Tobacco Industry in Vernon

A promising industry Between the 1890s and 1930s, Kelowna had a flourishing tobacco industry, evidenced…

James A. Munro

  Nature’s champion On April 22, Earth Day will be commemorated in 192 countries around…

Mayoral Outfit

  A Ceremonial attire The Vernon Museum houses an ensemble steeped in ceremonial significance within…

A Hairy Prank

  Content WARNING: THIS ARTICLE CONTAINS MENTIONS OF ALCOHOL AND ALCOHOL CONSUMPTION. NO-SHAVE NOVEMBER As…

Lorne Chambers

  “Nazi radio reports vernon airman alive,” read a dramatic newspaper headline in a September…

Halloween Tricks

    Trick (or treat) Halloween is just around the corner, a season which Vernon has…

Twin Club Scrapbook

    Seeing Double An exciting new addition to the Vernon Archives is contributing to…

Mr. Dressup

  A beloved Canadian Icon He was Canada’s own “Mister Rogers” (in fact, he actually…

Stewart Bain

  A sad Story A lonely cross tucked in a quiet corner of Vernon’s Pleasant…