Kamloops Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Musings from the Laundromat | Smoke on the waterRead the original story

    Tuesday | Magnolia News

    ... with two kids in the back seat, who explained that she, her husband and four children were mandatory evacuees from Kamloops, BC, where one of the many fires consuming the region was a block from her home. Thanks to the generosity of someone who ...

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  2. Local News Briefs: Semlin Valley golf course closesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 15 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... more information, call the pool at (250) 453-9031. Jacquie McNeil of Savona won the award for "Best Writing With a Kamloops and Area Theme" in this year's Dr. Robert and Elma Schemenauer Writing Awards, sponsored by the Interior Authors Group (IAG). ...

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  3. The Editor's Desk: Business takes a hitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 15 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... that are here for us, day in and day out. I understand the siren song of the big box retailers and chain stores in Kamloops; and while I know that some of them were here to support us (kudos in particular to Costco and London Drugs), they are not ...

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  4. Vorster named to Team CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 15 | Richmond News

    ... points in five games. The Team Canada selection camp featured 42 players. Vorster and goaltender Kendra Woodland of Kamloops are the lone B.C. players named to the team. The series with the U.S. continues with games on Friday and Sunday. All three ...

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  5. B.C. Wildfire season approaching 2009 recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 15 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... the largest , estimated at 2,120 square kilometres. The Elephant Hill fire remains more than 50 km away from Kamloops and has not grown significantly since the weekend, Skrepnek said. The service has issued its latest estimate of structures burned ...

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  6. 8,450 square kilometres burned as B.C. nears worst wildfire seasonRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 15 | Brandon Sun

    ... $309 million, though that figure does not include costs for the loss for more than 70 homes and 118 outbuildings. KAMLOOPS, B.C. - British Columbia is poised to face its worst wildfire season as flames scorch thousands of hectares of land and costs ...

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  7. Synchronized swimming event coming to Surrey 'as big as it gets in Canada'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 15 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... in Surrey next spring. The national event returns to British Columbia for the first time since it was held in Kamloops in 2014. The competition, which will take place at the Surrey Sport and Leisure Centre pool, will feature 325 athletes and about ...

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  8. 2 new human-caused firesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 15 | Castanet.net

    ... Blucher Hall area, is 0.01 hectares in size. The latest fires bring the number of fires that have started in the Kamloops Fire Centre to 179 this season. More than 128,000 hectares of timber have been burned within the region. Three lightning-caused ...

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  9. Notes from the forest fire zoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 15 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... rejoin 97 just south of 100 Mile House. Blackened tree trunks are still visible near Barriere and McLure, north of Kamloops, where fires burned for 75 days in 2003, forcing the evacuation of 3,800 people. The one visible roadside scar from this ...

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  10. New Nesters Waste Depot opens to the publicRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 14 | Madison Publishing

    ... hat remains in place prohibiting all off-road vehicles used for recreational purposes on Crown land in the Cariboo, Kamloops and Southeast Fire Centres, which includes all Crown land in SLRD Areas A and B.

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  11. Seahorse at his best at Canada GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 14 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... Seahorse head coach Ben Geary said Migneault also had a lot of success at the AAA provincials last month in Kamloops. We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community ...

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  12. Westshore Rebels defeat Broncos, look ahead to home openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 14 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... come and show them," Cardilicchia said. The team hopes to build on the momentum of last week's 25-21 win over the Kamloops Broncos over the weekend. The Rebels got off to a slow start with the Broncos up 7-0 after the first quarter in Kamloops on ...

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  13. Currie relishes bronze medalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 14 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... It's am amazing feeling." Currie, a Fulton grad who will play university volleyball for Thompson Rivers WolfPack in Kamloops this season, said head coach Brad Hudson gave big props to the team of all-stars. "He wrapped it up by saying we really ...

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  14. Aquaducks sending big team to provincialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 14 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    The Revelstoke Aquaducks dress up in 80s costumes for their team cheer, which they did to the song Safety Dance, at the regional summer swim competition in Kamloops. Photo contributed The Revelstoke Aquaducks dress up in 80s costumes for their team cheer, which they did to the song Safety Dance, at the regional summer swim competition in Kamloops.

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  15. Ace highlights MacDermott's Simon repeatRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 13 | Prince George Citizen

    Lindsay MacDermott of Kamloops watches her iron shot during second-round play at the 50th annual Ladies Simon Fraser Open at PGGCC. MacDermott won the two -round tournament by five strokes.

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  16. Home groan as Valley Huskers fall to Vancouver Island RaidersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 14 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... Exhibition Stadium last weekend, the Huskers have yet to score a single point at home. Combined with a 41-8 loss at Kamloops in week one, the junior football squad has been out-scored 120-8. The Raiders made it look far too easy, rolling up 517 ...

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  17. Brendan Batchelor and Corey Hirsch are Sportsnet 650's new crew for Canucks gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 14 | Vancouver Courier

    ... for Sportsnet. As for Hirsch, he has plenty of BC connections, starting with his four years in the WHL with the Kamloops Blazers, then with four seasons with the Vancouver Canucks. While he may not have as much on-air experience as Batchelor, he ...

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  18. BC Views: Notes from the forest fire zoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 14 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... rejoin 97 just south of 100 Mile House. Blackened tree trunks are still visible near Barriere and McLure, north of Kamloops, where fires burned for 75 days in 2003, forcing the evacuation of 3,800 people. The one visible roadside scar from this ...

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  19. Who left grenade on road?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 14 | Castanet.net

    ... Police are asking for the public's assistance in where it came from. Anyone with information is asked to call Kamloops RCMP at 250-828-3000 or CrimeStoppers at 1-800-222-8477. The citizen stumbled across what may possibly have been a military smoke ...

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  20. Squamish is officially 'Bear Aware'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 14 | Squamish Chief

    Photo: Ben Lypka/The Chief Bear Aware co-ordinator Meg Toom, supervisor of the District of Squamish Bylaw Enforcement Office Kristine Day join conservation officer Dave Jevons, Chief Conservation Officer Ed Illi and Mayor Greg Gardner during the announcement of Squamish's new Bear Smart Community status at the Adventure Centre Saturday . Years of efforts trying to quell bear-human conflicts paid off this weekend as Squamish joined Kamloops as the second community in the province to be designated a Bear Smart Community.

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