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Kamloops firefighters learn survival techniques for high-risk situations

By Jill Sperling
May 11, 2018 - 3:50pm Updated: May 11, 2018 - 5:24pm

KAMLOOPS — When a structure fire breaks out, firefighters jump into action, battling the blaze and even running into the inferno to ensure no one is left inside. 

It's a dangerous decision, one that could be deadly without the proper training. 

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City activates Emergency Operations Centre for spring flooding

By Tanya Cronin
May 9, 2018 - 4:47pm Updated: May 9, 2018 - 5:26pm

KAMLOOPS — Rainfall and rising temperatures are keeping the threat of flooding in this province, very much 'top of mind'. In Kamloops, water levels in local creeks are being monitored closely, and Wednesday, the city activated its Emergency Operations Centre.