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It is all about the entrance. At least that was the case with some of the Clarence Fulton Secondary School graduates as they arrived for photos in their formal wear in everything from a golf cart to a dune buggy Friday afternoon at Polson Park. “Kacey (Smart) really wanted to do something original, so at first we were going to do a bike, but then we thought, nope that’s too much muscle power, so then we decided to go for the amazing golf cart,” said Tianna Harrington about her arrival with Smart in a balloonladen golf cart. As well as the interesting modes of transportation, the park buzzed with excited chatter between friends and best wishes and compliments from family members. “I’m going to miss seeing my friends every day and knowing they will be there and I’ll miss my sports teams,” said Danielle Olson when asked about what she is sad to leave behind. “I won’t miss school work and getting up early,” said Olson’s friend Stella Croll. Even though their high school careers are over, most grads have a plan for their future in place, ranging from post secondary education, hitting the work force or traveling. “I’m going to go to college and work part time for a couple of years,” said Jared Smith. “I will work to save up enough money to go travelling and then go from there,” said Croll.

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Fulton grad Kacey Smart (above) cruises Polson Park in style as his date Tianna Harrington gives fellow grad Coltan Boomer a high five. Jordan Orr (right) is ready for extreme road conditions as he drives his friends Marshall Kazemir, Brianna Eedy and Kristi Foster through the park in his dad’s dune buggy. Mariah Rounds smiles aside her ride during the pre-graduation photos Friday.

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Swollen creeks force Lumby into action richard rolke Morning Star Staff

High water had Lumby area residents scrambling to protect property. Flooding started late afternoon Thursday in the Whitevale area, with rain-related problems developing within the village early Friday morning. “I haven’t seen it this bad since 1999,” said Kevin Acton, Lumby mayor. Residents in the 100 to 300 block of Whitevale Road began sandbagging as Harris Creek spilled its bank. “No residents were forced from their homes as water levels stayed below the living spaces,” said Ron Baker, community protective services manager at the Regional District of North Okanagan, on Friday. “I understand some crawl spaces did get wet.” Calls of high water started pouring into the village office at about 4 a.m. Friday as Bessette and Duteau creeks flooded. “It (Duteau) came up a

metre overnight and was filling people’s basements,” said Acton. “Water was running right through some shops.” Apparently, water was also lapping up against the fire department’s doors on Friday. Village crews and residents immediately began sandbagging to ensure the situation didn’t get worse. “This is something we’re used to dealing with,” said Acton of having three creeks running through the area. “We make sure passages are clear and nothing (trees) is blocking the creeks.”

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Flooding creeks have left several large areas of water throughout Lumby and near Whitevale. The creeks spilled their banks because of steady rain over the last few days. Bessette Creek (right) flooded its banks, along with Duteau and Harris creeks.

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Creekside Montessori Children’s School can officially plan its 10th anniversary celebrations in October. Housed in a portable at Vernon’s Okanagan Landing Elementary for nearly a decade, the school was looking at possible closure this summer if owner Valerie Brousseau couldn’t find a new home. Brousseau’s portable lease with the Vernon School District expired at the end of May, and the portable that has housed Creekside Montessori is being moved to Lumby to house an alternative education program. After her story appeared in The Morning Star, Brousseau received seven phone calls

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for potential new homes and settled on the old 1,800-square foot Curves building in Coldstream, owned by Art and Myrna Ferris. “This is a building I have looked at and inquired about,” said Brousseau of her soon-to-be new home for Creekside Montessori. She has a five-year lease at the site starting July 1. “It has everything we need. It’s the right

size, it’s got parking, it’s next to an elementary school (Coldstream Elementary). It’s perfect. We’re absolutely thrilled.” The old location for Creekside Montessori had been perfect as well, as there were Montessori programs at Okanagan Landing school, but those programs are being moved to Silver Star Elementary. Since she started Creekside Montessori, Brousseau and staff have taught close to 300 students, ages three, four and five. She has two classes of 20 kids – one morning, one afternoon. The new facility will allow Brousseau to run her Montessori preschool, and enough room for an all-day Montessori program. Spaces are available for children in both.

“I just want to thank everyone who called and offered to help us out,” said a grateful Brousseau.

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Some North Westside residents are boiling over proposed changes to their water bills. The Regional District of Central Okanagan board will decide Monday if it’s going to reduce the base amount of water a customer receives from 235 cubic metres per quarter to 90 metres. “They are cutting back to get extra money from people,” said Harry Pospolita, a resident who had initiated a petition campaign against the Jim Edgson district’s plan. Pospolita’s primary concern is customers will be receiving access to less water but the rate for the water will remain the same, meaning they will actually pay more. “Everyone is opposed to this. People who have a garden or fruit trees won’t have enough water,” he said, adding that the average water bill is about $800 a year. Pospolita is encouraging residents to attend the district board meeting in Kelowna Monday. “If we show some force, maybe the regional district will decide to do more studies first,” he said. Pospolita also wants pressure placed on North Westside director Jim Edgson to support the residents.

“Mr. Edgson, before he was a director, would have fought this,” said Pospolita. Edgson says he will support the change in the base amount of water received because it will generate between $3,500 to $5,000 a year among all high-end water users in the entire regional district. “The Killiney Beach and Westshore Estate water systems need upgrades and we have a plan to get things fixed,” said Edgson, adding the plan requires funding. “It’s not a tax grab but we set the (base) threshold too high. This is a conservation effort.” Edgson insists the change will only impact 14 to 15 per cent of customers who use more water than necessary. After the 90-metre base is surpassed, the consumption charge will be 35 cents per metre. “Next time you buy a bottle of water in the store, think about it,” said Edgson. RDCO says a 90-cubic-metre quarterly threshold (360 cubic metres a year) is close to Environment Canada’s average household water consumption estimate for B.C. of 325 cubic metres annually. “Many RDCO customers have been demanding that the consumption fee threshold be significantly reduced to encourage water conservation and ensure that heavy water users are paying the extra costs associated with heavy water use, such as electricity and treatment,” said Peter Rotheisler, environmental services manager.

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Duteau Creek has been turned off as a water source in Greater Vernon. The Regional District of North Okanagan decided Friday to switch Duteau customers over to the Kalamalka Lake source. “The decision to remove the Duteau Creek water source was based on high turbidity that could compromise the ability to treat the water to drinking water standards,” said Renee Clark, water quality manager. “Staff is investigating the cause and will inform customers as soon as information becomes available. Water will be supplied from the Mission Hill water treatment plant until further notice.” With the change in source water, there are no health-related affects to customers.

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The deadline for Vernon’s 30th Avenue revitalization has been drenched. It was anticipated upgrades to main street, from 33rd to 35th streets, would be completed by June 28 but three days of work have been lost because of torrential rain. “You can’t finish concrete properly in the rain,” said Mark Dowhaniuk, the City of Vernon’s infrastructure engineer. Some utility issues have also impacted the completion date, which may not be during the second week of July. The total revitalization project cost is $2.2 million and that remains unchanged despite the delays. “The way the contract is written, there is a clause for unseen site circumstances and weather is one of them,” said Dowhaniuk. As part of the revitalization project, the 33rd

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There could soon be a crackdown on Lumby residents who leave their vehicles running. Coun. Randal Ostafichuk wants the anti-noise bylaw amended to include the excessive idling of personal cars and trucks. “Anyone with a diesel truck warming up at 2 a.m. is causing a problem for the neighOstafichuk bours,” he said. Currently, the bylaw only refers to commercial motor vehicles running in a

residential area for more than three minutes. The fine is $100. Ostafichuk says adding residential vehicles to the bylaw would provide village staff and the RCMP the ability to provide enforcement. “It gives them a little more teeth,” he said. “Another side benefit is it reinforces our green stance. It (anti-idling) reduces greenhouse gases.” Council has made no decision regarding Ostafichuk’s request. “We want to see if other municipalities have similar clauses in their bylaws,” he said. Council also wants to determine if expanding the scope of the bylaw would have a financial impact on bylaw enforcement.

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A popular Vernon ecological reserve is at the centre of a legal dispute. Several parties are being sued by an insurance company after a tree from the 24th Street heronry fell and damaged an adjacent home in 2010. “They chose to live there and the herons were there long before,” said Jan Bos, who owns the 1.5 acres that contains about 70 blue heron nests. Bos is among the parties named in the B.C. Supreme Court case, along with the Regional District of North Okanagan, the City of Vernon and the developer of the home. “We aren’t commenting on the legal

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part,” said Patrick Nicol, RDNO chairperson. “You have to have empathy for everyone involved, including the homeowner.” The city is referring all media questions to the Municipal Insurance Association, which is representing Vernon’s interests. Bos has owned the property since the 1980s and it was in the late 1980s that the blue herons began nesting in the cottonwood trees there. “I have been told that it’s the only place in North America away from the ocean where there is a heronry,” said Bos.

“I have a number of people who come from all over to photograph the birds. I want to preserve a blue listed species (at risk).” In 1991, Bos signed a restrictive covenant with RDNO to protect the site and ensure no development would occur. The covenant prevents anything from occurring there, including the removal of trees. “Protection of habitat is the No. 1 issue for all species,” said Nicol. In return for the restrictive covenant, Bos has been provided with 40 per cent tax relief. Conflict arose, though, as adjacent

properties began to develop. Bos says there was supposed to be a buffer zone under city rules but he claims it has been infringed on over the years. “All of the developers knew about the restrictive covenant. They knew the trees were there.” Instead of possibly removing trees in the heronry, Bos’ suggestion is for the house to be moved. “The city should have never allowed it to be rebuilt (after the 2010 incident),” he said. “If they remove these trees, the heronry is gone. Others (property owners) will demand the same thing.” Legal counsel for the insurance company could not be reached for comment by The Morning Star.

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a number of requests to include this option for electors who are unable to attend a polling station on voting day. Other proposed changes to the bylaw include provisions for posting nomination documents, disclosure statements, supplementary reports and signed declarations on the regional district’s website.

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his back pocket, which has his height, weight, eye color, address and picture on it. When he gets home, he’ll sign into his Facebook account -- which lists his birthday, all his friends, his hobbies and pictures of every place he’s ever been -- to complain about how his privacy has been invaded. He may blog and tweet about it, too. While he’s Googling the words “invasion of privacy,” little ads will show up on the side of his search window featuring products he’s searched for or read about in the past because they keep track of that so they can sell ads. Then he’ll relax a little in front of the TV, watching the very private Kardashians or the very private “Duck Dynasty” guys or the very private Real Housewives as they reveal the most intimate moments of their lives in front of millions of people. His cable company will keep track of what he’s watching so it can figure out a way to charge him more to watch his favorite shows someday. What’s really odd is that the NSA knows much less about you than your grocery store, your cable company, your credit card company or the DMV -- and the NSA tried to keep the little they did know about you, well, secret. Until a privacy advocate told everyone. It seems the one thing that privacy advocates aren’t very good at is keeping things private. Anyone who goes on national television to talk about how much he loves and respects privacy is doing it wrong. It’s like streaking to protest nudity. Within a day we’ll know where you went to middle school, who your girlfriend was, how much you made, that you never finished high school and what hotel you’re staying at. At this point, you should be more worried about CNN, MSNBC, ABC, CBS and NBC than the NSA. Contact Jim Mullen at JimMullenBooks. com.

A video posted to YouTube of a bear entering a pickup truck by unlatching the doors might be funny for viewers safely ensconced in their concrete and glass condos, but encounters with wildlife in the city rarely end well. For the animals. It seems every spring there are sightings of bears in urban neighbourhoods ambling through backyards and down alleys tipping over garbage cans, pawing at bird feeders. Recently, a deer somehow managed to wander through the busy streets of New Westminster for hours before conservation officers were finally notified. Sadly the otherwise healthy and robust deer didn’t survive the shot from a tranquilizer gun. Ungulates like deer don’t react well to tranquilizing drugs, said Dave Cox of the Conservation Officer Service. The stress of dodging traffic, barking dogs and curious humans probably didn’t help. One of the great allures of living in B.C. is the vast natural wilderness that begins right in our backyard. It’s easy to be at a grocery store in the morning and then having a picnic in the middle of a first or second growth forest, surrounded by mountains and trees for as far as the eye can see in the afternoon. Odds are there’s creatures amongst those trees. And sometimes they wander out of those woods and into our streets. At first blush it may seem an infringement on our space, but we have to remember their ancestors were here long before us. We’re encroaching on territories and behaviours bred into them for thousands of years. We need to respect their coexistence with us. – Black Press


