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Aquamation instead of cremation?

Aquamation instead of cremation?

When faced with the death of a loved one, British Columbians can only choose between burial and fire cremation. A group in Kamloops is advocating alkaline hydrolysis, also known as aquamation, as another choice
Goose gets golden welcome by Kamloops Mounties

Goose gets golden welcome by Kamloops Mounties

A baby goose is recovering on a farm after the Kamloops RCMP helped it fly the coop
Pilot project near Overlanders Bridge will be made permanent

Pilot project near Overlanders Bridge will be made permanent

The city recently decommissioned a traffic light, closed the right lane accessing the bridge from Victoria Street West and installed a merge lane
Bruin browses for brunch in Kamloops

Bruin browses for brunch in Kamloops

 The city’s garbage bylaw prohibits bins from being placed curbside until at least 4 a.m. on collection day between April 1 and Nov. 30
WALLACE: Fill those arms with needed funding

WALLACE: Fill those arms with needed funding

British Columbia’s medical system covers infertility investigations and initial treatments, but it does not cover many treatments, including in-vitro fertilization
Trudeau says Ottawa is ready to help with reconciliation process

Trudeau says Ottawa is ready to help with reconciliation process

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was in Tk’emlúps on May 23 to take part in a day of ceremony, a year after the band announced the discovery of 200 probable graves near the former residential school
Quaaout Lodge will be rebuilt, says Little Shuswap Lake Band

Quaaout Lodge will be rebuilt, says Little Shuswap Lake Band

The entire guest wing of rooms was destroyed by a fire on May 22, the cause of which is under investigation; lodge and Talking Rock Golf Course remain closed
Day of ceremony continues at Tk’emlúps

Day of ceremony continues at Tk’emlúps

Governor General Mary Simon has spoken, while Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Tk’emlúps Kúkpi7 (Chief) Rosanne Casimir will end the day with closing remarks at 7 p.m.
Prime minister to visit Tk’emlúps on May 23

Prime minister to visit Tk’emlúps on May 23

Justin Trudeau will attend the final part of the day-long memorial marking the first anniversary of the discovery of probable graves on band land
Shuswap resort damaged by fire

Shuswap resort damaged by fire

The blaze at Quaaout Lodge in Squilax broke out on Sunday morning (May 22)