Brieanna Charlebois

Vernon women’s empowerment conference supports victims of sex-trafficking in Nepal

The Woman of Worth Conference takes place Saturday, April 6 at Sparkling Hills Resort.

Government funds affordable housing in Vernon

38-family Vernon Native Housing Society project breaks ground

Search crews warn snowmobilers not to do ‘something stupid’ Family Day weekend

Lack of preparation and ‘poor-decision making’ contribute to the high number of rescue calls

Coldstream business offers Pet First Aid course

Crate Escape Dog Adventures is hosting the 10-hour Walks ‘N’ Wags Pet First Aid Sunday, Feb. 24 in Vernon.

Vernon city council approves needle-clean up program

The Folks on Spokes project will include a community “hot line” and a daily clean-up of used needle “hot spots” throughout the city.

Valentine’s Day fundraiser for MMIW drone search team cancelled

The event was set to take place Thursday but was cancelled Monday due to an organizational “miscommunication”.

Vernon students protest, call for climate action

Earth Strike Vernon protested on courthouse steps Saturday afternoon.

Vernon students celebrate the Chinese New Year

Beairsto Elementary grade three students rang in the Year of the Pig with a Dragon Parade through school.

Broomball tournament kicks off in Vernon

The Winter Carnival event is held at the Green Hotel complex parking lot.

Australian dog and owner duo travels North America

“I just wanted to show people that having a pet isn’t a barrier to going off and living life.”

Herb medicine making workshop offered in Vernon

The classes will take place at Flower of Life Integrative Health in Vernon.

Cat Cafe comes to Vernon

Flower of Life Integrative Health will be hosting the event on the last Thursday of every month.

Annual Vernon Winter Carnival Parade

The parade took place Saturday and marked the third day of carnival festivities.

Vernon celebrates the 28th annual Air Balloon Fiesta

Weather permitting, balloons will be flown throughout the weekend.

Several cougar and coyote sightings around Vernon, Conservation Officer responds

“We ask that people take it upon themselves to secure their pets and their livestock so that we can minimize the conflict with these animals.”

Vernon Ukrainian New Year’s fundraiser a success

The $1,500 raised at the event was donated to the John Rudy Health Resource Centre.

Vernon local launches military motorcycle business

James Leigh hopes to officially launch DMZ motorcycles later this year, actor Edward Norton expresses interest.

Valentine’s Day fundraiser for MMIW drone search team

Doors will open at 4:30 p.m. on Feb. 14. at the Splatsin Community Centre in Enderby.

UPDATE: Vernon crash injuries not ‘serious harm,’ investigators drop jurisdiction

The incident unfolded in Vernon in the early morning hours of Jan. 25

Enderby engraving day Saturday

It will take place at the Splatsin Community Center from 10a.m.- 2p.m.