Jennifer Smith

Turkey chases B.C. woman home

Turkey chases B.C. woman home

‘The dang turkey kept chasing after me’

Turkey chases B.C. woman home
B.C. man in hospital after baseball thrown at windshield while driving

B.C. man in hospital after baseball thrown at windshield while driving

Man was driving home from Vernon when glass shattered into his eye

B.C. man in hospital after baseball thrown at windshield while driving
Siblings Kylie and Landyn Pasemko of Vernon go for a thrill ride on the Super Shot at the midway during the IPE in Armstrong, which continues through to Sunday, Sept. 1 (Jennifer Smith - Morning Star)

Saddle up for B.C.’s Interior Provincial Exhibition

Popular Armstrong fair attracts people from all over B.C., underway Aug. 28-Sept. 1

Siblings Kylie and Landyn Pasemko of Vernon go for a thrill ride on the Super Shot at the midway during the IPE in Armstrong, which continues through to Sunday, Sept. 1 (Jennifer Smith - Morning Star)
Okanagan sighting not yet ruled out in case of missing Victoria pair found dead

Okanagan sighting not yet ruled out in case of missing Victoria pair found dead

Meanwhile twin brother of deceased believes car never left the Island

Okanagan sighting not yet ruled out in case of missing Victoria pair found dead
Lower Mainland mom beyond grateful since missing daughter found near Clearwater

Lower Mainland mom beyond grateful since missing daughter found near Clearwater

Amy had left Vernon Sunday and reported missing after she never arrived at 100 Mile House destination

Lower Mainland mom beyond grateful since missing daughter found near Clearwater
Young B.C. woman missing en route to 100 Mile House has been found

Young B.C. woman missing en route to 100 Mile House has been found

Amy Anonby’s mother reports that her daughter has been located

Young B.C. woman missing en route to 100 Mile House has been found
Sue Gauvin, with her children Adriana and Sam, are desperate to return to Canada from Croatia, where they are stranded. (Submitted Photo)

B.C. family stranded in Croatia desperate to come home

Funds being raised to bring back mom and two children

Sue Gauvin, with her children Adriana and Sam, are desperate to return to Canada from Croatia, where they are stranded. (Submitted Photo)
Care costs for 42 horses seized in B.C. now exceeds $70,000

Care costs for 42 horses seized in B.C. now exceeds $70,000

SPCA seeks support to help care for the animals

Care costs for 42 horses seized in B.C. now exceeds $70,000
Emergency crews and investigators were on scene for five hours following a fatal crash Sunday evening on Highway 6 near Pottery Road. (Roger Knox - Morning Star)

Support growing for orphaned Okanagan child after father dies in highway crash

Family thanks emergency crews for assistance in traumatic incident

Emergency crews and investigators were on scene for five hours following a fatal crash Sunday evening on Highway 6 near Pottery Road. (Roger Knox - Morning Star)
Event coordinator and Seaton Secondary drama instructor Lana O’Brien (right) leads Grade 12 student Will Oxtoby of Kelowna’s Okanagan Mission Secondary and Grade 11 Vernon Secondary product Aleena Isobe as they mourn the death of fellow Grade 11 VSS student Carmen Sampson in a quick skit of William Shakespeare’s Henry V, as part of the 18th Goodwill Shakespeare Festival. (Parker Crook/Morning Star)

Shakespeare Fest sees students from across B.C. ‘play on’ in Okanagan

19th annual Goodwill Shakespeare Festival draws hundreds from across B.C.

Event coordinator and Seaton Secondary drama instructor Lana O’Brien (right) leads Grade 12 student Will Oxtoby of Kelowna’s Okanagan Mission Secondary and Grade 11 Vernon Secondary product Aleena Isobe as they mourn the death of fellow Grade 11 VSS student Carmen Sampson in a quick skit of William Shakespeare’s Henry V, as part of the 18th Goodwill Shakespeare Festival. (Parker Crook/Morning Star)
Barry Christian, of Lumby, was gifted a puppy a few months ago, but the pup has since been stolen. (Submitted Photo)

Puppy allegedly stolen from former homeless man in the Okanagan

Community rallying to help get Winnie back, a four-month-old German Shephard

Barry Christian, of Lumby, was gifted a puppy a few months ago, but the pup has since been stolen. (Submitted Photo)
Elk herd crosses highway in B.C.’s Okanagan

Elk herd crosses highway in B.C.’s Okanagan

Rare sight caught on camera by local resident

Elk herd crosses highway in B.C.’s Okanagan
B.C.-wide appeal for missing Okanagan man

B.C.-wide appeal for missing Okanagan man

With family in Prince George and Victoria, North Okanagan RCMP are appealing to public B.C. wide

B.C.-wide appeal for missing Okanagan man
UPDATE: Missing Alberta snowmobilers reunited with family

UPDATE: Missing Alberta snowmobilers reunited with family

Wife issues plea after trio were last spotted Friday morning

UPDATE: Missing Alberta snowmobilers reunited with family
Vehicle fire on the Coquihalla

Vehicle fire on the Coquihalla

Heavy congestion in north bound lanes

Vehicle fire on the Coquihalla
Six-year-old ‘Princess’ Finnley Bennett shares her Blizzard with two-year-old sister Reylie Thursday during Miracle Treat Day at Dairy Queen. Visit vernonmorningstar.com for more photos and a video on the special day, raising funds for B.C. Children’s Hospital. (Jennifer Smith/Morning Star)

Blizzards support B.C. kids

Miracle Treat Day at Dairy Queen today!

Six-year-old ‘Princess’ Finnley Bennett shares her Blizzard with two-year-old sister Reylie Thursday during Miracle Treat Day at Dairy Queen. Visit vernonmorningstar.com for more photos and a video on the special day, raising funds for B.C. Children’s Hospital. (Jennifer Smith/Morning Star)
Lauren McGee, Marina Jardine, Georgia Currie and Calvin Forbes sport some fun shades atop their horses at the Armstrong IPE grounds Wednesday during the 4H Okanagan Stock Show. (Submitted Photo)

Okanagan hosts 4H clubs from across B.C.

Stock Show this weekend in Armstrong

Lauren McGee, Marina Jardine, Georgia Currie and Calvin Forbes sport some fun shades atop their horses at the Armstrong IPE grounds Wednesday during the 4H Okanagan Stock Show. (Submitted Photo)
A Vernon orchard has a unique way of keeping the birds away from its bumper cherry crop. (Submitted Photo)

Okanagan farm gets creative protecting cherries from birds

Vernon farmer brings in fun fruit protection measures

A Vernon orchard has a unique way of keeping the birds away from its bumper cherry crop. (Submitted Photo)
The Petro-Canada gas station on 25th Avenue is out of fuel. (Jennifer Smith/Morning Star)

Pockets of B.C. not yet impacted by gas shortage

Salmon Arm stations running out but Vernon still pumping

The Petro-Canada gas station on 25th Avenue is out of fuel. (Jennifer Smith/Morning Star)
Shirley Quinn, 91, with her daughter Kathryn MacDonald, her dog KK, and the rest of her family by her side, passed away with help from the Medical Assistance in Dying program in May. (Jennifer Smith/Morning Star)

B.C. woman: Being in control of death a ‘civil right’

Medical Assistance in Dying program offers end to suffering for North Okanagan woman

Shirley Quinn, 91, with her daughter Kathryn MacDonald, her dog KK, and the rest of her family by her side, passed away with help from the Medical Assistance in Dying program in May. (Jennifer Smith/Morning Star)