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Increased number of students accessing TRU's food bank

By Jessica Lepp
January 20, 2016 - 12:29pm Updated: January 20, 2016 - 2:15pm

KAMLOOPS — With the ever rising cost of produce, tuition and housing, Thompson Rivers University is seeing an increase in the number of students utilizing the food bank.

Students can access the food bank at the TRU student union member services desk in the Campus Activity Centre.

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BC Government announces new nursing positions province wide

By Chad Harris
January 19, 2016 - 11:54am Updated: January 19, 2016 - 3:43pm

KAMLOOPS — Health Minister Terry Lake announced a major province-wide nursing hire this morning, as well as a recruitment drive funded in part by the BC Nurses Union.

Lake says about 300 nurses will be hired full time in Interior Health, but hundreds more across the province.