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he spring rains are here. Our reservoirs are spilling over because of the abundance of water this year, and we are even having flooding issues as a result of that. I wonder then, why is it that we in Vernon pay more than double the national average for water? It seems odd to me that on a year like this, when our reservoirs are filled to the brim, that in only a few months a majority of lawns in this town will be completely dead because it is unaffordable for many families to maintain a living lawn. I would like to make the following economic suggestion. Perhaps the city should charge for water based on the amount of water available. The amount charged could reflect the watering restriction tiers. For example, if we have an abundance of water available, we could

have the prices set low so most families could afford to maintain a healthy lawn and garden. If we have a dry year and have water restrictions in place, then the price of

in the news again Letters to the editor have been sent to this newspaper in the past regarding Sylvia Browne, the so-called psychic who says she communicates with the spirits of dead people. This is not just harmless entertainment. While it might be fun to consult a fairground psychic about whether or not you're going to win the lottery, Browne's customers are often people who are suffering through trauma or grief, and telling desperate people that you can communicate with their dead loved ones is not in the same category at all. Despite her numerous false predictions, she has in the past been consulted by police departments and the families of victims of abductions. Visit www.stopsylvia.com for plenty of examples. Another helpful site is the James Randi Educational Foundation at www.randi.org. Browne's lack of psychic ability is in the news once again. Amanda Berry was abducted as a teenager in 2003 and kept captive along with two other women in Cleveland, Ohio. She managed to escape on May 6 and I hope she is on the road to recovering from her traumatic experience. In 2004, Sylvia Browne appeared on the Montel Williams Show and told Amanda Berry's mother that her daughter was dead. Imagine that for a moment: Your daughter has been abducted and

water would rise to reflect this. If the dry year continued and our reservoirs were continuing to drop, we could expand the restrictions and increase the price of water

you are told that she is dead. This kind of pronouncement is not something that should be made lightly, or for the purposes of entertainment. It is not something that anyone should say without good evidence. Sylvia Browne has demonstrated, once again, that she lacks psychic powers. She performed in Vernon in April, and in Kelowna last spring. If she ever comes back, I very much hope that people will remember the suffering of Amanda Berry's mother, instead of buying tickets for Browne's show. Zena Ryder, Centre for inquiry - Okanagan ReaCtiOn tO pROtest It concerns me to read that some people are so worried about the safety of genetically modified foods that they have taken to the streets. I'd like to add to the conversation by providing some information that these people may not be aware of, but which may help relieve their concerns. Canadians have access to one of the safest and most abundant food supplies in the world. All crops, including crops that have been genetically modified, are subject to Canada's strict regulatory standards. Extensive safety reviews are completed by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and Health Canada to ensure all crops are

again. I am in no way advocating that we lower prices so residents can waste water. I firmly believe that water is a precious resource and should be used in a responsible and conservative manner. I am simply proposing that we make it affordable so more people can afford to water their lawns in a responsible manner. Recently, city council stated that they believe that it is their responsibility to ensure clean air for the citizens of Vernon when it was dealing with an idling bylaw. What happens to our air quality in the summer when more than 50 per cent of residential lawns die off? We are talking about hundreds, if not thousands of acres, of air cleaning plant life becoming useless. Simply a suggestion for discussion. Joel van der Molen

safe for people, animals and the environment. Crops improved through modern plant breeding enjoy a remarkable food safety record, having been grown for more than a decade and eaten by billions of people worldwide. In fact, regulatory agencies around the world, as well as highly regarded international organizations like the World Health Organization, have all endorsed the safety of these enhanced crops. Canadian farmers choose to grow genetically improved varieties of corn, canola, soybeans and other crops because they offer many benefits, including increased yields and improved pest control. This is good for farmers but also benefits the environment by allowing farmers to grow more food on less land and leave valuable green spaces and wildlife intact. Farmers are also able to minimize or even eliminate tilling the soil to control weeds, which enriches the soil and reduces greenhouse gas emissions. Consumers benefit at the grocery store by having safe food that's affordable with the help of plant biotechnology. Canadians save almost 60 per cent on their grocery bills. For more information I would encourage readers to visit our website at www.croplife.ca, as well as Health Canada's website for more information. Lorne hepworth, president, CropLife Canada

bike Lanes Every day I walk my dog down the sidewalk on Okanagan Landing Road and we always have to dodge people on bicycles. It is annoying because there are bike lanes on both sides of the road that are rarely used. Maybe it would be safer for my dog and I to walk in the bike lane. Joe Luchak

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While admitting they are “sort of ” in the water business, the Township of Spallumcheen is hesitant to create and add a municipal version of a water district. A subdivision application for Chickadee Ridge Development asks that the water system proposed for the property “be processed and included under the operating permit of the Township of Spallumcheen.” “The system would be designed and constructed by the applicant (Lorne Major) to the standards required by the township and Interior Health,” wrote Brian Monaghan of Monaghan Engineering and Consulting Ltd. who is the project manager. “Upon completion, commissioning and acceptance of the system by the township, the water system would then be turned over to the township.” The application was originally made to the council of the day in 2009, which included a public hearing and third reading of official community plan and zoning amendment bylaws. The proposed subdivision is within the non-Agricultural Land Reserve (ALR) portion of the property currently zoned agricultural and, as was mentioned at a lengthy public hearing on the application,

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would be serviced by a private community sewer and water system. Major proposed to develop 22 lots that would be zoned residential single family, two lots that would be zoned small holdings and two lots that would be zoned country residential. It also called for dedicated parkland on the west side of Alderson Creek. The application has since changed to develop 25 lots, 22 of which would be residential single family and three would be country residential. Concern was expressed by many residents at the 2009 public hearing about water to service the proposed subdivision. There were also many letters of support for the plan. The bylaw was never fully adopted as conditions for the subdivision were not met. Monaghan stated a report prepared by Kala Geosciences Ltd. supports the application, and concludes there is adequate

water supply, consistent with the township’s subdivision bylaw, for the proposed development. Spallumcheen administrator Greg Betts told council the township has 14 water districts they are currently trying to consolidate, assist or reduce. If council agreed to Monaghan’s request, the township would be setting up a municipal version of a water district with the township requested to take it over. “We are in the water business, sort of, but if we’re adding to it we’re going to have to have capacity in terms of staff and expertise,” said Betts, who asked council for, and was granted, a chance to review the request and lay out several options for council. “This is one of the complexities of this patchwork quilt of water districts that are inhibiting or making far more complex your management of growth and development,” he said.

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The John Howard Society is encouraging staff, friends and colleagues to host a 15-minute coffee break at their home or office in support of Bill’s Place Wednesday. All you have to do is put on the coffee pot, plate some cookies and invite your colleagues or friends and ask everyone to bring a donation. The John Howard Society will provide information packages to make the event as easy as possible. “Speakers on addiction and the effects in the work place are available upon request,” said Barb Levesque, John Howard Society execu-

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on new projects with- policy in Lake Country out another one being but needs some attenremoved from a priority tion. list already approved by With current staffcouncil. ing levels, those “We don’t kinds of issues have the cannot be dealt capacity to with, he said. do this in “The planhouse,” said ning file load Alberto De has been Feo. increased over “We went the years and through a our capacBarb Leamont review, we ity is extremely cut our staff stretched.” in half, we cut the times Most councillors had to process applications their say on the issue in half, which is way with Dickie asking that better than any other the agriculture land place in the Okanagan. committee be able to We are really pushing do the work instead of the limits here.” staff. Mark Koch, director De Feo said he was of planning and devel- concerned with the opment, also told coun- legalities of a committee cil that the cutbacks to doing such work while staffing levels in the Koch said working with planning department volunteer committees has made it more dif- still takes plenty of staff ficult to operate, espe- time. cially since staff has Coun. Barbara been asked to deal with Leamont also jumped files in the same time or into the issue. quicker than in the past. “(We) cut the depart“The difficult part ment in half and expect is the expectation has them to continue with remained the same in the same work and then terms of file times,” he add more work and ask said. staff to process applica“There are areas that tions twice as fast,” she we would like to spend said. some time around some “We have a lot of policy improvements. things in planning that There are a number of need to be done that are examples around the not getting done.” community that need In the end, Dickie some attention but we amended his motion are not able to get to.” and council will ask its Koch pointed to agriculture land comthe amount of build- mittee to report back to ing containers in and them on the status of around the community agriculture in progress and how they are stored signs that the district as one area that has no already has access to.

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B.C. Children’s Hospital is getting a helping hand from two Vernon businesses. TD Canada Trust and Boston Pizza have joined forces to raise money for the hospital on Tuesday. The main Vernon branch of TD Canada Trust will be doing a TD Celebrity Server Day at Boston Pizza. Instead of dishing out cash, TD Canada Trust employees will serve pizza, pasta and drinks from 5 to 9 p.m. at Boston Pizza Tuesday. “Come have dinner at Boston Pizza in Vernon on Tuesday and support a great cause,” said Renee Dulaba, TD Canada Trust’s customer service manager (and a former Boston Pizza server). Boston Pizza will donate 10 per cent of their sales that night to B.C. Children’s Hospital.


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The Langley Thunder boasts the Western Lacrosse Association’s best defence in the early going, and Vernon’s Brodie MacDonald is huge piece of that. It’s only nine games into the junior A season, and MacDonald leads the league in both goals-against average (7.25) and save percentage (.822). Surprisingly mobile for a 6-foot-7, 245-pounder, he credits his teammates for allowing him to play his style. “I’m just playing my game – staying big, seeing the ball well,” said MacDonald, 23. “Our system and myself work very well together. My defence is a big reason I am able to feel comfortable challenging the ball.” Langley has parlayed its air-tight defence into second place at 5-3-1. They might be in the WLA penthouse if it weren’t for the league’s worst offence (8.55 goals per game). However, MacDonald had no doubt the Thunder offence will find its rhythm. “The offence has been a notoriously slow starter in seasons past,” he said. “The only thing worrying about the offence would do is jeopardize our ability to do our jobs (on defence) properly.” Once the offence does start to click, MacDonald believes the Thunder have the talent to make a serious push for a third straight Mann Cup appearance. They were unsuccessful in their last two national championships, falling to the Brampton Excelsiors in the organization’s Mann Cup debut 2011, and to the Peterborough Lakers last year. “We have only gotten better since our first Mann experience,” said MacDonald. “I believe we are the best in the west again, and I don’t think there’s anyone in our room who would disagree.” While MacDonald has long had the physical tools to fill the crease, Langley assistant coach Fred Klomp says MacDonald is also rounding out his mental game as he matures. Klomp points to Langley’s season opener when MacDonald got shelled for seven goals by the host Maple Ridge Burrards in the first period. Rather than wilt, MacDonald came back and allowed zero goals in the second and three in the third to give Langley a 13-10 win. “It was a jammed building in Maple Ridge and he singlehandedly took the game over,” said Klomp. “He’s still got a bit of a temper, but he’s really become mentally prepared.” MacDonald held backup duty for the NLL Edmonton Rush last season, compiling a 1-2 record with an 8.03 GAA and .795 SAV. Despite the limited role, just being around the pro team helped his — Brodie confidence. “I’ve gotten a lot of great experience in Edmonton over past two seasons,” he said. “Great guys and

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Vernon’s Curtis Lazar is projected as a firstround pick in the NHL Entry Draft next Sunday in New Jersey. interview with Lazar on the Oil Kings’ website. He’s such a positive, humble, happy-go-lucky young man who will make any NHL team better. Edmonton head coach Derek Laxdal offered some sage advice to Lazar when he struggled out of the WHL gate last fall. “I told him not to worry about the ranking; focus on the way you play. When it comes to the draft, there’s gonna be an NHL team that likes the way you play, and from what I’m understanding, there’s 30 NHL teams out there that like the way you play.” I have known Lazar since he was 15 and he’s mature above his years. Whenever he got the chance, he was at the rink watching his siblings play. He’s polite, respectful and likeable. “First of all, he’s a great kid, and a highly talented player,” said Oil Kings’ GM Bob Green, on the team’s website. “He plays the game the right way all over the ice, he’s very responsible away from the puck, he plays a physical game and likes to finish his checks, and he’s got the ability to finish.” Green says the 18-year-old’s intangibles and character are what sets him apart from many others. “He’ll do anything to win, he’s a highly competitive kid who’ll do whatever it takes. He’s not selfish, and he’ll change his game and role to whatever he needs to do to help the team win.” Lazar attended the 20th NHL Combine last week at the Westin Bristol Place and

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They wore wacky costumes, laughed a lot and played slo-pitch for a fallen friend. The third annual Doug Massie Co-Ed 2-Pitch Tournament drew nine teams to the DND diamonds last weekend and was an overwhelming success. Teams welcomed the hot sunny weather as they donned this year’s theme, ‘Surf ’s Up Beach Wear.’ Doug Massie was a highly popular slo-pitch and soccer player who died of a brain aneurism in August, 2010. “The Massie family had a team, including Doug’s mom and brother playing in it for the first time,” said tourney director Heather Savitsky. “We raised $3,000 for the Doug Massie Bursary fund. KidSport in Vernon will be a recipient of $1,000 from the bursary.” Teams played a two-game round robin to seed them into either the A or B side modified doubleknockout playoff format. Finishing first overall in the round-robin were the Honey Badgers.

Rounding out the A side was New and Used in second, coached by Savitsky and Kelly Jenner. The Renegades (Justin Bednarz) were third, the Beach Boys & Girls (Akbal Mund) fourth and Beeracuda (Cam McIntyre of Kelowna) fifth. In the B side were the following teams: Here for the Beer (Tanis Wiebe) Beer Nutz (Melissa Gauthier), Sandy Balls (Logan Massie) and Pop Tarts (Brad Campbell, Kelowna). A side playoffs saw New and Used fall to the Honey Badgers in the semifinal, and the Renegades, who were undefeated going into the final, lost 17-15 to the Honey Badgers. In the B side semi, Here for the Beer and the Pop Tarts battled it out in the single knockout with the Pop Tarts winning before grounding the undefeated Beer Nutz 18-6 in the final. The Beer Nutz are Doug and Deb Massie’s old team. Savitsky thanked the teams, umpires, sponsors, beer garden workers Jason and Jenn Devries (third straight year) and the Massie family.

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Vernon Curling Club will host the Canadian Direct Insurance B.C. Men’s Curling Championship for the third time in six years when it hosts the event in 2015. The spiel, which will be televised on Sportsnet, is the top men’s curling event in the province, attracting fans from across B.C. The Vernon host committee is looking to attract up to 8,000 spectators during the week-long championship in early February (dates to be confirmed) of 2015. Mark Longworth, a long-time curling volunteer in Vernon, will chair the event committee and is looking forward to hosting the province’s high-level men’s talent. “We hosted the event in 2010 and 2011 and it was very successful,” said Longworth. “It provided great entertainment for the fans and was a great event to lead. We feel we have an excellent venue to attract up to 8,000 fans, with great lighting and sight lines. It just seems to be a great fit for Vernon.” Longworth added the club has a great volunteer base to draw on, as well as a world-class ice-maker in

Dave Merklinger, the club’s manager. Said Curl B.C. CEO Scott Braley: “Curl B.C. is delighted to return to Vernon Curling Club which very successfully hosted these championships backto-back in 2010 and 2011. Vernon has a great facility with top-quality ice, so it is an ideal venue for the players.” Chris Pragnell of Canadian Direct Insurance added: “Canadian Direct Insurance is proud to support curling in B.C. and we look forward to returning to Vernon for another great championship.” The Vernon club has produced some great champions over the years, including Jim Cotter, Tyrel Griffith, Rick Sawatsky, Chris Anderson, Ina Forrest, curling hall-of-famer Sonja Gaudet and Trevor Perepolkin. The club boasts eight sheets of ice, two large viewing areas and a comfortable 250-seat lounge/ banquet hall. For more information about the Vernon Curling Club or provincials, e-mail Mark Longworth at marklongworth@shaw.ca or the club at vcc@vernoncurlingclub.com, or phone the club at 250-542-6713.


