Two people stand on a beach looking at glowing orange smoke across a lake.

“Like a science-fiction movie”: The story of one couple’s evacuation from Kelowna

Bonnie Sherwin and her husband, Don, fled their home of 30 years as fires approached. They don’t know when they’ll go back.
The Grants get to gaze at B.C.’s breathtaking Okanagan Lake on their daily neighbourhood walks. (Photography by Melissa Renwick)

The Move: Why this family left Toronto for Kelowna

The Grants considered a move to Ontario’s cottage country before settling on a five-bedroom in British Columbia
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"We can not overlook those left in its wake."

Letters to the editor, April 1, 2022: Readers weigh in on a Kelowna development war, the shadow of COVID-19, and impoverished seniors in Vancouver’s Chinatown
Photo of Norm Kenney for Obit. Sue Doucet

Norman James Kenney, 1951-2016

A wild child, he left school in Grade 6. He worked with Stampede Wrestling (‘Mr. X’ in the ring), and later as a bus driver.
Kelowna Law Courts

Lawyer who swore at RCMP officer suspended for 30 days

Saying "F--k you" to a Mountie in a fit of anger triggers a memorable legal ruling about vulgar language in modern society

10 places where UFOs are most often spotted

What’s that strange light in the sky over Kelowna?
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‘The whole landscape has changed’

Lessons from its fiery past saved Kelowna from a raging inferno
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Week in Pictures: July 15th – July 22th, 2009

The best pictures from the last seven days