Community

Okanagan artists featured at Odin Art Exhibit at Predator Ridge

The event runs Monday and Tuesday from 5 p.m. - 9 p.m. in the Commonage Ballroom.

The Interior Provincial Exhibition kicks off in Armstrong

Whether its the thrill of the midway and games, the rodeo action, the agricultural element of farm animals and produce or the mouth-watering fair food, the IPE is a staple event on the calendars of residents near and far.

Armstrong IPE cooks up new competition

Top Chef challenge seeks home cooks for former Iron Chef event

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Halina Centre turns 45
Stuff the Truck for H.O.P.E. Outreach
Despite battling terminal cancer for the third time, Hesketh enters city council candidacy
Okanagan College Vernon campus orientation underway

United Way, Dragoons delivery keeps kids safe on roads across the region

United Way partnership enables children to travel safely up and down the valley

Vernon school upbeat over new instruments

Alexis Park Elementary receives grant to purchase new musical instruments for students

Midwives celebrate 20 years in B.C.

Almost triple the number since 1998.

Enderby Fire Society switching fundraising goal to lifesaving gear

The Enderby fire society has changed its fundraising focus from a fire hall to lifesaving equipment.

Vernon Shriners lift local family with donation

Shrine Club agrees to co-fund outdoor lift to help out family

Vernon’s 2018 Spotlight Series presents Words of Our Chiefs

“A lot of the statements still ring very true today, and it’s also great to understand that perspective in a historical sense but it’s very powerful and raw and important.”

Cedar Bridge changes name to Okanagan Waldorf School

The name is associated with the achievement of becoming a recognized full-member Waldorf School.

Ident-A-Kid child safety program returned to Vernon Saturday

If any interested guardians missed the event, these kits are available for free at the local RCMP office.

Vernon summer auction helps families at Christmas

Annual Kal Tire Christmas Fundraising Society Buy A Used Car Auction goes Wednesday, Sept. 12

Dancing for a cause

Second annual Mela in support of cancer care and research

Endangered Leatherback Turtle spotted near Vancouver Island

The rare moment was captured by Jeremy Koreski and former Vancouver Canucks defenceman Willie Mitchell

UPDATE: Dog reunited with owner in Vernon

Lost dog wanders into Middleton Mountain yard

Ident-A-Kid child safety program returns to Vernon

The program fingerprints and photographs the child for the parent, allowing a more streamlined process with police in case of emergency. The event takes place Saturday from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. at Village Green Centre.

Lumby library receives literacy project funds

Linking Literacy program receives $1,300+ from Canada Post Community Foundation for Children

Lumby butter tart festival returns

Fourth annual Lumby Butter Tart festival runs Saturday, Sept. 15, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Oval Park

White Spot records B.C. Pirate Pak record day

Popular B.C.-Alberta event raises more than $116,000 to send kids and adults to Zajac Ranch