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Popular hairstylist latest victim in Naramata murders

A well-liked hairstylist has been identified as victim of a homicide earlier this week in Naramata, but it’s still unclear how her death is… Read more


Kelowna mayor favors drug decriminalization but with conditions

Seven B.C. cities have endorsed Vancouver's suggestion to decriminalize small amounts of illegal drugs. Read more


Gravel pit area eyed for West Kelowna homeless shelter

Homeless people in West Kelowna could be housed in the middle of a gravel pit. Read more


Local Sports


BCHL eager for normal schedule to celebrate 60 years

After wrapping up a 20-game pod season that was the best it could manage during the pandemic, the BCHL is planning for a more normal 2021-2… Read more


KSC turns virtual event into real hardware

Sophie Sanderson was ready for her closeup. Read more


No one in Canada has an indoor pickleball complex like Vernon’s

Vernon is now home to one of Canada’s largest covered dedicated pickleball complexes. Read more

Local Business


An Italian wine tasting over the Internet

It was like a little trip to Italy in the midst of a pandemic. Read more


West Kelowna has found its ‘Niche’

“It’s a small place to make interesting, small-batch wines,” says winemaker and co-owner James Schlosser. Read more

Kelowna company trying to take online meetings to next level

A Kelowna company’s online meeting technology received a good response at this week’s Federation of Northern Ontario Municipalities virtual… Read more



LETTERS: Hate is hate, regardless

Dear Editor: What happened in London, Ont., breaks my heart. It is particularly disheartening since it appears that the perpetrator, Nathan… Read more


Look close to London driver for motive clues

Last Sunday evening, a young man who doesn’t deserve to have a name aimed his black pickup at a family taking their evening walk along a si… Read more


Canada’s shameful treatment of Indigenous Peoples

The discovery of the remains of more than 200 children buried in unmarked graves at the site of the now-closed residential school for Indig… Read more



Christie's sale highlights L'Wren Scott creations for Jagger

Designing concert clothes for a rock star is not a simple task, especially if that rock star is as specific as Mick Jagger about the messag… Read more

AP source: J&J doses to be released, but many will be tossed

U.S. regulators are allowing for the release of 10 million doses of Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccine from a troubled Baltimore fact… Read more


Message in a jacket: Jill Biden offers 'love' during UK trip

CARBIS BAY, England (AP) — Jill Biden is sending a sartorial message of “love” as she accompanies her husband President Joe Biden overseas. Read more


Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

WASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows: Read more


Queen Elizabeth honors key women in UK's rapid vaccine drive

LONDON (AP) — Queen Elizabeth II has used her birthday honors list to celebrate those at the forefront of the U.K.'s rapid rollout of COVID… Read more


'The Night Watchman,' Malcolm X biography win arts Pulitzers

NEW YORK (AP) — Stories of race, racism and colonialism in the U.S. swept the Pulitzer Prizes for the arts, from Louise Erdrich's novel “Th… Read more

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