Provincial Politics

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Nicola Valley Fish and Game Club wins public access to lakes near Merritt

By Chad Klassen
December 7, 2018 - 2:22pm Updated: December 7, 2018 - 5:35pm

KAMLOOPS — Members of the Nicola Valley Fish and Game Club walked out of the Kamloops Courthouse on Friday in jubilation, now knowing the gates to Stoney Lake Road will be unlocked and public access to both Stoney and Minnie Lakes near Merritt has been granted. 

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City looking for money saving avenues ahead of tabling 2019 budget

By Dylana Milobar
December 5, 2018 - 3:32pm Updated: December 5, 2018 - 5:22pm

KAMLOOPS — As Kamloops taxpayers start paying close attention to just how much their costs will increase this year, part of that swell is actually out of the city's hands.

City council passed the provisional budget yesterday (Dec. 4), with a planned 3.38 per cent increase.