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Vernon house offered for $1 torn down after no buyer found

VERNON – It was a deal that sounded too good to be true, a five-bedroom Vernon house was up for sale for just $1. But there were some catches–the home needed upgrades and the buyer would have to move the building to a new location. 260 more words


I Am Never Alone

The ravens make a point of flying overhead and saying “Kalook!”, the flickers make a point of keeping me in sight, as they flit from tree to tree up the slope and then slalom back down, the blackbirds let everyone know I’m around, Kareeeeeeeeee!, and the magpie, oh my. 24 more words

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Sandman Inn & Suites Vernon Gets a Beautiful Renovation!

Close to both Kalamalka and Okanagan Lakes and minutes from Silver Star Ski Resort, Sandman Inn & Suites Vernon has 86 beautifully renovated guest rooms simply waiting for you to enjoy. 93 more words


North Okanagan Tasting Tour, Part 2: Planet Bee Honey Farm

Someone should really start a honey blog. It’s not going to be me but if you are reading and decide to take on honey as a topic, please let me know because I will totally read it religiously. 1,031 more words


Okanagan Indian Band taking legal action over rail-trail land

Okanagan Indian Band (OKIB) members are taking legal action for land they says is rightfully theirs. The OKIB has filed a notice of claim for a portion of the CN rail line that it says runs through the Commonage Indian Reserve IR No.9, a stretch land part of the proposed rail-trail corridor that’s set to connect Coldstream to Kelowna. 291 more words


Vernon demonstrators protest Edmonton not guilty verdict

VERNON – Demonstrators gathered outside the Vernon Law Courts on Tuesday to protest a not guilty verdict in an Edmonton trial.

Bradley Barton, a Mississauga, Ontario man, was charged after the body of Cindy Gladue was found at an Edmonton hotel in 2011. 223 more words


Death of Vernon longboarder ruled accidental

VERNON – The death of a teenage longboarder in Vernon last summer has been deemed an accident.

Christopher Mitchell, 17, was killed July 13, 2014 when he collided with a vehicle near 39th St. 36 more words