The possibility of a "third wave" of the COVID-19 pandemic was raised Thursday by provincial health officer Dr. Bonnie Henry.
Provincial health officials say they're pleased federal officials have now endorsed the strategy of delaying the second COVID-19 vaccination shot.
A large property kitty-corner to Kelowna General Hospital, proposed last year as the site for an ill-fated five-storey hotel, has been bought by Interior Health.
Billboards and ads that appear months before next fall's municipal election will have to include the name of the person behind the message.
When I first started coming to Kelowna as a child in the 1950s to visit my grandparents, John and Mary Hoffman and assorted uncles, aunts and cousins, I was blissfully ignorant of the fact that Kelowna was in a semi-arid area. All I saw were orchards and masses of flowers.
Interior Health has awarded a contract for 10 substance-use treatment beds for youth to The Bridge Youth and Family Services Society in Kelowna.
Sixteen new cases of COVID-19 - the lowest one-day total since late October - were reported between Monday and Tuesday in the Interior Health region.
Two firefighters tumbled into frigid water themselves Tuesday as they worked to rescue a man who'd fallen through weak ice on a West Kelowna lake.
Live music has a strong pulse in the Central Okanagan but musicians would like more places to perform, Kelowna city councillors heard Monday.
If Kelowna winery owner Stephen Cipes' dream of creating a 'Culinary College for Humanity' is to become a reality, his next step is making his pitch directly to city council.
British Columbians say they'll feel comfortable travelling again when pandemic conditions allow for a resumption of leisure travel, Kelowna city councillors heard Monday.
Healthcare workers have reacted with compassion and sensitivity when treating Indigenous people with COVID-19 and drug overdoses, a Westbank First Nation councillor says.
Abandonment of plans for a new parkade at Kelowna General Hospital could pose a risk to surrounding neighbourhoods, a city councillor says.
A unique election in a troubled time has resulted in the first all-Indo-Canadian board of directors for the BC Fruit Growers Association.
Kelowna hoteliers will be asked this year if they support retention of a three percent room tax to fund tourism promotion activities.
Proponents of a large new suburban development are pushing back against city planners' contention the project would be bad for Kelowna.
The Kelowna Museums Society is honouring “driven, daring and dynamic women who have called the Okanagan home” with a virtual celebration for International Women’s Day on March 8.
The Predator Ridge Resort and Sparkling Hill Resort will be directly connected to the Okanagan Rail Trail via a 1.3-km path that has received $210,000 in government funding.
While still a young girl, Maria Houghton was given an important family role. Her great aunt Thérèse N’Kwala Laurence selected Maria as her family’s historian. A sober child with a good memory, Maria was tutored by her aunt to preserve and recount the stories of her Indigenous ancestors.