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Soccer, flag football, badminton, hoops and juggling in the morning. Volleyball, lacrosse, softball, track and field, karate and floor hockey in the afternoon. Kids signing up for the Epic Sports Academy multi-sports camp will have a blast with a smorgasbord of sports, July 8-12 at Len Wood Middle School in Armstrong. “Campers will get to experience a variety of sports, play games, make new friends and improve their skills in a fun environment,” said director Gregg Nicholson, who will be assisted by his wife, Michelle Nicholson. Kids will play from 9 a.m. through 4 p.m. with a break for lunch all five days. There will be a high coach-tocamper ratio and first aid on site. T-shirts, a pizza lunch on the final day and a daily swim are all part of the package. “Our focus is to provide sports activities that are fun and positive, which reinforce a healthy and active lifestyle for all participants said Gregg, a teacher at Len Wood with 21 years of coaching minor sports. Both Gregg and Michelle ran the Mini Champs sports camp for seven summers. Michelle teaches at Armstrong Elementary. For further information, call Gregg at 250546-0328, or e-mail him at nick14@shaw.ca.

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The Armstrong Shamrocks have all but guaranteed themselves the third seed heading into the Thompson Okanagan Junior Lacrosse League playoffs. The Rocks improved to 4-7-3 after manhandling the shortbenched South Okanagan Flames 11-3 Friday night at NorVal Sports Centre. The win puts them two points clear of the fourth-place Kamloops Venom (4-10-1). Armstrong, who also has a hefty lead in goal differential

(tiebreaker) over the Venom, visited the Vernon Tigers Saturday night at Kal Tire Place. The regular season wraps up Thursday (7:30) at Nor-Val when the Rocks host the Kelowna Raiders, who are league co-leaders with Vernon at 11-3-1. Stephen Ringdal paced the Armstrong offence Friday night with three goals and an assist, helping his team race out to a 4-1 first-period lead. Leading 7-2 after 40 minutes, the Rocks put the game away with four more third-period

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Tony Cheshire used cat-like reflexes to score twice as Vernon Kal Tire brushed back the Summerland Rockets 6-1 in Okanagan Oldtimers 50+ Soccer League play Thursday night at Shannon Woods Field in West Kelowna. Cheshire neatly redirected a corner by Rob Parkin, which was first touched by Denis Chabot. The Manchester United fan then finished an unselfish feed from Roger Irving on a 2-on-1 breakaway. Cheshire was named the Buckingham Palace Fish & Chips Man of the Match. Jenne Huberts also bagged a deuce as the Tiremen improved to 8-2. Parkin and Kevin Mitchell added singles, while Bill Clark spoiled Gordie Campbell’s bid for a second-half shutout. Campbell made back-to-back fabulous saves off Peter Toth corkers from in tight. Irving earned the first-half clean sheet.

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Neville and Maisie Cave are celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary this year. Their wedding took place at the Cathedral Church of the Redeemer in Calgary, Alta. The Caves spent 34 years in Calgary, where Nev was a city firefighter and Maisie continued her teaching career after moving from Saskatchewan. Summer vacations were spent in the Okanagan, enjoying boating and camping with their three sons. Upon retirement, the Okanagan was their destination of choice. They moved here in 1987 and have enjoyed 26 years of retirement. They were so fortunate to move into their new home that year, as many others came that same time and soon, these new neighbours became great friends who have remained steadfast through the years. While Calgary was a great place to work and

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Neville and Maisie Cave celebrate at Sparkling Hill. raise a family, Vernon became a great place to retire to enjoy friendships and relaxation. Square dancing introduced them to many new friends and activities. They were soon wondering when they had previously had time to work! Now living in Quail Run, Nev and Maisie celebrated 60 years of marriage May 18 at the Sparkling Hill Resort in Vernon. Their three sons, Dean, Todd and Darren,

organized a party for them that included all of their family members from Alberta, and many friends from Calgary, Edmonton, Cold Lake, St. Albert and Vernon. After their anniversary celebration, Nev and Maisie, accompanied by their son Dean and his wife Donna, toured Vancouver Island, where they had previously spent many enjoyable holidays camping with their family. They both agreed

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forever — each and every memory, of 60 years together! Happy diamond anniversary on June 26 to Lou and Trudy, with love from Kent and Susan, Myron and Suzanne, Heather and Don, April and John, Justine and Dénes, Sarah and Alex, Rhian and Chris, and Laura.

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COLORADO - We’d come to Colorado looking for some soft adventure - the kind that everyone in the family could enjoy with minimal risk of injury. We found it just two hours from Denver in Cañon City and Colorado Springs, two towns that contain a playground of canyons, mountains and rivers nestled in the embrace of the magnificent Rockies. With its craggy mountains and gently undulating hills, the state offers lots of opportunity for visitors to explore its nooks and crevices on land, on water and by bike. Here’s our top picks for a getaway in Denver’s ‘back yard.’ Royal Gorge Bridge and Park, Canon City: Boasting one of the world’s highest suspension bridges, Royal Gorge is a great introduction to Colorado’s impressive geological landscape. The steep, granite rock faces that line both sides of the Arkansas River stretch 956 feet from top to bottom, offering inspiring views of Pike’s Peak Mountain and the Sangre De Cristo range. The park has a variety of options for experiencing those views,

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A relaxing drift down the Arkansas River is a fun family experience with lots of opportunities to dip in the water.

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including my son’s favorite choice, the Royal Rush Skycoaster, a roller-coaster type swing best suited for those looking for an adrenaline rush. Others prefer the relative calm of the incline railway, wherein visitors descend to the river along a railway, encased in a cage-like structure that passes within touching distance of the dramatic colors and contours of the gorge’s granite. Raft the Arkansas River, Canon City: Taking kids river rafting can be challenging but the Arkansas River’s calmer whitewater makes it a safer option than many other rivers. We geared up at Echo Canyon River Expeditions and headed out to Bighorn Sheep Canyon for some class two and a handful of

June will feature several Wine Tours throughout the Okanagan Taste Savour and Indulge — our most popular tour visits 6 wineries on the Okanagan Centre Bench June 8 The Kelowna Wine Lovers Tour features lunch at Summerhill and a tour at Cedar Creek June 15 The Naramata Bench — has many new wineries and is a great day to discover our most popular wine region June 29 The Westside Story — features a heritage tour at Mission Hill and delectable lunch at Quails Gate. It’s a great month for touring our region.

class three rapids. The ride was a pleasant drift downstream with just a few splashy channels and just a handful of the adrenaline pumping rapids. The relaxing ride downstream gave us a chance to appreciate the beauty of the gorge with its amber and brown granite, and to listen to stories about the bootlegger who used to make moonshine not far from the water’s edge and whose still remains rusting where he left it. Bike from Pike’s Peak, Colorado Springs: The baldfaced peak of Pike’s Peak Mountain raises its head from as far as Cañon City, and though

you can drive or take the train up and down, you get a better appreciation of its contours, its beauty and its five distinct ecological zones by biking down its curving perimeter. At the mountain’s base the weather was hot but by the time we’d driven to the top, where the air is much thinner, we were ready for sweaters and gloves. Donning helmets we angled our bikes downhill and followed Harvey Heasten, a spritely 72-yearold bike guide with Challenge Unlimited for the 20-mile ride. In many places the road is remarkably steep and we clutched the brakes

to control the speed of our descent around switchbacks and hairpin turns. There were frequent stops along the way to admire the Cheyenne Canyon, Colorado’s eastern plains and Wild Dog Mountain, much of it still black and burned from the summer wildfires. Moving between alpine, montana, foothills and prairie Eco zones, there was lots of variation in flora and fauna along the way, including statuesque bighorn sheep that gazed at us from the sheer mountain slopes. Lauren Kramer is with Travel Writers’ Tales.

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The Vernon location of Lake City Casino is pleased to help sponsor the Canada Day Fireworks display being presented on July 1st at approximately 10:30 pm on the DND grounds off Mission Road in Vernon. Lake City Casino has a proud history of supporting local charities that support and service our community. We are actively involved with local and regional non-profit organizations and events. Over the past year, approximately $65,000 has been donated to organizations such as the Vernon Women’s Transition House, Cops for Kids, the United Way, the Salvation Army, the Boys & Girls Club and the Prostate Cancer Fight Foundation. We know that when we help improve the quality of life for our communities, we all reap benefits. Please enjoy the attached coupon as our gift to you for Canada Day.


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plus going to community food programs. The more help we have, the more food we can produce,” said Aasen. The farm also offers a great way to get some outdoor exercise with a view of Kalamalka Lake. “Even weeding becomes pleasurable

when you’re in such a beautiful location,” said Karen Truesdale, with Kindale Developmental Association, the lead organization on the project. For more information about the project, go to www.patchworkfarms.ca.

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Patchwork Farms is inviting you to drop in to see what’s growing on at the farm. There will be a special event at the Okanagan College garden Wednesday from 4 to 6 p.m., and it’s also an opportunity for volunteers to sign up. “So far, volunteers have helped build and plant 20 raised beds, install irrigation, till and plant out field crops, harvest peas, and spread mulch,” said Wendy Aasen, farm coordinator. “The farm partners and co-ordinator are hoping that keen individuals and community organizations and groups will continue to help nurture the crops and by so doing, share in the bounty.” Volunteers can contribute during a dropin work-bee, or by formally registering. Since the site is under development, there are

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Thanks to a grant from the Community Foundation of the North Okanagan, Vernon’s Schubert Centre can continue to serve the public. The Schubert Centre was one of 16 organizations receiving 18 grants totalling $57,198 from the foundation at a special ceremony at the Vernon Performing Arts Centre. Manager Jack Gareb received a grant for $8,000 for new carpeting, and one for $2,363 which will help operate the Creative Expressions Activity program.

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When funding was cut for his school’s music program, Jim Lagerquist found a solution. A student at Charles Bloom secondary school and an avid musician, Lagerquist turned an empty portable at the Lumby school into a music room. “Growing up, I knew some of the older kids at Charles Bloom who told me all about the music program, but when I started Grade 7 at Bloom, it had already been cut,” said Lagerquist, who has just graduated. After joining band in Grade 10 and getting involved in student leadership, he joined forces with Connor Whiskin, who suggested the pair start an after-school jam session. With the support and encouragement of teacher Leon Kopy, the program got under way. “At that point, the only music we had was (school music festival) Bloomstock,” said Lagerquist. “There were not many who could play instruments, but last year we had enough for a beginner and a more advanced program.” For Eli Goddu, who is going into Grade 10, it has been a chance to jam with others who love music. “It was more of a guitar jam than guitar lessons and that appealed to me,” he said. “I had taken guitar lessons for a year and it wasn’t helping me with theory and one day I decided to check this out. Jim and Connor would teach us music theory. “It’s been great — playing with other people is a whole different experience than just playing on your own.” Grade 11 student Jason Dahlmann plays several instruments, including guitar, keyboards, drums and flute. “I’ve never taken lessons in my life, I’ve just played in my room but I’ve come back to jam every year,” he said. Guitarist and drummer Steve Flack, also a grad this year, came and checked out the jam sessions as a way of learning more. “I don’t really have a lot of music background, but when I moved here from Prince George a few years ago, I started playing again,” he said. Although all of the young musicians at Bloom see themselves playing for the rest of their lives, they all expect to also hold down day jobs. “I would like to make a career out of this, even if it’s just opening a music store or something along those lines,” said Goddu, who plans a career in the trades. Dahlmann’s dream is to make a full-time living playing music, but is also realistic about the chances of that happening. “To do that, I would have to live in poverty or be independently wealthy,” he said. When asked to name their influences in music, all point to well-known purveyors of classic rock, such as Pink Floyd and Jimi Hendrix, while Goddu is also a blues aficionado and Dahlmann dips into progressive rock and jazz. Charles Bloom principal Ken Gatzke gives credit to both Kopy and Lagerquist for the success of the program. “Mr. Kopy, a senior humanities teacher, had been working with our students to give them an opportunity to play some music — he’s volunteered and just done this on his own time,” said Gatzke. “Jimmy Lagerquist had the initiative and made it happen, Mr. Kopy has coordinated this, but the lessons were Jimmy’s call.

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Eli Goddu (left), Steve Flack, Jason Dahlmann and Jim Lagerquist jam at Charles Bloom secondary school in Lumby, part of the weekly music sessions at the school.

