Triple tragedy averted on Sugar Lake

!Cherryville resident Cliff Melbrew’s swift actions with his boat are to thank for rescuing a trio whose boat capsized  on Sugar Lake over the Victoria Day long weekend. Jules Durette (top) and Garth Karoaka were also on scene to assist in the rescue operation. - Submitted Photo
  • updated May 22, 2015 at 1:47 PM

Cherryville residents rescue Lumby trio from frigid waters of Sugar Lake after their boat capsized over the Victoria Day long weekend

Entertainment

In Theatres: George Clooney, Britt Robertson star in B.C.-shot 'Tomorrowland'

  • posted May 22, 2015 at 2:00 PM

Disney's Tomorrowland was filmed in the Enderby area, Vancouver, and Surrey. Also in theatres: Poltergeist and Welcome To Me

News

Vernon man dies after falling into Okanagan Lake

  • updated May 22, 2015 at 1:02 PM

David Jones, 82, fell from a ladder at the Vernon Yacht Club Thursday morning

Community

Vernon Subway raises funds for Nepal earthquake relief

  • posted May 22, 2015 at 7:00 AM

When area residents donate to the Red Cross, the Vernon Subway will match donations up to $10,000.

News

Seniors’ advocate calls for housing reforms

  • posted May 21, 2015 at 4:00 PM

There is room in assisted living but rules and low-income supports need improvement, Isobel Mackenzie says

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