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‘Screenagers’ documentary is big wake-up call

By Lyonel Doherty Argggh! (Okay, now bang head against wall.) That’s a common reaction when trying to limit your child’s time on his/her cell phone or iPod. But...

Eleven-year-old girl impresses art lovers

Check out the premiere solo art show by 11-year-old Marina Robertson at Beyond Bliss in Oliver this month. She presents some very nice acrylic works. Marina...

Local youth invited to play soccer

By Matthew Wood Whether you know it as soccer or football there is one thing you can be sure of – this is a world-class...

Oliver couple remembered as very generous

By Keith Lacey An Oliver couple has generously gifted more than $500,000 to three organizations in this region and the beneficiaries will include those seeking...

Oliver’s ‘King and Queen’ in midst of 65-year reign

By Dan Walton Shortly after Ed and Anne Ackerman moved to Oliver in 2007, they attended the Oliver Seniors Centre’s 50-Plus Tea, where the annual tradition of crowning...

Hawk visits Main Street business

A sharp-shinned hawk stopped by the Oliver Theatre yesterday, resting below one of the movie ads. However, once it couldn't see any animated bird movies...

Hunters awarded at game banquet

The following are trophy winners from this year’s game banquet hosted by the Southern Okanagan Sportsmen’s Association: First year winners are Emily Muller (mule deer); ...

Couple celebrates 60th Valentine’s Day

By Dan Walton Harry and Vi Lambert just celebrated their 60th Valentine’s Day together as husband and wife. The two were joined by dozens of other...

WOW Trade Show this Saturday

By Sally Franks A group of very dedicated women is making a difference in Oliver. This group was formed in 1991 and later became Women of...

Liquidity Bistro offers special Valentine’s dinner

Liquidity Bistro is pleased to announce an advance opening of its 2017 season with the launch of an intimate Valentine's Day dinner on February 14. With 30...

Darcie and Jay . . . the love story

By Darcie Taylor Love has to start somewhere, and ours started like this: We both received an invitation to our cousin’s wedding for the summer of...

Ways to improve your relationship with your Valentine

By Joyce Steeves Psychologist and author, John Gottman is an expert on marital research and has studied the relationships of over 3,000 couples for more...

Grandmothers host bridge event

Thursday, February 16th, is the date to mark on your calendar for the annual Grandmothers for Africa BRIDGE EVENT from 10 to 2:30 at...

Town planning Canada 150 mosaic mural

The Town of Oliver is celebrating Canada’s 150th birthday with a mosaic mural project that will involve the public. On Monday council approved a recommendation...

Italian Rotary student has no time to be homesick

By Richard McGuire Until Carlo Geat arrived in Osoyoos and Oliver on a Rotary Club exchange, he had never tasted fast food. The 17-year-old student from...