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Latest Articles from Josh Winquist

Mail lost, then found

Dec 14, 2018 / 5:00 am

Photo: Contributed Two bundles of mail found in the snow Tuesday have been retrieved by Canada Post Canada Post has been in the news quite a bit lately due to an ongoing labour dispute.  However, a recent slip up by

A one-bridge option wins

Dec 13, 2018 / 5:00 am

Photo: BC Gov Flickr The Province has decided that a one-bridge option is best to replace RW Bruhn Bridge in Sicamous.  The new five-lane structure will include four-lane approaches, "improving safety and efficiency for people

KingFisher expansion

Dec 11, 2018 / 5:00 am

Photo: KingFisher KingFisher Boats has announced it has completed its expansion at the Center of Excellence, including an addition to manufacturing facilities and workforce growth.  "The ultimate goal of this expansion project

A wine lover's paradise

Dec 10, 2018 / 5:00 pm

Photo: Leila Kwok Click here to view gallery Photo: Leila Kwok Photo: Leila Kwok Photo: Leila Kwok Photo: Leila Kwok Photo: Leila Kwok Photo: Leila Kwok Photo: Leila Kwok Photo: Leila Kwok Photo: Leila Kwok Photo: Leila Kwok   It

Best wines on display

Dec 8, 2018 / 5:00 am

Photo: Contributed Some of the best wine the Okanagan has to offer will be on display at Sun Peaks Resort this weekend for the inaugural Savour the Sun event. Oliver Osoyoos Wine Country is hosting the event in partnership with more than

Keep Calm, Summer's On

Dec 8, 2018 / 5:00 am

Photo: Contributed Fresh off the success of 'Working for the Weekend' concert event featuring Loverboy and Platinum Blonde, the organizers are bringing to Vernon the 'Keep Calm, Summer's On' concert event. Three huge

Torch touchdown in Vernon

Dec 4, 2018 / 5:00 am

The 2019 Canada Winter Games in Red Deer, AB are still more than two months away but Vernon will get its chance to share in the majesty this week.  The Canada Games Roly McLenahan Torch will be in Vernon this afternoon for a celebration

Next step for Hydro project

Dec 2, 2018 / 5:00 am

Photo: Wikipedia The province has granted an environmental assessment certificate to BC Hydro and Power Authority for the Revelstoke Generating Station Unit 6 project. BC Hydro wants to install a sixth generating unit into an existing empty

United in community giving

Dec 1, 2018 / 5:00 am

Photo: United Way Staff at Nixon Wenger raised $2,182 for United Way 'Tis the season for giving and many charities have launched their holiday campaigns, including the United Way.  Since its September launch, the United Way Community

New faces, familiar places

Nov 30, 2018 / 5:00 pm

Photo: Vernon Vipers Tyler Ho will make his debut for the Vernon Vipers this evening It will be the start of a few new beginnings at Kal Tire Place this evening as the Vipers welcome Merritt to town. Goalie Bradley Cooper and forward
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