Kamloops News

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School district receiving $705,000 for classroom supplies

By Jill Sperling
February 20, 2017 - 7:02pm Updated: February 21, 2017 - 12:15am

KAMLOOPS — The province announced a $29.4 million grant on Sunday, Feb. 20, to assist school districts in acquiring the resources needed for B.C.'s new curriculum. 

Kamloops-Thompson School District officials met on Monday to discuss how their portion of the money would be used. 

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Kamloops SAR mobilized to find 7 missing snowboarders near Sun Peaks

By Chad Harris
February 20, 2017 - 7:00pm

KAMLOOPS —  Search and Rescue members are heading up to Sun Peaks at this hour to locate as many as 7 snowboarders who went out of bounds. 

Alan Hobler with KSAR told CFJC Today, "We are currently deploying our drone team, and we have 18 members heading up there."