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52 Year Old Malakwa Man Killed In Motorcycle Crash Near Sicamous

Officials with Revelstoke's Trans Canada East Traffic Services say that a 52 year old man from Malakwa died in a Thursday night accident on Highway 97A, South of Sicamous. RCMP say that two motorcycles were travelling Northbound on the Highway when one rider struck a rock face. A release states ... Read More...

Revelstoke Fire Department Honours 25 Year Veteran

Revelstoke's Mayor was in attendance this week as the Revelstoke Fire Department honoured 25 years of service from career firefighter Jim Blake. Mark McKee says he had a chance to pass on his well-wishes to two members of the local team "Brad Fawcett is relocating out of Revelstoke and I ... Read More...

National Day Of Mourning Event Tuesday At Salmon Arm's Marine Park

Canada's National Day of Mourning for workers killed on the job marks its 31st anniversary on Tuesday. Salmon Arm's Marine Park will host a public ceremony that day, at 11AM. Worksafe BC's Trish Knight-Chernecki says the day of rememberance is now more than a National event "On April 28th, 1991, ... Read More...

Restrictions Upcoming For Much Of Kamloops Fire Centre

Officials with the Kamloops Fire Centre say restrictions on the size of open fires will take effect on Friday, May 15th. That change does not apply to those in the Salmon Arm and Clearwater Fire Zones. The Kamloops Fire Centre says it has dealt with 12 wildfire incidents since the ... Read More...

Two Vehicle Accident Near Armstrong Ends With Vehicle In Flames

RCMP with Vernon/North Okanagan Detachment say that the driver of a pick-up truck will face a violation ticket, after turning into the path of a sedan on Highway 97A, this Wednesday. Spokesperson Gord Molendyk no one was hurt, but that the Highway near Armstrong was forced to close after the ... Read More...

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Bruce Jenner tells Diane Sawyer he identifies as a woman, his brain is more female than male

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Former Olympic champion Bruce Jenner told the world that "for all intents and purposes, I am a woman" in an extraordinary television interview aired Friday about gender confusion he first felt as a youngster trying on his mother's and sister's dresses.



Keith Urban, Wilco, Hozier, Jimmy Cliff headline opening day of Jazz Fest

NEW ORLEANS - Friday's opening day of the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival highlighted a worldwide spectrum of musical influences, from the alternative Chicago-based rock band Wilco to Irish singer-guitarist Hozier and the Jamaican and reggae stylings of singer Jimmy Cliff.


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