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LOWER SIMILKAMEEN BAND ELECTION
Keith Crow is the Lower Similkameen Indian Band’s new chief See page 5
WESTERN INTEREST IN NEW MODULAR PARK
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Mason Kuoppala reacts to some scary Halloween scenes at the Wells’ residence on Tenth Avenue. Their elaborate Halloween set up draws increasing numbers of young and old trick or treaters every year.
New modular home park is attracting occupants from across the prairies See page 9
LOWER SIMILKAMEEN SCHOOLS EXCEL AT CROSS COUNTRY
Halloween horrors on Tenth Avenue Thirty year tradition makes Tenth Avenue residence a popular local Halloween destination By Steve Arstad firstname.lastname@example.org
on in Keremeos since moving here four years ago, adding to their sizeable display each year. “When we moved here and started setting up for the first time, the neighbours said, ‘Don’t bother, we only get 10 kids a year,’” Bunny related. “We said, oh, well, and started putting stuff up anyway.” The first year of the display saw 176 kids turn up at the Wells’ door. Each year, the numbers increase. Prepared for upwards of 275 kids this year, a steady procession of trick or treaters gave testament to the growing popularity of the Well’s display on Halloween night. Undead rising from the grave greeted visitors at the entrance to the property, and spiked heads
Schools do well at track meets See page 9
It was a ghastly evening of ghosts, goblins and ghouls Halloween evening at Bunny and Cathie Wells residence on 10th Avenue in Keremeos. The couple have taken great delight in providing their neighbourhood with creepy stuff for 30 years. They have been setting up an elaborate display of ghastly goings-
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lined the walkway. Bunny and Cathie, including a few neighbours and friends, moved about in costume to add more animation to the horrible sights on display, which includes disembodied heads, ghosts, undead rising from coffins, a cemetery, scary pumpkin heads and a huge spider. Eerie music added to the special effects. The scary display takes three days to set up, even with assistance from neighbours Fred and Eve Cole. This year, Wells’ friends from Abbotsford, the Fillions, also came for a visit and to lend a hand. “We’re getting pretty well known in the village as the Halloween House,” chuckled Bunny.
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Everyone Welcome Free Admission Wednesday, November 13, 2013 7:00 pm at the Keremeos Senior Center “Separating the Wheat from the Chaff: Best Plant Introductions From the Past Decade” Scott Austin from Art Knapp’s Penticton will give a presentation about which trees, shrubs and perennials are winners that should have a spot in your garden. Hosted by the Similkameen Garden Club
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SECOND MON: Communities for Kids OKFalls Table Mtg., 2:45 pm at StrongStart Early Learning Ctr. at OK Falls Elementary, 250-498-8433 for more info. MON. & WED.: Carpet Bowling 1 p.m. Seniorís Centre. TUESDAY: South Okanagan Toastmasters 7 - 9 p.m. at Best Western in Osoyoos. Call 498-4412, 499-2144. TUESDAY: Bingo at the Senior Citizenís Centre on Willow St. 1p.m. (except last Tues.). EVERY 3RD TUESDAY: Legion Branch #227 Gen Meeting 7 p.m. Jack Hill Room, OK Falls. WEDNESDAY: Join the Stroke Recovery Club for stroke survivors and caregivers, from 10 a.m. to 12 noon at the South Okanagan Similkameen Brain Injury Society office, #2-996 Main Street, Penticton..Call Tina at 490-0613. FIRST WEDNESDAY OF MONTH: OK Falls Legion - Ladies Auxiliary General Meeting 1:00 p.m., Jack Hill Room, OK Falls. THIRD WEDNESDAY OF MONTH: OK Falls Womens Institute meeting at the Falls Community Centre business at 7, entertainment at 8 p.m. Call Betty for more info - 497-6665. THURSDAY: Bridge 1 p.m. Seniors Centre. THURSDAY: Crib 7 p.m. Seniors Centre. THURSDAY: Computer classes 9 a.m. Seniorís Centre. FRIDAY: Arts group painting 1- 3 p.m. FRIDAY: Whist 7 p.m. 2ND & 4TH FRIDAY: A Wellness Clinic is held at the Seniors Centre, on Willow Street, 9 to 11 a.m. Have your blood pressure, heart and weight checked by a retired registered nurse. Open to everyone. FIRST FRIDAY OF MONTH: OK Falls Legion - Ladies Auxiliary Dinner and Entertainment 6:00 p.m. After the Meat Draw. THIRD FRIDAY OF MONTH: OK Falls Legion Ladies Auxiliary Steak Fry Dinner 6:00 p.m. After the Meat Draw. FRIDAYS & SATURDAYS: The Okanagan Falls Legion Branch #227 has meat draws from 5:00 p.m. SATURDAY: OK Falls Legion Branch #227, Dinner and Dance 6:00 pm. FIRST SATURDAY: Ladies Auxiliary Branch #227. Drop in Bingo 1-4 p.m. Jack Hill Room. OK Falls. THIRD SATURDAY OF MONTH: Drop in bingo at OK Falls Senior Centre. 1128 Willow St.
MONDAY: N.A. meets at 8 p.m. at the South Similkameen Health Centre. MONDAY: Keremeos Bellringers, 7:30 pm, Cawston United Church, for info call Herma @ 499-5292, Joan @ 499-2450. 2nd MONDAY: Similkameen COPS, 7 p.m., Upstairs at the Legion (Legion Hall). Ben Gumm for info 499-0216 4th MONDAY: Orchard Haven - Friends and family council monthly meetings. Making a difference to residential care. MON, WED, FRI: Boot Camp 6 - 7 am, Sim. Rec. Centre. For more info call Annette 499-2238 MON, WED, FRI: KrossFit Fitness (similar to ‘boot camp’) 7:15 - 8 am, Sim. Rec. Centre. For more info call Theresia 499-2029 or email email@example.com TUESDAY: Tumble Bumble, 10:00 - 11:30 pm upstairs at the Legion Hall. AGes 0-6. For info 250-499-2352 ext. 106. TUESDAY: Every 2nd, Caregiver Group, Activity Room, Orchard Haven 1:30 - 3 p.m. For info 499-3020 TUESDAY: AA Meetings, 7:30 p.m., in the Health Center Activity Room, info call Diane 499-0077 TUESDAY: Handguns 5:30 pm Fly Tying/22 Shoot, 7 pm, KCSA (Keremeos Cawston Sportsmans Association) Club House. More info call 250-499-7027. WEDNESDAY: Mother Goose, 10:00 - 11:30 pm at the Family Centre. Ages 0-6. For info 250-499-2352 ext. 106. WEDNESDAY: Qigong exercise 9 a.m. Cawston Church Hall. 499-7852 for information. WEDNESDAY: Kyokushin Karate at Legion Hall from 5 - 7 p.m. Phone Lyle for info 292-8565.
