Kelowna News Staff

Are you Canada’s next Masterchef?

Are you Canada’s next Masterchef?

Home cooks looking to follow their cuisine dreams can apply now.

Are you Canada’s next Masterchef?
Are you Canada’s next Masterchef?

Are you Canada’s next Masterchef?

Home cooks looking to follow their cuisine dreams can apply now.

Are you Canada’s next Masterchef?
Holli-Anne Passmore a PhD candidate in psychology at UBC’s Okanagan campus Photo:contributed

UBC study focuses on reducing the fear of being too happy

The study proves people are able to control their own happiness

Holli-Anne Passmore a PhD candidate in psychology at UBC’s Okanagan campus Photo:contributed
Eat like a pirate on Aug. 15

Eat like a pirate on Aug. 15

White Spot’s annual Pirate Pak Day charity fundraiser returns for a ninth straight year

Eat like a pirate on Aug. 15
Update: Highway 5 closed in northbound lane near Merritt

Update: Highway 5 closed in northbound lane near Merritt

The vehicle incident took place Aug. 2

Update: Highway 5 closed in northbound lane near Merritt
Surrey man charged in West Kelowna murder of woman

Surrey man charged in West Kelowna murder of woman

Tejwant Danjou’s case to Aug. 2 and a bail hearing will be set in the near future.

Surrey man charged in West Kelowna murder of woman
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VIDEO: SUV bursts into flames in B.C. mall parking lot

No one was injured during the incident in Kelowna, but an adjacent car was also scorched

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Ping-pong balls of fire dropped to merge two B.C. wildfires

Ping-pong balls of fire dropped to merge two B.C. wildfires

The merger is considered successful by BC Wildfire Services

Ping-pong balls of fire dropped to merge two B.C. wildfires
Permanent lung damage caused by chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) starts much earlier than previously thought, even before patients are showing symptoms, according to a new study published in The Lancet Respiratory Medicine. Credit: UBC submitted

UBC ‘breakthrough discovery’ will change treatment for COPD patients

By 2020, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is expected to be the third leading cause of death worldwide.

Permanent lung damage caused by chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) starts much earlier than previously thought, even before patients are showing symptoms, according to a new study published in The Lancet Respiratory Medicine. Credit: UBC submitted
B.C. business suits up Nicolas Cage

B.C. business suits up Nicolas Cage

Nicolas Cage made a surprise appearance at a local business

B.C. business suits up Nicolas Cage
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Interior and Northern Health Authorities have highest suicide rates in B.C.

The Coroners Service released a report June 12 classifying suicide deaths

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Snow predicted for B.C. Highway

Kelowna - Environment Canada has issued a weather warning for snow on the Okanagan Connector

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Psychedelic drug use associated with reduced partner violence in men, says study

Psychedelic drug use associated with reduced partner violence in men, says study

A new study published by Kelowna researchers tested 1,266 people

Psychedelic drug use associated with reduced partner violence in men, says study
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Body of missing B.C. man found in Kelowna

Jordan Mooney was last seen May 27 leaving his home

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David Stacey, from Coldstream, was honoured in Kelowna at the Laurel Packinghouse Thursday night for his blood donations. - Credit: Matthew Abrey

B.C. man honoured for rolling up his sleeve for 150 blood donations

The first time David Stacey walked into a clinic, his blood started pumping

David Stacey, from Coldstream, was honoured in Kelowna at the Laurel Packinghouse Thursday night for his blood donations. - Credit: Matthew Abrey
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B.C. tech giant to be the next dragon on Dragons’ Den

Kelowna’s Lane Merrifield is the new dragon on CBC’s Dragons’ Den

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Plane makes a surprise landing on the Coquihalla

Plane makes a surprise landing on the Coquihalla

Social media was alive Sunday night with pictures from Coquihalla commuters.

Plane makes a surprise landing on the Coquihalla
Heavy snowfall on southern Interior mountain passes

Heavy snowfall on southern Interior mountain passes

It’s been a very wintry spring on mountain passes, warnings persist and a lane closure is in effect.

Heavy snowfall on southern Interior mountain passes
UPDATE: Special weather statement for most B.C. highways lifted

UPDATE: Special weather statement for most B.C. highways lifted

Kootenay highways getting some heavy snowfall

UPDATE: Special weather statement for most B.C. highways lifted
A Kelowna home was razed by a fire that burned throughout the night. (IMAGE CREDIT: KATHY MICHAELS)

Woman dies after running back in to Kelowna house fire

A fire on Springfield Road has left one woman dead. Two children and a man escaped the blaze.

A Kelowna home was razed by a fire that burned throughout the night. (IMAGE CREDIT: KATHY MICHAELS)