Community

First ski hill in B.C. opened this weekend

Sun Peaks, near Kamloops, was the first ski hill in the province to open for season

Weekday weather update

A look at your weather for the week of Nov. 19 in the Okanagan - Shuswap

Vernon Community Champion keeping roots alive

“No matter where Chinese people go, they always maintain their values and their roots.”

  • Nov 19, 2018
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Christmas Bird Count takes flight
Remembering the Civic Arena
Queen Silver Star Debut and Fashion Show
Together for Christmas

Vernon’s Centre for Spiritual Living open to all

Various activities line Dec. 1 open house calendar

  • Nov 19, 2018

Vernon workshop ingites holiday spirit

Children’s Christmas Gift House is Dec. 8

North Okanagan Gleaners hard at work

Annual sock, mitten, toque campaign underway

  • Nov 18, 2018

Your guide to winter light ups around the Okanagan

From Vernon to Summerland, with a stop in Kelowna, we’ve found some activities for you to enjoy

City of Vernon supports variances with minimal opposition

Four housing variance permits will bring more than 90 new residences to Vernon

Kal Rotary fundraiser leads to wheelchair van purchase

The $39,000 awarded by Kalamalka Rotary was instrumental in securing the $56,000 needed.

  • Nov 15, 2018

Winter months mean more calls for Vernon’s crisis line

According to CMHA B.C., seasonal depression makes about 10 per cent of all depression cases.

Crafters create Christmas memories in Vernon this weekend

Two annual events take place Friday and Saturday

Vernon Starfish Pack celebrates provincial milestone

Vernon currently delivers 93 backpacks to elementary schools and feed about 130 kids each week.

Okanagan community rallies around injured dog

Maizie, a Bernese Mountain Dog, was hit by a truck in Kelowna last week

PHOTOS: Coldstream remembers

Local photographer captures Remembrance Day in Coldstream

Restorative justice key for North Okanagan society

National Restorative Justice Week begins Sunday

Vernon Seniors Branch awards scholarship

This year, they were pleased to award the scholarship to Hannah McCaffrey, from Seaton Secondary.

  • Nov 14, 2018

Your weekday weather update

Flurries and more rain anticipated for the Okanagan - Shuswap

Talent show: B.C. girl, 8, memorizes entire periodic table

Grade 4 student Maya Lakhanpal heads to B.C. talent show finals with unique talent

Script of remarks from Vernon Remembrance Day event

There were audio issues during the presentation, so we post it for those who may have missed it.

  • Nov 14, 2018