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Time a ticking to ensure Christmas cards and presents arrive on time

By Vanessa Ybarra
December 8, 2017 - 6:06pm Updated: December 8, 2017 - 6:44pm

KAMLOOPS — Ready or not Christmas is just over two weeks away and the rush is on to get the Christmas cards and parcels in the mail to ensure they arrive in time for the big day.

No matter how many Christmases pass, many of us still wait until the last minute to get to the post office.

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Christmas train gets Kamloopsians in the holiday spirit

By Vanessa Ybarra
December 7, 2017 - 11:24am Updated: December 7, 2017 - 1:35pm

KAMLOOPS — Those looking to get into the 'Spirit of Christmas' are invited to hop aboard the Kamloops Heritage Railway Society's train for a festive ride along the Thompson River.

The annual Christmas-themed train ride gets rolling Friday with an adults only event at 7 p.m.