Economy stifled by distractions

Outlook still positive despite government and environment uncertainties.

First Nation fashion designer invited to Paris fashion show

A fashion dream is coming true for one B.C. woman

BNA ‘bowls’ into next door

BNA Brewing is expanding into the old Flashbacks building.

B.C. government to outline next steps on Trans Mountain pipeline

Officials to speak on pipeline set to run through Vancouver, Abbotsford, Chilliwack and onto Alberta

New pizzeria franchise at Sopa Square

Maxine DeHart reveals latest business happenings across Central Okanagan.

  • Aug 9th, 2017

Canadian wine is on NAFTA negotiating table

U.S. dispute over Canadian wine sales restrictions on the table at NAFTA talks

High Road: Coffee and chocolate


    New casino opens its doors


      Kelowna tech company crunches the numbers

      Bean Cruncher trying to revolutionize the way accounting is done.

      • Aug 2nd, 2017

      Okanagan bubbly named a top wine in Canada

      Fitzpatrick Family Vineyards Fitz Brut wins National Wine Awards gold medal.

      New WestJet discount airline service not expected until next year

      News of the delay came as WestJet reported it earned $48.4 million in its latest quarter

      DeHart: Not your ordinary gelato shop

      Kelowna hotelier Maxine DeHart talks business in her weekly column

      Kelowna’s innovative juicery open for business

      At the Okanagan Centre for Innovation, fresh juice is just a cold-press away

      Meet Your Farmer: Eastwood Organic Orchards is focused on clean farming

      Lorena and Jim Wood started farming in East Kelowna in 1995. Here’s a little bit of their story.

      DeHart: Baths By Design celebrating

      Kelowna businesswoman Maxine DeHart takes a look at local business happenings

      • Jul 19th, 2017

      DeHart: Seeking Bliss in Kelowna

      Popular Bliss Bakery opens new location on Bernard Avenue.

      • Jul 12th, 2017

      Kelowna tech & RCMP tackle child exploitation

      A tech startup out of Kelowna has joined forced with the RCMP for the Protecting Innocence Hackathon

      New car sales booming

      Thirst for new vehicles still high for Canadian consumers judging by record-setting sales

      Tourists still coming

      Recent Okanagan Lake flooding issues not negatively impacting visitors’ travel plans.

      DeHart: Fitzpatrick Family Vineyard ready to pour

      Kelowna business columnist Maxine DeHart explores the local business scene in her weekly column

      • Jul 5th, 2017

      Gasoline prices to hit 7-year Canada Day lows

      What’s up for Canada Day? For a change, it’s not average gasoline prices.

      DeHart: Chill with cold treats at DQ Airport Centre

      Kelowna business lady extraordinaire Maxine DeHart talks local business in her weekly column

      • Jun 28th, 2017