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  1. Missing woman found safeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Castanet.net

    ... short brown hair and blue eyes. No clothing description is available. Family reports that Susan left her residence in Lumby on June 28th at approximately noon, and no one has seen or heard from her since. Catt was last seen driving a 1999 Pontiac ...

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  2. Crash victims identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Castanet.net

    A new father and a newly engaged man were the two victims in a dirt bike crash in Vernon, Sunday. James Folden, 23, lived in Lumby and Trinity Bright, 24, originally from Cherryville, most recently lived in Canmore, Alta.

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  3. Government of British Columbia: BC Coroners Service identifies victims of motorcycle crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Market Wire

    The BC Coroners Service has confirmed the identity of two men who died following a motorcycle incident in Vernon on June 28, 2015. They were James Tyler Folden, aged 23, of Lumby, and Trinity James Dale Bright, aged 24, originally from Cherryvale but most recently living in Canmore, Alberta.

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  4. Site visit: Geoscience BC's avant-garde treetop samplingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | The Northern Miner

    ... of a federal government initiative called "TGI-3" - identified a strong thallium anomaly, 52 km south of the town of Lumby in southeastern B.C. "It was years after we published the data, and still nobody picked up on the anomaly and staked the ...

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  5. Public assistance needed to find missing Lumby womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Vernon Morning Star

    On Sunday at about 4:30 p.m., the RCMP received a report from a concerned family member that Susan Catt was missing. "Family reports that Catt left her residence in Lumby Sunday at about noon, and no one has seen or heard from her since," said Const.

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  6. Lumby woman missingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Castanet.net

    ... short brown hair and blue eyes. No clothing description is available. Family reports that Susan left her residence in Lumby on June 28th at approximately noon, and no one has seen or heard from her since. Catt was last seen driving a 1999 Pontiac ...

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  7. Lumby power restoredRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | Castanet.net

    Power to more than 1,800 BC Hydro customers in the Lumby area was restored shortly after 8:30 p.m. Monday.

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  8. Power out in LumbyRead the original story

    Monday Jun 22 | Castanet.net

    The affected area includes customers east and west of Highway 6 plus those south of Deuling Road and north of Headgates Road.

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  9. Funtastic ready to rockRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | Castanet.net

    ... this year and brings thousands of people to the region. So many teams participate, every ball diamond from Enderby to Lumby is in use. The music festival has grown to be a huge part of Funtastic and will also feature AC/DC tribute band BC/DC, ZZ Top ...

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  10. Crews battle small firesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | Vernon Morning Star

    ... Fire Zone, Thursday. A grass fire had to be extinguished Wednesday morning on Highway 6 within the village, while Lumby firefighters and ministry crews responded to a 0.5-hectare blaze on Bear Valley Road, near Camel's Hump. Both were caused by ...

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  11. Lightning causes small forest fire in north OkanaganRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | GlobalNews

    The B.C. Forest Service is assisting the Lumby Fire Department in trying to snuff out a small but stubborn fire in the north Okanagan. Flames broke out Tuesday evening on the east side of Camel's Hump near Bear Valley Road.

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  12. Brush fire near LumbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | Castanet.net

    The fire is just east of Camel's Hump Mountain and crews are trying to access it off Bear Valley Road while the helicopter attacks it from the air. Crews are still monitoring a fire they already put out early this morning about four kilometres from the current fire.

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  13. Shuswap boat ban proposal making wavesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 8 | Vernon Morning Star

    ... held at the Enderby Drill Hall, Wednesday from 5 to 7:30 p.m. and there will be one at the Mabel Lake Community Hall (Lumby end), Thursday from 5 to 7:30 p.m. Surveys can also be completed online at www.rdno.ca/boating and they will be mailed to ...

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  14. Milestone celebration for Lumby DaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 7 | Vernon Morning Star

    The village tradition marks its 60th anniversary this year, putting a spotlight on all the star-studded action in Lumby over the past year. "It's Movie Time, that's our theme," said Merna Alexander, Lumby Days chairperson.

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  15. Motorboat ban under considerationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 4 | Salmon Arm Observer

    ... the Enderby Drill Hall, Wednesday, June 10 from 5 to 7:30 p.m. and there will be one at the Mabel Lake Community Hall (Lumby end), Thursday, June 11 from 5 to 7:30 p.m. Surveys can also be completed online at www.rdno.ca/boating and they will be ...

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  16. Foundation reaches out to communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | Vernon Morning Star

    ... think the focus is on Vernon, but the foundation's service area includes Vernon, Coldstream, Enderby, Armstrong, Lumby and Spallumcheen. Two of the largest grants went to the Cherryville Community Food Bank ($25,000) and Enderby Preschool Daycare ...

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  17. Stork Report: New arrivalsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    May 5: Born to Kurt and Kyla Fehr of Lumby, B.C., a girl, 8 lbs. 4 oz., named Jovi Winona .

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  18. Stork Report: New arrivalsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... for Maisy Shumay of Armstrong, B.C.; Jerdis Hansen of Killam. April 30: Born to Bob and Rochelle Garratt of Lumby, a boy, 7 lbs. 4 oz., named Dallas Burton . A brother for Harley, 1. A grandson for Bill and Lori Garratt of Williams Lake, B.C.; Len ...

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  19. Signal aids ATV rescue operationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2015 | Vernon Morning Star

    Two all-terrain vehicle operators were spot-on in their ability to help a pair of injured ATV enthusiasts Sunday afternoon. Shortly after 4:15 p.m. Sunday, a SPOT emergency centre in the U.S. reported a distress signal in the mountains between Sugar Lake and Mabel Lake near Lumby.

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  20. B.C.'s forest fire season arrives earlyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2015 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    As a wildfire near Prince George continues to grow and three fire departments successfully extinguish a stubborn brush fire near Lumby on Monday, it's not difficult to proclaim that the forest fire season has come early this year. That's why it makes sense for the Kamloops Fire Centre to declare an open fire prohibition beginning Friday, the unofficial start to the summer season and the Victoria Day long weekend.

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