Life

Stressed for back to school? Find a furry friend

UBC Okanagan assistant professor John-Tyler Binfet says time with an animal can reduce stress

  • Sep 10th, 2017

A community of learners and teachers

Vernon Community School is a place of mindful teaching and learning rooted in social justice

Vernon volunteer needed to head Investors Group Walk for Alzheimer’s

The Vernon walk takes place May 6, 2017 but a volunteer is still needed to chair the annual event

  • Sep 8th, 2017
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Raw Video: Field of Screams
    Teaching the Feldenkrais method in Vernon
      Artist describs cyanotype
        Pirate loppet at Larch Hills

          It starts with prevention

          Vernon high school athletes can practise prevention to avoid injuries

          • Sep 8th, 2017

          Keep canning safety in mind

          When canning up your summer fruit and vegetables, there are a few simple tips to remember

          Liven your step with flatfooting

          The Clog Dance Club of Central & North Okanagan welcomes newcomers to start dancing

          The how, why and when of money

          Vernon economist takes a look at money

          No partner necessary for this traditional dance

          Vernon Scottish Country Dancers invite new dancers to try out this traditional dance

          Piper takes his talent home to Scotland

          Former Armstrong resident Daniel Ferguson and his band shine at World Pipe Band Championships

          • Sep 3rd, 2017

          Here comes Messy Church

          All Saints Anglican Church in Vernon invites all for crafts, games, worship and supper

          Still no cure for Parkinson’s

          Laura Wilson of Vernon shares her story of living with Parkinson’s disease

          Apples are ready for harvesting

          Davison Orchards in Vernon holds its annual Apple Harvest Festival every weekend in September

          • Sep 1st, 2017

          Stork Report

          North Okanagan parents announce the joyful arrival of their new babies

          • Sep 1st, 2017

          Ladies take to the tees at Hillview

          Vernon seniors find Hillview’s shorter but challenging holes suit them to a tee

          All about the humble hashtag

          Hashtags are all over the Internet, from Twitter to Instagram

          • Aug 27th, 2017

          Butter tarts shine at festival

          Lumby brings out its best butter tarts

          • Aug 27th, 2017

          Canning helps keep summer going all year long

          Fruits and veggies of summer can be enjoyed all year, until next season’s bounty appears

          • Aug 27th, 2017

          Carmen Larsen is honoured by Kalamalka Rotary Club

          Vernon physician has a long history of giving back to her community

          • Aug 25th, 2017

          Stork Report

          North Okanagan parents welcome their new family member and share their joy

          • Aug 25th, 2017

          Peaches take the lead

          Local peaches are one of the biggest treats of the summer

          • Aug 23rd, 2017