Every child matters, everyday

Orange Shirt Day is a reminder to all of us to adopt inclusion into our lives year-round

  • Sep 29th, 2017

EDITORIAL: Fire ban lifted prematurely

Just because you can doesn’t mean you should

  • Sep 27th, 2017
Crook's Corner
Vernon Life Saver
National Defence Minister visits Vernon Poppy Project
Longtime VSS tradition underway

EDITORIAL: Save our alpine

The forest is quiet with tall pines looming over small, alpine plants

  • Sep 24th, 2017

EDITORIAL: Up in smoke

The sweet, skunky smell of marijuana floats through downtown Vernon

  • Sep 22nd, 2017

EDITORIAL: Pooches in Polson

Vernon residents separated on allowance of on-leash dogs in Polson Park

  • Sep 20th, 2017

Cost to removing tolls

  • Aug 30th, 2017

EDITORIAL: Racism is not OK

In light of violence south of border, we must all speak out against hate, intolerance and racism

Debate of national anthem lyrics is ‘moot’

Making the lyrics more inclusive does not reject tradition, but respects it

EDITORIAL: At the whim of Mother Nature

Relentless fires continue to blaze across the province

  • Jul 14th, 2017

EDITORIAL: Smoke blankets the Okanagan

For the first time since 2003, the government has issued a provincial state of emergency

  • Jul 12th, 2017

EDITORIAL: Extreme weather warrants caution

It should come as no surprise that it has been a year of extreme and turbulent weather

  • Jul 10th, 2017

EDITORIAL: Changes needed at Polson Park

Walking through Polson Park should be a leisurely, family activity

  • Jul 7th, 2017

First floods, now fires

Despite a record flood season, fires are becomming a concern

  • Jul 5th, 2017

At Random: Growing stronger

Column by Bretany Tourout.

  • Jun 30th, 2017

Lumby Days breaks up flood stress

The event comes at a perfect time to give flood-affected residents are break

  • Jun 9th, 2017

Help out for Canada

The sun disappears behind the hills as a crowd gathers and eagerly awaits the festivities

  • Jun 7th, 2017

EDITORIAL: Shuswap consensus must be found

Middle ground is vital when it comes to boat regulations on the Shuswap River

  • May 24th, 2017

EDITORIAL: Keep BX Ranch public

The Regional District of North Okanagan’s plans to sell much of the land is questionable as park is needed for the future

  • May 21st, 2017