“It’s so important for our young people to keep the fine arts alive in our society.” — Ken Gatzke “Because we didn’t have the traditional music program, I was always looking for ways for kids to have that opportunity, so through our student leadership class and through our staff, who do a fantastic job, we engaged in something called Bloomstock.” Gatzke said while Bloomstock is a competition, the objective of the event is really for kids to showcase their talents. It’s an event that Lagerquist has supported with enthusiasm. “He’s really strongly given back and because Jim is such a respected and trustworthy student, this music program kind of came out of a little bit of Bloomstock, a little bit of Jim’s talent and a little bit of Mr. Kopy’s talent and Jim just took it and ran,” said Gatzke. “And this is exactly what we are looking for in students to become leaders. “It’s so important for our young people to keep the fine arts alive in our society, and there’s Jim doing it all on his own and making a great difference in our school.” The jam sessions are held every Tuesday after school in what was an unused portable. The room is scattered with a few old desks and stools, the black boards filled with an array

of musical notes and scores, as well as inspirational quotes. “We try and find songs that are easy to jam to because we didn’t realize how difficult it is for some people to improvise, which is all me and Connor do when we’re playing,” said Lagerquist. “But we try and teach by doing — jamming — not just giving a lesson. Anyone can learn Stairway to Heaven, but it’s about taking it to the next level.” A guitar player, pianist, drummer and singer, Lagerquist was a participant in the recent District Project Scholarship Showcase and Competition, for which he earned a $1,000 award, one of eight scholarships and bursaries he earned as a graduate. “I started playing when I was seven when my parents bought me the old guitar from the church, it was not in the best shape and the bridge was glued on, but I loved it and played Smoke on the Water over and over again.” He has plans to head north for a few months to earn some money and then will return to concentrate on his band, Gallon’s Corner. “We’ve had a record producer come and see us practise and he liked what he heard, so they now want to record one of our original songs,” he said. “I want to play music for the rest of my life, whether I make money or not is another story.” With Lagerquist and Flack graduating this year, the program will be headed up by Quinn Gatzke. And it’s likely that future program participants will continue to follow Lagerquist’s golden rule of jam sessions: “No noodling while others are playing.”

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Stride for Strokes Thursday, June 27 Polson Park Meet at the clock at 10am with lunches. Picnic to follow Help in this fundraiser to bring awareness for stroke recovery For further information contact Chantelle at 250-864-2515 www.strokerecoverybc.ca

Learn about the Registered Disability Savings Plan at Independent Living Vernon The RDSP is meant to help Canadians and their families save for the future. You should consider opening an RDSP if you have a long-term disability and are:

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He first said he was retiring in 2010 or was throwing around the idea, and then that changed when there was some restructuring and new projects to see through. The work in Interior Health will never be done, there are always new challenges and projects, and day to day business to carry on. It will carry on with others who are as committed and caring. So now he will experience change in a new way. I am personally glad that he is retiring so he can have more fun in his life. He was way more responsible in his youth than I and went right from university to his career. I got sidetracked in my 20s, travelled lots, lived in Ft. McMurray, Los Angeles, Toronto, London, Key West,

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Banff, sailed the Caribbean, drove across the States and had many adventures in between, while I finished my degree. Then we came to Vernon and I settled quite nicely into motherhood, career and community life. I am not retiring. He has a long list of what he would like to do and I think learning to prepare delicious and healthy meals is at the top. When your work has been such a big part of your life, not going to work every day and having that “work identity” can require a transition period as you learn to fill your time with new activities, and find new roles for yourself. Lumberjack may be one for my darling, as we have a great deal of work to be done at the cottage involving trees. As a golfer, he will have more time to spend on the fairways now. He’ll be the captain as he cruises around Okanagan Lake and other local lakes on the pontoon boat. He’ll be a volunteer as he finds his way into different

organizations; there are many options. It is an interesting time in our lives and I think, “where did the time go?” We were in our 20s discovering our way with bold ideas, 30s parenting and making the way in the career, moving up in the 40s and becoming more sure of ourselves, 50s leading, confident and now 60 and a totally new adventure lies ahead. (I am not 60, he is. I am much younger.) The way I see it many people work very hard for decades to get to this place of “retirement” and what I hope is that we are able to enjoy great health in order to enjoy having carefree days or what I have mostly heard is extremely busy days, since so many say “I don’t know I ever fit work into my schedule now that I am retired.” There are wonderful days ahead to have fun, enjoy the freedom of choice and continue to make a difference in your community. And I hope he goes barefoot more often, climbs more mountains, and eats ice cream.

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missed work, was still excited about what he did, still advocated consistently for clientcentered service, and respected and admired the people he worked with. He saw a lot of change over those years including who was signing his paycheque, as the health system in B.C. and in our area has gone through lots of change. Change is inevitable and you have to be able to work with it, accept, embrace and move forward if you want to be part of the solutions and make a difference. If I may say so I have a great deal of respect for the work he has done and his commitment to improving the lives of those living with mental illness and substance use. Making the decision to retire can be a challenge, as there are many factors to consider, financial always looms in the forefront, your own health, and the work you do. Is it a good time to retire — will this work that I have been doing be completed, if you are on a special project.

The BC SPCA is inviting animal lovers to start registering today for the annual Scotiabank & BC SPCA Paws for a Cause walk, being hosted in 34 communities across the province on Sept. 8. This year the BC SPCA hopes to raise $1 million for animals in need. “Paws for a Cause walk is a fun way to get involved and make a huge impact in the lives of animals in need,” says Farrah Rooney, manager of fundraising events at the BC SPCA. “As the BC SPCA’s biggest fundraising event, the Scotiabank and BC SPCA Paws for a Cause supports life-saving work in branches across the province throughout the year.” There are advantages to registering early for

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got this e-mail the other day, parts of which I’ve plagiarized unabashedly because I think it probably expresses some of the feelings many of us have: “The Cellphone When I bought my Blackberry, I thought about the 30-year business I ran with 1,800 employees, all without a cell phone that plays music, takes videos, pictures and Vernon pc users’ club communicates with Facebook and Twitter. I signed up under duress for Twitter and Facebook, so my seven kids, their spouses, my 13 grand kids and two great-grand kids could communicate with me in the modern way. I figured I could handle something as simple as Twitter with only 140 characters of space. The Twitter My phone was beeping every three minutes with the details of everything except the bowel movements of the entire next generation. I am not ready to live like this. I keep my cell phone in the garage in my golf bag. When I’m asked if I tweet my answer is “No, but I fart quite a bit!” The GPS The kids bought me a GPS for my last birthday because they say I get lost every now and then going over to the grocery store or library. I keep that in a box under my tool bench with the Blue tooth (it’s red) phone I am supposed to use when I drive.

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As school winds down, there is no reason for kids to be bored, thanks to the Summer Reading Club at all branches of the Okanagan Regional Library. In Vernon, registration is now on and youth services librarian Stephanie Vollick recommends kids register as soon as possible. “Last year our spots filled up very quickly,” she said. “Each program has separate registration. So take a look and think about what events you plan to attend. Students in Vernon schools should be receiving a handout in June with this schedule. Our theme is Up, Up, and Away!” For ages six to eight

the following are just a few of the events scheduled (parents must remain in the library): Angry Birds June 28; launch into summer with some carnival style games inspired by the Angry Birds video games. Bowl, ring toss and take aim. Make killer bookmarks and maybe borrow a book to use them in. Magic Show July 3. Be amazed by magician Mike Norden. BC Wildlife Presents: Birds! July 5, with live animals from the Kamloops zoo in the library. My Little Sister Ate One Hare July 17 or July 19‚ a glow-in-thedark black light show followed by a bird craft. Trivia Challenge July

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Chronicles‚ July 10; see the movie based on the popular book series. There will be a costume contest, so dress up like a character from a book. For ages five and under, storytime will run Mondays and Saturdays at 10:30 a.m. Parents, please stay and participate. Teen Summer Reading Club promises free events for teens only, all at 3 p.m. in the library meeting room. Events include movies based on comic books: July 4 X-Men 1st class; July 11 Dark Knight Rises; July 18 Thor; July 25 Iron Man. Movies based on novels begins in August. For more details, for a complete schedule, or to register, contact Vollick at svollick@orl.

24 or July 26. Compete in teams showing off your knowledge of birds, planes, superheroes and all things that fly. The winning team will duke it out to win a trivia game to take home. For ages eight to 12, kids don’t need a parent present during the event but will not be monitored after the program so please arrange punctual transportation. Following are just a few of the programs for this age group: Flight School July 2 or July 4. Listen to tall tales about pilots and make an airplane craft. Movie: Percy Jackson and The Lightning Thief July 3; watch a movie based on the popular book series by Rick Riordan. Movie: Spiderwick

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june 23 free introductory meditation talk June 23 from 2 - 4 p.m., People Place meeting room, 3402-27th Ave. Info: 778-930-2407 or www.santmat.net church in the park Join us at Polson Park bandshell June 23 at 10 a.m. Music, engaging talk, fun, bring lawn chair, bring a friend; children’s games and picnic lunch follows. Hosted by Emmanuel Baptist Church. Info., 250-545-5941. eckankar hosts community hu song June 23 from 10 – 10:30 a.m. at Prestige Hotel, Hwy 97. Sing HU to open your heart to Divine Love. HU is an ancient name for God; it brings spiritual upliftment and expands your awareness of God’s love and guidance in our life. Non-denominational, the HU is for everyone. Followed by spiritual discussion at 10:45 a.m. Info: 250-307-6677 or www.eckankar.org old-fashioned teddy Bear picnic Children encouraged to bring a favourite stuffed toy to celebrate during event in Kopje Regional Park. Families encouraged to pack picnic lunch, bring a blanket or chairs and don’t forget that stuffy. Take part in family activities, games and entertainment that our regional parks crew has planned. Finish your picnic with cookies and lemonade served on china! The event runs noon to 3 p.m., June 23 and there’s no charge or need to pre-register. Kopje Regional Park is located at 15480 Carrs Landing Rd. in Lake Country. Info. regionaldistrict.com/parks or call 250-469-6140. Bishop wild Bird sanctuary The public is invited to tour the property during the Summer Solstice open house June 23, any time between 11 a.m. and 4 p.m. Walk the trails, watch birds, relax on the dock, take in view of Kal Lake from lookout, take a look at our Native Plant Garden to get ideas for your own. The sanctuary is located at 12408 Coldstream Creek Rd. Admission by donation; all welcome. Call 250-542-5122 or email bishopwildbird@gmail.com for more info. armstrong legion family fun day The branch kicks off Legion Week, June 23-29, in Memorial Park. The public is invited to enjoy hotdogs, swimming, a bouncy house, petting zoo and music— all free—1-5 p.m. June 23. narcotics anonymous Sunday Night NA meeting at 7 p.m., 2800-33rd St. (basement of Gateway Shelter). Open to the public, this is a Traditions meeting. Our 24-hour helpline is at 250-503-3260 or 1-866-918-3574. smarties drop-in art program, gallery Vertigo All ages welcome. No registration necessary, just drop in for some fun. Everyone welcome! Suggested donation: $3 per person. Children 12 and under must be accompanied by adult. Teens welcome too. High school students interested in art invited to assist at workshops, which happen every Sunday from 2 to 4 p.m. Gallery Vertigo is upstairs at suite #1, 3001-31st

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St., downtown Vernon. For more information call 250-503-2297 or see www.galleryvertigo.com. June 23 poetry for kids with Cherie Hanson. aa meets sundays (X) open meeting 10 a.m., at VTC 2810-48 Ave. (H) (H) closed meeting 7 p.m., Anglican Church, 3205-27 St. Vernon (back door). (H) closed meeting 8 p.m., United Church, 2315 Pleasant Valley Blvd., Armstrong. Open meeting, 3204 Alexis Park Dr. Vernon (H), 5 p.m. daily. (H) open meeting 8 p.m., Seaton Centre, 1340 Polson Drive, Vernon (H). Handicap access (X) no handicap access. Info., 250-545-4933 elks mega meat draw Come join us June 23 at the hall, 3103-30th St. Join us for Vernon’s most popular Mega Meat Draw; includes 50/50 , variety baskets and concessions. Everyone welcome. All monies go to charities and children in Vernon. Doors open 1 p.m., draw starts at 2 p.m. Breakfast and flea market Indoors/outdoors, every Sunday from 8 a.m.- 11 a.m., at the Fraternal Order of Eagles hall, 5101-25th Ave. Such a deal for $6. Tables for rent for $10 per spot outside. Call 542-3003 for more information. Vernon treatment centre Do you or a loved one have an alcohol/drug and/or other addiction problem? We can help! Day and evening courses available. Call 542-6151 for more information.

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alzheimer society of B.c. education sessions For family members caring for a person with dementia. Understanding Dementia, Communication & Behaviour. Learn about: types of dementia and practical coping strategies; tools for effective, meaningful communication with the person with Alzheimer’s disease or another dementia, behaviour as a form of communication, tips for understanding what the person with dementia might be trying to communicate. June 24 from 1 to 4 p.m. at People Place, 101, 3402-27th Ave., Vernon. Register, call Lila Sofonoff at 250-860-0750 or e-mail: lsofonoff@alzheimerbc. org. Session free, but donations appreciated. monday night Vernon toastmasters Want to improve your communication and leadership skills? Learn to network? Lead meetings effectively? Check out Toastmasters. We’re friendly and we make learning fun! We meet every Monday from 7:30 to 9 p.m. at Schubert Centre. Check us out – no obligation to join. For more info., contact Karen at 250-308-2094 or infomnvt@gmail.com floor curling at schuBert centre Every Monday 10 a.m. to noon; Thursdays 1 to 3 p.m. and Sundays 1 to 3 p.m. It’s loads of fun, easy to do and lots of friendly people. All welcome. liVing with a compulsiVe gamBler? Someone you love have a gambling problem? You’re not alone! Please come to a Gam-Anon meeting Mondays at 7 p.m. (except stat holidays) at Trinity Baptist Church, 1905 Springfield Rd., Kelowna, room 201, use south entrance. It’s worth the drive! Gam-Anon is a fellowship for all people affected by the gambling problem. seniors’ actiVity centre, armstrong We’re at 2520 Patterson Ave. Are you 50+ and looking for something to do? Visit the Activity Centre for fun and friendship. Monday to Friday it’s

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arnie MacKenzie and general manager Lisa Froom look over the empty penny jars and need your help in filling them again. Marnie rolled more than 70,000 pennies which went to our successful kitchen renovations (pop by any time to see). Now it’s an $82,000 sprinkler system that must be installed so the Mission may continue helping those in spiritual, physical and emotional need. Loose pennies may be dropped off at our Loonie Bin Thrift Store, the Boutique, Bottle Drop-off or Outreach office where Miracles on 34th Street happen every day! Thank you, Vernon and area, for your continued support.

