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Your morning news in 90: Sept. 6, 2018

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

Vernon endorses climate action revolving fund policy and projects

Revolving fund would support projects that provide measurable savings

Veteran Vernon councillor won’t seek re-election

Juliette Cunningham served three terms as councillor, and once ran for mayor, finishing second

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Kal Tire Place North opens
3rd Annual Lawn Days of Summer, hosted by JCI Vernon
RDNO holds referendum information campaign
Rotary Pier at Kal Lake safety

Lumby seeks more affordable housing

Staff to submit application for grant funding through BC Housing for project

Large Vernon grad party results in no issues: RCMP

Patrols conducted by RCMP Sept. 4 result in little to no issues

Vernon neighbourhood development gets official green light

The Highlands of East Hill will feature more than 170 lots, variety of housing, increased traffic

Vernon excessive speeders dinged with excessive fines

RCMP nab two speeders going more than 60 km/h over posted speed limits

Armstrong arson suspect’s matter moves into New Year

Colette Leneveu will appear next in Vernon Law Courts April 17, 2019 for a pre-trial conference

Your morning news in 90: Sept. 5, 2018

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

Greater Vernon recreation master plan goes to officials

Report makes 30 recommendations in four categories based on input and feedback

Vernon Council votes down shopping cart ban

Vernon’s street-entrenched population can keep their shopping carts.

Lake Country residents rally for horses on Okanagan Rail Trail

A petition for horses presented to council Tuesday night gathered more than 1,000 signatures

Two Kelowna residents recognized for volunteerism

Garth Vickers and Jeannette Mergens to receive Sovereign’s Medal for Volunteers

  • Sep 4th, 2018

North Okanagan RCMP on watch for pre-grad parties

RCMP warn parents and students about unsanctioned parties

Photo of BC Wildfire Service unit gets thousands of reactions on Facebook

The BC Wildfire Service’s Stormriders have been battling the Shovel Lake wildfire

Charges pending after crash closes Highway 97A in Spallumcheen

Only minor injuries sustained by two people in four vehicle accident

Your morning news in 90: Sept. 4, 2018

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

Vernon School District sets record French immersion enrolment

More than 13 per cent of district students in French immersion