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B.C. gets interest break on HST transition

B.C. gets interest break on HST transition

B.C. has five years to repay Ottawa its $1.6 billion transition payment, interest free.
South Okanagan Naturalists’ Club makes its largest donation to Twin Lakes

South Okanagan Naturalists’ Club makes its largest donation to Twin Lakes

The Nature Trust of BC received a special holiday gift from the South Okanagan Naturalists’ Club: a cheque for $2,414
Radio communications causing static amongst regional district fire departments

Radio communications causing static amongst regional district fire departments

Problems with radio communications being experienced by regional district fire departments since 911 dispatch service was moved to Kelowna

No pay for municipal alternates

Honourariums for municipal alternate directors caused some discussion during the corporate services committee meeting of the RDOS

Case presented for hiring of full time village public works staffer

Aging work force part of the reason to hire new employee this year
Similkameen water study chosen for gas tax funding

Similkameen water study chosen for gas tax funding

Gas tax funding award - $500,000 - will go towards the Similkameen Watershed Water Quantity / Quality Sustainability Plan.
Changes envisoned by Hamper Fund Committee for next year’s hamper drive

Changes envisoned by Hamper Fund Committee for next year’s hamper drive

The South Similkameen Christmas Hamper committee has always been to deliver a Christmas dinner to the people in this area
Christmas lottery winner

Christmas lottery winner

Cawston couple win a $75,000 present on Christmas eve in Oliver

Spraypaint spree in Keremeos

Vandals at large spray paint a number of cars around Twelfth Avenue in Keremeos

South Similkameen Museum Society holds inaugural meeting of the year

New website expected to be up and running in time for tourist season