snooker from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. Every second and fourth Monday it’s crib and bingo at 1 p.m. Each Wednesday it’s carpet bowling at 1:30 p.m. Dance with bands 1st Monday each month (Oct. – May) from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. For information call Joy at 250-546-8907 or Nancy at 250-546-8158. halina seniors’ centre Our newly renovated billiard and shuffleboard room is now open. Enjoy a game Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. or Saturdays from 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Canasta is Mondays and Fridays, 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Chair yoga Mondays from 1:30 to 3 p.m., floor curling Mondays, 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Call 250-542-2877 for more info. royal cdn. legion Br. 25 Vernon Where else can you play free pool all day? Come on down Mondays with a member and sharpen your skills. Or become a member and take advantage of all we have to offer! We close at 6 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays. Bingo in enderBy Mondays at 6 p.m., Enderby Seniors Complex on George St. 6 p.m.; 19 games. coda meets Mondays at noon at Vernon Alliance Church. fraternal order of eagles Ladies Auxiliary meets second and fourth Mondays at 7 p.m. All members urged to attend. okanagan turner’s guild Meets at Vernon Christian School wood shop the second and fourth Mondays of each month. Guests are welcome to visit and see if they wish to join the guild — membership fee $30/yr. Recent lathe projects are on display and we usually have a brief lesson at each session. For info., call Ian at 250-542 7148. halina pattern dancers Welcomes new couples to join and have fun pattern dancing. Practices held every second and fourth Monday at the Halina Seniors’ Centre from 2 to 4 p.m. For more info., please call Gordon at 250-549-1608. Vernon & district garden cluB meets June 25, at 7:30 p.m. in the Arts Centre, 2704A Hwy 6, in Polson Park behind Science Centre. Speaker is Jane Emlyn on the topic “No Til Gardening.” Visitors are welcome to attend. Please bring your coffee/tea mug. Info., 250-549-2189. mission loonie Bin fill a Bag for a loonie sale Clothing, footwear, records, cds, videos, household and linens all included: all this week! All monies

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raised go directly towards meals and outreach programs at the Upper Room Mission. We’re open 9 to 5-ish,Tues through Sat at 3008 34th street across from Valley First. Our sincere thanks to all for your support; come see if you are a winner of one of our 17 birthday prizes.

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the armstrong lions cluB holds Bingo every Tuesday night. Doors open at 6 p.m. and bingo at 6:50 p.m. at the Oddfellows Hall. sQuare dancing in polson park Every Tuesday from 7 to 9 p.m. until July 30, Polson Park Bandshell, with our special 40th anniversary Tribute to “Dancing in the Park.” Come join us and see how much fun Modern Square Dancing can be! For info., call Roxy: at 250-503-1861. enderBy toastmasters cluB 3849 Will be meeting the last Tuesday of the month, June 25, July 30 and Aug. 27 for the summer season. For information on location please call Naomi or Heather at 250-838-0235 or e-mail enderbytoastmasters@hotmail.com ican of north okanagan International Cesarean Awareness Network invites the public to join them for their monthly support and information meeting. ICAN is for all who are striving to prevent unnecessary cesareans through education; who need support for cesarean recovery; or who want to promote or learn about vaginal birth after cesarean. Meetings every fourth Tuesday of the month at 7 p.m. Join us for coffee and conversation at Talkin’ Donkey. Info., Shantelle at 250-309-3645, sjuffs@ shaw.ca or see www.icanofnorthokanagan.com mothers for recoVery support group For any mother in recovery wishing to help herself and other mothers struggling with addictions. The purpose of this group will be to help addicted mothers obtain recovery and parent successfully. Takes place every Tuesday, 9:30 a.m. to noon at Kekuli Centre, 2905-28th Ave. Child care available at Early Childhood Development, 290229th Ave. For more info. please call Caroline at 250-542-5448 or Maureen at 250-542-5311. confidential mental illness family support group Provides a caring environment for family members of a loved one with a mental illness to share your hopes, fears, experiences and knowledge with other family members supporting a loved one with a mental illness. You are not alone. Meets 7 to 9 p.m. the fourth Tuesday of every month at the Mental Illness Family Support & Information Centre, room 301, 3402-27th Ave., People Place. Call Dianne at 250260-3233 for information. madd meets Mothers Against Drunk Driving meets the last Tuesday of the month New stock arriving daily at 7 p.m., at the Best Western Inn, corner of Leckie and Hwy 97 N., Kelowna. Call 1011 Kal Lake Road, Vernon 769-6235 for info. 10am to 5pm, Tuesday thru Saturday

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Area artists highlight work atop Silver Star Kristin Froneman Morning Star Staff

Mountain bikes are being hauled up Silver Star as the resort gets ready for its official summer opening this week. Also opening is Gallery Odin’s annual summer exhibition. Located on Silver Star’s knoll, Odin is featuring the works of 22 artists, with paintings, sculpture, ceramic works and more that reflect the diverse range of artistic talent in the Okanagan and B.C., said Maria Molnar, who runs the gallery with her husband Kalman. “This year we are featuring three different artists in our three rooms. Each has an individual and unique feel,” said Molnar. “They each produce very different work.” In one room is Sara Lige’s Every Picture Tells a Story. The Kelowna artist’s work at Odin signals her return to the studio and her first exhibition since graduating with her master’s in art from UBC Okanagan in 2012. The work features monoprints and mixed media, many of which use a leaf motif. “Thematically, my work reflects basic life issues —emotion, spirituality and memory. It is inner-directed art created out of my thoughts and personal experience,” said Lige, who is the founder of Cool Arts for artists with disabilities. Julia Trops is a returning artist to Odin who will be showing her stylized abstract landscapes in The Journey. The Kelowna-based artist just returned from an artist residency in Can Serrat, just outside of Barcelona, Spain, where she says she was inspired by the mountainous landscape,

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Kelowna artist Julia trops shows paintings she did while on a trip to spain at Gallery odin’s summer exhibition, opening this week. with its olive groves and almond trees. Trops, who is the founder of the Erotic Art Show, about to be held at Vernon’s Sparkling Hill Resort, used a tactile process in the resulting paintings from her residency. “I painted with my hands and fingers,” she said. “I liked the immediacy, the direct contact with paint, feeling it between my fingers, seeing each stroke on the canvas, shaping with light and colour. I layered colour upon colour,

creating vibrations and relationships, some jarring and some in harmony, just like human interactions.” Lake Country artist Julie Elliot’s Union Of Opposites features 18 large geometric abstracts in bold colours. “My process starts with a word, a phrase or an idea that resonates with me and invites exploration,” she said. “I then listen to the work as I weave together loose spontaneous layers

with layers that are carefully considered.” Elliot, who showed her Buy B.C. installation on the Okanagan apple industry at the 2011 ArtWalk, says she has been preoccupied with the union of opposites, both as a concept to explore and as a process for painting. “I’m striving for paintings that are both complex and simple, meaningful for me and open-ended for the viewer, painted with abandon and built slowly over time with much reflection. I’m fully engaged as I try to achieve balance between these opposites,” she said. Other Odin artists showing their work this summer include Bonnie Anderson, Glenn Clark, Colleen Couves, Karel Doruyter, Edward Epp, Leonhard Epp, Lynne Grillmair, Ginny Hall, Peter Lawson, Jerry R. Markham, Debby Merkel, Elizabeth Moore, Destanne Norris, Lisa Prowse, Barry Rafuse, Dana Roman, Al Scott, Todd R. White, Deborah Wilson, and Charlene Woodbury. Odin will also be participating in the Summer Wine Festival, which is returning to Silver Star Resort Aug. 9 and 10. The gallery will set up a space in Silver Star’s Snowsports School and will feature six artists, including Trops, Rafuse, Moore, Clark, Norris, and Wendy Penner painting on site. The six pieces will go up for silent auction. Other works by regional artists will also be shown. This week’s opening reception for Odin’s summer exhibition is Thursday from 6 to 10 p.m. and Saturday from 2 to 6 p.m. The gallery will be open during summer Thursdays and Saturdays from 2 to 6 p.m. or call 250-5030822 to make an appointment. A virtual tour of the gallery can be seen at galleryodin.com.

Gallery’s youth ambassadors get ready to Riot

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The Vernon Public Art Gallery has received funding for two summer students this year, the first time in the five-year history in which university students have helped organize the annual alternative arts event, Riot on the Roof. Amongst recruiting artists, designers, bands, poets, and performers for the big event atop the Vernon Parkade Aug. 24, Robert Schley and Jamie Friesen will learn about the operations and objectives of a public art gallery and VPAG events, in just three short months. Riot on the Roof is geared

towards a younger demographic (16-to-24 years), in a way that generates interest in the arts in a slightly less than conventional method. Schley and Friesen will learn how to organize a community arts event, recruit artists, build sponsorship opportunities, event promotion, expand community partnerships, and continue to provide accessible and affordable art to everyone. As ambassadors, they will introduce new features in the 2013 Riot lineup, such as improv and contemporary dance. “I am really excited at the opportunity to organize Riot, and to help grow and promote the arts and cul-

ture community in Vernon,” said Friesen, who is a lifelong resident of the Okanagan and is currently studying cultural studies and political science at UBC Okanagan. She is also interested in food truck culture, and is on a quest to find the best local taco. “The Okanagan is filled with so much young, creative talent and this year Riot aims to show the community what alternative art looks like, how inspiring it can be, and how you can participate yourself.” Schley was born and raised in Vernon and has recently completed his first year in the television

and film production program at BCIT. He is also the proud owner of a 21-year-old fish, just one year older than he is. “I’m very excited to bring different forms of art to the Okanagan’s young community. I love art in all its forms and can’t wait to share that with others. I think the event is going be a blast and I’m thrilled to be involved in making this the most fun and entertaining Riot yet,” he said.  To contact Schley or Friesen about Riot on the Roof, call 250545-3173 or visit www.vernonpublicartgallery.com for more information.

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h, to have that wild anticipation of summer holidays that all those students are feeling in their classrooms this week. I miss those last few days before the big break – just to show up at school and have nothing pressing to focus on, no more deadlines or exams. Riding out those last few hours was something I just didn’t appreciate enough as Brian van Wensem a child. I didn’t realize that growing up meant there’s always something that needs doing, whether you’re working or not. With summer solstice now officially behind us, the busy events calendar at the Performing Arts Centre yields to make way for sunny days and outdoor activities. Sure, the building will see a short reprieve from audiences, but the centre’s worker-bees are busy getting ready for our exciting fall presentation season. Keep an eye out for our upcoming brochure in August, and until then be sure to carve out some time for yourself and get out to these exciting events that are coming up in the next few weeks.

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This week, the Hub Arts Collective holds a mirror up to suburban life with the Tony-award winning comedy God of Carnage. What starts as a playground disagreement between children ends up with two sets of parents on opposite sides of a coffee table in an evening where civility and kindness gradually exit the scene as the parents themselves become increasingly childish. The audience sits on all sides of the action in The Hub’s first theatre in-the-round-style seating layout. God of Carnage plays Tuesday through Thursday at 7 p.m. Tuesday is two-for-one seating at the door. Regular tickets for Wednesday and Thursday are on sale now through the Ticket Seller at 549-SHOW (7469). It’s only a few days to go until this year’s Funtastic Music Festival. The music starts at the Department of National Defence grounds on Friday with headliner Honeymoon Suite (Wave Babies, New Girl Now). Saturday welcomes Sweet (Ballroom Blitz) and Sunday features Canadian country star Aaron Pritchett (Hold My Beer). Canada Day Monday features headliners Big Wreck and Theory of a Deadman playing through to the fireworks show after dark.  Tickets sell quickly for Funtastic, so call or go online to be a part of this long standing Vernon tradition.

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efore his home planet of Krypton was destroyed, baby Kal-El was sent to Earth so that his race might live on in the universe. That baby grew up to be Clark Kent (Henry Cavill), a 33-year-old itinerant worker, travelling from town to town, occasionally using his amazing powers to quietly save people from peril. Unsure how to best to live up to his purpose in this world, Kent’s Taylor and Howe hand is forced when General Zod (Michael Shannon) and a small contingent of Kryptonians come to Earth, demanding the humans release the unknown, as of yet, unnamed Superman. We say, “It’s a bit too long and loud, but the first two hours are great.” TAYLOR: I was looking forward to Man of Steel. We’ve been watching the trailer for months now. It has all the right pieces in place to be the mega-gigantic summer blockbuster. Director Zack Snyder (300, Watchmen), producer Christopher Nolan (The Dark Knight series), and writer David Goyer (Dark Knight series, Call of Duty) are like a dream team of comic book action. I’m happy to say that I was not disappointed, but at the same time, my approval comes with a caveat. HOWE: Man of Steel started so promising. The opening half hour or so was very interesting, giving the background story of why baby Kal was sent to Earth and how Zod wanted to become leader of the Kryptonians. After that, I felt it slowly tickled down hill and become even duller than The Dark Knight Rises. I really was expecting more from it. TAYLOR: There were a couple things about Man of Steel I didn’t like. The effects during the fighting scenes were very well done. For instance, when the Kryptonians were fighting hand to hand with Superman, they moved great distances very quickly.

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Former Sheryl Crow guitarist visits Former Sheryl Crow guitarist Todd Wolfe and his band return from their 42-date European tour only to head  back out for a sevenweek tour through the western provinces that brings them to the North Okanagan this week. Wolfe is back in North America this summer since his guitar-strumming, co-writing days with Crow and is currently promoting he and his band’s new album, Miles To Go. The Todd Wolfe Band recall the days when “men were men and amps were amps,” real tubes crackling with a sound reminiscent of the best rock and roll bands of the ‘60s and ‘70s. The band, which features Roger

Voss on drums and Justine Gardner on bass, jams and rocks, but their music is deeply soaked in blues. Leslie West of Mountain fame had this to say after Wolfe’s guitar contributions to her recent solo albums and duo guitar tours as well as his contribution to the last Mountain album, Masters of War:  “There are very few guitar players I like better than myself, Todd Wolfe is one of them.” Wolfe  and his band  bring their “bluesadelic” sound to Lorenzo’s Café in Ashton Creek, east of Enderby, Wednesday and Thursday. Call the café at 250-838-6700 to reserve a seat.

