Tuesday, June 25, 2019

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Make yourself at home at Oliver Senior Centre

Dance, sing, play cards and visit your friends on a weekly basis Come on in and make yourself at home at the Oliver Senior...

Councillors appointed

Oliver Mayor Ron Hovanes has appointed Town councillors to various committees pursuant to the Community Charter. The following is a list of the committees and...

Hornets win, lose in court battles

The Hornets had a successful week of play as they went 2-2 overall. Now that may not sound successful but it is as they...

Belair Brad beats the ‘Big Boys’ in town

It was another classic situation – the final end of play, the underdogs (Belair Motel) are down by one point but they have the...

Big happenings in the ‘cool’ world of curling

The Canadian Open recently finished in Kelowna, and Glenn Howard’s rink defeated the Brad Jacobs foursome to take the win. It was a very defensive...

Storytellers ‘light flame’

Come “Light The Flame.” The flame is a local Vancouver phenomenon that is one of the hottest tickets in the city. Once a month...

Equipment upgraded

TELUS is upgrading its telecommunications equipment serving Gallagher Lake on January 9 to accommodate the four-lane expansion of Highway 97. Telecommunications service to the...

V Line raises $846 for hospice

V Line Construction’s 6th annual raffle raised $846.62 for the Desert Valley Hospice Society. The company appreciates all who contributed to the success of...

Homeowners see lower values

South Okanagan homeowners, including those in Oliver, will see lower property assessment values this year. According to BC Assessment, the average assessed value of a...

School district prepared for emergencies

Christmas and new year’s celebrations were bittersweet for School District 53 as administrators and teachers grieved for the 20 children who lost their lives...

Your 2013 recipe for $$ success

A new year and a time for renewal - the time when many people look into their past and future and resolve to make...

New book chronicles sad loss of childhood

Marjorie Arnison was one of the thousands of children removed from their families, communities and country and placed in a British colony or commonwealth...

Prevent stress, health issues while travelling

It was the opportunity of a lifetime; living abroad in Spain with my family for a year. Our letters home were met with wonder...

Do your homework before travel

You have arrived! After years of hard work, responsibility and planning, your sacrifices are about to pay off; you have earned your freedom....

Patton outlines Area C priorities for new year

Gallagher Lake will be the focus of attention in the new year as the regional district moves ahead with several priorities. But first, Area C...