Roger Knox

Airboat application receives third reading

Despite waves of opposition, Swan Lake business application one step from adoption

Search and rescue seeks building funds

Vernon Search and Rescue asks RDNO to go through alternate approval process for $3.5 million

Park shelter stirs debate

Proposed picnic shelter at planned Hurlburt Park draws 30-minute discussion by Vernon council

City evicting Carnival from office

City of Vernon owns building that houses Carnival office; cites building ‘beyond repair’

City works on wildland fire risk reduction

“B.C. without fire in it is not even an option” – Vernon Fire Rescue Services Chief David Lind

Be wary of raccoons

It’s breeding season for raccoons, a non-native species to these parts, and they can be dangerous

Heavy rains result in early floods

Armstrong assisted living suites evacuated for second straight year following floods

Flooding leads to Pioneer Square evacuation in Armstrong

Armstrong assisted living facility has water in basement; nine suites evacuated

Good Food Box program readies for return

Working with umbrella agency last piece to resurrect program terminated in early March

Hockey pioneer Kwong dies at 94

Vernon’s Larry Kwong was the first player to break NHL colour barrier in 1948

Big brother honoured with lifesaving medal

Vernon’s Damien Corson wins provincial honour for saving younger brother from pool catastrophe

Suspicious bones draw concern at dog park

Rawhide-type bones with unidentified substance smeared on found at Vernon’s BX Ranch Park

Vernon police investigating sudden death near The Rise

Woman, 37, found unresponsive in home early on March 15; taken to hospital where she died

Armstrong already prepping for floods

Armstrong has sand, bags available for residents if needed

Arson suspected remanded in custody

Woman facing four counts in connection with suspicious fires in Armstrong

Forrest to play for third Paralympics medal

Canadian wheelchair curler from Spallumcheen helps team to semifinals at Paralympics

Council changing meeting structure

Armstrong council to eliminate afternoon committee meetings in favour of night schedule

Nest boxes for birds; yea or nay?

North Okanagan Naturalist Club explores the idea of nest boxes for birds

Cameras coming to Polson Park

City of Vernon votes to add 11 video surveillance cameras in park

Pirate theme for 2019 Vernon Winter Carnival

Theme announced at annual Vernon Winter Carnival awards night