Jill Sperling

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Kamloops hoping to help milk bank with short supply

By Jill Sperling
January 17, 2017 - 10:31am Updated: January 17, 2017 - 5:49pm

KAMLOOPS — The BC Women's Provincial Milk Bank is struggling to keep donor milk on the shelves. The bank is down to about 4,000 ounces of human milk, but requires around 30,000 ounces a week to supply sick or premature babies with the important nutrients found in breast milk. 

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Ice and avalanche risks rise with increasing temperature

By Jill Sperling
January 16, 2017 - 4:52pm Updated: January 17, 2017 - 9:23am

KAMLOOPS — Kamloops will see a reprieve from the cold weather this week, with temperatures reaching well above zero. While that sounds like good news for the outdoor enthusiast, it could spell trouble for those who fail to plan for changing conditions.