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Sun Peaks to host ‘best show on snow’

August
4
,
2016
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Europe’s largest and most popular snow and music festival, Snowbombing, has a date next spring with Sun Peaks. The award-winning event is known as one of the world’s most unique festival experiences, infusing a snow sports vacation...

Riverside turns into 'Poké-stop' central

July
22
,
2016
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There may be another up side to the Pokémon Go craze — Pokémon Go tourism. Even before the release of the location-based, augmented reality game, Pokemon fans were reaching for their mobile devices and roaming about, hunting...

Music in the Park kicks off on local notes

June
17
,
2016
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It’s hard to believe that Music in the Park is about to enter its 23rd season of bringing entertainment to Riverside Park. The City and perennial sponsor BCLC announced the 2016 summer schedule of music, which begins Canada Day and runs to...

Just for Cats Festival screens Sunday

May
20
,
2016
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Combine the love for cats with the popularity of cat videos and what do you get? It’s the annual Just for Cats Festival, coming to Hal Rogers Centre, 2025 Summit Dr., on Sunday, May 22, as a fundraiser for Kamloops SPCA. There will be two...

Wildlights switches on for holiday season

December
10
,
2015
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B.C. Wildlife Park lights up Friday for the 18th annual Wildlights, the park’s biggest attraction of the year. Wildlights gets underway at 5 p.m. and runs nightly until 9 p.m., Dec. 11-Jan. 3, with the exception of Christmas Day when...

Canada's Walk of Fame adds Buble, Cherry and MacLean, Laumann, Hill

November
7
,
2015
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TORONTO — A patriotic Michael Buble practically came up with a new national anthem on Saturday as he gushed about Canada's multiculturalism and diversity while he and several others were inducted into Canada's Walk...

Children's Festival runs Saturday

September
7
,
2015
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ARNICA ART SHOW Until Oct. 10, Arnica Artist Run Centre in the Old Courthouse Cultural Centre presents an exhibition featuring the work of Mike Marcon and Anne-Françoise Jacques. Marcon and Jacques are mixed media sculptors. CHARITY...

Wildlife park caps summer with Bobs & Lolo

August
28
,
2015
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They’re not the stars of the show, but Bobs & Lolo promise to create a lot of fun “connecting dots” at B.C. Wildlife Park on Saturday, Aug. 29. The stars, as always, are the park’s animal residents, part of The Great...

Cascades opens tonight with Dr. Strangelove

August
19
,
2015
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Doors swing open tonight at the city’s newest gaming centre, the Cascades Casino, which has seen a flurry of last-minute touches to bring the complex to completion. The fun is set to begin at 8:30 p.m. with prizes promised and a performance...

'Thanks, Mom’

July
30
,
2015
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A rainstorm set in as John Fogerty and band came back on stage with Bad Moon Rising and Proud Mary on Saturday night, all fitting encores after an unbroken 21/2-hour set of CCR.   ...