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Latest Articles from Tereza Verenca

Where are they now?

Dec 1, 2020 / 12:00 pm

Photo: BC SPCA A before and after photo of Floki. It's been almost one year since 17 husky puppies and two adult dogs were rescued from a property in the province's Interior. The pups were found living outside in the snow — shivering,

Kamloops loves its sushi

Dec 1, 2020 / 11:00 am

Photo: Contributed Skip The Dishes is out with its annual snapshot of what locals ordered most of in the last 330-plus days. Sushi ranked as the third most-ordered item in Kamloops. Burgers took the top spot, followed by second-place

Missing woman found safe

Dec 1, 2020 / 9:49 am

Photo: Brendan Kergin Kamloops RCMP say they've located the woman reported as missing yesterday. Sgt. Darren Michels says she was found safe this morning, with help from the public.

Let's talk screens & teens

Dec 1, 2020 / 4:00 am

Photo: Unsplash Equipping teens with the tools they need to navigate our "current screen-filled society" is the topic of a newly released on-demand film. Filmmaker and physician Dr. Delaney Ruston is out with her second Screenagers documentary. Next

24 days of Loops music

Dec 1, 2020 / 4:00 am

Photo: Loops Loops, with Kevin Roy (left) and Jon Fennell. A Kamloops band has created an advent calendar for locals to enjoy. It doesn't involve getting surprised with gourmet chocolate, tea or wine. Rather, music. Starting

$36,000 raised in 3 hours

Nov 28, 2020 / 4:00 am

Photo: Contributed Dinner served, drive-thru style. Kamloops' generosity was on full display on Nov. 13 during a drive-thru dinner at Colombo Lodge. The event, hosted by the ICCHA/Wish Fund, raised $36,630. In three hours,

SD73 treated to symphony

Nov 27, 2020 / 7:00 pm

Photo: Pexels Students in the Kamloops-Thompson School District will have an opportunity to listen to the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra (VSO) — virtually. Thanks to an ArtStarts grant, SD73 has received access to the VSO's online

Burn victim back at home

Nov 27, 2020 / 3:18 pm

Photo: GoFundMe Bill Fowler. On Oct. 12, around 4 p.m., Bill Fowler went outside to light a bonfire. It wasn't anything out of the ordinary, his daughter Angelina Gibson tells Castanet. It's something he often did on his 10-acre

Support local with new box

Nov 24, 2020 / 3:13 pm

Photo: Contributed The foodie box. Three food businesses based in Kamloops have banded together to support the Royal Inland Hospital Foundation.  Wild Mountain Jun, Honest Elixirs and Local Pulse have created the Kamloops Holiday

Deadpool sends b-day msg

Nov 24, 2020 / 1:00 pm

Photo: Screengrab The look on Damien's face says it all. Damien Smith will likely never forget turning nine. On Nov. 21, the Shuswap boy received hundreds of birthday cards and gifts from complete strangers, as well as a
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