Monthly Archives: May 2011

Racing results

 photo taken by Shawn Zacharias Sally Hamilton launches her 1934 Ford pickup from the start light at Richter Pass Motorplex on the May 29th race, along with 40 other racers. Results for Osoyoos weekend drag racing The Wine Country Racing … Continue reading

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Mounted police

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Sheared off pole causes power outages

Fortis crews fix pole taken down by vehicle accident east side of Highway 97 South near Road 5. No details available on accident. Power out in parts of Oliver Tuesday.

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Door found open

Grand Opening this weekend at Mark’s.

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Prison site?

Solicitor General Shirley Bond has submissions for eight competing sites as potential locations for the prison, including areas on Penticton and Osoyoos Indian band land. “My team is currently evaluating the proposals,” Bond says. “I could have a recommendation provided to … Continue reading

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The wire fence – in and out

Mom, I have been good and I am staying inside the fence. (Note companion) I got outside the wire – weeds are tastier and  I’m living dangerously on the highway. Note: Several people stopped to try to get the errant … Continue reading

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Part two – inside new SOSS

This part of the school – outside – is ready to get stucco and shows the number of layers being attached to the frame of the building. It is located at the far north adjacent to the upper elementary playing area (geothermal fields) … Continue reading

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Debutantes at Fairview – Prom night inside story

 We had a good go of trying to get everyone identified but that turned out to be next to impossible. Jarred Webb reports: With school coming to a close – not much news is going on, but this weekend was … Continue reading

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$700 raised and….91 shoe boxes

Hi Jack.   Picture of the Bandai relief shoe box event. We raised over $700 and received 91 shoe boxes. A big thanks to the teachers and students of OES and SOSS and the community. We are thrilled with the support!! … Continue reading

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Has your garden been entered?

“ATTENTION PLEASE!” The “Communities in Bloom” Garden Contest has extended their entry deadline to June 18, 2011

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