Vernon News

11/26/2014

Snow Day for Silver Creek Elementary

Silver Creek Elementary School in Salmon Arm is being closed for the day as the school is without power and BC Hydro is still unsure when the power will be back on.  Parents are being notified and the students will be ... Read More...
11/26/2014

Vernon RCMP Investigate Gunshot Complaint

Tuesday morning at about 12:40 AM members from the Vernon Detachment were called to a report of a gunshot being fired in the 2900 block of 43rd Avenue. Officers confirmed that a gun had been fired and that nobody was ... Read More...
11/26/2014

Silver Star Opens for Alpine Thursday

This dumping of snow is great news for Silver Star Mountain Resort is set to open for the alpine season tomorrow and Sun FM will be there to kick things off.  They've has 29cm in the last 24 hours current ... Read More...
11/26/2014

Power Out

Heavy snow has brought down power lines and caused power outages in parts of the Okanagan and Shuswap, with thousands without power. Power is out in some areas of Lumby, Lavington, Coldstream, Vernon, Spallumcheen, Salmon Arm, Lake Country,  Peachland, and ... Read More...
11/26/2014

Dump of Snow Cause Problems on Roads - Busses Late

Special weather statements and warnings are in effect for much of BC Interior this morning, including the Okanagan as heavy snow began falling overnight. RCMP Spokesperson, Gord Molendyk reminds people it takes time to get used to driving in ... Read More...
11/25/2014

Missing Girl May be in Alberta

There's a chance a missing Vernon girl may be in Alberta.  RCMP say there's a chance Suzan Clark was seen in Leduc.The 15-year-old, who also goes by Emily Rain or Angel Rain,  has been missing from her Vernon group ... Read More...