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TUESDAY: Once a month Soup and Sandwich - watch for posters.Hedley Seniors’ Center on Scott Ave. THURSDAY: Library 2 pm - 7 pm Hedley Seniors’ Center, free computer use. 1ST MONDAY: Hedley Heritage Museum meeting, 6:00 p.m. at the Museum, Everyone welcome to attend. 2ND SUNDAY: Pancake Breakfast, Hedley Seniors’ Center, 8:00 am to 11:00 am. 3RD MONDAY: Monthly meeting at Seniors’ Center, 2 pm. 3RD MONDAY: Community Club meeting at 7 pm at the Club. DAILY: Coffee & good conversation at the Seniors’ Center 6am - 8 am. Every Mon./Wed./Sat. Exercise at 9 am. EVERY SUNDAY: Church Service at 9:30 am, Hedley Grace Church. EVERY SUNDAY: Hedley Farmers Market 9-1, July - Oct. DAILY: Hedley Heritage Museum open daily 9am - 4pm, Daly Ave.
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Ryan Campbell of Fix ‘em Auto demonstrates how to measure tread depth using a toonie. Twelve thirty-seconds of rubber, if you’re testing the depth of your new tires, should reach the paws of the polar bear on the toonie. At 4/32s of tread, at which the tire would not be ver y good in winter driving although would still have tread on it, would just partially cover the letters of the word “dollars” on your toonie. Ryan compares a new snow tire’s tread (left) to a worn one at right.
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First snow of the season is “sno” time to start thinking of seasonal traction needs ICBC and police urge Southern Interior drivers to adjust their driving in fall and winter weather By Steve Arstad email@example.com Speed-related crashes significantly increase from October to December in B.C. Every year in October, an average of 28 people are injured or killed in crashes in the Southern Interior due to driving too fast for the conditions. That number more than triples to 97 in December as driving conditions worsen. Sergeant Harold Hallett, a member of the South Okanagan Traffic Servicess force in Keremeos, said that tires and speed, relative to conditions, are the two biggest items factoring into winter driving accidents in Keremeos and the Similkameen. “People are usually pretty good, except for the first snowfall of the seaon, when we tend to get multiple accidents,” he explained, “but after that they adjust to the weather conditions.” Hallett said the region’s major problem areas during fall and winter include: - the shaded rock cut areas of Highway 3A at both ends of Yellow Lake. - the rolling hills west of Richter Pass . - Highway 3 from approximately
As the Lower Similkameen experithe Old Hedley Road west to Princences its first snowfall of the season eton. “By far, the worst area is Highway this week, Hallett offers some simple advice: 3 east of Princeton,” Hallett said, “Tires and speed relative to condinoting the fatality that occurred in tions are the biggest accident factors a semi trailer accident near Bromley in winter driving.” Rock last week. “Your tires are your number one “Mist will come off the nearby safety system. When it comes to buyriver, a couple of degrees above ing winter tires, don’t scrimp - don’t freezing, and settle on the road bed, go cheap.” which is below freezing,causing the road to ice up,” he explained. “I’m hoping that Argo (Road Maintenance) will Some “all season” tires are good enough continue to monitor that stretch of road closely this for winter roads in B.C., but not all of them. winter, and apply brine The topic of tires was added to an when needed.” Highway patrols across upcoming provincial review of highway safety that includes speed limits. the province are impleWith the popularity of all-season tires menting a program based and all-wheel-drive vehicles, there is some on statistics regarding the confusion about what is acceptable for dates, time, localtion and requirements that took effect October 1 on type of traffic infraction. routes that have winter conditions. Those Police are defining where routes have signs advising drivers to use those areas are in the Similkameen, and concen- winter tires or carry chains, and police may turn drivers away if they are not properly trating their resources in equipped. the high accident area. True winter tires have a symbol of a “We’ve had some sucmountain and snowflake on the sidewall. cess, as for two years their All-season tires with the “M+S” mark to have been no fatal crashes indicate traction in mud and snow are also on the Hope Princeton permissible, but all tires must have a miniHighway.” mum tread depth of 3.5 mm. “To my knowledge, Motorists who are involved in weather that’s never happened related crashes could be ticketed if their before.” tires have inadequate tread depth, said Sgt. Hallett said the idea is to “raise the perceived risk of Hallett of the Keremeos South Okanagan Traffic Service. A fine of $109 could apply. apprehension in the targeted areas, and it appears to be working.”
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Around the valley
B.C. apple growers scare away competition By Steve Arstad
BC apples captured nine of the top 40 places in the new variety section at the Halloween edition of the National Apple Competition, held every year at the Royal Agricultural Winter Fair (RAWF) in Toronto, Ontario. “The quality of the apples was excellent from all provinces this year. The growers who entered the competition made the judges job difficult this year, and BC growers held their own in the competition,” said Glen Lucas, General Manager of the BC Fruit Growers’ Association. Cawston grower Greg Sanderson was awarded second place in the Golden Delicious category at the fair. “I’m quite impressed - very impressed,” Greg said this week. “We had a stellar crop this year - great quality and quantity.” Greg hopes the award will help boost B.C. apple sales across the nation, noting he had entered Ambrosia, Sparton, Golden Delicious and Granny Smith apples in the fair. Class: Golden Delicious First -Billy and Shawna Boerboom, Windmill Orchards, Summerland Second - Greg Sanderson, Cawston
Calligraphy workshops at Keremeos Family Centre Contributed by Dave Cursons The Art of Calligraphy is being offered in a series of workshops in the run-up to the festive season. “Most folks enjoy hand written and artistically decorated cards. letters and presentation pieces,” says Dave Cursons, who will direct the workshop series. Saturday afternoon workshops run from 1:30 to 3 p.m., November 16, 23 and December 7. There will also be one evening workshop from 6:30 to 9 p.m. on Wednesday December 4. They all happen at The Family Centre at 310 Veterans Ave, in Keremeos. Cursons is the part-time coordinator for Similkameen Family Literacy and has been practising calligraphy as an art since he was a youngster. The beauty of the hand written word is an especially important art as we move into the highly efficient and standardized digital culture. Penmanship is practised less and less. There is real joy and excitement in producing written work in one’s own style using pens, inks, brushes and various papers. Materials are provided in the workshops for a $3 fee. Participants are welcome to bring their own writing tools and other materials. “Getting together as a group is a way to explore and to have fun in refining our own particular approaches to standard and stylized letter forms,” says Cursons. Pre-registration is required at 250-499-2352. Call 8 a.m. to noon Monday to Friday.
Keremeos Mayor Manfred Bauer accepts the first poppy from Keremeos Legion President Gary Billon as the legion kicked off its annual poppy campaign on October 25. Donations from the annual Poppy Campaign are used to care for veterans and their families.
