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Happy campers: wet weather means prohibition postponed

By James Peters / Chad Harris / Jill Sperling
July 19, 2016 - 2:38pm Updated: July 20, 2016 - 4:38pm

KAMLOOPS — There is still no campfire prohibition in place for the Kamloops Fire Centre, and judging from the forecast, a ban won't be necessary for at least the next few days.

Last year, the province banned campfires in the Kamloops area on July 3.

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Sunny outlook for Shuswap businesses despite rainy weather

By James Peters / Chad Harris
July 19, 2016 - 11:30am

SCOTCH CREEK, B.C. — Tourism-related businesses in the Shuswap region say the rainy July is definitely taking a chunk out of their revenue, but it's not disastrous.

Barbara Rivest of Shuswap Unique Adventure Tours was one of several tourism operators who spoke to CFJC.