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  1. Defence says teen's death manslaughter, not murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 4 | The Daily Courier

    ... months later, Foerster agreed he wouldn't have killed her if she hadn't fought. Cell-tower records show he drove from Lumby through Vernon and arrived in the small town of Armstrong two hours before the attack. Instead of looking for consensual sex ...

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  2. Communities get grantsRead the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | Vernon Morning Star

    ... $53,298 while the North Okanagan Regional District will get $41,596. There is $8,674 for Coldstream and $7,980 for Lumby. Armstrong will receive $3,036 and Enderby will get $4,973. "By signing the Climate Action Charter these communities are showing ...

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  3. B.C. moving to restructure timber-management systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 1 | The Globe and Mail

    Students from Charles Bloom high school in Lumby, B.C., run a cable out to a cut log to be towed as part of the school's forestry program.

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  4. Earth Hour results are inRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 30 | Castanet.net

    ... electricity load was reduced by one percent, the equivalent of turning off about 1.4 million lights. In the Okanagan, Lumby residents did the best job turning out the lights, reducing their energy consumption by 4 per cent. Coldstream was next at ...

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  5. Armstrong teen suffered numerous, potentially fatal injuriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 26 | Kelowna Capital News

    ... Records show Foerster used his phone Oct. 31, 2011 on a path fromVernon, through Armstrong, onto Enderby and into Lumby. Calls were bounced off towers in Armstrong between 3:45 p.m. and 4:46 p.m. He didn't make another call until he went to Enderby ...

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  6. Armstrong teen suffered numerous, potentially fatal injuriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 26 | Vernon Morning Star

    ... Records show Foerster used his phone Oct. 31, 2011 on a path fromVernon, through Armstrong, onto Enderby and into Lumby. Calls were bounced off towers in Armstrong between 3:45 p.m. and 4:46 p.m. He didn't make another call until he went to Enderby ...

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  7. Snowmobiler injuredRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 23 | Castanet.net

    ... area they were in. COSAR pinged a cell phone to get the location, but an error showed the cell phone operator in the Lumby region where the group was not. A second attempt at pinging the phone did lead search crews to the correct location, but COSAR ...

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  8. Inquest into the death of a Lumby youth postponedRead the original story

    Friday Mar 21 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... states a press release. The inquest arises out of an industrial accident which occurred June 15, 2013. Haslam, 18, of Lumby, was killed while working at Tolko's Lavington division. A new date for the inquest has not been determined yet. An inquest ...

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  9. Stork Report: New arrivalsRead the original story

    Friday Mar 21 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... and Brad Howell of Lavington, a boy, 6 lbs. 5 oz., named Chael Bradley . A grandson for Shannon and Don Carlson of Lumby, B.C; Bob and Brenda Howell of Fruitvale, B.C. A great-grandson for Peggy Tinney and Mick Sutter of Squamish, B.C. March 6: Born ...

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  10. Sacrifices for sporting successRead the original story

    Friday Mar 21 | Coast Reporter

    ... group of young women further up the Coast in Pender Harbour who qualified for the single A girls provincials in Lumby. They only won one game and finished 15th among the 16-team field, but in a school that has only 97 students this year, just ...

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  11. Council targets smoke-free LumbyRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2014 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... involved Okanagan College nursing students and the Interior Health Authority. "The goal is to establish a smoke-free Lumby through promotion of tobacco avoidance for youth, raising the negative effects of tobacco use," said Tom Kadla, Lumby's chief ...

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  12. Eagles fly to B.C. bronze, Pudlas tournament MVPRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2014 | Prince George Citizen

    After celebrating the Cedars Christian Eagles' bronze-medal win at the single-A girls basketball provincial championship in Lumby, the Eagles lined up for the individual award ceremony.

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  13. Penticton midgets won't repeat as champsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2014 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... the Penticton peewee Game Action Photo Raptors won the District Super League in Clearwater. The Raptors defeated the Lumby stars 5-4. We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for ...

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  14. Immaculata Mustangs repeat as B.C. champsRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2014 | Kelowna Capital News

    ... is back on top in 2014. Dino Gini's Immaculata Mustangs defeated the rival Kelowna Christian Knights 69-49 Saturday in Lumby to win the B.C. girls' senior A championship for the second straight year. Ranked No. 1 all season, Immaculata rolled over ...

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  15. Okanagan cheese recalledRead the original story

    Mar 14, 2014 | Castanet.net

    ... of Listeria contamination. Okanagan's Choice Cheese brand shredded cheese products, which are made by Castle Cheese in Lumby, have been recalled in BC, Alberta and Manitoba. Food contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes may not look or smell spoiled ...

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  16. Stork Report: New arrivalsRead the original story

    Mar 14, 2014 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Feb. 19: Born to Conrad and Erin Lavallee of Lumby, a boy, 9 lbs. 4 oz.,named Landon Troy .

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  17. Vees eyeing back-to-back titlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2014 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... Amateur Hockey Association playoff action, Penticton defeated Vernon in the Valley midget recreations final in Lumby. In the bantam final, the Vernon Sharks edged Penticton 2-1. Brayden Jones scored Penticton's goal with 1:29 left in the second ...

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  18. Immaculata Mustangs repeat as B.C. champsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2014 | Kelowna Capital News

    ... is back on top in 2014. Dino Gini's Immaculata Mustangs defeated the rival Kelowna Christian Knights 69-49 Saturday in Lumby to win the B.C. girls' senior A championship for the second straight year. Ranked No. 1 all season, Immaculata rolled over ...

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  19. Panthers finish sixth at B.C. hoopsRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2014 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... the Kelowna Christian Knights 69-49 in Saturday night's final of the B.C. Senior A Girls Basketball Championships in Lumby. Hannah Johnson of Immaculata was chosen Top defender, while the first all-star team consisted of Mustangs' Ashlyn Day, Emma ...

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  20. Snowmobiler dies after being caught in Okanagan avalancheRead the original story

    Mar 8, 2014 | CBC News

    ... being caught in an avalanche while snowmobiling in an area roughly 50 kilometres east of Vernon. Mounties with the Lumby detachment, along with Vernon Search and Rescue personnel, were dispatched to the avalanche site near the Keefer Lake resort ...

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