Tuesday, July 23, 2019

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Remembering Michael

No one will forget Michael Newman’s wry smile and his knack for making everything right after a bad situation. His words prevented wars, and...

Don’t turn your back on jobs

There was a time when some people accused Oliver council of not being open for business. Either the zoning regulations were too overbearing or...

ONA’s own study suggests park is feasible

The Okanagan Nation Alliance (ONA) has released its own feasibility study deeming a national park for the South Okanagan/Lower Similkameen as feasible, while urging...

‘Stars’ come out in Oliver with Chef Lynn

These local “stars” had their moment of fame with Chef Lynn from Pitchin’ In last summer. In back from left are Chris and Greg...

‘Stars’ come out in Oliver with Chef Lynn

These local “stars” had their moment of fame with Chef Lynn from Pitchin’ In last summer. In back from left are Chris and Greg...

Five-year financial plan heading for approval

Oliver’s five-year financial plan will soon be adopted, showing a $13 million budget this year with a decrease in municipal taxes, but increases from...

Five-year financial plan heading for approval

Oliver’s five-year financial plan will soon be adopted, showing a $13 million budget this year with a decrease in municipal taxes, but increases from...

V-Day supporters ‘rise’ up against violence

From left are Emaya, Lynn Andersen, Hope Heyduck and Paula Rodriguez de la Vega doing the break-the-chain dance at the One Billion Rising V-Day...

V-Day supporters ‘rise’ up against violence

From left are Emaya, Lynn Andersen, Hope Heyduck and Paula Rodriguez de la Vega doing the break-the-chain dance at the One Billion Rising V-Day...

Ambassador program seeks new candidates

Ashley Hiibner, Chiara Mason and Taylor Baptiste, Oliver’s current ambassadors invite the youth of Oliver to participate in the upcoming candidacy program. Registrations will...

Brian Taylor’s father gave him good advice

Grand Forks Mayor Brian Taylor wants to represent the NDP in Boundary-Similkameen. Taylor was born in Oliver and has two daughters. He lives on...

A premier visit

BC Premier Christy Clark (right) visited Stoneboat Vineyards last Friday for the announcement of a $125,000 interest free loan to the winery to create...

A hand warmer for Rodrigues

A local resident came into our office last week quite upset about the police road check near the former Fields store on Main Street. The fellow...

Police briefs

Missing woman found with Cook A 31-year-old Oliver woman who went missing earlier this month was found in Osoyoos – in the same house that...

Council identifies six top priorities

The east riverside trail and an airport operations manual are among the Town of Oliver’s top corporate priorities this year. Council has approved six top...