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Kamloops teen found

Jan 29, 2015 / 8:52 pm

6:15 p.m. update Shanna Dodman, 15, has been located in Logan Lake.  Kamloops RCMP said she was found "safe and sound" shortly after 4 p.m.    Kamloops RCMP are requesting the public's assistance locating a missing

Fire chief's daughter dies in crash

Jan 29, 2015 / 8:52 pm

Photo: Facebook The young Kelowna woman who lost her life Wednesday night in a car accident on Highway 33 has been identified as Alexandra Paulina Nyuli. She is reported to be the daughter of Joe Rich Fire Chief Curtis Nyuli, who was

The Phoenix back on campus

Jan 29, 2015 / 8:52 pm

Photo: Contributed Several months of less than ideal conditions later, the student-run UBC Okanagan newspaper is back on campus. After 25 years on campus, money issues forced The Phoenix into the editor's Rutland living room

Tire shop death ID'd

Jan 29, 2015 / 8:52 pm

Photo: Google Street View UPDATE JAN 29, 2015: The Kamloops man who lost his life in a tragic workplace accident has been identified by the BC Coroners Service. Nicklas Jay Kristen Taylor, 36, was a foreman at the Fountain Tire facility

Vernon's own MasterChef

Jan 29, 2015 / 8:52 pm

She's a mother of three, a dental hygienist, a foodie, a couponer – and she might be Canada's next MasterChef. Season two of the popular home-cook culinary competition MasterChef Canada begins this weekend, and one of Vernon's

Parkinson pool reopens

Jan 29, 2015 / 8:52 pm

Photo: UPDATE 9 A.M. JAN. 28: The main pool at the Parkinson Rec Centre has reopened. The pool was shut down at noon Sunday while maintenance crews worked to fix an issue with the filtration system. Some swim lessons and

What is organic? Gov't weighs in

Jan 29, 2015 / 8:52 pm

Photo: While there are hundreds of organic farmers and producers across the province, not all are “certified organic,” and the government is looking to change that. The Ministry of Agriculture is consulting with

Lake Country Food Bank wins big

Jan 29, 2015 / 8:52 pm

Photo: Contributed After weeks of anticipation and voting, Lake Country Food Bank found out Tuesday it has won a $100,000 grand prize in a national competition. The tiny operation says it has proved once again that “many hands make

Shot officer's family gives thanks

Jan 29, 2015 / 8:52 pm

It has been nearly two months since RCMP Cpl. Michaud was shot on duty in Kamloops. His recovery since the shooting has been difficult, but the officer continues to persevere. His family has come forward through the RCMP to

You don't need $25k a month

Jan 29, 2015 / 8:52 pm

Photo: Could you live on $25,000 a month? Most of us dream of that kind of income, but for one Vancouver couple it is apparently not enough to get by. Their plea for financial advice and confusion was shared by The