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Sagmoen video released

Sep 19, 2019 / 10:53 am

Warning, the video of the interrogation of Curtis Sagmoen contains strong language. Interrogation video has been released a day after Justice Alison Beames ruled a temporary publication ban of testimony emerging from a voir dire in the trial

Missing man found safe

Sep 18, 2019 / 12:50 pm

Photo: Contributed Vernon RCMP has confirmed that 55-year-old Michael Belliveau, who was reported missing Sept. 4, has been located safe and sound. Police seek missing man Prior to being located on Sept. 18, he was last

Art After Dark returns

Sep 18, 2019 / 12:46 pm

Photo: Contributed Art After Dark is returning to the Vernon Public Art Gallery on Oct. 18 from 7 to 11 p.m. The event is a chic soiree for those looking for a unique night on the town, organizers say. It’s an evening

Ski nationals need support

Sep 18, 2019 / 12:41 pm

Photo: Contributed Sovereign Lake Nordic Centre is getting ready to host the Canadian cross-country skiing championships in the spring and they need your help. The event is scheduled to run from March 25 to April 2 and should attract

Owners veto sewer upgrade

Sep 17, 2019 / 4:24 pm

Photo: File The people have spoken. Residents in the Claremont area of Vernon voted against proposed sewer upgrades in their community that would have cost them $20,000 each over time. Sewer upgrade proposed Susan Blakely, the city's

Chamber seeks forestry help

Sep 17, 2019 / 4:18 pm

Photo: Contributed The Greater Vernon Chamber of Commerce is calling for B.C.’s elected officials to set aside their differences and find solutions to support the forest sector and communities. The chamber wrote to Premier John Horgan,

Mobile needle swap pitched

Sep 17, 2019 / 3:52 pm

Photo: File Vernon Coun. Kari Gares proposed the city investigate the establishment of a mobile needle exchange to combat random discarding of used sharps. Her recommendation came before council at their regular meeting on Monday. It was

Sagmoen outburst exhibited

Sep 17, 2019 / 2:34 pm

Photo: BC Court Registry A close-up of a bullet fragment allegedly found at the scene. Justice Alison Beames has ruled a temporary publication ban of testimony emerging from a voir dire in the trial of Curtis Sagmoen be lifted. Beames

Sagmoen ruling due, again

Sep 17, 2019 / 5:00 am

Photo: CTV News One media representative referred to it as "Banception" on Monday. The reference to the 2010 science fiction movie Inception that posited a person can enter the subconscious of another person was famous for

OD prevention site not set

Sep 16, 2019 / 5:29 pm

Photo: Contributed City of Vernon council is no closer to knowing where Interior Health Authority will be placing an overdose prevention site, or OPS. The authority gave council an update on their plans on Sept. 16. "I don't



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