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8/23/2016

One Person Hospitalized Following Monday Afternoon Crash In Salmon Arm

Salmon Arm RCMP have provided details on a Monday afternoon accident at Highway One at Highway 97B. Police say that a car was turning left off Highway One onto Highway 97B around 4PM when it was struck by an Eastbound SUV that was towing a boat. The car was badly ... Read More...
8/18/2016

Total Of Nine Bears Destroyed By Conservation Staff In Revelstoke

Monday Update: The Conservation Officer behind last week's euthanization of nine problem bears in Revelstoke says what's currently happening in that City is what he calls "unprecendented". Dan Bartol says there are too many homes, businesses, and campgrounds that don't have bear-proof garbage containment, and that un-picked fruit trees are ... Read More...
8/23/2016

Tappen Man Killed In Summerland ATV Accident

An ATV crash near Summerland has claimed the life of a 56 year old Tappen man. Summerland RCMP say the man was trying to navigate a small bicycle trail on Cartwright Mountain, when he lost control and rolled down a steep embankment. He was not wearing a seatbelt, and was ... Read More...
8/23/2016

Vernon Police Say There's No Criminal Link To Body Found In Local Creek

Vernon/North Okanagan RCMP have issued an update on the Saturday discovery of a man's body in Vernon Creek. Police say that the 47 year old male's death is non-suspicious, and that the RCMP will continue to support the Coroner's Service in its investigation. The name of the deceased has not ... Read More...
8/22/2016

Local Cops Report No Major Issues Related To Roots & Blues

It was another relatively quiet year for RCMP members watching over Salmon Arm's Roots & Blues Festival. Staff Sergeant Scott West says there was an increase in the number of calls for service, but that there were no significant incidents related to the Festival "There was no major occurrances directly ... Read More...

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23.08.2016

Toronto film festival stands behind 'The Birth of a Nation' amid controversy

TORONTO — The Toronto International Film Festival says it still stands behind "The Birth of a Nation," as a 17-year-old rape case looms heavily over the slavery drama that's slated to screen at the fest next month.

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23.08.2016

Minnesota Wild change goal song to Prince's 'Let's Go Crazy'

ST. PAUL, Minn. — The Minnesota Wild will celebrate their goals with Prince's song "Let's Go Crazy" this season.

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