Osoyoos: Your Sunday morning review

Good morning, Osoyoos.

Grab your coffee, find a comfortable place to sit for a few minutes and catch up on the week behind.

Here’s some of what OsoyoosToday reported over the last seven days. To stay up to date, be sure to make OsoyoosToday part of your day every day.

Cottages evacuees allowed home; but alert remains in place

A day after more than 220 properties in the South Okanagan were ordered evacuated, many families are back home — most with instructions to...
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Solar power focus of library presentation

Ever wondered if you could pull the plug on the electric company and power your home using a renewable resource? Tuesday evening you can have...

New Osoyoos laundromat a true family business

A much-desired service is returning to the Osoyoos community. Louis and Nicole Coulombe next week are opening Lakeside Laundry in the Cottonwood Plaza, the culmination...

Wine Country on track for April 29 start

The roar, the smoke and the speed is back. Wine Country Drag Racing is taunting Mother Nature, planning to open its season at Richter Pass...

Town opens park washrooms for daytime use

Yet another sign spring is in the air: the Town of Osoyoos has opened its public park washrooms for the spring season. As of April...

Local organizations collect community service grant cheques

It was a full house for Town of Osoyoos Council's regular meeting Monday as representatives from local organizations gathered to receive Community Service Grant...

Brandon Jansen Recovery Centre pulls plug on Osoyoos facility

What was expected to be a heated public hearing this afternoon will likely have a little less bite as the operator of a supportive...

Tourism providers propose camp solution for seasonal workers

It's an Oilsands import most South Okanagan residents would have little difficulty supporting — but even it is proving to be complicated. Members of the...

Osoyoos can only watch and wait as water levels rise

Downstream from Lake Okanagan and upstream from where the Similkameen enters the lake that bears its name, the community of Osoyoos is threatened by...

First Nations gather for powwow with event at Osoyoos Secondary

The South Okanagan - Similkamen's First Nations celebrated SD53's district powwow this weekend, First Nations peoples travelling from across BC to join in traditional dance, song, food and craft.

Sikh community celebrates Vaisakhi

It was a colourful juxtaposition of Sikh opulence and tradition and the contemporary Canadian lifestyle as the South Okanagan's Sikh community celebrated Vaisakhi today...

Coyotes pull plug on head coach Law

Editor's Note: Updated to include comments from Coyotes owner Randy Bedard and coach Ken Law. The Osoyoos Coyotes will have a new person at the...

Graduating Rattler off to all-star game this weekend in Richmond

An Osoyoos Secondary Rattler star will get the chance to put a little icing on his basketball career cake Saturday as he participates in...

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