Lisa VanderVelde

Locals step up for cancer ride

A two-day, 200-kilometre bike ride might seem like an impossible feat but compared to fighting cancer it’s just like riding a bike

Mayor to investigate more boat patrols

Coldstream Mayor Jim Garlick concerned about the increased traffic on Kalamalka Lake

Coldstream calls for petition on parking

The District of Coldstream is stepping away from the no parking zone proposal on Ormsby Road in front of Sovereign Park.

Teens urged to become fit

Ladies World Gym is hoping local teenage girls between the ages of 12 to 17 will experience a summer of fitness.

Midsummer’s paints a picturesque eve

The Vernon Public Art Gallery’s 29th annual Midsummer’s Eve of the Arts raised $48,000

Vernon firefighters battle blaze

Flames engulf building on 48th Avenue Tuesday night

Local designer follows her dreams

Cutting fabric in a family friend’s garage in Vernon is worlds away from where Raji Aujla was six months ago.

Smiles abound at Fulton Secondary grad

Polson Park was transformed into a sea of smiles, beautiful dresses and smart tuxedos by the Clarence Fulton graduation class of 2015

Career path makes new impression

Couple tackle new challenges by purchasing Vernon's Caufields Engraving

Lab recovers from rattlesnake bite

Evening stroll through Kal Park with their chocolate labs took an unexpected turn when Nicola and John Shanks noticed dog limping

Pooches pampered at self-serve wash

Scott Ramey and Thérese Charette recently took over as owners of Bosley’s by Pet Valu

Breast cancer battle goes digital

Vernon Jubilee Hospital unveils new digital mammography machine to help in the battle against breast cancer

No timeouts in 30 minute challenge

The 30 MInute HIt teaches kickboxing, boxing and self-defence skills in Vernon

Players share love of the game

Bob Ferguson Memorial Super League Tournament players show heart

New Vernon salon opens its doors

Katie Matheson is the proud owner of Spruce Salon and Spa, an Aveda Concept Salon, on 30th Avenue.

Reaching new heights

Climbing enthusiast helps dust off and revamp hidden gem in school - rock climbing wall

Farmers market bountiful in winter

Check out a photo page on the Vernon Indoor Farmers Market in the Feb. 22 Morning Star

New Royalty Crowned

Alicia Hill-Turner is named Queen Silver Star the 55th and Hannah Vaz is named Princess Silver Star.

Learning the tricks of the trades

The goal is simple. Get tools in the hands of students at an early age so that they are thinking of trades as an option for the future.

Fire breaks out in BX home

The BX-Swan Lake Fire Department attend a house fire on Pearson Road Friday.