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SD73 announces traffic safety improvements for Westmount Elementary School

By Greg Fry
April 17, 2018 - 9:10am Updated: April 17, 2018 - 5:27pm

KAMLOOPS — Traffic safety improvements are coming to Westmount Elementary School.

School District 73 announced the changes after sharing the options with the Westmount Parents Advisory Council and school parents at a meeting Monday night.

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TNRD Bookmobile for Sale

By Adam Donnelly
April 13, 2018 - 4:28pm Updated: April 13, 2018 - 5:30pm

KAMLOOPS — It’s brought the library to thousands of residents of the Thompson Nicola Regional District, but soon it could be yours. The TNRD is awaiting completion of their new mobile library truck - which means they’re selling the old Bookmobile in a closed bid auction next week.

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SD73: Minivan incident a chance to discuss 'stranger danger' with kids

By Greg Fry
April 13, 2018 - 2:35pm Updated: April 13, 2018 - 5:31pm

KAMLOOPS — An unsettling incident near Brock Middle School has prompted the Kamloops School District to remind parents to discuss the concept of 'stranger danger' with their kids.

SD73 spokesperson Robert Koopmans says it stems from something that happened Thursday.

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Soberlak's message to bus crash survivors: 'All of us are part of your family'

By Greg Fry
April 12, 2018 - 1:37pm Updated: April 12, 2018 - 5:26pm

KAMLOOPS — Powerful, emotional and meaningful.

Those are just three of the adjectives Peter Soberlak used to describe his trip to Saskatchewan to meet with survivors of last week's tragic bus crash that claimed the lives of 16 people and injured 13 others.