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Campfire bans issued around B.C.

Campfire bans issued around B.C.

The BC Wildfire Service is implementing bans in the Kamloops Fire Centre and the Southeast Fire Centre

Campfire bans issued around B.C.
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UPDATED: 1,500 residents on evacuation alert as Peachland under state of emergency

The Mount Eneas wildfire has forced an evacuation alert of 596 properties

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Through your lens: Okanagan wildfires

Check out some of the captivating images and video from social media of the wildfires

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Motorists were stuck along Highway 97 as RCMP closed the road due to a nearby wildfire. Image: Dean Taylor/Kelowna Capital News

Wildfires erupt in B.C. Okanagan forcing evacuation orders and a highway closure

Check out a list of up-to-date information on blazes happening within the Kamloops Wildfire Centre.

Motorists were stuck along Highway 97 as RCMP closed the road due to a nearby wildfire. Image: Dean Taylor/Kelowna Capital News
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Coquihalla reopens following serious crash

A single vehicle crash has shut down northbound lanes on Highway 5

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Diamonds in space: The final frontier of proposals

Diamonds in space: The final frontier of proposals

As of 2022 for $145 million you could propose to your love while orbiting the moon

Diamonds in space: The final frontier of proposals
20-year-old Ryan Shtuka was reported missing in the resort town of Sun Peaks Feb. 17 after he failed to show up for work. His parents, Heather and Scott Shtuka, have travelled from Beaumont, Alta. to conduct daily searches for their son in the months since his disappearance. (Image credit: Wikimedia Commons/B.C. RCMP)

Search continues as missing Sun Peaks man’s family returns home

The family of Ryan Shtuka returns to Alberta without their son

20-year-old Ryan Shtuka was reported missing in the resort town of Sun Peaks Feb. 17 after he failed to show up for work. His parents, Heather and Scott Shtuka, have travelled from Beaumont, Alta. to conduct daily searches for their son in the months since his disappearance. (Image credit: Wikimedia Commons/B.C. RCMP)
Police on the lookout for drunk drivers this Canada Day weekend

Police on the lookout for drunk drivers this Canada Day weekend

ICBC and police are warning drivers to plan ahead of the nation’s birthday

Police on the lookout for drunk drivers this Canada Day weekend
Slack resumes and all is well again

Slack resumes and all is well again

The popular messaging service Slack is having connectivity issues

Slack resumes and all is well again
B.C. man surprised after used needle falls from sky

B.C. man surprised after used needle falls from sky

A Vernon resident said a syringe fell out of the sky and landed at his feet

B.C. man surprised after used needle falls from sky
B.C. turns up the heat

B.C. turns up the heat

Environment Canada has issued a special weather statement for most the province due to high temperatures

B.C. turns up the heat
10 reports of feces falling from sky across B.C.

10 reports of feces falling from sky across B.C.

Transport Canada is investigating reports across B.C. and Saskatchewan

10 reports of feces falling from sky across B.C.
Former B.C. TV news anchor suffers from hearing loss

Former B.C. TV news anchor suffers from hearing loss

Tony Parsons is speaking out about the importance of getting your hearing checked

Former B.C. TV news anchor suffers from hearing loss
Crash causes delays on Coquihalla

Crash causes delays on Coquihalla

A lane closure is in effect near Coldwater Road on Highway 5

Crash causes delays on Coquihalla
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Bend and snap, Legally Blonde is back

It’s confirmed Reese Whitherspoon will star in Legally Blonde 3

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BC Lions trade turf for surf at aquafit class

The BC Lions crashed an aquafit class in Kamloops this week

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Buy a lotto ticket and be a hero to B.C. burn victims

The Hometown Heroes Lottery is offering up seven grand prizes including a home in Lake Country

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Fatal motorbike crash near Kamloops

Fatal motorbike crash near Kamloops

The incident shut Highway 5A for several hours Wednesday evening

Fatal motorbike crash near Kamloops
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Wildfire sparks near Merritt

As residents in Merritt deal with flooding issues a wildfire broke out on Monday afternoon

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Flooding closes Highway 8 near Merritt

Water has rushed over the 10-mile bridge near Merritt

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