Jennifer Smith

Kids share their Christmas spirit

North Okanagan schools celebrate the season with concerts

Accidents keep Lumby firefighters busy

Sunday evening MVIs within 100 yards of each other

Illness numbers grow in Interior Health

GI and RI illnesses reported in Vernon, Lake Country, Kelowna, Penticton and Castlegar

Immunization clinics this week

Meningococcal outbreak prompts vaccines across Okanagan

Cyclist struck at Vernon intersection

Motorists urged to use alternate route following accident at Highway 97 and 27th Street

Accident in Lake Country

Thursday morning commute slow on Highway 97 following MVI

Women and families in need of a holiday hand

Vernon Women’s Transition House Society collecting donations and funds

Outbreak affects eight people in Vernon

UPDATE: Gastrointestinal illness reported at Vernon Jubilee Hospital

Bears a hot commodity

Morning Star Holiday Bear giveaway Saturday at Vernon newspaper office

Food drive feeds the need

North Okanagan pitches in with enough food to last eight months

Flag person struck by car in Okanagan dies

Female traffic control person succumbs to injuries from Lavington accident

Community Corner

PHOTOS: Army Navy Air Force flies in funds to local groups

Woman rescued near Cherryville

UPDATE: Vernon woman OK after waiting 10 hours for someone to find her

Habitat home full of heart

Three Vernon families get a roof over their heads just in time for Christmas

Okanagan resident rallies for life

Vernon’s Melissa Verleg fighting for access to medication in her battle with cystic fibrosis

Drug talk comes to elementary school

Vernon parents of elementary-aged kids urged to start talking about drugs now

Vernon golfers swing out record year

Players still in the game at local golf course

B.C. residents rally for medication

Cystic fibrosis patients from Vernon, Vancouver, Victoria among those rallying at Legislature Wednesday

Wee owl AWE-dorable

Vernon homeowner surprised by little owl in chicken coop

Painting parties a popular event in North Okanagan

PHOTOS: Vernon and Salmon Arm residents try their hand at painting at local studio