listen Chen stands in front of a group of people campaigning for improved rights and treatment towards people living homeless on Leon Avenue in Kelowna. (Mackenzie Britton - Capital News)
Monster Truck Chaos comes to Kelowna in January 2020. (Contributed)

Monster Truck Chaos gears up for Okanagan invasion

The monster truck event comes to Kelowna for two shows in January

Monster Truck Chaos comes to Kelowna in January 2020. (Contributed)
Quarterback Nate Beauchemin with coach Kendall Gross at the Owl’s championship win at the 2018 Subway Bowl. (Photo: Paul Beauchemin)

Okanagan high school star makes All Canadian TITAN team, gets Grey Cup invitation

Kelowna’s Nate Beauchemin will join 70 students from across Canada for the Nissan Kickoff Project

Quarterback Nate Beauchemin with coach Kendall Gross at the Owl’s championship win at the 2018 Subway Bowl. (Photo: Paul Beauchemin)
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Tolko mill in Kelowna to permanently close in 2020

More than 120 workers will be impacted by the close

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More e-scooters roll into Kelowna as micro-mobility market heats up

Roll Technologies will introduce its scooters on Nov. 10

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Tough pup recovering after Okanagan hit-and-run

Tough pup recovering after Okanagan hit-and-run

Lizzy suffered several lacerations after being struck by a vehicle in Kelowna Thursday night

Tough pup recovering after Okanagan hit-and-run
Suspects avoid RCMP spike belt during Okanagan wide crime spree

Suspects avoid RCMP spike belt during Okanagan wide crime spree

Suspects in a Dodge Ram are wanted by RCMP

Suspects avoid RCMP spike belt during Okanagan wide crime spree
(Courtney Hesse, community market manager and Ray Warren, RBC VP commercial banking present cheque to Jeremy Lugowy, corporate giving manager with United Way SIBC. Contributed)

Okanagan United Way youth tech program gets $20,000 donation

The funding comes from the RBC Future Launch program in Kelowna

(Courtney Hesse, community market manager and Ray Warren, RBC VP commercial banking present cheque to Jeremy Lugowy, corporate giving manager with United Way SIBC. Contributed)
RCMP warns of AirBnb fraud after guest poses as owner in Okanagan

RCMP warns of AirBnb fraud after guest poses as owner in Okanagan

Police search for a male suspect after reported frauds in Kelowna

RCMP warns of AirBnb fraud after guest poses as owner in Okanagan
RCMP warn of tax phone scam reported in Okanagan

RCMP warn of tax phone scam reported in Okanagan

Victims are being fooled by fake caller ID disguised as West Kelowna RCMP

RCMP warn of tax phone scam reported in Okanagan
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Dressing backwards will earn you a free 7-Eleven slurpee

In celebration for its reverse birthday, 7-Eleven is giving out the goods

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(Natalia Cuevas-Huaico - Kelowna Capital News)

Morning Start: Diwali, the Hindu festival of lights begins

Your morning start for Friday, Oct. 25

(Natalia Cuevas-Huaico - Kelowna Capital News)
West Kelowna Warriors’ Brock Baier joins with Kelowna Gospel Mission residents and volunteers for a street-hockey movie in downtown Kelowna shot by local production company Solid Rock Video. (Mackenzie Britton - Capital News)

Street-hockey movie filmed in Okanagan to fight homelessness stigma

The hockey game in Kelowna was filmed to bring more attention to the homelessness crisis

West Kelowna Warriors’ Brock Baier joins with Kelowna Gospel Mission residents and volunteers for a street-hockey movie in downtown Kelowna shot by local production company Solid Rock Video. (Mackenzie Britton - Capital News)
VIDEO: Kelowna RCMP canine unit helps end stand off with knife wielding man

VIDEO: Kelowna RCMP canine unit helps end stand off with knife wielding man

The man was arrested without injury around 3:45 p.m.

VIDEO: Kelowna RCMP canine unit helps end stand off with knife wielding man
Kelowna Special Olympian Alexandra Magee will skate at the Rock the Rink event in Penticton on Oct. 6. The tour has invited local Special Olympic athletes to join for each stop on the Canada tour. (Contributed)

Okanagan Special Olympics skater to perform at Rock the Rink tour

Alexandra Magee, a Special Olympics World Champion, joins the tour in Penticton on Oct. 6

Kelowna Special Olympian Alexandra Magee will skate at the Rock the Rink event in Penticton on Oct. 6. The tour has invited local Special Olympic athletes to join for each stop on the Canada tour. (Contributed)
Sun quarterback Alex Douglas prepares to make a play against the Valley Huskers at the Apple Bowl on Sept. 22. (Marissa Baecker - Shoot the Breeze)

Okanagan Sun clinch playoff spot, but season far from over

After a 40-0 win last weekend, the Sun face the undefeated Rams Saturday

Sun quarterback Alex Douglas prepares to make a play against the Valley Huskers at the Apple Bowl on Sept. 22. (Marissa Baecker - Shoot the Breeze)
An inspection is being made at Big White Ski Resort ahead of the World Arline Ski Championships in March 2020. It will be the largest race that Big White has ever hosted. (Photo: Big White Ski Resort)

Inspection done at Big White ahead of resort’s largest winter sports race

The World Airline Ski Championships will be hosted by the resort in March 2020

An inspection is being made at Big White Ski Resort ahead of the World Arline Ski Championships in March 2020. It will be the largest race that Big White has ever hosted. (Photo: Big White Ski Resort)
Kelowna Chiefs players all wore Sheridan jerseys at their home-opener win against the Chase Heat Sept. 20. The Chiefs late owner Grant Sheridan’s family joins in the pre-game memorial to honour Sheridan, who died in July. (Mackenzie Britton - Capital News)

Epic overtime battle, big turnout for memorial night to late owner of Okanagan hockey team

The KIJHL’s Kelowna Chiefs hounoured Grant Sheridan with a win in the team’s home-opener

Kelowna Chiefs players all wore Sheridan jerseys at their home-opener win against the Chase Heat Sept. 20. The Chiefs late owner Grant Sheridan’s family joins in the pre-game memorial to honour Sheridan, who died in July. (Mackenzie Britton - Capital News)
UBC Okanagan golf team starts season with historic win

UBC Okanagan golf team starts season with historic win

Men’s team Cole Wilson led the Heat to two titles at the University of Alberta Invitational

UBC Okanagan golf team starts season with historic win
Kyle Topping of the Kelowna Rockets skates against the Portland Winterhawks in March at Prospera Place. (Marissa Baecker - Kelowna Rockets Images)                                Kyle Topping of the Kelowna Rockets skates against the Portland Winterhawks in March at Prospera Place. (Marissa Baecker - Kelowna Rockets Images)

WHL action returns to Okanagan, Rockets GM anxious for season’s start

Big off-season changes, the Memorial Cup; it’s all coming together for Bruce Hamilton

Kyle Topping of the Kelowna Rockets skates against the Portland Winterhawks in March at Prospera Place. (Marissa Baecker - Kelowna Rockets Images)                                Kyle Topping of the Kelowna Rockets skates against the Portland Winterhawks in March at Prospera Place. (Marissa Baecker - Kelowna Rockets Images)