Monthly Archives: March 2013

I’m here to show my colours – my easter parade

Photo by Lou Dobos

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Free compost workshops

Monday April 8th 6pm Oliver Community Garden 5840 Airport Street Presented by Town of Oliver and RDOS Area C

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Easter singers

Photo by Colleen Misner

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Dark night sky by Jeremy Cook

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Easter Egg Hunt

  I missed this event Saturday at the community park  – do you have pictures? Send to oliverdailynews@gmail.com

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Where is this?

Photo submitted by Bernard Bedard

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Tucelnuit dip….at Easter

Photo by Cathy Hodge I think other fools will try it

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RIP Jean Kruger

 Lena Jean Rovena Kruger   Date of Birth May 26, 1934 – Burnt Island, Ont Date of Passing  March 27, 2013 – Oliver  Celebration of Life Saturday (today) – 2:30pm Elks Lodge #267 Legion Tribute Royal Canadian Legion #97 Celebrant Padre Ray … Continue reading

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Live rock with blonde beer – April 13th

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Swingin’

Photo by Sheryl Parolin

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Where is it?

This bridge carries Highway  97 traffic and stands over water from the Okanagan River – where is it? Photo by Dave Whalley

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Firewater by Tom Desjardins

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Steep feeding

Photo by Linda Anderson Spotted on west side of Skaha Lake just past old game farm (while heading north)

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Morning has broken

Photo by Bernard Bedard – shows smoky skies to the north

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Video goes viral – awareness of oil spill risk

Andrew Frank teams up with the Coastal First Nations to launch “Sound of Silence” oil spill awareness campaign Kwantlen Polytechnic University (KPU) instructor Andrew Frank partnered with the Coastal First Nations (CFN) to produce and launch The Sound of Silence, … Continue reading

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Easter at the Marshall’s

The back row left to right are Becky Brimacombe, Megan Zakall, Courtney Marshall, Cienna Marshall, Savannah Marshall Front row left to right are Jennifer Van Aller and the guy in the apron is Tristen Baptiste-Hall Photo submitted by Stan Marshall

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Hwy traffic diverted – fire causes damage to home & garage

Fire scene location: 5263 Highway 97S (between Roads 6 and 7) Oliver Time: Before 11 am Friday Garage on rented home destroyed – attached home – heavy smoke and water damage. Police, ambulance and Oliver Fire Department attending No known injuries, … Continue reading

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In Oliver tickets at Lady O’s and Beyond Bliss

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Ashton should step aside

Former Penticton Mayor Dave Perry says the local government party candidate should step aside from his municipal duties now  and not wait till later. Perry says Penticton Liberal candidate Dan Ashton has become too political in criticizing the leader of the … Continue reading

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Why Why

Yes there is a controlled burn going on at Vaseux Lake – west side on property owned by the Canadian Wildlife Service. Yes there is a lot of smoke in the sky and visible for miles. Yes it should be … Continue reading

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Optimism

Potential To be tested Almost – maybe Wednesday

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Time for a swim… by Sheryl Parolin

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When the moon hits your eye…..

Photo by Donna Makeiv Dean

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It’s easter….or it will be soon

Ryder Yorke by Belinda

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Turtle race by Doris Lancaster

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Monday – April 1st

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Attention ~ photographic artists

Lovely weather, spring break, Easter time – a long weekend. Need lots of pictures – sky is blue Charge up the batteries and get shooting – send in to ODN Thanks   Banner displayed on Friday is artwork from Jim … Continue reading

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Last day – 29 years on the job

BC Government agent Joan McCaughey’s last day is today.  Drop by today and get a piece of cake. Joan moved to Oliver to retire and will definitely be staying. A Rotarian, Joan will have lots to do. Side story – … Continue reading

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3 vehicle crash at PO stops traffic

RCMP in Oliver investigating the circumstances that led to the scene shown above on Fairview Road – 500 Block at 1:15pm today near the Post Office. The driver of the car shown below shaken up quite badly, treated on the … Continue reading

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Okanagan River Restoration Initiative Phase 2 March 2013

After two years of planning and discussion with adjacent landowners we are ready to begin work on phase two of the ORRI project. Phase 2 will reconnect an oxbow below the Forsythe property with the Okanagan River. Work will begin with … Continue reading

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