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Vernon business successes highlighted

The first ten recipients in the Greater Vernon Chamber of Commerce’s Top 20 under 40 announced

Travel Penticton pushing for unified voice in TOTA

Thom Tischik hopes the regional group can combat tourism woes from wildfires with a unified message

UBCO researcher creates diabetes diet

Partnership between university and the Kelowna YMCA sets-up university laboratory

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      Ukraine Bakery
        Housing announcement

          Vernon School District proactive in drug prevention

          The Vernon School District is taking a proactive approach to battling the opioid crisis

          Operation seeks ALR exclusion

          Company makes application to exclude two Spallumcheen lots from Agricultural Land Reserve

          West Kelowna’s Paradise Estates part of VGH Millionaire Lottery

          Situated on a beautiful parcel of land on Okanagan Lake, Paradise Estates is just that, paradise

          Remembrance Day parking limited

          Vernon residents reminded to arrive early or car pool to Vernon’s Kal Tire Place

          • Nov 8th, 2017

          Joy-riders hitting local school fields

          Two different fields in Lake Country and one in Vernon have been damaged due to vehicles

          RCMP seeking witness to shooting incident

          Penticton RCMP say no one was hurt when shots were fired Monday at a social housing complex

          Snow sparks fires

          North Okanagan firefighters dealing with several incidents of trees catching fire on power lines

          Youth arrested after alleged Snapchat threats at Vernon school

          Threat to Vernon Secondary School received by student from Snapchat message; no risk to community

          • Nov 9th, 2017

          Making air travel more friendly for kids with autism

          Kelowna airport to host special tour to familiar those with autism about using YLW

          Kelowna-based airline thank those who serve with a discount

          Flair Airlines thanking military personnel, veterans and RCMP with 10 percent flight discount

          One veteran’s quest to honour another

          Missing information on Kelowna-area cenotaph finally included on memorial

          High altitude skating comes to Kelowna

          Indoor, synthetic ice-rink to be set up on the 16th floor of a city high rise

          South Okanagan-Similkameen property crime increases

          RCMP superintendent says rise in property crime is a provincial trend

          Slain Kelowna woman to be celebrated tonight

          Community asked to “celebrate Russia’s life as well as her unborn child”

          Snow affecting flights at YLW

          There have already been 15 cancelled flights and many delays, and more are expected

          UBCO pauses for a moment of remembrance

          Large crowd braves heavy snow to pay their respects