Kelowna Rockets president and general manager Bruce Hamilton has been re-elected as chairman of the WHL Board of Governors for a new two-year term, the Western Hockey league announced on Wednesday as it concluded its AGM via conference call.
OTTAWA - Canadian para-snowboarder Matt Hamilton has been banned from competition for four years because he tested positive for a prohibited substance.
With local swimming pools closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, former Liquid Lightning swimmer Kierra Smith is keeping her goal of returning to the Olympics in 2021 alive training in a private West Kelowna 10-metre outdoor pool in April wearing what resembles a large elastic band.
The Kootenay International Junior Hockey League will be seeking financial assistance from the provincial and federal governments in light of the negative impact being felt by its 20 member teams due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
Kelowna Rockets forward Pavel Novak is ranked No. 85 on NHL Central Scouting’s final ranking of North American skaters for the 2020 NHL Draft.
The West Kelowna Warriors forward John Evans will continue his hockey career at the University of New Hampshire in Durham, but not until he plays another season in the BC Hockey League.
On the same day the Kelowna Rockets added two pieces for the future, they said farewell to three players heading into the next phase of their lives — and a fourth expected to soon play in the NHL.
Coronavirus, coronavirus, coronavirus. For those of you who are sick of hearing COVID-19 news, here is the short version of the impact on Okanagan outdoor activities (as of Thursday).
Kelowna’s Megan Osland may one day look back at 2020 as her World Disaster Tour. The 26-year-old professional golfer is back home after coronavirus fears halted her competitive calendar.
About all the West Kelowna Warriors can do these days is prepare for a return to hockey, and that's exactly what they've done in signing two players for the fall.
The World Mixed Doubles and World Senior Curling Championships set for Kelowna later this year have been cancelled due to the ongoing spread of novel coronavirus (COVID-19).
When an NBA player tested positive for the COVID-19 virus on Wednesday, it became clear the Western Hockey League regular season was in jeopardy, Kelowna Rockets owner Bruce Hamilton said Thursday.
Planning continues for Kelowna's hosting of the Memorial Cup in late May despite the nationwide shutdown of major junior hockey leagues because of the coronavirus.
Just when you thought the Kelowna Rockets had put the injuries behind them, they watched two vital pieces of their recent surge limp off the ice Wednesday night.
After being selected to the conference's all-rookie team last week, UBC Okanagan Heat outside hitter Amaya Perry has been named Canada West rookie of the year.
One-third of our food relies on bees for pollination. It's that kind of important role that led the Okanagan's Jennifer Krezan and her husband, Brad, to start Hiveology in 2019. “Without the bees, farmers would face having to hand-pollinate many of our foods, but as this is labour-intensive …
Chief provincial health officer Dr. Bonnie Henry and health minister Adrian Dix provide an update on the province's response to the COVID-19 pandemic.