Vernon Morning Star

Police on the hunt for armed home intruder in Vernon

A BX-area resident found the suspect, allegedly armed with a firearm, in their garage Friday morning

  • Jan 12, 2021

Polson skating rink proposal sharpened

City of Vernon investigating costs of constructing rink amid plans for a new $90 million rec centre

Travel question irks Vernon councillors

City questioning council's whereabouts on behalf of media outlet deemed inappropriate

  • Jan 12, 2021

Vernon curlers returning to Brier

Jim Cotter and Rick Sawatsky, and teammates Steve Laycock and Andrew Nerpin, named B.C. reps

Vernon fired up for propane pits in park

Residents could be able to bring their own fires down to Polson Park from Jan. 25-April 5

Vernon home featured in B.C. lottery

Houses in Vernon and Okanagan Falls among grand prize choice in Choices Lottery supporting BCCHF

  • Jan 12, 2021

24-7 access to downtown Vernon washrooms may be reconsidered

Vandalism, misuse behind councillor's inquiry regarding downtown portable loos

  • Jan 11, 2021

Affordable apartments on Armstrong’s agenda

If second reading goes ahead, project will go to public hearing

  • Jan 11, 2021

Anderson Way traffic change impacts Vernon motorists

Work in the area will close westbound lane for a few hours the morning of Jan. 12

  • Jan 11, 2021

Armstrong council to peruse revised golf course plan

Development at Royal York Golf Course now calling for 135 lots, down from 175

  • Jan 11, 2021

More Christmas lights could shine on Vernon highway

City councillor proposes more holiday lighting for future winter season

  • Jan 11, 2021

Narrow miss at World Cup medal for Vernon biathlete

Emma Lunder and partner were sixth in mixed relay event at World Cup stop in Germany

  • Jan 11, 2021

Vernon care home records fifth COVID-19 death

Heritage Square mourns loss, Noric House outbreak grows

Vernon football star to showcase talent in front of scouts

Ben Hladik of UBC selected among 104 players to attend College Gridiron Showcase in Texas

One person killed in highway collision near Enderby

Two-vehicles collide between Armstrong and Enderby Saturday night, Jan. 9

  • Jan 10, 2021

RCMP pay another visit to Kelowna church already fined for defying public health orders

Neither RCMP nor Kelowna Harvest Fellowship has confirmed whether the church was fined a second time

  • Jan 10, 2021

Vernon gas prices no longer lowest in B.C.

Price of regular jumps 20 cents/litre at most outlets

  • Jan 10, 2021

Vernon history in pictures

No masks required in 1913, but council still cleaned up pretty well

  • Jan 10, 2021

Vernon trails group encourages snowshoe activity

Ribbons of Green says sport is a great way to enjoy winter and the many trails available locally

  • Jan 10, 2021

Coldstream generator found with stolen tiny home

Among items from property south of Boston Bar was something from the North Okanagan