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RDOS fighting proposed blue bag ban

By Lyonel Doherty Oliver Chronicle If you’ve grown attached to your beloved blue bag for recyclables, better hold on tight because it might be banned in...
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VIDEO: SOSS Rock of Ages – “Here I Go Again”

Southern Okanagan Secondary School's performance of Rock of Ages will be running March 1, 2, and 3 at the Frank Venables Theatre. Performances will...

EDITORIAL: Just take her Barbies away

By Lyonel Doherty Oliver Chronicle Alberta Premier Rachel Notley reminds us of a little girl who doesn’t get her way. Instead of not sharing her Barbie, she’s...

Greyhound cuts routes to South Okanagan

Traveling to and from the South Okanagan won’t be as simple with Greyhound’s upcoming route changes. Greyhound announced on Wednesday that they will be cutting...

WOW accepting applications for Education Award

The Women of Oliver for Women (WOW) is currently accepting applications for their Education Award. The $1,000 award was created for women who are going...

Local governments can say yea or nay to marijuana stores

By Lyonel Doherty Oliver Chronicle As the B.C. government sets policy on the legalization of marijuana, the towns of Oliver and Osoyoos are still wondering what...

Oliver fruit grower new BCFGA president

By Lyonel Doherty Oliver Chronicle Pinder Dhaliwal always knew that the farm was his home no matter what career he chose to follow. And that’s exactly what...

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo at Pig Out Festival

Enjoy all the flavours of Mexico at this year’s Pig Out Festival, held in Oliver Osoyoos Wine Country, on May 5. Celebrating its seventh year,...

RCMP arrest man with axe for break and enter on Main Street

RCMP have again arrested repeat offender Steve Godbout, this time for breaking into a residence and business on Main Street in Oliver. On Saturday at 7:40...
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VIDEO: Oliver Fire Department hosting Spring Seminar again

"Haven't you heard?" The Oliver Fire Department is getting ready for their spring seminar training in May. They released this video to help spread the...

New members join OCC board

By Lyonel Doherty Oliver Chronicle The Community Advisory Board to the Okanagan Correctional Centre has welcomed two new members. Kevin Tomlin and Aimee Grice will join the...

Town approves fuel station

The Town of Oliver has approved a development permit for a card-lock fuel station at 5918 Sawmill Road. On Tuesday, council gave the green light...

School actors to bring retro rock to Oliver

By Dan Walton Special to the Chronicle With Rock of Ages rolling into town, local teenagers are learning the party ways of their parents in preparation...

LETTER: Time to privatize insurance companies for competition

Forgive me Lord and ICBC, for I have sinned. In 1995 I got an impaired driving charge. I thanked the judge for my $500 fine...

SOSS students ‘Find their Fit’ at WorkBC career fair

By Vanessa Broadbent Oliver Chronicle Deciding what you want to do for the rest of your life isn’t an easy feat, especially when you’re still focussing...