Lake Country Calendar

Greater Vernon senior cycling program wheels into second year

Special 'trishaws' saw 500 rides and 4,200 kilometres in debut year

 

HERGOTT: Idiocy of distracted driving

Paul Hergott is a personal injury lawyer based in West Kelowna

  • Feb 26, 2020

 

Alleged racially-motivated vandalism concerns Penticton Chinese community

Chinese community worried fear surrounding COVID-19 coronavirus a cause for discrimination.

  • Feb 25, 2020

 

Child in hospital following fatal crash that killed father, sibling on B.C. highway

The family was travelling from Southern Alberta

  • Feb 25, 2020

Closing down: One less Starbucks in Vernon

Seattle-based coffee giant says last cup of joe served is part of regular business

  • Feb 25, 2020

Coaches take on players to honour Vernon volleyball player

Vernon Sky Club hosting event with proceeds to the Emily Dahl Foundation

  • Feb 25, 2020

Construction for new $6.6 million Lake Country Firehall to start this summer

District councillors voted to approve funding for project back in 2018

  • Feb 25, 2020

Financial expert to help South Okanagan school board with substantial deficit

The board of trustees for School District 67 will hire outside help to deal with budget concerns

  • Feb 25, 2020

Fire crews battle large blaze in West Kelowna

Reports of multiple structures on fire in the Colleen Road area

  • Feb 25, 2020

Kelowna man charged after naked driver leads RCMP on hit-and-run spree

A Kelowna man has been charged with numerous offences

  • Feb 25, 2020

Man accused of attacking Penticton doctor has charges dropped by Crown

Charges against Gregory Nield for alleged attack on a psychiatrist at PRH stayed by Crown

  • Feb 25, 2020

UPDATE: RCMP confirm arrests at blockade after court injunction served

Protest held in solidarity with Wet'suwet'en First Nation regarding RCMP, LNG pipeline

  • Feb 25, 2020

Vernon golf course sinks construction of new clubhouse

Owners at The Rise are in a dispute with City of Vernon over tax assessment

  • Feb 25, 2020

Vernon tennis star Vasek Popisil named Best of BC winner

Sport BC honours tennis star for his comeback season after back surgery

  • Feb 25, 2020

Man sentenced for sexually assaulting woman while partying in Revelstoke

The man must now be registered as a sex offender for 10 years

  • Feb 24, 2020

Vernon protest draws close to 40 people

Earth Strike Vernon holds peaceful rally in support of Wet'suwet'en people and land

Goose cull proposed in Vernon

Three options to manage bird populations in popular parks pitched to councillors

  • Feb 21, 2020

Lake Country approves 5.88 per cent property tax increase

The average home assessed at $711,000 will have to pay an extra $123 per year

  • Feb 21, 2020

Pawsative Pups: You have a new puppy, now what?

Lisa Davies is a new columnist for Black Press who writes about dog training

  • Feb 21, 2020

Prolific offenders from Alberta lead RCMP on chase from Kelowna to Abbotsford

Men first reported in Chilliwack ending with allegedly stolen vehicle in an Abbotsford pond

  • Feb 21, 2020