Vernon News

4/14/2014

Fatal Update

Two people on a motorcycle were killed in an accident on Westside Road near Vernon Sunday night. RCMP Spokesperson, Gord Molendyk says the crash happened about 9pm near Mary's Emerald Bay Road. The victims, who died at the scene, have ... Read More...
4/14/2014

Lock It

Vernon RCMP reminding everyone to lock their vehicles and homes. Spokesperson Gord Molendyk says thieves are out looking for easy targets.  Molendyk encourages everyone to lock your vehicle no matter where you live.  On the weekend they had half a ... Read More...
4/14/2014

Fatal Accident

Two people have been killed in an accident near Vernon. RCMP say the crash involving a motorcycle and a vehicle happened about 9pm Sunday night on Westside Road at Mary's Emerald Bay Road.  RCMP say the road has re-opened and ... Read More...
4/14/2014

MP Retiring

Okanagan-Shuswap MP Colin Mayes had decided to retire.  The former Salmon Arm Mayor, who turned 66 last week issued the following release: " By the time the election rolls around in the fall of 2015, I will have served the ... Read More...
4/14/2014

Ski Visits Up at Silver Star

Skier/Boarder visits were up this year as Silver Star announced today it saw an overall increase of 4% and 14% increase of Nordic visitors. As the ski season wraps up, MTBParks.com recently announced in its Rider's Choice Awards that Silver ... Read More...
4/14/2014

City of Vernon seeks public input for Parks Master Plan

The City of Vernon is developing a Park Master Plan following the shift of management of local parks from RDNO to the City on January 1 of this year. They are asking for the public's input in order to develop ... Read More...