Kamloops News

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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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Students study science to solve murder mystery

By Jill Sperling
July 18, 2016 - 4:35pm Updated: July 18, 2016 - 5:22pm

KAMLOOPS — High school students are working to solve a murder mystery during a five-day workshop for youth with a keen interest in science. 

Seventeen students from schools in BC and Alberta have gathered at Thompson Rivers University for the Genome BC Geneskool Summer Camp this week.