Local News

Vernon park closing for construction

Work continues on Hurlburt Park on the shores of Okanagan Lake, as of Monday, Feb. 4

Lake Country director works with actors Gerard Butler, Nicolas Cage during career

Wendy Ord is the director for To The Worlds, which features Lake Country skaters

Vernon RCMP seek help identifying suspect

Man wanted for brazen daytime theft at Vernon grocery outlet

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Homeless poet sheds insight about street population
Vernon hockey tournament creates cross-border friendships
Earth Strike protested in Vernon
Man in custody after fatal suspected shooting in Vernon

OC adopts 2% domestic student tuition hike starting 2019 fall semester

Increase called for to address projected 2019-20 budget shortfall

OC adopts 2% domestic student tuition hike starting 2019 fall semester

Increase called for to address projected 2019-20 budget shortfall

Vernon-North Okanagan RCMP seek wanted men

Three men wanted on outstanding warrants

Armstrong permitted to dredge Meighan Creek

Province says yes, after two years of work by city, to dredge creek for flood mitigation

Vernon, Enderby receive emergency preparedness funding

Two of six communities recently approved for share of $3 million

UPDATED: Car ablaze near Armstrong Monday morning; one person airlifted to hospital

Emergency personnel respond to scene near Specialty Steel Fabricators and Design

Lake Country family sad they can’t keep their pet chickens

The district doesn’t allow chickens in urban residential zones

UPDATED: Vernon arsonist sentenced to nearly three years

William Munton sentenced for seven fires in Vernon betwen June and Oct. 2014

Prince Rupert cleared to end boil water notice

City has downgraded from boil water notice to a water quality advisory after six weeks

Coldstream woman escapes serious injury after vehicle crashes into home

Incident happened Thursday before 5:30 p.m. on Kalview Drive in Coldstream

Downtown Vernon Association to appear before council

Organization invited to update council on its mandate after being lambasted in Vernon meeting

Homelessness topic of Vernon gathering

Members of business community, social planning and service providers to meet Feb. 6 to talk issues

North Okanagan project open house draws crowd

More than 130 attend North Okanagan Wastewater Recovery Project gathering to learn about plans

New Vernon recreation facilities part of study

City of Vernon agrees to spend up to $100,000 on study as per Greater Vernon master recreation plan

Public meeting set on North Okanagan cannabis facility application

Green Amber will host public info session Jan. 31, 4 p.m., at Lumby’s White Valley Community Centre

Coldstream, Lumby woodstove exchange continues

The Provincial Woodstove Exchange Program remains in 2019