City of West Kelowna

(Photo - Dave Ogilvie)
(Photo - Dave Ogilvie)
McAlpine.

Man wanted in West Kelowna violent assault arrested

Dayton Lloyd McAlpine was arrested in West Kelowna on Feb. 1

McAlpine.
7 a.m. Feb 2, large metal pipes in southbound and northbound lanes of Hwy 97(Gary Barnes/Kelowna Capital News)

UPDATE: Highway 97 open following crash near West Kelowna

Expect lengthy delays both directions on Highway 97, West Kelowna

7 a.m. Feb 2, large metal pipes in southbound and northbound lanes of Hwy 97(Gary Barnes/Kelowna Capital News)
The Regional District of Central Okanagan received $50,000 to complete its asset management plan for the Westside Regional Wastewater Treatment Plant. (RDCO image)

Grant received for Westside wastewater treatment plant assessment plan

The Regional District of Central Okanagan received $50,000 for the project

The Regional District of Central Okanagan received $50,000 to complete its asset management plan for the Westside Regional Wastewater Treatment Plant. (RDCO image)
Apartment in West Kelowna where RCMP were seen on Wednesday. (Jacqueline Gelineau/ Capital News)

4 arrested, guns seized after RCMP swarm West Kelowna residence

A resident heard a loud bang followed by smoke outside his apartment

Apartment in West Kelowna where RCMP were seen on Wednesday. (Jacqueline Gelineau/ Capital News)
The fire started on the deck before spreading to the home (West Kelowna Fire Rescue/ Contributed)

Fire destroys mobile home in Westbank First Nation

West Kelowna Fire Rescue was first on the scene, just after midnight

The fire started on the deck before spreading to the home (West Kelowna Fire Rescue/ Contributed)
Ben Stewart is calling out for constructive dialogue between businesses and Interior Health ( John Lehmann)

Kelowna-West MLA calls for gym closures to be reversed immediately

Ben Stewart has written a letter to Minister Dix and Dr. Bonnie Henry

Ben Stewart is calling out for constructive dialogue between businesses and Interior Health ( John Lehmann)
Crash headed into Peachland on Highway 97. (Dave Ogilvie)

Snowplow hits vehicle on Highway 97 heading into Peachland

Traffic is slow going southbound on Highway 97

Crash headed into Peachland on Highway 97. (Dave Ogilvie)
Signs say 'Mental Health Matters,' 'Gyms are Essential,' and '#FreeBC' (Iron Energy Gym Instagram)

West Kelowna Gym disobeyed public health orders, not granted 2022 business license

Iron Energy Gym has remained open despite a PHO ban on indoor gatherings

Signs say 'Mental Health Matters,' 'Gyms are Essential,' and '#FreeBC' (Iron Energy Gym Instagram)
Dayton Lloyd McAlpine and a photo of a vehicle he could be driving. (RCMP)

West Kelowna man wanted in connection with violent assault

RCMP is searching for Dayton Lloyd McAlpine and there is a warrant for his arrest

Dayton Lloyd McAlpine and a photo of a vehicle he could be driving. (RCMP)
West Kelowna RCMP responded to a woman waving a knife in a hotel lobby on Wednesday morning (Dec. 29) (Black Press Media file)

RCMP respond to woman waving knife in West Kelowna hotel lobby

Officers say the incident was brought to a peaceful solution

West Kelowna RCMP responded to a woman waving a knife in a hotel lobby on Wednesday morning (Dec. 29) (Black Press Media file)
Fire at a home on Menu Road (WKFR)

UPDATE: West Kelowna fire crews battle stubborn house blaze at -25 C

A fire was reported on Menu Road, Sunday about 9 p.m.

Fire at a home on Menu Road (WKFR)
Still from ‘This As Not a Ceremony’ (National Film Board of Canada)

Westbank First Nation-based filmmaker showcased at Sundance Film Festival

Ahnahktsipiitaa (Colin Van Loon) captivates audiences with a 360 degree Virtual Reality experience

Still from ‘This As Not a Ceremony’ (National Film Board of Canada)
West Kelowna weightlifter Mike Bencsik holds an enormous amount of weight overhead during competition. (Submitted photo)

West Kelowna weightlifter prepares to compete in World Championships

32-year-old Mike Bencsik is heading to Tashkent, Uzbekistan on Dec. 10

West Kelowna weightlifter Mike Bencsik holds an enormous amount of weight overhead during competition. (Submitted photo)
The area where the alleged assault took place. (Google Maps)

Man arrested after allegedly assaulting woman on West Kelowna sidewalk

The incident reportedly took place Thursday afternoon

The area where the alleged assault took place. (Google Maps)
(Contributed)

Search continues for missing West Kelowna man

James Wood has been missing since Monday, Nov. 8

(Contributed)
Overcrowded enrolment at Mount Boucherie Senior Secondary School in West Kelowna is pressing the need for a new secondary school to be built on the Westside, as outlined in the school district’s updated Long Term Facilities Plan. (Barry Gerding/Black Press Media)

Plans for new secondary school in West Kelowna approved by province

The new secondary school aims to solve capacity issues at Mount Boucherie Secondary School

Overcrowded enrolment at Mount Boucherie Senior Secondary School in West Kelowna is pressing the need for a new secondary school to be built on the Westside, as outlined in the school district’s updated Long Term Facilities Plan. (Barry Gerding/Black Press Media)
Bears are still active in West Kelowna. (Black Press Media file)

Food-conditioned bears still active in Okanagan neighbourhoods: WildsafeBC

Bears typically start to slow down and move back to natural areas during this time

Bears are still active in West Kelowna. (Black Press Media file)
City of West Kelowna. (Phil McLachlan/Black Press Media file)

COVID-19 vaccination required for City of West Kelowna employees

The move follows vaccine mandates in neighbouring cities

City of West Kelowna. (Phil McLachlan/Black Press Media file)
A picture of a garage on fire at 2210 Horizon Drive in West Kelowna. (Photo: Dave Oglivie)

Home owner suffers burns in non-suspicious West Kelowna garage fire

Smoke from the fire could be seen from downtown Kelowna

A picture of a garage on fire at 2210 Horizon Drive in West Kelowna. (Photo: Dave Oglivie)