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South Kam Secondary students keep Terry Fox's memory alive

By Vanessa Ybarra
September 29, 2017 - 4:26pm Updated: September 29, 2017 - 5:26pm

KAMLOOPS — Hundreds of students ran to support cancer research Friday morning in South Kamloops Secondary's annual Terry Fox Run.

This year marks the third year the school's held the run in honour of Terry Fox who began his Marathon of Hope to raise money for cancer research in 1980.

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School District 73 adds two rural teachers-teaching-on-call assignments

By Jill Sperling
September 27, 2017 - 4:29pm Updated: September 27, 2017 - 5:27pm

KAMLOOPS — School District 73 is creating two new positions to address a shortage of teachers-teaching-on-call (TTOC) positions in rural communities.

One posting is being created in Chase, and the other in Barriere, two communities that struggled to fill vacancies last school year.