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Detour opens at washout

Apr 28, 2017 / 5:13 pm

A temporary detour has opened around a washout that destroyed part of Eagle Bay Road on Shuswap Lake. The Ministry of Transportation said Friday afternoon the...

Washout sudden, powerful

Apr 28, 2017 / 12:02 pm

Crews have brought in heavy equipment and are clearing debris at Eagle Bay Road, but there is no word when it will be passable. On Thursday, a torrent of water...

Landslide, flooding fears

Apr 28, 2017 / 5:00 am

Concerns in the Shuswap over the possibility of further floods or landslides are heading to Victoria. Politicians attending the Southern Interior Local...

Washout destroys road

Apr 27, 2017 / 7:40 pm

A torrent of water has completely washed out Eagle Bay Road, on Shuswap Lake. The Shuswap Emergency Program has activated an Emergency Operations Centre after...

Stabbing taken seriously

Apr 27, 2017 / 8:53 am

Officials with the North Okanagan-Shuswap School District are investigating a stabbing on a school bus two weeks ago. “A young student brought a...

Landslides causing concern

Apr 26, 2017 / 7:52 pm

Provincial candidates in the Shuswap district have been talking about landslides and not the political kind. During Tuesday night's debate, candidates were...

Shuswap candidates spar

Apr 26, 2017 / 5:00 am

The issues of health care and the economy dominated an all-candidates debate in Enderby Tuesday, as the four candidates vying for the job of Shuswap MLA...

Evacuation order lifted

Apr 23, 2017 / 5:12 pm

UPDATE: 5:12 p.m. An evacuation order for 10 Silver Creek properties has been lifted following a geotechnical survey of the area. "The Ministry of Forests,...