‘It’s poison’: North Okanagan school cracks down on vaping

The principal of W.L. Seaton Secondary School in Vernon has sent out a letter warning parents about the increasing number of students vaping at school in the bathrooms, change

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Penticton RCMP commander named new president of provincial association – Okanagan

Supt. Ted De Jager has been named president of the B.C. Association of Chiefs of Police (BCACP) for 2019. De Jager is the officer

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UPDATE: Rockslide closes portion of Highway 97 in Okanagan; section of Trans-Canada re-opened

UPDATE: A rockslide has closed all four lanes of Highway 97 in the Okanagan near Summerland. In an email to Global News on Saturday,

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Flash from meteor flying over Okanagan Lake caught on dash cam

An Okanagan man had the video to prove that what he saw in the sky over Okanagan Lake on Monday was more than just

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Okanagan set to ring in 2019 with parties, fireworks

With only hours left in 2018, the Okanagan is getting set to party like it’s 2019. Here is a roundup of some of the

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Rare falcon takes up temporary residence at Oliver raptor rehab centre – Okanagan

Leanne, a prairie falcon, is a rare sight around the Okanagan. She was found in November, hanging around a daycare in Trail, B.C., completely

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Winter solstice celebrated in the Okanagan

Those who dread the dark days of the cold season have a bit more hope following the winter solstice on Friday. There will be

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Spike belt used in Okanagan to stop stolen truck; Alberta woman in custody

Two neighbouring RCMP detachments in the Okanagan joined forces to stop a stolen truck early Tuesday. Vernon North Okanagan police said that at approximately

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International Bat Week demystifies the endangered nocturnal mammals – Okanagan

Around Halloween, images of blood-thirsty bats are a common sight. That’s why celebrating International Bat Week from Oct. 24 to Oct. 31 may help

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‘It’s definitely chaos:’ Women of all ages embracing roller derby revival across the Okanagan – Okanagan

It’s full of hard hits, skilled skating, blocking and hitting. While this sounds like a description of a hockey game, these are actually skills

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