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Kamloops transport company tapping into Indigenous labour market

By Adam Donnelly
October 24, 2017 - 4:48pm Updated: October 24, 2017 - 5:27pm

KAMLOOPS — In a recent report The Centre for the Study of Living Standards outlined the fact that Indigenous people in Canada are underemployed, but the potential impact those Indigenous Canadians could have in emerging job markets could be quite significant.

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Clearing fire-damaged forests 'top priority' for NDP

By Vanessa Ybarra
October 15, 2017 - 4:11pm Updated: October 17, 2017 - 4:42am

KAMLOOPS — The NDP says clearing wildfire-ravaged forests is a top priority in the months ahead.

Speaking at a press event in Kamloops over the weekend, Premier John Horgan says it's imperative forest crews get into areas quickly to lower the risk of a repeat next summer.