Staff Writer

A moose runs through the intersection of Mackenzie Avenue and First Street into Grizzly Plaza.

Moose on the loose!

Revelstoke are used to seeing bears wander around town — but a moose sighting is definitely not a common occurrence.

A moose runs through the intersection of Mackenzie Avenue and First Street into Grizzly Plaza.
David Glass is bringing the A.B. Project to Revelstoke on April 8-9.

International youth theatre workshop coming to Revelstoke

Revelstoke to host David Glass & his experimental youth theatre workshop about youth response to Norwegian terrorist Anders Breivik

David Glass is bringing the A.B. Project to Revelstoke on April 8-9.
Erin O'Toole

Conservative leadership candidate visits

Erin O’Toole will be at the local Conservative annual general meeting and a reception Saturday

Erin O'Toole
Kidston Elementary student Marcel Green (left) sat and interviewed NHL Hall of Famer Lanny McDonald for his school heritage fair project.

Lanny McDonald helps heritage project

Hockey Hall of Famer sits down for interview while in Vernon with Kidston Elementary student

Kidston Elementary student Marcel Green (left) sat and interviewed NHL Hall of Famer Lanny McDonald for his school heritage fair project.
Starlings are among the invasive species of concern in the Okanagan region.

Public session targets invasive invaders

The Invasive Species Council of B.C. will hold a public session Thursday at Vernon's Okanagan College

Starlings are among the invasive species of concern in the Okanagan region.
Okanagan Wild coach Dan Chetner stands behind Penticton Minor Lacrosse Association players Nash Moog

Wild sign six Penticton players prior to camp

The Okanagan Wild have filled six of its roster spots with Penticton players.

Okanagan Wild coach Dan Chetner stands behind Penticton Minor Lacrosse Association players Nash Moog
RCMP stopped the driver of this vehicle on Highway 97 north of Vernon.

Keep vehicles clear of snow

Vernon-North Okanagan RCMP remind motorists after pulling over a vehicle on Highway 97 with hardly any snow cleared from windshield

RCMP stopped the driver of this vehicle on Highway 97 north of Vernon.
Lisa Raitt

Conservative leadership candidate stops

Lisa Raitt will be at Vernon's Schubert Centre Friday from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m.

Lisa Raitt
Snow is blanketing the Okanagan and Shuswap regions Monday morning.

Snow creates challenging driving conditions

Compact snow with slippery sections reported on most major routes

Snow is blanketing the Okanagan and Shuswap regions Monday morning.
Joshua Saskiw

Alberta man wanted

RCMP: Joshua Saskiw has a warrant for trafficking in a controlled substance

Joshua Saskiw
Hunter's Range

Snowmobilers located by search crews

Snowmobilers were lost in the Hunter's Range area near Enderby and Sicamous

Hunter's Range
Avalanche Canada has issued a Special Public Avalanche Warning for the North Rockies and parts of the Cariboo and North Columbia forecast regions.

Avalanche Canada issues Special Public Avalanche Warning

Avalanche warning covers North Rockies and parts of Cariboo and North Columbia Mountains

Avalanche Canada has issued a Special Public Avalanche Warning for the North Rockies and parts of the Cariboo and North Columbia forecast regions.

Time to drive like it’s winter

On Monday morning, many Shuswap residents awoke to find another six inches or so of snow

Sylvia Lindgren will represent the NDP in the Shuswap constituency in the May provincial election.

NDP candidate acclaimed in Shuswap constituency

Sylvia Lindgren will take on Liberal incumbent Greg Kyllo in May's election

Sylvia Lindgren will represent the NDP in the Shuswap constituency in the May provincial election.

Resolve to prioritize loved ones

New Year’s resolutions, they say, are destined to be broken.

We remember: Cadet Daniel Zazzi of the 1787 Rocky Mountain Rangers stands at attention during the Remembrance Day Ceremony at the Salmon Arm Cenotaph.

Year In Review: November, December

• Shuswap Theatre took a big project under its umbrella. The theatre is featuring Mary Poppins for the first time.

We remember: Cadet Daniel Zazzi of the 1787 Rocky Mountain Rangers stands at attention during the Remembrance Day Ceremony at the Salmon Arm Cenotaph.
Northern lights: Observer photographer Evan Buhler captured a spectacular long-exposure image of the aurora borealis in Eagle Bay.

Year In Review: September, October

Turnout was up for the 119th Salmon Arm Fair. More than 10,000 people attended the Sept. 9 to 11 event.

Northern lights: Observer photographer Evan Buhler captured a spectacular long-exposure image of the aurora borealis in Eagle Bay.
Emergency dispatchers received some unusual phone calls in 2016.

Stuck gym lockers, job queries top 2016 list of reasons to not call 911

Non-emergency calls can delay the response to a legitimate emergency

Emergency dispatchers received some unusual phone calls in 2016.
Sparkles in the sky: A spectacular fireworks show wrapped up the day at the Blind Bay Canada Day celebration.

Year In Review: July, August

Happy Canada Day, eh? Local RV tour operators Michael and Carla Van Der Kraats say they were harassed and threatened through social media.

Sparkles in the sky: A spectacular fireworks show wrapped up the day at the Blind Bay Canada Day celebration.
Salmon Arm Secondary Grad: Darby McEachern-Corley shows her enthusiasm during the June graduation ceremony.

Year In Review: May, June

RCMP were asking for the public’s help in finding a missing 27-year-old woman with connections to Salmon Arm.

Salmon Arm Secondary Grad: Darby McEachern-Corley shows her enthusiasm during the June graduation ceremony.