Four ways you can get involved on Remembrance Day 1. Wear a poppy. You can donate to poppy boxes and Poppy Taggers who can be found at local stores and streets. 2. Attend the Remembrance Day ceremony on November 11th in the village. 3. Give generously. During this year’s poppy campaign you can even give on your
cell phone. Text POPPY to 20222 to donate $5 to the Legion’s Poppy Funds in B.C. and Yukon. You can also donate online. 4. Share a message of support on social media. Share our posts on Facebook Retweet us @Legionbcyukon
Unattended pumpkins are a Halloween treat for bears RDOS press release Bears are currently foraging to add hefty fat reserves prior to denning for the winter. This phenomenon is known as Hyerphagia. This phase starts in late summer to increase the drive for food, to boost the bear’s fat loads; knowing they will lose up to 35 per cent of their body weight during their long winter’s nap. Bears require close to 20,000 calories a day to satisfy Mother Nature’s drive for food during the fall, and will try to get that any way they can. In the fall, bears are known to frequent neighbourhoods close to wildlife corridors, fish bearing creeks and residential areas close to the edges of populated areas. Residents living in those areas are reminded to keep garbage and attractants secure until the day of garbage pickup. That includes pumpkins and jack-o-lanterns after Halloween.
For a bear, a street lined with pumpkins left out on porches, patios and at curbside are unnatural smorgasbords, which may draw them to the area. Once they are rewarded with a good source of easy meals, they are likely to return again and again. Pumpkins left unattended to rot will lure rats, racoons and other rodents to the area. These can be peskier to deal with than the occasional bruin, and can be a factor in coyote and cougar sightings in residential areas as they look for easy rodent meals. For more information on Keeping Wildlife Wild and Communities Safe, visit www.wildsafebc.com or www.rdos.bc.ca and click on WildSafeBC – Bear Aware tab section. For further information, please contact Zoe Kirk, RDOS WildSafeBC Community Coordinator, at (250) 492-0237 x 4110 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Newly elected chief of the Lower Similkameen Indian Band, Keith Crow signs his oath of office while holding the band’s ceremonial feather. Crow and new councillor Eliza Terbasket were sworn in at a ceremony held at the LSIB band office Tuesday morning. Crow takes over from incumbent Rob Edwards.
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New chief elected to Lower Similkameen Indian Band
Keith Crow is experienced in administrative and council duties
By Steve Arstad news@keremeosreview. com The Lower Similkameen Indian Band elected a new chief on Monday, November 4. Keith Crow was sworn in along with newly elected councillor Eliza Terbasket at a ceremony at the LSIB office held on Tuesday, November 5. The chief’s position and one councillor’s position was up for election this year, with a two way race for chief and three candidates for councillor. Crow defeated incumbent chief Rob Edwards by a margin of 11051, with one vote spoiled. One hundred and sixty-two band members turned out to vote, believed to be one of the strongest turnouts in recent years. Eliza Terbasket was elected with 87 votes, followed by
Frank Qualtier with 40, Theresa Snow (33). Two votes were spoiled and one rejected. Crow takes on the chief’s position with previous experience on the band council. He has been involved in housing with the band and has also served as an accountant. “I’ve got some fine details to work out,” he said, noting that there would be a transition period with former chief Rob Edwards. “Thanks everyone for voting - I think this was one of the best turnouts in a long time,” Crow told a large gathering at Tuesday’s swearing in ceremony. “I hope I know what I’m getting into,” he laughed. “I know it’s going to be a tough four years,” he added, noting that there were a number of changes occurring in band personnel. “I plan to lead with my heart, and to keep my integrity,” he told the gathering. Eliza Terbasket
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also thanked band members for their participation in the election, noting that “People care about what’s going on.”
Terbasket said that she was awake all night following the election as she contemplated the job ahead.
“I feel good, and I look forward to the next four years,” she said. “I’m good at giving and receiving feedback.”
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Editorial Urban and rural power uses differ Fortis’ Residential Conservation Rate Report was released on November 1. The BC Utilities Commission asked Fortis for an early review of the two tiered residential billing system following public outcry over perceptions of skyrocketing hydro bills amongst low income and electricity dependent customers last winter. Fortis’ report delivered little in the way of new or startling news, basically confirming what the utility predicted would be the result of the two tiered system - that approximately 71 per cent of customers would pay about the same or less under the residential conservation rate as compared to a flat rate, and customers with electric heat and those without access to natural gas were more likely to be negatively impacted. The report also noted that many residents did not understand the effect the residential conservation rate (RCS) had on their bill, mistaking high consumption and annual rate increases for the RCS. As a revenue neutral exercise, it was also pointed out that any change to the existing rate structure to modify the rate for one group of users would result in higher costs for another. Fortis also noted that some users are benefitting from a break in hydro costs without actually having done anything to conserve their energy useage. The report also hints that there may not be much conservation benefit coming from the present rate system. Perhaps Fortis and the BCUC need to look more closely at the differences between urban and rural electrical use. It appears to us most of the issues surrounding the two tiered rate in the Similkameen involve larger or older lower income rural households who have limited choice when it comes to energy alternatives. In our view, a solution to an energy conservation rate needs to answer this issue, if the rate system is to be effective as a conservation method.
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Clark, Redford find common pipeline ground By Tom Fletcher Black Press Premier Christy Clark met Alberta Premier Alison Redford in Vancouver Thursday, to work out what they are calling a “framework agreement” for heavy oil pipeline expansion to the West Coast. Alberta agrees to support B.C.’s demand for a revenue share from the oil production and export, as long as it doesn’t come from Alberta’s resource royalties. B.C. agrees to support Alberta’s call for a national energy strategy, Clark and Redford said Tuesday. “Alberta has reached a broader understanding and acceptance of British Columbia’s five conditions, and our province had agreed to join the Cana-
dian Energy Strategy discussions started by Premier Redford,” Clark told reporters at an energy conference in Vancouver. In previous meetings, Redford has been adamant that none of Alberta’s resource royalties from oilsands crude will be shared. B.C. has argued that the oil producers and the federal government have to find a solution to the conditions for approval laid down by Clark. Redford said her proposed national strategy is to address interprovincial projects such as pipelines, recognizing that energy is provincial jurisdiction. “We don’t think this is about quid pro quo or gotcha politics,” Redford said. “This is about putting in place economic models that are going to work for Canada,
for each of our economies, and allow for product to move.” Clark said she is pleased that Redford accepted her conditions, and the assurance she gave at their June meeting in Kelowna that B.C. isn’t after Alberta’s resource royalties. B.C. makes substantial royalties from natural gas and hopes to increase that substantially with exports, Clark said. Redford visited B.C. to give a keynote speech to an energy forum hosted by the Vancouver Board of Trade. The soldout event included a panel discussion with Redford and Kinder Morgan Canada president Ian Anderson, whose company is proposing to expand its Trans Mountain pipeline from Alberta to its Burnaby marine terminal and refineries in Burnaby and
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Former city residents enjoying rural life
To the Editor: When my wife and I moved from Abbotsford to Hedley a year ago, our friends couldn’t comprehend our reasons for turning our backs on the amenities and glitter of city life. Living in a small community with no fitness centre, bank, doctor, pharmacy or supermarket, was to them like leaving the known world. Moving to Hedley has made us aware of another way of living. Instead of depending only on government agencies, people are more likely to help each other. When a cancer patient needed financial assistance
to travel to a specialist in Vancouver, there was a contribution box in the Country Market. There seems to be an understanding that to survive, we need to join hands with individuals in need. On the second Sunday of each month the Senior’s Center invites the community to a breakfast of pancakes, eggs and sausages or bacon. At $5 a plate it’s a delicious bargain and it draws the community together. The Community Club’s annual summer Street Dance, featuring a talented live band and barbeque, provides enjoyable entertain-
ment and great food. In October the Hedley Museum Society sponsors a lavish Thanksgiving dinner. Twice each year, the Hedley Grace Church organizes a bottle drive to send children to camp. People contribute cans and bottles throughout the year. To this time we have not missed the congestion, pollution or noise of the city we lived in for many years. We love the abundant sunshine, enjoy the people and appreciate the clean air in the Similkameen Valley. The amenities of the city cannot compare. Art Martens, Hedley
The Review Office will be closed Monday, Nov.11, 2013 in observance of Remembrance Day. We will re-open Tuesday, Nov. 12. All ad copy for the November 14th edition of the Review must be received by noon on Friday, Nov. 8, 2013.
