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Dawn Low is the first female CAO for the City of Revelstoke. (Jocelyn Doll/Revelstoke Review file)

Armstrong welcomes new CAO

Dawn Low previously served as CAO in Revelstoke since 2019

Dawn Low is the first female CAO for the City of Revelstoke. (Jocelyn Doll/Revelstoke Review file)
The Vernon Public Art Gallery’s Riot on the Roof returns Aug. 21, 2021. (Vernon Public Art Gallery photo)

Artists wanted for Vernon gallery’s parkade party

Riot on the Roof returns to the Neon Gardens for 13th year this August

The Vernon Public Art Gallery’s Riot on the Roof returns Aug. 21, 2021. (Vernon Public Art Gallery photo)
Fire truck.
Fire truck.
A heavy police presence was spotted at the EconoLodge Thursday, June 10, 2021. (Sheldon Lee - contributed)
A heavy police presence was spotted at the EconoLodge Thursday, June 10, 2021. (Sheldon Lee - contributed)

Police standoff at Vernon motel

Armed officers, police dogs and armoured vehicles seen Thursday morning

A heavy police presence was spotted at the EconoLodge Thursday, June 10, 2021. (Sheldon Lee - contributed)
A heavy police presence was spotted at the EconoLodge Thursday, June 10, 2021. (Sheldon Lee - contributed)
Gas at Petro Canada on 25th Avenue jumps to 145.9 a litre Wednesday, June 9, 2021. (Roger Knox - Vernon Morning Star)

Jump at the pump for Vernon motorists

Fuel prices vary from 126.1 to 145.9 in area

Gas at Petro Canada on 25th Avenue jumps to 145.9 a litre Wednesday, June 9, 2021. (Roger Knox - Vernon Morning Star)
No winner was declared in Tuesday's $70-million Lotto Max draw. (Photo courtesy of BCLC)

$500K win for Lotto Max ticketholder in Vernon

$1M prize to be shared with PlayNow.com winner

No winner was declared in Tuesday's $70-million Lotto Max draw. (Photo courtesy of BCLC)
Emergency crews are on scene on Silver Star Road after a pickup truck rolled Wednesday morning (June 9). (Jennifer Smith - Vernon Morning Star)

Truck rolls on Silver Star Road in Vernon

No injuries reported in Wednesday morning incident

Emergency crews are on scene on Silver Star Road after a pickup truck rolled Wednesday morning (June 9). (Jennifer Smith - Vernon Morning Star)
Nearly $20,000 was raised in support of the Bailey family after the tragic loss of husband, father Scott, left, June 3, 2021. (GoFundMe)

Community rallies behind Vernon family after death of husband, father

GoFundMe sees nearly $20K raised in three days to support Scott Bailey’s wife, 3 kids

Nearly $20,000 was raised in support of the Bailey family after the tragic loss of husband, father Scott, left, June 3, 2021. (GoFundMe)
Nearly $20,000 was raised in support of the Bailey family after the tragic loss of husband, father Scott, left, June 3, 2021. (GoFundMe)

Community rallies behind Vernon family after death of husband, father

GoFundMe sees nearly $20K raised in three days to support Scott Bailey’s wife, 3 kids

Nearly $20,000 was raised in support of the Bailey family after the tragic loss of husband, father Scott, left, June 3, 2021. (GoFundMe)
Glenmore Road will be reduced to one lane each way due to paving work in the area. (Mabel Amber - Pixabay)

Pavement crack-sealing program underway in Vernon

Bella Vista, Okanagan Landing and Predator Ridge main targets of 2021 program

Glenmore Road will be reduced to one lane each way due to paving work in the area. (Mabel Amber - Pixabay)
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Noxious weed takes root in Coldstream

District aware of Garlic Mustard invasion, but onus on property owners to rid own lands

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Women make good leaders as they have natural and learned abilities that benefit workplaces. Women more naturally lean toward a cooperative, collaborative work environment rather than toward a top-down leadership model. (Pexels/Contributed)

Vernon women’s group says normalize gender parity

Need for more diverse, better model of leadership necessary for success in businesses: CFUW

Women make good leaders as they have natural and learned abilities that benefit workplaces. Women more naturally lean toward a cooperative, collaborative work environment rather than toward a top-down leadership model. (Pexels/Contributed)
Scott Bailey, 41, was last seen in Vernon May 31, 2021. (Facebook)

Missing Vernon dad found dead

Scott Bailey, 41, was reported missing May 31

Scott Bailey, 41, was last seen in Vernon May 31, 2021. (Facebook)
Mardan Lumber Sales on Highway 97 past Grandview Flats Road in Spallumcheen was destroyed in a fire June 3, 2021. (Kevin B Mcken photo)

Highway now fully reopened at scene of Spallumcheen lumber yard fire

Emergency crews, BC Hydro were on scene Friday following the yesterday’s blaze that left a local mill destroyed

Mardan Lumber Sales on Highway 97 past Grandview Flats Road in Spallumcheen was destroyed in a fire June 3, 2021. (Kevin B Mcken photo)
SilverStar Mountain Resort has reopened its bike parks Thursday, July 9, 2020. (Robb Thompson Photo)

$200K grant to boost SilverStar’s summer experience

Vernon’s ski resort to add new bike trail, enhance hiking trails

SilverStar Mountain Resort has reopened its bike parks Thursday, July 9, 2020. (Robb Thompson Photo)
Scott Bailey, 41, was last seen in Vernon May 31, 2021. (Facebook)

Search for missing Vernon man turns to mountains

Friends and family continue search efforts for father of three who was last seen May 31

Scott Bailey, 41, was last seen in Vernon May 31, 2021. (Facebook)
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The use of sprinkler in the regional district will be restricted during Stage 2 Watering Restriction.

No outdoor watering for Grindrod water customers

High turbidity, demand has plant operating at half speed

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The use of sprinkler in the regional district will be restricted during Stage 2 Watering Restriction.
Police, fire and ambulance responded to a pedestrian struck June 2, 2021. (Brendan Shykora - Vernon Morning Star)

Witnesses sought after woman hit by pickup truck in Vernon

Police continue to investigate situation that sends woman to hospital with serious injuries

Police, fire and ambulance responded to a pedestrian struck June 2, 2021. (Brendan Shykora - Vernon Morning Star)
The Downtown Vernon Association’s Sunshine Festival evolved into a one-day COVID-friendly festival set to run Saturday June 19. (Morning Star file)

Vernon to celebrate sunshine with one-day modified festival

Sunshine Day a nod to pre-pandemic festival of years past

The Downtown Vernon Association’s Sunshine Festival evolved into a one-day COVID-friendly festival set to run Saturday June 19. (Morning Star file)
Birthday girl Lexi Theissen celebrates her ninth birthday with her friends Jeffery Brown and Ryder Hornhardt at Atlantis Waterslides’ opening weekend Sunday afternoon. (Lisa VanderVelde/Morning Star)

Vernon’s waterslides eye Canada Day opening

COVID-19 restrictions remain in place as directed by provincial health orders

Birthday girl Lexi Theissen celebrates her ninth birthday with her friends Jeffery Brown and Ryder Hornhardt at Atlantis Waterslides’ opening weekend Sunday afternoon. (Lisa VanderVelde/Morning Star)