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Please don't drive to this film alone

March
22
,
2016
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Come see what it’s like to design a sustainable neighbourhood from the ground up, but please don’t drive to the film alone. That’s the invitation from Transition Kamloops as it co-hosts a screening of Designing a Great...

Tonnes of waste pulled from protected area

March
20
,
2016
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A couple of hundred kilograms of nails, pallets, lumber, concrete, bricks, stereo equipment, shotgun shells, rusted metal and car parts were among the haul collected Sunday during a two-hour cleanup of the Dewdrop-Rosseau Creek Wildlife Management...

ROGERS - I'm cheering for Hulk Hogan

March
20
,
2016
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FOR THE FIRST time, I’m cheering for Hulk Hogan. Hulk Hogan is not one of my favourite people, but I'm glad he won his case against Gawker. We might not care much about the privacy of a larger-than-life celebrity, but we should all...

Clubs come together to clean up Dewdrop

March
18
,
2016
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Clubs, companies and individual volunteers are rising to the opportunity to take part in a work bee Sunday, a co-ordinated cleanup of the Dewdrop-Rosseau Creek Wildlife Management Area organized by Kamloops Naturalist Club. The cleanup, part of a...

New and old Baptist churches merged

March
18
,
2016
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First Baptist Church, one of the city’s oldest, has merged with Bridge Baptist Church to form one new church in downtown Kamloops.  The merger comes in the wake of yearlong discussions and a joint business meeting of both congregations...

Thompson River makes endangered list

March
18
,
2016
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The Thompson River has been singled out among Interior waterways, its dwindling steelhead population ranked as an “extreme conservation concern” on this year’s Endangered Rivers List. With 440 returning fish counted last season,...

Science centre offers spring break events

March
18
,
2016
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Amazing things are in store at the BIG Little Science Centre through spring break. The centre is open for the duration of the school holiday, from Saturday, March 19, to Monday, April 4 with daily and special activities. In addition to regular...

Active Living programs draw kids outdoors

March
16
,
2016
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With the release of its annual spring/summer activity guide, the City of Kamloops highlights a new set of Active Living programs for children. New this year for kids: Try out the Outdoor Adventures half-day camp, for ages 3 to 6, taking...

A timely reminder about tick season

March
16
,
2016
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Early spring weather means more time outside for many people just as ticks are becoming active.  Ticks are most often found in tall grass and wooded areas, so covering up before you head outdoors and checking for ticks on yourself, your...

Campground registration opens Tuesday

March
14
,
2016
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Whether it’s a camp spot at Shuswap Lake, a trapper’s cabin at Clearwater Lake or picnic shelter at Green Lake, reservations are available online as of 7 a.m. Tuesday, March 15. Discover Camping will begin accepting reservations for...