Richard Rolke

Santa visits Lumby

Santa Claus will be the special guest at the Lumby Christmas Light Up Sunday

Affordable housing pursued in tight market

The overall vacancy rate for Vernon in October was 1.5 per cent, down from 1.9 per cent during the same month in 2016

Downtown Vernon hosts events

There is Shop Local Day and the Hot Chocolate Challenge Saturday

Duties handed to Vernon council

Mayor Akbal Mund has named representatives to a number of boards and committees for 2018

Lake access developed

Vernon is moving ahead with expanded lake access but not as much as first anticipated.

Light Up a holiday success

The downtown Vernon Light Up was one of the largest events in recent history

North Westside director travels

The Regional District of Central Okanagan board has agreed to Wayne Carson attending conferences

B.C. Conservatives demand pot rules

The party is demanding the BC NDP government include education on the dangers of cannabis

BEYOND THE HEADLINE: Statistics aren’t everything

One has to wonder if anyone from Maclean's has ever been to the North Okanagan before?

Enderby celebrates Christmas

The community's Traditional Christmas Celebrations takes place Friday, Saturday and Sunday

More police for Vernon

On Wednesday, city council approved the 2018 RCMP budget, which includes six additional officers

Big bucks for Vernon transit

Council has approved a transit expansion plan for 2018, which includes 7,000 extra service hours a year and changes to most routes

Vernon pesticide ban urged

Group urges council to restrict the use of cosmetic or non-essential pesticides on private and public land

Vernon sells old reservoir

Council has sold the 19.6-acre McMechan Reservoir at 901 39th Ave. to Vernon Reservoir Developments for $6.49 million

Speeding

In a recent issue, a reader was recommending photo radar for Vernon because he saw it in an Alberta city.

Nordic skiing starts early

Silver Star Mountain Resort will be opening for cross-country skiing, snowshoeing and fat biking Friday

Lumby reviews reconciliation

Lumby is considering whether it should support the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

Economic vision unfolds

Enderby council has received a report from a consulting firm putting together an economic development plan

More snow is falling

As of Friday morning, there is a snowfall warning in effect for the North Okanagan and Shuswap regions

UPDATED: Snowfall warning cancelled

As of Friday morning, there had been a snowfall warning in effect for the North Okanagan and Shuswap regions