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Gulliver in Space at Tuc-el-Nuit

https://youtu.be/h3FGJq2tVNE Tuc-el-Nuit students perform “Gulliver’s Travels in Space” as part of this year’s Missoula Children’s Theatre production at Frank Venables Theatre.

Handbells playing at new venue for 2018

Contributed There’s no denying it. Christmas is on its way. The Oliver Handbell Ringers (OHR) are ramping up and getting set to present “Under a Winter...

Visitor numbers down in Oliver

By Lyonel Doherty Oliver Chronicle The impact of weather and wildfires has resulted in lower visitor numbers in Oliver this year. The Oliver Tourism Association (OTA) has...

It’s A Wonderful Life, A Live Radio Play at the Venables

By Patrick Turner SOAP Theatre Productions SOAP Theatre, EZ Rock and a talented group of performers will be presenting a classic holiday story with a special twist...

Baldy celebrating 50 years with three big events

This ski season will be the 50th at Baldy Mountain Resort, and three big celebrations are snowballing into shape. The South Okanagan’s favourite ski hill...

Welcome back, Ye Olde Welcome Inn

After going into hibernation while between owners, Ye Olde Welcome Inn hosted a delicious pig roast last Saturday, and the new team was able...

‘Pocket ashtray’ proposal pitched

By Lyonel Doherty Oliver Chronicle Pocket ashtrays are coming to a park near you. On Monday, Parks and Recreation manager Carol Sheridan addressed Town council about a...

Students learning to throw rocks in good way

The youth of Oliver are getting swept away by curling. Through the Oliver Curling Club’s school program, every local student is getting to try out...

Who Knew in Peru?

Former Chronicle reporter Vanessa Broadbent recently returned from a holiday in Peru. She visited Machu Picchu, the ruins of an ancient Inca city in...

Arena funding sought for major upgrades

By Lyonel Doherty Oliver Chronicle Even at 50, the old girl is showing her age in Oliver. That old girl is the arena, which is now the...

Take a pit stop at the Drive-thru breakfast fundraiser

  The Oliver Fire Dept is hosting is fifth annual drive thru breakfast on Dec. 1 from 8 a.m. to 11. Come out and enjoy a...

Students exposed to interesting field trips

Rob Zandee Special to the Chronicle Following are some highlights of items discussed at the November 21 School District No. 53 board of education meeting. Over...

Ballet @ the Holly Jolly Oliver Christmas Concert

https://youtu.be/0tTwH8cMeJ0

Traffic calming and new park design 

The Town wants public input on two items: traffic calming options and the first draft of a park design. The design is for the linear park beside Fairview...

BC Housing announced $4.7 million investment in Oliver

Dan Walton Aberdeen Publishing BC Housing announced funding for 4,900 new rental units for families and seniors from a range of incomes. Forty seven will be...