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6/30/2015

Campfire Ban Begins Friday In Kamloops And Southeast Fire Centres

The Kamloops and Southeast Fire Centres have announced that a campfire ban will begin this Friday at Noon. Fire Information Officer Fanny Bernard says you can still cook outside, depening on what you use "People will still be allowed to use cooking stoves that use gas, propane, or briquettes; or ... Read More...
6/30/2015

Monday Night Thunderstorm Delivered 5,000+ Lightning Strikes

A Thunderstorm that moved through the Shuswap on Monday night has been credited with producing more than 5,000 lightning strikes, many of which were centered near Salmon Arm. Fire Information Officer Kelsey Winters told EzRock on Tuesday that Monday's storm certainly brought more lightning than what's usually seen. Winters notes ... Read More...
6/29/2015

Revelstoke Sets Mark For Hottest Day Of June In Local Historical Record

The City of Revelstoke crushed a pair of weather records on Sunday. Environment Canada's Lisa Coldwells says Revelstoke reached 39.9 degrees, meaning it was not only the hottest June 28th in Revelstoke history, but also the hottest day of June ever recorded in Revelstoke "The hottest day in June in ... Read More...
6/29/2015

Eagle Valley Rescue Staff Save Injured Hang Glider Near Sicamous

An injured hang glider needed the assistance of Search and Rescue staff on Sunday afternoon, after an accident in the Mara Heights area, South of Sicamous. John Moore with Eagle Valley Search and Rescue says his staff performed a long-line rescue operation during that call, despite the fact that most ... Read More...
6/29/2015

Highway Improvement Plans For SA's West-End Now Available Online

Salmon Arm residents who missed out on last week's information meeting about Highway improvements for the West-end of Salmon Arm can now review the Ministry of Transportation's plans online. Transportation Minister Todd Stone visited Salmon Arm last Wednesday to present those long-awaited designs. You can view those plans by clicking ... Read More...

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30.06.2015

Misty Copeland, voice for diversity in ballet, named first black female principal at ABT

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Misty Copeland, the Missouri-born ballerina who's become a forceful voice for diversity in ballet and achieved a celebrity that far transcends that rarified world, was named principal dancer at American Ballet Theatre on Tuesday — the first African-American woman to reach that status in the company's 75-year history.

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30.06.2015

Getting beyond the news, Fox launches a weekend real estate program

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Watch out, HGTV. Fox News Channel is getting into the real estate television business.

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