Staff Writer

Moose on the loose!

Revelstoke are used to seeing bears wander around town — but a moose sighting is definitely not a common occurrence.

Orchestra brings back Sohn for Colours of Russia

The Okanagan Symphony Orchestra is bringing four time award winning Minsoo Sohn.

Wild sign six Penticton players prior to camp

The Okanagan Wild have filled six of its roster spots with Penticton players.

Western Financial supports trail

A $5,000 grant is going to the recreational corridor from Coldstream to Kelowna

Valley First gives back to local charities

Valley First, a division of First West Credit Union, will celebrate Canada’s 150th anniversary with Simple Generosity

Local home builders go for the gold

A sold out crowd of 600 people gathered for the 25th anniversary of the Tommie Awards

United Way raises a glass

The United Way is the ninth annual Raising Spirits Feb. 16 at 4:30 p.m. at the Vernon Recreation Complex.

Enactus holds fundraiser

Enactus members from the Vernon campus will act as celebrity servers at Vernon’s Boston Pizza Tuesday

Downtown Vernon has the Carnival spirit

Monday’s Restaurant Olympics will see seven teams competing in fun challenges

Mariachi returns to warm up the Okanagan

Okanagan residents will soon get their taste of ol’ Mexico when Mariachi Los Dorados returns for its annual spring tour.

Sufficient snow to meet Greater Vernon water needs

The Regional District of North Okanagan recently looked at snowpack in the Duteau Creek area.

NDP reacts to workplace fatalities

There have been two workplace deaths — one in Lumby log yard and the other in Kelowna.

Disease killing bats

Public asked to keep an eye out for bats infected by white nose syndrome

Casey Affleck film shooting in Osoyoos

Light of My Life, written, directed and starring Casey Affleck, will be coming to shoot a portion of the film in the Osoyoos area.

Silver Star rallies behind health care

Emergency Services Day raised $13,000 for Vernon Jubilee Hospital's emergency department.

Splatsin work towards jobs strategy

Community Futures Shuswap is creating a new labour market strategy.

Armstrong grows a new community garden

Grab your tools and seeds and get ready for another season of gardening in Armstrong

Vernon principal earns top national marks

Jacqueline Taylor, from Ellison Elementary School, is among 40 educators named Canada’s Outstanding Principals

Police locate missing youth

Vernon: Sekoyja Spencer, 14, was last seen Monday near the Vernon Museum

Dust advisory issued for Vernon

Conditions are expected to persist until there is a change in current weather conditions.