Business & Economy

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Salmon expert chides DFO for potentially reckless fisheries management

By James Peters
September 23, 2018 - 2:23pm

SCOTCH CREEK, B.C. — A B.C. salmon expert is sounding the alarm about what may be lower-than-expected numbers for the world famous Adams River salmon return this year.

A dominant year for spawning salmon in the Fraser River system arrives every four years, and 2018 is a dominant year.

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Training underway for employees of first BC cannabis store in Kamloops

By Jill Sperling
September 18, 2018 - 4:41pm Updated: September 19, 2018 - 5:04am

KAMLOOPS — Come October 17 recreational marijuana will be legal, but there will only be one B.C. cannabis store in operation, and it will be in Kamloops. 

The B.C. Liquor Distribution Branch put out a call for employees in July.