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Lake Country family sad they can’t keep their pet chickens

The district doesn’t allow chickens in urban residential zones

UPDATED: Vernon arsonist sentenced to nearly three years

William Munton sentenced for seven fires in Vernon betwen June and Oct. 2014

Prince Rupert cleared to end boil water notice

City has downgraded from boil water notice to a water quality advisory after six weeks

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Firefighters douse blaze at Buckerfield's
Ammonia training exercise in Sicamous
Homeless camp displaced by highway work
Condo complex fire in West Kelowna

VIDEO: Okanagan man surprised to find unusual suspect caught on video

Meldon Lutzer found something unusual with his house plant and then checked his cameras

Double Subway robbery along Highway 1

RCMP say the two incidents are most likely connected

Widow’s petition demands mandatory training for truckers

Truck driver Stephen Babij was killed in a head on semi truck collision near Revelstoke in 2017

‘No’ respondents are the majority in national park reserve survey

The latest poll also shows that of those surveyed, 75 per cent would like to see a referenedum

Vernon murder suspect denied bail

One of two accused of murder will remain behind bars

UPDATE: Vernon serial arsonist sentencing delayed

The sentencing hearing for William Munton contiunes at 2 p.m. Friday in Vernon Supreme Court

Semi in ditch slows Highway 97 traffic north of Vernon

The accident occurred near Irish Creek Road Thursday, Jan. 17

Hay shortage takes its toll on Shuswap animal rescues

Bad season for western Canadian hay leads to increasing demand and prices

Dementia journey the long good-bye

More than 70,000 people in B.C. have been diagnosed with dementia

Armstrong man last seen in Vernon still missing

With family in Prince George and Victoria, North Okanagan RCMP are appealing to public B.C. wide

Rationale for Shuswap gas prices varies

No explanation given for why fuel prices are higher in Salmon Arm than surrounding communities

Local First Nations back arrested land defenders

Rallies erupt nationwide after RCMP dismantle anti-pipeline checkpoint

Trial for alleged stabbings at Okanagan Correctional Centre delayed

A delay has stalled trials for a South Okanagan man facing assault charges

Splatsin members rally in support of anti-pipeline camp

Rallies are planned across Canada, U.S. Tuesday

Sagmoen Vernon trials loom

Pre-trial conferences have been fixed for both of Curtis Sagmoen’s Vernon matters

Fire destroys Cherryville home

Lumby and Cherryville community rallying around young family

Regional real estate market decline continues

December sales for Okanagan Mainline Real Estate Board area reflect 29% decrease

  • Jan 4, 2019