Morning Star Staff

Business is booming in North Okanagan

Improvements, record event attendance and 30 new businesses in downtown Vernon last year

Tolko’s Athabasca division in Slave Lake, Alberta suspends operations due to wildfire

The province has issued an eight-hour evacuation alert for the town

Big funds raised for late Okanagan dance instructor legacy

Cheque for $34,000 presented to start Ruth Blencoe Memorial Award

Paddleboarder cleaning up Okanagan lakes gifted new board

Aaron Nasipayko has been cleaning up local lakes since early April; he recently reached the 25 per cent marker

Okanagan student golden at national web competition

Armstrong student at Skills Canada in Halifax

Rise project lifts Okanagan college trades students

Okanagan College celebrated the 60th annual Home for Learning initiative for students

Okanagan Military Tattoo seeks video sponsorship

You can vote to help Vernon’s Tattoo win a chance to make video on how event began

Handgun mail-order arrest has Okanagan tie

RCMP in Armstrong and North Vancouver collaborate on case which leads to arrest

Vernon man arrested for allegedly driving while impaired after collision with pedestrian

The incident took place around 9 p.m. Tuesday at the intersection of 30th Avenue and 32nd Street.

Okanagan Chamber campaigns for lower distillery tax

The goal is to match the excise rate in the U.S. on an ongoing basis

Okanagan JCI group tops in BC/Yukon region

JCI Vernon Wins Chapter of the Year, three individual honours at regional event in Cranbrook

Okanagan Salvation Army stung by theft

Thieves take pair of batteries from Vernon Sally Ann’s new food recovery truck

Emmy nominated director joins True Leaf

Celebrity creative director and choreographer Laurieann Gibson and her dog Samson join Return the Love program, educating people worldwide about the benefits of hemp for pets.

Sky lanterns prohibited in Okanagan city

Anyone caught responsible for starting wildfires can be fined, such as Cache Creek man

Cars broken into at Okanagan soccer field

Players and families reminded to lock vehicles and don’t leave valuables in car

Monty Python’s Spamalot set for Okanagan stage

Big Apple Productions raises silliness to an art form

Petition pushes to keep overdose prevention site out of Okanagan city’s downtown

More than 300 business owners and residents say no to Interior Health plan

Okanagan group seeks roof on community rink

Lavington Community Association raising funds for roof on outdoor pad/skating rink at local park

Okanagan group offers suggestions on overdose prevention site

Downtown Vernon Association agrees proposed facility should be near Vernon Jubilee Hospital

Kelowna beats Vernon 9-4 in senior lacrosse action; Shamrocks wallop Kamloops 11-2

Vernon Tigers lost more than their Thompson Okanagan Senior Lacrosse League game…