Local News

RCMP arrest Enderby theft suspect

The 28-year-old’s female accomplice still outstanding.

Employees threatened with contaminated needle

Suspect sought following robbery of Vernon restaurant

Your morning news in 90: Dec. 7, 2018

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

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Yellow Vest movement comes to Vernon
Pleasant Valley Road upgrade in Spallumcheen finishes
Sagmoen denied bail
Vernon remembers: Remembrance Day ceremony sees crowd

Vernon airport hosts plane crash exercise

The imaginary plane crash saw a cross-agency response from local responders.

Vernon RCMP seized weapons after finding a suspicious male sleeping in vehicle

In searching the vehicle, officers located an antique revolver, a .22 calibre rifle, ammunition, numerous knives and imitation weapons.

Curbside recycling collection only option in Spallumcheen

Landfill in township no longer accepting blue bag after end of December

Vernon candlelight vigil honours women who have experienced violence

Candles and long-stem red roses were carried around campus as a sign of remembrance.

Thieves who attempted to steal ATM at Vernon casino sought

RCMP are looking for two suspects in a green pickup truck

Vernon ‘prolific offender’ court file adjourned

Sheldon Veness will appear in Vernon Law Courts next Dec. 20

Vernon murder case bumped into the new year

Jacqueline Leavins will appear next Jan. 31, 2019

Vernon attempted murder case moves forward

Tyson Darryl Cole will appear next Dec. 20

Interior Health adapting to legalized cannabis

Creating new challenges for IH staff, public health care facilities

Firearm, aggravated assault charges filed against Vernon man

Derek Ryan Baptiste will appear in Vernon Law Courts next Dec. 27

Concerned Enderby citizens confront city council on crime

About 25 residents attended Monday’s meeting to discuss recent increases in crime rates.

SilverStar Mountain hosts FireSmart presentation

Mountain residents encouraged to FireSmart their homes; info session at the resort Dec. 12

Brightest comet of 2018 to be visible in Vernon next week

The comet’s closest approach to Earth occurs on Dec. 16 and could become bright enough to be seen with the naked eye.

Your morning news in 90: Dec. 5, 2018

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

Vernon says goodbye to historic building

Locals who took part in some of its most historic events weigh in about the demolition of Vernon’s Civic Arena.

Positive results for Vernon substance misuse deterrence initiative

Appeal made to adopt Preventure program across Interior Health region