Morning Star Staff

Bursaries available for trades students at Okanagan College

“With this bursary, we want women to know that there is a place for you in this industry and a place for you to excel.”

Okanagan College professor awarded for promoting financial literacy

Leigh Sindlinger received a Distinguished Service Award for inspiring financial literacy in youth

UBC researchers develop inexpensive tool to test drinking water

The tricoder can test for biological contamination in real-time

Fentanyl, cocaine, body armour seized in Okanagan suspected ‘dial a dope’ arrests

Five people suspected of being involved in a dial a dope operation arrested

Okanagan college students build insulated doghouses for Vernon SPCA

The five doghouses were built as a part of the hands-on training for students in the Residential Insulator program.

From boat motor to horse saddle, search recovers thousands in stolen property

More than 100 suspected stolen items uncovered at Okanagan storage facility

Police thank public for help in Okanagan incident where child allegedly grabbed

Good Samaritans who helped girls in alleged arm-grabbing incident have been located and have spoken to police

Okanagan College’s finance curriculum receives international recognition

Okanagan College is one of 31 institutions in Canada that are affiliates of the CFA Institute.

Rollover on highway 97

Authorities warn public to drive safe following snowfall.

Vernon fatal shooting investigation enters day five

Crown counsel and police have not confirmed any pending charges against the suspect

RCMP seek kids’ help in naming new police dogs

Contest winners and names will be announced April 30.

Police tight-lipped on fatal Vernon shooting

RCMP not releasing further information on incident that left a man dead Friday

Annual Levite Summit expands reach

The sixth annual Summit, which takes place March 1-2 in Kelowna, is open to all denominations.

Government seeks help to monitor for bat disease in Okanagan

Reports of winter bat activity will help focus research, monitoring and protection efforts.

Police seek Okanagan-Shuswap armed robbery suspect

A two-month long search for an alleged armed robbery suspect, Michael David Trosky, who is wanted on outstanding warrants, has led RCMP to seek the public’s assistance in locating him.

Hot air balloon crashes into power line during B.C. carnival

There were no major injuries reported in the incident near Vernon

Anonymous $770k gift for Vernon hospital foundation

The Vernon Jubilee Hospital received its largest anonymous donation yet

Okanagan theft suspect arrested posing as restaurant patron

Vernon RCMP arrest woman who allegedly tried to rob store but gave money back when confronted

Search continues for missing Armstrong man

Police have released a new photo of Brian Kyme Franklin’s vehicle

Geek Squad Academy looking for Okanagan tech enthusiasts

Applications for the 2019 season are being accepted online until Feb. 10.