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By Lyonel Doherty BC Nature has sent the packrats packing at Vaseux Lake with the construction of a new bird blind that was officially opened...

By Lyonel Doherty Three thousand, six hundred and 23. That’s how many years were represented at a recent 90-plus Tea at the Oliver Senior Centre. It was...

By Dan Walton The Oliver teen representing British Columbian culinary at this year’s Skills Canada National Competition won the bronze medal. Seventeen-year-old Siobhan Detkavich, who’s a...

By Richard McGuire The Osoyoos Music in the Park concert series is back this summer for its third year with an all-new line-up and a...

By Carol Sheridan All summer long the popular Music in the Park concert series and evening market in Oliver will go on, thanks to the...

Ron Leigh is an addict of sorts, but he’s not making any effort to recover. “I’m a jazz junkie for which I make no apologies,”...

The South Okanagan has become a mecca for world-class wine and food and one winery owner is doing everything in his power to make...

A volunteer after-school tutoring program in Osoyoos is clearly filling an education need, based on growing demand for its services over the past year. The...

Call it a Mother Nature soap opera. That would be an apt description of what has happened in recent weeks with the popular osprey nest...

Even though there’s no remuneration for volunteers, Carol Young finds the work to be a reciprocal endeavour. Five years ago, she and her husband Dale...

Six-year-old Robbie Affleck wants to be a dancer, but he knows he has to eat healthy, so he’s going to be a farmer for...

A group of Tuc-el-Nuit students is making a big difference for some extremely poor children on the other side of the world. Erica Safek’s class...

Move over Houdini, it’s time Tabitha took some of the limelight. And she did at the 29th annual open house at the South Okanagan Rehabilitation...

An organization that has performed outstanding community service for almost six decades – and raised big bucks in the process for a myriad of...