Local News

5/21/2015

Grant for SD 83 Rural Students

The North Okanagan-Shuswap School District is receiving a $5,000 grant  to help students in rural communities. Shuswap MLA Greg Kyllo says the money will be used to help students who may need to relocate or to help pay for room and board and clothing. The cash may also be used ... Read More...
5/20/2015

New Potential Boating Regulations for Shuswap

Boating in the Shuswap may soon come with more rules and regulations. The Regional District of North Okanagan is seeking public feedback over the next few months on proposed boating regulations for the Shuswap River. RDNO Board Chair Rick Fairbairn says, this is just the first step in the process. ... Read More...
5/15/2015

Revelstoke Mayor Says Sewage Lagoon Work Should Be Done By Mid-June

Revelstoke's Mayor is asking for patience from the public, as improvements at the sewage lagoon continue to cause an unpleasent odour for parts of the City. Mark McKee says it seems work that has put holes in the building on that site is partly to blame for the smell, and ... Read More...
5/15/2015

RCMP In Revelstoke End National Policing Week With Fundraising BBQ

Revelstoke RCMP say a public BBQ coinciding with National Policing Week raised $200 for the Revelstoke Women's Shelter, on Thursday. As part of National Policing Week, that Detachment provided detailed daily reports on their calls all week, with the intention of better informing the public of their active role in ... Read More...
5/15/2015

Free Yard And Metal Waste Event Continues On For Golden Residents

The CSRD's free yard and metal waste event ended for Shuswap and Revelstoke residents on Friday. Those in the Golden region are still welcome to bring their yard and metal waste to local landfills, and transfer stations, at no charge until the 30th of May. Acceptable yard waste items include ... Read More...

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22.05.2015

Missing costumes from tightrope walker Rick Wallenda found in Calgary

CALGARY - A Calgary drama teacher and her students helped recover and return a lost bag of costumes to a tightrope walker from the famous Wallenda family after it mysteriously showed up behind their school.

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22.05.2015

No charges against Casey Kasem's widow after his children accused her of abuse

LOS ANGELES, Calif. - Los Angeles prosecutors said Friday that they won't file elder abuse charges against Casey Kasem's widow despite efforts by three of the radio personality's children to have her prosecuted.

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