Life

Communities encouraged to turn ‘blue’

The City of Vernon and RDNO are now Blue Dot communities, which support environmental health

  • Sep 10th, 2017

Stressed for back to school? Find a furry friend

UBC Okanagan assistant professor John-Tyler Binfet says time with an animal can reduce stress

  • Sep 10th, 2017

A community of learners and teachers

Vernon Community School is a place of mindful teaching and learning rooted in social justice

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A look inside the VGH Millionaire Lottery home
Raw Video: Field of Screams
Teaching the Feldenkrais method in Vernon
Artist describs cyanotype

Vernon volunteer needed to head Investors Group Walk for Alzheimer’s

The Vernon walk takes place May 6, 2017 but a volunteer is still needed to chair the annual event

  • Sep 8th, 2017

It starts with prevention

Vernon high school athletes can practise prevention to avoid injuries

  • Sep 8th, 2017

Keep canning safety in mind

When canning up your summer fruit and vegetables, there are a few simple tips to remember

Liven your step with flatfooting

The Clog Dance Club of Central & North Okanagan welcomes newcomers to start dancing

The how, why and when of money

Vernon economist takes a look at money

No partner necessary for this traditional dance

Vernon Scottish Country Dancers invite new dancers to try out this traditional dance

Piper takes his talent home to Scotland

Former Armstrong resident Daniel Ferguson and his band shine at World Pipe Band Championships

  • Sep 3rd, 2017

Here comes Messy Church

All Saints Anglican Church in Vernon invites all for crafts, games, worship and supper

Still no cure for Parkinson’s

Laura Wilson of Vernon shares her story of living with Parkinson’s disease

Apples are ready for harvesting

Davison Orchards in Vernon holds its annual Apple Harvest Festival every weekend in September

  • Sep 1st, 2017

Stork Report

North Okanagan parents announce the joyful arrival of their new babies

  • Sep 1st, 2017

Ladies take to the tees at Hillview

Vernon seniors find Hillview’s shorter but challenging holes suit them to a tee

All about the humble hashtag

Hashtags are all over the Internet, from Twitter to Instagram

  • Aug 27th, 2017

Butter tarts shine at festival

Lumby brings out its best butter tarts

  • Aug 27th, 2017

Canning helps keep summer going all year long

Fruits and veggies of summer can be enjoyed all year, until next season’s bounty appears

  • Aug 27th, 2017

Carmen Larsen is honoured by Kalamalka Rotary Club

Vernon physician has a long history of giving back to her community

  • Aug 25th, 2017

Stork Report

North Okanagan parents welcome their new family member and share their joy

  • Aug 25th, 2017