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Good morning, Osoyoos. It's Thursday, December 6.

Osoyoos council is turning over administration of its tourism tax funding to Destination Osoyoos.

Osoyoos Coyotes showed lots of character last night, coming back from an early deficit to beat the visiting Princeton Posse.

That pesky otter in Vancouver? Well, he's gone now that all of the koi are gone as well.

And, finally, what not to call the NHL's new hockey team in Seattle.

Here's what else is going on in OsoyoosToday.
Town relinquishes administration of tourism tax funds to local DMO

Town relinquishes control
of tourism tax funds to DO

The Town of Osoyoos is stepping away from its role administering local provincial tourism taxes, relinquishing the responsibility to Destination Osoyoos.

Osoyoos Council voted 3-2 Monday to, for all practical purposes, identify the local destination marketing organization as the Town's "Designated Recipient" for Municipal and Regional District Tax (MRDT) funding, currently a two-percent charge added to sales of short-term accommodations (ie., …

Tonight at the Sonora

Second-period gut check lifts Coyotes to divisional win

Second-period gut check lifts Coyotes to divisional win

Midway through the second period Wednesday evening, the Osoyoos Coyotes had one of those gut-check moments.

After escaping the first period with a 1-0 lead, the Yotes (11-13-2) surrendered two goals to the visiting Princeton Posse (9-15-1-2) and found themselves in what could have been a slide to a bad home loss.

Instead, the team rallied and scored a 5-2 …

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