Saturday, August 18, 2018

Society delivers ‘roadmap’ for airport development

The Osoyoos Airport Development Society tabled a strategic roadmap Monday that includes a lengthened runway and other improvements it wants the Town to embrace...

Baldy Mountain scores training gig with Chinese national team

A Chinese push to "own the podium" when that nation hosts the 2022 Winter Olympics will travel through a South Okanagan ski resort. Baldy Mountain...
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Alberta country star to headline Pics & Sticks information event

Organizers of an Osoyoos-created charity event are inviting local business partners to an evening with...

Society plans fundraising event for new interpretive centre

The Osoyoos Desert Society wants to thank those who have so far helped it get...

Park plate sales top 100,000

Your eyes aren't deceiving you — BC Parks has sold a lot of those specialty...

Osoyoos SIR program given wings to expand

Established three decades ago to help Okanagan orchardists with pest control, the Sterile Insect Release program is now set to fly far beyond the region. Based at a facility in Osoyoos, the SIR program raises sterile codling moths, which are released and mate with wild codling moths, thereby reducing the population of the pest, which devours tree fruits at great cost to local farmers.

Sustainability certification helps grape growers market the ‘green’

A new sustainability certification program for B.C. grape growers and wineries is being created to...

P3 projects a huge cost to taxpayers, report suggests

By Joe Fries Penticton Herald Embracing private-sector partners to fund and build three major infrastructure projects in...

Osoyoos-based model-scale railroad makes big splash on TripAdvisor

Here's a question for all you folks who know Osoyoos: What's the Number One thing...

Temporary homes almost ready for seasonal hospitality workers

Housing for summer hospitality workers in Osoyoos should be ready for move-in sometime next week,...

Proposed Osoyoos winery would bring new shape to landscape

By DALE BOYD Special to OsoyoosToday Is it a visiting spacecraft from another planet? Or the latest...

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