Jill Sperling

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River swimmer draws large response by emergency services

By Jill Sperling
March 24, 2018 - 2:19pm Updated: March 24, 2018 - 4:02pm

KAMLOOPS — A man swimming in the river got plenty of attention from emergency crews early Saturday afternoon. 

RCMP, BC Ambulance, and Kamloops Fire Rescue were called out at around 1:30 p.m. for a man clinging to an old bridge support in the Thompson River. 

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Kamloops father cautioning parents after son was pricked by used needle

By Jill Sperling
March 22, 2018 - 4:35pm Updated: March 22, 2018 - 5:21pm

KAMLOOPS — With the snow melting and schools on spring break, many kids are heading outside to enjoy their free time. 

But, a Kamloops father is asking parents to talk to their children about needles before letting them out of their sight.