Richard Rolke

Lumby pursues housing

Lumby officials are turning to Victoria to ease the housing crunch.

Blaze impacts mill jobs

Fire roared through the main production facility at Valley Wood in rural Lumby Tuesday afternoon.

MP wants law to protect firefighting equipment

North Okanagan-Shuswap MP wants offences mentioned in Criminal Code

Pet restrictions possible

Lumby may tighten the reins on how many pets residents can have

Vernon officials seek business input

Civic leaders are lacing up to hear from Vernon's business community.

Vernon transit may expand

Have your say today and tomorrow

Housing option is required

I have seen a lot in The Morning Star this year about the homeless in Vernon.

Oyama celebrates fall

The Oyama Fall Fair will be held Sept. 24 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the community hall

Lumby parks under review

It's not known if Lumby and Cherryville taxes will climb for parks and recreation.

Research looks at apple rot

An apple a day may keep the doctor away, but the mold on it could make you sick.

BEYOND THE HEADLINES: Liberals embrace new job

Transition isn't always easy, especially when you've been doing the same thing for years. All of a sudden you are faced with new experiences and you're not always sure how to react.

Vernon teacher reprimanded

A Vernon teacher has been reprimanded for classroom activities.

NDP budget panned

The NDP's financial strategy is drawing heavy fire from the opposition.

Smoky skies bulletin rescinded

Blue skies have returned across the Southern Interior.

Become more suicide aware

The Canadian Mental Health Association, in partnership with London Drugs, is urging British Columbians to ask about suicide

Enderby ponders economic development

Enderby officials are undecided on a regional focus on job creation.

Hazardous truck route stalled

A Vernon official is accusing bureaucracy of sending a planned hazardous truck route in circles.

There is hope beyond suicide

World Suicide Prevention Day takes place Sept. 10 at 7 p.m. at the Polson Park rose garden

Gymnastics facility inches towards resolution

RDNO has fiven third reading to a bylaw that would legalize the Okanagan Rhythmic Gymnastics Society on East Vernon Road

Gymnastics facility inches towards resolution

RDNO has fiven third reading to a bylaw that would legalize the Okanagan Rhythmic Gymnastics Society on East Vernon Road