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Curtis Sagmoen pleads not guilty to allegedly threatening sex worker with a gun

North Okanagan man Curtis Sagmoen accused of threatening sex worker with a gun

VIDEO: Close call with passing vehicle captured by dashcam on Highway 97

An Okanagan captures vehicle, passing on double soild line outside Peachland, on dash camera

Fire destroys Lumby couple’s home

Three fire departments called out to Saturday night blaze

Vernon power pole fire
Neighbour delivers pleasant surprise
Thieves steal potted plants from Vernon residence
Thieves steal potted plants from Vernon residence

3 vehicle accident closes one lane on Vernon’s 25th Avenue

The extent of injuries is unknown at this time

Firefighters gain control over wildfire burning near Merritt

A wet and soggy weekend helped fire crews working to combat a number of Okanagan fires

Vernon Winter Carnival gets extra funding ahead of 60th anniversary

The Vernon Winter Carnival Society has received a grant for $150,000 over the next two years

Custom dog harness returned to blind Vernon man

The community rallied together to locate the specialized harness

Ride for Rwanda races from Vernon to Eagle Bay and back for 10th year

The 10th annual Lake2Lake Ride for Rwanda kicks off in Vernon Sept. 14

Truck crashes into wheelchair-accessible van in Vernon

Witness said the truck looked to be speeding north as the van was pulling into Dairy Queen

Okanagan Valley cracks top-10 list of scenic fall destinations

The Valley ranked 6th in USA TODAY’s list and was the only Canadian region recognized

Mobile studio offers filmmaking experience to North Okanagan First Nations

Participants will create their own movies in a trailer packed with cutting-edge equipment

Peachland beats out Armstrong for water conservation contest

Peachland declared 2019 Make Water Work Community Champions in fun contest with important undertone

Man pulls knife on kids at Lumby basketball courts

Around 30 youths were present at the time of the incident: RCMP

Blind Vernon man loses special dog harness

Friends are reaching out on social media seeking community’s assistance

Summer isn’t quite over for Vernon’s SilverStar Mountain Resort

Vernon Mountain Bikers can ride SilverStar for 2 more weekends

861,870 pounds of food later, North Okanagan’s Gleaners needs your help

More Vernon volunteers required to meet goal of 13-million portions of soup mix

Valve leak leaves areas of Silver Star Mountain without water

Water should be turned back on around 6 p.m., be sure to let water run until it’s clear before using

Cyclist struck by vehicle in Vernon

Cyclist transported to hospital with minor injuries