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Man facing charges for Vernon car surfing death to stand trial

Byron James Walterhouse, born 1976, appeared in Vernon Law Courts for a preliminary inquiry Sept. 17

West Kelowna man dead following scuba accident in Fintry

A 56-year-old man died as a result of a scuba diving incident Sunday, Sept. 16

Veteran School District 22 trustee won’t seek re-election

Mitzi Fortin served four terms as a School District 22 trustee

VIDEO: Provincial kids triathlon sees record attendance in Vernon

More than 200 athletes dove into Vernon for the sixth annual Paradigm Naturopathic Kids Triathlon

Armstrong arson suspect’s matter moves into New Year

Colette Leneveu will appear next in Vernon Law Courts April 17, 2019 for a pre-trial conference

Okanagan College campus orientation kicks off

School officially starts Sept. 5

Worst may be over for ‘B.C.’s worst fire season’

Cooling temps and the declining risk of dry lightning have lead to reduced fire activity.

UPDATE: Crash at Highway 97B near Salmon Arm sends occupants to hospital

At least three vehicles involved at accident near 10 Avenue

UPDATE: Trans Canada open west of Chase after accident sends several to hospital

Several taken to hospital with unkown injuries

UPDATE: Coquihalla open between Hope and Merritt following crash

DriveBC says vehicle recovery continues, expect minor delays

Wildfires converge near Mabel Lake in Lumby

Area restrictions expanded in Lumby and Cherryville

Camp site, road closed due to Mabel Creek wildfire

Sugar Lake site also closed as Lumby and Cherryville fires grow

Okanagan-born actress shines on Hallmark’s silver-screen

Hannah Pederson booked her first lead role in Hallmark’s Garage Sale Mystery: The Mask Murder

Crews work towards Harris Creek wildfire containment

Recommended closures near Sugar Mountain, Mabel Creek fires

Increased fire behaviour in North Okanagan

Several active wildfires burning out of control

Armstrong Metalfest seeks financial support

GoFundMe seeking $5,000

Heat wave sparks North Okanagan wildfire growth

The Lumby area has four fires of note.

Vernon-region wildfires grew on Monday

The Harris Creek fire burning approximately 16 km southeast of Lumby has grown to 260 hectares.

Night crews continue to fight Snowy Mountain wildfire

Progress also made on Placer Mountain fire

Monte Lake wildfire ‘being held’

BC Wildfire Service doesn’t expect the 60 hectare blaze to grow