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New poll suggests lower support for national park reserve

A new poll commissioned by the South Okanagan Similkameen Preservation Society indicates much lower support for the proposed national park compared to a previous...

Teneycke warned not to contact victim again

Prolific offender Ronald Teneycke has been issued another court order not to contact Wayne Belleville from Oliver, the man he shot in the back...

Sentencing for guide outfitter delayed

By Lyonel Doherty The sentencing for guide outfitter Jim Wiens from Oliver has hit quicksand as the Crown and defence work out a dispute. In Penticton...

Police respond to accidents

Police and ambulance were busy this morning responding to accidents on local roadways. One involved two vehicles on McKinney Road near the curling rink, while...

Bob Graham commits to another three years as Fire Chief

Oliver Fire Department has given a three-year extension to Chief Bob Graham. “I am looking forward to continuing to support the Town of Oliver and...

Big weight loss renews man’s life

By Lyonel Doherty Oliver Chronicle The Six Million Dollar Man has nothing on Ralph Renzetti from Oliver. The senior died once, came back to life, nurtures a...

Osoyoos woman killed in head-on crash in Nevada

Chronicle staff An 81-year-old Osoyoos woman has passed away after a head-on crash in Nevada on Friday morning. The woman’s husband was driving a Toyota Rav...

Coyotes changing coach & GM

Vanessa Broadbent Aberdeen Publishing When the Osoyoos Coyotes hit the ice on Saturday, they’ll be under new management. The team announced on Twitter today that head coach...

Students show compassion for Indonesia

Lyonel Doherty Oliver Chronicle Pupils at Oliver Elementary School are learning that the world doesn’t just revolve around them. This was keenly demonstrated by a recent fundraiser...

Piece rates rise

Dan Walton Oliver Chronicle The cost of running a farm, and the benefits of working on a farm, have both increased. As of Jan. 1, minimum wage...

Teneycke sends Christmas card letter to victim

Lyonel Doherty Oliver Chronicle Wayne Belleville still can’t escape the nightmare after receiving a Christmas card letter from the man who shot him in the back...

Grazing calf takes suspected bullet

Dan Walton Oliver Chronicle A Black Angus calf seems to have been shot in the grazing lands west of Town. Rancher Ed Schmalz, who homesteads between...

Bullet wizzes through two apartments

Lyonel DohertyOliver Chonicle A 30-year-old Oliver man fired a gun and pierced a hole through the apartments of his...

Number of properties increase in Oliver

Lyonel DohertyOliver Chronicle The total assessment roll value in the Town of Oliver has increased by 10.7 per cent...

Another woman wanted

Osoyoos RCMP believe 52-year-old Lorene Frank is in the South Okanagan, and they’re out looking for her.  She’s wanted...