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Two vehicles collide On January 12 the Oliver RCMP received an “On-Star” report of a two-vehicle collision near Mt. Baldy ski hill. No injuries were...

Vaseux property should remain as is

Recently the Oliver Chronicle reported on a proposal for a 12-home subdivision with a winery and vineyard to be built at Vaseux lake. I...

Non-profits faced with struggles

 Last year was my first stint as a volunteer director on a non-profit charity board.  I always thought non-profits provided much needed services in...

Hotel development should be offered to anyone who has land

I just read the article in the Oliver Chronicle, December 19. I feel the hotel market study was done with site specifics for Centennial...

Give us beverage choice

We understand Area C director Allan Patton’s logic regarding limiting Tinhorn’s Miradoro beverage sales to products derived from BC agriculture, but it is a...

Why are we still paying?

You cannot run a government when the legislature sits just 44 days a year. The referendum to abolish the HST was held in August 2011,...

Military spending flies in face of ‘culture of peace’

Canadian Department of Peace could play role In this column I would like to share part of the speech I gave to those attending the...

Local students get thumbs up

Students in Grade 4-7 in School District 53 are showing academic achievement above the provincial average, according to a recent report by Superintendent of...

Dietitian tips for easy weight loss I promise to get in shape and lose...

If this sounds familiar, it is not surprising as most of us feel obliged to plan some form of self-improvement with the coming of...

Easy tips for healthy eating made simple

Registered dietitian Stefanie Senior says losing or maintaining weight can be a challenge and often confusing especially when it comes to determining what exactly...

Basso calls on Liberals to support auditor general

Boundary-Similkameen NDP candidate Marji Basso is urging Liberal MLA John Slater and the rest of the BC Liberals to support the re-appointment of BC’s...

Australian visits Oliver

Last Sunday Grade 10 student Michael McAuliffe returned to his hometown of Geelong, Australia. He was visiting Canada for just over two months, having...

Oliver man, 27, dies at worksite after struck by load of boards

A 27-year-old Oliver man died while working at a construction site in Osoyoos on January 10. The BC Coroners Service identified the man as Sheldon...

Fruit growers must remain competitive

The new president of the BC Fruits Growers’ Association says the industry must “redouble” its efforts to remain competitive in 2013. In his address to...

BCFGA looks at number of priorities in new year

The new president of the BC Fruits Growers’ Association says the industry must “redouble” its efforts to remain competitive in 2013. In his address to...