Lest we forget, join us in our Remembrance Day Tribute. Book your ad space or personal message before Friday, Nov. 1st. Call Sandi at 250-499-2653.
Accountability and responsiveness from Keremeos mayor and council still needed To the Editor: I first brought forward my view on the need for more accountability and responsiveness to voters/taxpayers in a previous editorial a few weeks ago. To update this request, I still have yet to hear from Mayor Bauer. It appears that Mr. Bauer has no intention of responding to my previous inquiry. More recently, I requested information on which council members attended the recent UBCM convention in Vancouver, the provincial municipalities meeting. I learned Mayor Bauer and Councilman Gary Thielmann attended at a total cost to taxpayers of $5,148.35. I contacted the village office to request a copy of written reports that I expected would be submitted by both to council on their participation at the UBCM- the sessions attended and the implication of these topics for the Village of Keremeos. I was advised by the CAO that no such
written reports are required and that only oral reports are presented. When I further asked to be directed to the minutes of the meeting where these oral reports were recorded, I received no response. Therefore, I question the value of sending even one representative to this conference, let alone two representatives when there is virtually no accountability to justify participation. This, in my opinion, is a misuse of public funds. We as citizens/taxpayers/voters deserve better accountability and certainly better responsiveness when an enquiry is made about such an important and costly event such as the UCBM. Both Mayor Bauer and Mr. Thielmann have access to my e-mail address and could choose to provide me with the information I am looking for regarding their participation at the recent UCBM. Mayor Bauer could also use this opportunity to contact me regarding my previous questions. Gary Johnson, Keremeos
Phone: 250-499-2711 Fax: 250-499-5477
Box 160 702 - 4th Street, Keremeos www.keremeos.ca email: firstname.lastname@example.org
ITEMS FOR SALE
The Village has the following used items for sale: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6.
2 - single stainless kitchen sinks $10 OBO 1 - double stainless kitchen sink $15 OBO 1 - electric hot water tank $50 OBO 1 - gas hot water tank $50 OBO 1 - 14’ wide x 10’ high 5 panel overhead door with hardware some damage - offers 23 - wooden back and seat, metal frame chairs $1 each - 1st come 1st serve
All of the above items will be sold on an “as is where is” basis and are available for viewing at the corner of 8th Street and Veterans Avenue inside the fence at the Waste Water Treatment Plant. For more information please contact the Village Office at 250-499-2711 Monday through Friday from 8:30 to 4:00 pm.
Keremeos resident Wilf Miller recalls early days in Alberta To the Editor: In the county of Castor in Alberta there was a neighbour of mine who, in the hungry thirties made a lot of money hunting coyotes for their hides. They had to be caught in winter to get the nice, white expensive furs. His name was Don Reidel. He used a team of thoroughbred horses on the front bobs of a bobsleigh, and a large box on it to carry blood hounds - also purebred. When he saw a nice coyote, he would drive his rig at top speed and when he got abreast of a coyote he would turn the dogs loose. They would kill the coyote without hurting the hide. He used to get a lot of money this way and did very well. He had a very pretty
wife and she had the finest of clothes, and this was in the hungry thirties. My father was also a very successful farmer in those days. There were eight of us kids and dad and mom. We milked upwards of 26 cows and sold the cream, and poured gallons of skim milk to the pigs. We made a good living while many in Alberta had nothing. We drove a 1921 Buick and paid 18 cents per gallon for gasoline. We also made a little money in the fall. My dad owned a threshing machine and at age 15 and older I ran that around the county, threshing for people for several seasons. As ever, Wilf Miller, Keremeos
Crime Stoppers remind public of rise in vehicle break and enters There has been a noticeable increase in thefts from vehicles throughout the South Okanagan Similkameen area over the past couple of weeks. Crime Stoppers and the police are reminding everyone to secure their valuables when left in their vehicles or better yet remove them and lock their doors when unattended. Anyone with information on the person/s responsible for these
thefts is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or go to www. sostips.ca for other anonymous ways of passing along information. Should your information lead to an arrest you may qualify for a cash reward up to $2,000 and you will never appear in court. Crime Stoppers is not a police program and does not subscribe to call display.
SIMILKAMEEN CHRISTIAN FELLOWSHIP Pastor: Don Bodden 250-499-6513 Worship Service - 10:30 a.m.
KEREMEOS COMMUNITY CHURCH WELCOMES YOU TO A WORSHIP CELEBRATION!
Pastors: Dwayne & Georgina Trelenberg 250-499-2422 Sunday Morning 10 a.m. Wednesday Evenings will resume in the fall
ST. JOHN THE DIVINE ANGLICAN CHURCH 607 5th Street, Keremeos 250-499-5451 Services 2nd & 4th Sundays at 10 a.m. A welcome to all to come & worship & enjoy the fellowship of the Church
OLD FASHIONED Christ Centered Home Bible Study The truth will set you free. John 8:32
214 9th Avenue, Keremeos 250-499-8008 Sunday Evenings 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.
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sports / business
Lower Similkameen schools perform well at cross country meets Contributed Cross country track teams from Similkameen Elementary Secondary School and Cawston Primary came away with excellent results following track meets in October. Marnie Todd reported the SESS girls team finished fifth out of 26 teams competing at a provincial track meet held at Aldergrove Lake Park over the past weekend. “We were the only Single A school in the top 10!” she said. “Kassidy Todd and Noah Beglaw both finished in the top 25 runners and were awarded for this.”
Individual Results Girls - total 223 runners with a course length of 4.3 km Kassidy Todd 21st 18:00 Mackenzie Lawrence 41st 18:28 Sierra Yamamoto 60th 19:03 Savana Yamamoto 62nd 19:04 Sydney Wabnegger 72nd 19:16 Boys - total 257 runners on a course length of 4.3km Noah Beglaw 23rd 16:14 Max Todd 61st 16:59 Matt Wilkinson 226th 20:57 Ranjeet Brar 228th 21:01
Cawston primary students finish in top ten for age group District Cross Country Cawston Primary School’s cross country team attended the District Cross Country meet at Tuc-el-Nuit Elementary School in October. They had great success; all of the following students placed in the top ten in their age group: Grade 1 Girls Simrat Dhesi - 8th place Grade 2 Girls Chloe Porter - 4th place Grade 2 Boys Simon Brown - 7th place Nate Weber - 7th place Grade 3 Girls
Arabelle Wiebe - 2nd place Kirandeep Dhaliwal - 7th place Leah Riegling - 8th place Grade 3 Boys Cody Leduc - 6th place Landen Klippenstein - 9th place Grade 4 Girls Lamay Boshoff- 9th place Grade 4 Boys Shelby Etty - 2nd place Mrs. Lucich and Mrs. Nunes deserve a note of thanks for coaching the cross country team. Thanks to all the parents who helped out as chaperones and as cheerleaders!
