Local News

8/4/2015

37 Fire Staff Still Working At Site Of Bolean Lake Fire Near Falkland

B.C's Wildfire Management Branch says the Bolean Lake fire near Falkland saw only minimal growth over the weekend, and remains 90% contained. Fire Information Officer Kelsey Winters has details on the number of staff who were working on that fire as of Tuesday "We have 15 contract firefighters on site ... Read More...
8/4/2015

Revelstoke RCMP Seek Tips After Break-Ins At Rona And Bottle Depot

RCMP in Revelstoke are asking the public for assistance after break-ins at two local businesses on Friday night. Police say two suspects broke in to the Revelstoke Bottle Depot and stole a small amount of cash, before cutting a hole in a fence and gaining access to the Rona Building ... Read More...
8/4/2015

Impaired Drivers Main Issue For SA RCMP Over Holiday Weekend

Salmon Arm RCMP say the long weekend left them with a number of traffic files to deal with, but no major incidents. A Tuesday release from the local Detachment states that the RCMP conducted 15 impaired driving investigations over the weekend that resulted in 10 drivers removed from the roads, ... Read More...
7/30/2015

Long Weekend Road Safety

Over the B.C. Day long weekend, on average, five people are killed and 530 injured in crashes across the province. Fifty of these crashes are a result of impaired driving. The B.C. government, police and ICBC are asking drivers heading off on road trips this weekend to make smart choices ... Read More...
7/30/2015

Warm Weather Stalls Fishing on Middle Shuswap River

  The Government  is suspending fishing in Middle Shuswap River due to warm water temperatures and low flows.   Effective today, all angling downstream of Shuswap Falls to Mable Lake is prohibited. The closure has been put in place to protect fish stocks at a time when they are vulnerable ... Read More...

Entertainment News

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04.08.2015

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra takes on Elvis Presley's catalogue

NEW YORK, N.Y. - A new CD scheduled for release in October will unite the music of Elvis Presley with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra on songs like "Burning Love" and "Love Me Tender."

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04.08.2015

Police: James Bond actor Pierce Brosnan stopped at Vermont airport checkpoint with knife

BURLINGTON, Vt. - Police say former James Bond actor Pierce Brosnan has been stopped at a Vermont airport security checkpoint because of a knife he was carrying.

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