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Survey says….

A B.C. Fruit Growers’ Association survey shows more than 67 per cent of farmers have reduced fruit production as a result of uncertainties and risks created by COVID-19. The survey paints a bleak picture of the pandemic’s impacts on an … Continue reading

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by Mike Monaghan

Red Wing Black

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Tomorrow is Canada Day

Oliver Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Oliver Fire Department are offering a free “drive-through breakfast” at the Community Centre parking lot July 1st 8:30-10:30am Egg sandwiches, hashbrowns, juice and coffee will served while supplies last. Attendees must stay … Continue reading

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Big little announcement

ODN is about to take a bit of a summer holiday – July and August This has been an interesting year so far – six months to go until 2021 How will this affect you? Not much… but your expectations … Continue reading

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A little sun each day

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by Pat Whalley

KILL OR CURE Those of you who have followed stories of my childhood, growing up with my grandma, have heard some of the horror stories of my gran’s cures for all ailments. In today’s world, grandma’s cures would be thought … Continue reading

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Grads 2020 – great work for 12 years

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Quest Column

A rare occurrence It is not often that I find myself in agreement with Prime Minister Trudeau but in his decision to not get on board with a prisoner exchange involving Meng Wanzhou – he is right. To yield to … Continue reading

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Quote of the week

“I hope that if one of my loved ones is suicidal, it doesn’t result in a police officer — when they are in handcuffs and unresponsive — doesn’t result in the police officer pushing their head to the ground by the … Continue reading

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Respected hotelier in Osoyoos let go……

We have reached out to Don – at Walnut Beach Jack – “no comment” Basis of story – Walnut Beach Resort is a strata Hotel and according to the story – Manager discharged. Confirmed by 3 reliable sources   Don … Continue reading

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