Roger Knox

UPDATE: Okanagan air quality index poor due to smoke

Index for entire Okanagan Valley rated at 10+, or very high risk, because of wildfire smoke

Regional District of North Okanagan to share info on Vernon cultural facility referendum

Public information campaign on Oct. 20 borrowing referendum will start in late August

Third candidate seeks Vernon mayor’s job

Victor Cumming finished second in the 2014 election to Akbal Mund by only 625 votes

‘Little buggers’ help North Okanagan man reach 98

Friends, family, neighbours gather in Cherryville to celebrate Carl Werner’s latest birthday

Deer blamed for North Okanagan motorcycle crash

Vernon motorcyclist can’t avoid deer on road outside of Lumby; ends up with severe road rash

Crew attacks North Okanagan wildfire

Small fire breaks out between Vernon and Falkland

Vernon on pace for record tourism year

Panel discusses tourism numbers, activities at Greater Vernon Chamber of Commerce breakfast

New Vernon RCMP top cop on the job

Supt. Shawna Baher arrives at Vernon-North Okanagan detachment from Surrey

Vernon councillor takes IHA to task over needle program

Dalvir Nahal surprised by authority’s lack of enthusiasm to get involved in buyback program

North Okanagan Social Planning Council receives $100,000

Money to be used to combat opioid crisis

VIDEO: Truck stalls on hill, rolls into Vernon house

A Lower Mainland delivery truck failed to negotiate Suicide Hill in Vernon Wednesday morning.

Traffic slowed as result of crash on Vernon’s Commonage Road

Traffic being slowed after northboud vehicle left road and ended up on its side in ditch

Armstrong Funtastic streak ends

After 28 straight years, there are no Funtastic games in Armstrong this weekend due to lack of teams

Colleagues fondly remember Vernon councillor Spiers

Bob Spiers, who died Monday at 71, is being remembered for more than the city’s financial watchdog

Armstrong Rotary Club dissolves

Dwindling, aging membership, no new incoming members cited as reasons

Vernon Search and Rescue’s helicopter winch team aids woman in medical distress

Woman airlifted from mountainous terrain near Coldstream Sunday

Falkland artist favours, fights for fish

Lottie Kozak does all kinds of art; one of her favourite subjects, fish, is dwindling

North Okanagan-Shuswap school bus involved in highway collision

Multi-vehicle collision injures several, though nobody on bus was hurt;

North Okanagan-Shuswap NDP riding executive to resign

Unhappy with federal NDP “defunding” association to tune of more than $7,000

Vernon Kokanee seek longer, newer pool

Vernon club aims to help bring a 50-metre pool to the city