Vernon Morning Star

Snow smashes through bedroom wall at Big White

Heavy snow fell from a roof on Monday afternoon crashing through a home

  • Mar 2, 2021

 

Supportive housing gives former homeless Vernon couple hope

'This building has helped us become stable and without it we'd probably still be out in the streets'

 

Vernon Vipers, BCHL help out local charities

New initiative by Shaw Communications will benefit North Okanagan Youth and Family Services Society

  • Mar 2, 2021

 

Armstong almost-nonagenarian still picking on 73-year-old guitar

Albert Boehler, who turns 90 in a month, bought a Martin acoustic guitar in 1951 and plays it today

COVID exposure at Vernon elementary school

Interior Health reporting exposure Feb. 19 and 22 at Beairsto

COVID outbreak at Vernon’s Noric House declared over

10 deaths were linked to the outbreak at long-term care facility

  • Mar 1, 2021

Emotional testimony from accused Kelowna Canada Day killer’s friend in manslaughter trial

'I confronted him, and he admitted to me that he stabbed someone,' says accused killer's former housemate

  • Mar 1, 2021

Grant allows Columbia Shuswap Regional District to finish housing reports

Study toidentify issues such as affordability and accessibility specific to Areas B, D and F

  • Mar 1, 2021

Historic Vernon cinema rolling into society’s hands

Okanagan Screen Arts Society will take over and run with volunteers the Towne Cinema starting June 1

  • Mar 1, 2021

Till stolen from Lumby poutinerie

WTF broken into in broad daylight seven weeks after grand opening

  • Mar 1, 2021

Travelling art kit a hit in North Okanagan schools

Art Gallery's new Regional Reach program delivers art education to the classrooms

UBCO introduces another reading break in November

The break only affects the Okanagan campus

  • Mar 1, 2021

Vernon MLA examining role of police

Harwinder Sandhu a member of special committee on reforming the police act

Vernon street closed for repairs

41st Avenue sewer work requires temporary closure March 3

Vernon-based Tolko contest features northern winner

Student from Dawson Creek beats out entries Canada-wide for Orange Shirt Day design contest win

  • Mar 1, 2021

Kelowna flight potentially exposed to COVID-19

Third case on a local flight this month, compared to 14 through January

  • Feb 28, 2021

Okanagan helicopter rescue teams called to retrieve injured sledder at Greystokes

Vernon and Central Okanagan Search and Rescue help load injured man into waiting helicopter

Okanagan to host virtual wedding fair

Okanagan wine country is No. 1 destination for weddings - online event set for March 27

  • Feb 28, 2021

Petition calls for government to allow B.C. Hockey League to start playing

Launched by former NHL player Garry Valk

  • Feb 28, 2021

Vernon history in pictures

A look at the opening of a trail running from Vernon to Kelowna

  • Feb 28, 2021