Community

Funding sought for Oliver skatepark project

Community one of six finalists in BCAA Play Here contest

Workshop will show Vernon residents living with dementia how to capture their story

The free Alzheimer Society of B.C. workshop will take place on June 18

Future Vernon esthetician pampered with tuition win

Congrats to Grace Hunter, a grade 10 Fulton student who plans to use the tuition giveaway to pursue esthetician school

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Buddy Benches
Hometown Heroes Lottery
Volunteers sought for North Okanagan therapeutic horseback riding club
Cherryville "Viking" Days

ACNO presents Summer Solstice event for the Arts

The money raised at this event will be used to create a legacy fund for the ACNO

Over 100 people participated in Vernon Walk to End ALS

Walkers have raised more than $23,000 for the ALS Society of BC

Vikings take over Cherryville Days

The annual event took place June 1 and 2 in Cherryville

PHOTOS: Lumby Days a wild ride

The annual family fair took place last weekend in Lumby

Summerland connection to Sam McGee recognized

McGee Street in Summerland named after character immortalized in poem by Robert Service

Luminary Walk provides solace for victims of cancer

Candles lit, tears shed both by survivors and by those who have lost loved ones

Armstrong encourages pumpkin preparation

It’s time to start growing your pumpkins for the Harvest Pumpkin Festival’s Great Pumpkin contest

  • Jun 10, 2019

Vernon woman reaches major milestone – turns 100

Ethel Margaret, born in 1919, says secret to life is being around good people

  • Jun 11, 2019

Lumby Dodge leads vintage car club show

Walter Oldenborger’s ‘58 Dodge two-door hardtop Custom Royal took five years to fully restore

BC Cancer Foundation canvassing Vernon

The canvassers wear badges, vests and will not accept cash at the door

Shaughnessy created the Summerland Development Company

Initiatives made Summerland the most prosperous community in the Okanagan by 1909

Sponsors Join KidSport Team

Space is still available for more golfers

Vernon’s gearing up for second “Canada Living Flag”

The event will act as a fundraiser for a local eight-year-old living with a lifelong form of epilepsy

Pumpkin alert: time to start growing a “Great Pumpkin”

The Great Pumpkin Weigh In contest will be held Saturday, October 12

Vernon courses swing in support for ALS

The 4th Annual PGA of BC Golfathon for ALS takes place June 24 at Rise Golf Course.

Okanagan Science centre ‘goes mad for science’

Mad Science Corporate Challenge takes place on Thursday, June 20 from 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Vernon girl’s suicide prompts happiness lecture

How to Overcome Emotional Challenges will be presented on June 17