John White

POLL QUESTION: Do you agree with the plan to ban shopping carts from public places?

Vernon City Council put forward a plan to ban on commercial shopping carts on public property.

New Vernon Morning Star print format launches Aug. 1

Things are about to look a little different around here.

Small blaze reported east of Vernon

A new wildfire was reported by BC Wildfire Service near Sugar Lake Road

Police track stolen vehicle to Silver Star Resort

The RCMP Air Services unit was called in Wednesday to track suspected car thieves.

UPDATE: New fire spotted at Whip Creek

A small fire has sparked in the Whip Creek area approximately 12 km east of Kingfisher.

POLL: Are you worried about wildfires near Vernon?

Wildfire season is upon us. How concerned are you at this point?…

VIDEO: Dancing bear a must-see

You will not be able to resist this bear cub’s moves on the pole.

VIDEO: The sights and sounds of the farmers’ market

The clouds did not keep the crowds away from the Canada Day weekend edition of the Farmers’ Market.

Fireworks were a sight to behold

The Canada Day fireworks show went off as scheduled with spectacular results.

Letter: Bikes and right of way

Was he referring to the bike lane or the roadway?

Letter: Noisy plane annoys

Am I the only one that has to listen to the noisy…

John White: Ready to build on solid foundations

I’m thrilled to be taking over as editor here in Vernon.

VIDEO: Castlegar hosts emotional vigil for Humboldt Broncos

More than 600 people came out to show support for the victims of the Humboldt Broncos bus accident.

John White: We need more than a bandage for this wound

It does nothing to address the lack of actual ambulances in the West Kootenay.

STARS could work in B.C. in time

Experts say it would take a significant political push and a hybrid approach to launch STARS in B.C.

LGBTQ health disparity study in B.C. leads to surprise finding

Suicidal thoughts and attempts go down by half for straight males in schools with GSAs.