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Safety first at Ashland chemical plant Kevin Parnell Black Press

For the past 17 years, many things have changed at Ashland’s chemical plant located near Winfield in the region’s industrial area. There has been global downsizing that has the Ashland operation in the Okanagan as the last standing Canadian operation by a company that supplies specialty chemicals, technologies and expertise and operates in more than 100 countries around the world. The company locally has grown to employ 32 people but has also had to downsize its operations from a seven days per week facility that operates 24 hours a day to one that does the same, but just on a five-day work week. But the one thing that has remained is the company’s safety record. Ashland’s Okanagan operation recently celebrated 17 years without a time loss accident. “We’re very proud of our safety record and we work very hard to keep it going,” said Kelly Brown, Ashland plant manager. “We’re working with chemicals and there is lots of movement with trucks and rail cars. Our employees have done a fantastic job.” Brown made the comments as

he toured Kelowna Lake Country MP Ron Cannan around the site of the plant which came to the Okanagan in the early 1970s when other large manufacturers such as Western Star and Hiram Walker also arrived in the area. Ashland is the only original manufacturer still operating in the Okanagan. Ashland manufactures structural plastics for boats, campers and tubs and shower stalls among many other things. It operates mostly in Western Canada and in the Pacific Northwest region with its business split equally on both sides of the border. Among the other changes is a switch from hands-on to computerized technology that has seen employees streamline the way they operate the plant. “A lot of our customers are innovative builders,” said Brown. “They may be a canoe maker but they are looking to get lighter materials or they are looking for specialty products. We have a lot of talent here that can help find solutions. Our people make the difference.” Some research on new products is done in the Ashland plant although major research and development is performaned at Ashland’s $20 million (US) R and

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Kelowna-lake Country MP ron Cannan (right) hears about some research taking place at ashland's facility near Winfield as explained by ashland technical services rep Jamie Turner. D facility in Ohio. Interestingly, despite the fact that Ashland is located a stone’s throw from the Winfield Arena

and a hop-skip-and-a-jump away from the District of Lake Country’s Town Centre, the plant is actually located within the Kelowna

city limits thanks to a municipal boundary extension prior to Lake Country’s incorporation.

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Coldstream’s Brenda Steinmann has a laugh with Cesar Millan during an autograph session at his canine training centre in Santa Clarita, Calif.

Coldstream’s Brenda Steinmann says Cesar Millan (aka The Dog Whisperer) is the real deal. She should know. She worked with him firsthand when she enrolled in one of his dog trainer clinics in Santa Clarita, Calif. Steinmann says what people see Millan doing with problem animals on his popular reality TV show isn’t contrived. “He is that good with dogs,” said Steinmann, owner of Coldstream’s Urban K9 Dog Daycare and Boarding. “It’s quite amazing. You see it on TV and it’s like ‘No way, that was edited.’ But he works very quickly with dogs.” Steinmann says it is the follow-up by dog owners that takes time. “Cesar works through the problem and shows the owner it’s possible, but then it’s up to the owner to follow up on it. Repetition is key.” Steinmann learned about the course after signing up for Millan’s online newsletter. She then

drove down to the Golden State for an intensive five-day training session. Using the dog psychology and training principles she learned during the course, Steinmann offers services for obedience and behavioral issues such as basic obedience, dog aggression, dog park etiquette, shepherding and socialization. “I’ve always liked Cesar and his methods are good because he works with the people,” she said. “He’s always good with people who have issues.” Steinmann, who owns three Dobermans, also brings a dogs-first approach to the day-care and kennel. She allows a maximum of 12 day care dogs (plus boarding dogs at any one time), and the animals have access to private areas if they want to get away from the pack. “We like to keep it small so each dog gets attention,” said Steinmann, who operates the business on her five-acre property along Highway 6. “We built it from scratch in a way where we’d leave our dogs.”

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MENTAL HEALTH AND ADDICTIONS COUNSELOR Temporary to August 31, 2013 (Possible continuation with contract renewal)

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Banner Recreation & Marine is looking for a Service Advisor to join our team in Vernon. The successful candidate must be organized, personable, energetic, good communication skills and have some knowledge of Power Sports equipment. Previous experience dealing with Warranty claims would be an asset. This is a full time, permanent position starting immediately. Competitive wage package based on a hourly wage plus commission along with profit sharing potential and benefits. Send resume with cover letter and wage expectations to: bannister@bannerrec.com or fax 250-448-5716. ATTN: Vernon Service Advisor

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Competitive wages and benefits. Room for advancement.

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NOW HIRING! Our busy medi-spa is hiring for the following positions: • Senior Laser Technician • Experienced Aesthetician • Part Time Receptionist.

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The Vernon Veterinary Clinic is looking for a full ƟŵĞ <ĞŶŶĞl ƩĞŶĚĂŶƚ. The right person for the ũob will be moƟvated, able to work independently and be focused on the task at hand, yet Ňedžible enough to give co-workers a hand when needed. As Kennel AƩendant, you will be responsible for keeping the kennel rooms and the clinic as a whole spotless and saniƟnjed, in addiƟon to other duƟes. This is a posiƟon that is very integral to the clinic. So if you take pride in all that you do, apply to vernonvetsΛshaw.ca or fadž to 250-542-1772 AƩenƟon: AnneƩe (Kĸce manager)

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Armstrong Flower Shop is looking for a P/T experienced floral designer. Must have wedding work experience. 250-546-8771

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SUMMER JOBS AVAILABLE

Seeking local hard working talent for the following plant positions: • Receiving Area Workers $12/h (Strength and above average fitness required)

Please bring resume to #104, 3307 - 32nd Avenue, Vernon, BC

• Forklift Operators $14/h Experience in busy, fast paced environment

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• Equipment Operators/Maintenance starting at $15/h depending on experience (Broad mechanical background required) • Box Filling Workers $11.50/h (Inventory scanning and packaging experience preferable)

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requires reliable bondable staff for preparing and canning our new line of sauces. Shifts start evenings and early mornings. Three to five 8-hour shifts per week. (Short early morning shifts available). Food Safe required.

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Administrative Assistant The RBC Dominion Securities branch in Vernon, BC is looking for an Administrative Assistant to support the branch. Key Accountabilities: • Perform daily administrative functions in a punctual, professional manner while providing the highest quality of client service. • Investigate and resolve inquiries related to accounts. • Maintain current knowledge of client accounts by reviewing daily activity online and on applicable reports; maintain client files on a daily basis. • Ensure accurate and timely completion of all necessary documentation and reports, and distribute accordingly. • Conduct various administrative functions as required including the review of incoming mail, answering telephone calls and ad hoc projects. • Assist in preparing mailings such as seminars, newsletters, and information packages. • Assist Investment Advisor in preparing for client meetings including scheduling and coordinating with external vendors. Skills: • Highly detail oriented and task-driven with the ability to operate in a deadline driven environment. • Superior organisational and multi-tasking skills. • Intermediate Microsoft Office skills. • Ability to work and collaborate with multiple individuals within the branch. • Comfortable working in a fast-paced environment with a variety of personalities, both internally and externally. • Willingness to learn and increase industry knowledge.

Please respond in confidence with your CV and cover letter to james.phair@rbc.com.

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Consider becoming a part of our team at Nixon Wenger Lawyers. We are looking for highly motivated individuals with strong administrative skills interested in joining our stable and growing firm. We have legal assistant career opportunities available in each of the following areas: • Family law • General solicitor’s practice Successful candidates will be responsible for managing files, communicating with clients, organizing and preparing documents and other duties assigned. Applicants will have a strong client service focus and will be able to work both independently and as part of a team. Proven organizational and time management skills are essential while maintaining utmost confidentiality. Our firm offers competitive salaries, a group benefits package, an RRSP program and a positive work environment. Please submit your resumes to humanresources@nixonwenger.com by Friday June 28th at 4:00 pm. We thank all applicants for their interest and advise that only those under consideration will be contacted. No phone calls please.


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OPPORTUNITY at DAVISONS!! Davison Orchards has a supervisor position available immediately in the bakery. This is a Full Time position. The successful candidate will have proven leadership skills and baking experience. We are looking for an upbeat, energetic individual to lead and work with our hardworking, dynamic team. Â Send your cover letter and resume to laura@davisonorchards.ca

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Minimum 2 years, for busy pub Apply in person 3030 Smith Dr., Armstrong

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OPERATIONS COST ACCOUNTANT Kur client is seeking an KperaĆ&#x;ons Cost Accountant to ĹŠoin their Vernon, BC team. This role will be responsible for operaĆ&#x;ons reporĆ&#x;ng and general oversight of inventory cosĆ&#x;ng systems. This includes cost reporĆ&#x;ng, valuaĆ&#x;on of inventory and supervision of clerical inventory staÄŤ. The KperaĆ&#x;ons Cost Accountant will be detail oriented and have a real passion for analysis. Prior manufacturing eÇ&#x2020;perience would be an asset. The ideal candidate will possess or be working on a designaĆ&#x;on or have relevant work eÇ&#x2020;perience, with strong computer skills. Kur client has been owned and run by the same family for over 100 years and has developed a sound reputaĆ&#x;on in the uĆ&#x;lity pole industry, with operaĆ&#x;ons across the hS and Canada.

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HOUSEKEEPER needed at Silver Star Motel, permanent/ part time. Must be able to work weekends. 250-545-0501.

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Help Wanted North Enderby Timber is looking to hire a Heavy Duty Mechanic and a Millwright. We offer competitive wages along with a comprehensive benefit package. Please fax resume to 250-838-9637. Progressive Waste Solutions (BFI Canada) is looking for 2 Commercial Account Managers. One for the South Okanagan â&#x20AC;&#x201C; Summerland to Osoyoos Area, One for the North Okanagan Vernon to Enderby Area. Must have own Car & Valid Drivers License, Excellent Written & Verbal Skills, Computer Skills essential. Previous Sales Experience is essential. Must live in the territory they are servicing. Please send your Resumeâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s to john.snelling@bficanada.com Sweetest Job Around! Strawberry pickers needed. Lansdowne Rd, Armstrong. 250-546-6634

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Help Wanted Max Voets Coffee Roasting Ltd. is looking for an individual with barista experience or coffee related knowledge preferred. Sales background also an asset. Must be reliable and a team player able to work in a growing company. Reply in person with resume to roasting facility, 2400 53rd Avenue, Vernon.

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BOOKING NOW FOR SPRING!!! Residential & Commercial

CLEANUPS, POWER RAKING, AERATION, PRUNING, SHRUB & HEDGE TRIMMING, MOWING, MAINTENANCE PROGRAMS

Call Matt 250-306-9896

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250-558-5342 â&#x20AC;˘ 250-550-9405

LOCALLY GROWN Pyramid & Emerald Hedging Cedars.

Cedars 6â&#x20AC;&#x2122; to 7â&#x20AC;&#x2122; $20. Also other trees, Junipers & Shrubs.

250-542-6004

Bonded & Insured Contact us for ALL types of eco-friendly cleaning!

Call Melissa 1.250.804.7979 Email: clean@girlsgonegreen.ca

RESIDENTIAL | COMMERCIAL | STRATA â&#x20AC;˘ MOWING â&#x20AC;˘ YARD CLEANUP â&#x20AC;˘ SHRUB/HEDGE SHAPING â&#x20AC;˘ Leaf Removal â&#x20AC;˘ Pruning â&#x20AC;˘ Nutrient Management Jake 250-351-5478 Cell

1044 Middleton Way, Vernon

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ACCOUNTING/

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LANDSCAPING & CONSTRUCTION

WINDOWS & DOORS

CLEANING

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250-550-7900 250-550-7900 Painting & Decorating

Landscaping EVERCARE: Hedge trimming, Tree Pruning & removal,Weed Dump Haul. 250-550-9405

WWW.PAINTSPECIAL.COM

(1) 250-899-3163

Moving & Storage

3 Rooms For $299, 2 Coats Any Colour

FAMILY Movers. Moving? Anything, anywhere. Local and long distance trips. Packing service available, weekly trips to Vancouver, Alberta, full and partial loads. Cheapest rates in the valley. Free Estimates, 250-493-2687 1ST-MOVING 1 ton 2 ton. Prices starting at $80/hr. Call 250-859-8362.

(Ceiling & Trim extra) Price incls. Cloverdale Premium Quality Paint. NO PAYMENT, until job is completed!

Landscaping SPRING HOURS

Monday to Friday 8 - 5:30 PM Saturdays 8 - 4 PM CLOSED SUNDAY

END HOMELESSNESS & SUFFERING

Pets & Livestock

Livestock

Call the Animal Care Society @ (250) 542-7203 for info about our lifesaving programs: tTQBZOFVUFS t'FSBMDBUUSBQOFVUFS return t4QBZFEOFVUFSFECBSO DBUBEPQUJPOT WE ARE NOT A SHELTER - WE HELP REDUCE THE NEED FOR A SHELTER

Free sawdust, white wood or cedar, for trucking for phone 1 (250)838-6630 or 804-6720.

