Vernon News Staff

A tribute to female rock icons

They’re some of the most influential icons in rock n’ roll, creating the genre’s timeless tunes

Bursary winners announced

Four students receive bursaries from Vernon and District Performing Arts Centre Society

Exhibition discusses cannabis

A new cannabis exhibition is sparking legalization discussions at a local gallery

A one-man flurry

His first edition saw success with Vernon audiences, and now he’s back for more

Importance of child’s vision health stressed

Children’s vision is among the lowest health priorities for B.C. parents

Reigniting a classic

It’s one of the oldest French fairy tales that’s still known in our modern world, but with a twist

Popular radio show hits stage

They’ve left their mark on CBC Radio, but now it’s time for them to leave their mark on the stage

Healthy eating a priority in schools

Canada Safety Council says a child’s development, engagement and energy levels are impacted by diet

Tenor announces season

Sweet, tenor vocals fill the air, telling beautifully spun stories of our favourite holidays

Raw, acrobatic language on stage

It was partly created during a residency in Vernon, and now it’s coming back to Vernon

Songs of hope and unity

Music is about sharing a passion of art and spreading a message

Ukrainian dancers receive donation

Training just ramped up for one of Vernon’s Ukrainian dance groups

MetalFest submissions open

West Metal Entertainment gearing up for 10th edition of Armstrong MetalFest

Project connects youth with elder artists

Kelowna art project puts focus on influential Okanagan artists, including Vernon’s own Allan Brooks

Gallery announces October exhibits

The Armstrong Spallumcheen Museum and Art Gallery is gearing up for another month of exhibitions

Talk covers wild fire causes and benefits

Science in Society Speaker Series is sparking a new season

Vaping practices implemented

School District 22 moves forward with new procedures to handle vaping and e-cigarettes

Contenders back for more

The Contenders’ Gary Fjellgaard’s awaits induction into the B.C. Entertainment Hall of Fame

Closing off the Cateani summer series

The Caetani Centre Summer Music Series hosts their final summer music series event Sept. 24

O’Keefe Ranch seeks volunteers

Ranch’s major fundraiser Field of Screams is ready to haunt the ranch, but help is needed