Monthly Archives: September 2011

Death on our highway in South Okanagan

Another report of a death on Highway 97 – this time in Okanagan Falls near the Heritage Market. A truck struck down a women late Friday. RCMP investigating. Traffic was disrupted while investigation in progress. See earlier story about 44 … Continue reading

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Chuck Smith of Oliver dies suddenly

January 1, 1971 – September 22, 2011 On Thursday September 22, 2011, Charles Michael Smith of Oliver passed away suddenly at the age of 40 years. He was predeceased by his father Robert Alfred Smith. Chuck will be fondly remembered … Continue reading

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Wheeler New passes at 92 years of age

Mar 4, 1919 – Sep 27, 2011 Charles (Wheeler) New passed away peacefully on September 27th, 2011 after a long illness. He was predeceased by his father in 1926, his mother   in 1963, sisters Gertrude, Mary, Thelma, Grace and Lois, brothers … Continue reading

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OK Falls women dead after car plunges into lake

A single vehicle accident at Vaseaux Lake along Highway 97 has claimed the life of an Okanagan Falls woman.  RCMP South Okanagan Traffic Services reports the 44 year’s 1995 Pontiac Grand Am drove into the lake about 2:30 Thursday afternoon.  … Continue reading

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Concert season about to begin

With thanks and appreciation to Kickstart Printing for the use of graphics professionally done by their staff.

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Time to go

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Goose hunting

NOTICE TO OLIVER RESIDENTS CANADA GOOSE HUNTING SEASON The Town of Oliver has issued six exemptions under Firearms and Explosives Bylaw 644, as amended. These exemptions will allow the permit holders to discharge firearms within the Town of Oliver specifically … Continue reading

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Bells

It’s time to break out the bronze and have some fun together. The Oliver Handbell Ringers are back to practising for the sheer enjoyment of hearing those bells ring in harmony and also the chance to share this music with … Continue reading

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Convention of municipal leaders – a wrap

Mayor Pat Hampson, Vernon Mayor Wayne Lippert, Councillor Marji Basso and MLA John Slater outside Canada Place Thursday. Delegates heading home after a long week of meetings

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Events start Saturday afternoon

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