Year: 2011

Search begins for singing talent
Young singers can enter province-wide talent contest, held by Variety –– the Children's Charity, now to Jan. 15.

Wire Service / December 28, 2011

Wendy taking part in Dreamlift
Wendy Thomas, who inspired the name of Wendy’s Restaurants, will take part in the annual Wendy’s Dreamlift Day in the Okanagan Jan. 25.

Richard Rolke / December 28, 2011

Schools monitor students’ success
Improving students’ reading skills and increasing graduation rates for aboriginal students are two key goals for the Vernon School District.

Katherine Mortimer / December 28, 2011

Good health
The best things in life are not material things but good health and good friends.

Wire Service / December 28, 2011

Water rates
I read, with much interest, the article in your newspaper whereby Gyula Kiss has described how he believes water rates should be calculated.

Wire Service / December 28, 2011

John Breitkreutz
John Edward Breitkreutzwas born on February 1st, 1918 in Golden Spike, Alberta…

Wire Service / December 28, 2011

Kajetan Fischer
Kajetan Fischerwas born on September 10th, 1925 in Weng, Austria and passed…

Wire Service / December 28, 2011

PATRICIA HORNELL
Patricia (Pat) June HornellWe regret to inform the passing ofPatricia (Pat) June…

Wire Service / December 28, 2011

Pet owners
Driving home recently on Silver Star Road, a lot of cars almost hit a beautiful young golden retriever dog.

Wire Service / December 28, 2011

Miller flying back into top form
Erin Miller, a former Vernon Kokanee Swim Club member, is back in top form after suffering a potentially career-ending shoulder injury.

Graeme Corbett / December 28, 2011

Jones runs to honour
A former Vernon resident has received one of the highest honours in B.C.’s legal profession.

Staff Writer / December 28, 2011