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At Random: Kim’s Convenience more than just a sitcom

At Random: Kim’s Convenience more than just a sitcom

Kim’s Convenience airs on CBC Tuesdays at 8 p.m. and is available to stream through CBC Gem

At Random: Kim’s Convenience more than just a sitcom
Poll: Will you partake in the Vernon Winter Carnival?

Poll: Will you partake in the Vernon Winter Carnival?

Answer our web poll to see how many voters will be in attendance

Poll: Will you partake in the Vernon Winter Carnival?
A construction site in Vernon’s north end is the future home of HomeSense, a communications officer with TriBand confirmed Monday, Jan. 28. (Parker Crook/Morning Star)

HomeSense coming to Vernon

Store to be located near Best Buy

A construction site in Vernon’s north end is the future home of HomeSense, a communications officer with TriBand confirmed Monday, Jan. 28. (Parker Crook/Morning Star)
May Days clowns stroll gingerly through the 58th annual Vernon Winter Carnival Parade in 2018. (Morning Star file photo)

Vernon Winter Carnival prepped for kick off

The annual Vernon Winter Carnival starts Thursday, Jan. 31

May Days clowns stroll gingerly through the 58th annual Vernon Winter Carnival Parade in 2018. (Morning Star file photo)
Emergency personnel are on the scene of a car fire north of Armstrong. (Karen Hill/Black Press)

UPDATED: Car ablaze near Armstrong Monday morning; one person airlifted to hospital

Emergency personnel respond to scene near Specialty Steel Fabricators and Design

Emergency personnel are on the scene of a car fire north of Armstrong. (Karen Hill/Black Press)
A Bernese Mountain pup has his first interaction with snow as SilverStar Mountain Resort surprised a group of young skiiers with the eight-week old puppies. (SilverStar Mountain Resort photo)

Snow on horizon for Okanagan-Shuswap

Environment Canada is calling for a chance of flurries beginning Thursday

A Bernese Mountain pup has his first interaction with snow as SilverStar Mountain Resort surprised a group of young skiiers with the eight-week old puppies. (SilverStar Mountain Resort photo)
Successful year for SilverStar Australia Day bikini run

Successful year for SilverStar Australia Day bikini run

The annual bikini run was Jan. 26

Successful year for SilverStar Australia Day bikini run
An Interior Health administrator is confident that a facility will open in 2019. (File photo)

Vernon overdose prevention site a priority: Interior Health

Interior Health admin confident facility will open in 2019

An Interior Health administrator is confident that a facility will open in 2019. (File photo)
Vernon murder suspect denied bail

Vernon murder suspect denied bail

One of two accused of murder will remain behind bars

Vernon murder suspect denied bail
Vernon firefighters knock down fully-engulfed car fire

Vernon firefighters knock down fully-engulfed car fire

Firefighters were called to the scene shortly after 7:30 a.m. Monday

Vernon firefighters knock down fully-engulfed car fire
Super blood wolf moon hangs above Vernon

Super blood wolf moon hangs above Vernon

Sunday night saw the year’s only total lunar eclipse

Super blood wolf moon hangs above Vernon
Flames roar through the grandstand at Kin Race Track July 2014. (File photo)

UPDATE: Vernon serial arsonist sentencing delayed

The sentencing hearing for William Munton contiunes at 2 p.m. Friday in Vernon Supreme Court

Flames roar through the grandstand at Kin Race Track July 2014. (File photo)
A crash has closed the southbound lane of the Coquihalla south of Merritt Sunday, Jan. 20. (DriveBC map)

Crash closes Coquihalla southbound lane south of Merritt

Accident occurred approximately 26 kilometres south of Merritt

A crash has closed the southbound lane of the Coquihalla south of Merritt Sunday, Jan. 20. (DriveBC map)
FILE - RCMP investigated a fatal motor vehicle incident which occurred at the end of Tronson Road. (Jennifer Smith/Morning Star)

Remorse high for Vernon man sentenced for car surfing death

Driver of car that killed friend who was car surfing gets nine months in jail

FILE - RCMP investigated a fatal motor vehicle incident which occurred at the end of Tronson Road. (Jennifer Smith/Morning Star)
Parents keep warm waiting for French Immersion registation in 2018. (Morning Star file photo)

French Immersion feedback positive for Vernon School District

Ninety-one families lined up for 88 spots this week

Parents keep warm waiting for French Immersion registation in 2018. (Morning Star file photo)
Despite concerns from the community, the temporary berm installed as an emergency response to the 2017 flood must come out, the provincial and federal government has said. (Village of Lumby photo)

Removal of Lumby’s temporary berm sparks concern

Berm could cause false sense of security

Despite concerns from the community, the temporary berm installed as an emergency response to the 2017 flood must come out, the provincial and federal government has said. (Village of Lumby photo)
District of Coldstream Mayor Jim Garlick accepts the Canadian Award for Financial Reporting from Director of Financial Administration, Patricia Higgins, during a council meeting held at the dsitrict office in 2017. (File photo)

Coldstream financial reporting praised

For the seventh consecutive year, the Coldstream has received the Award for Financial Reporting

District of Coldstream Mayor Jim Garlick accepts the Canadian Award for Financial Reporting from Director of Financial Administration, Patricia Higgins, during a council meeting held at the dsitrict office in 2017. (File photo)
Amelia Sizer (left), midwife Carrie Sizer, midwife Birte Paschen, registered acupuncturist Christy Berger, physiotherapist Sharina Zantingh, registered social worker Stephanie Mortenson and massage therapist Katie Fairles make up The Health Nest, a new one-stop shop for all things medical in downtown Vernon. (Parker Crook/Morning Star)

The Health Nest open for business in downtown Vernon

Vernon’s newest and centralized health centre opened Monday, Jan. 14

Amelia Sizer (left), midwife Carrie Sizer, midwife Birte Paschen, registered acupuncturist Christy Berger, physiotherapist Sharina Zantingh, registered social worker Stephanie Mortenson and massage therapist Katie Fairles make up The Health Nest, a new one-stop shop for all things medical in downtown Vernon. (Parker Crook/Morning Star)
Woman briefly locked in Vernon cemetery

Woman briefly locked in Vernon cemetery

Let out thanks to help found through social media

Woman briefly locked in Vernon cemetery
Former North Okanagan gymnastics coach facing obscene material charge awaits disposition

Former North Okanagan gymnastics coach facing obscene material charge awaits disposition

Chad McDowell was in Vernon Law Courts Monday, Jan. 14 for a disposition hearing

Former North Okanagan gymnastics coach facing obscene material charge awaits disposition