Death

Sue and Gil Dumoulin make baby burial clothes and caskets to help parents grieve. (Twila Amato - Black Press Media)

WATCH: Okanagan couple helps families mourn loss of infants

The caskets are currently available in Kelowna and Penticton

Sue and Gil Dumoulin make baby burial clothes and caskets to help parents grieve. (Twila Amato - Black Press Media)
Salmon Arm’s Dr. Fiona McLellan, part of the Shuswap’s palliative care team, suggests people consider having a conversation with loved ones about advanced care planning, what would be important to them at end of life. (Martha Wickett - Salmon Arm Observer)

Shuswap doctor suggests ways to best talk about making end-of-life plans

Physician emphasizes it’s not about doom and gloom, but making use of time at home

Salmon Arm’s Dr. Fiona McLellan, part of the Shuswap’s palliative care team, suggests people consider having a conversation with loved ones about advanced care planning, what would be important to them at end of life. (Martha Wickett - Salmon Arm Observer)
Air ambulance flew a boy from a Lumby home to Kelowna General Hospital, where he died Sunday, April 5. (Black Press file photo)

RCMP probe sudden death of Lumby child

8 year old flown to Kelowna General Hospital and died hours later

Air ambulance flew a boy from a Lumby home to Kelowna General Hospital, where he died Sunday, April 5. (Black Press file photo)
A police investigation continues following a sudden death at a Vernon motel on Friday, Feb. 28, 2020. The death is being treated as suspicious. (Brendan Shykora - Morning Star)

Police quiet on probe into suspicious Vernon motel death

RCMP officer says on-site investigation will ‘hopefully’ be concluding by Tuesday night

A police investigation continues following a sudden death at a Vernon motel on Friday, Feb. 28, 2020. The death is being treated as suspicious. (Brendan Shykora - Morning Star)
Alexandre Labonté was an avid outdoorsman. (Facebook photo)

Community mourns Revelstoke snowmobiler death

Alexandre Labonté was an avid sledder and mountain biker

  • Feb 18, 2020
Alexandre Labonté was an avid outdoorsman. (Facebook photo)
Missing snowmobiler near Revelstoke found dead

Missing snowmobiler near Revelstoke found dead

B.C. Coroners Service is investigating cause of the man’s ‘sudden death’

Missing snowmobiler near Revelstoke found dead
Armstrong Spallumcheen Chamber of Commerce board president Peter Rotzetter, left, has passed away. (Roger Knox - Morning Star)

Armstrong chamber president, community pillar passes

Chamber of Commerce president Peter Rotzetter will be missed by many

Armstrong Spallumcheen Chamber of Commerce board president Peter Rotzetter, left, has passed away. (Roger Knox - Morning Star)
(Black Press Media files)

Caregiver, society charged in death of developmentally disabled B.C. woman

The victim was not given the ‘necessities of life,’ police said

(Black Press Media files)