Livestock

Feed & Hay 100-bales of alfalfa grass mix, no chemicals, square bales, no rain, $5.00/bale, 546-8314 NEW Crop good quality grass hay for sale. $5.00 per bale. Ph. 250-546-6586

BARK MULCH FIR OR CEDAR

250.542.7520

ACROSS FROM VERNON GOLF COURSE ENTRANCE

609 KAL LAKE ROAD

PICK UP OR DELIVERY NOW OPEN Mon - Fri 8AM - 5PM DECORATIVE ROCK Saturday 8AM - 4PM WHITE DOLOMITE Sunday 9AM - 4PM Closed Statutory Holidays BLAST ROCK VISA, DEBIT, MASTERCARD, INTERACT, SENIORS DISCOUNT LAVA ROCK SLATE / FLAGSTONE LANDSCAPE FABRIC BARK MULCH TOP SOIL MIXES SAND & GRAVEL

JUST

Pets

PRO JUNK REMOVAL We haul it all. Call anytime. 250-766-3835

SHAVINGS & SAWDUST 10 TO 150 YARD LOADS

We load pickups, trailers, etc â&#x20AC;Ś and we deliver! â&#x20AC;˘ Screened Topsoil â&#x20AC;˘ Decorative Rock â&#x20AC;˘ Natures Gold Products â&#x20AC;˘ Bark Mulch â&#x20AC;˘ Manure and Peat â&#x20AC;˘ Sand and Gravel

www.justrocks.ca

Rubbish Removal

250.541.0111 1.866.439.0111

ROCKS

NO ROCK TOO BIG NO PURCHASE TOO SMALL

186 GREENHOW RD., VERNON 1 KM NORTH OF SWAN LAKE NURSERYLAND

- Regular & Screened Sizes -

REIMERâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;S FARM SERVICES

250-260-0110 Antiques / Vintage

Antiques / Vintage

APPRAISALS When you really need to know â&#x20AC;&#x153;The True Valueâ&#x20AC;? Call

SORT OUT YOUR TREASURES!

Peter Blundell AA Independent Art And Antiques Appraiser & Consultant.

Guardian Estate 250-542-4540 Appraisals www.blundellartandantiques.com

250-212-3075

Vernon â&#x20AC;˘ Salmon Arm

MARCEL LABRECQUE

250-550-4598 ROD FORGO

15124 Middle Bench Road, Oyama, BC V4V 2C4 â&#x20AC;˘ Fax: 250-548-4045

Pets Cairn Terrier puppies/adults, CKC registered, $500 & up. 250-546-0277, 250-308-7200

Tack/Supplies Wintec Bates Australian Saddle $1200 OBO. Call: 250-307-8388

Merchandise for Sale

Auctions KELOWNA Commercial Food Equipment Auction - Wednesday, June 26th @ 6PM. New Equipment Liquidation ...from manufacturer to auction block! Used Equipment - Closed Restaurants & Bailiff Seizures. Visit www.KwikAuctions.com or call 1-800-556-5945

Firearms FIREARMS AMNESTY Now until the end of June Cash for Firearms, fully licensed. Dave 250-309-4513

Fruit & Vegetables BURKEâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;S Order Strawberries 15 lbs @ $2.60/lb ($39.) less $3/lb. Peas. 250-545-2093 Strawberries:you-pick $10/ice -cream bucket full or we-pick $3/lb. Call (250)546-3812 1536 Hoffman Rd. Off Eagle Rock Rd. South Armstrong

Firewood/Fuel FIREWOOD FOR SALE We have apple, birch, fir or pine. Delivery available. 250-260-7932

Furniture *NEW QUEEN MATTRESS SET* Pillow Top in Plastic. Mfr. Warranty Must Sell $200 ~ (1)(250)870-2562

Heavy Duty Machinery SCRAP PAPPY Will pay cash for oversized scrap steel, cats, yarders, saw mill equipment, farm equipment, etc. All insurance in place to work on your property. 250-260-0217

Heavy Duty Machinery A-STEEL SHIPPING DRY STORAGE CONTAINERS Used 20â&#x20AC;&#x2122;40â&#x20AC;&#x2122;45â&#x20AC;&#x2122;53 in stock. SPECIAL 44â&#x20AC;&#x2122; x 40â&#x20AC;&#x2122; Container Shop w/steel trusses $13,800! Sets up in one day! 40â&#x20AC;&#x2122; Containers under $2500! Call Toll Free Also JD 544 & 644 wheel loaders JD 892D LC Excavator Ph. 1-866-528-7108 Delivery BC and AB www.rtccontainer.com

Medical Supplies Furniture Emporium WANTED: Good used Medical equipment, walkers, power lift chairs, scooters and other items. Phone 250-545-0240 Shoprider Scooters & power chairs, new & used. Stair lifts, platform stair lifts, vertical platform lifts. Kamloops: 250-3773705 Kelowna: 250-764-7757 Vernon: 250-542-3745 or call Toll Free 1-888-542-3745 www.okmobility.ca

Misc. for Sale

BUY-SELL-CONSIGN Quality furniture, household appliances, antiques, collectables and vehicles for CONSIGNMENT. www.doddsauction.com.

CALL DODDS AUCTION 250-545-3259 #1 CHOICE, stacked washer & dryer. $350. Many other items, all warrantied. Call Wayne 250-549-6649. DOWNTOWN PARKING $38./ MONTH. 32nd Street & Coldstream Ave. (250)542-1551 Free! 26â&#x20AC;? Color TV. 778-4754409. Leave message. Free spirit treadmill. $300. 250-503-1488 KILL BED Bugs & Their Eggs! Buy a Harris Bed Bug Kit, Complete Room Treatment Solution. Odorless, Non-Staining. Available online homedepot.com (NOT IN STORES). NEED BUILDING PLANS New or renovation. Call Okanagan Blue Print. 250-558-8791

Misc. for Sale MOUNTAIN BIKE Giant Pistol 2. Full Suspension. Small frame. Great mountain bike for a teen. Recently tuned. $1000 new, only $300. Call 250-307-4478 Stop Paying for Storage Start Investing in Storage. Purchase as much space as you need for Home, Auto, RV, Boat, Work, etc. Call Victor @ 250-558-8791 TOP DOLLAR PAID Removal, Scrap Cars & Metals, large or small, Farm & Industrial Equipment, & Complete Property Reclamation. Used Tire Sale (250)503-7003 WANTED: Good used furniture, beds & appliances. Phone Furniture Emporium, 250-545-0240 We buy & sell it all: windows, doors, kit. cab., paint etc. Happy Harryâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s Liquidations, 5201 27th St., Vernon, 250-549-7099 Wood burning garbage burner. $100. 250-838-7632. You Call We Haul Scrap Cars & Metal. Will pay for some cars. Call Scott 250-558-8855 Youth Boys Name Brand T-shirts Med-Large.$50.00 for all. All Like new. Call 250-308-7671.

Misc. Wanted CASH for Vintage Clothes, Jewelry, Interesting Things. Will pick up. 250-769-8481 PURCHASING old Canadian & American coin collections & accumulations. 250-548-3670 True Coin Collector Looking to Purchase Collections, Accumulations, Olympic Gold and Silver coins, Bills + Not melting down, Serious Collector. Call: Coin Couple 1-250-863-3082 Wanted: Kash for copper/ brass- radiators, wire, plumbing. Also clean up yards/metal haul away. 250-546-3556 Wanted: Popular Sheet Music 1940â&#x20AC;&#x2122;s to present , also any albumâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s or CDâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s by Connie Francis. Call (250)306-3442

Musical Instruments Baby Grande piano, Young Chang, 5â&#x20AC;&#x2122; 5â&#x20AC;?. Moving must go this weekend. 778-475-3041.


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Plants /Nursery Screened topsoil, pit run, sand, river rock, 1 inch minus rock. 250-838-7061

Sporting Goods Specialized Stumpjumper FSR Expert Carbon Barely used! Medium sized frame. Black/silver Top of the line components. Full carbon frame. Light, fast, carves trail like a knife! $4999 new will sacrifice for $2999. Call 250307-4478

Real Estate

Rentals

Rentals

Rentals

Open Houses

Apt/Condo for Rent

Apt/Condo for Rent

Apt/Condo for Rent

Apt/Condo for Rent

Cottages / Cabins

Discover the Secret!

Hilltop Manor, City & Mountain views, sparkling renovated suites $625.&up 250-307-0937

1 bedroom cottage on acreage in Armstrong. 10 min to Vernon or Armstrong. Includes all appliances and Satellite TV. N/S, N/P. $800/month plus utilities. 250-546-9974

SANDPIPER OPEN HOUSE Newly reno’d rancher, 2bdrm 2ba, 2 car grg. 1242 sq.ft. $339,900. Open house Sun June 23, 1-4 @ #48 1220 25 Ave. 250-545-6941 Sat.,June 29th 726 Renshaw Rd. Kelowna 12-4pm 3165 sq ft.10ft ceil. Work shop in back.

Rentals Apt/Condo for Rent

VALLEYVIEW APARTMENTS

Real Estate

1604 31st Street

Acreage for Sale

1 + 2 Bedroom Available Move in Incentives for Seniors

45+ Building

$89,900. 6.44 acres Arrow Lakes Area, 250-269-7328 Pics email selkirk8@telus.net

• NS/NP • Heat and Water Incl. • Fresh Paint, Very Clean • Parking • Coin Laundry • Balcony • Elevator

For Sale By Owner ******* OKHomeseller.com View Okanagan properties for sale by owner. Selling? No Commission. 250-545-2383, 1-877-291-7576 PRIME LAKEVIEW LOTS from $140,000. www.orlandoprojects.com Also: 1 precious 3 acre parcel, owner financing. 250-558-7888

250-558-9696 250-503-7315

WESTMOUNT APARTMENTS 3611 27th Ave.

1 & 2 Bedroom Available +40 Adult, Secure Building, No Pets, No Smoking, Covered Parking, Elevator, Cable inc. MOVE IN INCENTIVES AVAILABLE. For more information, please call

Houses For Sale

DISTRESS SALES

FREE computerized printout of foreclosure properties www.OkanaganForeclosures.com

250-503-7315

Vernon

250-549-7258

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5bdrm, 3 bath, Rancher, East Hill, exc family location a/c, b/i vac. $442,000. (250)275-2529

1&2 bdrm, East Hill, Lakeview Manor, hardwood floors, n/p, n/s, on-site laundry. 250260-5870.

Garage Sales

Garage Sales

VERNON MANAGEMENT LTD. 2805 – 35TH Street, Vernon

VERNON

3 bedroom, available July 15th, like new, incl washer/dryer, single garage, $850 plus utilities. N/S, N/P. Call Ann at 250-546-3005 or email: ann_caron@kindale.net

VERNON GOLF 2 bdrm, 1 bath, FS, DW, laundry HU, adult oriented. Available July 1. $700/mo. Sorry, NS, NP WILLOWBROOK Bach unit, new carpets and paint, on-site laundry, on bus route, close to grocery, summertime swimming pool, covered parking. Available immediately. $550/mo. Sorry, NS, NP LAKEVIEW PLACE 2 bdrm, 2 bath, FS, DW, A/C, on-site laundry, nice view, adult oriented. Available immediately. $750/mo. Sorry, NS, NP

GREEN VALLEY ESTATES Armstrong

Seniors 55+ 1 & 2 bedroom Apartments Walk to downtown Covered parking From $765 per month Call Troy at 250.546-3933 or cell 250.833-9158

The

2 bdrm suites per month

All suites include heat, hydro and hot water, F/S, W/D, AC and DW.

PET FRIENDLY

We welcome you & your pet

On-site Resident Manager.

Morris Manor

Lease Incentives possible for new tenants

Located across from Schubert Centre. FREE heat, hot water and inside scooter parking.

1 BEDROOM SUITE $725.00

available from

980

$

250-542-5580

Senior Oriented

CLIFFS

250-542-1701 2bdrm, 2bath condo, quiet, clean, 55+building no pets, downtown area $800.+util (250)752-5187.

For more info call Mike

2bdrm - Downtown near Schubert Centre, bright and clean, F/S, Heat & Hot Water incl. $675-$725/mo Call 250308-8500

1 LARGE bdrm apart close to rec centre. N/P, N/S. $650 + utils. (250)307-1145

2 bdrm, East Hill, character apartment w/gorgeous view, n/s, n/p. $700. 250-260-8449.

Commercial/ Industrial

Commercial/ Industrial

250-542-8989

OFFICE SPACE FOR RENT 2 Offices Available • Prime Location on Highway and 37 Ave

Parking Available On and Off Street

500. /mo ea. +GST, Utilities incl

$

Lee 250-260-8844 lee@capitalpoint.ca or Michelle 250-938-0695

Apt/Condo for Rent

GARAGE SALE ADS MUST INCLUDE: Area,address, date and time. Please have your ad organized and ready to be placed in the Garage Sale Directory. 3 lines or less(approx 10-12 words $20.00 includes tax.) Please take Garage Sale signs down after sale.

HUGE MOVING Sale!! Lots of quality toys and household items. 959 Mt Bulman Court, Vernon on Middleton Mtn. Sat June 22 (9-2pm) and Sunday June 23 (9-2pm).The perfect sale for young families but there is something for everyone!! Turn off Middleton Way at Mt Beaven across from Sawicki Park.

Townhouses

Brookside Garden Rentals Family Oriented Complex Units have been freshly painted, new flooring and carpets. Three bedroom, 1.5 baths, full basement, near hospital and downtown area.

19.99

INCLUDES TAX

Northland Apartments (250) 260-1162

1 bedroom apt. $700/mo. 3 appliances - fridge, stove, dishwasher, A/C, newly renovated

Columbia Apartments Available July 1 st

Large 1 bedroom apartment Close to downtown. Seniors building. No Pets. Non-smoking.

To view call

250-545-1519 Central 2bdrm, 50+, small pet ok, RR, $700.incl cable. Apply at #6-3906 29th Ave. CENTURY MANOR & EMBERS APTS 30th Avenue; Seniors 1 & 2 bedrooms, NS/NP Clean and well maintained; Close to Schubert Centre Heat & Water Included Call: 250-275-8066 --------------------------------------RENT INCENTIVES AVAILABLE ARLINGTON 30th Ave - Seniors Next to Schubert Centre 1 bedroom; NS/NP; Clean and well maintained; Call: 250-275-8066 City View Garden Apart., large garden area, rent from $625., laminate floors & designer finishes avail., Some pets ok. 250-307-0937 HILLSIDE TERRACE. 39th Ave ADULT Oriented, clean & well maintained; 1 bdrm, N/S, N/P 250-545-5773

Homes for Rent

OK Lakeshore Cottage, private beach, wharf, avail 2wks in July, 1wk in Aug & Sept. Weekly rate. 250-938-1101.

