SOSS Hornets record blowout win over Keremeos in Oliver Thursday

SOSS Hornets record blowout win over Keremeos in Oliver Thursday

Another game, another victory for the Hornets. The Southern Okanagan Secondary School Hornets won their fourth-straight game Thursday, jumping out to a 18-point lead in the first q ...

School plans focus on social emotional learning

School plans focus on social emotional learning

Submitted by school board chair Marieze Tarr It is with great sadness that we say goodbye to Barton Tumlinson. Barton passed away suddenly on Friday, Jan. 23. Barton was a valued m ...

Highway to Healing support growing

Highway to Healing support growing

Helping families with sick children is a mandate that directors of Highway to Healing embrace. That was evident in the work they did last year, as outlined in the president’s repor ...

Average household in Oliver to pay more in RDOS taxes

Average household in Oliver to pay more in RDOS taxes

The average homeowner in Oliver will pay $34 more in regional district taxes this year. So said RDOS finance manager Sandy Croteau in a presentation to Town council on Monday. Crot ...

Sage Valley Voices ‘Share the Spirit’

Sage Valley Voices ‘Share the Spirit’

The Sage Valley Voices recently donated proceeds from their Christmas 2014 concert as well as food stuff to the Oliver Food Bank. Pat Chown, representing the Oliver United Church a ...

Owners say RV park no longer economically viable

Owners say RV park no longer economically viable

The owners of Apple Beach RV Park in Oliver are seeking to rezone the property because the business has become “economically unviable.” James and Catherine Hodge approached Town co ...

Oliver Kiwanis Club makes presentation to South Okanagan/Similkameen Medical Foundation

Oliver Kiwanis Club makes presentation to South Okanagan/Similkameen Medical Foundation

Oliver Kiwanis Club President Lee Chic presented a cheque to Janice Perrino of the South Okanagan/Similkameen Medical Foundation (SOSMF) at the regular Kiwanis meeting Jan. 27. Kiw ...

Town chips in to preserve Haynes Ranch

Town chips in to preserve Haynes Ranch

The Town of Oliver is chipping in $1,000 to help preserve history. Last week council approved a grant-in-aid to the Haynes Ranch Preservation Committee that was formed to save the ...

A new business opens in downtown Oliver

A new business opens in downtown Oliver

They have a little bit of everything. Oliver's Walk-in Closet has officially opened. From clothing, to footwear, to computer programs, to DVDs, Oliver's Walk-In Closet has somethin ...

Oliver crime statistics show increase in activity

Oliver crime statistics show increase in activity

Whether people are feeling more desperation out there, or it’s a sign of the times, breaking the law in Oliver is a popular pastime these days. According to a crime statistics repo ...

Baroque and beyond: Masterworks delights all

Baroque and beyond: Masterworks delights all

Upcoming concert a rare chance to hear early music, instruments On the last weekend in January, Masterworks Ensemble, a quintet of the valley’s finest classical musicians, will per ...

  • A rock and a hard place

    Yet again one of the Town’s bylaws has come back to bite council, leaving it in a quandary. A local resident complained about the Thompsons’ tractor t more ...

    January 21, 2015
  • Mount Baldy ski resort abuzz with excitement during re-opening

    There is much excitement on Mount Baldy today as the ski hill celebrates its re-opening, to the jubilation of avid skiers and snowboarders. Reporter/p more ...

    January 16, 2015
  • Too much bad news

    If you want to stay positive these days, you almost have to avoid reading the news, listening to the radio and watching television. Unfortunately, the more ...

    January 07, 2015
  • Will this ever happen?

    It’s easy to look into the past (many of us still live there), but as we head into a new year it’s time to focus on making the world better. Here is w more ...

    December 31, 2014
  • SOSS students share Christmas spirit

    Everyone has their own unique meaning for the celebration of Christmas. For some people Christmas is all about spending time with family. Others find more ...

    December 23, 2014

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