Graeme Corbett

Vernon's Nathan Champness races towards the finish line of the Pushor Mitchell Apple Triathlon Sunday in Kelowna.

Champness up for Penticton Challenge

Vernon's Nathan Champness caps amateur career with Kelowna Apple Triathlon win.

Vernon's Nathan Champness races towards the finish line of the Pushor Mitchell Apple Triathlon Sunday in Kelowna.
Defencemen Jason Bird (left) and Ryan Renz battle for the puck in the Vernon Vipers’ Blue vs White intra-squad game Wednesday afternoon at Kal Tire Place.

Vernon Vipers size up roster

Vernon Vipers beef up roster for coming B.C. Hockey League season.

Defencemen Jason Bird (left) and Ryan Renz battle for the puck in the Vernon Vipers’ Blue vs White intra-squad game Wednesday afternoon at Kal Tire Place.
Dexter Dancs (left) and Bryce Eviston battle for a loose puck in the Vernon Vipers' Blue vs White intra-squad game Monday afternoon at Kal Tire Place.

Vernon Viper camp ramps up

Vernon Vipers jumpstart main camp as they prepare for B.C. Hockey League season.

Dexter Dancs (left) and Bryce Eviston battle for a loose puck in the Vernon Vipers' Blue vs White intra-squad game Monday afternoon at Kal Tire Place.
Brandon Richter draws the attention of surrounding boaters as he gets some serious airtime while piloting a Hydroboard on Kalamalka Lake.

Hydroboard soars onto market

Hydroboard launch set to revitalize and revolutionize water sports industry.

Brandon Richter draws the attention of surrounding boaters as he gets some serious airtime while piloting a Hydroboard on Kalamalka Lake.

Vernon Vipers launch main camp

Vernon Vipers hit the ice Monday as they gear up for B.C. Hockey League season.

AT RANDOM: Paper boy blues

Graeme Corbett reflects on delivering the newspaper as a youth

Former Vernon Vipers' head coach Mark Ferner has signed as an associate coach with the WHL Kamloops Blazers

Mark Ferner eager to rejoin coaching fraternity

Mark Ferner returns to Kamloops Blazers as associate coach.

Former Vernon Vipers' head coach Mark Ferner has signed as an associate coach with the WHL Kamloops Blazers
Cliff and Claire Shore

Pragmatic approach to antiques

Claire Shore takes a very pragmatic approach when it comes to the inventory in her new antique store in Armstrong.

Cliff and Claire Shore
Todd Miller

Miller signs off from Vernon Viper airwaves

Todd Miller steps back as Vernon Vipers' radio announcer after calling more than 1,000 B.C. Hockey League games.

Todd Miller
Brad Duggan (left)

Rogers Foods expands eastward

Rogers Foods introduces new packaging to aid in its expansion to eastern province markets.

Brad Duggan (left)
Kristy Fugel (left) and Jordyn Cullum (right) of the Vernon Panthers

Team B.C. courts Vernon hoopsters

Vernon basketball trio earns spots on Team B.C. summer touring squads.

Kristy Fugel (left) and Jordyn Cullum (right) of the Vernon Panthers

AT RANDOM: Critter crazy

First it was woodpeckers trying to claim squatter’s rights, but now I’ve got a whole new tunnel of problems at my home.

Vernon’s Brodie MacDonald

Langley Thunder dee booms with Brodie

Vernon's Brodie MacDonald anchors Langley Thunder for league-best defence.

Vernon’s Brodie MacDonald
Kris Mallette

Mallette brings playoff touch to Vernon Viper bench

Kris Mallette joins Vernon Vipers as associate coach for coming BCHL season.

Kris Mallette
Liam McPhee of the Vernon Tigers (left) knocks the ball loose from Armstrong Shamrocks' captain Nathan Marcetta in Thompson Okanagan Junior Lacrosse League play Wednesday night at Nor-Val Sports Centre. Vernon scored six times in the third period to earn a 12-6 win.

Vernon Tigers ambush Armstrong Shamrocks in third period

Vernon Tigers score six-pack in third period to stop Armstrong Shamrocks 12-6 in Junior B lacrosse action Wednesday night at Nor-Val Centre.

Liam McPhee of the Vernon Tigers (left) knocks the ball loose from Armstrong Shamrocks' captain Nathan Marcetta in Thompson Okanagan Junior Lacrosse League play Wednesday night at Nor-Val Sports Centre. Vernon scored six times in the third period to earn a 12-6 win.
Matty Saharchuk (front)

Vernon Vipers add two more pieces for RBC Cup run

Vernon Vipers sign Matty Saharchuk and Kenny Citron for coming BCHL season.

Matty Saharchuk (front)
Vernon Viper defenceman Geoff Crisfield has been traded to Alberta's Spruce Grove Saints for future considerations Wednesday.

Viper d-man Crisfield traded to Spruce Grove Saints

Vernon Vipers trade 20-year-old d-man Geoff Crisfield to Spruce Grove Saints of Alberta for future considerations.

Vernon Viper defenceman Geoff Crisfield has been traded to Alberta's Spruce Grove Saints for future considerations Wednesday.
Henk Blok (right)

Gemini springs onto market

Vernon's Gemini Gas Springs offers alternative to custom and small-scale market.

Henk Blok (right)
Stewart McWilliam

Grey Canal brews up national fourth

Grey Canal Coffee wins fourth place in the second annual Canadian Brewers Cup Championship in Ottawa.

Stewart McWilliam
Economic development officer Kevin Poole (right) discusses Vernon’s employment lands inventory with Andy Erickson (left) of Investors Group

Planners talk over breakfast

Greater Vernon Chamber of Commerce went with a different approach as it hosted the annual Mayors and Planners Breakfast

Economic development officer Kevin Poole (right) discusses Vernon’s employment lands inventory with Andy Erickson (left) of Investors Group