Kelowna

Motorcycle accident sends man to hospital, closes road

Wednesday, April 14th, 2010 | 4:22 pm

Submitted by Kelowna RCMP

A 48 year old Kelowna man is in hospital with serious injuries following a collision between a Motorcycle and a Motor Vehicle.

The crash happened at 2:30 p.m. at the intersection of Pooley and McCulloch Roads. The driver…

More PIN pad fraud attempts in Central Okanagan

Wednesday, April 14th, 2010 | 4:06 pm

Submitted by Kelowna RCMP

Police are again warning businesses, and the public of more PIN Pad  fraud attempts within the city.

There have been three documented attempts at PIN Pad replacements at local businesses. These occurred within the last week and, fortunately,…

What’s in your garbage? The regional district is about to find out

Wednesday, April 14th, 2010 | 1:58 pm

A team of garbage inspectors will soon be hitting the streets looking inside yard waste and recycling carts checking for contaminants- and tagging carts with contamination to make sure they’re not picked up.

West Kelowna Meets with Provincial Ministers

Wednesday, April 14th, 2010 | 1:53 pm

Mayor Doug Findlater travelled to Victoria Monday to promote the goals of the District of West Kelowna with the provincial government.

Beware of fraudulent emails from banks

Wednesday, April 14th, 2010 | 1:39 pm

Submitted by Kelowna RCMP

Applying the same tactic used in the recent fraudulent Canada Revenue Agency email scam, fraudsters are plying the unsuspecting public with fake Bank emails.

These email “notifications” or “alerts” will appear to be from Major Banking institutions, and…

Man beaten and robbed in Knowles Park

Tuesday, April 13th, 2010 | 4:15 pm

Submitted by Kelowna RCMP

A 24 year old male, of no fixed residence, was bruised and sore after being attacked by two thugs at a park on Bernard St. on April 11th.

The attack occurred at 11:30 p.m. while the victim was…

Another elderly driver, another vehicle crashed into West Kelowna building

Tuesday, April 13th, 2010 | 2:55 pm

Submitted by Kelowna RCMP

An elderly driver mistakenly selected the wrong gear and accidentally bounced her car off the front of a drug store this morning.

The incident happened at 11:10 a.m. when the woman, who was returning from a doctor’s appointment,…

Elderly man uninjured after causing accident; two others hurt

Elderly man uninjured after causing accident; two others hurt

Tuesday, April 13th, 2010 | 1:38 pm

A 17-year-old driver tried to swerve out of the way, went airborne and into the ditch. He and 17-year-old friend were taken to hospital.

No entrance for truck, trailer at West Kelowna Subway

No entrance for truck, trailer at West Kelowna Subway

Tuesday, April 13th, 2010 | 9:53 am

Two weeks after the completion of a significant facelift, a West Kelowna Subway shop is a wreck.

Lawn bowling club scores funding for turf rehab program

Lawn bowling club scores funding for turf rehab program

Monday, April 12th, 2010 | 5:24 pm

Kelowna institution is facing long-term decline in membership.