Kassidy Todd leads a group of runners on a soggy and cool cross country race held near Langley on the weekend of November 2-3. Todd finished 21 in the race as the Similkameen team turned in an excellent performance .
Increasing interest in Copper Ridge modular home park as new homes appear able housing for seniors 55 years of age and over. “They have looked after us well,” Sadowick said of Moduline. “If there are any issues with the product, they are here immediately.” Sadowick said that the homes could be delivered within six to eight weeks. “I believe they make some of the best modular homes around,” he said, noting such strengths as 2x6 exterior walls, cement exterior planking and four twelve roof slopes. The park’s present tenants come
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from Edmonton, Swift Current and Chilliwack. “They are all excited about being in the Keremeos area,” Sadowick said. Sadowick, who has done most of the work on the park himself over the past three years, said that he enjoyed building the site. “I don’t consider it work yet,” he laughed, adding that he and Shirli-Gene had just put in a community garden this year, and held their first community bar-
Richard Sadowick, along with wife Shirli-Gene, operate Copper Ridge Manufactured Home Park near Olalla. He has some optimistic thoughts about the local real estate market. “There are signs of an upswing,” he said last week, “in the last two months, we’ve had lots of inquiries,” Sadowick explained. “Three lots have sold with another slated for purchase on the first of April.” The park, which has been painstackingly prepared by the Sadowicks over the past three years, has a total of 20 sites. Wide tree and shrub lined roads, rustic fencing, decorative antique farm implements and extensive rock works add to the park’s charm and appeal. Copper Ridge is completely serviced with underground hydro, cable and telephone services. Only loPhoto by Steve Arstad cally built (Penticton based) Moduline homes will be allowed on the sites, ranging in size from 1050 to Richard and Shirli-Gene Sadowick of Copper Ridge Modular Home Park, with a view of the 1550 square feet.The park park in the background. The couple are seeing increasing interest in the park from all over is aimed at creating afford- Western Canada. W ATM NO LE! B AVAILA
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beque at the park. They hope to sell five to six units per year, reaching capacity by 2016.
SRC Bowling Strikes and Spares October 28-31 Monday P.M. Alley Oops Men Bruce Crossman 244 Roy Stewart 216 Harold Desjardins 206,202-602 Wednesday A.M. Goldenagers Ladies Pam Irwin 223 Madeleine Pruden 243 Men Clyde Morris 208 Thursday A.M. G.A. Swingers Ladies *Pat McBride 269-626 Men Andy Kittleson 200 Paul Meikle 205 Paul Herchak 201 Clyde Morris 254-603 Ron Blackmore 201 Ed Wilson 218 *Bowler of the week Interested in joining a league? Contact Irma at 250-499-0265
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Grant funds additional meals for social program Valley First grants $1,820 to Lower Similkameen Community Services Society By Steve Arstad firstname.lastname@example.org The Lower Similkameen Community Services Society (LSCSS), committed to promoting and providing programs that enhance quality of life by improving the social conditions, housing, health and education of local citizens, recently received a cheque for $1,820 from Valley First Credit Union for their Adult Mental Health Program. Gustavson House is one of LSCSS’s programs which provides a meeting place, opportunities for vocational skill development, and a hot meal to adults suffering from mental illness. The aim of the program is to assist in the recovery process by providing socialization and a safe place for clients to connect with each other. During the weekly meeting support is provided, topics of interest are discussed, education is provided, and a hot meal is shared. The $1,820 grant from the Valley First Community Endowment will al-
low for expansion of the meal program for LSCSS’s Adult Mental Health clients. This funding will provide an additional meal for clients to take home with them. Individuals struggling with mental health issues often face multiple barriers including planning, shopping, and food prepaPhoto by Steve Arstad ration. The goal of the Adult Mental Health program at Gustavson House is to Lower Similkameen Community Services Society volunteer Walter Despot, Administrator Eileen Oliverimprove the lives of its Bauer, and Valley First Keremeos Branch Manager Joan Bauman in Gustavson House kitchen. Despot clients, in part through bet- and Oliver-Bauer received a cheque for $1,820 to expand the meals program for the LSCSS’ mental ter nutrition education and health program. support to help in recovery from their illness and ongoin our communities and espeing ability to maintain their cially true for those struggling with physical and mental well-being. mental health issues,” says Joan “We are thankful that organizations Bauman, Branch Manager at the such as Valley First understand the importance of food security for all families Keremeos Valley First branch. “We’re very proud to support the and individuals in our communities,” says Eileen Oliver-Bauer, Administrator Lower Similkameen Community at LSCSS. “The grant directly supports Services Society with this grant. They’re serving vulnerable individour priority to expand our support of uals in our community who need a our clients at Gustavson House.” helping hand.” Mauve Friday is Coming. “Hunger is an issue faced by many
It takes a community to find a lost dog
“Carl was picking up some building material at Keremeos Building Supply on October 16, when the dog jumped out the window, unknown to him,” explained Sarah recently. Lower Similkameen resident “When Carl got home, I asked Sarah Martin and her family were him, ‘Where’s the dog?’” aghast when their pet red heeler Carl returned to the building supOdin - jumped out of the pick up in ply store where owner Jake MacKeremeos and disappeared in mid Donald was just closing up. October. “Jake wondered whose dog it was. He said Odin had hung around until around 4 p.m. He didn’t see him after that.” Martin said that she and Jake’s wife, Erin, began a search around the Red Bridge Pub. “It was wing night, and there were quite a few pickers around,” said Martin, noting that the dog was very friendly and would likely gravitate towards people. They didn’t find Odin, and the following day Martin’s daughter prepared “lost dog” posters, distributing them throughout Keremeos and Cawston. “One person in Keremeos recognized Odin as a dog he had found in his yard,” Martin continued, Photo contributed “he took Odin in, fed him dinner and gave him a drink. Following that, Odin wanted out, so he Odin safe at home following his two day odyssey. let him go.” Later, a lady in By Steve Arstad email@example.com
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Cawston then spotted the dog swimMauve Friday is Coming. ming across the river. Black Friday will never be the same. “She thought she recognized the dog as belonging to someone in Cawston,” Sarah said, “but then she spotted the lost dog poster at Cawston Store, and realized the dog was ours.” Sarah believes the dog, who was quite familiar with the Cawston area, was slowly finding his way home. (The Martins live south of Cawston, near the Washington border). “I guess he had quite an adventure,” laughed Sarah, “although I don’t understand why he was trying to cross the river.” The dog had been missing two days before being returned to the Martins, who gratefully acknowledge the help they had received from the community in finding their dog through an ad in the 1-855-678-7833 Review last week. blackpress.ca ◾ metroland.com
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Back Row (l to r): James Watts, Jeremy Haynes, Joseph Price, Christopher Cresswell. Front Row (l to r): Amanda Richter, Sadie Hockey. These kids were presented with their awards for being enthusiastic. Terrific Kids are sponsored by the Osoyoos Kiwanis Club.
