Vernon

Male Student Told To Remove Lipstick For B.C. School Photo

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 10.02.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Adam Bade was just being himself for school photos. And for him, that meant wearing makeup. The Grade 11 student wore pink lipstick for his school ...

Vice-Principal Suspended For Boosting Student's Grades

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.15.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - A former secondary school vice-principal in Vernon, B.C., has been disciplined for sweetening a student's grades.The B.C. Commissioner for...

No Bail For Ski Coach Accused Of Filming Young Girls

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VERNON, B.C. - An American cross country ski coach accused of secretly videotaping young girls at a ski resort in Vernon, B.C., has been denied bail i...

Vernon Dementia Patient Has Murder Charge Dropped

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.27.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VERNON, B.C. - Prosecutors in British Columbia have stayed a charge of second-degree murder against a 95-year-old dementia patient in the north Okanag...

B.C. Gang Informant's Sentence Increased

CP | James Keller, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - A British Columbia lawyer who became the "on-call intelligence officer" for a violent gang, feeding them information about police activiti...

Radio Comments Defended

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.17.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VERNON, B.C. - The chairman of the North Okanagan Regional District says he meant no disrespect when he commented on the ruling of a provincial court ...

The Spa That Heals You at -110 Celsius

Vacay.ca | Posted 10.18.2013 | Canada Travel
Vacay.ca

The cryotherapy lab at Sparkling Hill Resort, just outside of Vernon in the Okanagan Valley, takes the concept of being cool to another new level. Set at minus-110 Celsius degrees (-166 Fahrenheit), North America's only Ice lab offers sought-after treatment for those suffering from arthritis, depression, or muscle and joint pain.

B.C. City's Ultimatum To Longboarders

CBC | Posted 10.09.2013 | Canada British Columbia

The City of Vernon is telling longboarders to take their wheels elsewhere, saying longboarders speeding down city streets are putting themselves and d...

Woman Took Cocaine WHERE?

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.08.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VERNON, B.C. - Some arrests take diligent police work and hours of painstaking investigation, but an RCMP officer in Vernon, B.C., is boasting about a...

Rain, Rain, GO AWAY

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.20.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Flood watches have been issued for rivers and creeks in B.C.'s west and east Kootenay region and smaller waterways in the upper and lower ...

B.C. Lawyer Admits Gang Affiliation

CBC | Posted 02.19.2013 | Canada British Columbia

A B.C. lawyer has admitted to a Vancouver court he participated in the activities of a criminal organization, the first time a Canadian lawyer has ple...

Firefighters Tame Wildfire Near Vernon Golf Course

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.15.2012 | Canada British Columbia

UPDATE: Fire Information Officer Kayla Pepper confirmed in an e-mail that the fire is 100 per cent contained. VERNON, B.C. - A potentially dangerou...

Skies Were 'Dead Calm'.. So What Happened?

CBC | Posted 09.07.2012 | Canada

The B.C. Coroner's Service, police and the Transportation Safety Board are investigating a plane crash that killed two people in Vernon, B.C. ...

1 Dead In B.C. Golf Cart Crash

CBC | Posted 08.08.2012 | Canada

The same model of golf cart involved in a B.C. fatality Thursday is the subject of a lawsuit in the U.S. for alleged mechanical and desig...