Parker Crook

Wildfire sparked north of Merritt, estimated 8 hectares

BC Wildfire Service is responding to the fire near Chattaway Lake FSR 27 kilometres north of Merritt

Vernon company wins Ozone best production

Powerhouse Theatre’s Calendar Girls will move on to the Theatre BC Mainstage Festival

Vernon’s Creative Chaos focuses on all things artisanal

The 43rd annual event is June 1-3

Caravan Farm Theatre fundraiser embraces outlaw spirit

The third annual Hands Up! Live Auction Fundraisder is June 2

Okanagan Symphony Orchestra launches 59th season

Upcoming season features Tanya Tagaq, The Music of Harry Potter, classical standards

Frustration swells for Vernon flooding victim

Ted Walker’s home has flood for the second consecutive spring

Festival highlights Okanagan theatre

Theatre BC’s Okanagan Zone Festival comes to Vernon May 19-25

MetalFest headbanging headliners announced

July 13-1 marks a decade of Armstrong MetalFest

Okanagan Symphony goes big for season finale

The OSO presents Triomphe! in Kelowna May 11, Penticton May 12 and Vernon May 13

Business duo shares love of the Okanagan

New Okanagan business Locality ready to ship first subscription box

Symphony celebrates work of students

Okanagan Symphony Youth Orchestra annual spring concert in Vernon May 5, May 6 in Penticton, Kelowna

Cawston under state of emergency: RDOS

Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen has declared a local state of emergency for Cawston

Toronto songstress shares indie vibes with Okanagan

Emma Cook will rock Penticton’s The Elite April 28 before she hits Vernon’s Record City April 29

Okanagan city’s titles a contradiction: mayor

Vernon was named ninth most dangerous, 18th most romantic and a top honeymoon spot over six months

B.C. towns rank in top honeymoon destination worldwide

Vernon, Kaslo, Sunshine Coast and the Island hit Expedia.ca’s list of top 18 honeymoon destinations

Enderby producer continues to leave his mark

Enderby Entertainment’s An Ordinary Man released on digital today

Goodwill Shakespeare festival returns to Vernon

Okanagan schools descend upon Vernon for 18th annual Goodwill Shakespeare festival

Update: Highway 33 open, mudslide cleared

Slide occurred two kilometres north of Rock Creek Sunday afternoon

Crook’s Corner

Arts and entertainment highlights this week across the Okanagan

High Okanagan snow pack means increased flood risk

Okanagan snow index is at 152 per cent of normal, tied for highest since 1980