Local News

Vernon homeless camp leaves business owner frustrated

A Vernon business owner says City Council is not doing enough to combat the homeless issue.

Vernon justice recommends legal aid in attempted murder case

Justice of the Peace urged an attempted murder suspect to seek legal aid for “serious charges”

Arraignment adjourned for former Vernon Judo coach facing child pornography charges

Bryan McLachlan, born 1970, will appear next in Vernon Law Courts Sept. 27

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Kal Tire Place North opens
3rd Annual Lawn Days of Summer, hosted by JCI Vernon
RDNO holds referendum information campaign
Rotary Pier at Kal Lake safety

Boil water advisory issued for Falkland system

Recent water quality tests show high bacterial count

Vernon Fire Rescue clean up needles, garbage in Vernon

Cleanup challenge work to make city cleaner, safer

Liberal MLA questions B.C.’s new rural political party, NDP ties

Proportional representation may draw out more fringe political parties

SilverStar welcomes new face

Ian Jenkins joins the SilverStar Mountain Resort team as sales and marketing director

Your morning news in 90: Sept. 12, 2018

Tune in for 90 seconds to get the top headlines for the Okanagan, Shuswap and Similkameen.

Vernon apartment starts up in June

Canada Morgage Housing Corporation released the August 2018 stats on Sept. 11, 2018.

Fundraiser succeeds in bringing wagons to Vernon’s homeless

‘I basically just started the gofundme off of a whim and thought, well let’s just see what happens.’

Vernon Civic Arena decommissioning begins

Okanagan’s oldest arena, which turned 80 in January, is slated for demolition

Okanagan casino workers on their 10th week of strike action

Four more days of negotiations and there is still no deal for the union workers

Vernon’s newest arena gets warm welcoming

Multiple events help open Kal Tire Place North Arena

Regional District of North Okanagan candidates declare

Amanda Shatzko (Area C) and Denis Delisle (Area F) throw hat in municipal election ring

BX ranch land ‘a community asset’

Task force implores Greater Vernon residents to help keep East Vernon Road land in public hands

Prairie brothers purchase Vernon Vipers

Franchise owned by Wray family for 26 years sold to Tom (Regina) and John (Ft. Saskatchewan) Glen

Vernon-North Okanagan seek trio wanted on warrants

Warrants for two men and one women include failing to comply with probation, robbery and theft

Coldstream council losing incumbent; longtime resident files papers

Peter McClean not running Oct. 20; Ruth Hoyte throws name into council ring

North Okanagan fire ban lifted

Regional District lifted the ban Monday, Sept. 10

E-cigarette health hazards remain unknown

Interior Health says vaping not safe alternative to cigarettes