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Police urge motorists to move over

A motorist received a violation ticket today for failing to move for an emergency vehicle. Sergeant Blaine Gervais of the Oliver RCMP reported that the driver...

Crime prevention group establishing itself in Oliver

Dan Walton Oliver Chronicle Time to clean up the streets of Oliver. Mayor Martin Johansen is getting the ball rolling on an enforcement committee to enhance policing...

Buy-Low Foods supports small wheels park project

The small wheels park project in Oliver has another strong supporter. Buy-Low Foods has jumped on the bandwagon by donating $760 towards the project coming...

Final 100 days of life without hospital tower

Dan Walton Oliver Chronicle The countdown is on – the number of days before the opening of the David E. Kampe Tower are down to the...

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...