Roots of Green 1

This article is part of the Vernon Archives’ “Roots of Green: Unearthing Horticultural History” series.…

Lorne Chambers

read a dramatic newspaper headline in a September 1941 edition of the Vancouver Sun. Flying…

Halloween Tricks

Halloween is just around the corner, a season which Vernon has celebrated with tricks and…

Historic Forest Fires

2023 has been reported as Canada’s worst fire season. Although this fact cannot be denied,…

Stewart Bain

A lonely cross tucked in a quiet corner of Vernon’s Pleasant Valley Cemetery reveals a…

Hitchcock’s Cafe

Did you know that Vernon’s first confectionary shop would be 115 years old if it…

Ride Don’t Hide

This June, thousands of cyclists across Canada will come together to raise awareness and funds…

The Night Rescue

Based on a historical fire, “The Night Rescue” painting comes to the MAV with a…

Rotary Pier

With the warmer weather we have been experiencing of late, Vernonites are beginning to flock…