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B.C. Conservatives demand pot rules

B.C. Conservatives demand pot rules

The party is demanding the BC NDP government include education on the dangers of cannabis

B.C. Conservatives demand pot rules
Traci Genereaux made a positive impression on her friends and teachers. (Facebook photo)

Teen whose body was found on Silver Creek farm remembered fondly

Human remains found on a farm in Silver Creek are those of 18-year-old Traci Genereaux of Vernon

Traci Genereaux made a positive impression on her friends and teachers. (Facebook photo)
Lots of snow on Southern Interior highways

Lots of snow on Southern Interior highways

Snow expected to slow throughout Friday across the region

Lots of snow on Southern Interior highways
Winter hits Southern Interior highways and Okanagan-Shuswap

Winter hits Southern Interior highways and Okanagan-Shuswap

There is a snowfall warning in effect for all parts of the Okanagan and Shuswap

Winter hits Southern Interior highways and Okanagan-Shuswap
Sustainable agriculture promoted

Sustainable agriculture promoted

Kwantlen Polytechnic University wants to conduct a bioregion food system design, study and plan in the Okanagan

Sustainable agriculture promoted
UPDATED: Hunter taken to hospital after Fintry fall

UPDATED: Hunter taken to hospital after Fintry fall

Search and rescue teams rescue an injured hunter in the Fintry area

UPDATED: Hunter taken to hospital after Fintry fall
Flu season is here

Flu season is here

Residents are encouraged to stay healthy and get their flu shot

Flu season is here
Lake Country man grazed by gunman’s bullet

Lake Country man grazed by gunman’s bullet

Braden Matejka, who was raised in Enderby, is recovering in hospital after the mass shooting in Las Vegas

Lake Country man grazed by gunman’s bullet
Research looks at apple rot

Research looks at apple rot

An apple a day may keep the doctor away, but the mold…

Research looks at apple rot
Smoky skies bulletin rescinded

Smoky skies bulletin rescinded

Blue skies have returned across the Southern Interior. As of Sunday afternoon,…

Smoky skies bulletin rescinded
Smoke advisory continues

Smoke advisory continues

Interior residents will experience wildfire-related smoke Saturday. A special air quality statement…

Smoke advisory continues
UPDATE: Monte Lake fire continues to burn

UPDATE: Monte Lake fire continues to burn

Highway fully reopened Friday

UPDATE: Monte Lake fire continues to burn
Family struggles after electrocution

Family struggles after electrocution

April Brooks is fully aware that she almost lost her husband. On…

Family struggles after electrocution
Semi strikes house

Semi strikes house

A semi truck driver was slightly injured after hitting a house in…

Semi strikes house
Andrew Scheer is the new leader of the federal Conservatives (The Canadian Press/Codie McLachlan)

VIDEO: Conservatives elect new leader

North Okanagan-Shuswap MP optimistic about party’s future

Andrew Scheer is the new leader of the federal Conservatives (The Canadian Press/Codie McLachlan)
Students join the flood fight

Students join the flood fight

Students from Kalamalka and Vernon secondary schools filled and stacked sandbags Thursday

Students join the flood fight
Forest fire burning near Lumby

Forest fire burning near Lumby

The blaze on Coopers Mountain was about eight hectares in size at 8:45 p.m. Tuesday

Forest fire burning near Lumby
Rainbow ready for Vernon

Rainbow ready for Vernon

The community’s first rainbow crosswalk will be installed Wednesday on 30th Avenue between 33rd and 34th streets

Rainbow ready for Vernon
Anxiety flows with floods

Anxiety flows with floods

20th Street resident among those impacted by flood waters

Anxiety flows with floods
Fire chief Clayton Cassidy is missing in Cache Creek. (Photo submitted)

Search crews head to Cache Creek

Vernon Search and Rescue joins efforts to find missing fire chief

Fire chief Clayton Cassidy is missing in Cache Creek. (Photo submitted)