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Rescue crews scour waters in Cache Creek for missing firefighter

By James Peters / Jill Sperling
May 5, 2017 - 1:07pm Updated: May 5, 2017 - 11:11pm

CACHE CREEK, B.C. — A frantic search for the village fire chief has been launched in Cache Creek.

In response to an overnight rain storm, Clayton Cassidy went out in the pre-dawn hours Friday to check the level of Cache Creek itself.

CFJC Today to partner with Armchair Mayor News, add slate of columnists

By James Peters / Jill Sperling
November 9, 2016 - 2:01pm Updated: November 9, 2016 - 6:26pm

KAMLOOPS — There will be a number of new voices and opinions on CFJC Today beginning next week.

The news portal will be welcoming four new columnists to offer commentary on politics, technology, environment and all other issues that matter to the local community.

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Kamloops Lafarge plant to close, 26 layoffs expected

By James Peters / Jill Sperling
October 20, 2016 - 11:20am Updated: October 20, 2016 - 5:51pm

KAMLOOPS — Lafarge Canada has announced the company's Kamloops plant is shutting down.

Lafarge says it will "mothball" the local cement plant, and blames the decision on market conditions in Western Canada, which are "not expected to improve significantly for the forseeable future."