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3/6/2015

Environment Ministry Issues Another Dust Advisory Issued For Golden

B.C's Ministry of Environment issued another Dust Advisory for Golden on Friday, with expectations that high concentrations of dust will remain in the air through the weekend. As with previous advisories, residents are advised to avoid strenuous outdoor activities, and to keep their doors and windows closed to reduce exposure. ... Read More...
3/6/2015

Unseasonably Dry Conditions Cause Concern For Kamloops Fire Centre

Dry conditions throughout much of the Southern Interior have forced staff with the Kamloops Fire Centre to urge caution and preparedness among those conducting spring burning. Information Officer Kelsey Winters says our current conditions are well ahead of schedule "We're experience fire behaviour and conditions that we normally dont see ... Read More...
3/6/2015

CBT To Provide $325,000 In Funding For Avalanche Canada

The Columbia Basin Trust has announced an agreement to help fund operations at Avalanche Canada with $325,000 over a two year time-frame. Avalanche Canada Executive Director Gilles Valade says the agreement between the two groups is a natural fit "The Basin area is the only area that is entirely covered ... Read More...
3/5/2015

RCMP Find Peaceful End To Incident Involving Distraught Man With A Gun

A Wednesday incident involving a distraught man with a firearm on a property near Salmon Arm ended peacefully, as RCMP were able to de-escalate the situation. An RCMP Police Dog, and the Southeast District Emergency Response Team attended the scene on Black Road, and Southeast District Constable Kris Clark says ... Read More...
3/5/2015

Telus To Bring Fibre Optic Cable Service To Revelstoke This Summer

Telus has announced plans to bring fibre optic cables to the majority of Revelstoke homes, and businesses, this Summer. A Thursday release states that Telus has hopes to connect 90% of the City to its fibre optic cables, which will bring a noticeable increase in internet speeds. Mayor Mark McKee ... Read More...

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06.03.2015

Doctor who helped Harrison Ford after plane crash shocked to find actor he grew up watching

LOS ANGELES, Calif. - Dr. Sanjay Khurana was close to finishing a golf game when a vintage plane clipped a tree and "dropped like a rock" onto the next hole's green. He rushed to the crash, finding a pilot bleeding from a deep gash in his head.

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06.03.2015

Fox News hires Alveda King as commentator for network

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Fox News Channel says it has hired Alveda King, a niece of the late civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr., as a commentator for the network.

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