Wednesday, February 20, 2019



New warden passionate about helping inmates

Lyonel DohertyOliver Chronicle If there was ever a calling to have a profound impact on a person’s life, Debby...

Food bank gets ‘cool’ van

The Oliver Food Bank is pleased to announce its successful application for the Food Banks BC Perishable Food Refrigeration Grant. 

Chic to be inducted into Hall of Fame

Popular Kiwanis Club member Lee Chic is being inducted into the Special Olympics Hall of Fame. Boundary-Similkameen MLA Linda...

Christmas ‘miracle’ given to Oliver family

By Lyonel Doherty An Oliver family’s prayers were truly answered over Christmas. Long-time pastor and humanitarian...

Sharp-eyed officer gets his man after Oliver break-in

 A 25-year-old man is facing charges after a break-in and theft at an Oliver home just before Christmas. On...

Christmas Tree Drop Off; Garbage/Recycling Collection

Contributed The Town of Oliver will be offering a Christmas Tree Drop-Off, sponsored by EZBins.  

Voters reject Proportional Representation

By Vanessa BroadbentAberdeen Publishing The results of the provincial referendum on electoral reform have been tabulated and the First...

Workshop destroyed in early morning fire

Chronicle Staff No injuries resulted from this morning’s fire on Sawmill Road, but a workshop was destroyed.

Man surrenders while police set up perimeter

Police apprehended a man who was accused of kicking two women multiple times and holding a knife to one of their throats.

Province investing in fruit growers

The province is making cash available for fruit growers to grow their businesses, and to deal with a backlog of money owing.

Pollinator idea for prime parkland

By Dan WaltonOliver Chronicle It’s time to brainstorm over what should be done with the prime parkland on Fairview...

Public presented with traffic calming options

Dan WaltonOliver Chronicle What’s the rush? This is Oliver.  The Town is exploring traffic calming options...

Board frowns on non-farm use in Oliver

By Lyonel DohertyOliver Chronicle The regional district is not giving its blessing to an application for a vehicle rental...

Parks Canada launches website and survey for public consultation on proposed national park reserve

By Vanessa Broadbent Aberdeen Publishing Parks Canada has announced the launch of its public consultation process regarding the South Okanagan-Similkameen region’s proposed national park reserve: a...

Top cop questioned about crime

By Lyonel Doherty Oliver Chronicle The RCMP crime stat system will be changing in the South Okanagan and across the country in the new year, says...