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Neckerbombing mission

Neckerbombing mission

The Wildfire Memorial downtown — and other statues in the downtown core — were draped with neckers during the recent chilly spell. The “neckerbombing” honours Lord Baden Powell and the scouting movement he founded more than a century ago.
A priceless exchange rate

A priceless exchange rate

Exchange students from Quebec joined Westsyde secondary students in exploring the Secwepemc Museum and Heritage Park while historian Jackie Sevec detailed the history of the pit house, a dwelling commonly used by First Nations in the 19th century.
Warming up for the Coldest Night

Warming up for the Coldest Night

Venture Kamloops staff Cindy Dueck (left), Jamie Mayes, chef Mike O'Reilly and executive director Jim Anderson serve up barbecued hot dogs and hot chocolate to Fresh Inc.
A desire to expand Overlander Days

A desire to expand Overlander Days

An expanded Overlander Days and a better-utilized Spirit Square are on the North Shore Business Improvement Association’s agenda for 2014. Association general manager Steven Puhallo was at Kamloops city council on Tuesday, Feb.
Ommmmmmmmm

Ommmmmmmmm

Berwick on the Park recreation assistant Janet Paterson (left) leads a group of active seniors in a yoga class during the fourth-annual Seniors Healthy Living Expo on Wednesday, Feb. 19.
Woodn't a break be nice?

Woodn't a break be nice?

Thompson Rivers University work-experience program student Sean Billings relaxes on a day off from classes by playing a video game on his mobile device in Student Street. Dave Eagles photo/KTW
Peeved — and letting public know

Peeved — and letting public know

Jim Smith from the small town of Likely stands outside the Kamloops WorkSafe BC office on Battle Street and Third Avenue downtown this week, protesting the worker’s compensation review board’s ruling on his assessment for disability pension.
Andre's has Olympic fever

Andre's has Olympic fever

Celebrating Team Canada’s late third period go-ahead goal against Latvia on Wednesday, Feb. 19, are staff and friends at Andrea’s on Notre Dame.
TRUE HEARTS

TRUE HEARTS

Courtney Motzek (left) receives a bouquet of fresh flowers from her boyfriend Matt Allard on Valentine's Day. Allard dropped by Thompson Rivers University on his break to brighten Motzek's day with some winter romance.
PHOTOS: FAMILY DAY FUN AT THE TCC INDOOR GRAN FONDO

PHOTOS: FAMILY DAY FUN AT THE TCC INDOOR GRAN FONDO

The City of Kamloops’ annual Indoor Gran Fondo Family Day Weekend Festival was held at the Tournament Capital Centre, with myriad activities for all ages. Allen Douglas photos/KTW