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Similkameen Elementary Secondary School students of the month: Back row (left to right) Rashmi Hundal, Tristan Wolf, Livia Bains, Kale Bailey. Front row (left to right) Megan Freeman, Payton Vanderlinde.
WINTER IS COMING! CARS, PICKUPS & SEMI’S “WINTER TIRES & BRAKE CHECK” * STUDS ARE AVAILABLE AT OUR SHOP * BOOK EARLY FOR BEST SELECTION! * OIL CHANGES FOR ALL VEHICLES * WINTER WHEELS AVAILABLE
TIRES! TIRES! TIRES! TIRES! Photo by Steve Arstad
Dominic and Alycia Guenther enjoy the Wells’ Halloween display on Tenth Avenue.
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Village council news
By Steve Arstad news@keremeosreview. com South Okanagan Seniors Wellness Society’s Elder Abuse Prevention Coordinator Jean Shirritt made a presentation to Keremeos Village Council at the regular meeting held on Monday, October 21. Shirritt spoke to an audience at the Seniors Centre earlier this month. She spoke to council about the difficulties in getting the message out to the senior population with respect to elder abuse - what could be done and how it could be identified, noting that a good reference resource was the Seniors Guidebook to Safety and Security, an RCMP publication that can be viewed at: http://www.rcmpgrc.gc.ca/pubs/ccapsspcca/seniors-aineseng.htm Keremeos Detachment Commander Mike Gallagher
introduced the new regional commander to council. Kevin Hewco is the new superintendent for the South Okanagan Similkameen, taking over from Brad Haugli. Hewco promised to council he would endeavour to deliver police services to the community at the best cost possible, and that community involvement and consultation would be a cornerpost of his leadership. Hewco told council he had developed a four man “prolific offender unit” whose job it would be to monitor and police the region’s prolific offenders. Gallagher presented third quarter crime statistics for Keremeos to the board, noting that calls for service were down 13 per cent over the same period last year. He noted that a recent vandalism spree along Seventh and Veterans Avenue
appeared to have dropped off. The detachment dealt with four sex offences, 11 founded drug files including a Photo by Steve Arstad Cawston grow op Kevin Hewco (left) is the new regional RCMP commander. At bust, and right is Keremeos detachment commander Mike Gallagher. four immediate second highest in the Memorial Park. roadside number of complaints Chief Financial prohibitions. No tips put forward. Offi cer Rob Hagar were received from Building inspection presented council with Crime Stoppers in the revenues suffered with a budget variance third quarter. a sputtering economy Council proclaimed report. There were no exceptional budget su- this year, with permit November 17 to 24 values down 9.5 per pluses or shortfalls as as Restorative Justice cent from 2012. Vila new budget season Week in Keremeos. lage revenues are down is set to get underway The Royal Cana25 per cent as a result, shortly. dian Legion made a while expenditures Third quarter bylaw traditional request for rose by 12 per cent. enforcement statistics assistance during ReFour new residenindicate a 10 per cent membrance Day ceremonies on November increase in complaints tial permits had been issued as of Septemover the same period 11. Village services ber 30. last year. The village include blocking off Council gave three received 19 bylaw enVeterans Avenue for a readings to the council forcement complaints, short period of time remuneration bylaw led by the property and moving a cement barrier to allow access maintenance category. in the last item of the evening. Dog issues were the the south side of
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If you don’t drink, don’t start. larly if there intake is a diabetes historyper in your release of insulin, which plays a significant role in the transportation and uptake of the proRegular exercise Alcohol can interact with many medications. When we fill a new tein in your shake. As far as powder, a clean high quality whey protein concentrate Spending time outside inprotein sunlight/daylight (Vitamin D is activated in the skin by the UVB radiation inOur pharmacy prescription for you,selection we will letofyou know supplies. if your new medication has has a complete diabetic issunlight. a sensibleVitamin choice, D butswitches if your budget permits it, you can’t (immune beat cross system flow microfiltered interaction. It’s all part of the professional Combine thatthis with all the diabetic knowledge possessed byservice our in our pharmacy. on genes in macrophages cells) that make the body’s own pharmacists, we are your Diabetes Centre. whey protein isolate. 