Provincial Politics

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Kamloops residents recognized for going "Above and Beyond" during 2017 Wildfires

By Adam Donnelly
October 16, 2017 - 4:36pm Updated: October 16, 2017 - 5:08pm

KAMLOOPS — On Saturday, Premier John Horgan came to Kamloops to announce a new provincial award which recognizes those people and organizations who went above and beyond during this spring’s floods and the summer’s wildfire crisis.

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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.