Okanagan Spirits hauls in the medals

Vernon distillery receives top honours for Laird of Fintry single malt

  • 3h ago


Massive blaze at Elite Forest Products mill in Malakwa


Swans on display




Interview with a Black Widow Rope Spinner



Proposed logging prompts call for moratorium

Protest being driven by memories of the landslides Swansea Point experienced in 1997 and 2012.


Budget 2017: Liberals try to ease anxiety and get Canada ready for the future

Finance Minister Bill Morneau delivered a federal budget Wednesday that aims to get Canadians ready for a changing world.

  • updated 6h ago



Midget Vipers shut out Peninsula

Vernon Home Building Centre Vipers are a win away from being in the B.C. Midget Tier 2 hockey final

  • updated 4h ago


Smokies staying alive

The Trail Smoke Eaters iced the Vernon Vipers 5-2 in BCHL playoff action Tuesday night at Cominco Arena.

  • updated 6h ago



Leave the babies alone

The public is being reminded to not touch baby owls and raptors they find in the wild

  • 6h ago


Community champions named

Eleven individuals have been nominated as multicultural community champions through the Social Planning Council.

  • 10h ago



Vernon band named Top 25 finalist in CBC’s Searchlight contest

Vernon’s //AMISTAD// keeps moving up thanks to #localpower


True Okanagan big band fills Vernon Jazz Club

Transport back to the swing era with the pleasing sounds of the Okanagan Valley Big Band

  • 14h ago



Vernon welcomes A Circle of Men

Men’s group is new to Vernon and provides a place for men to share concerns while receiving support

  • 7h ago


Kichen Wit and Wisdom: Baking from the larder

Recipes to use up all of those left-over Christmas ingredients

  • 7h ago



EDITORIAL: Council break raises concerns

Regular Spallumcheen council meetings scheduled for Monday and for April 3 have been cancelled.

  • 15h ago


BEYOND THE HEADLINES: A break from the past

City of Vernon’s potential privitization of fire dispatch a shift from former policies