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WHEEL OF FORTUNE CORONATION STREET PRICELESS ANTIQUES ROADSHOW TWO AND A HALF MEN SEINFELD THE BIG BANG THEORY JUST FOR LAUGHS: ALL ACCESS LEAVE IT TO BRYAN COUNTING CARS LOST AND SOLD STORAGE WARS TEXAS SPORTSNET CONNECTED 8:00 PM DANCING WITH THE STARS ALMOST HUMAN HOW I MET YOUR MOTHER 1000 WAYS TO DIE THE VOICE BONES MURDOCH MYSTERIES ANTIQUES ROADSHOW WAR HORSE: THE REAL STORY THE ARSENIO HALL SHOW HART OF DIXIE HOW I MET YOUR MOTHER FAMILY GUY THE DAILY SHOW WITH JON STEWART HOUSE HUNTERS INTERNATIONAL CANADIAN PICKERS MONEY MORON MASSIVE MOVES INNERSPACE STORAGE WARS AIRPLANE REPO GANGSTERS: AMERICA’S MOST EVIL UNTOLD STORIES OF THE E.R. 8:30 PM 2 BROKE GIRLS 1000 WAYS TO DIE SPORTSCENTRE RULES OF ENGAGEMENT FAMILY GUY THE COLBERT REPORT HOUSE HUNTERS MONEY MORON MASSIVE MOVES CASTLE STORAGE WARS CANUCKS TV 9:00 PM SLEEPY HOLLOW MIKE & MOLLY 1000 WAYS TO DIE REMEMBERING: THE GREAT WAR AMERICAN EXPERIENCE BILLY BISHOP GOES TO WAR SEINFELD BEAUTY AND THE BEAST RULES OF ENGAGEMENT AMERICAN DAD TCN @MIDNIGHT GOLF CENTRAL HOUSE HUNTERS RENOVATION PAWN STARS FRIENDS PITCHIN’ IN STORAGE WARS TEXAS NBA ACTION TO BE ANNOUNCED GANGSTERS: AMERICA’S MOST EVIL UNTOLD STORIES OF THE E.R. 9:30 PM MOM 1000 WAYS TO DIE MOTORING SEINFELD PARKS AND RECREATION MOVIE Mr. 3000 THE BIG BANG THEORY MOVIE The Greatest Game Ever Played PAWN STARS FRIENDS PITCHIN’ IN STAR TREK: VOYAGER STORAGE WARS TEXAS SPORTSNET MAGAZINE’S THE BIG BOOK OF SPORTS LISTS 10:00 PM CASTLE THE BLACKLIST HOSTAGES 1000 WAYS TO DIE NEWS HOUR FINAL CBC NEWS: THE NATIONAL HOSTAGES SPORTSCENTRE FRIENDS KTLA 5 NEWS AT 10 PARKS AND RECREATION ALBERTA PRIMETIME SEINFELD LEAVE IT TO BRYAN AMERICAN RESTORATION LOST AND SOLD AIRPORT 24/7: MIAMI STORAGE HUNTERS SPORTSNET CONNECTED CANADA’S WORST DRIVER FOX 28 NEWS FIRST GANGSTERS: AMERICA’S MOST EVIL UNTOLD STORIES OF THE E.R. 10:30 PM GT ACADEMY
10:45 LOST BATTLEFIELDS FAMILY GUY 30 ROCK SEINFELD LEAVE IT TO BRYAN AMERICAN RESTORATION LOST AND SOLD AIRPORT 24/7: MIAMI FALLING SKIES STORAGE WARS TEXAS 10:35 MODERN FAMILY TUESDAY, NOV 12 13
7:00 PM ENTERTAINMENT TONIGHT INSIDE EDITION CRISS ANGEL: BELIEVE JEOPARDY! CHICAGO FIRE GEORGE STROUMBOULOPOULOS TONIGHT THE AFRICAN AMERICANS: MANY RIVERS TO CROSS ETALK 7:30 THE BIG BANG THEORY FRONTIERS OF CONSTRUCTION TO BE ANNOUNCED PIX11 NEWS TWO AND A HALF MEN MODERN FAMILY MIKE & MOLLY THE BIG BANG THEORY BIG BREAK NFL COUSINS UNDERCOVER MOUNTAIN MEN THE REAL HOUSEWIVES OF NEW JERSEY MYSTERIES AT THE MUSEUM STORAGE HUNTERS FOX FOOTBALL DAILY HIGHWAY THRU HELL THE BIG BANG THEORY AMERICAN HOGGERS TREEHOUSE MASTERS 7:30 PM OMG! INSIDER ENTERTAINMENT TONIGHT CANADA ACCESS HOLLYWOOD WHEEL OF FORTUNE CORONATION STREET SPORTSCENTRE TWO AND A HALF MEN SEINFELD THE BIG BANG THEORY COMEDY NOW STORAGE WARS TEXAS AMERICAN HOGGERS 8:00 PM MARVEL’S AGENTS OF S.H.I.E.L.D. NCIS CRISS ANGEL: BELIEVE THE BIGGEST LOSER THE RICK MERCER REPORT THE KENNEDY HALF CENTURY THE FIRST WORLD WAR THE ARSENIO HALL SHOW THE ORIGINALS FAMILY GUY ANGER MANAGEMENT THE DAILY SHOW WITH JON STEWART GOLF CENTRAL HOUSE HUNTERS INTERNATIONAL RESTORATION GARAGE EX-WIVES OF ROCK MUSEUM SECRETS INNERSPACE STORAGE WARS OIL CHANGE JUNGLE GOLD DADS AMERICAN HOGGERS LITTLE PEOPLE, BIG WORLD 8:30 PM 22 MINUTES THAT’S HOCKEY 2 NITE
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RULES OF ENGAGEMENT FAMILY GUY HOT IN CLEVELAND THE COLBERT REPORT BIG BREAK ACADEMY HOUSE HUNTERS EX-WIVES OF ROCK CASTLE STORAGE WARS BROOKLYN NINE-NINE AMERICAN HOGGERS 9:00 PM THE GOLDBERGS NCIS: LOS ANGELES CRISS ANGEL: BELIEVE THE VOICE CROSSING LINES AMERICAN EXPERIENCE 65 RED ROSES SEINFELD SUPERNATURAL RULES OF ENGAGEMENT AMERICAN DAD TCN @MIDNIGHT BIG BREAK NFL HOLMES MAKES IT RIGHT PAWN STARS FRIENDS HIDDEN CITY DUCK DYNASTY TRIATHLON Ironman World Championship GOLD RUSH NEW GIRL STORAGE WARS TREEHOUSE MASTERS 9:30 PM TROPHY WIFE SPORTSCENTRE TOP 10 SEINFELD PARKS AND RECREATION MOVIE Rush Hour 3 THE BIG BANG THEORY PAWN STARS FRIENDS HIDDEN CITY STAR TREK: VOYAGER DUCK DYNASTY THE MINDY PROJECT STORAGE WARS 10:00 PM TO BE ANNOUNCED CHICAGO FIRE PERSON OF INTEREST CRISS ANGEL: BELIEVE NEWS HOUR FINAL CBC NEWS: THE NATIONAL BLOOD RELATIVES SPORTSCENTRE FRIENDS KTLA 5 NEWS AT 10 PARKS AND RECREATION ALBERTA PRIMETIME SEINFELD INSIDE THE PGA TOUR COUSINS UNDERCOVER AMERICAN RESTORATION THE REAL HOUSEWIVES OF NEW JERSEY MONUMENTAL MYSTERIES STORAGE HUNTERS SPORTSNET CONNECTED HIGHWAY THRU HELL FOX 28 NEWS FIRST STORAGE WARS TEXAS LITTLE PEOPLE, BIG WORLD 10:30 PM FAMILY GUY 30 ROCK SEINFELD IN PLAY WITH JIMMY ROBERTS AMERICAN RESTORATION FACE OFF STORAGE WARS TEXAS 10:35 MODERN FAMILY STORAGE WARS TEXAS WEDNESDAY, NOV 13 13
7:00 PM ENTERTAINMENT TONIGHT
three day forecast THURSDAY
Cloudy w/ Showers
High 5 Low 3
High 4 Low -3
High 5 Low 2
Weather history for November 7 2011
39 km max wind gust T mm total precip.
