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  1. EDITORIAL: Lumby's movie stance surprisingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Lumby officials aren't budging from their long-standing policy of not pumping even a nickel into the Okanagan Film Commission. The village's 2015 budget was adopted Monday without any funds being directed towards the OFC, partly because no one from the agency appeared before them.


  2. Revelstoke bantam squad heading to provincialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... squad leapt in celebration. Revelstoke's atom team play in their league finals tonight in Sicamous, where they take on Lumby. Last week, the boys tied Salmon Arm in Sicamous 4-4 and beat Vernon 12-1. They then faced Vernon again in the semi-finals, ...


  3. Cods go Irish for St. Paddy'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... matinee performance at the Creekside Theatre in Lake Country March 15, followed by the Charles Bloom Theatre in Lumby March 16, before rounding out the tour in Vernon at the Powerhouse Theatre on St. Patrick's Day. "Over the past several years, Cod ...


  4. Rai leads Rattlers into Valley ChampionshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Osoyoos Times

    The Osoyoos Secondary School Rattlers senior boys basketball team is hoping to qualify for the provincial championships when they travel to Lumby this week for the Okanagan Valley championship tournament. Head coach Casey Brouwer is confident his talented squad can attain their goal to reach the provincials.


  5. Eagles set to soar at ProvincialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Agassiz Harrison Observer

    ... in the Fraser Valley final on Saturday night to Langley Christian, the #2 ranked team in BC. The Eagles will be in Lumby from Tuesday March 3-Saturday March 8 for the Provincial Tournament. Follow the results and watch games online at ...


  6. Beyond the Headlines: Lights, camera, free rideRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... was bumped up a couple of notches when Sir Anthony Hopkins, Ray Liotta and Julia Stiles brought Go With Me to Enderby, Lumby and Vernon in 2014. It's taken a lot of hard work on the part of Jon Summerland, with the Okanagan Film Commission, who is ...


  7. NSS girls headed to provincialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Arrow Lakes News

    ... hopefuls vying to become one of the 16 teams to qualify for the provincial championship games being held this year in Lumby from March 4-7. The NSS Cougars boys' team heads to Fernie Friday for their chance at zone playoffs. We encourage an open ...


  8. Lumby pursues grantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Vernon Morning Star

    Lumby council will ask the Southern Interior Local Government Association to consider a resolution that calls for a new category for communities under 5,000 people when seeking federal and provincial grants. "We are currently being grouped in with places like Kelowna and Vernon," said Mayor Kevin Acton of the current grant structure that classifies small communities as any area with less than 100,000 people.


  9. Slide closes Hwy 6Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 |

    ... the road as well." Early this morning, the highway was also reduced to single-lane alternating traffic six km east of Lumby for a vehicle incident. That incident has since been cleared.


  10. Mayor and staff deliver the goodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 15 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    I read Dorothy Gagne's letter in a recent edition of The Morning Star and I just about choked. This individual does not portray the feelings of the vast majority of taxpayers in Lumby.


  11. Closure strands residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 |

    The bridge is more than 60 years old and connects dozens of residents along Trinity Valley Road, which is used as an alternate route between Lumby and Enderby. The problem for residents is construction has closed the road during daylight hours and causes those living on the other side of the river to drive approximately one hour south along a gravel logging road to Lumby, before continuing on to their destination.


  12. Krafting a bad hockey futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Squamish Chief

    ... the 2015 Kraft Hockeyville nominations - which closed on Monday. Lillooet has been nominated. So has some place called Lumby. Greenwood, B.C. - known as Canada's smallest city - is also on the list. You know what town is nowhere to be found? ... 1 comment

  13. True Leaf goes publicRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 |

    A company hoping to bring the healing and nutritional power of cannabis to humans and the animal kingdom has gone public. True Leaf Medicine International, based in Lumby, made the announcement Feb. 9 and is trading on the Canadian Securities Exchange under the symbol MJ.


  14. Company behind Lumby medical marijuana project goes publicRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | GlobalNews

    A company hoping to produce medical marijuana in Lumby has gone public. True Leaf Medicine International's shares are now trading on the Canadian Securities Exchange.


  15. Lumby fires off support for gun rangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | Vernon Morning Star

    Council has agreed to write a letter of support for Michael O'Rourke, who wants to build a range at the five-kilometre mark on the Burnyeat Forest Service Road in Trinity Valley. "It's something we don't have around here," said Mayor Kevin Acton of the 1,000-metre distance for shooting.


  16. Stork Report: New arrivalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... . A brother for Cameron, Clayton, Brady. A grandson for Mike and Margaret Lyons of Enderby, B.C.; Wendy Riguidel of Lumby, B.C.; Larry Riguidel of Lavington, B.C. A great-grandson for Lloyd and Donna Riguidel of Lavington. We encourage an open ...


  17. Finding history's voiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2015 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... in his interview. "At one time, the board of trade published that I was the first white child born in the village of Lumby," said Inglis. Budd, who also wrote Voices of B.C., is impressed with how Orchard's recordings focus on the average person. ...


  18. Beyond the Headlines: Taking a standRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... the grassroots conservation work is also done by fish and game club volunteers, including in Lake Country, Vernon and Lumby. They understand the value of a healthy environment and have a vested interest in preserving it for the future. The BCWF and ...


  19. Valley film industry heating upRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 |

    ... need snow on the higher elevation lakes for filming ... it could be at Beaver or Bear Lake, perhaps Echo Lake near Lumby." "I had 10 location link (scouting) requests in one day last week. Normally, I might get that many in a month. It's a good ...


  20. Wildlife limits under fire at rallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2015 | Vernon Morning Star

    ... Eric Foster, Vernon-Monashee MLA, says he has received some complaints about the allocations and he has talked to the Lumby and Vernon fish and game clubs. "They have legitimate concerns but a whole lot goes into this (establishing allocations) such ...