Jennifer Smith

Lumby blaze doused

Civillians keep wildfire at bay until firefighters got there

Fire ban sticks for some

RDNO residents can roast marshmallows, but no one else in the region can

Kidney Walk makes strides

Residents make steps against kidney disease

Addictions top of mind at UBCM

Vernon mayor and council meet with minister over mental health and addictions

Abandoned campfire sparks upset

Less than a day after fire ban lifted, fully-burning blaze found unattended in Lake Country

House cat escaped cougar attack

Report of a small cougar in Armstrong attacking a domestic cat

Program opens new chapter for kids

Volunteers needed to help boots childrens’ literacy

Vernon on hook for RCMP back pay

$332,000 owed following federal approved pay hikes

Environmental concerns shore up

Shoreline disturbance on Okanagan lakes causing concern

Curfew put on campfires

Vernon looking at banning campfires past 11 p.m. to respect neighbours

Hounds hit the track

Whippet Club of B.C.’s fall lure field trials get underway in Lavington this weekend

Growth in pot shop numbers sparks concern

Concern over shops which are operating without a business license that allows them to sell marijuana

RespectFest underway

Neighbours of all ages, races and backgrounds are uniting to honour diversity and celebrate multiculturalism this week.

Park going to the dogs

Polson Park being opened up to man’s best friend

Vernon ‘neuters’ camping bylaw

Enforcement eased, to allow homeless a chance to set up camp in the daylight.

Building booming

With four months to go, building stats already above 2016 numbers

Game break

BC 55+ Games players and volunteers treated to a downtown social

Delays on Alexis Park Drive

Two-vehicle accident causes Thursday afternoon delays

Okanagan resident wins free gas for a year

Allan Luelo wins Canada-wide Petro-Canada contest

Rail trail drives tourism

More and more bed and breakfasts popping up in Coldstream