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Two Okanagan provincial parks renamed

Renaming two Okanagan provincial parks

Environment Minister Mary Polak and Osoyoos Indian Band Chief Clarence Louie celebrated another step forward in their partnership agreement announcing the official renaming of Haynes Point and Okanagan Falls provincial parks to the traditional First Nation nsyilxcen (Okanagan) place names. read more

Environment Friday, May 22, 2015 2:30 PM

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A year in review: creating jobs and corrections capacity in Oliver

With a year under the construction belt at the Okanagan Correctional Centre (OCC) building site, the milestones and pounds of cement poured are plentiful. From fencing to footings, this nearly $200-million project is generating local jobs, community development and provincewide interest. read more

Government Operations Thursday, May 21, 2015 10:00 AM