Highest Temp. (1942-2010)
Lowest Temp. (1942-2010)
High 3.2°C Low -6.4°C
Greatest Precipitation (1942-2010)
11.0 mm (1995)
INSIDE EDITION COPS JEOPARDY! PARENTHOOD GEORGE STROUMBOULOPOULOS TONIGHT NATURE THE TOMORROW PEOPLE WATERFRONT CITIES OF THE WORLD HOCKEY Dallas Stars vs. Edmonton Oilers NHL PIX11 NEWS TWO AND A HALF MEN WGN NEWS AT NINE MODERN FAMILY MIKE & MOLLY THE BIG BANG THEORY MILLION DOLLAR LISTING LOS ANGELES ICE PILOTS NWT MILLIONAIRE MATCHMAKER BIZARRE FOODS AMERICA GHOST MINE STORAGE HUNTERS TICKLE THE BIG BANG THEORY DUCK DYNASTY HOARDING: BURIED ALIVE 7:30 PM OMG! INSIDER ENTERTAINMENT TONIGHT CANADA ACCESS HOLLYWOOD COPS WHEEL OF FORTUNE CORONATION STREET TWO AND A HALF MEN SEINFELD THE BIG BANG THEORY KEY & PEELE STORAGE WARS TEXAS SPORTSNET CONNECTED AUCTION KINGS DUCK DYNASTY 8:00 PM THE MIDDLE SURVIVOR: BLOOD VS. WATER COPS REVOLUTION DRAGONS’ DEN NOVA ARROW SECRETS OF SHANGRI-LA THE ARSENIO HALL SHOW HOW I MET YOUR MOTHER FAMILY GUY THE X FACTOR THE DAILY SHOW WITH JON STEWART HOUSE HUNTERS INTERNATIONAL YUKON GOLD PRINCESS PITCHIN’ IN INNERSPACE STORAGE WARS HIGHWAY THRU HELL DUCK DYNASTY EXTREME CHEAPSKATES 8:30 PM BACK IN THE GAME COPS RULES OF ENGAGEMENT FAMILY GUY THE COLBERT REPORT HOUSE HUNTERS PRINCESS PITCHIN’ IN CASTLE STORAGE WARS CANUCKS TV DUCK DYNASTY EXTREME CHEAPSKATES 9:00 PM MODERN FAMILY SEAN SAVES THE WORLD CRIMINAL MINDS
Channel Guide 2-ABC (KXLY) Spokane 5-CBS (KREM) Spokane 6-Nashville Network 7-NBC (KHQ) Spokane 8-CITV Edmonton 9-CBC (CHBC) Kelowna 10-PBS (KSPS) Spokane 12-VTV Vancouver 13-BCTV 14-Knowledge 15-TSN 19-WPIX New York 20-KTLA Los Angeles 21-WGN Chicago 22-WTBS Atlanta 23-Access 24-Comedy 25-Golf 26-Home and Garden 27-History 28-Life 29-Prime 30-Learning 32-Space 33-Outdoor 34-Sportsnet 37-Discovery 38-Fox 43-A&E
JAIL LAW & ORDER: SPECIAL VICTIMS UNIT REPUBLIC OF DOYLE SECRETS OF THE DEAD BERLIN OPERA NIGHT SEINFELD THE TOMORROW PEOPLE RULES OF ENGAGEMENT AMERICAN DAD TCN @MIDNIGHT LIVE HERE, BUY THIS PAWN STARS FRIENDS RIDE-ICULOUS DOG & BETH: ON THE HUNT FOX FOOTBALL DAILY MOONSHINERS DUCK DYNASTY HOARDING: BURIED ALIVE 9:30 PM SUPER FUN NIGHT THE MICHAEL J. FOX SHOW JAIL TO BE ANNOUNCED SEINFELD PARKS AND RECREATION MOVIE Surf’s Up THE BIG BANG THEORY LIVE HERE, BUY THIS PAWN STARS FRIENDS RIDE-ICULOUS STAR TREK: VOYAGER DUCK DYNASTY 10:00 PM NASHVILLE PARENTHOOD CSI: CRIME SCENE INVESTIGATION JAIL DATELINE NBC NEWS HOUR FINAL CBC NEWS: THE NATIONAL URBAN REZ SPORTSCENTRE FRIENDS KTLA 5 NEWS AT 10
PARKS AND RECREATION ALBERTA PRIMETIME SEINFELD MILLION DOLLAR LISTING LOS ANGELES AMERICAN RESTORATION MILLIONAIRE MATCHMAKER AMAZING EATS STORAGE HUNTERS SPORTSNET CONNECTED HIGH TECH REDNECKS FOX 28 NEWS FIRST DUCK DYNASTY EXTREME CHEAPSKATES 10:30 PM JAIL NIGHTS IN THE GARDENS OF SPAIN FAMILY GUY 30 ROCK SEINFELD BIG BREAK NFL AMERICAN RESTORATION AMAZING EATS PARANORMAL WITNESS STORAGE WARS TEXAS 10:35 MODERN FAMILY DUCK DYNASTY EXTREME CHEAPSKATES
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“We only need to look at what we are really doing in the world and at home and we’ll know what it is to be Canadian.” ~ Adrienne Clarkson
REMEMBRANCE DAY 2013 Please remember the families and soldiers that suffered for our freedom.
“Those who forget history are doomed to repeat it.” Angelique Wood
Electoral Area Director
Area “G” of the Regional District of the Okanagan-Similkameen
Electoral Area Director
Area “B” of the Regional District of the Okanagan-Similkameen
I urge everyone to stop at 11am on November 11th to remember and thank Veterans past and current Canadian Armed Forces personnel. Their continued service upholds the principles that preserve our freedom. Lest we forget.
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REMEMBRANCE DAY 2013 “In war, there are no unwounded soldiers.” ~ Jose Narosky
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Remembrance Day Service at Okanagan Falls
Parade to the Royal Canadian Legion Cenotaph
10:55 am 10:59 am 11:00 am 11:02 am 11:05 am 11:45 am
School/Community Hall, Cedar Street. Warbirds fly by Last Post
2 Minute Wave Of Silence Rouse
Laying of the Wreaths
Legion community gathering, complimentary
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The Village Of Keremeos
REMEMBRANCE DAY 2013
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Organizations & Individuals pick up wreaths at the Legion Hall. Parade participants meet at the Legion. 10:45 am Form-up and March-off from Royal Canadian Legion RCMP, Honour Guard, Colour Party, Participants 10:50 am Opening Ceremonies O Canada, Opening Prayer, Poem, Reading of Names 11:00 am Last Post, Two Minutes of Silence, Lament, Rouse. Act of Remembrance, Tribute to the Fallen, Community Laying of Wreaths, In Flanders Fields
Lunch following the service in the Legion Hall. Refreshments for youth participants at the Elk’s Hall.
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Olalla history - Part four
Olalla was an important stopping point for stage traffic prior to the railway Contributed Mr. Tom Smitheran of Olalla is another long time resident of the community who has memories of yesterday. Smitheran lives in a comfortable log home that is connected by a breezeway to another log building,which is probably an original home in the area. In the 1800s, Olalla was a camping area for a transient native population. It was the site for early “rendezvous.” Such gatherings were held in spring to gather roots, as a possible spring tonic, as well as for celebrating the end of winter. Another gather-
ing was held in summer to pick Olalla berries, possibly in August. Many European and native folks came together as families. In pioneer days, these unions were being discouraged on reservations, and the federal government paid these couples to move into Olalla through the use of a moving allowance. This helped to boost Olalla’s population, helping it to become a bustling settlement. Logging and mining of copper provided some early employment opportunities. A large mining operation just above 12th Street once employed 10 to 12 miners. Many mining claims still lie scattered throughout the hills above Olalla.
The West Kootenay Power Company built a transmission line to Copper Mountain, and the coming of the railway to Keremeos were projects hailed by settlers, miners, and farmers in the area. Freight and passengers were transported overland from Penticton via Green Mountain Road by stage coach. The hotel in Olalla was a stopping point for passengers going on to Keremeos. Around 1907, Hedley passengers would travel from Green Mountain Road over the “Seven Devils.” This moniker described seven roller coaster hills that had to be traversed when travelling by stage coach or horse back.
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