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Vernon man killed working on vehicle

RCMP investigating death of a man at a business Friday morning on 34th Street

North Westside power outage cancelled because of frigid weather

The work to upgrade the electrical distribution system is now postponed to an undetermined date.

North Westside power outage impacts water utilities

B.C. Hydro upgrades require a planned outage Wednesday from 6 a.m. to about 6 p.m.

Silver Star opens for alpine skiing

Silver Star Mountain Resort will be open for alpine skiing and boarding starting Wednesday.

Major upgrade starts for Killiney Beach water system

Residents along Winchester Road will be the first affected as construction takes place weekdays

Lights, camera, action for Okanagan film studio

Okanagan Studios has officially opened its doors in the old Far West building on Highway 6 in Vernon

Smoking banned in Lake Country public spaces

As of Jan. 5, a prohibition on smoking in public places will come into force.

Dreaming of visiting China? Win a trip of a lifetime!

You could win an all-inclusive tour through Beijing, Xi’an, Shanghai and Suzhou next spring valued at $2500!

UPDATE: Teen girl dies after double stabbing at Abbotsford Senior Secondary

Police arrest male suspect in the school; second victim in stable condition in hospital

Kal Tire provides major boost for rail trail

Garage sale brings in significant funds for recreational corridor

Grizzly bears relocated from Cherryville

Conservation officers urged residents to take action on livestock, fruit and garbage

O’Keefe Ranch working with RCMP after actors attacked

One corn maze volunteer sustained serious injuries to their hand

Okanagan Indian Band pursues solar power

The band will receive $18,000 through the B.C. First Nations Clean Energy Business Fund

Clock ticking on rail trail matching funds

Since Oct. 1, when a matching campaign began, $126,000 has been raised.

End of the line for railway track removal

Construction of the trail between Coldstream and Kelowna could begin in the spring

Vernon’s Kal Tire inks relationship with UBC

Kal Tire’s mining tire group and the University of B.C. have formed a research partnership

Lake Country reducing greenhouse gas emissions

A level two award recognizes the district’s completion of a corporate carbon inventory

Okanagan band pursues legal action over explosives

The band has filed a civil claim in the Supreme Court of B.C. against the attorney general of Canada

‘Happy memories, incredibly grateful’: Prince William’s parting words to Canada

Heartfelt thank you, touching farewell as Royal tour ends for Duke and Duchess of Cambridge

Bryan Adams brings The Get Up Tour to Penticton

Multi-platinum recording artist Bryan Adams is performing in Penticton at the South Okanagan Events Centre.