Monthly Archives: October 2011

Scareview in 1994 – building scary beasts

Grant Bott on left and Paul Tribbick on right with Triceratops. About 40 people were involved in the first Scareview – led by Pat Linton and Bott – both playing key roles at Oliver Parks and Recreation.

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Kids all dressed up

Participants of the Tuc-el-nuit Preschool with helpers Tracy Hunt on left and Darcy Toszak on right. The ladies wanted me to point out that the sandbox shown at right was donated with the help of Rob Hext and Andy Marsel. … Continue reading

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Where is this house?

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RCMP report

On October 26th, 2011 at 10:00AM, Oliver/Osoyoos RCMP were dispatched to a single vehicle motorcycle MVI located at 348th avenue and 91st Street, in Oliver. Witnesses at the scene advised that a black 2006 Kawasaki Street Bike was traveling northbound … Continue reading

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Who is this cutey?

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1994 – can you see yourself in this picture?

photo submitted by Grant Bott

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Wednesday – a chance to meet trustee hopefuls

The Oliver Community Arts Council has agreed to host an all candidates meeting for those persons nominated for a School Board position in Oliver. Wednesday November 2 has been chosen as the date with the location the Quail’s Nest Art … Continue reading

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Put something nice on your front entrance

Mary Fry maryfrydesigns@gmail.com You can email or call me at 250-490-5906 My Website The town has changed their street names and numbers, so I have come up with a really unique way of showing each district with a graphic design. … Continue reading

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Tonight

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Want a bit of freedom – look to the Gallagher Lake area

These are new homes at Gallagher Lake Village Park. More footings and  crawl space being built now. View the show home Ask for Matt and Karen Lewis   www.gallagherlakevillagepark.com Affordable and Available. Visit today.

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Sale Event

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Corner gets flashing speed lights – enough?

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Coming soon

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…….that be for sparing those I love

    This is the sight of hundreds, of once mighty trees split and quartered,  that came towards our home in a moment of terror, that is now called the “Testalinda debris flow” in June 2010. It came with in … Continue reading

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Falls

Photo by John Chapman

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S.O Night Hawks 2nd place finish in Penticton tournament​.

The Bantam Rep Nighthawks played a heart fought 5 games in Penticton this past weekend. Playing game one Friday night against Campbell River winning a close one 3 to 2. Goaltender Ryan Grgich stood on his head the full 60 … Continue reading

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Ron and Guy at the sign factory

Note to all candidates – check your signs on a regular basis. Many down or missing. Too many to mention which candidate and where.

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No better time than now for picking up material

Michelle and Joan Swan take the time to go over all the material available at Wine Country Quilter’s Market. Start that Christmas project soon. Michelle Morisset Wine Country Quilters Market 38285 97th Street P.O. Box 1567 Oliver, BC V0H 1T0 … Continue reading

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The wall – an opening Saturday

1. Many people showed up for the opening at Fields……but more importantly a lot of people involved in this Oliver Sagebrusher’s mural painting project. 2. Dignataries got involved at official opening Saturday including Mayor Pat Hampson and MLA John Slater. … Continue reading

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Thrift Store gets new pavement

Hospital auxiliary thrift store had a few problems with the parking lot so – they said – let’s pave it. Check it out on Tuesday.

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Did you get them all?

Thanks to the gang at Margie Mathison’s for all the hard work raising funds for the 1st Oliver Scout troop. This scene a bit of deju vu all over again. Candidate Tracy Hunt taking time out of her busy campaigning … Continue reading

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A review by Val Friesen

Review of Alexander Sevastian concert By Val Friesen Concerts just don’t get better than this. The South Okanagan Concert Society chose a world class accordionist, Alexander Sevastian, to open their four-concert season on Friday evening, October 28th. From the moment … Continue reading

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A youthful campaign

photo submitted, subject is Ryder Yorke Send in your favourite campaign picture

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Events calendar

Like the FREE classified section which is quite popular on ODN – we now add a Free event calendar section where any group can add an event to the rotating calendar. Just make a comment and presto its on the … Continue reading

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Stick spiel – November 5th

Second Annual Stick Spiel             Do you know why most people give up curling, even though they may love the game?  Because their knees give out, or their back is bad, or their flexibility decreases, or maybe just because they … Continue reading

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MLA promises some action at Vaseux Lake

MLA John Slater says better lighting at the Vaseux Lake corner could help improve safety at this accident prone location. Interviewed after opening another section of recently improved highway nearby, Slater says he thinks a barrier dividing the highway lanes … Continue reading

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School trustee nominees to be questioned

The Oliver Community Arts Council has agreed to host an all candidates meeting for those persons nominated for a School Board position in Oliver. Wednesday November 2 has been chosen as the date with the location the Quail’s Nest Art … Continue reading

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Join the fun today at 11 a.m.

CELEBRATION OF COMPLETION Everyone is invited to the Ceremony to Celebrate the completion of the Mural on Fields Wall. Saturday October 29th at 11 a.m. in the Fields Store Parking Lot. Mayor Hampson will commence the Celebration. The Oliver Sagebrushers … Continue reading

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Celebrate Monday

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Today at the Legion

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