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Vernon councillor takes aim at DVA, mayor

Scott Anderson upset two letters from Downtown Vernon Association placed on open agenda by mayor

Upgrades planned for Vernon’s Peanut Pool

A $2 million project for Lakeview Park would see the exisiting pool upgraded and a spray park added

Vernon hospital’s long wait for new scopes pays off

Through their annual Light A Bulb campaign, eight new colonoscopes were purchased

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

Vernon CEO appointed to U.S. board

Brad Thorlakson of Vernon-based Tolko to be Canada West rep on U.S. Softwood Lumber Board

BC school district wants an end to public circulation of test scores

Qualicum asks ministry what steps have been made to mask identity of schools, districts

VIDEO: Okanagan man surprised to find unusual suspect caught on video

Meldon Lutzer found something unusual with his house plant and then checked his cameras

Vernon Fire Rescue Services staff grows by two

Firefighter, emergency program coordinator hired by City of Vernon

Vernon overdose prevention site a priority: Interior Health

Interior Health admin confident facility will open in 2019

Vernon’s Voila Christmas display lives on at O’Keefe Ranch

O’Keefe Ranch will welcome all to the fundraiser in December

No injuries reported in Lake Country rollover

A truck rolled off the road in Oyama this morning

‘No’ respondents are the majority in national park reserve survey

The latest poll also shows that of those surveyed, 75 per cent would like to see a referenedum

Vernon cemetery has 30 years of capacity left: report

City of Vernon unveils cemetery master plan

Vernon murder suspect denied bail

One of two accused of murder will remain behind bars

Dog owners call for off-leash area at popular Vernon sports facility

Marshall Field is currently on-leash; dog owners want area between soccer fields and creek off-leash

Vernon firefighters knock down fully-engulfed car fire

Firefighters were called to the scene shortly after 7:30 a.m. Monday

UPDATE: Vernon serial arsonist sentencing delayed

The sentencing hearing for William Munton contiunes at 2 p.m. Friday in Vernon Supreme Court

B.C. dangerous offender in court for violating no-contact order, sends letter to victim

Wayne Belleville was shocked to see a letter addressed to him from his shooter, Ronald Teneycke

Armstrong healthcare society recruiting physician

One doctor moves to Australia; Haugen Healthcare Society looking to fill void