Brieanna Charlebois

Popular Vernon wading pool remains closed as of Wednesday, July 3. (Brieanna Charlebois - Morning Star)

Popular Vernon wading pool remains closed after vandalism

Lakeview Park Wading Pool was set to open Friday, June 28 but is now expected to open Saturday, July 6 at 10 a.m.

Popular Vernon wading pool remains closed as of Wednesday, July 3. (Brieanna Charlebois - Morning Star)
Sunny skies expected throughout the Okanagan today. (Photo: Pixabay)

Okanagan-Shuswap weather: sunny

Enjoy the sun; Environment Canada is calling for a rainy next couple of days

Sunny skies expected throughout the Okanagan today. (Photo: Pixabay)
Ficticitious Portraits by artist Vikki Drummond to be featured at ARTE funktional-Ashpa Naira Studio. (Contributed)

Vernon Art Studio reopens with featured Kelowna artist

The Summer exhibition features “Ficticitious Portraits” by artist Vikki Drummond

Ficticitious Portraits by artist Vikki Drummond to be featured at ARTE funktional-Ashpa Naira Studio. (Contributed)
Okanagan-Shuswap weather: clouds and rain, chance of a thunderstorm

Okanagan-Shuswap weather: clouds and rain, chance of a thunderstorm

Clouds and rain forecast for the region on Tuesday

Okanagan-Shuswap weather: clouds and rain, chance of a thunderstorm
Stephen Witvoet is facing 14 counts of sexual assault. (Contributed)

Okanagan physiotherapist accused of sexual assault facing new charges

Stephen Witvoet is now accused of assaulting 14 people between 2009 and 2016

Stephen Witvoet is facing 14 counts of sexual assault. (Contributed)
Okanagan-Shuswap weather: rain, mix of sun and cloud

Okanagan-Shuswap weather: rain, mix of sun and cloud

Environment Canada is calling for a 30 per cent chance of showers Saturday; sun expected Sunday

Okanagan-Shuswap weather: rain, mix of sun and cloud
SilverStar Mountain Resort gets a white surprise June 20, the day before biking season gets into gear. (Brieanna Charlebois - Morning Star)

Rookie rider railed by snow

SilverStar Mountain Resort is now open for the summer season, despite recent snowfall

SilverStar Mountain Resort gets a white surprise June 20, the day before biking season gets into gear. (Brieanna Charlebois - Morning Star)
Mehgan Parrotta, 28, was two years clean from heroin before a fatal relapse claimed her life. (Submitted Photo)

Fatal overdose of daughter in Vernon prompts mom to help others

Sandra Welton’s daughter, Mehgan Parrotta, died of an overdose on Thursday, May 30 in Vernon

Mehgan Parrotta, 28, was two years clean from heroin before a fatal relapse claimed her life. (Submitted Photo)
Paul Murray, Kathy Murray, Brenda Tonasket, Patti Lippertand Betty Dolinski protested at the courthouse Thursday. (Brieanna Charlebois - Morning Star)

Protestors rally for pets at Vernon courthouse

Rally outside while Carla Christman and her daughter Chelsea Christman-Beluse inside

Paul Murray, Kathy Murray, Brenda Tonasket, Patti Lippertand Betty Dolinski protested at the courthouse Thursday. (Brieanna Charlebois - Morning Star)
Even pets are active in Enderby, such as Cole on an Enderby Cliffs hike. (Rob Marshall photo)

North Okanagan city named Canada’s most active community

The ParticipACTION Community Better Challenge to award city with $150,000

Even pets are active in Enderby, such as Cole on an Enderby Cliffs hike. (Rob Marshall photo)
(Black Press Media photo)

Okanagan-Shuswap weather: rain, risk of thunderstorm

Environment Canada is calling for a 60 per cent chance of showers tomorrow across the Okanagan

(Black Press Media photo)
Vernon courthouse. (Brieanna Charlebois - Morning Star)

Former Vernon Judo coach pleads guilty to child pornography charges

Bryan Jeffrey McLachlan is set to return to court Sept. 4 for sentencing

Vernon courthouse. (Brieanna Charlebois - Morning Star)
Environment Canada is calling for a mix of sun and clouds with a chance of showers across the Okanagan today. (Edmund Garman/Flickr Photo)

Okanagan-Shuswap weather: mix of sun and clouds, chance of showers

According to Environment Canada, showers are expected across the Okanagan tomorrow

Environment Canada is calling for a mix of sun and clouds with a chance of showers across the Okanagan today. (Edmund Garman/Flickr Photo)
Elmaz Wilder, owner of Ritual Barbershop in Vernon, is challenging other local businesses to display pride this month. (Contributed)

Okanagan businessowner challenges community to display Pride

“A huge reason why I made this challenge for other business was to offer LGBTQ+ community a safe place to eat, chat, shop, and get your haircut”

Elmaz Wilder, owner of Ritual Barbershop in Vernon, is challenging other local businesses to display pride this month. (Contributed)
Mix of sun and cloud expected today. (File photo)

Okanagan-Shuswap weather: mix of sun and clouds

Environment Canada is calling for a chance of rain and risk of thunderstorms across the Okanagan tonight

Mix of sun and cloud expected today. (File photo)
National Indigenous Day took place June 21. (Brieanna Charlebois - Morning Star)

Okanagan Indian Band celebrates National Indigenous Day

As part of the celebrations, about 30 paddlers took a canoe journey from Kin Beach to Komasket Park

National Indigenous Day took place June 21. (Brieanna Charlebois - Morning Star)
Lina Augaitis wins technical and distance races at second event of SUP B.C. Series in Tofino, B.C. (Contributed - Andrew Dye Photography)

Okanagan paddleboarder continues winning streak

Lina Augaitis will be representing Canada at the Pan America Games next month

Lina Augaitis wins technical and distance races at second event of SUP B.C. Series in Tofino, B.C. (Contributed - Andrew Dye Photography)
Environment Canada is calling for a mix of sun and cloud today. (Stock photo)

Okanagan-Shuswap weather: mix of sun and clouds

Check out today’s weather across the Okanagan according to Environment Canada

Environment Canada is calling for a mix of sun and cloud today. (Stock photo)
Okanagan-Shuswap weather: rain expected

Okanagan-Shuswap weather: rain expected

Showers are expected to end by tomorrow

Okanagan-Shuswap weather: rain expected
Elkhart - W Highway 97C (Okanagan Connector) Wednesday, June 19. (DriveBC image)

Unexpected snow on Okanagan Connector, Pennask Summit

As of 6:50 a.m. DriveBC cameras displayed surprise snowfall on highway

Elkhart - W Highway 97C (Okanagan Connector) Wednesday, June 19. (DriveBC image)