Willowbrook neighbours help fire stricken family

Willowbrook neighbours help fire stricken family

What comes around goes around in Willowbrook. The close-knit community is demonstrating the meaning of family as it rallies to help a couple who lost their home to fire on July 25. ...

Teneycke led police on harrowing chase before arrest

Teneycke led police on harrowing chase before arrest

The chase was on when an RCMP officer spotted Ronald Teneycke in Cawston this morning. At 10:35 a.m. an officer involved in the active search for Teneycke spotted a vehicle similar ...

RCMP get their man – Teneycke in custody

RCMP get their man – Teneycke in custody

The hunt for Ronald Teneycke is over - the RCMP have got their man! "I can confirm that around 10:40 hours today, July 23, Ronald Teneycke was located and is currently in police  c ...

Police continue manhunt today after searching fugitive’s home

Police continue manhunt today after searching fugitive’s home

Police are continuing their search for Ronald Teneycke today after coming up empty during a search of his home in Okanagan Falls Wednesday evening. Armed with assault rifles and sh ...

Police issue bulletin on Teneycke

Police issue bulletin on Teneycke

The following is an official press release from the RCMP: Earlier this morning (July 22) the Oliver RCMP located and recovered Ronald Teneycke's vehicle on a local forest service r ...

Police out in full force in heightened search for Teneycke

Police out in full force in heightened search for Teneycke

Emergency response teams (ERT) and the RCMP are scouring the Oliver area today in a heightened search for prolific offender Ronald Teneycke. Sources say police are looking for a wh ...

Firefighters still chasing flare-ups

Firefighters still chasing flare-ups

Firefighters wish they could put the Fairview/White Lake Road blaze behind them, but they are still on scene chasing hot spots. Oliver Fire Department spokesman Rob Graham said the ...

Water board urges residents to conserve water

Water board urges residents to conserve water

The Okanagan Basin Water Board (OBWB) is urging residents to do their part to conserve water and help prevent a provincial declaration of Level 4 drought in the Okanagan. “We are a ...

Spot fires still burning in Fairview/Willowbrook

Spot fires still burning in Fairview/Willowbrook

The 82-hectare Fairview/Willowbrook fire is approximately 80 per cent contained this morning. Oliver and Willowbrook firefighters worked overnight to suppress the blaze that starte ...

Strong winds fan wildfire in Fairview

Strong winds fan wildfire in Fairview

A wildfire in the White Lake Road/Fairview area is keeping many resources busy tonight. Oliver and Willowbrook firefighters responded to the blaze at approximately 7:30 p.m., follo ...

Oliver firefighters mop up small grass fire

Oliver firefighters mop up small grass fire

Oliver firefighters attended a small grass fire off Fairview-Patten Road on Monday morning. Kelowna dispatch reported the fire at 409 Patten Road, in the area of High Chaparral Gue ...

Grand waiting for graduate

The Oliver Chronicle is excited to announce that it will give a $1,000 bursary t more ...

May 27, 2015
  • McKay returns for Nothin’ But Net

    Basketball stalwart Spencer McKay is back home in Oliver running the popular Nothin' But Net youth camp at Southern Okanagan Secondary School. McKay s more ...

    July 09, 2015
  • Area 27 membership growing

    As membership to Area 27 grows, officials are hoping to move in with construction equipment before the end of summer. That’s the goal of South Okanaga more ...

    July 08, 2015
  • Lawn bowlers unite for fun and exercise

    The Oliver Lawn Bowling Club encourages people to come down and try the sport at the community centre. Members play on Monday, Wednesday and Friday ni more ...

    July 08, 2015
  • Oliver racers excel at Richter Pass Motorplex

    The following is the Wine Country Racing Association's recent winners: Sportsmen’s Bracket: A Ford Mustang shoot-out took Penticton's Owen Fairweather more ...

    July 08, 2015
  • OES students complete marathon

    Numerous adults were inspired by Oliver Elementary students who completed a marathon today. The kids have been running two kilometres a day for the pa more ...

    May 27, 2015
  • Grand waiting for graduate

    The Oliver Chronicle is excited to announce that it will give a $1,000 bursary to a graduate from Southern Okanagan Secondary School. Graduates are in more ...

    May 27, 2015
  • Dog owners beware

    What is going on in the Rockcliffe/Morningstar neighbourhood? Now you can’t even walk your dog for fear of Rover ingesting some kind of poison set out more ...

    May 13, 2015
  • The conflict question

    Conflict of interest allegations have once again tried to tarnish the halo over Jack Bennest’s head. But our guess was right: the popular Town council more ...

    May 06, 2015
  • Larson blind on park issue

    Boundary-Similkameen MLA Linda Larson may work hard for her constituents and reflect their concerns on a number of matters. But when it comes to the i more ...

    April 22, 2015
  • Water shut down hits Oliver neighbourhood April 20

    The Town of Oliver is notifying effected properties for a shut down of the water system on Monday April 20 from 6 a.m. to 3 p.m. There will likely be more ...

    April 16, 2015

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