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Hot day, hot cars, great 'Hot Nite'

August
8
,
2015
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Finding parking in downtown Kamloops on Saturday was a challenge as more than 10,000 people — organizers estimated it might be as many as 40,000 — came and went to three events crowded into the city's core. Ribfest 2015, the weekly...

Out Your Way — Lunch at The Pond

August
4
,
2015
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Top of the hill — in “the heart of downtown Barnhartvale” — there’s an establishment that brings fresh meaning to fresh food. I call it an establishment only because no single definition sums up The Pond Country Market. It’s not only a market, it’s a restaurant. ...

Better a pool rescued than a roof collapsed

July
23
,
2015
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Will Canada 150 toss a life ring to a floundering Westsyde Pool? That’s what the City of Kamloops and Westsyde Community Development Society (WCDS) are hoping after a setback season for the 40-year-old community amenity. ...

Kamloops gets its own 'wine trail'

June
24
,
2015
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There was a time when it was assumed the Kamloops climate would never allow the development of a wine industry. As of Monday, Kamloops has its own wine trail, complete with signs, billboards and a website. With its official opening, the...