Barry Gerding

New BCFGA president well prepared for new task

Oliver orchardist Pinder Dhaliwal has been BCFGA vice-president for five years

Outgoing BCFGA president passes torch of leadership

Fred Steele optimistic about future for Okanagan fruit growing industry

A $5 million boost for Okanagan fruit growers

The Tree Fruit Competitiveness Fund was announced to help update aging farming equipment, infrastructure

Minimum wage increase hampers Okanagan fruit growers

No consultation for implementation of wage changes

Orchardists expand deer cull request

Control measure to also include coyotes and bears

IH declares an end to meningococcal disease outbreak

No additional cases reported since Dec. 28, 2017

BCWF’s steelhead extinction fears confirmed

Endangered wildlife status for Thompson River watershed endorsed

Internal review of the province’s response to floods is complete

Vernon engineer assesses decisions in lead-up to 2017 floods

No negotiations on U.S. lumber duties

B.C. Forests minister says government resigned to winning legal process

How can we change the public discussion on drug addiction?

To fight the opioid epidemic will take altering people’s thoughts around drug abuse

IH works to improve management staff morale

Ongoing process to resolve issues proceeding

Vernon Search & Rescue find lost snowmobiler

Male, 19, went missing in Hunter’s Range area near Enderby

Aiming to give Shuswap families a ‘home away from home’

JoeAnna’s House fundraising campaign to develop accomodation for people who need to be close to KGH.

One fatality in Highway 97 collision in Vernon

Two vehicles involved in crash that has halted traffic

Ice sculpting trio headed to Quebec Winter Carnival

Silver Star 2017 ice sculpture winners qualify for national competition.

Okanagan losing battle to preserve wetlands

Political will called for to create and enforce mitigation standards

Interior Health managers voice discontent

Negative comments about work culture aimed at CEO Chris Mazurkewich.

JoeAnna’s House fundraising campaign reaches $4.5 million

Offering ‘home away from home’ for families of KGH patients

Livestock watering regulation changes proposed

Public input sought from public, First Nations and stakeholders

Vernon Crisis Line seeks volunteers

Hope is for at least 12 volunteers to take crisis line training