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Vernon hockey executive close to Cup win

Stacey Roest is the assistant general manager of the Tampa Bay Lightning

Stanley Cup within Vernon man’s reach

Dennis Holland has spent the past 18 years scouting for the Dallas Stars, seeking his first Cup ring

Vernon Vipers announce exhibition schedule

Snakes to play 12 games prior to December against Salmon Arm, West Kelowna and Penticton

Vernon BMX Club stuck at starting gate in 2020

COVID cancels club activities for first time since inception in 1982; hope for full return in 2021

Vernon Minor Football readies for 2020 season

Players still needed in all three divisions as league play will begin later in September

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Vernon Minor Football kicks off return-to-play training
Youth sports push-ups combined with Sean Hawthorne
Push up harder version with Sean Hawthorne
Push up easier version with Sean Hawthorne

Coldstream goalie preps for life on the Prairies

Austin Seibel, minor hockey’s 2020 Goalie of the Year, joins Saskatchewan’s Prairie Hockey Academy

Abbotsford’s Chase Claypool making NFL debut on Monday Night Football

Abby Senior grad suiting up with the Pittsburgh Steelers to take on New York Giants in Big Apple

Okanagan golf pros earn PGA of B.C. accolades

Professionals from two Vernon golf courses were recognized among the best in the Interior

Vernon venue amps up the Roster with indoor Spikeball, league

Roster Sports Club adds increasingly popular sport to its offerings, league slated for October start

Vernon chamber announced nominees for excellence awards

Voting to open Sept. 14 for People’s Choice Award

North Okanagan Knights join Chase, Kamloops in KIJHL cohort

Junior B hockey league announces regular-season structure for Nov. 13 debut

Vernon’s own Vasek out of open

Pospisil beaten by Australia’s Alex de Minaur in US Open tennis tournament

North Okanagan Knights add three in dispersal draft, trade veteran D-man

The KIJHL held draft of players from three teams who have opted out of 2020-21 season

Vernon’s Vasek Pospisil part of Canadian tennis history

Stunning five-set upset of 8th seed propels Pospisil into the fourth round at US Open

Vernon’s Vasek Pospisil tops fellow Canadian, advances to third round at US Open

Pospisil pulled off an upset versus Ontario’s Milos Raonic in New York

KIJHL delays season to Nov. 13; three teams opt out

The league will play a 30-game season without 100 Mile House, Spokane and Beaver Valley

Vernon’s Vasek Pospisil moves into second round at US Open

Canadian tennis star scores straight-sets win over German foe in Grand Slam tournament

Vernon golfer collects championship cash

Brady Stead wins $265 for 24th place finish in field of 99 at PGA of BC Championship

  • Aug 31, 2020

Vernon tennis star takes aim at US Open

Vasek Pospisil begins singles play Tuesday, Sept. 1, against a German opponent