Vernon's top stories of the week

A fire broke out in the bedroom of a second floor unit of the Capri Gardens apartment complex last weekend. Two other units were devastated by the fire, while the rest of the building saw only heat and smoke damage.

Here are just some of the top stories InfoTel News brought you this week.


Dry July breaks hundred year record in Thompson-Okanagan

THOMPSON-OKANAGAN - It was a dry July across the Thompson-Okanagan and two cities broke records.


Vernon man will do anything for a trip into space, just try him

VERNON - Luke Davis spent his early years living under the shadow of the Kennedy Space Centre in Florida, daydreaming about one day launching into space and glimpsing the earth from afar.



Second fire at vernon apartment building in 4 months

VERNON - An investigation into the cause of Tuesday's fire at the Capri Gardens apartment building has revealed that an unattended oxygen tank helped start the blaze.

This image released by STX Entertainment shows Dane DeHaan in a scene from "Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets."
MOVIE REVEW: In 'Valerian,' cosmic splendor struggles for liftoff
When even most of the good spectacles carry a strong whiff of prepackaging, try taking in the air of Luc Besson's sci-fi extravaganza "Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets." Its atmosphere — vibrant in colour, ela

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