Year: 2014

Have a smokin’ hot bluesy New Year’s
Sherman 'Tank' Doucette and his Tankful of Blues are joined by Kenny 'Blues Boss' Wayne to welcome in 2015 at the Vernon Jazz Club.

Amanda Morazain / December 28, 2014

Festive gift for shelter
It all started with a crafting project and ended with 10 year-old Kiana Casanova fulfilling over 50 Christmas wishes for the Gateway Shelter

Lisa VanderVelde / December 28, 2014

Rebels turn Christmas double
The Vernon Rebels treated themselves to a Christmas double in North Okanagan Pee Wee Super Hockey League play.

Wire Service / December 28, 2014

Book Talk: Roman holiday
Vernon librarian Peter Critchley takes us back in time with a look at two books from the annals of ancient Rome.

Peter Critchley / December 28, 2014

Enactus receives grants
Enactus Okanagan College has received partnership grants from Enactus Canada

Staff Writer / December 28, 2014

Pick of the crop at Hillview school
An aquaponics system has been set up where fish and plants work together in a symbiotic relationship

Katherine Mortimer / December 28, 2014

MLA welcomes challenge
Age is only a number, and despite turning 65 this year, Eric Foster isn’t anywhere near ready to throw in the political towel

Jennifer Smith / December 28, 2014

Trades promoted
The Southern Interior Construction Association has been awarded a $400,000 contract from the Ministry of Jobs

Staff Writer / December 28, 2014

Lunder targets World Cup circuit
Whether it’s out on a biathlon course, or in everyday life, Vernon’s Emma Lunder doesn’t like to waste time.

Graeme Corbett / December 28, 2014

Zayshley earns scholarship
Vernon secondary school Jacob Zayshley is now studying at the University of St Andrews

Staff Writer / December 28, 2014

Logic challenged
Resident raises questions about a letter regarding marijuana use

Wire Service / December 28, 2014

EVELYN ALMA KURBIS (nee Bitner)Born September 2, 1925, Biggar, Sask.Died December 28,…

Wire Service / December 28, 2014