Tuesday, July 16, 2019

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A heartwarming donation

The St. Paul Lutheran ladies group has donated $500 to “For the Least of These,” which will use the money for shipping costs in...

New face in the crowd

Marcus Toneatto is the new principal of Southern Okanagan Secondary School. Former principal Cate Turner is now heading Similkameen Elementary Secondary School, where Toneatto...

High tea

The ladies of the Seventh Day Adventist Church hosted a “High Tea” recently for members and friends. Many wore hats and were served sandwiches,...

Reaching out

SOSS student Jordan Stacey (middle) participates in a special assembly presented by “ReachOut Psychosis,” focusing on mental health awareness. From left are presenters Barbara...

They gotta have Faith

Diana and Victor Cowley are the proud parents of Oliver’s New Year’s baby -- Faith Marie Silva Cowley, who was born on January 4...

Be aware

Oliver residents report scams An Oliver man is warning others about a scam in which you have to send money to get money. Frank Endreny...

McKinney Place hit with bug

Several residents test positive for Influenza A, leading to outbreak Interior Health continues to monitor an outbreak of Influenza A at McKinney Place Extended Care...

Town to execute licence of occupation

Council has authorized the Town’s signing authorities to execute a licence of occupation (for 30 years) in order to make improvements to the eastside...

Town to execute licence of occupation

Council has authorized the Town’s signing authorities to execute a licence of occupation (for 30 years) in order to make improvements to the eastside...

Portuguese club makes plea

Town staff will meet with the Okanagan Portuguese Club to discuss hardship issues that may force the group to close its doors. In a letter...

Tax exemptions discussed

Council gave first reading to its Revitalization Tax Exemption Bylaw that will encourage new construction and development in Oliver. The Town will limit tax exemptions...

Tax exemptions discussed

Council gave first reading to its Revitalization Tax Exemption Bylaw that will encourage new construction and development in Oliver. The Town will limit tax exemptions...

Town releases closed resolutions

The Town of Oliver has released a number of resolutions that were previously under wraps as part of in-camera meetings. Closed resolutions made for the...

Late ice wine harvest a chilly success here

Pickers harvest 20 acres at the Whitetail vineyard On January 11 the temperature dipped and the rush was on. The goal? Harvesting more than 20...

Administrator wants to create new Metis band

The administrator of the Turtle Mountain Indian Band believes it’s time to create a new Metis band in this area. “Over the past 15 and...