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Thousands of books collected during literacy week

By Tanya Cronin
January 28, 2016 - 4:48pm Updated: January 28, 2016 - 5:48pm

KAMLOOPS — It's well known that reading and writing are fundamental skills for learning in school, and have an impact on an individual's ability to succeed in life. But research shows far too many adults have low literacy skills, and fewer parents are taking the time to read to their children.

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Robertson trial continues under Voir Dire in B.C. Supreme Court

By Jessica Lepp
January 28, 2016 - 4:11pm Updated: January 28, 2016 - 7:05pm

KAMLOOPS — In B.C. Supreme Court today, January 28th, the trial of Jason and Sarah Robertson continued. They face numerous firearms charges.

The case was in Voir Dire today, also known as a trial within a trial, in which a judge is determining the admissibility of evidence.