Vernon Morning Star

Dragon’s Den star Arlene Dickinson to speak at Kelowna entrepreneur summit

Twenty-four entrepreneurs still remain in Accelerate Okanagan's 2021 OKGN Angel Summit

  • Feb 10, 2021

Homeless, senior and starter housing builds in Vernon

Projects coming at a time when it is increasingly difficult for many to afford a roof over their head

Kelowna officials warn against anti-COVID protests ahead of planned ‘mega rally’

Those protesting COVID-19 restrictions and measures in Kelowna have received a message from the city's leaders

  • Feb 10, 2021

Overdue Vernon hospital expansion to remedy mental health bed shortages

Interior Health seeking bids for concept plan for mental health and substance use facility

  • Feb 10, 2021

Police nab suspected drunk driver speeding through Vernon

35-year-old man caught going 161 km/hr on Highway 97 north of Vernon

  • Feb 10, 2021

Two deaths, 46 new COVID-19 cases in Interior Health

Vernon and Kamloops deaths reported, with additional outbreaks in these communities

Vernon connections on Canada Olympic men’s hockey management team

Vernon native Ken Holland and ex-Vernon Lakers forward Scott Salmond named to team for Beijing 2022

  • Feb 10, 2021

Vernon nature centre launches online learning program

Nature-based lessons created for teachers based on B.C. science curriculum

  • Feb 10, 2021

Vernon retirement residence hit with COVID case

Interior Health says one resident tested positive

  • Feb 10, 2021

Animal group takes aim at Vernon’s goose cull

Animal Alliance of Canada urging city to reconsider

Compost collection plan ripens in Vernon

Household program pushed forward, grant dependent

COVID-19 confirmed at Armstrong Elementary

Potential exposure dates are listed as Feb. 1, 3, 4 and 5

  • Feb 9, 2021

Dip in kindness meter donations boosted by Vernon councillor

COVID blamed for 80 per cent drop in support for orange sidewalk meters

First dust advisory of 2021 continues in Vernon

Air quality impacted by road dust, impacting those with respiratory conditions, including COVID

Former Kelowna pimp released on day parole

Simon Rypiak was convicted in 2019 of running a prostitution ring in Kelowna

  • Feb 9, 2021

Goose cull on target for Vernon

Tight timeline as city prepares to rid beaches of hundreds of birds

Kelowna ready to back bid for 2026 BC Summer Games

If the bid is accepted, it would mark the fourth time Kelowna has been chosen to host the event

  • Feb 9, 2021

LETTER: York plan a win-win for Armstrong

Former MP Darrel Stinson applauds golf course development proposal

  • Feb 9, 2021

North Okanagan public safety, environmental groups get government grants

Vernon Search and Rescue, Restorative Justice and New Beginnings societies each get funding

  • Feb 9, 2021

Province pauses plans to log Rose Swanson Mountain area in Armstrong

Decision comes after local government, 23,000 residents voiced opposition

  • Feb 9, 2021