Life

SilverStar ski legend marks milestone

Like SilverStar itself, Brian James is still going strong after six decades in the ski industry

  • Jan 23rd, 2018

Vernon group shares love of music, ukuleles

Ukuleles for Fun hosts its homecoming reunion in celebration of its ninth anniversary Jan. 28

  • Jan 23rd, 2018

Okanagan woman’s generosity honoured

For Hazel Turchinetz, volunteering has always been about the animals

  • Jan 20th, 2018
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Goat Tying
Bring your own cup to 7-11 today
Summerland's Blossom Queen crowned
Wolf versus bear near Kamloops

Vernon Orthodox church celebrates Theophany

Celebrating a new year

  • Jan 19th, 2018

Turn Table Talks at Spinners Sound Centre

GVMA’s next Field School focuses on getting the most out of your turn table Jan. 27

Armstrong residents get heads up on brain health

Alzheimer Society of B.C. holds brain health workshop Jan. 23

Vernon seniors accomodation society holds meeting

Abbeyfield Houses Society holds its annual general meeting Jan. 27

Dreamweavers fire up support for Silver Star Fire Department

Silver Star Dreamweavers holds a three-course fundraising dinner event Jan. 18

  • Jan 8th, 2018

Kitchen Wit & Wisdom: New year, new treats

On this, my first column of 2018, I’d like to share a few thoughts that have come to me recently

  • Jan 10th, 2018

Armchair travel made easy through series

Grannies à Gogo enters eigth season of travelogue presentations in Vernon

Shredding the slopes with a purpose

Slopes for Hope takes SilverStar Mountain Resort Jan. 27, with the goal of raising $10,000

The global spirit of giving continues year round

Helping others doesn’t need to be limited to the holiday season

  • Jan 2nd, 2018

Museum panel covers family collections, heirlooms

The Greater Vernon Museum and Archives hosts a panel discussion called “What do I do with…?” Jan. 13

Weightloss helps Vernon woman find new life

Lynda Mawer turned down her first invitation to TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly)

  • Jan 1st, 2018

Spallumcheen resident walks the line

Debbie Hartwig came down from the mountains with a satisfying sense of accomplishment

  • Dec 24th, 2017

Coldstream institute celebrates long service

The Coldstream Women’s Institute supports the community, contributing to many local organizations

  • Dec 22nd, 2017

Alzheimer’s Awarness Month comes to Vernon

A national awarness campaign is on the horizon, and Vernon aims to be a part of the process

Colourful quilts decorate children’s section at the Vernon library

Vernon Silver Star Quilters join forces with the Vernon Friends of the Library

  • Dec 20th, 2017

Kitchen Wit & Wisdom: Edible Christmas gifts

A few quick recipes for those forgotten on your list, or for last minute visitors

  • Dec 19th, 2017