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5/27/2015

Province To Send 88 Fire Staff To Alberta, CSRD Not Asked For Support

The CSRD's Regional Fire Chief Kenn Mount says there's yet been no request from the Province for the CSRD to send fire-fighting help to Alberta. The Province announced on Wednesday that 88 fire personnel and two aircrafts will head from B.C to Alberta for fire suppression support, but Mount says ... Read More...
5/27/2015

CSRD Brass Prepared For Two-Day Move Into New Office Space

The CSRD's new office building on Salmon Arm's waterfront is almost ready to serve the region. Regional District CAO Charles Hamilton says staff will move into the building in just over two weeks, and that moving efforts will leave their offices closed for two days time "June 12th, and Monday, ... Read More...
5/27/2015

Nickelodean Museum In Revelstoke Plans Move To Vancouver Island

A post on the website for the Revelstoke Nickelodeon Museum states that the owners are packing up shop, and moving. The web address for the attraction on Revelstoke's First Street West states that the Museum will be re-locating to the Vancouver Island community of Cowichan Valley, but doesn't provide a ... Read More...
5/27/2015

Invasive Species Public Forum In Salmon Arm On Thursday

Salmon Arm's Deo Lutheran Church will be the host of a public forum on invasive species this Thursday, at 7PM. The event hosted by the Wetlands Alliance will feature keynote speaker Robyn Hooper of the local Columbia Shuswap Invasive Species Society. Representatives from the Shuswap Trail Alliance, and Thompson Rivers ... Read More...
5/26/2015

Three Missing Shuswap Hunters Located Alive By Northern Mounties

RCMP in Northen B.C say that three hunters from the Shuswap's Anglemont area were located on Tuesday morning. Police say that Marcus Glass, Thomas Glass, and Enrico Marosi were reported missing on Sunday after they failed to return home on schedule. The trio had last been seen buying gas in ... Read More...

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27.05.2015

Cavs' sweep of Hawks gives TNT 7 per cent increase in viewers from 2014 conference finals

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Cleveland's four-game sweep of Atlanta in the Eastern Conference finals averaged 6.8 million viewers on TNT, a 7 per cent increase from last season's coverage.

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27.05.2015

Jonathan Franzen talks up, and around, his new novel at publishing convention

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Writing has become no easier for Jonathan Franzen, whose fifth novel comes out this fall.

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