News Releases

  • Osoyoos Museum Society receives B.C. Creative Spaces grant of $14,000

    OLIVER – The Osoyoos Museum Society has received a $14,000 grant from the provincial government’s B.C. Creative Spaces program. The money will be used to…

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  • Planned Highway 3 resurfacing near Osoyoos

    OLIVER – A highway resurfacing project on Highway 3, thirteen kilometres east of Osoyoos, has been awarded to Peter’s Bros. Construction Ltd. of Penticton.  This…

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  • Boundary-Similkameen communities receive $70,444 to support a greener B.C.

    OLIVER –The B.C. government is providing $70,444 to local municipalities in recognition of their commitment to support a healthier, more sustainable community, announced Boundary-Similkameen MLA…

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  • Column: March update from Linda Larson

    Back in Victoria For those of you who follow the proceedings in the Legislature you will very likely see the best and the worst of…

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  • Column: February update from Linda Larson

    This February, we recognize Heart Month, an important time to learn more about heart health. Cardiovascular disease is a common term used for a number…

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  • Hedley benefits from Hosting BC grants

    HEDLEY – The B.C. Government is providing $3,000 in Hosting BC grants to support a Canadian Selections Freestyle Skiing event in Hedley, from Dec. 11…

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  • More improvements for Highway 97

    OLIVER – Work is now complete on the construction of the McIntyre passing lanes on Highway 97 between Oliver and Okanagan Falls. This major safety…

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  • New buses for Boundary and Okanagan Similkameen school districts

    BOUNDARY-SIMILKAMEEN – Through its annual fleet renewal program, the provincial government is providing Boundary School District with $416,974 for the purchase of three new school…

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  • Paving the way to a safer White Lake Road

    KALEDEN – The Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure announced that one kilometre of White Lake Road, south of the Highway 3A junction, will see surface…

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  • Fall and winter sports get a boost

    OLIVER– Five local organizations will benefit from $43,600 in Community Gaming Grants from the B.C. Government through the Ministry of Community, Sport and Cultural Development….

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