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Okanagan facing heightened wildfire risk

OKANAGAN — If you’re going to be doing any open burning in the Okanagan this weekend, take extra caution. Due to drier than normal conditions, the BC Wildfire Management Branch is warning there’s an increased risk for wildfires. 228 more words


Keshia Turner, Alabama missing woman remains a mystery • WTVA.com

VERNON, Ala. (WTVA) — Billie Nalls is desperate for answers.

“We miss our baby, and her children need her. Please, somebody come forward with Keshia to give us some information. 20 more words


UPDATE - Missing Okanagan woman found deceased

UPDATE – The search for the missing woman has come to a sad end.

Vernon RCMP report people fishing in the Salmon Lake area south-west of Falkland found Derenowski’s body Wednesday afternoon. 278 more words


Charges laid following intersection crash that killed Kelowna nurse

VERNON – A person has been charged in connection with a two vehicle crash that killed one woman and injured another.

It happened at about 1:15 a.m. 82 more words


Vernon Encore Athlete of the Month, Rebecca Moore.

Congratulations to Rebecca Moore who was chosen as the the Vernon Clinic Athlete of the Month! Rebecca is a multi-sport, sophomore athlete at Sulligent High School. 60 more words

Vernon driver takes run at police

VERNON – North Okanagan RCMP are investigating after a driver allegedly took off this morning when an officer tried to stop a vehicle. RCMP spokesperson Gord Molendyk says after 3:30 a.m. 152 more words


Vernon cops looking for gun

VERNON — Vernon RCMP are reaching out to the public in an effort to recover a stolen gun.

The gun was one of two taken during a home invasion on December 23. 98 more words