Vernon Morning Star

Youth sentenced in Kelowna Canada Day killing

Young woman pleaded guilty to lesser assault charge, sentenced to 15-month intensive support and supervision program

  • Jan 20, 2021

‘Affordable’ apartments hot topic in Armstrong

Public hearing to reconvene next Monday to hear out residents' concerns about rezoning greenspace

  • Jan 19, 2021

28 more cases of COVID-19 linked to Big White cluster

More than 200 cases have been identified since the cluster was announced

  • Jan 19, 2021

Bidding open for design of Vernon’s city centre park

City requests proposals for design services after more than 1,000 residents submit feedback

  • Jan 19, 2021

Impaired driver pulled off Vernon road thanks to public tip

RCMP Drug Recognition Expert called in for assistance in investigation of Coldstream man

  • Jan 19, 2021

Man arrested after hours-long standoff in Kelowna

RCMP surrounded a home on Leathead Road, Monday night

  • Jan 19, 2021

Moose chases two people near Vernon school

Conservation and dog control attending to the situation

Several ‘owners’ claim lost Vernon dog as theirs

'Dumped' dog being kept in foster care until rightful owner can provide evidence of ownership

Okanagan cleanup task force helps ticket 60 people for illegally dumping in 2020

The crew assisted in getting about 60 illegal dumpers ticketed

  • Jan 18, 2021

PHOTOS: Vernon’s hidden handmade furniture store

Owners of Shahi Pakwan Indian restaurant opened the South Asian furniture store in December 2020

  • Jan 17, 2021

Resident of Vernon’s Heron Grove retirement home tests positive for COVID-19

Interior Health has not declared an outbreak at the facility

  • Jan 17, 2021

Vernon Search and Rescue responds after family gets UTV stuck on SilverStar trails

The family activated their SOS beacon around 3 p.m. once they realized they could be facing a night alone in the mountains

  • Jan 17, 2021

‘Biggest bobcat I’ve ever seen’: Vernon-area photographer

Photographer Carla Hunt captures wild cat on camera

  • Jan 16, 2021

Enderby chamber proposes new rural e-business training program

The program would help rural-area businesses expand using online tools and insights

  • Jan 16, 2021

Okanagan actor lands role in WW II movie

Evan-Riley Brown, from Lake Country, cast in production labelled as hybrid of a feature film and documentary called Journey To Royal: a WW II Rescue Mission.

Sinkhole slows Vernon traffic

Lakeshore Road has been reduced to single-lane alternating traffic Saturday

  • Jan 16, 2021

‘She was everyone’s caretaker’: Salmon Arm mother of six remembered

GoFundMe campaign exceeds goal already for family involved in deadly crash near Enderby

  • Jan 15, 2021

Bestselling author to be keynote presenter at Vernon event

The Shack author Paul Young to join with Emily Dahl Foundation for summer Fireside Chat

  • Jan 15, 2021

Catch a Yeti in downtown Vernon

Literacy Week celebrated with first ever Story-Window Walk

Pandemic postpones parade, heart of Vernon Winter Carnival

Interior Health says no to one of B.C.'s only winter parades