Rickford Manor 1 bdrm suites available to mature renter. No dogs/ No smoking building close to downtown 650.00 and up, scooter parking. Ask about the move in incentives. 250-5495254

2bdrm, avail immed. $750 + util. No cats, no smoking. 250549-1868

Commercial/ Industrial

3bdrm, Mission Hill area. Avail immed. $950 + util. 250-3073886 or 250-542-0527.

VERNON MANAGEMENT LTD. 2805 – 35TH Street, Vernon LIGHT INDUSTRIAL 1758 sq. ft., high traffic area across from Central Hardware. Available immediately. Gross lease $1300/mo.

250-542-5580

Commercial Lease

Downtown Vernon Newly renovated, great location, first month FREE!

250-558-1166 NEAR HOME BUILDING CENTRE Overhead door - 9’x9’, 1528 ft. $1080 month gross Call Ray @ 250-549-0198

Sun Valley Mall Ltd.

Coming up August 1st, large commercial space, lots of natural light, excellent exposure, entry level,appropriate for any professional/ retail. Right in the heart of Vernon. To view please call

DEADLINE 5PM WEDNESDAY

Be sure to include the DATE, TIME & ADDRESS

Homes for Rent

3bdrm 1 bath, lovely, w/d, n/s, pet neg, $925. Avail July 1, 250-558-0969, 250-938-1957

Small Ads work! Mobile Homes & Pads 2bdrm, close to town, nice view. $700. NP, NS. Avail now. 250-938-4688. ARMSTRONG: Attractive 2bdrm. Mobile. 5 appl. Bright, cheery. Nice yard. $860/mo. + DD. 250-546-6668. Mobile Home Pad: Large lot, rural setting, family park available now. For all inquiries, please contact 250-547-2188.

Homes for Rent 3 bedroom older home. Lots of charm, close to Court House. No pets, no smoking. Must have good references. $1100/month + H&P Available late July Call 250.308.7134

VERNON MANAGEMENT LTD. 2805 – 35TH Street, Vernon PARKER COVE 2+1 bdrm. across raod from lake and park, beautiful spot, huge deck, FS, WD, DW. Available immediately. $895/mo. Sorry, NS, NP.

250-542-5580

Thor Chinchilla REALTOR® PROPERTY MANAGER

250-275-6224

250-309-1742 • Huge 5 acre property close to town with 5 bedroom (dated) home, 2½ bath, shop, shed. $1800.

Homes for Rent

• 3 bedroom side of duplex, fenced yard, family area, work space downstairs. No pets. $885.

vernonhomes.ca/forrent

#101,2901 32 St., Vernon • 250-550-2120

We have qualified tenants… Need more inventory

• 2 bedroom lower suite, ground level, Alexis Park. Big square footage. Shared yard, shared laundry. $795 incl. utilities.

RENT TO OWN

FREE Hotlist of best buy rent to own properties

Commercial Solutions info@globalwestcommercial.com

t: 250 • 503 • 3477 Each office independently owned and operated

FOR RENT OR LEASE

www.RentToOwnVernon.com

Vernon

250-549-7258 1bdrm, newly reno’d small. house, priv yard, f/s, $625/mo +DD, avail Aug 1. Yearly lease 250-542-9766 Armstrong 3000sq.ft rancher, room for horses, avail July 1 $1400/mo Call 250-550-4396

For more details call our office or visit:

Rent To Own - from $10,000 down. Rent $2000., .6 acre. 5bdrm, 3 bath, 2 bdrm suite 3000 sq ft home in BX, Heated Workshop, Gardeners delight. www.vernonrentoown.ca Chris 250-546-9067

FREE Rental List @ 5603 - 27th Street, Vernon, BC

WATERFRONT, Kalamalka Lake, 2BDRM, 1.5Bath, W/D, Dock, Garage, Amazing View, $2280, 604-897-2895, Call Arnt

HOUSES • APARTMENTS • DUPLEXES • SUITES • TOWNHOMES CONDOMINIUMS • COMMERCIAL • ADULT COMMUNITIES

www.globalwestcommercial.com 250-550-7900

Duplex / 4 Plex

Commercial Lease Downtown Vernon. Newly renovated, great location, 1st month FREE. (250)558-1166

RentalsVernon.com

250-549-4467

Starts Friday, April 5, 2013

$

250-503-1257

A New Tradition of Quality Living

Rentals

Lrg 2-bdrm apt, new flrs, quiet adult oriented, heat & water incl, $800,n/p,n/s,July 1st. 4011 - 27th St. 250-542-0669

PROFESSIONAL PROPERTY MANAGEMENT SERVICES

Serious inquires call …

GARAGE SALE DIRECTORY (approx 10-12 words)

Renovated condos with private courtyard — enjoy air conditioning and large deck, located in a convenient location right in the heart of Vernon. Affordable family living. In-house manager. Ask about rental incentives. 2 bdrm … $825 per month 3 bdrm … $925 per month To view, please call:

LARGE 2bdrm apt. $750/mo. +hydro, NO PETS, Avail Now. 250-869-9788

Very close to bus routes and short walk to “Wholesale Club”.

Homes for Rent

Word ad 3 lines or less

Apt/Condo for Rent

Hawthorn Lane

Rentals


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Shared Accommodation

Auto Accessories/Parts

1bdrm, D.T. $450 incl.util. furniture, cable. N/P, N/S. 250549-0644

FREE Removal of unwanted vehicles etc. Dead or Alive Auto Recycling. Call Leo (250)550-5245 RE-MANUFACTURED ENGINES 2 Year, 60,000 km, Warranty. 250-542-2685. WRECKING GM FWD CARS, motors from $250; trannies from $200; doors from $50. All parts on shelf. Since 1994. Armstrong. 250-546-9055.

Storage 20â&#x20AC;&#x2122; x 8â&#x20AC;&#x2122; steel containers for rent @ Triway Esso on Tronson Rd /OK Landing Rd. $120/mo. 250-549-6992 RESIDENTIAL & Commercial Storage, Downtown Vernon, Secure, Heated, 10x10, Avail Immed $70/mo 403-973-3291

Suites, Lower

Auto Financing

Auto Services

Sport Utility Vehicle

Auto Body repairs back to metal done right. 250-5470081

1997 Chevy Tahoe, 4x4, auto, a/c, Ltd. edition, good cond, $2500. 250-545-3918 1997 Ford Explorer, auto, good running cond. $1400.obo 250-550-5779, 250-549-7330

Cars - Sports & Imports 1998 Volvo S70 Sedan, auto, runs & looks great, $2500. (250)309-8340 2006 VW JETTA $10,900. 187,000 km, loaded, mornahowie@gmail.com 250546-3517

Boats 10â&#x20AC;&#x2122; Alum punt, great for flyfishing, electric motor, battery, charger. $700. (250)542-1973 1972 16â&#x20AC;&#x2122; Sangster Craft boat with 65 hp Mercury outboard on Calkins trailer. $1,000. obo. 250-308-9821.

Scrap Car Removal ARMOUR TOWING Scrap Removal,Will meet or beat all competitors pricing, 250-801-4199

Antiques / Classics

Tenders

1970 Dart Swinger 4-speed Project car, twin scoops, wing, build sheet etc. $7500. 250547-0081 Wanted to buy 1968 or 1969 Ranchero, running cond. 250545-3269.

www.iDreamAuto.com DL# 7557

Legal Notices

Legal Notices

DreamTeam Auto Financing â&#x20AC;&#x153;0â&#x20AC;? Down, Bankruptcy OK Cash Back ! 15 min Approvals

1-800-961-7022

COURT BAILIFF SALE The Court Bailiff will offer for sale by sealed tender, the interest of the judgment debtor Roger James Gerbrandt, in the following goods and chattels, which are purported to be as follows:

2008 UBuilt Flatdeck Utility Trailer

Crew Cab 4X4 1 â&#x20AC;&#x201C; 3 x 5 Garden Trailer 1999 Polaris Quad

VIN: 4XACH50A0YA072647

Sealed offers marked â&#x20AC;&#x153;7519â&#x20AC;? will be received at the Court Bailiffs Office located at 3120 â&#x20AC;&#x201C; 30th Avenue, Vernon, B.C. V1T 2C2 up to and including 11:00 am July 5th, 2013. Sold on an as is, where is basis. The highest or any offer not necessarily accepted. The goods and chattels are located in Vernon, B.C. for viewing. For legal notations, Terms of Sale and Conditions of Sale, please visit www.interiorbailiffs.com for more information. Peter Van Bodegom, Court Bailiff Area 9.

Adult

Legal Notices THE Annual General Meeting of Potters Without Borders will be held Wednesday July 24th at 5:30 at Armstrong Inn -3400 Smith Dr. Armstrong, BC V0E 1B0 For more information e:mail us at info@potterswithoutborders.com or 250-8389799:

Adult

Adult

Escorts

Escorts

MALE 4 Male Erotic Massage $95, waxing, intimate grooming & skin care. Winfield, 9-9 Daily 250-766-2048

Vernonâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s Best! Jayde 24, Stacy 40, Dallas 22,Savanna 21. Short notice appointments. For your safety & comfort, in/out 250-307-8174. DTWN. Hiring!

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REGIONAL DISTRICT OF NORTH OKANAGAN INVITATION TO TENDER 2013-27 VERNON RECREATION CENTRE â&#x20AC;&#x201C; REROOFING & POOL ENVELOPE RENOVATION Sealed tenders clearly marked â&#x20AC;&#x153;Vernon Recreation Centre Âą RerooÂżng & Pool Envelope Renovation TENDER 2013-27â&#x20AC;? will be received at the ofÂżce of M4N Architects, Suite -333 3nd Avenue, Vernon, BC, VT E, up to 2:00 pm, local time, Wednesday, July 17th, 2013. The project, located in Vernon, BC at the Vernon Recreation Centre, generally consists of removal and replacement of existing rooÂżng and parapet Âżnishes to roof side over existing indoor pool, removal of existing built up rooÂżng and replacing with rooÂżng membrane Further information, speciÂżcations and tender documents may be obtained from the ofÂżce of M4N Architects, Suite -333 3nd Avenue, Vernon, BC, VT E, from : am to :3 pm, Monday to Friday Bid documents are available for pickup on Wednesday, June th, 3 Bid documents will be available upon payment of deposit of  for each set of documents The deposit is refundable upon return of the documents in good condition within  six days of the Award of Contract Make deposit cheTue payable to M4N Architects Technical enTuiries from Tenderers are to be directed to Ray Riguedell, M4N Architects, Suite -333, 3nd Avenue, Vernon, B C VT E, p  - f  -3, e ray#mTnca A certiÂżed cheTue or suitable Bid Bond in the amount of ten percent  of the total tender price shall accompany each tender ,n addition, there shall be annexed to the tender a consent to bond letter from the Surety Company issuing the Bid Bond, agreeing to issue a Performance and Labour and Material Payment Bonds in the amount reTuired by the Contract Documents, if the Tenderers bid is accepted The Regional District of North Okanagan reserves the right to reject any or all Tenders, to waive defects in any bid or Tender Documents and to accept any Tender or offer which it may consider to be in the best interest of the Regional District of North Okanagan The lowest or any Tender will not necessarily be accepted A Mandatory site meeting for General Contractors will be held at the Vernon Recreation Centre on Wednesday, July 3rd, 2013 at 10:00 am local time

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In the Matter of Part 3.1 (Administrative Forfeiture) of the Civil Forfeiture Act [SBC 2005, C. 29] the CFA NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT: On February 22, 2013, at 3402 30th Street, Vernon, B.C., Peace Officer(s) of the Vernon RCMP seized, at the time indicated, the subject property, described as: $120 CAD, on or about 21:07 Hours, and $900 CAD, on or about 21:07 Hours. The subject property was seized because there was evidence that the subject property had been obtained by the commission of an offence (or offences) under section 5(2) (Possession for purpose of trafficking) of the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act of Canada. Notice is hereby given that the subject property, CFO file Number: 2013-1492, is subject to forfeiture under Part 3.1 of the CFA and will be forfeited to the Government for disposal by the Director of Civil Forfeiture unless a notice of dispute is filed

with the Director within the time period set out in this notice. A notice of dispute may be filed by a person who claims to have an interest in all or part of the subject property. The notice of dispute must be filed within 60 days of the date upon which this notice is first published. You may obtain the form of a notice of dispute, which must meet the requirements of Section 14.07 of the CFA, from the Directorâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s website, accessible online at www. pssg.gov.bc.ca/civilforfeiture. The notice must be in writing, signed in the presence of a lawyer or notary public, and mailed to the Civil Forfeiture Office, PO Box 9234 Station Provincial Government, Victoria, B.C. V8W 9J1.

REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL ANNUAL EXTERNAL AUDIT SERVICES

The City of Armstrong is seeking proposals from interested and TualiÂżed accounting Âżrms for the provision of annual external audit services of the Cityâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s Annual Financial Statements in accordance with generally accepted auditing standards for the purpose of rendering an opinion as to the fairness of presentation of these statements for the Âżscal years 3 to  inclusive The full RFP package is available on the BC Bid website and on the Cityâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s website www cityofarmstrongbcca Closing Date and Time: Proposals must be received at the Closing Location prior to: : pm PaciÂżc Time, Monday, July , 3 Contact Information: Terry Martens, C*A Chief Financial OfÂżcer tmartens#cityofarmstrongbcca PO Box , 3 Bridge Street, Armstrong, BC VE B Tel: --33 Email: info#cityofarmstrongbcca â&#x20AC;˘ Web: cityofarmstrongbcca


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