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  1. Senate audit not worth $23 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | Sun Peaks Independent News

    ... Raine's claims occurred due to a late night flight from Ottawa to Vancouver. With no connecting flight back to Kamloops, Greene Raine had no other option but to overnight in Vancouver as part of her Senate travel. The next day, she had scheduled ...

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  2. One year anniversary of Mount Polley tailings pond collapseRead the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | GlobalNews

    ... its contents into the Hazeltine Creek causing a wide water-use ban in the area. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward KAMLOOPS, B.C. - The Mining Association of B.C. says much has been learned since the collapse of a tailings pond at a south-central ...

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  3. Man-caused fires frustrateRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Castanet.net

    ... across the Interior, the Wildfire Service said via Twitter, winds have been pushing smoke into valley bottoms near Kamloops and Merritt, although the smoke is not coming from local fires.

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  4. Women urged to get cervical cancer testRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Daily News

    Women in Kamloops are being reminded to get their pap smears done during Pap Awareness Week, Oct. 23 to 29. The B.C. Cancer Agency has launched a web-based community engagement campaign called LACE - Live Aware Create Empowerment - that reminds women of the importance of getting regular pap tests done. During the awareness week, women can make appointments to get their pap tests done at one of three locations in Kamloops.

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  5. Accused identity thief to be released on bailRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Daily News

    ... trial. "Why isn't this moving faster?" he asked. "I'm not a local judge. Is this normal up here? Do people (in Kamloops) just accept lengthy delays getting these things to trial?" Leask suggested the Crown should try to get earlier court dates. With ...

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  6. These are the B.C. ridings to watch this federal electionRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | University of British Columbia

    ... NDP will again sweep Esquimalt-Juan de Fuca, which is expected to vote orange with the rest of Vancouver Island. -Kamloops-Thomson-Cariboo, formerly Kamloops-Thompson, which is currently held by the Conservatives, could be vulnerable. The riding is ...

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  7. Foreign Exchange: Sun Peaks investment part of maturing of city economyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2011 | Daily News

    ... succession of owners - ignited what would become $750 million worth of development a mere 45 minutes from downtown Kamloops. That investment, starting with Nippon's purchase of mountain tenure and development rights in 1992, 31 years after it ...

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  8. NDP in poll position in B.C. as long election beginsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Canada.com

    ... to trust the polling at this point," said Wilson Bell, a political scientist at Thompson Rivers University in Kamloops. And pre-election public attitudes are almost certain to change, based on the strength of campaigns, individual gaffes by leaders ...

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  9. Missing woman's family holds out hope she wasn't one of Neal Falls' escortsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    The last time Glendene Grant saw her daughter Jessica Foster, Foster was leaving Kamloops, British Columbia, for Las Vegas. It was Christmas Day 2005.

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  10. Langley Rams find form late to rein in Kamloops BroncosRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Langley Advance

    The Langley Rams literally ground out a hard-fought 25-17 road win over a possibly over-confident Kamloops Broncos squad on Sunday. Running backs Nathan Lund and Devin Logan did most of the damage for the defending B.C. Football Conference champion Rams, who won their first game of the season after opening their campaign with a 22-14 loss to the host V.I. Raiders on July 25. The insertion of quarterback Dylan Tucker on the final play of the third quarter helped spark the Rams, who compiled 15 fourth quarter points to earn the comeback victory.

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  11. Dentist to appeal - incompetence' findingRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | 24 Hours

    Dr. Bobby Rishiraj will be finding out his penalty after the College of Dental Surgeons of B.C. meets on Aug. 24. FOTOLIA A Kamloops dentist who sent a patient to hospital with brain damage will be appealing his college's findings that he sped through the treatment of patients, didn't monitor patients under sedation, and wasn't authorized in the first place to do the deep sedation procedure. Dr. Bobby Rishiraj will be finding out his penalty after the College of Dental Surgeons of B.C. meets on Aug. 24 - meanwhile, he's filed notice to the B.C. Supreme Court to appeal the disciplinary decision.

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  12. Wildfire near Harrison Lake continues to burn aggressivelyRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Vancouver Sun

    ... costs. Telus was ordered to pay $1 million after a fire was sparked on its right-of-way on Chuwels Mountain in Kamloops in 2008. Is there more to this story? We'd like to hear from you about this or any other stories you think we should know about. ...

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  13. Online learning fills gaps in rural educationRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2012 | Daily News

    ... students into also covering physics 12. Biology 12 students who are taking the online course will travel to Kamloops for several days at the end of the semester in order to cram in the required lab work. In short, it's not easy. And it doesn't get ...

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  14. Tour bus crash highlights motor coach industry's safety concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Globe and Mail

    ... the driver. "The most serious injury on the bus was to the driver who was transported to Royal Inland Hospital in Kamloops with non-life-threatening injuries," said Sgt. Mike Pears in a news release. Local health officials said only one person was ...

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  15. Armchair Mayor - 40 years later and here I am, still tryingRead the original story

    Yesterday | Daily News

    ... Aug. 3, will mark exactly four decades since I reported for my first day of work at what was then the thrice-weekly Kamloops News Advertiser. I'm feeling a little morose about it, possibly because I could never have imagined 40 years would go by so ...

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    Aug 31, 2013 | Daily News

    Those who haven't been to downtown Kamloops in a while may want to take another look. A recent spate of changes is keeping things fresh in the heart of the city.

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  17. The Other National Motocross SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Dirt Rider Magazine

    ... places there is. When driving from Southern California through British Columbia to get to the first round in Kamloops, BC, you are met with picturesque mountain backdrops and smiling faces. While you can't drive to the second round on the series ...

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  18. Aftermath: How the Dziekanski Taser tragedy affected the lives of those involvedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Province

    ... job. Dziekanski's mother, Cisowski waited more than seven hours for her son at the airport before driving back to Kamloops after staff told her he wasn't there. In her victim-impact statement during Millington's sentencing hearing, court heard ...

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  19. Upgrades to Trans-Canada near fatal crash 'critical,' ministry saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Prince George Citizen

    ... the driver. "The most serious injury on the bus was to the driver who was transported to Royal Inland Hospital in Kamloops with non-life-threatening injuries," said Sgt. Mike Pears in a news release. Local health officials said only one person was ...

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  20. Foam Fest puls plug on StarRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Vernon Morning Star

    The 5K Foam Fest, which made its first west coast appearance at Silver Star Mountain Resort in June, has chosen another location for its 2016 return to B.C. The festival, which made stops across Canada, was a massive success and highly popular. While it will once again kick off the tour in B.C. in 2016, this time it is moving to Sun Peaks Resort, near Kamloops.

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