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Editorial

Editorial

LETTER: Alternate approval process is ‘trust’

The alternate approval process applies to those who own property in town also. It’s a matter of trust. If you trust the RDOS enough to allow...

EDITORIAL: It’s ‘crime for change’ in Oliver

By Lyonel Doherty Oliver Chronicle No doubt some Oliver residents are thinking they are now living in the crime capital of Canada, not the wine capital...

LETTER: Border crossing irks traveller in Osoyoos

The following is a complaint regarding Canada Customs border crossing in Osoyoos. A number of years ago I had problems at the above border crossing. The...

LETTER: Homeowner sends out invites to crime forum

We hope that you are able to attend our community crime forum which will be held at the Oliver Community Centre on August 28...

LETTER: Concerns brought forward to agriculture minister

(The following are concerns brought forward to provincial Minister of Agriculture Lana Popham, who was in Oliver recently to address her supporters. This letter...

EDITORIAL: Rethink festivals and fire response

By Lyonel Doherty Oliver Chronicle We hate to be a party pooper, but Center of Gravity should seriously rethink its operations in Kelowna. Just like Boonstock did...

LETTER: Greyhound fallout sad state of affairs for many riders

Apparently, Greyhound bus service has lost $70 million over a period of six years and will cease operating by October. People on northern bus routes...

EDITORIAL: Courtroom doors need some WD40

By Lyonel Doherty Oliver Chronicle The Penticton RCMP is bang on in its approach to crime involving drug addicts and those suffering mental health issues. It’s not...

LETTER: The pro-park query

An interesting article from the pro- park side got my attention. One statement was made that I would question as being totally just a...

LETTER: Movie night big success

On behalf of the Okanagan Boys and Girls Clubs, I would like to pass on huge thanks to the community and visitors to Oliver...

LETTER: Missing big picture with tunnel vision will be our downfall

I often wonder whether that unfortunate aspect of human nature that permits us our collective tunnel vision regarding natural environment degradation, will be our...

EDITORIAL: Real-life crime fighter emerges

By Lyonel Doherty Oliver Chronicle Every once in a while you’ll get a real-life crime fighter without the red cape. Osoyoos had Brenda Dorosz in 2016 when...

LETTER: Gateway to Trades program big success

The following is a brief description of items discussed at the School District 53 meeting recently. Approximately 55 OES Fine Arts students went on...

LETTER: Electoral reform is waiting for electorate

It is not so much a better method of accounting votes and assignment of seats system that people want in electoral reform. What people...

FROM THE HILL: You learn a lot from people through travel

When the House of Commons rose in late June, my wife and I decided to take the train home from Ottawa instead of flying...