Daily Archives: May 15, 2018

No Hedley Bus Wednesday for school kids

The impending rise in river water has led School District #53 to cancel bus service to Hedley effective Wednesday, for fear the Similkameen will wash out Highway 3. Students then would have been “in a positon of being evacuees and be dropped … Continue reading

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by Mike Monaghan

Cinnamon Teal from the marshes up the river on the west.

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Stab wounds – incident investigated in Osoyoos

2018-05-15 13:53 PDT   On May 14, 2018 at 1:40 p.m. the Osoyoos RCMP responded to an incident at a hotel located at 4200 Lakeshore Drive. A 25-year-old male was located on site suffering from suspected stab wounds and was … Continue reading

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When a marsh* becomes part of a lake

      Picture submitted by pilot Vic Seder

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Culvert replacement slows traffic

Maintenance Highway 97 Both directions – Maintenance 13.5 km north of Oliver 7:00 am to 7:00 pm on Tue May 15. The road is reduced to single lane alternating traffic with up to 19 minutes delay. Updated on Tue May … Continue reading

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Keremeos Seniors being re-located

Orchard Haven care home resident relocation underway Due to ongoing flooding and increased evacuation alerts in the South Okanagan, residents at Orchard Haven residential care home are being relocated until further notice. Orchard Haven has 36 residents, 11 have the … Continue reading

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Osoyoos open for business….. but

High lake levels and some flooding has put Osoyoos in the provincial spotlight… but Most of the community of Osoyoos and surrounding area remains unaffected, is open for business, and looking forward to exceptional weather for the coming May long … Continue reading

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Weeding, seeding and getting healthier at Tuc-el-Nuit!

With the summery weather seemingly here to stay, it’s time to haul out trowels, pull on gloves, and gleefully step back into the garden. No one is more excited to get their hands into the dirt than the kids in … Continue reading

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Wednesday May 16th

Exciting news – we’re unveiling our new exhibit –  “Deep Roots”  on May 16th with special guests and Member of Parliament Richard Cannings immediately following our AGM. “Oliver & District Heritage Society announces that their AGM will be held Wednesday … Continue reading

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