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Vernon murder case appearance adjourned

Vernon murder case appearance adjourned

Richard William Fairgrieve was in Vernon Law Courts Nov. 22

Vernon murder case appearance adjourned
Sentence handed down for Vernon attempted robber

Sentence handed down for Vernon attempted robber

Heron Taylor was sentenced to 263 days for attempted robbery

Sentence handed down for Vernon attempted robber
Drivers tackling Interior highways are urged to proceed with caution due to winter weather forecasts. (DriveBC Highway Webcam)

Snow, freezing rain, ice pellets in forecast for B.C. Interior highways

Environment Canada is calling for snow for various highways across the province

Drivers tackling Interior highways are urged to proceed with caution due to winter weather forecasts. (DriveBC Highway Webcam)
Vernon man imprisoned for sex with minor

Vernon man imprisoned for sex with minor

The accused’s name is being withheld to further protect the identity of the victim

Vernon man imprisoned for sex with minor
Cecile Zandbergen (left) and husband Cor are longtime volunteers with the Canadian Red Cross. A volunteer information session will happen at the Greater Vernon Chamber of Commerce Tuesday, Nov. 27. (Parker Crook/Morning Star)

Longtime Vernon Red Cross volunteer reflects upon service

Volunteer information session Nov. 27

Cecile Zandbergen (left) and husband Cor are longtime volunteers with the Canadian Red Cross. A volunteer information session will happen at the Greater Vernon Chamber of Commerce Tuesday, Nov. 27. (Parker Crook/Morning Star)
Counsel obtained in alleged assault on Vernon officers case

Counsel obtained in alleged assault on Vernon officers case

Kyle Larue, 27, will appear next Dec. 13 to consult counsel

Counsel obtained in alleged assault on Vernon officers case
Vernon Montessori program seeks room to grow

Vernon Montessori program seeks room to grow

Silver Star Elementary Montessori program hopes to expand to kindergarten, Grade 7

Vernon Montessori program seeks room to grow
Vernon committee looks to tackle school bus issues

Vernon committee looks to tackle school bus issues

A transportation committee began to take root at the Nov. 21 School District 22 meeting

Vernon committee looks to tackle school bus issues
Hearing adjourned for Vernon ‘prolific offender’

Hearing adjourned for Vernon ‘prolific offender’

Sheldon Veness, 25, will appear next Dec. 6

Hearing adjourned for Vernon ‘prolific offender’
Caravan Farm Theatre’s new barn is nearly complete. A grand opening is planned for Dec. 10. (Photo submitted)

Caravan Farm Theatre unveils new barn

Launch party is Dec. 10 at 2 p.m.

Caravan Farm Theatre’s new barn is nearly complete. A grand opening is planned for Dec. 10. (Photo submitted)
Lumby animal control violation fines outlined

Lumby animal control violation fines outlined

Council adopted the amendment outlining fines for contravening the new animal control bylaw Nov. 19

Lumby animal control violation fines outlined
Trintec Enterprises Inc.’s proposal to rezone a portion of their shopping centre commercial lot to multi-family residential was given first reading by District of Coldstream council Nov. 19. (Photo submitted)

Coldstream supports multi-family housing rezone

Bylaw to change portion of lot from commercial to multi-family residential received first reading

Trintec Enterprises Inc.’s proposal to rezone a portion of their shopping centre commercial lot to multi-family residential was given first reading by District of Coldstream council Nov. 19. (Photo submitted)
Alpine season delayed at SilverStar

Alpine season delayed at SilverStar

SilverStar Mountain Resort too warm to open Thursday, tentative opening now Saturday

Alpine season delayed at SilverStar
Armstrong woman leads Clean Water for Haiti

Armstrong woman leads Clean Water for Haiti

Non-profit organization looks to improve access to clean drinking water

Armstrong woman leads Clean Water for Haiti
Bail hearing put over for two Vernon murder suspects

Bail hearing put over for two Vernon murder suspects

The bail hearing for Richard Fairgrieve and Jacqueline Nicole Leavins was adjourned to Dec. 17

Bail hearing put over for two Vernon murder suspects
UPDATE: Resolution found for North Okanagan gymnastics coach facing child pornography charges
UPDATE: Resolution found for North Okanagan gymnastics coach facing child pornography charges
Ebenezer Scrooge (Bob Oldfield) receives inadequate service from his housekeeper Mrs. Dilber (Eileen Podanowsk) in Powerhouse Theatre’s A Christmas Carol, which runs Nov. 28 to Dec. 8. (Photo submitted)

Christmas ghosts haunt Vernon’s Powerhouse Theatre

A Christmas Carol runs at Powerhouse Theatre Nov. 28 to Dec. 8

Ebenezer Scrooge (Bob Oldfield) receives inadequate service from his housekeeper Mrs. Dilber (Eileen Podanowsk) in Powerhouse Theatre’s A Christmas Carol, which runs Nov. 28 to Dec. 8. (Photo submitted)
Crash closes Highway 33 south of Kelowna

Crash closes Highway 33 south of Kelowna

Estimated time of re-opening is 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 18

Crash closes Highway 33 south of Kelowna
Vernon man faces unlicensed firearm charges

Vernon man faces unlicensed firearm charges

Stephen Hidasi will appear next Dec. 6

Vernon man faces unlicensed firearm charges
Further delays in Vernon attempted murder case

Further delays in Vernon attempted murder case

Tyson Darryl Cole, born in 1987, will appear next Dec. 6

Further delays in Vernon attempted murder case