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Okanagan college students build insulated doghouses for Vernon SPCA

The five doghouses were built as a part of the hands-on training for students in the Residential Insulator program.

Vernon CMHA ride to end mental health stigma returns

This year’s Ride Don’t Hide event will take place on June 23.

Vernon women’s empowerment conference supports victims of sex-trafficking in Nepal

The Woman of Worth Conference takes place Saturday, April 6 at Sparkling Hills Resort.

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New Year, New You: Lake Country woman wins makeover contest

Jenny Dodman is the winner of Black Press Media’s New Year, New You contest

Valentine’s Day serenade

Shuswap Barbershop singers deliver musical message of love

Okanagan chef prepares special lunch for store after break-in

Kelowna’s James Holmes cooked up a storm to help brighten the employee’s day

Domestic, feral cats implicated in steep decline of songbirds

Committee to help save Shuswap songbirds through education

Love and marriage? Not in this B.C. town

Princeton city councillor suggests the reason might be Netflix

VIDEO: Giant snowball fight takes over lawn of the B.C. Legislature

Hundreds showed up for the fun, family-friendly battle in Victoria

Okanagan College’s finance curriculum receives international recognition

Okanagan College is one of 31 institutions in Canada that are affiliates of the CFA Institute.

Broomball sweeps through Vernon’s Polson Park

Photo: Impromptu broomball action Saturday

RCMP seek kids’ help in naming new police dogs

Contest winners and names will be announced April 30.

Valentine’s Day fundraiser for MMIW drone search team cancelled

The event was set to take place Thursday but was cancelled Monday due to an organizational “miscommunication”.

Vernon Aquatic Centre to close Thursday

It is expected to reopen for regular hours Friday.

Elk herd crosses Enderby highway

Rare sight caught on camera by local resident

‘SuperFan’ back in Vernon cheering on teams

Steve Guinther-Plank loves cheering on hockey players at all levels

Coldstream polar bear swim more like sprint

Close to 50 brave freezing temperatures, Kal Lake for annual Vernon Winter Carnival event

Winter Carnival chili champions crowned

Station BBQ and The Fig take top honours in the popular chili Winter Carnival competition.

5th Annual UnWined a success

The DVA hosted 250 women Thursday during for the popular Carnival event.

Annual Levite Summit expands reach

The sixth annual Summit, which takes place March 1-2 in Kelowna, is open to all denominations.