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Kamloops veteran says Liberals' lifelong disability pension plan creates confusion

By Jill Sperling
December 20, 2017 - 4:16pm Updated: December 20, 2017 - 5:48pm

KAMLOOPS — The federal government is promising to re-establish life-long pensions for injured and disabled veterans, but one local veteran says the Liberals' pension plan has only created confusion.

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Ashcroft girl brightens the season for local fire departments with $6K donation

By Jill Sperling
December 19, 2017 - 4:03pm Updated: December 19, 2017 - 5:37pm

ASHCROFT, B.C. — Over the summer thousands of B.C. residents came together to help those who were displaced by the worst wildfire season on record. 

Fire Departments worked tirelessly through the tense summer moths, ensuring the safety of their local communities. 

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Teachers wanted: B.C. at 'crisis' point in effort to fill jobs, jobs, jobs

By The Canadian Press
December 10, 2017 - 9:03am

VANCOUVER, B.C. — Teachers have their pick of jobs in British Columbia, but the head of their union warns that some students are going without their specially trained educators who are covering substitute positions that districts haven't been able to fill.