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Suspicious pallet fire doused

Vernon Fire Rescue Services extinguished the small fire within minutes of arriving on the scene

Vernon’s first grass fire of 2019 sparked early

Fire near L&A, McLennan Road was estimated to be 100 metres by 100 metres in size

Downtown Vernon safety concerns ‘nothing we didn’t already know’

Report from Business Improvement Area meeting fails to impress a couple city councillors

Vehicle crashes into cliff in Coldstream

Highway 6 incident between Vernon and Lumby Wednesday afternoon

Chamber insists on community input for Vernon OD prevention site

“There isn’t sufficient community involvement in identifying a suitable location for a prevention site or if such a facility is even needed in the community,” Chamber president

Truck plows into multiple vehicles in Vernon, witness claims

A witness said multiple vehicles were hit Wednesday afternoon in Vernon

‘It would have killed him’: Teen cyclist avoids injury after hitching a ride on semi

Vernon police said the incident, known as skitching, could have had fatal consequences

Dust advisory looms over Vernon

Despite a brief respite, the dust advisory is back

Grassfire in the South Okanagan serves as reminder to be vigilant

Second grassfire this month in Oliver as B.C. prepares for wildfire season to ramp up

Cameras being set up to catch illegal dumpers in the South Okanagan

The Penticton Indian Band is getting tough with illegal dumpers following incident Saturday night

UPDATE: Vernon road closed after crash reopens, traffic resumes normally

The accident occurred at 30th Street and 32nd Avenue around 6:40 a.m. Wednesay morning

New fireworks location sparked in Vernon

Polson Park proposed for 2019 Canada Day fireworks display

Vernon city council grant applications accepted

Applications to the Council Discretionary Grant Program are being accepted until April 30, 2019.

Display to shine a light on overdose deaths in Interior Health region

Display will travel to Penticton, Kelowna, Vernon and Kamloops

Dog owners warned to keep a leash on pets in Vernon

City will be ticketing dogs off-leash in restricted areas

‘Planet of the Geese’: Vernon parks a muck with goose poop

Off leash dogs proposed as a suggestion to cleaning up the mess

Vernon politicians not all happy about possible OD prevention site

Possible Overdose Prevention Site to open in the summer of fall of 2019

RV lifestyle comes to the Okanagan

BC Interior RV Show returns to Penticton for the eighth year

  • Mar 25, 2019