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Threshold change allows muscle cars

August
8
,
2016
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Make way for the muscle era. The province is making changes to its modified collector vehicle program to allow specialty cars and trucks, up to and including 1974, into the program. ICBC's modified collector vehicle program that allows...

Chrome in the Grass - a trip down memory lane

July
23
,
2016
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More than 300 car lovers checked out hot rods and classic cars on display at the Kamloops Street Rod Association's annual Chrome In The Grass Show at Prince Charles Park on Saturday. Association president Trenton Moniuk confirmed...

Book a trip, kids, with summer reading club

June
20
,
2016
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With a compelling theme, "Book a Trip," TNRD Library System invites kids of all ages to join the 2016 B.C. Summer Reading Club. Summer Reading Club motivates kids to read (or be read to) regularly, helping to maintain or improve...

Car club hosts swap meet in Logan Lake

June
1
,
2016
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Kamloops Vintage Car Club hosts the 32nd annual Interior Swap Meet in Logan Lake this weekend. The event, which includes a show and shine, takes place Saturday from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. at Logan Lake Recreation Centre. A pancake breakfast begins the day...

Kids get free fishing lesson at Edith Lake

May
24
,
2016
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Freshwater Fisheries Society of B.C. offers another of its Learn to Fish sessions Wednesday, May 25, 6-8 p.m. at Edith Lake. Children and youths aged 5-15 have a chance to pick up basic angling skills and knowledge, including species...

Wineries, restaurants pair 'Flavours & Flicks'

February
29
,
2016
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Wine growers and restaurateurs are toasting Kamloops Film Festival as it returns to the downtown later in the week. Flavours & Flicks is a new 10-day event celebrating local wines, food and film in the city, a partnership between the Kamloops...

New book club starts with banned titles

February
23
,
2016
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Banned books are on the table when Books & Brews, a non-traditional book club hosted by the TNRD Library System, gathers Tuesday, Feb. 23. The adult book club honours Freedom to Read Week as it holds its first meeting tonight, 6:30-8:30 p.m....

TNRD contest marks Freedom to Read

February
11
,
2016
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The TNRD Library System is celebrating Freedom to Read Week with a draw for the chance to win a Chapters gift card.  The contest is open to all TNRD library members.  Freedom To Read Week, which runs from Feb. 21-27, is an annual...

Rare scotches, fine whiskies go on sale

November
7
,
2015
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An extensive array of extremely old and rare scotches and fine whiskies from around the globe hit the shelves of B.C. Liquor Stores Saturday, Nov. 7. Kamloops Columbia Place Signature store is one of the outlets stocking the release. The...

'We want beer,' Rotarians proclaim

September
24
,
2015
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Brew Loops, a beer festival with a difference, is pouring out fun and fundraising at novel events around town. “It’s Rotary partnering with Western Canada Theatre,” said Brant Hasanen, a Rotarian who was promoting the event at...