Addiction prevention highlighted in panel

The panel and resource fair runs at the Vernon Recretion Centre auditorium Nov. 23

Central Okanagan needs to develop shared vision when it involves mental health

A Lake Country resident presented her project about mental health and substance use

Curtis Sagmoen to appear in Vernon court

The man associated with an Silver Creek farm where human remains were found last month is set to appear in court

Vital Link
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      Ukraine Bakery
        Housing announcement

          Kids, the great outdoors and technology

          UBCO study says send your kids outside but let them take their electronic devices

          Cougar judged risk to public shot and killed in Clearwater

          Animal was seen prowling through a subdivision, had killed a house cat

          B.C. snow plow operator helps save elderly man

          The 73-year-old man had fallen at his isolated home, and finally was able to call for help

          Wildlife group challenges B.C.’s interpretation of law on destroying bears

          Fur-Bearers are challenging a conservation officer’s decision to kill a bear cub near Dawson Creek

          Alleged assault of officer lands man in jail

          Vernon man facing numerous charges

          • Nov 22nd, 2017

          Port Renfrew’s Tall Tree Festival cancelled

          One of Vancouver Island’s major music festivals hopes to come back for 2019

          B.C. groups to address child sex abuse in sports

          viaSport is organizing a full day of education in association with Canadian Centre for Child Protection and the Coaching Association of Canada.

          UPDATE: Driver dies when truck plunges off logging road near Caycuse

          Fatal incident near Caycuse claims life of man in his 60s

          BC Hydro issues storm safety tips

          Bulletin indicates “electrical contact incidents resulting in serious injury are on the rise.”

          BC Conservatives call for ICBC reform

          Leader Scott Anderson of Vernon calls ICBC ‘national embarrassment

          • Nov 21st, 2017

          Accused in violent Kamloops burglary charged with attempted murder

          Accused in violent Kamloops burglary, home invasion charged with attempted murder; victim remains in hospital

          • Nov 22nd, 2017

          B.C. teacher punished after sharing inappropriate personal details with students

          Nicole Monique Vieira has agreed to take a course on respecting professional boundaries

          Opioid prescriptions up across Canada: report

          The report shows the number of opioid prescriptions rose by almost seven per cent, while daily doses on average dropped

          Health Canada hints at government’s plans for legal pot

          Health warnings, plain covers for pot packs under proposed regulations

          Russian meddling has implications for Canada

          Kosovo president Hashim Thaci warns that Russian meddling has implications for Canada

          Washington governor tells BC don’t be ‘daunted’ by Trump

          “I want to assure this assembly that no matter who is in the White House, it won’t affect Washington state’s relationship with Canada or British Columbia.”

          Making the case for and against a $15 per hour minimum wage in B.C.

          Fair Wages Commission hears both sides during a stop in Kelowna