Jen Zielinski

Children eating at the nursery in India. (EMW)

East Meets West Children’s Foundation to host Diwali dinner in Kelowna

The event returns after a two year hiatus to be held Oct. 29

Children eating at the nursery in India. (EMW)
Wildfire burning near Summerland.

UPDATE: Wildfire west of Summerland being held

The blaze sparked Thursday evening

Wildfire burning near Summerland.
Two fires above Okanagan Mountain Park. (BC Wildfire)
Two fires above Okanagan Mountain Park. (BC Wildfire)
Boat flips on Okanagan Lake. (Instagram)

11 men tossed into Okanagan Lake after pontoon boat flips

The incident happened Saturday afternoon

Boat flips on Okanagan Lake. (Instagram)
Thunderstorms could hit the Okanagan. (Pixabay)

Thunderstorms forecast for B.C. Interior

Environment Canada is forecasting thunderstorms for the Okanagan, Revelstoke and Golden

Thunderstorms could hit the Okanagan. (Pixabay)
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau picks some cherries at the Lutz family farm on Hillborn Street in Summerland.(John Arendt - Summerland Review)

Okanagan migrant farm worker advocates not happy with Trudeau’s tour stops

RAMA pens letter to the PM explaining he should have visited migrant farm workers

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau picks some cherries at the Lutz family farm on Hillborn Street in Summerland.(John Arendt - Summerland Review)
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau picks some cherries at the Lutz family farm on Hillborn Street in Summerland. In the background is orchardist Derek Lutz. (John Arendt - Summerland Review)

Beer, pizza, fruit: PM Trudeau does the Okanagan

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau stopped in the Okanagan for the day

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau picks some cherries at the Lutz family farm on Hillborn Street in Summerland. In the background is orchardist Derek Lutz. (John Arendt - Summerland Review)
Fires near Highway 8. (BC Wildfire)

4 wildfires spark near Merritt

Four small wildfires have sparked southwest of Highway 8

Fires near Highway 8. (BC Wildfire)
Police at home on Garroway Place, June 27. (Gary Barnes/ Capital News)

B.C.’s police watchdog investigating possible Peachland murder-suicide

The incident unfolded Monday night on Garroway Place

Police at home on Garroway Place, June 27. (Gary Barnes/ Capital News)
(Roxanne MacIntosh/ Kelowna Capital News)

Man reported to have a gun causes large police response in Kelowna

The incident unfolded about 10 a.m. Tuesday

(Roxanne MacIntosh/ Kelowna Capital News)
The RCMP Underwater Recovery Team prepare to launch from the Peachland Yacht Club. (Photo/Gary Barnes)

Body of missing Calgary man found in Okanagan Lake

Oluwaseun Samson Adedeji found 1.5 kilometres from where he went missing

The RCMP Underwater Recovery Team prepare to launch from the Peachland Yacht Club. (Photo/Gary Barnes)
Emergency crews out on Okanagan Lake. (Image: Dave Ogilvie)

Man rescued from Okanagan Lake after wind flips boat

Strong winds flipped an inflatable zodiac Wednesday afternoon

Emergency crews out on Okanagan Lake. (Image: Dave Ogilvie)
Historic levels

Shuswap Lake to peak in coming days

Shuswap Lake predicted to approach 2018 high-water levels

Historic levels
Bear plays with wine bottle outside West Kelowna home. (Image: Teisha Saunders)

Bear cub searches for snacks at West Kelowna home

The bear spent Monday afternoon in a Glenrosa backyard

Bear plays with wine bottle outside West Kelowna home. (Image: Teisha Saunders)
RCMP surround black SUV in Kelowna.

UPDATE: SUV rams past RCMP in downtown Kelowna

The incident unfolded about 2:30 a.m. June 6

RCMP surround black SUV in Kelowna.
(Black Press Media file photo)

Body found after altercation with vehicle, North Okanagan RCMP investigate

One man is in custody although it’s unclear of his involvement in the death

(Black Press Media file photo)
Neighbours on Fuller Avenue look at bee swarm.

Bees swarm home in downtown Kelowna

Bees took over the front yard of a house on Fuller Avenue

Neighbours on Fuller Avenue look at bee swarm.
Penticton resident Barbra Jensen signed copies of her new book, Alzheimer’s Wife, on Tuesday, May 24, at Athens Creek. (Logan Lockhart- Western News)

Penticton senior shares story of grief and understanding in new book

Alzheimer’s Wife was published in March

Penticton resident Barbra Jensen signed copies of her new book, Alzheimer’s Wife, on Tuesday, May 24, at Athens Creek. (Logan Lockhart- Western News)
(Phil McLachlan/Capital News/Stock)

Oliver man robs Kamloops gas station, uses toddler as shield

The Oliver man allegedly used the child as a shield against police

(Phil McLachlan/Capital News/Stock)
The Blue Gator Bar and alley.

Man arrested downtown Kelowna with taser made to look like gun

The incident unfolded Wednesday afternoon

The Blue Gator Bar and alley.