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B.C. Conservatives demand pot rules

B.C. Conservatives demand pot rules

The party is demanding the BC NDP government include education on the dangers of cannabis

B.C. Conservatives demand pot rules
Traci Genereaux made a positive impression on her friends and teachers. (Facebook photo)

Genereaux remembered fondly

Human remains found on a farm in Silver Creek are those of 18-year-old Traci Genereaux

Traci Genereaux made a positive impression on her friends and teachers. (Facebook photo)
Lots of snow on Southern Interior highways

Lots of snow on Southern Interior highways

Snow expected to slow throughout Friday across the region

Lots of snow on Southern Interior highways
Winter hits Southern Interior highways and Okanagan-Shuswap

Winter hits Southern Interior highways and Okanagan-Shuswap

There is a snowfall warning in effect for all parts of the Okanagan and Shuswap

Winter hits Southern Interior highways and Okanagan-Shuswap
Black Crow Herbal Solutions is one of the several marijuana dispensaries in Vernon facing potential closure due to new City of Vernon regulations. (Jennifer Smith/Morning Star)

Vernon looks to close cannabis shops

Pot shops will have to close in Vernon but it’s not known…

Black Crow Herbal Solutions is one of the several marijuana dispensaries in Vernon facing potential closure due to new City of Vernon regulations. (Jennifer Smith/Morning Star)
Sustainable agriculture promoted

Sustainable agriculture promoted

Kwantlen Polytechnic University wants to conduct a bioregion food system design, study and plan in the Okanagan

Sustainable agriculture promoted
Police investigate a shooting at 21st Avenue and 15th Crescent in Vernon’s Mission Hill area Sunday. (Lisa Mazurek/Morning Star)

UPDATED: Vernon house shooting investigated

At 2:21 a.m. Sunday morning, officers received several reports of shots being fired in the 3800 block of 21st Avenue

Police investigate a shooting at 21st Avenue and 15th Crescent in Vernon’s Mission Hill area Sunday. (Lisa Mazurek/Morning Star)
UPDATED: Hunter taken to hospital after Fintry fall

UPDATED: Hunter taken to hospital after Fintry fall

Search and rescue teams rescue an injured hunter in the Fintry area

UPDATED: Hunter taken to hospital after Fintry fall
Flu season is here

Flu season is here

Residents are encouraged to stay healthy and get their flu shot

Flu season is here
Lake Country man grazed by gunman’s bullet

Lake Country man grazed by gunman’s bullet

Braden Matejka, who was raised in Enderby, is recovering in hospital after the mass shooting in Las Vegas

Lake Country man grazed by gunman’s bullet
Research looks at apple rot

Research looks at apple rot

An apple a day may keep the doctor away, but the mold…

Research looks at apple rot
Smoky skies bulletin rescinded

Smoky skies bulletin rescinded

Blue skies have returned across the Southern Interior. As of Sunday afternoon,…

Smoky skies bulletin rescinded
New technology director for college

New technology director for college

There’s a new director of information technology services at Okanagan College. Jordan…

New technology director for college
Residents urged to consider drought

Residents urged to consider drought

Residents from one end of the Okanagan to the other are being…

Residents urged to consider drought
Smoke advisory continues

Smoke advisory continues

Interior residents will experience wildfire-related smoke Saturday. A special air quality statement…

Smoke advisory continues
UPDATED: Evacuation alert issued in Spallumcheen

UPDATED: Evacuation alert issued in Spallumcheen

Two fire departments and BC Wildfire Service fight a blaze off Highway 97A.

UPDATED: Evacuation alert issued in Spallumcheen
Ottawa urged to join mussels fight

Ottawa urged to join mussels fight

Frustration is building as the potential arrival of invasive mussels could occur…

Ottawa urged to join mussels fight
Family struggles after electrocution

Family struggles after electrocution

April Brooks is fully aware that she almost lost her husband. On…

Family struggles after electrocution
Semi strikes house

Semi strikes house

A semi truck driver was slightly injured after hitting a house in…

Semi strikes house
Students join the flood fight

Students join the flood fight

Students from Kalamalka and Vernon secondary schools filled and stacked sandbags Thursday

Students join the flood fight