Local Business

Vegpro invests $60 million into Coldstream

Quebec-based company purchasing Coldstream Ranch land for production

  • Dec 7th, 2017

Laughing Stock Winery acquired by Arterra Wines Canada

Winery on the Naramata Bench is acquired by Arterra Wines Canada

Top Vernon business leaders revealed

Final 10 in KPMG’s Top 20 Under 40 announced

  • Nov 20th, 2017
Career options abound at Black Press Career Fair
New downtown Kelowna hotel unveiled
High Road: Coffee and chocolate
New casino opens its doors

Video: International showcase of the Okanagan wine industry

Wine professionals spent the past four days touring and learning about the Okanagan wine industry

Opening day approaching for Baldy Mountain Resort

First Chair Festival will be held Dec. 8-10 at the resort near Oliver

Sensory-friendly shopping hour for children with autism at Toys’R’Us stores

Toys ‘R’ Us Canada to host second sensory-friendly shopping hour Nov. 12 at stores across the country

Unique honour for Thompson Okanagan Tourism Association

TOTA adopted into international sustainable tourism institute

Armstrong powers Team India

Armstrong’s RhinoKore helps Team India in 2017 World Solar Challenge

  • Oct 29th, 2017

High tech tour talks Kelowna, innovation, disruption

Kelowna forum looks to enhance corporate product/service growth

Beekeepers generating a buzz in Kelowna

Honey producers gather in the Central Okanagan to share knowledge

B.C. minister warned salmon farm not to restock

Letter to Marine Harvest not a threat, Lana Popham says

KurSpa in Vernon voted one of the best in BC

“If pure indulgence is what you’re looking for….”

  • Oct 12th, 2017

Dining downtown profiled

Second annual Dine Around Downtown event, hosted by Downtown Vernon Association on til Oct. 30

  • Oct 13th, 2017

Canada’s Supreme Court to hear from small B.C. wineries

Okanagan wineries granted intervener status in monumental case

Top 20 under 40 sought

Greater Vernon Chamber of Commerce looking for nominations of young business professionals making a difference

  • Oct 5th, 2017

Kal Store gets revamped

From fires to frozen pipes, the owners of the Kalamalka General Store have seen it all_ most of it over the course of 10 months. But Michelle Mitchell and Kevin O’Brien say they still a year’s worth of reasons to celebrate.

  • Sep 29th, 2017

Social entrepreneur workshop returns

On Sept. 26, Okanagan College, the Scotiabank Centre for Non-Profit Excellence and Purppl will host the SoFun workshop in Vernon

  • Sep 13th, 2017

Familiar face back with chamber

Dan Proulx hired as Greater Vernon Chamber of Commerce’s new marketing and membership coordinator

Co-op fuels good

Motorists are urged to fill up at Co-op gas stations Tuesday, where 10 cents from every litre will go to charity

  • Sep 16th, 2017

Tech is a growing industry in the Okanagan

Innovators and developers are flocking to the Okanagan