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Kamloops volunteers say needle buyback program working

Make presentation to Vernon council; claim to have collected 7,000 needles at $.05 per sharp

Armstrong ready to Cram the Cruiser

Music in Armstrong’s Memorial Park Aug. 24 to benefit local food bank

Kelowna Ribfest launch faces animal rights protest

Animal advocates draw attention to abuse suffered by factory farm pigs

Kin Beach cleanup extends to OKIB land

City of Vernon taking over cleaning Sandy Beach

Vernon group hopes to form RCMP Appreciation Day in B.C.

Committee struck to begin petition campaign

B.C. gangster charged in alleged Monte Lake assault

Langley man facing aggravated assault charge after incident allegedly involved golf club and machete

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Campers hit the courts
Minor house fire
Alpine Centre turn controversy
Okanagan College opens Vernon campus trades facility

Two Vernon robberies in two hours, one suspect arrested

Kelowna man facing numerous charges in connection with pair of robberies and flight from police

Vernon sets new RCMP support services withdrawal deadline

City plans to pull services from Armstrong, Spallumcheen on Coldstream on Sept. 4

Okanagan club milestone for girls with disabilities

Vernon-based GIRLS CLUB celebrates one-year anniversary

Falkland director seeks ambulance

Rene Talbot feels community between Vernon and Kamloops should have ambulance

Urgent need for Kelowna, Vernon blood donors

Okanagan blood shortfall part of nation-wide challenge

No A-word on Spallumcheen ballot

Notice of motion to put amalgamation with Armstrong defeated by Spallumcheen council

Police catch up with Vernon suspect

Arrest made for man wanted on outstanding warrant following chase

Kelowna cannabis producer issued Canada sales license

Flowr Group already approved as B.C. marijuana dispensary supplier

  • Aug 14th, 2018

Fire season takes mental toll on Okanagan residents

CMHA suggests some mental health coping mechanisms

Vernon council approves pay raise…for next term

Vernon mayor and councillor salaries will increase in November following committee recommendations

Vernon pickleball courts opening soon

Grand opening of new dedicated courts at Marshall Field, in Okanagan Landing, takes place Aug. 25

Clock is ticking on resurgence of First Nation languages

B.C. Indigenous language diversity unique in Canada

Lightning ignites 21 new fires across Kamloops Fire Centre

Fifteen of those fires sparked within Okanagan Valley