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Kamloops father cautioning parents after son was pricked by used needle

By Jill Sperling
March 22, 2018 - 4:35pm Updated: March 22, 2018 - 5:21pm

KAMLOOPS — With the snow melting and schools on spring break, many kids are heading outside to enjoy their free time. 

But, a Kamloops father is asking parents to talk to their children about needles before letting them out of their sight. 

Image Credit: CFJC Today/Kent Simmonds

Tick season has arrived

By Tanya Cronin
March 22, 2018 - 4:15pm Updated: March 22, 2018 - 6:28pm

KAMLOOPS — As the snow melts and temperatures rise, 'ticks' are starting to become active in the Southern Interior. Most ticks in the region don't pose a threat to humans, but there's always a risk to anyone spending time outdoors.

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