Local Business

Cannabis and cyber security top of mind for Vernon’s Small Business Week

Business owners set to learn about opportunities and challenges in Vernon and beyond.

City of Vernon finance department wins major award

Vernon department honoured by Government Finance Officers Association for its budget

Vernon workshop series promotes sustainable agriculture

The series concludes this week with a Saving Seeds workshop Wednesday and a Wild Edibles workshop Saturday at the public library.

Vernon Health Nest launches community acupuncture
The luxury home auction returns to the Okanagan
Behind the wheel: Taxi driving is the new bartending
Behind the wheel: From stay-at-home-mom to entrepreneur

Tim Hortons Smile Cookie campaign is back in Vernon

Event runs from Sept. 17-23 with all proceeds from local locations going to Vernon Jubilee Hospital.

Frank’s General Store in Cherryville opens

New picnic area with dog run and gift shop

  • Sep 12, 2018

Vernon businesses Commercial Building Award finalists

10th Annual Thompson Okanagan Kootenay Commercial Building Awards are Sept. 20

New experience centre to showcase South Okanagan wines

Great Estates Wine Experience Centre will open at the Penticton Lakeside Resort

Splatsin companies earn BC Indigenous Business awards

Two companies up for same award from Enderby band; one wins, one is runner-up

Vernon business steps up for local heroes

RONA outlet raising funds in September for North Okanagan Hospice Society

Downtown Vernon throwing block party

DVA hosting three-hour event Friday, Sept. 14, to say “so long, summer”

Vernon landmark has renewed purpose

Haven at Deer Park just completed the first two phases of the three-phase project.

  • Aug 29, 2018

Predator Ridge hosts second job fair this season

There are still many positions that need to be filled.

Vernon’s Italian Kitchen announces new restaurant manager

Pretium Restaurant Group announces the addition of Mr. Andrew Ruddock as Restaurant Manager with a focus on The Italian Kitchen Company.

Fires indirectly burn Enderby business

Mabel Lake Resort flooded with calls from tourists concerned about area wildfires

Coldstream resident launches activewear for curvy women

Curvy Fit Girl Fashions launched in 2017 and offers one-of-a-kind fitness clothing for sizes 8-24.

True Leaf Campus completion set for fall

True Leaf Medicine International Ltd.’s campus is on schedule, the company says

Vernon’s Tea Desire to close doors

July 28 last day of operation in Vernon location

Former David’s Tea CEO joins True Leaf as director

Sylvain Toutant to help guide the company’s growth as a leading plant-forward wellness brand.